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Former Democratic Representative (OR-1):
Elizabeth Furse on the Issues

Elizabeth Furse on Abortion

  • Recommended by EMILY's List of pro-choice women. (Apr 2001)
  • Protect the reproductive rights of women. (Jan 1993)

Elizabeth Furse on Budget & Economy

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Civil Rights

  • Voted NO on ending preferential treatment by race in college admissions. (May 1998)

Elizabeth Furse on Corporations

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Crime

  • Voted YES on maintaining right of habeas corpus in Death Penalty Appeals. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted NO on making federal death penalty appeals harder. (Feb 1995)
  • Voted YES on replacing death penalty with life imprisonment. (Apr 1994)
  • Stricter sentencing for hate crimes. (Mar 1993)
  • More prison cells; more truth in sentencing. (Nov 1993)
  • Life imprisonment for repeat sexual predators. (Mar 1994)

Elizabeth Furse on Drugs

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Education

  • Voted NO on allowing vouchers in DC schools. (Aug 1998)
  • Voted NO on vouchers for private & parochial schools. (Nov 1997)
  • Voted NO on giving federal aid only to schools allowing voluntary prayer. (Mar 1994)
  • Make employee educational assistance tax-deductible. (Jan 1993)

Elizabeth Furse on Energy & Oil

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Environment

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Families & Children

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Foreign Policy

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Free Trade

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Government Reform

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Gun Control

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Health Care

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Homeland Security

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Immigration

  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)

Elizabeth Furse on Jobs

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Principles & Values

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Social Security

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Tax Reform

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on War & Peace

No stance on record.

Elizabeth Furse on Welfare & Poverty

  • Increase the earned income tax credit. (Jan 1993)