2005-06 Mass Scorecard for Gubernatorial candidate Kerry Healey

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Republican Challenger
Office: 85 Merrimac St., #300, Boston MA 02114
Phone: (617) (617) 523-0844
E-mail: [email protected]
Website: http://www.HealeyCommittee.com

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Fundamental Issue in MassDems' Party Platform
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Summary of related issue put to vote
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This candidate's stance on this issue Party platform on this issue
Part I: CIVIL RIGHTS
  Clause 9: Same-sex marriage
Sep 14, 2005:Affirming marriage for heterosexuals only Healey: YESPlatform: NO
Part II: HEALTH CARE
  Clause 14: Stem cell research
May 31, 2005:Overriding veto on Stem Cell Research Bill Healey: YESPlatform: YES
  Clause 11 & 12: MassHealth Nov 3, 2005:Increasing benefits under MassHealth Healey: NOPlatform: YES
Part III: EDUCATION
  Full Funding
Jun 4, 2003:Allow municipal meals tax, in addition to state meals tax Healey: NOPlatform: YES
  Full Funding Jul 20, 2004:moratorium on expansion of charter schools Healey: NOPlatform: YES
Part IV: ECONOMIC GROWTH (No votes on which to base response)
Part V: LABOR
  Clause 13: Immigrant rights
Jan 11, 2006:Allowing in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants Healey: NOPlatform: YES
Part VI: HOUSING (No votes on which to base response)
Part VII: SOCIAL SECURITY (No votes on which to base response)
Part VIII: ENVIRONMENT (No votes on which to base response)
Part IX: CONSUMER PROTECTION (No votes on which to base response)
Part X: SAFETY AND CRIME
  Clause 3: Death penalty
Nov 15, 2005:Reinstating capital punishment Healey: YESPlatform: NO
Part XI: VOTING PROCEDURES (No votes on which to base response)
Part XII: TAXES AND SERVICES
  Clause 4: Local aid
Apr 29, 2005:Replacing restrictions on local aid allocations Healey: YESPlatform: YES
  Clause 1: Condemn tax cuts Oct 18, 2005:Postponing reduction of income tax to 5% Healey: NOPlatform: YES
Number of votes in 2005-06 in accord with Democratic Party Platform: 2 out of 9 votes.
Summary letter grade:
A=90% or better; B=80%; C=70%; D=60%; F=below 60%
F

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Part I: CIVIL RIGHTS
Part II: HEALTH CARE
Part III: EDUCATION
Part IV: ECONOMIC GROWTH
Part V: LABOR
Part VI: HOUSING
Part VII: SOCIAL SECURITY
Part VIII: ENVIRONMENT
Part IX: CONSUMER PROTECTION
Part X: SAFETY AND CRIME
Part XI: VOTING PROCEDURES
Part XII: TAXES AND SERVICES

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