Here is a brief snapshot of how Presidential candidate Fred Thompson stands on the issues.
Opposed to partial birth abortions.
Supports banning abortion on military bases.
Supports increased penalties for drug offenses.
Supports increased funding for international drug control.
Supports school vouchers.
Opposes national student testing.
Energy & Oil
Supports drilling in the Alaskan Wildlife Refuge.
Supports the defunding renewable & solar energy.
Opposes campaign donations from unions and corporations.
Supports the Presidental line-item veto.
Opposes background checks at gun shows.
Opposes more penalties for gun violations.
Opposes patients suing HMOs.
Supports the GOP version of Medicare prescription drug benefits.
Supports allowing foreign workers into US for farm work.
Opposes welfare for illegal immigrants.
Supports personal retirement accounts.
Supports requirement for super-majority to increase tax.
Suuports an across-the-board spending cut.