Joyce Beatty is currently being tested through the 2022 Political Courage Test.
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.
|Pro-choice||Do you generally support pro-choice or pro-life legislation?|
|I am an advocate for allowing a woman to have the right to make her own choices about her body versus government.|
|Yes||In order to balance the budget, do you support an income tax increase on any tax bracket?|
|Yes||In order to balance the budget, do you support reducing defense spending?|
|I support the top one percent of income earners having an increase to balance the budget I support funding our military but would not be opposed to using unspent military dollars to balance the budget services to aid our children, citizens and seniors.|
|Yes||Do you support the regulation of indirect campaign contributions from corporations and unions?|
|Yes||Do you support federal spending as a means of promoting economic growth?|
|No||Do you support lowering corporate taxes as a means of promoting economic growth?|
|This administration has already greatly lowered corporate taxes--and certainly more than individual tax rates.|
|Yes||Do you support government funding for the development of renewable energy (e.g. solar, wind, thermal)?|
|Yes||Do you support the federal regulation of greenhouse gas emissions?|
|No||Do you support the construction of a wall along the Mexican border?|
|No||Do you support requiring immigrants who are unlawfully present to return to their country of origin before they are eligible for citizenship?|
|Yes||Should the United States use military force in order to prevent governments hostile to the U.S. from possessing a nuclear weapon?|
|No||Do you support increased American intervention in Middle Eastern conflicts beyond air support?|
|I support military force only when absolutely necessary.|
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