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Kevin McCarthy’s policy on torture

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Should the military be allowed to use enhanced interrogation techniques, such as waterboarding, to gain information from suspected terrorists?

  Kevin McCarthy voterbaseYes

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Kevin McCarthy voters

Answer: Yes

Importance: Somewhat Important

Reference: Analysis of answers from 5 voters that have pledged to vote for Kevin McCarthy in the 2020 California District 23 US House of Representatives election.

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Republican Party Answer: Yes, we must use any means necessary to prevent terrorism

Importance: Most Important

Reference: “Loose talk" about waterboarding by Republican candidates in the 2016 presidential campaign drew a sharp rebuke from Senator John...” ‐reuters.com

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Republican Party Voters’ Answer: Yes

Importance: Somewhat Important

Reference: Analysis of answers from 2,977 voters that identify as Republican.

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