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Conor Lamb
(Democrat, district 17)
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Conor Lamb on Abortion
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  • Personally opposes abortion but will support it politically. (Mar 2018)
Conor Lamb on Budget & Economy
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  • PVS:Federal spending for economic stimulus. (Aug 2018)
  • Voted YES on $900 billion COVID relief package. (Dec 2020)
  • $1.9 trillion ARPA bill for COVID relief. (Mar 2021)
Conor Lamb on Civil Rights
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  • CC:Protect sexual preference as a civil right. (Jul 2018)
  • Sponsored bill for ratifying Equal Rights Amendment. (Mar 2021)
Conor Lamb on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Conor Lamb on Crime
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  • Pursue and prosecute the criminals; aid the victims. (Mar 2018)
  • First step: reduce recidivism & mass incarceration. (Dec 2018)
  • Stricter rules for law enforcement accountability. (Mar 2021)
Conor Lamb on Drugs
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  • Urgent action to bring Rx painkillers & dealers to justice. (Mar 2018)
Conor Lamb on Education
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  • Student loan system needs major revamping; allow refinancing. (Mar 2018)
  • Voted YES on private lawsuits for school race discrimination. (Sep 2020)
Conor Lamb on Energy & Oil
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  • Supports energy development; government shouldn't impede it. (Mar 2018)
  • PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar. (Aug 2018)
  • Sponsored bill to assist rural electric renewable energy. (Sep 2020)
Conor Lamb on Environment
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  • Pro-environment but supports fracking. (Feb 2018)
Conor Lamb on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Conor Lamb on Foreign Policy
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  • Voted YES to monitor forced Uyghur labor in Xinjiang. (Sep 2020)
Conor Lamb on Free Trade
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  • New tariffs on steel/aluminum will level the playing field. (Mar 2018)
Conor Lamb on Government Reform
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  • Does not accept contributions from corporate PACs. (Oct 2018)
  • Right to vote is the foundation of our entire democracy. (Sep 2018)
  • Establish "My Voice Voucher" small campaign contributions. (Jul 2018)
  • Public financing of federal campaigns by voter vouchers. (Jul 2018)
  • Automatic voter registration for all citizens. (Jul 2018)
  • Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access. (Mar 2019)
  • Sponsored bill to expand voter registration and voter access. (Feb 2021)
  • Sponsored impeachment of Trump for inciting insurrection. (Jan 2021)
  • Sponsored bill for statehood for Washington D.C. (Jan 2021)
  • Sponsored "Protecting Our Democracy" to restrict president. (Dec 2021)
Conor Lamb on Gun Control
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  • Put the background check law into full effect. (Mar 2018)
  • Unrestricted right to bear arms, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
  • Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer. (Jan 2019)
  • Sponsored bill for background checks for private transfers. (Mar 2021)
Conor Lamb on Health Care
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  • Fix broken parts of ObamaCare, don't kill the entire package. (Mar 2018)
  • Keep healthcare mandate, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
  • Keep ObamaCare, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
Conor Lamb on Homeland Security
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  • Combat international and domestic Islamophobia. (Dec 2021)
Conor Lamb on Immigration
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  • Census is too important to be affected by partisan politics. (Sep 2018)
  • Work with the illegal immigrants; get them out of the dark. (Feb 2018)
  • Increase both high-skill and family-based visa caps. (Feb 2019)
  • Disallow immigration bans based on religion. (Apr 2021)
Conor Lamb on Jobs
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  • Unions secure benefits and get jobs done. (Mar 2018)
  • Fight for job training to prepare people for real jobs. (Mar 2018)
  • Sponsored bill for strengthening union organizing. (Mar 2021)
Conor Lamb on Principles & Values
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  • Certify 2020 Presidential election as fully & fairly counted. (Jan 2021)
  • Create Commission to investigate Jan. 6 Capitol riots. (Jun 2021)
  • Member of the bipartisan House Problem Solvers Caucus. (Jul 2021)
Conor Lamb on Social Security
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  • Preserve and protect Social Security and Medicare. (Sep 2018)
  • Fight all attempts to cut into social security benefits. (Mar 2018)
Conor Lamb on Tax Reform
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  • Opposes tax bill for throwing crumbs to the middle class. (Mar 2018)
  • CC:Reverse federal income tax cuts. (Jul 2018)
  • PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget. (Aug 2018)
Conor Lamb on Technology
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  • We cannot put off infrastructure investment any longer. (Mar 2018)
Conor Lamb on War & Peace
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  • No military force against Iran without Congress approval. (Feb 2020)
  • Repeal 2002 Military Force Authorization against Iraq. (Jun 2021)
Conor Lamb on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(0 points on Social scale)
Personally opposes abortion but will support it politically: No opin. on topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Voted YES on private lawsuits for school race discrimination: Favors topic 2
Sponsored bill for ratifying Equal Rights Amendment: Strongly Favors topic 2
Combat international and domestic Islamophobia: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
CC:Protect sexual preference as a civil right: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Fix broken parts of ObamaCare, don't kill the entire package: Strongly Favors topic 5
Keep healthcare mandate, according to CC survey: Strongly Favors topic 5
Keep ObamaCare, according to PVS survey: Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Preserve and protect Social Security and Medicare: Opposes topic 6
Fight all attempts to cut into social security benefits: Strongly Opposes topic 6
No opinion on topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+2 points on Social scale)
Pro-environment but supports fracking: Opposes topic 8
Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+2 points on Social scale)
Pursue and prosecute the criminals; aid the victims: Favors topic 9
First step: reduce recidivism & mass incarceration: Opposes topic 9
Stricter rules for law enforcement accountability: Opposes topic 9
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Put the background check law into full effect: Opposes topic 10
Unrestricted right to bear arms, according to CC survey: Strongly Favors topic 10
Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Sponsored bill for background checks for private transfers: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes tax bill for throwing crumbs to the middle class: Strongly Favors topic 11
CC:Reverse federal income tax cuts: Favors topic 11
PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget: Favors topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+2 points on Social scale)
Census is too important to be affected by partisan politics: Opposes topic 12
Work with the illegal immigrants; get them out of the dark: Strongly Favors topic 12
Increase both high-skill and family-based visa caps: Favors topic 12
Disallow immigration bans based on religion: Favors topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
New tariffs on steel/aluminum will level the playing field: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Voted YES to monitor forced Uyghur labor in Xinjiang: Favors topic 14
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Right to vote is the foundation of our entire democracy: Favors topic 16
Establish "My Voice Voucher" small campaign contributions: Strongly Favors topic 16
Public financing of federal campaigns by voter vouchers: Favors topic 16
Automatic voter registration for all citizens: Strongly Favors topic 16
Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access: Favors topic 16
Sponsored bill to expand voter registration and voter access: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+5 points on Social scale)
No military force against Iran without Congress approval: Strongly Favors topic 17
Repeal 2002 Military Force Authorization against Iraq: Favors topic 17
Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Supports energy development; government shouldn't impede it: Opposes topic 18
PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar: Strongly Favors topic 18
Sponsored bill to assist rural electric renewable energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-3 points on Social scale)
Urgent action to bring Rx painkillers & dealers to justice: Favors topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Fight for job training to prepare people for real jobs: Favors topic 20
PVS:Federal spending for economic stimulus: Strongly Favors topic 20
Voted YES on $900 billion COVID relief package: Favors topic 20
$1.9 trillion ARPA bill for COVID relief: Favors topic 20

Conor Lamb is a Populist-Leaning Liberal
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