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Kendrick Meek

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Kendrick Meek
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U.S. House, Florida, District 17
Former member
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2011
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2010
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Date of birthSeptember 6, 1966
Place of birthMiami, Florida
ProfessionPolice officer
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Kendrick Meek was a Democratic member of the U.S. House, representing the 17th District of Florida.

Issues

On The Issues Vote Match

Kendrick Meek's Vote Match results from On The Issues.
See also: On The Issues Vote Match

On The Issues conducts a VoteMatch analysis of elected officials based on 20 issue areas. Rather than relying on incumbents to complete the quiz themselves, the VoteMatch analysis is conducted using voting records, statements to the media, debate transcripts or citations from books authored by or about the candidate. Based on the results of the quiz, Meek is a Populist-Leaning Liberal. Meek received a score of 72 percent on social issues and 8 percent on economic issues.[1]

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The table below contains the results of analysis compiled by staff at On The Issues.

On The Issues Vote Quiz[2]
Economic Issues Social Issues
Issue Stance Issue Stance
Legally require hiring women & minorities Strongly Favors Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right Strongly Favors
Expand ObamaCare Strongly Favors Comfortable with same-sex marriage Strongly Favors
Vouchers for school choice Strongly Opposes Keep God in the public sphere Opposes
Absolute right to gun ownership Strongly Opposes Human needs over animal rights Strongly Opposes
Higher taxes on the wealthy Strongly Favors Stricter punishment reduces crime Opposes
Support & expand free trade Favors Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens Strongly Favors
Stricter limits on political campaign funds Strongly Favors Maintain US sovereignty from UN Strongly Opposes
Prioritize green energy Strongly Favors Expand the military Opposes
Stimulus better than market-led recovery Strongly Favors Stay out of Iran Strongly Favors
Privatize Social Security Strongly Opposes Never legalize marijuana Opposes
Note: Information last updated: April 19, 2015.[1] If you notice the rating has changed, email us.

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