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Jerry Carl's Issue Positions (Political Courage Test)

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Jerry Carl has failed to provide voters with positions on key issues covered by the 2020 Political Courage Test, despite repeated requests from Vote Smart and voters like you.

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Issue Positions

For Presidential and Congressional candidates who refuse to provide voters with their positions, Vote Smart has researched their public records to determine their likely responses. These issue positions are from 2020.

  • "I stand for life and will always protect the unborn. I’m proud of the fetal heartbeat bill signed into law in neighboring Georgia and think we need one on the federal level." (www.facebook.com)
  • "He believes every life is worth fighting for – born and unborn – and will fight to protect all life from the moment of conception." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "I’m pleased to see that the budget deal reached by federal lawmakers keeps the Hyde amendment (which prohibits taxpayer-funded abortions)" (www.facebook.com)
  • "Will fight to protect all life from the moment of conception and will fight the radical left which is promoting abortion through the third trimester." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "Thanks to President Trump’s America First Agenda, wages continue to go up, while taxes and unemployment continue to go down. South Alabama needs a congressman who will fight to continue building on this momentum and keep our economy thriving." (www.facebook.com)
  • "I’m proud of signing the Taxpayer Protection Pledge from Americans for Tax Reform. Alabamians and Americans are already taxed enough! We have a spending problem, not a revenue problem, and I’ll always oppose efforts in Congress to raise taxes on hard-working families." (www.facebook.com)
  • "Will vote to make President Trump’s tax cuts permanent and fight the liberals who have proposed a tax rate of 90% on our job creators." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "Oppose any efforts that would create a big government, Medicare for all system and instead supports efforts for a personalized, patient-centered approach that ensures competition, covers pre-existing conditions, and lowers the costs of healthcare premiums." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • "Supports all efforts to fully fund and rebuild our nation’s military at levels our generals believe is needed and will vote to provide the pay increases our men and women in military uniform deserve." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "I understand economic development, and I’ll work from the federal level to continue growing our district and bringing in more jobs." (www.facebook.com)
  • "Supports bipartisan legislation that will return Alabama’s tax dollars to our state to repair our roads, bridges, and waterways so badly in need of help." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "Will vote to make President Trump’s tax cuts permanent and fight the liberals who have proposed a tax rate of 90% on our job creators." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • "While gun-grabbing liberals work hard to take away our freedoms, Jerry will oppose any legislation that takes away your right to protect yourself and your loved ones." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "This campaign is ready to protect our 2nd Amendment rights from the Hollywood elite and socialists." (www.facebook.com)
  • "Repeal and replace Obamacare once and for all". (jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "Repeal and replace Obamacare once and for all." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "Oppose any efforts that would create a big government, Medicare for all system and instead supports efforts for a personalized, patient-centered approach that ensures competition, covers pre-existing conditions, and lowers the costs of healthcare premiums." (jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • "Simply put, Jerry believes we must build the wall and build it now." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • "Build the wall and build it now!" (www.facebook.com)
  • "It’s about time! We’ve got to stand with @realDonaldTrump to reclaim our border. #BuildTheWall and build it now!" (twitter.com)
  • "Will vote to fully fund the wall along our southern border and supports any available resource being deployed to keep our country safe – concrete barriers, drones, increased patrol, fully funding of ICE." (www.jerrycarlforcongress.com)
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
  • Despite exhaustive research, Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.

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