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These are the issues and issue questions made available to candidates to provide voters with their positions and views on various issues. Since many candidates choose not to respond to many questions, pages are provided only where we have replies. Unfortunately, there are instances where candidates have provided no information.
Issues Questions Available to All Candidates
Reasons & Objectives  
  Why You Are Running for Office
  What You Want To Achieve if Elected
  The First Thing to Accomplish When Elected
  Areas You Would Most Concentrate On
  Entering Public Service
Issues Questions Available Only to U.S. President, U.S. House and U.S. Senate Candidates
Immigration  
  Immigration, a General Statement
  Arizona's Strict New Immigration Law
  English-Only Laws
  Review of the 14th Amendment
  Securing Our Borders
  Immigration Reform
  Deportation
  Citizenship for Illegal Immigrants
  Self-Deportation
  Visa Enforcement
  Real ID Act
  E-Verify System
  Database Of Foreigners
  Americanization
  Immigration Application Fees
  Border Fence
  Using National Guard Troops to Secure Mexican Border
  Driver’s Licenses to Illegals
  Employers Who Hire Illegals
  Organization of American States (OAS) Diplomacy
  Federal Enforcement of Immigration Laws
  State Enforcement of Federal Immigration Laws
  Local Enforcement of Immigration Laws
  State and Local Immigration Laws
  Illegal Immigration as a Felony
  Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants
  Criminalize Assistance to Illegal Immigrants
  Guest Worker Program
  H-1B Program
  Immigrant Troops
  Undocumented Immigrants
  Electronic Verification System for Employers
  Legal Status for Undocumented Farm Workers
  Immigrant Birthright Citizenship
  English as the Official National Language
  Naturalization Backlog for Immigrants
  Legal Residency for Immigrant Youth
  Alien Minors
  Permanent Partners Immigration Act
  Social Services to Illegal Immigrants
  Minutemen Project
Economy  
  Economy, a General Statement
  Stimulating the Economy
  Recession
  America's Infrastructure
  Federal Reserve
  Federal Reserve's Interest Rate Policy
  Aging of Population
Taxes  
  Extending the Bush Tax Cuts
  Taxes, a General Statement
  Value-Added Tax
  Income Tax Rates
  Tax Code
  Tax Proposals
  Taxes Policy
  National Sales Tax
  Flat Tax
  Reforming and Simplifying Federal Taxes
  Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)
  Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
  Marriage Penalty
  Estate Taxes (Death / Birth Tax)
  Income Tax on Seniors
  Tax Rates on Private Equity Funds
  2001 Tax Cuts
  Tax Credits for College
  Tax Credits for Health Care
  Child Tax Credit
  Tax-Free Savings Accounts
  Business Tax Credits
  R&D Tax Credit
  Corporate Income Taxes
  Corporate Tax Loopholes
  Offshore Tax Havens
  Oil Company Tax Breaks
  Property Taxes
  Internal Revenu Service (IRS)
Financial Crisis  
  Financial Crisis, a General Statement
  Financial Industry Regulation
  Prosecution of Financial Fraud
  Banks
  Investment Banking
  High-Frequency Trading
  Hedge Funds & Private Equity Firms
  $700 Billion Troubled Asset Relief Bailout
  Financial Meltdown
  America’s Brand of Capitalism
  Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Bailout
Homes  
  Housing, a General Statement
  Subprime Mortgage Crisis
  Declining Home Prices
  Foreclosures
  Mortgage Lending
  Federal Mortgage Regulation
  Mortgage Credit
  Predatory Lending
  Freeze Adjustable-rate Mortgage Interest Rates
  Mortgage Bankers Lending Standards
  Federal Housing Administration (FHA)
  Neighborhoods, a General Statement
  Community Development
  Community Development Block Grant Program
  Homeownership
  Affordable Housing
  Low Income Housing
  Homelessness
  Veteran Homeownership
Jobs  
  Proposed Jobs Bill
  Jobs, a General Statement
  Working Class
  Affirmative Action
  Workplace Violence Against Women
  Independent Workers
  Equal Pay Act
  Paid Sick, Family and Maternity Leave
  Family and Medical Leave Act
  Unemployment Insurance
  Workplace Protections
  Mine Safety and Health
  Foreign Job Outsourcing
  Job Growth
  Government Subsidized Jobs
  Reward companies that create domestic jobs
  Child Labor
  Quality of Jobs
  Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA)
  Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  Unemployment Insurance (UI)
  Workers Benefits
  Overtime Rights
  Employment Discrimination
  Retirees Returning To Work
Business  
  Business, a General Statement
  Relationship of Big Business and Government
  Executive Compensation
  Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  Consumer Piracy
  Small Business
  Minority-Owned Businesses
  Start-Up Incubators
  Wall Street and Investments
  Foreign Ownership of American Businesses
  Decline in Manufacturing
  Banking Practices
  Antitrust Enforcement
  Intellectual Property Protection
  Patent System
  Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements
  Business Tax Incentives
Trade  
  Trade, a General Statement
  Trade Policy Priorities
  Globalization
  Free Market Vision
  Global Workers' Rights
  Global Environmental Standards
  China Currency Manipulation
  Barriers to American Goods in Other Countries
  Incentives to Move Offshore
  Protective Tariffs
  Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA)
  Unfair Trade Practices
  Trade Deficit
  Fast Track Authority
  World Trade Organization / General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (WTO/GATT)
  Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA)
  North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  North American Union
  Other Trade Agreements
Federal Budget & Fiscal Policy  
  Fiscal Policy, a General Statement
  Federal Budget & $13 Trillion Debt
  Balanced Budget & Constitutional Amendment
  Presidential Line-item Veto Power
  Deficit Spending
  Spending Limits
  Entitlements
  Pay-As-You-Go (PAYGO) Rule for Tax Cuts or New Spending
Homeland Security & War On Terror  
  USA Patriot Act
  Homeland Security, a General Statement
  Making Our Homeland More Secure
  National Security Agency (NSA) Examinining Domestic Phone Records
  Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission
  Radical Fundamentalism
  Weapons of Mass Destruction
  Bioterrorism
  Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  National Guard in the Department of Homeland Security vs. Defense
  Intelligence
  Domestic Intelligence Agencies
  NSA Surveillance of Citizens
  Color-Coded Warning System
  Local First Responders
  Air Security
  Port Security
  Rail Security
  Hazardous Materials Security
  Cybersecurity
  Spent Nuclear Fuel
  Drinking Water Security
  Evacuation Preparedness
  War on Terror, a General Statement
  War on Terrorism Policies
  National Intelligence Estimate Assessment
  Al-Qaeda
  Guantanamo Bay Prison (GITMO)
  Terrorist Prisoner Rights Under Geneva Conventions
  Torture of Terrorists
  Waterboarding
  Trials of Terrorist and Combantant Detainees
  Habeas Corpus and Legal Rights for Combatant Detainees
  Enemy Combatants
Afghanistan, Pakistan & Iraq  
  Afghanistan, a General Statement
  US Military Presence in Afghanistan
  Predator Drone Strikes
  Taliban
  Pakistan, a General Statement
  Iraq, a General Statement
  Iraq Policy
  Iraq Reconstruction
  Political Progress
  Private Security like Blackwater
  Cutting Off War Funding
  Federalizing Iraq into Kurd, Shiite and Sunni States
  Sunnis and Shiites
  Humanitarian Situation in Iraq
  Length of Deployments
  Continued US Military Presence in Iraq
  Timetable for Withdrawal
  Deadline for US Pullout
  Troop Surge
  Iraq's Role in War on Terror
  Loss of American Lives in Iraq
  Staying in Iraq for "as long as it takes to do the job"
  Iraq Role in Making Americans Safer
Iran  
  Iran, a General Statement
  Iran Diplomacy
  Iran's Pursuit of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)
  President Ahmadinejad
  Iran's involvement in Iraq
  A US Limited Strike on Iran
  Economic Sanctions Against Iran
Middle East  
  Middle East Policy, a General Statement
  Israeli and Palestinian Peace Efforts
  Recognition of a Palestinian State
  Israel
  Palestinian West Bank and Gaza
  Palestinian Death Toll
  War in Lebanon
  Hizbullah and Hamas
  Syria
  Saudi Arabia
  Egypt
  Turkey
Foreign Policy  
  Foreign Policy, a General Statement
  Unilateralism
  Promotion of Democracy Around World
  America's Image Abroad
  CIA
  United Nations (UN)
  International Criminal Court (ICC)
  North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
  Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
  Nuclear Treaty with India
  US Treaties
  Worldwide HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria
  Nuclear Proliferation & Nuclear Terrorism
  North Korea's WMD Program
  Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro
  Third World Debt Relief
  Foreign Aid
  Cuba
  Latin America (South, Central and Mexico)
  Asia and China
  China's Human Rights
  Russia and Eastern Europe
  India
  Africa
  Darfur
  Europe
  Balkans
  Burma
  G8 (Group of Eight Countries)
  Dubai Ports Administration Purchase
Military & Defense  
  Military, a General Statement
  Defense and Military Budget
  Military Policy
  Department of Defense and Pentagon
  Military Adequacy
  Military Industrial Establishment
  Cluster Bombs
  Reducing Military Costs
  Re-instituting the Draft
  Military Base Realignment and Closures (BRAC Commission)
  Reservists and National Guard
  Military Families
  Military Pay, Medical Care and Benefits
  National Guard / Reserve Pay, Medical Care and Benefits
  Gays in the Military
  Defense, a General Statement
  Missile Defense System, "Star Wars"
  Anti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty
  Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)
Veterans  
  Veterans, a General Statement
  Veterans' Health and Medical Care
  GI Bill & Veterans' Benefits
  Retired Veterans Benefits and Health Care
  Survivor Benefits
  Disabled Veterans Health Care
  Homeless Veterans
  Vetreran Job Retraining
  Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
  Veterans Funding
  Disability Claims
  Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Brain Injuries (TBI)
  Persian Gulf War Illnesses
  Agent Orange Related Illness
  Walter Reed Army Medical Center Scandal
  POWs and MIAs
  Veterans Administration (VA)
  Theft of Military Identity Data from VA
  Veterans' Recognition
Environment  
  Environment, a General Statement
  Global Warming, Climate Change
  Clean Air Technologies
  Carbon Tax
  Greenhouse Gas Emission Limits
  Developing World Greenhouse Emissions
  Developing World and Climate Change
  Environment Technology for Developing World
  Tropical Deforestation
  Cap-and-Trade System to Reduce Carbon Emissions
  Free Market Incentives
  Power Plant Emissions
  Higher Gasoline Tax
  Kyoto Protocol
  U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
  Clear Skies Initiative and Clean Air Acts
  Clean Water Act and Water Quality
  Clean Drinking Water
  Toxic Waste
  Polluter-Pays Superfund Fees
  Oil Drilling in ANWR (Arctic National Wildlife Refuge)
  Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  Interior Department
  National Parks
  National Forests and Healthy Forests Initiative
  National Forest Roadless Area Conservation Act
  Land, Rivers and Lakes
  Factory Farms
  Oceans
  Tropical Rainforests
  Wetlands
  Invasive Species
  Endangered Species
  Cruelty to Animals
  Recycling and Trash
Energy, Gas, Oil & Autos  
  Offshore Oil Drilling
  Gulf Oil Spill
  Offshore Oil Drilling Safety Standards
  Regulation of Oil Companies
  Energy, a General Statement
  Energy Independence from Foreign Oil
  Fuel Efficiency & Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards
  Energy Efficiency and Standards
  Green Homes and Improvements
  Energy Research and Development
  Renewable Fuels, Biofuels and Ethanol
  Renewable Energy, Solar, Biomass and Wind
  Solar Energy Investment Tax Credit Bill
  Hydrogen Cell Fuel Initiative
  Nuclear Power
  Utility Deregulation
  Natural Gas
  Coal
  Electricity Transmission Grid
  Energy Bill
  Department of Energy
  Domestic Energy Production
  Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  Production Tax Credit
  Strategic Energy Fund
  Energy Efficient Government Buildings
  Gas & Oil, a General Statement
  Lowering Gasoline Prices
  Oil Company Profits
  Oil and Gas Subsidies
  Developing World Oil Demand
  Wellhead Tax
  Low Carbon Fuels
  Auto Industry
  Hybrid & All Electric Cars
  Flexible Fuel Vehicles
Transportation  
  Transportation, a General Statement
  Federal Infrastructure & Transportation Funding
  Highways
  Traffic Congestion
  Telecommuting
  Highway Safety
  Drunk Driving
  Rail
  Amtrak
  Air
  Public Transportation
  Bikes and Pedestrians
  Seaports
Education  
  Education, a General Statement
  Department of Education
  Public Schools
  Improving Education
  Pre-School
  Head Start
  High Schools
  Higher Education
  Adult Education
  Dropouts
  Community Colleges
  Classroom Size
  Extended Learning Time
  After-School Programs
  Parental Involvement
  Computers in Schools
  Federal Mandates
  Federal Funding of Private Schools
  Standardized Testing
  No Child Left Behind Act, a General Statement
  No Child Left Behind Act Federal Funding Level
  Teacher Pay
  Teacher Merit Based Pay
  Teacher Tenure
  Teacher Unions
  Teacher Standards
  Student Standards
  National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)
  Education Global Superiority
  Junk Food Vending Machines in Public Schools
  Education Gap with Other Countries
  School Choice
  Private School Vouchers
  Charter Schools
  Home Schooling
  Special Education
  Magnet Schools
  Rural Schools
  Summer School
  Teaching Evolution and Intelligent Design
  Teaching of Sex Education and Birth Control Options
  Teaching Gay and Lesbian Orientation
  Teacher Selection of Textbooks
  Religion in Public Schools
  "Under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance
  Student Loans, Scholarships and Pell Grants
  Education Tax Credits
  Local Control Over Education
  Boy-Girl Achievement Gap
  Black-White Achievement Gap
  Title IX 'Equal Opportunities for Girls'
  Bilingual Education
  Math and Science
  Art and Music
  School Safety
  Drugs in Schools
Health & Medical  
  Newly Enacted Healt-Care Legislation
  Health & Medical Care, a General Statement
  Improving Health & Medical Care
  Reducing Health Care Costs
  Rationing Health Care
  Disease Prevention
  Rural Health Care
  Health Information Interchange Network
  Quality and Cost Reporting
  Biomedical Superiority
  Patient's Bill of Rights
  Medical Errors
  Immunizations and Vaccinations
  Health Opportunity Accounts
  Alternative Medicine
  National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  Medical Research
  Physicians
  Nurses
  Public Health Workers
  Association Health Plans (AHP)
  Children’s Health
  Women’s Health
  Elderly's Health
  Health Disparities
  Exposure to Toxic Chemicals
  HIV/AIDS
  Cancer
  Lead Poisoning
  Mercury Pollution
  Obesity
  Diabetes
  Mental Health
  Bird Flu (Avian Influenza)
  Drug Addiction
  Mad Cow
  West Nile Virus
  Autism
  Asthma
  Alzheimer’s Disease
  Substance Abuse
  Resistance to Antibiotics
Medical Insurance  
  Health Insurance, a General Statement
  Universal Medical Care / Insurance
  Medically Uninsured or Underinsured
  Employers' Medical Insurance
  Employers vs Employees As Chief Health Care Buyer
  Coverage of Children
  State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)
  Free Market Health Care
  Health Insurance Purchase Choices
  Portable Medical Insurance
  State Plans
  Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
  Market-Based Medical Insurance
  Medical Insurance Block Grants
  Medicare
  Medicaid
  TRICARE Health Insurance
  Medical Insurance Discrimination
  Misuse of Health Records
  Medicare Reimbursement Formulas
  Uniform Billing and Claims
  Paperless Claims
  Federal Employee Health Benefit Plan (FEHBP) Buy-In
  Federal Reinsurance Medical Pool
  Chronic & Catastrophic Illnesses
  Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)
  Medical Malpractice Reform
  Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Limitations
  Business Tax Credits for Employee Health Coverage
  Tax Credit / Deductible for Medical Insurance
Prescription Drugs  
  Prescription Drugs, a General Statement
  Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
  Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program for Seniors
  Safety of Prescription Drugs
  Importing Prescription Drugs from Canada
  Safety of Imported Drugs
  Increasing Prescription Drug Competition
  Negotiating Pharmaceutical Prices
  Bringing Generic Drugs on the Market Sooner
  Medicare Beneficiaries without Prescription-drug Coverage
  Prescription Drug Marketing
  Regulating Drug Advertising, Like Cigarettes and Alcohol
Social Security & Pensions  
  Social Security, a General Statement
  Long Term Viability of Social Security
  Privatizing Social Security
  Social Security Trust Fund
  Raising the Retirement Age or Reducing Payment Levels
  Means Testing for Social Security Payments
  Tax on Social Security Benefits
  Pensions, a General Statement
  Pension Reform
  Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
  Corporate Defined Benefit Pension Defaults
  Key Employee Retention Plans
  Individual Retirement Accounts
  401(k) Plans
  Savers' Credit
  Other Retirement Improvements
Government  
  Government, a General Statement
  Government Reform, a General Statement
  Government Agencies, a General Statement
  States' Rights
  Influence of Special Interests
  Lobbying Reform
  Reporting of Lobbyist Contacts
  Government Ethics
  Government Officials Becoming Lobbyists
  Executive Branch Employees Accepting Corporate Gifts
  Earmarks
  Bureaucracy
  Privatization
  Sunset Clauses
  Freedom of Information Act
  Citizen Participation
  Availability of Government Information
  Live Broadcasts of Agency Deliberations
  Regulatory Relief
  Single 6 Year Term for US President
  Term Limits for Supreme Court & Federal Justices
  Term Limits for US Representatives and Senators
  FEMA and Hurricane Katrina
  New Orleans
  U.S. Postal Service
Courts, Laws & Justice  
  Supreme Court Decision of Unlimited Corporate Spending on Elections
  Elena Kagan to Supreme Court
  Courts, a General Statement
  America's Criminal Justice System, a General Statement
  Justice Department
  Criminals Serving Their Full Terms
  Three Strikes Criminal Sentencing Standard
  Videotaping Criminal Interrogations
  Mandatory Minimum Sentencing
  Crack-Powder Sentencing Disparity
  Death Penalty
  Judicial Discretion and Alternative Sentencing
  Voting Rights for X-Felons
  Property Rights and Eminent Domain
  Privacy Rights
  Obscenity Laws
  Activist Judges Legislating from the Bench
  Judicial Appointments
  Conservative / Liberal Balance on Supreme Court
  Federal Judges Confirmation Procedures
  Legal Reform, a General Statement
  Tort Reform and Frivolous Suits
  Alternative Dispute Resolution
  Product Liability Reform
  Caps on Punitive Damages
  Class Action Reform
  Bankruptcy Reform
  Bankruptcy Means-Testing & Restrictions
Civil Rights  
  Civil Rights, a General Statement
  Human Rights
  Equal Rights Amendment
  Persons with Disabilities
  USA Patriot Act
  Property Rights vs. Civil Rights
  Privacy
  National Security Agency (NSA) Electronic Surveillance of US Citizens
  Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
  Anti-semitism
  Hate-Mongering
  Women's Issues
Wages & Unions  
  Wages, a General Statement
  Minimum Wage
  Wage Discrimination
  Time-and-a-Half for Overtime
  Davis Bacon Act
  Political Activities of Public Union Members
  Wage Gap between Rich and Poor
  CEO Pay
  Wage Gap between Men and Women
  Labor, a General Statement
  Organized Labor's Place in America
  Unions, a General Statement
  Employee Free Choice Act
  Permanent Replacement of Strikers
  Declining Percent of Unionized Workers
Gay & Lesbian  
  Gay Rights, a General Statement
  The Military Don’t Ask/Don’t Tell Policy
  Gay Marriage
  Prohibiting Same Sex Marriage Recognition between States (Defense of Marriage Act)
  Sexual Orientation Discrimination
  Homosexuality as a Choice or Genetics
  Homosexuality as being Immoral or a Sin
  Exposing Children to Gay Couples
  Marriage Left Solely to the States
  Sexual Orientation in Anti-Discrimination Laws
  Federal Constitutional Anti-Gay Marriage Amendment
  Employment Non-Discrimination Act
  Equal Tax Treatment of Same Sex Couples
  Domestic Partnerships
  Domestic Partner Health Benefits Act
  Civil Unions
  Comparison of Gay Gights Movement with Civil Rights Movement
  Legislation for Hate Crimes
  Gays Serving in the Military
  Gays Adopting Children
African, Latino & Native Americans  
  Latino Americans, a General Statement
  African Americans, a General Statement
  Racism
  Racial Profiling
  National Campaign for Tolerance
  African American Reparations
  Native Americans, a General Statement
  Native Americans in American Society
  Native American Rights
  Casinos on Native American Reservations
  US Treaties with Native Americans
Crime  
  Crime, a General Statement
  Reducing Crime
  Rehabilitation
  Recidivism
  Neighborhood Crime
  Youth and Gang Crime
  Identity Theft
  Hate Crime
  Sex-related Crimes
  Crimes Against Children
  Violence Against Women
  Child Abuse And Neglect
  Human Trafficking
  Corporate Crime
  Victimless Crimes
  Non-Violent Crime
  Domestic Violence
  Rape
  Corporate Fraud
  Police & FBI Agents
Consumers  
  2009 Credit-Card Reform Bill
  Consumers, a General Statement
  Consumer Fraud and Protection
  Telemarketing
  Credit Card Bill of Rights
  Credit Card Company Practices
  Credit Agencies
  Truth In Lending
  Insurance Industry
  Financial Consumer Protection
  Payday Loans
  Imported Products' Safety
  Consumer Product Safety
  Consumer Products Safety Commission
Illegal Drugs & Marijuana  
  Illegal Drugs, a General Statement
  War on Drugs
  Drug Czar
  Marijuana, a General Statement
  Drug Prevention
  Drug Rehabilitation
  Interstate Drug Trafficking
  Medical Use of Marijuana
  Legalization of Marijuana
  Doping in Sports
  Punishments for Drug Crimes
  Metamphetamines
Alcohol, Cigarettes & Gambling  
  Cigarettes, a General Statement
  Alcohol, a General Statement
  Selling Alcohol To Minors
  Drunk Driving And Breath Tests
  Underage Drinking
  Lower Drinking Age from 21 to 18
  Requiring States Set the Legal Drinking Age to 21 to Receive Federal Funds
  Smoking and Tobacco Buyout
  Gambling, a General Statement
Guns  
  Guns, a General Statement
  Right to Own Guns
  Renewal of Ban on Assault Weapons Purchases
  High Capacity Magazines, Gun Locks and Ammunition
  National Rifle Association (NRA)
  Gun Control Legislation
  DC Gun Ban
  Gun Shows
  State Gun Legislation
  Gun Manufacturer Law Suits
Values, Religion & Family  
  Mosque Near Ground Zero
  Pope's Prosecution Immunity
  American Values
  Religion, a General Statement
  Religion & State - First Amendment
  Religion in Government
  Religious Tolerance
  A Candidate's Religious Beliefs
  Atheists and Agnostics
  Mormon Religion and Polygamy
  School Prayer
  Ordination of Gay Clergy
  Ordination of Women Clergy
  Evolution vs. Intelligent Design
  Family, a General Statement
  Family Values
  Faith-Based Volunteer Efforts
  Child Care
  Foster Care
  Adoption
  Fatherhood
  Child Custody and Support
  Child Support Enforcement Budget
  Teen Pregnancy
  Low-Income First-Time Mothers
  Values, a General Statement
  Prejudice
  Indecency in the Media
  Media Violence and Sex
  Pornography and Adult Oriented Media
  Desecration of Flag Constitutional Amendment
  Foley Page Scandal
  Terri Schiavo
  Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide
  National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
  Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts
Abortion, Stem Cell & Cloning  
  Abortion, a General Statement
  Life Beginning at Conception
  Criminalizing Out-of-State Abortions
  Parental Notification
  Pro-Life and Pro-Choice
  Roe v. Wade
  Abortion Protesters
  Right to Life Constitutional Amendment
  Access to Contraception
  The Morning After Pill (Plan B)
  Partial-birth Abortions
  Federal Funding for Abortion
  Unborn Victims of Violence Act
  Child Custody Protection Act
  Abortion for Rape and Incest
  Stem Cell Research, a General Statement
  Stem-cell Research for Medical Advancements
  Using Embryos in Stem Cell Research
  Federal Funding for Stem Cell Research
  Cloning, a General Statement
  Animal Cloning
  Human Cloning
Poverty & Welfare  
  Poverty, a General Statement
  Urban Poverty
  Urban Recovery
  Rural Poverty
  Rural Recovery
  Hunger
  Poor Children
  Housing Assistance
  Katrina Victims
  Welfare, a General Statement
  Faith-based Initiative Funding
  Improving the Welfare System
Elections & Politics  
  Tea Party Movement
  Elections, a General Statement
  Election Reform
  Campaign Finance Reform
  527 'Stealth' PACs
  Campaign Spending Limits
  Campaign Contribution Limits
  Bundling Campaign Contributions
  Public Funding of Political Campaigns
  Small Donors
  Soft-money Political Contributions
  Lobbyist Campaign Contributions
  Reform of Redistricting (Gerrymandering)
  Voting and Election Reform
  Voting Machines and Paper Ballots
  Election-day Registration
  Voter Intimidation and Suppression
  Voting Right of Ex-Prisoners
  Equal Ballot Box Access
  Help America Vote Act of 2002
  DC Voting Representation in Congress
Public Service  
  Public Service, a General Statement
  Enlarged National Service Program
  AmeriCorps
  Peace Corps
  Mandate Public Service
Science, Technology & Space  
  Science, a General Statement
  Science and Technology Research and Development
  Nanotechnologies
  Biotechnology
  Technology, a General Statement
  National Science Foundation (NSF) Funding
  Women and Minority Research Grants
  Space, a General Statement
  National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  Transfer Space Travel to Private Companies
  Space Station
  Aerospace Industry
Internet, Media & Communications  
  Internet, a General Statement
  Internet Neutrality
  Internet Freedom Preservation Act
  Taxes on Internet Purchases
  High Speed Broadband Deployment
  Broadband Access for Rural and Disadvantaged Communities
  Spamming
  Internet Crime
  Internet Pornography
  Internet Sexual Assault of Children
  Parental Blocking
  Internet Privacy Protections
  Digital Rights Management
  Internet Gambling
  Chinese Censorship of Internet
  Rich Poor 'Internet Divide'
  E-Science Research
  Media, a General Statement
  Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
  Concentrated of Media Ownership
  Wireless Spectrum
  Adult-Oriented Commercial Advertising
Food & Agriculture  
  Food, a General Statement
  Genetically Engineered Food
  Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  Protecting Food Safety
  Country of Origin Labeling
  Agriculture, a General Statement
  Department of Agriculture
  Family Farm
  Farm Bill
  Farm Subsidies
  Farmer Owned Biofuel Refineries
  Farm Service Agency (FSA) Closings
  Farm Crop Supports
  Farm Corporation Subsidies
  Other Farm Assistance
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