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Mark Harris on Abortion
Click here for 4 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Pro-life; no exceptions for rape or incest. (Oct 2018)
  • Life begins at conception; no exceptions on taking life. (Sep 2018)
  • CC:De-fund Planned Parenthood. (Jul 2018)
  • CC:Parental notification for abortions by minors. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on Budget & Economy
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  • Pass a balanced budget; ensure competition to drive growth. (Sep 2018)
  • Public/private partnerships to bring economic development. (Sep 2018)
  • CC:Balanced Budget Consitutional Amendment. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on Civil Rights
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  • Homosexuality is a sin, and a choice. (Oct 2018)
  • CC:Sexual preference is not a protected right. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on Corporations
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  • Lowering corporate taxes will produce more growth. (Oct 2018)
  • Continue to lower corporate tax rates. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Crime
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  • Supports the death penalty. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Drugs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Mark Harris on Education
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  • Supports funding private schools with public money. (Oct 2018)
  • No tuition-free public college. (Sep 2018)
  • CC:Vouchers for private schools. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on Energy & Oil
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  • Government should not pick winners & losers in green energy. (Oct 2018)
  • Regulating climate change is not a government responsibility. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Environment
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  • Eliminate regulatory red tape on states' resources. (Oct 2018)
Mark Harris on Families & Children
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  • Marriages are one-man-one-woman; so are bathrooms. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Foreign Policy
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  • Protect our sovereignty from the United Nations. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Free Trade
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  • Not a fan of tarrifs, but ok as negotiating tool. (Oct 2018)
Mark Harris on Government Reform
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  • Supports regulating indirect campaign contributions. (Oct 2018)
  • Sanctity of ballot box is essential; Federal guidelines ok. (Sep 2018)
  • More disclosure & less regulation of campaign finance. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Gun Control
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  • More gun laws are not the answer. (Oct 2018)
  • More restrictive gun control doesn't protect public safety. (Sep 2018)
  • Outcry for gun laws is misguided & won't reduce gun violence. (Sep 2018)
  • Unrestricted right to bear arms, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on Health Care
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  • Replace ObamaCare with market-based patient-driven reform. (Oct 2018)
  • Market-based and patient driven reform. (Sep 2018)
  • Health insurance is not a government responsibility. (Sep 2018)
  • More prevention; avoid using emergency room for primary care. (Sep 2018)
  • Repeal healthcare mandate, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on Homeland Security
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  • Peace maintained via a strong military. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Immigration
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  • Pathway to citizenship rewards lawbreaking. (Oct 2018)
  • Build the border wall, not sanctuary cities. (Sep 2018)
  • Secure our borders by building a wall. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Jobs
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  • Opposes minimum wage increase, and spending to create jobs. (Oct 2018)
  • Job creators reduce unemployment, not "Livable income". (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Principles & Values
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  • Won 2018 election by 905 votes, but NC investigating fraud. (Dec 2018)
  • Our limited government established by Judeo-Christian values. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Social Security
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  • Aim to keep Social Security solvent. (Nov 2018)
  • Supports gradual privatization of Social Security. (Oct 2018)
  • Reverse death spiral with complete overhaul. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Tax Reform
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  • CC:Make federal income tax cuts permanent. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on Technology
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  • Opposes net neutrality. (Oct 2018)
  • Local matching ensures that Feds fund right infrastructure. (Sep 2018)
  • CC:Secure the grid against terrorism. (Jul 2018)
Mark Harris on War & Peace
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  • Help defend Israel; the enemy is Islamic Terrorism. (Sep 2018)
Mark Harris on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-3 points on Social scale)
Pro-life; no exceptions for rape or incest: Strongly Favors topic 1
Life begins at conception; no exceptions on taking life: Strongly Opposes topic 1
CC:De-fund Planned Parenthood: Opposes topic 1
CC:Parental notification for abortions by minors: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Homosexuality is a sin, and a choice: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Marriages are one-man-one-woman; so are bathrooms: Strongly Opposes topic 3
CC:Sexual preference is not a protected right: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
Our limited government established by Judeo-Christian values: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Replace ObamaCare with market-based patient-driven reform: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Market-based and patient driven reform: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Health insurance is not a government responsibility: Strongly Opposes topic 5
More prevention; avoid using emergency room for primary care: Favors topic 5
Repeal healthcare mandate, according to CC survey: Opposes topic 5
Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Aim to keep Social Security solvent: Opposes topic 6
Supports gradual privatization of Social Security: Strongly Favors topic 6
Reverse death spiral with complete overhaul: Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Supports funding private schools with public money: Favors topic 7
CC:Vouchers for private schools: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-5 points on Social scale)
Eliminate regulatory red tape on states' resources: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports the death penalty: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
More gun laws are not the answer: Strongly Favors topic 10
More restrictive gun control doesn't protect public safety: Strongly Favors topic 10
Outcry for gun laws is misguided & won't reduce gun violence: Strongly Favors topic 10
Unrestricted right to bear arms, according to CC survey: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Lowering corporate taxes will produce more growth: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Continue to lower corporate tax rates: Strongly Opposes topic 11
CC:Make federal income tax cuts permanent: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Pathway to citizenship rewards lawbreaking: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Build the border wall, not sanctuary cities: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Secure our borders by building a wall: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Not a fan of tarrifs, but ok as negotiating tool: Opposes topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Protect our sovereignty from the United Nations: Strongly Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Peace maintained via a strong military: Strongly Favors topic 15
CC:Secure the grid against terrorism: Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(0 points on Social scale)
Sanctity of ballot box is essential; Federal guidelines ok: Favors topic 16
More disclosure & less regulation of campaign finance: Opposes topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-5 points on Social scale)
Help defend Israel; the enemy is Islamic Terrorism: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Government should not pick winners & losers in green energy: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Regulating climate change is not a government responsibility: Strongly Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes minimum wage increase, and spending to create jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Pass a balanced budget; ensure competition to drive growth: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Public/private partnerships to bring economic development: Opposes topic 20
CC:Balanced Budget Consitutional Amendment: Opposes topic 20

Mark Harris is a Hard-Core Conservative.
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