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John Cox on Jobs

Republican Party Chair, Cook County (IL)


No "sexual orientation" in Employment Non-Discrimination Act

Q: I own a motion picture film lab that came under fire by the Arlington Human Rights Commission because I refused to duplicate objectionable pro-homosexual material. Would you protect business owners like me from being forced to violate our moral conscience by vetoing the so-called "Employment Non-Discrimination Act" that would add the phrase "sexual orientation" into federal law?
Source: [Xref Keyes] 2007 GOP Values Voter Presidential Debate Sep 17, 2007

No minimum wage; let free market set wages

Q: Under a Cox administration, will you support the current federal minimum wage?

A: I do not support the minimum wage or have the government setting wages or prices. This always has backfired in American history. The free market is the best place to set wages.

Source: Interview with "Small Government Times" Mar 6, 2007

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GOP: Sen.John McCain
Democrat: Sen.Barack Obama
Dem.V.P.: Sen.Joe Biden

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Gov.Haley Barbour(MS)
Gov.Charlie Crist(FL)
Mayor Rudy Giuliani(NYC)
Gov.Mike Huckabee(AR)
Sen.Joe Lieberman(CT)
Gov.Tim Pawlenty(MN)
Gov.Mitt Romney(MA)
Gov.Mark Sanford(SC)

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Constitution: Chuck Baldwin
Libertarian: Rep.Bob Barr
Libertarian: Sen.Mike Gravel
Constitution: Amb.Alan Keyes
Liberation: Gloria La Riva
Green: Rep.Cynthia McKinney
Socialist: Brian Moore
Independent: Ralph Nader
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