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Mark Curran on Abortion
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  • IL Right to Life Action: rated most prolife in Senate race. (Jan 2020)
  • Pro-life, only allow abortion to save life of mother. (Aug 2019)
  • Opposed partial-birth abortion. (Aug 2019)
Mark Curran on Budget & Economy
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  • Would support and lead on Balanced Budget Amendment. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Civil Rights
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  • Launched online petition to remove Confederate statue. (Jan 2020)
  • The wrong people moved in, and changed Lake County. (Aug 2019)
  • Gay marriage against interests of children & society. (May 2013)
Mark Curran on Corporations
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Mark Curran on Crime
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Mark Curran on Drugs
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  • Key to solving opioid epidemic is border security. (Sep 2019)
Mark Curran on Education
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  • There is no student loan crisis: against "free college". (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Energy & Oil
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  • Not convinced climate change is current threat to humankind. (Jan 2020)
  • Opposes "far-left radical environmental agenda". (Sep 2019)
Mark Curran on Environment
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  • Corporate polluters should be prosecuted and sent to prison. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Families & Children
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Mark Curran on Foreign Policy
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  • Some Islamic nations not ripe for democracy. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Free Trade
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  • Tariffs may be necessary; subsidize farmers if required. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Government Reform
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  • Supports term limits for Congress. (Oct 2019)
Mark Curran on Gun Control
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  • Absent amendment, many proposed laws unconstitutional. (Jan 2020)
  • Focus on mental health & video games, not guns. (Aug 2019)
Mark Curran on Health Care
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  • Study ACA to see what's working before deciding to repeal. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Homeland Security
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Mark Curran on Immigration
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  • For border wall; but path to citizenship for DREAMers. (Jan 2020)
  • Supports Trump on funding for border/ICE agents, border wall. (Sep 2019)
  • Backed bipartisan legislation with path for citizenship. (Aug 2019)
  • Deporting working people with families is absolutely wrong. (Oct 2011)
  • When rights of one are in jeopardy, rights of all are. (Oct 2011)
Mark Curran on Jobs
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Mark Curran on Principles & Values
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  • Bless us with four more years of Donald Trump. (May 2020)
Mark Curran on Social Security
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  • Local pensions invest the majority of money in the market. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Tax Reform
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  • Simplify tax code; against tax breaks for large corporations. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Technology
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Mark Curran on War & Peace
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  • Sanctions & possible bombing, to stop spread of nuclear arms. (Jan 2020)
Mark Curran on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
IL Right to Life Action: rated most prolife in Senate race: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Pro-life, only allow abortion to save life of mother: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposed partial-birth abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
The wrong people moved in, and changed Lake County: Opposes topic 2
When rights of one are in jeopardy, rights of all are: Favors topic 2
Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-3 points on Social scale)
Launched online petition to remove Confederate statue: Favors topic 3
Gay marriage against interests of children & society: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Bless us with four more years of Donald Trump: Favors topic 4
Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Study ACA to see what's working before deciding to repeal: Favors topic 5
Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Local pensions invest the majority of money in the market: Favors 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)
Corporate polluters should be prosecuted and sent to prison: Opposes topic 8
No opinion on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Absent amendment, many proposed laws unconstitutional: Strongly Favors topic 10
Focus on mental health & video games, not guns: Strongly Favors topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Simplify tax code; against tax breaks for large corporations: Favors topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+2 points on Social scale)
For border wall; but path to citizenship for DREAMers: Opposes topic 12
Supports Trump on funding for border/ICE agents, border wall: Opposes topic 12
Backed bipartisan legislation with path for citizenship: Favors topic 12
Deporting working people with families is absolutely wrong: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Tariffs may be necessary; subsidize farmers if required: Opposes topic 13
Opposes topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Some Islamic nations not ripe for democracy: Opposes topic 14
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-5 points on Social scale)
Sanctions & possible bombing, to stop spread of nuclear arms: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Not convinced climate change is current threat to humankind: Opposes topic 18
Opposes "far-left radical environmental agenda": Strongly Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-5 points on Social scale)
Key to solving opioid epidemic is border security: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Would support and lead on Balanced Budget Amendment: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Mark Curran is a Moderate Populist Conservative
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