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    Al Gore Democrat
    Alan Keyes Republican
    Bill Bradley Democrat
    George W. Bush Republican
    Harry Browne Libertarian
    Hillary Clinton Democrat for NY Senate
    Howard Phillips Constitution Party
    John McCain Republican
    Pat Buchanan Reform
    Ralph Nader Green
    Rudy Giuliani Republican for NY Senate

    Headlines by Al Gore
    Tax Reform Feb 27, 2000 $250B over 10 years in targeted tax cuts
    Abortion Feb 26, 2000 Personal struggle on abortion reflected in evolving view
    Abortion Feb 26, 2000 Voted against federal funding for abortions in Congress
    Health Care Feb 26, 2000 Drug companies block generic drugs & cheaper sales
    Education Feb 23, 2000 Supports Goals 2000 & standards-based movement
    Civil Rights Feb 21, 2000 Address racial profiling in civil life as well as laws
    Civil Rights Feb 21, 2000 Minorities benefit most from opportunity
    Civil Rights Feb 21, 2000 Keep affirmative action; reject numerical quotas
    Crime Feb 21, 2000 Supports death penalty; no moratorium for new DNA techniques
    Crime Feb 21, 2000 Three Strikes should apply only to truly violent crimes
    Crime Feb 21, 2000 Education and fair policing will reduce black incarceration
    Environment Feb 21, 2000 Environmental justice and economic revival go hand-in-hand
    Gun Control Feb 21, 2000 Passed toughest gun control in 30 years; same for next 30
    Health Care Feb 21, 2000 Private insurers won’t take AIDS patients; need Medicaid
    Health Care Feb 21, 2000 We can give prescription help to elderly AND save Medicare
    School Choice Feb 21, 2000 Revolution in public schools, but his kids in private school
    Tax Reform Feb 21, 2000 Save Social Security, Medicare, and address debt before cuts
    Technology Feb 21, 2000 Universal Internet access should be a national priority
    Defense Feb 3, 2000 Sensible increases in defense spending
    Abortion Jan 30, 2000 Abortion question is for women, not government or president
    Abortion Jan 30, 2000 Wrote in 1984 that “abortion is arguably taking a life”
    Abortion Jan 26, 2000 Right to choose regardless of income
    Abortion Jan 26, 2000 Voted against Medicare-funded abortions; but now supports it
    Defense Jan 26, 2000 Stay engaged with Russia over nuclear disarmament
    Foreign Policy Jan 26, 2000 Chechnya: Keep aid that helps US; cut off aid that helps war
    Welfare & Labor Jan 26, 2000 7M people off welfare: reform has worked
    Drugs Jan 24, 2000 Did pot when young, like young people do
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Confederate flag divides-remove it, but no boycott
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Ban racial profiling by Executive Order
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Latinos considered for Supreme Court, but no pledge
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Review disenfranchisement of felons but keep concept
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 More minorities in government to reflect America
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Expand laws for gays but don’t re-open Civil Rights Act
    Crime Jan 17, 2000 Recognizes disparities in sentencing blacks
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 17, 2000 Immigrants from communist Cuba are different
    Health Care Jan 17, 2000 Weighted averages don’t work in Medicaid world
    School Choice Jan 17, 2000 Increase public school aid by 50% instead of vouchers
    Education Jan 13, 2000 “Revolutionary plan”: 50% more for public schools
    Defense Jan 11, 2000 Appointees must ENFORCE allowing gays; not AGREE with policy
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 9, 2000 Open Europe & Japan to genetically-modified farm products
    Civil Rights Jan 8, 2000 Women deserve equal pay for equal work
    Defense Jan 8, 2000 Commit troops only if diplomacy fails and if it’s winnable
    Environment Jan 8, 2000 Base farm policy, like hormones in livestock, on science
    Government Reform Jan 8, 2000 Reinvention cut Defense while investing in social programs
    Government Reform Jan 8, 2000 Public financing of elections and debates lead to trust
    Gun Control Jan 8, 2000 Photo id’s for gun purchase; ban junk guns
    Health Care Jan 8, 2000 Help seniors by helping Medicare
    Budget & Economy Jan 5, 2000 Policy making should include understanding markets
    China Jan 5, 2000 Engage China, but demand respect for human rights
    Environment Jan 5, 2000 Limit logging in National Forests but protect way of life
    Government Reform Jan 5, 2000 Campaign reform: full public financing, no soft money
    Gun Control Jan 5, 2000 Ban certain guns & “super-trace” all guns
    Gun Control Jan 5, 2000 Maximize gun control within what’s politically possible
    Health Care Jan 5, 2000 The goal of universal health care will take time
    Principles & Values Jan 5, 2000 Criticism with defense of Clinton served the public interest
    Principles & Values Jan 5, 2000 Respect Constitution and others when affirming faith
    Principles & Values Jan 5, 2000 Policies, not labels, define me
    Principles & Values Jan 5, 2000 Avoiding all mistakes mean not trying hard enough
    Education Jan 4, 2000 Education plan: $115B over 10 years
    Defense Jan 1, 2000 Led efforts to reduce nuclear weaponry & arms race
    Defense Jan 1, 2000 Led effort to dismantle post-Soviet nukes
    Foreign Policy Jan 1, 2000 Strong defense for world leader; tie defense to other issues
    Education Dec 23, 1999 $5B/year for universal preschool for 3- & 4-year-olds
    Environment Dec 23, 1999 Save the family farm
    Budget & Economy Dec 20, 1999 Pledges to reduce national debt every year
    Budget & Economy Dec 20, 1999 Economic slowdown would prompt Reinvention push
    Budget & Economy Dec 20, 1999 Clinton-Gore budget concepts broke cycle of recession
    China Dec 20, 1999 Supports permanent normal trade relations with China
    Foreign Policy Dec 20, 1999 Pres. Bush did too little for Russia; Clinton did not
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 20, 1999 WTO talks will continue, with labor & environment input
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 20, 1999 WTO requires Japan & Europe to deal with our trade issues
    Principles & Values Dec 20, 1999 Domestic priorities: schools, health, enviro, & Reinvention
    Tax Reform Dec 20, 1999 Rules out tax increase in good economic times
    Technology Dec 20, 1999 In information economy, oil prices rises don’t matter
    Technology Dec 20, 1999 Tax-free Internet a catastrophe for local governments
    China Dec 18, 1999 Diplomacy with both Taiwan and China
    Crime Dec 18, 1999 Fight terrorism with leadership, tight control of technology
    Education Dec 18, 1999 Equal opportunity can be achieved with school reform
    Education Dec 18, 1999 Hire 2M teachers over next 10 years
    Juvenile Crime Dec 18, 1999 School violence: zero gun tolerance & better parenting
    Juvenile Crime Dec 18, 1999 We need more self-restraint in the media
    Principles & Values Dec 18, 1999 Tap into America’s soul with meaning, courage & wisdom
    Technology Dec 18, 1999 Parental control & media self-restraint, not censorship
    Technology Dec 18, 1999 Postpone Mars for domestic spending
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 14, 1999 Open markets with safeguards for labor and environment
    Civil Rights Dec 13, 1999 Eliminate ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’; let gays serve in army
    Civil Rights Dec 12, 1999 Affirmative action still needed - continue the fight
    Drugs Nov 19, 1999 Decrease disparities in punishing crack vs. powder cocaine
    Environment Nov 18, 1999 Supports ethanol subsidies & “farm safety net”
    Environment Nov 18, 1999 Triple use of biomass, ethanol, plant-based textiles, etc.
    Environment Nov 15, 1999 Gore proposes $2B to counter suburban sprawl
    Health Care Nov 10, 1999 Start with affordable health care for children
    Budget & Economy Oct 28, 1999 Set aside 15-16% of budget surplus to fix Medicare
    Budget & Economy Oct 28, 1999 Low interest rates are a key to strong economy
    Civil Rights Oct 28, 1999 Supports same-sex partnerships; but not “marriage” title
    Environment Oct 28, 1999 Tax credits & business incentives for energy efficiency
    Environment Oct 28, 1999 Environmental clean-up benefits health
    Foreign Policy Oct 28, 1999 Mantle of leadership means responding to violence abroad
    Foreign Policy Oct 28, 1999 Intervention requires national interest, by our values
    Foreign Policy Oct 28, 1999 Pay UN dues, as leader of the world
    Government Reform Oct 28, 1999 Has supported bills like McCain-Feingold for 20 years
    Health Care Oct 28, 1999 Patients and doctors should decide who gets what care
    Health Care Oct 28, 1999 $146B over 10 years to insure 90% of adults & 100% of kids
    Health Care Oct 28, 1999 Set aside 15-16% of budget surplus to fix Medicare
    Health Care Oct 28, 1999 Treat mental health on parity with physical health
    Health Care Oct 28, 1999 Proposes network of family caregiving support centers
    Juvenile Crime Oct 28, 1999 Zero tolerance for guns in schools, to end school violence
    Principles & Values Oct 28, 1999 Support Gore because he’ll fight for you
    Principles & Values Oct 28, 1999 Working to improve things overcomes disillusionment
    Technology Oct 28, 1999 Proud of helping Internet; not proud of claiming invention
    Welfare & Labor Oct 28, 1999 Expand Family and Medical Leave to balance work & family
    Welfare & Labor Oct 17, 1999 Task force to study industrial needs
    Defense Oct 15, 1999 Test Ban Treaty is the tide of history; ratify it
    Defense Oct 15, 1999 20-year history of supporting comprehensive arms control
    Free Trade & Immigration Oct 15, 1999 Make trade work for working families
    Drugs Oct 13, 1999 Pot use in 60s was like moonshine in 20s
    Principles & Values Oct 11, 1999 “Stay and fight!” invokes passion, loyalty, and purpose
    Welfare & Labor Oct 11, 1999 Proposes sweeping Federal programs, $Billions, for needy
    Environment Oct 7, 1999 Public/private initiative to triple auto fuel efficiency
    Health Care Oct 5, 1999 $110B for Medicare prescriptions & teaching hospitals
    School Choice Sep 26, 1999 No experimental vouchers
    Social Security Sep 26, 1999 No privatization; no increase in retirement age
    Health Care Sep 8, 1999 Aims to insure 15 million uninsured
    Tax Reform Aug 30, 1999 $792B tax cut is a “risky tax scheme”
    Welfare & Labor Aug 18, 1999 Add $1 to minimum wage; add earned-income credits
    Principles & Values Jul 3, 1999 Practical Idealism: centrist on most issues
    Gun Control Jun 28, 1999 Child-safety locks on guns & more restrictions
    Gun Control Jun 18, 1999 Counter gun lobby with ‘family lobby’ to shield kids
    Gun Control Jun 17, 1999 Voted against some gun limitations while in Congress
    Families & Children Jun 14, 1999 Protect kids from Internet smut as part of “e-rate”
    Families & Children Jun 14, 1999 Tobacco is greatest threat to kids’ health
    Social Security Jun 14, 1999 Opposed cutting Medicare; commit more funds instead
    Tax Reform Jun 14, 1999 Tax credit for long-term care
    Principles & Values Jun 14, 1999 Four core principles of Reinventing Government
    Juvenile Crime Jun 14, 1999 Make schools violence-free and drug-free
    Technology Jun 14, 1999 Connect every school to the Internet
    Families & Children Jun 14, 1999 After-school programs prevent most drug use
    Technology Jun 14, 1999 Expand crime-fighting computer technology nationally
    Social Security Jun 14, 1999 Streamline disability and advocacy processes
    Crime Jun 14, 1999 Fight against domestic violence and for safe streets
    Health Care Jun 14, 1999 More restrictions on underage smoking
    Technology Jun 14, 1999 Supports V-Chip and parental controls over TV & Internet
    Abortion Jun 1, 1999 Always, always defend a woman’s right to choose
    Civil Rights Jun 1, 1999 Need more opportunities for women-owned businesses
    Education Jun 1, 1999 Reduce class sizes; make college savings plans
    Families & Children Jun 1, 1999 Pre-school available to every child in ever community
    Technology Jun 1, 1999 Triana satellite would inspire environmental consciousness
    China May 26, 1999 Suports MFN for China
    Welfare & Labor May 24, 1999 Supports volunteerism thru faith-based organizations
    Welfare & Labor May 24, 1999 Corporations should match donations to faith-based orgs
    Welfare & Labor May 24, 1999 “Charitable Choice:” Fed funds for church-based welfare
    Welfare & Labor May 24, 1999 Faith-based organizations replace govt programs
    Gun Control May 21, 1999 Supports background checks at gun shows, in tie-breaker
    Education May 17, 1999 Education is best anti-poverty, anti-discrimination program
    Education May 17, 1999 $10K “Teacher Corps” bonus; hire & test teachers
    School Choice May 17, 1999 More choice, more local control, within public schools
    Civil Rights May 16, 1999 Streamline disability and advocacy processes
    Civil Rights May 16, 1999 End discrimination based on mental illnesses
    Civil Rights May 16, 1999 Fund and enforce the Disabilities Act
    Crime May 16, 1999 Hire 50,000 more “community police officers”
    Crime May 16, 1999 Death penalty for murdering federal officers
    Crime May 16, 1999 Supports “Three Strikes -- You’re Out” law
    Crime May 16, 1999 Supports “Broken Windows” law enforcement
    Defense May 16, 1999 Supported 1980’s “build-down” of nuclear missiles
    Defense May 16, 1999 Led dismantling of post-Soviet “loose nukes”
    Education May 16, 1999 Connect every school to the Internet
    Education May 16, 1999 Smaller classrooms with “schools within schools”
    Education May 16, 1999 National Tuition Savings program to send kids to college
    Education May 16, 1999 Test teachers; remove failing tenured teachers
    Environment May 16, 1999 Livability Agenda proposes $1 billion for parks
    Environment May 16, 1999 Mass transit to fight suburban sprawl
    Families & Children May 16, 1999 Supports V-Chip and parental controls over TV & Internet
    Families & Children May 16, 1999 Supports crackdown on “deadbeat dads”
    Gun Control May 16, 1999 Supports Brady Law and ban on assault weapons
    Juvenile Crime May 16, 1999 Faith-based crime prevention via clergy outreach
    Juvenile Crime May 16, 1999 Curb juvenile crime by tough punishments
    Juvenile Crime May 16, 1999 Tough “Second-chance schools” for kids
    School Choice May 16, 1999 More public school choice - but not private
    School Choice May 16, 1999 Shut failing schools; then re-open & turn them around
    Technology May 16, 1999 Investments & tax credits to foster high-tech growth
    Technology May 16, 1999 Use high tech to deliver government and social services
    Technology May 16, 1999 Genome project yes; genetic discrimination no
    Technology May 16, 1999 Electronic Bill of Rights for personal privacy
    Welfare & Labor May 16, 1999 Invest in urban redevelopment and “Empowerment Zones”
    Education May 15, 1999 More pre-school, more after-school care
    Education May 15, 1999 End social promotion; turn around failing schools
    Education May 15, 1999 More student loans & grants; make 2 years of college free
    Education May 15, 1999 Make schools violence-free and drug-free
    Education May 15, 1999 Lifelong Learning Savings Accounts
    Environment May 15, 1999 Maintain standards for clean air and water
    Environment May 15, 1999 Work with business to solve environmental problems
    Environment May 15, 1999 Reduced paperwork for environmental compliance
    Environment May 15, 1999 Helped protect national forests, parks, and rivers
    Budget & Economy May 14, 1999 Reinventing Government cuts waste and inefficiency.
    Budget & Economy May 14, 1999 Balance or surplus except in crises.
    Budget & Economy May 14, 1999 Fiscal discipline; invest in people; open markets.
    Budget & Economy May 14, 1999 5-point plan for economic growth
    Families & Children May 14, 1999 More restrictions on underage smoking
    Families & Children May 14, 1999 Enroll uninsured children in federal health programs
    Free Trade & Immigration May 14, 1999 Use Fast Track to encourage new markets
    Free Trade & Immigration May 14, 1999 Free and fair trade means economic growth and jobs
    Government Reform May 14, 1999 Continue “reinvention”, which has saved $137 billion.
    Health Care May 14, 1999 Focus on prevention to limit costs
    Health Care May 14, 1999 Patients’ Bill of Rights to ensure quality care
    Social Security May 14, 1999 Protect retirement plans while times are good.
    Welfare & Labor May 14, 1999 Injuries can be reduced by workers self-identifying hazards.
    Kosovo May 2, 1999 Serbs committing crimes against humanity.
    Environment Apr 26, 1999 Stands by content of “Earth in the Balance”
    Environment Apr 26, 1999 Supports Kyoto protocol’s US greenhouse gas emission cuts
    Environment Apr 26, 1999 Avoid “out of tune” unachievable CO2-reduction proposals
    School Choice Apr 26, 1999 Vouchers drain cash from public school reforms.
    Environment Apr 25, 1999 Control clean air in National Parks
    Free Trade & Immigration Apr 21, 1999 Immigration leads to diversity and cultural tolerance
    Kosovo Apr 21, 1999 Ethnic cleansing means mass murder and we will stop it
    Kosovo Apr 21, 1999 Moral interests apply to all; NATO can act on it here
    Kosovo Apr 21, 1999 Ignoring Milosevic destabilizes Europe & world justice
    Kosovo Apr 21, 1999 Moral interests dictate that we fight Milosevic’s evil
    Kosovo Apr 21, 1999 Bomb until Serb forces withdraw & refugees return.
    Principles & Values Apr 21, 1999 America’s mission: prove that freedom & diversity work
    Crime Feb 8, 1999 Steady & relentless anti-crime plan has yielded results
    Drugs Feb 8, 1999 Drug war is winnable by universal participation & commitment
    Drugs Feb 8, 1999 Drug efforts are beginning to pay off; we must do more
    Drugs Feb 8, 1999 Good economy means redoubling our efforts against drugs
    Drugs Feb 8, 1999 Community disconnectedness is a source of drug problems
    Drugs Feb 8, 1999 Drug Control Strategy: More $, more enforcement, more TV ads
    Government Reform Jan 14, 1999 Decentralization builds faith in government
    Government Reform Jan 14, 1999 Customer Satisfaction Survey for feds
    Government Reform Jan 14, 1999 Performance-based pay for civil servants
    Tax Reform Jan 14, 1999 “Reinvention” cuts taxes while improving services
    Welfare & Labor Jan 14, 1999 Set goals & provide tools to reach goals locally
    Principles & Values Dec 23, 1998 At impeachment, defends “one of our greatest presidents”
    Foreign Policy Dec 7, 1998 Supported continuing 1998 air strikes in Iraq
    Foreign Policy Dec 7, 1998 Supported Bush’s 1991 bombing of Iraq
    Abortion Nov 19, 1998 Abortions should be safe, legal, and rare
    Abortion Nov 19, 1998 Supports Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances law
    Abortion Nov 19, 1998 More family planning; less parental consent
    Families & Children Nov 19, 1998 Supports Family and Medical Leave Act
    Health Care Nov 19, 1998 No discriminating based on genetic information
    China Nov 18, 1998 Speed up China’s access to WTO
    Free Trade & Immigration Nov 16, 1998 Protectionism only protects us from prosperity
    Drugs Mar 23, 1998 After-school programs prevent most drug use
    Health Care Mar 23, 1998 Tobacco is greatest threat to kids’ health
    School Choice Mar 23, 1998 Against vouchers; build up public schools instead
    Technology Mar 23, 1998 Protect kids from Internet smut as part of “e-rate”
    Defense Sep 18, 1992 Voted for B2 & Seawolf
    Defense Jul 23, 1991 Continue SDI research within ABM treaty
    Defense Jul 23, 1991 Deterrence works-replace it only when SDI works as well

    Headlines by Alan Keyes
    Civil Rights Feb 15, 2000 Leaders must face racial bigotry, not ignore it
    Defense Feb 15, 2000 Set aside the ABM treaty and build SDI
    Defense Feb 15, 2000 Rapidly develop & deploy an anti-missile defense system
    Defense Feb 15, 2000 What you see is what you get over “don’t ask, don’t tell.”
    Foreign Policy Feb 15, 2000 Routine military intervention is wrong
    Free Trade & Immigration Feb 15, 2000 Entering WTO gave away part of our sovereignty
    Government Reform Feb 15, 2000 Campaigns: No union $, no corporate $, no foreign $
    Principles & Values Feb 15, 2000 The real outsider for conservative Republicans
    Abortion Jan 28, 2000 Not OK to kill child of 6; not OK to kill child in the womb
    Civil Rights Jan 28, 2000 Our rights come from God, not from the Constitution
    Abortion Jan 26, 2000 God’s choice: “Just Say No” to abortion
    Crime Jan 26, 2000 Without death penalty for murder, we disregard life
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 26, 2000 Out of WTO: no legislation without representation
    Juvenile Crime Jan 26, 2000 Don’t lower crime age as a result of adult moral failure
    Civil Rights Jan 16, 2000 Ten Commandments & prayer should be in schools
    Civil Rights Jan 16, 2000 Conducting gov’t in Spanish assaults our linguistic unity
    Education Jan 16, 2000 Replace the Department of Education with parental control
    Environment Jan 16, 2000 Explore & exploit ANWR, while respecting ecology
    Environment Jan 16, 2000 Family farms: Decollectivize banks; withdraw from WTO
    Health Care Jan 16, 2000 Health care choice will save money for long-term health care
    Principles & Values Jan 16, 2000 Bring God back into the White House
    Tax Reform Jan 16, 2000 Abolish the income tax and spend money responsibly
    Foreign Policy Jan 14, 2000 Panama Canal: Keep US in; keep China Out
    Budget & Economy Jan 13, 2000 More $ for defense, NASA, parks; less for Ag, educ, arts
    Budget & Economy Jan 13, 2000 Enforce spending limits to balance the budget
    Crime Jan 13, 2000 Stricter penalties; truth in sentencing
    Drugs Jan 13, 2000 Stricter drug penalties; more border security
    Environment Jan 13, 2000 Supports marketable pollution credits; against regulations
    Environment Jan 13, 2000 Against Kyoto Treaty; for market-based solutions
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 13, 2000 Separate naturalization (legal) from border patrols
    Government Reform Jan 13, 2000 “Dollar vote” only if you can “ballot vote”
    School Choice Jan 13, 2000 Pro-voucher; gov’t out of K-12 education
    Social Security Jan 13, 2000 Supports privatization & Lock-box
    Families & Children Jan 10, 2000 Save kids’ souls-they don’t need free speech
    Foreign Policy Jan 10, 2000 Africa: No money for AIDS, because money won’t cure AIDS
    Health Care Jan 10, 2000 AIDS is a moral crisis based on licentious behavior
    Civil Rights Jan 7, 2000 Signed pledge to reinstitute ban on gays in military
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 7, 2000 Banks and American clout should help farmers
    Technology Jan 7, 2000 Abolish the income tax and eventually tax the Internet
    Civil Rights Jan 6, 2000 No separation of church & state; fight uniform irreligion
    Civil Rights Jan 6, 2000 Oppose gay agenda in military & marriage laws
    Defense Jan 6, 2000 Ban homosexuals in the military
    Families & Children Jan 6, 2000 Radical gay agenda is destroying the family
    Government Reform Dec 26, 1999 Wife Jocelyn’s issues: anti-poverty & anti-abortion
    Gun Control Dec 17, 1999 Teach high school students to use guns
    Environment Dec 13, 1999 Family farms are nursery of moral character
    Families & Children Dec 13, 1999 Shape our children’s consciences in the fear of God
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 13, 1999 WTO allows dictators to decide our future - US out
    Health Care Dec 13, 1999 Focus on cost-reductions, not methods of payment
    Health Care Dec 13, 1999 Let market determine health payments, not bureaucrats
    Juvenile Crime Dec 13, 1999 Violence in schools due to loss of moral heritage
    Education Dec 7, 1999 Use bully pulpit to advocate prayer, not coerce it
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 7, 1999 WTO is not representative; hence unconstitutional
    Government Reform Dec 7, 1999 Campaign reforms: unconstitutional “incumbency protection”
    Government Reform Dec 7, 1999 Unlimited contributions, but only by people, & publicized
    Kosovo Dec 7, 1999 Respond to facts, not Serb intentions
    School Choice Dec 7, 1999 Money should follow parents’ education choices
    Tax Reform Dec 7, 1999 Sales tax gives control back to people
    Tax Reform Dec 7, 1999 Wrong to pay income taxes before basic necessities
    Tax Reform Dec 7, 1999 Forbes’ plan leaves IRS, and an invasive tax, intact
    Tax Reform Dec 7, 1999 Forbes’ plan still requires people to beg for tax cuts
    China Dec 3, 1999 Clarifying commitment to Taiwan avoids Chinese attack
    China Dec 3, 1999 Military intervention to ensure Taiwan’s self-determination
    Defense Dec 3, 1999 Missile defense umbrella including Taiwan
    Defense Nov 21, 1999 Keep some forces abroad, but avoid globalism
    Defense Nov 21, 1999 Defend human rights & self-govt within national interests
    Social Security Nov 21, 1999 Keep our promises on Social Security benefits, guaranteed
    Social Security Nov 21, 1999 Let people who earn their money invest their own money
    Drugs Oct 29, 1999 It’s a moral crisis, not a drug problem
    Drugs Oct 29, 1999 Drug problem is a symptom of governmental lack of discipline
    Foreign Policy Oct 29, 1999 Against paying UN until they reform
    Foreign Policy Oct 29, 1999 Fostered policy of withholding UN funds; UN wastes US taxes
    Principles & Values Oct 29, 1999 Address moral crisis or lose our liberty
    Tax Reform Oct 29, 1999 Replace income tax with tariffs & duties
    Tax Reform Oct 29, 1999 Income tax is Marxist control of entire economy
    Technology Oct 29, 1999 Publicly fund NASA like we funded the western frontier
    Technology Oct 29, 1999 Supports the spiritual component of space exploration
    Welfare & Labor Oct 29, 1999 Volunteer for community service; not via government funding
    Welfare & Labor Oct 29, 1999 Shift welfare from government to the faith sector
    Environment Oct 4, 1999 CAFE standards kill - abolish them
    Juvenile Crime Jul 2, 1999 Let God into schools to keep Columbine shooters out
    Families & Children Jun 14, 1999 Disintegration of the family causes social ills
    Gun Control Jun 14, 1999 Columbine killers lacked moral development - not gun laws
    Kosovo Jun 14, 1999 Kosovo sets precedent for more future intervention
    Crime Jun 14, 1999 “Hate crime” laws inappropriately punish attitudes
    Defense Jun 4, 1999 Kosovo sets precedent for more future intervention
    Kosovo Jun 4, 1999 NATO strategy against civilians is terrorism
    Kosovo Jun 4, 1999 “Ends justify the means” is the path to evil
    Foreign Policy May 28, 1999 Call to account those responsible for Chinese espionage
    Civil Rights May 21, 1999 Warns that Supreme Court has advanced gay marriage agenda
    Gun Control May 14, 1999 Gun control is an outcome of godless materialism
    Gun Control May 14, 1999 Control people’s passions - not the things they use
    Juvenile Crime May 14, 1999 Columbine killers lacked moral development - not gun laws
    Kosovo Apr 7, 1999 Kosovo not based on human rights policy nor precedent
    Principles & Values Jan 9, 1999 Core Beliefs Based on ‘Unalienable Rights’
    Principles & Values Jan 9, 1999 Moral bases come from Christianity via Declaration
    Principles & Values Jan 9, 1999 Reverence for God is foundation of justice & citizenship
    Budget & Economy Jan 7, 1999 Amend the Constitution to limit borrowing and spending.
    Education Jan 7, 1999 Sex education should be abstinence-based.
    Education Jan 7, 1999 The Constitution does not forbid prayer in schools.
    Education Jan 7, 1999 We need prayer in schools and by educators.
    Foreign Policy Jan 7, 1999 If the UN undermines US sovereignty, we should quit.
    Gun Control Jan 7, 1999 Against banning guns since that won’t end violence.
    Gun Control Jan 7, 1999 Supports right to bear arms for all types and uses of guns.
    School Choice Jan 7, 1999 Value-free public education is brainwashing.
    School Choice Jan 7, 1999 Empower parents against the monopoly of public schools.
    Welfare & Labor Jan 7, 1999 Disintegration of the family causes social ills
    Abortion Jan 6, 1999 Abortion is unjust and immoral.
    Abortion Jan 6, 1999 Mothers have no right to take a fetus’ life.
    Civil Rights Jan 6, 1999 Preferential affirmative action is patronizing.
    Health Care Jan 6, 1999 Right to die usurps the Declaration and God.
    Tax Reform Jan 6, 1999 Against flat tax -- a distraction for abolishing income tax.
    Civil Rights Oct 16, 1998 “Hate crime” laws will be used to punish anti-gay opinions
    Defense Aug 28, 1998 Supports missile strikes against terrorists abroad
    Health Care Jul 24, 1998 Universal health ID’s are a threat to liberty
    Principles & Values Jun 29, 1998 Against the “gay agenda”.
    Free Trade & Immigration Apr 17, 1998 Tariffs make foreigners share burden of US government
    Tax Reform Apr 17, 1998 Excise taxes allow citizens to control tax rate themselves
    Crime Jul 2, 1996 Supports capital punishment.
    Drugs Jul 2, 1996 Increase penalties for selling drugs
    Free Trade & Immigration Jul 2, 1996 Expand legal immigration; curtail illegal immigration
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1996 Campaign reform: No $ limits; full disclosure
    Gun Control Jul 2, 1996 No bans on legal firearms; allow concealed carry
    Health Care Jul 2, 1996 For tax-free medical savings accounts
    Principles & Values Jul 2, 1996 #1: Restore the moral foundations of family life
    Defense Feb 23, 1996 Citadel and VMI should remain all male
    Education Feb 23, 1996 Government corrupts higher education
    Education Feb 23, 1996 College tuition rises due to taxpayer subsidies
    Foreign Policy Jan 23, 1996 Rwanda: Humanitarian grounds 150x more than in Bosnia
    Kosovo Nov 28, 1995 Bosnian intervention MUST be approved by Congress
    China Sep 6, 1995 An egregious abuser of human life and human rights
    Technology Sep 6, 1995 V-chip to allow parents to regulate kids’ TV access
    Abortion Jun 30, 1995 Only exception is to preserve life of mother
    Defense Jun 30, 1995 No women in combat
    Crime Apr 4, 1995 Capital punishment is necessary to show respect for life

    Headlines by Bill Bradley
    Tax Reform Feb 27, 2000 Tax breaks for health insurance, working poor, & child care
    Education Feb 23, 2000 Measure performance; close lowest-performing schools
    Civil Rights Feb 21, 2000 The US should acknowledge African-American suffering
    Crime Feb 21, 2000 No mandatory sentencing for first-time minor drug offenders
    Crime Feb 21, 2000 Federal law should address racial profiling
    Gun Control Feb 21, 2000 Gore was a conservative Congressman who voted with NRA
    Gun Control Feb 21, 2000 Register and license all handguns
    Health Care Feb 21, 2000 Pledges better health plan for every Medicaid patient
    Health Care Feb 21, 2000 Help HIV-infected with Ryan White Act and health centers
    Principles & Values Feb 21, 2000 The president must explain “white skin privilege” to America
    School Choice Feb 21, 2000 Allow parents to move to better-performing public schools
    School Choice Feb 21, 2000 Vouchers gave parents a chance, but system isn’t big enough
    Tax Reform Feb 21, 2000 Better health insurance and schools before tax cuts
    Technology Feb 21, 2000 Close digital divide with teachers and “infostamp” vouchers
    Gun Control Feb 18, 2000 Ban gun sales in residential neighborhoods
    Health Care Feb 15, 2000 “Outrageous scare tactics” on Medicare’s HIV treatment
    Environment Jan 30, 2000 2-year effort in 1990 changed CA water allocations
    Principles & Values Jan 30, 2000 No nickel-and-diming, no nibbling around the edges
    Tax Reform Jan 30, 2000 Allied with Reagan to pass 1986 tax overhaul
    Abortion Jan 26, 2000 Consistency on issues of principle matters
    Defense Jan 26, 2000 It’s time for a post-Cold War (smaller) defense budget
    Education Jan 26, 2000 400,000 more in Head Start; 2,000 more after-school programs
    Environment Jan 26, 2000 Open up Strategic Oil Reserve now, to reduce oil prices
    Foreign Policy Jan 26, 2000 Iraq: Isolate Saddam diplomatically; loosen grip on oil
    Health Care Jan 26, 2000 Fought for longer maternity stays; will fight for more
    School Choice Jan 26, 2000 Supports experimenting, but vouchers are not the answer
    Welfare & Labor Jan 26, 2000 1M kids lost health insurance:’96 welfare reform didn’t work
    Budget & Economy Jan 25, 2000 Early supporter of simplifying taxes, cutting deficit & debt
    Welfare & Labor Jan 23, 2000 Opposed 1996 Welfare Reform; now “wait & see” how it’s used
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Pull down Confederate flag immediately
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Affirmative action battles subtle racism
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 End racial profiling by Executive Order
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Latinos should be on Supreme Court, but no commitment
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Rescind disenfranchisement if released felons keep straight
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 Diversity creates the best Administration
    Civil Rights Jan 17, 2000 I’ve seen racism, and it must end
    Drugs Jan 17, 2000 No mandatory sentencing for first-time drug offenders
    Education Jan 17, 2000 “Lifetime education” from birth to every life stage
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 17, 2000 All refugees should be granted rights to stay in US
    Health Care Jan 17, 2000 All people on Medicaid should have a primary care physician
    School Choice Jan 17, 2000 Voted for voucher experiments; now focus on public schools
    Education Jan 13, 2000 Education excellence begins with 60,000 great new teachers
    Principles & Values Jan 13, 2000 Should we take risks? If not now, when? If not us, who?
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 Welfare is down, but deep poverty is up
    Health Care Jan 12, 2000 Controlling smoking is key to health care reform
    Environment Jan 9, 2000 Family farms have no safety net; need foreign markets
    Budget & Economy Jan 8, 2000 More for tech education since tech created surplus
    Defense Jan 8, 2000 The UN, not the US, is the world’s policeman
    Education Jan 8, 2000 Major investment in education related to people’s lives
    Foreign Policy Jan 8, 2000 Move towards new post-Cold War stability & mentality
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 8, 2000 Rely on the WTO to export beef to Europe
    Government Reform Jan 8, 2000 Money corrupts democracy
    Gun Control Jan 8, 2000 Register and license all handguns
    Health Care Jan 8, 2000 Covering drugs is the key to reducing health care costs
    Budget & Economy Jan 5, 2000 America’s prosperity must also benefit the poor
    Environment Jan 5, 2000 Local stewardship works for NH’s White Mountains
    Foreign Policy Jan 5, 2000 Russia: Missed opportunity to disarm & communicate
    Government Reform Jan 5, 2000 Take special interests out of politics by banning soft money
    Gun Control Jan 5, 2000 Register & license all 65 million handguns
    Health Care Jan 5, 2000 Replace Medicaid with competitive system
    Principles & Values Jan 5, 2000 Politics is a means to an end, not the end
    Principles & Values Jan 5, 2000 Mistakes are learning opportunities, even for a president
    Tax Reform Jan 5, 2000 Not every tax cut is good for America
    Education Jan 4, 2000 Education plan: $90B over 10 years
    School Choice Jan 4, 2000 Vouchers are not the solution to schools’ problems
    Technology Jan 4, 2000 Improve schools to remedy “digital divide”
    Welfare & Labor Dec 31, 1999 Strengthen unionization laws & defend right-to-organize
    Technology Dec 20, 1999 Cautious moratorium on Internet sales taxes
    China Dec 18, 1999 Be direct with Taiwan & China: Maintain status quo
    Civil Rights Dec 18, 1999 Gays should have same rights as others, except marriage
    Crime Dec 18, 1999 Combat terrorism with broad inter-agency approach
    Drugs Dec 18, 1999 Candidates’ long-past drug use shouldn’t matter
    Health Care Dec 18, 1999 All Americans should have access to affordable health care
    Juvenile Crime Dec 18, 1999 More gun control to restrict kids’ access
    Juvenile Crime Dec 18, 1999 School violence: media responsibility & adult supervision
    Juvenile Crime Dec 18, 1999 Gun control leads to safe schools
    Principles & Values Dec 18, 1999 Personal faith is private, even for a president
    Technology Dec 18, 1999 Supports research, but no bold step to Mars
    Government Reform Dec 16, 1999 Campaign reform equals government reform
    Government Reform Dec 16, 1999 Grassroots efforts are more powerful than Congress
    Technology Dec 16, 1999 Television time is not the exclusive property of the rich
    Budget & Economy Dec 7, 1999 Don’t raise taxes during economic downturns
    Tax Reform Dec 7, 1999 Honesty compels avoiding ‘no new taxes’ pledge
    Environment Nov 18, 1999 Ethanol makes sense for Midwest, but not for NJ
    Defense Oct 28, 1999 Bring Test Ban Treaty back to Senate, and pass it
    Education Oct 28, 1999 Feds should fulfill special ed commitments
    Education Oct 28, 1999 Scholarships & loans to create 60,000 new teachers
    Education Oct 28, 1999 Spirit of experimentation is solution to urban schools
    Environment Oct 28, 1999 Supports more pollution cleanup & pollution prevention
    Environment Oct 28, 1999 Let people experience something bigger than themselves
    Foreign Policy Oct 28, 1999 East Timor worked; use UN instead of US elsewhere
    Government Reform Oct 28, 1999 Campaign reform needs support from people, business, & Pres.
    Health Care Oct 28, 1999 Fund reforms from surplus, medical Internet, & lower costs
    Health Care Oct 28, 1999 Create respite centers for Alzheimer’s patients & caregivers
    Principles & Values Oct 28, 1999 Themes: Health insurance, racial unity, child poverty
    Principles & Values Oct 28, 1999 Private sector for 2 years made him ready to lead America
    Civil Rights Oct 17, 1999 Civil Rights Act & hate crime laws cover gays
    Free Trade & Immigration Oct 13, 1999 More truck inspectors at Mexican border, within NAFTA
    Education Oct 8, 1999 $400M per year for community colleges for tech & jobs
    Education Oct 8, 1999 $200 per month stipends to elderly mentors
    Families & Children Oct 8, 1999 Expand Family Leave laws
    Families & Children Oct 7, 1999 Global economy ignores the 6:30 dinner hour
    Families & Children Oct 7, 1999 Create a nationwide system for childcare
    Families & Children Oct 7, 1999 $2.6B for preschool, childcare, colleges, and volunteers
    Families & Children Oct 7, 1999 Proposed senior Americorps for mentoring kids
    Health Care Oct 5, 1999 $650B over 10 yrs for children’s mandatory health insurance
    Environment Oct 4, 1999 Apply CAFE standards to SUVs
    Environment Oct 4, 1999 Improve air quality by getting old clunkers off the road
    Gun Control Sep 26, 1999 Stand up to the NRA
    Civil Rights Sep 20, 1999 Opposed to same-sex marriages, but won’t ban them
    Defense Sep 20, 1999 Let gays serve openly in military
    Drugs Sep 20, 1999 Candidate drug use matters; admits pot but no cocaine
    Health Care Aug 24, 1999 Universal health care & health insurance coverage
    Tax Reform Aug 24, 1999 Veto $792B tax cut; surplus for health coverage & poverty
    Welfare & Labor Aug 24, 1999 Raise minimum wage; more unions; low-income tax cuts
    Welfare & Labor Aug 18, 1999 Supports unions for home-health & day-care workers
    Foreign Policy Aug 17, 1999 Puerto Rico: Support their expressed will; provide more aid
    Budget & Economy Aug 1, 1999 Re-appoint Alan Greenspan as Federal Reserve chairman
    China Aug 1, 1999 Cox Report: Focus on security lapse, not espionage
    China Aug 1, 1999 Reaffirm “One China,” but defend Taiwan
    Environment Aug 1, 1999 Supports ethanol in gas to ease farm crisis
    Free Trade & Immigration Aug 1, 1999 NAFTA, WTO, and world trade solve economic problems
    Government Reform Aug 1, 1999 Campaign reform: Free TV; mail-in voting; Voter Leave.
    Government Reform Aug 1, 1999 Ban soft money; it breaches “one person, one vote”
    Gun Control Aug 1, 1999 Ban Saturday Night Specials; plus other “common-sense”
    Gun Control Aug 1, 1999 For registration & licensing; against freely re-selling
    Principles & Values Aug 1, 1999 Search for meaning beyond materialism will guide America
    Principles & Values Aug 1, 1999 Philosophy: Respect people; deal with big questions
    Principles & Values Aug 1, 1999 Basketball teamwork is similar to political teamwork
    Tax Reform Aug 1, 1999 Would veto proposed $792 billion tax cut
    Tax Reform Aug 1, 1999 Surplus should pay down debt, & help people in need
    Welfare & Labor Aug 1, 1999 Bad ideas: block grants; 5-year cutoff.
    Welfare & Labor Aug 1, 1999 Good ideas: federal commitment, address single-parenting
    Civil Rights Jun 18, 1999 Posting Ten Commandments in schools seems unconstitutional
    Gun Control Jun 18, 1999 Ban inexpensive “junk” handguns
    Gun Control Jun 18, 1999 Register guns; limit buyers to one per month
    Juvenile Crime Jun 18, 1999 Posting Ten Commandments in schools seems unconstitutional
    Families & Children Jun 16, 1999 Children are ignored because they have no political money
    Families & Children Jun 16, 1999 Business; civil; govt; & parents: do more for kids
    Juvenile Crime Jun 16, 1999 Free parents to raise good kids, rather than blame them
    Abortion May 19, 1999 Resist clinic bombings with full force of government
    Abortion May 19, 1999 Protect privacy of decision between woman and doctor
    Budget & Economy May 19, 1999 Open markets; low taxes; research investments
    Defense May 19, 1999 Eliminate weapons systems unnecessary in post-Cold War
    Environment May 19, 1999 Fight pollution to preserve nature for our children
    Families & Children May 19, 1999 Children in poverty need health care and day care
    Foreign Policy May 19, 1999 Foster middle-class abroad; focus on 5 key countries
    Government Reform May 19, 1999 No PAC contributions; no “soft money” advertising
    Health Care May 19, 1999 More coverage; doctors in charge of HMOs
    Social Security May 19, 1999 Growing economy preserves trust fund best
    Social Security May 19, 1999 Budget surplus is a fiction; separate social security
    Tax Reform May 19, 1999 Best income tax has low rates and few loopholes
    Technology May 19, 1999 Internet connects politicians to voters
    Civil Rights May 10, 1999 Race relations solution: Talk & be vulnerable.
    Kosovo May 10, 1999 Should have foreseen & prevented Yugoslav actions
    Principles & Values May 10, 1999 Stick to ideals & stay above the fray of a “broken” system
    Principles & Values May 10, 1999 Factory town upbringing permeates campaign imagery
    Principles & Values Apr 26, 1999 Campaign about trust and neighborliness
    Kosovo Apr 25, 1999 Against intervention
    Civil Rights Apr 21, 1999 Racial unity is a defining moral issue.
    Welfare & Labor Apr 20, 1999 Welfare should not require mothers to work.
    Kosovo Mar 24, 1999 Establish exit strategy to avoid quagmire
    Foreign Policy Dec 15, 1998 US has an obligation to lead the world.
    Tax Reform Dec 15, 1998 Driving force behind the 1986 Tax Reform Act.
    Civil Rights Jan 8, 1997 Indian reservations are not for get-rich-quick schemes
    Civil Rights Jan 8, 1997 In Senate, worked to safeguard rights of Native Americans
    Civil Rights Jan 8, 1997 Address racism via behavioral problems in blacks & whites
    Crime Jan 8, 1997 Urban future: transform; or we’ll abandon or encircle
    Crime Jan 8, 1997 Answer to crime is local, not federal
    Drugs Jan 8, 1997 “Just Say No” is ignored by urban kids
    Education Jan 8, 1997 Send urban kids to boarding school communities
    Environment Jan 8, 1997 Soil erosion causes more damage than floods
    Environment Jan 8, 1997 Controlling Mississippi River is arrogance, not technology
    Families & Children Jan 8, 1997 Urban kids need connections & family to find meaning
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 8, 1997 Smarter workers needed to compete in global market
    Government Reform Jan 8, 1997 National gov’t needed to balance corruption of local gov’t
    Government Reform Jan 8, 1997 Politicians seeking press is OK if not flash over substance
    Principles & Values Jan 8, 1997 People at “town meetings” form context for policy
    Principles & Values Jan 8, 1997 Big reforms are as hard as little reforms, so do big ones
    Principles & Values Jan 8, 1997 Small town upbringing made him prove himself by winning
    Tax Reform Jan 8, 1997 Tax loopholes benefit few & distort market
    Tax Reform Jan 8, 1997 Bradley’s “Fair Tax” was basis for Reagan’s 1986 Tax Reform
    Welfare & Labor Jan 8, 1997 Export unionism abroad
    Welfare & Labor Jan 8, 1997 Cut poverty to help cities; not welfare or aff. action
    Crime Sep 12, 1996 Wiretap & deport suspected terrorists; use taggants
    Drugs Jul 25, 1996 Voted against more funds for int’l narcotics control
    Defense Jun 26, 1996 Voted against nuke tests; Somalia; continuing draft
    Defense Jun 4, 1996 Voted against SDI, Trident II, Seawolf, F-18s, & B-2s.
    Free Trade & Immigration May 2, 1996 Pro-immigrant: public assistance; school funds; less INS
    Free Trade & Immigration May 2, 1996 Anti-immigrant: More Border Patrol; more info-sharing.
    Civil Rights Jan 16, 1996 Amendment: political spending is not free speech
    Government Reform Jan 16, 1996 Amendment: political spending is not free speech
    Government Reform Jan 16, 1996 To qualify for funding, candidates must debate
    Education Sep 26, 1995 Voted for National Service & summer youth programs
    Families & Children Sep 26, 1995 Voted for National Service & summer youth programs
    Welfare & Labor Sep 21, 1995 Against welfare block grants to states
    Welfare & Labor Sep 21, 1995 Enlist civil institutions & churches for welfare reform
    Defense Aug 4, 1995 Voted for landmine ban; CIA disclosure; loose nukes
    Technology Jun 15, 1995 For deregulation; consumer rights; limit media ownership
    Families & Children Jun 14, 1995 Voted for V-Chip & telecomm self-censorship
    Technology Jun 14, 1995 Voted for V-Chip & telecomm self-censorship
    Free Trade & Immigration May 9, 1995 For GATT, NAFTA, & Fast Track; No retaliatory sanctions
    Education Jul 27, 1994 Voted against school prayer; for condom distribution
    School Choice Jul 27, 1994 Voted for vouchers & for school choice, including private
    Juvenile Crime Nov 19, 1993 Try teens as adults, but no death penalty
    Crime Nov 17, 1993 Voted in favor of death penalty & against appeals
    China Oct 1, 1992 Voted against MFN & for linkage to human rights

    Headlines by George W. Bush
    Free Trade & Immigration Feb 28, 2000 Against WTO on foreign sales corp (for offshore tax breaks)
    Tax Reform Feb 27, 2000 Its’ the people’s money, not the government’s
    Tax Reform Feb 27, 2000 Biggest tax cuts to those who pay the biggest tax bills
    China Feb 26, 2000 No strategic ambiguity: US will defend Taiwan against China
    Civil Rights Feb 25, 2000 Apologizes for anti-Catholic appearance at Bob Jones U.
    Civil Rights Feb 24, 2000 Repudiates anti-Catholicism despite Bob Jones University
    Education Feb 23, 2000 Freedom & flexibility in return for high standards & results
    Abortion Feb 15, 2000 Supports GOP abortion plank but disagrees on exceptions
    Abortion Feb 15, 2000 No Republican will allow partial-birth abortion
    China Feb 15, 2000 China is an American competitor, not a friend
    Civil Rights Feb 15, 2000 Against gay marriage, but leave it to the states
    Defense Feb 15, 2000 Use arms to defend Europe, Far East, Mideast, & Panama
    Defense Feb 15, 2000 Commander-in-Chief defines mission; Generals prepare for it
    Foreign Policy Feb 15, 2000 Russia: Work together to dismantle nuclear weapons
    Government Reform Feb 15, 2000 No corporate or union soft money.
    Principles & Values Feb 3, 2000 Pledges to return honor to office of the Presidency
    Budget & Economy Jan 26, 2000 10-year surplus: $2T Social Security; $1T debt; $1T tax cut
    Budget & Economy Jan 26, 2000 Use presidential power to get money away from Congress
    Defense Jan 26, 2000 Top-down review to decide which programs to cancel
    Education Jan 26, 2000 Texas school record is improving, with many minorities
    Environment Jan 26, 2000 No withdrawals from strategic oil reserve needed
    Environment Jan 26, 2000 Explore ANWR; explore for gas; reduce foreign dependence
    Foreign Policy Jan 26, 2000 Pressure Saudis to keep oil prices low
    Government Reform Jan 26, 2000 Pay for tax cuts with cash, not corporate loopholes
    Tax Reform Jan 26, 2000 Use prosperous times to get money out of Washington
    Technology Jan 26, 2000 Technology programs are obsolete before they start
    Abortion Jan 22, 2000 States should decide abortion issue; not Roe v. Wade
    Drugs Jan 22, 2000 Identifies with former addicts based on former alcoholism
    Tax Reform Jan 22, 2000 Keep charitable deduction as incentive for giving
    Welfare & Labor Jan 22, 2000 Remove tax “tollbooths” for poor single moms
    Welfare & Labor Jan 22, 2000 “No-strings” vouchers for religious groups to do charity
    Crime Jan 17, 2000 Proper age for death penalty is 17
    Civil Rights Jan 16, 2000 Ten Commandments OK in schools for “inherent values”
    Civil Rights Jan 16, 2000 Respect Spanish heritage, but conduct government in English
    Education Jan 16, 2000 Expand character education via federal funding
    Education Jan 16, 2000 Local control and accountability will prevent failure
    Environment Jan 16, 2000 Family farms: Food for Peace instead of food as a weapon
    Environment Jan 16, 2000 Set standards based on science and fine violators
    Health Care Jan 16, 2000 Tax-deductible long-term care insurance for retirement
    Health Care Jan 16, 2000 Replace 132,000-page Medicare document with senior choice
    Government Reform Jan 13, 2000 Meet basic priorities, & return leftovers to taxpayers
    Social Security Jan 13, 2000 No reduction of benefits for retirees & those near it
    Abortion Jan 10, 2000 No pro-life pledge; VP & judges will simply be qualified
    China Jan 10, 2000 Entrepreneurial China trade differs from totalitarian Cuba
    Foreign Policy Jan 10, 2000 Cuba: No trade, since investments prop up Castro regime
    Foreign Policy Jan 10, 2000 Africa: Rally world to help AIDS, but not with US funds
    Government Reform Jan 10, 2000 Agrees to no negative ads; stop tearing each other down
    Tax Reform Jan 10, 2000 Cut top tax rate to 33% while cutting lower income taxes too
    Tax Reform Jan 10, 2000 1997 no-tax pledge: judge results, despite breaking pledge
    Civil Rights Jan 7, 2000 Leave decisions on flying Confederate flag to the states
    Crime Jan 7, 2000 Bush is confident that none of 112 executed were innocent
    Crime Jan 7, 2000 Death penalty clemency for bad process, not for repentance
    Foreign Policy Jan 7, 2000 Honor Panama Canal treaty, but keep canal open
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 7, 2000 Sow free trade and farmers will reap
    Technology Jan 7, 2000 Internet may or may not help mom & pop - wait & see
    Defense Jan 6, 2000 America must win if US troops are committed
    Government Reform Jan 6, 2000 No legislating from the bench-judges should just interpret
    Principles & Values Jan 6, 2000 Conservative values: Tax cuts; school choice; workfare
    Principles & Values Jan 6, 2000 Jesus is part of my life; but won’t exclude non-Christians
    Tax Reform Jan 6, 2000 Tax cuts, so help me God
    Foreign Policy Dec 23, 1999 Focus on Big Three: Russia, China, & India
    Technology Dec 20, 1999 Extend Internet sales tax ban; but wary of Main St. losses
    China Dec 13, 1999 China in WTO is good for US farm exports
    Gun Control Dec 13, 1999 Best gun control is more prosecution & certain jail
    Health Care Dec 13, 1999 Keep Medicare in government, but provide flexibility
    Health Care Dec 13, 1999 Create Review Board to hear HMO complaints
    Budget & Economy Dec 9, 1999 Federal government should stay out of the marketplace
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 Limit frivolous lawsuits to create entrepreneurial heaven
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 Stop hurting business with excessive punitive damage awards
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 Supports death penalty as deterrent
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 Proud of eliminating parole for violent criminals
    Defense Dec 9, 1999 Lesson from Vietnam: no political wars
    Defense Dec 9, 1999 Increase spending on military pay plus R&D
    Defense Dec 9, 1999 Supported Vietnam while a student in 1968, but not later
    Education Dec 9, 1999 Public school misalign authority and responsibility
    Education Dec 9, 1999 State should enforce standards, not micromanage schools
    Education Dec 9, 1999 Zero toleration policy for discipline problems in schools
    Education Dec 9, 1999 Effective curriculum comes from clear standards
    Education Dec 9, 1999 Replace “English Only” with “English Plus” Spanish
    Foreign Policy Dec 9, 1999 America should speak loudly and carry a big stick
    Foreign Policy Dec 9, 1999 America should act as the leader of the free world
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 9, 1999 A free market promotes dreams and individuality
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 9, 1999 Import fees are not the answer to foreign competition
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 9, 1999 More border guards to compassionately turn away Mexicans
    Gun Control Dec 9, 1999 Supports gun ownership for protection and hunting
    Health Care Dec 9, 1999 Against mandates not related to patient care
    Health Care Dec 9, 1999 Bush signed Texas’ version of Patient Bill of Rights
    Health Care Dec 9, 1999 Strengthen Medicare through choice and other options
    Juvenile Crime Dec 9, 1999 “Tough-love” in strictly disciplined boot camps
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 Bush’s conservatism: local solutions within limited govt
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 Government if necessary, not necessarily government
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 “A Charge to Keep,” hymn & painting, inspire Bush
    School Choice Dec 9, 1999 Charters encourage innovative methods & provide choices
    Social Security Dec 9, 1999 Give Americans more freedom to manage their social security
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 Supports low-income heating oil assistance program
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 Work and responsibility to replace welfare
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 Too much government fosters dependency
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 Religious charities deserve government support
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 Government should not block faith-based programs
    Budget & Economy Dec 7, 1999 Guarantees future surpluses with his tax plan
    China Dec 7, 1999 WTO for both China & Taiwan; maintain Taiwan relations law
    China Dec 7, 1999 China’s taste of freedom encourages capitalism’s growth
    Education Dec 7, 1999 If poor kids don’t learn, give school funds to parents
    Education Dec 7, 1999 Develop tests locally - no national tests
    Environment Dec 7, 1999 Encourage oil exploration and more natural gas
    Environment Dec 7, 1999 Wean from oil, via electric deregulation & natural gas
    Foreign Policy Dec 3, 1999 Texas governorship provides foreign policy experience
    Social Security Dec 3, 1999 Keep promise to retirees but consider raising retirement age
    Tax Reform Dec 2, 1999 Tax plan, helping poor & rich, gives economy “second wind”
    Tax Reform Dec 1, 1999 Proposes tax cuts of $483B over 5 years
    Tax Reform Dec 1, 1999 Lower tax rates to 10%-25%-33%; end inheritance tax.
    Social Security Nov 22, 1999 Consider raising retirement age
    Principles & Values Nov 21, 1999 Children looking at White House should feel proud
    Environment Nov 18, 1999 Ethanol tax incentives good for farmers and good for air
    Foreign Policy Nov 18, 1999 Foreign policy with a touch of iron & a sharpened sword
    Environment Nov 9, 1999 Cooperate with industry, instead of lawsuits & regulations
    Environment Nov 9, 1999 Houston leads US in smog, but Texas is getting cleaner
    Environment Nov 9, 1999 Opposes Kyoto treaty, ESA, & other intrusive regulations
    Principles & Values Nov 1, 1999 Pres. should uphold honor & dignity; act independently
    Tax Reform Oct 18, 1999 Don’t balance the budget on the backs of the poor
    Free Trade & Immigration Oct 15, 1999 Against the spirit of CA Proposition 187
    Principles & Values Oct 8, 1999 Challenges the orthodoxy but is still a devout conservative
    Education Oct 6, 1999 Praise and reward successful schools; shame failures
    Principles & Values Oct 6, 1999 Focus on human problems, not just economy
    Principles & Values Oct 6, 1999 No Gomorrah in America; no disdain of government
    Education Oct 5, 1999 Expand Education Savings Accounts to $5000 per year
    School Choice Oct 5, 1999 $3 billion for Charter School Fund
    Welfare & Labor Oct 5, 1999 Churches provide “armies of compassion” to help the poor
    Environment Oct 3, 1999 Got voluntary emission reductions from grandfathered plants
    Government Reform Oct 3, 1999 Favors Tort Reform to make it harder to sue corporations
    Defense Sep 24, 1999 Increase military salaries & weapons spending
    Defense Sep 24, 1999 Develop SDI, even if we must breach ABM treaty
    Gun Control Sep 21, 1999 $1.6M TX campaign, “Gun Crime Means Hard Time.”
    Principles & Values Sep 6, 1999 A “call to conscience” for personal responsibility
    Education Sep 3, 1999 Shift $7B from Title I to low-income schools
    School Choice Sep 3, 1999 Shift Title I funds to parents for failed schools
    Drugs Aug 30, 1999 Full background checks on drug use for all appointees
    Education Aug 27, 1999 Evolution & creationism both valid; let states decide
    Gun Control Aug 27, 1999 Raise legal age for guns to 21; ban certain ammo
    School Choice Aug 26, 1999 School decisions by parents, not federal judges
    School Choice Aug 26, 1999 Let poor people choose their schools, like rich people do
    Juvenile Crime Aug 24, 1999 Bush’s Texas is a bad place to be “young and irresponsible”
    Drugs Aug 22, 1999 Parents make up for past by warning kids against drugs
    Civil Rights Aug 19, 1999 No gays in Boy Scouts
    Technology Aug 13, 1999 Make the Internet a duty-free zone
    Welfare & Labor Aug 11, 1999 Look first to faith-based organizations
    Civil Rights Aug 6, 1999 English-plus, not English-only
    Free Trade & Immigration Aug 6, 1999 Guest workers, maybe; citizenship waiting period, yes
    Civil Rights Jul 26, 1999 State lottery OK, but qualms about casino gambling
    Foreign Policy Jul 23, 1999 Israel: Recognize Jerusalem as capital
    Tax Reform Jul 23, 1999 $8B tax incentives for charitable contributions
    Crime Jul 5, 1999 Vetoes indigent lawyer reform as “a danger”
    Government Reform Jul 5, 1999 Supports tweaking campaign finance rules
    Principles & Values Jul 3, 1999 Bush’s centrism: free trade; private IRAs; no new taxes
    Civil Rights Jul 2, 1999 Hate-crime rules don’t apply to gays
    Gun Control Jun 28, 1999 No child-safety locks on guns; concealed carrying ok
    Families & Children Jun 25, 1999 More daycare funds; caseworkers; “Second Chance” homes
    Government Reform Jun 25, 1999 No lawsuits on good-faith acts
    Health Care Jun 25, 1999 Health insurance for kids from tobacco settlement
    Health Care Jun 25, 1999 Choose doctor for pay outside of HMOs
    Juvenile Crime Jun 25, 1999 Arrest for guns in school; track juvenile offenders
    Families & Children Jun 22, 1999 Abstinence Ed should get funded as much as Sex Ed
    Families & Children Jun 22, 1999 Federal studies & grants for abstinence programs
    Gun Control Jun 18, 1999 No city lawsuits against gun manufacturers
    Juvenile Crime Jun 14, 1999 For tough juvenile justice laws
    Abortion Jun 14, 1999 Would support - but not pursue - a pro-life Amendment
    Civil Rights Jun 14, 1999 Reach out to minorities, but without quotas
    Social Security Jun 13, 1999 Backs private accounts for Security contributions
    Crime Jun 12, 1999 Criminal rehabilitation by Prison Ministry after release
    Defense Jun 12, 1999 Rebuild military power to deal with world of terror
    Families & Children Jun 12, 1999 Appropriate to draw a moral line for children
    Free Trade & Immigration Jun 12, 1999 The fearful build walls; the confident demolish them.
    Principles & Values Jun 12, 1999 Government can create an environment for prosperity
    Principles & Values Jun 12, 1999 Match conservative minds with compassionate hearts
    Welfare & Labor Jun 12, 1999 Religious groups compete for state service contracts
    Tax Reform Jun 9, 1999 Read my tax pledge: No new taxes
    Abortion Jun 7, 1999 Reduce abortions by means within current law
    Abortion Jun 7, 1999 Ideal: Value every life; but many steps to get there
    Abortion Jun 7, 1999 Supports Parental Notification Law for minor girls
    Principles & Values Jun 7, 1999 Oil-town upbringing bred ‘compassionate conservatism’
    Technology Jun 7, 1999 No Y2K lawsuits if good-faith effort made
    Kosovo Jun 4, 1999 Be suspicious of agreement until Serbs gone & Kosovars home
    Kosovo Jun 4, 1999 Timetable for US peacekeepers to hand over to Europeans
    Technology Jun 4, 1999 Census by head count, if possible
    Defense May 31, 1999 Soldiers need a clear mission & best support possible
    China May 26, 1999 Chinese nuclear spying will shift balance of power
    Free Trade & Immigration May 26, 1999 NAFTA is good for Texas and good for Mexico
    China May 25, 1999 Reaction to espionage was not serious and not enough
    China May 25, 1999 Cox Report warrants review of all export controls to China
    Juvenile Crime May 25, 1999 Increased penalties to rehabilitate juveniles
    Principles & Values May 23, 1999 Governs by outlining ideas & letting Legislature do details
    Families & Children May 1, 1999 V-chip OK, but cultural changes are better
    Gun Control May 1, 1999 Gun restrictions OK within basic right to own guns
    Health Care May 1, 1999 Endorses tax-subsidized medical savings accounts
    Technology May 1, 1999 V-chip OK, but cultural changes are better
    Gun Control Apr 30, 1999 Gun show checks OK; ban guns near schools & kids
    Budget & Economy Apr 25, 1999 Simplify tax code to stimulate economic growth
    Education Apr 25, 1999 Establish standards, then let school districts meet them
    Education Apr 25, 1999 Results-oriented systems: OK to link funding to performance
    Education Apr 25, 1999 Teachers’ unions obstacle to school innovation
    Gun Control Apr 25, 1999 Assault weapon OK; waiting period not OK
    Gun Control Apr 25, 1999 Concealed Carry needed in our dangerous society
    Health Care Apr 25, 1999 Supports subsidized Medicare menu with means testing
    School Choice Apr 25, 1999 Vouchers a priority; encourage their spread
    Social Security Apr 25, 1999 Supports subsidized Medicare menu with means testing
    Social Security Apr 25, 1999 Lock-box yes; tax increase no; bipartisanship yes.
    Social Security Apr 25, 1999 Tax-funded private IRA’s under federal guidelines
    Tax Reform Apr 25, 1999 Simplify tax code to stimulate economic growth
    Welfare & Labor Apr 25, 1999 Invigorate “a Civil Society” to protect vulnerable citizens
    Juvenile Crime Apr 21, 1999 Filter - or avoid - media that romanticizes violence
    Education Mar 31, 1999 Use phonics to keep kids reading at grade level.
    Families & Children Mar 31, 1999 Emphasize sexual abstinence for teens
    Families & Children Mar 31, 1999 For tough juvenile justice laws
    Abortion Mar 8, 1999 Ban partial-birth; ban taxpayer funding
    Principles & Values Mar 7, 1999 “Compassionate conservatism” allows individual potential
    Principles & Values Mar 7, 1999 Prosperity with a purpose: Peaceful & prosperous future
    Education Mar 2, 1999 Help failing students pass - without social promotion
    Budget & Economy Jan 27, 1999 Commit funds to education and tax cuts
    Families & Children Jan 27, 1999 Enforce child protection and child support
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 27, 1999 Support NAFTA by improving Mexican border
    Juvenile Crime Jan 27, 1999 Track gangs; enact automatic sentencing
    Crime Dec 31, 1998 Supports “two strikes” & registration for sexual criminals.
    Crime Dec 31, 1998 Supports victim notification laws and anti-stalking laws.
    Drugs Dec 31, 1998 Supports tough drug laws as well as drug education programs.
    Drugs Dec 31, 1998 Encourages abstinence from tobacco, drugs or alcohol.
    Juvenile Crime Dec 31, 1998 Supports trying minors as adults for violent crimes.
    School Choice Dec 31, 1998 Supports vouchers, including private or religious schools.
    Welfare & Labor Dec 31, 1998 Help people become independent of welfare.
    Foreign Policy Oct 1, 1998 Mexico: Free trade, but with more border patrols
    Abortion Jul 2, 1998 Encourage fewer abortions via adoption & abstinence
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1998 More job training; R&D tax credits
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1998 Tax financing of sports stadiums ok, after vote
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1998 Supports Balanced Budget Amendment
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1998 Term limits for state representatives and governors
    Gun Control Jul 2, 1998 Ban machine guns; maintain existing gun restrictions
    Health Care Jul 2, 1998 More managed care; more tax incentives; no state guarantees
    Health Care Jul 2, 1998 Lower care costs; reform taxes; limit lawsuits
    Juvenile Crime Jul 2, 1998 Prosecute kids as adults; more boot camps
    Civil Rights Apr 6, 1998 Reject quotas, double standards & “group thought”
    Defense Apr 6, 1998 US military is key to preserving world peace
    Families & Children Apr 6, 1998 Teach kids right (abstinence) and wrong (drugs & gangs)
    Free Trade & Immigration Apr 6, 1998 Free & fair trade is key to economic future
    Juvenile Crime Apr 6, 1998 Send juvenile criminals to “boot camp”
    Principles & Values Apr 6, 1998 Base “responsibility era” on Judeo-Christian values
    School Choice Mar 31, 1998 Vouchers tied to “accountability system”
    Crime Jan 28, 1997 More searches and less parole for criminals
    Crime Feb 7, 1995 Mandatory sentencing for repeat offenders
    Families & Children Feb 7, 1995 Suspend licenses if child support is unpaid
    School Choice Feb 7, 1995 “Home rule” with state standards

    Headlines by Harry Browne
    Budget & Economy Jan 27, 2000 Budget surplus is over-taxation, so return it all
    China Jan 27, 2000 Nuclear espionage results from over-large bureaucracy
    Civil Rights Jan 27, 2000 President should stay out of questions of gay marriage
    Civil Rights Jan 27, 2000 Flag burning is protected political speech
    Crime Jan 27, 2000 Mandatory sentencing takes jail space from real criminals
    Defense Jan 27, 2000 We have strong offense & weak defense-switch it
    Drugs Jan 27, 2000 Drug War makes streets a war zone
    Education Jan 27, 2000 Separation of school & state: No Ten Commandments
    Environment Jan 27, 2000 Global Warming inconclusive; too much political agenda
    Environment Jan 27, 2000 Protect environment via private property ownership
    Families & Children Jan 27, 2000 Families are the first dept. of Housing, Education & Welfare
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 27, 2000 Replace WTO & NAFTA with uniformly low tariffs
    Principles & Values Jan 27, 2000 Libertarians lay out goals and let you plan your own life
    School Choice Jan 27, 2000 Federal involvement in schools doesn’t work
    School Choice Jan 27, 2000 Give parents “total” control over school selection
    Social Security Jan 27, 2000 Budget surplus doesn’t exist-it’s all the Trust Fund
    Tax Reform Jan 27, 2000 End income tax & replace it with nothing
    Abortion Jan 13, 2000 No gov’t funding of abortion, but no prohibitions either
    Budget & Economy Jan 13, 2000 Decrease defense & police $; eliminate everything else
    Civil Rights Jan 13, 2000 Racism is immoral; but end affirmative action
    Crime Jan 13, 2000 No federal law enforcement; let states handle crime
    Defense Jan 13, 2000 Fund SDI, pay, & readiness; cut CIA & everything else
    Defense Jan 13, 2000 Deploy SDI; no need to fight spread of nukes
    Drugs Jan 13, 2000 Decriminalize pot; end the war on drugs
    Education Jan 13, 2000 Separate school and state
    Environment Jan 13, 2000 Solve enviro problems via private property rights
    Foreign Policy Jan 13, 2000 End foreign aid to individual countries as well as agencies
    Foreign Policy Jan 13, 2000 Mideast: End meddling with embargoes & peace negotiations
    Foreign Policy Jan 13, 2000 Exit UN; extend diplomatic relations to all countries
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 13, 2000 Let in the huddled masses
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 13, 2000 Open trade policy without NAFTA or WTO
    Government Reform Jan 13, 2000 Remove both campaign spending limits and donation limits
    Government Reform Jan 13, 2000 Reducing government promotes personal responsibility
    Gun Control Jan 13, 2000 Gun restrictions are unconstitutional
    Health Care Jan 13, 2000 Get government out of health care & costs will plummet
    Kosovo Jan 13, 2000 US should not be involved in Kosovo at all
    Principles & Values Jan 13, 2000 Priorities: End income tax, drug war, & commercial meddling
    Social Security Jan 13, 2000 End the government Social Security system
    Tax Reform Jan 13, 2000 Eliminate most fees & taxes, including income tax
    Tax Reform Jan 13, 2000 No flat tax nor sales tax; super-majority to raise taxes
    Technology Jan 13, 2000 Keep government out of the Internet
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 End unemployment programs; feds out of employment biz
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 Religious & community-based charities should handle welfare
    Gun Control Nov 21, 1999 Well-protected politicians misunderstand need for guns
    Gun Control Nov 21, 1999 Your home is safer if there are guns in your neighborhood
    Gun Control Nov 21, 1999 Criminals are not affected by gun-control laws
    Gun Control Nov 21, 1999 Don’t let politicians decide our need for assault rifles
    Juvenile Crime Nov 21, 1999 Tragic events do not justify new gun laws
    Social Security Nov 9, 1999 Social Security squanders your retirement money
    Social Security Nov 9, 1999 Social Security is a pyramid scheme
    Crime Aug 26, 1999 Keep federal government out of common crime enforcement
    Crime Aug 26, 1999 First priority: pardon non-violent offenders
    Crime Aug 26, 1999 Stop prosecuting victimless crime; real crime then decreases
    Drugs Aug 26, 1999 Admits pot use; but it’s none of your business
    Drugs Aug 26, 1999 Crime rate soared in 70s Drug War like in 30s Prohibition
    Drugs Aug 26, 1999 Replace costs of enforcement with costs of addiction
    Education Aug 26, 1999 Government educates our children badly
    Education Aug 26, 1999 Let people who care run our schools instead of government
    Foreign Policy Aug 26, 1999 Bring US troops home from 100 countries overseas
    Government Reform Aug 26, 1999 Waco resulted from FBI’s predictable abuse of power
    Government Reform Aug 26, 1999 Govt abuses of privacy results from power WE granted them
    Health Care Aug 26, 1999 Prescription rules should be controlled by states, not FDA
    Health Care Aug 26, 1999 FDA has caused needless deaths by delaying medications
    Health Care Aug 26, 1999 Doctors & insurers should regulate drugs, not FDA
    Principles & Values Aug 26, 1999 Basic principle: Government needs to be smaller
    Tax Reform Aug 26, 1999 Reduce size of govt so income taxes aren’t needed
    Drugs Jul 31, 1999 Legalization removes the rebellious appeal of drugs
    Drugs Jul 31, 1999 Increased govt monitoring does nothing to reduce drug use
    Principles & Values Jul 31, 1999 Young people are right to be scared of big government
    Civil Rights Jun 3, 1999 Remove government power to fight victimless crimes
    Civil Rights Jun 3, 1999 Bank rules against drugs hurt privacy
    Foreign Policy Jun 3, 1999 Military involvement often fails even when US “wins”.
    Foreign Policy Jun 3, 1999 Illegal war actions set precedents for more future wars
    Kosovo Jun 3, 1999 Feel moral imperative? Do it, but don’t force others to.
    Kosovo Jun 3, 1999 We bomb for morality; can US get bombed for immorality?
    Kosovo Jun 3, 1999 If Milosevic is a threat, post a bounty for his death
    Principles & Values Jun 3, 1999 Morality governs personal behavior, not military action
    Defense May 16, 1999 Keep out of wars, rather than police the world
    Defense May 16, 1999 Build missile defense by private reward system
    Defense May 16, 1999 If US is attacked, target the dictator, not people
    Government Reform May 16, 1999 So-called “Reforms” get incumbents re-elected
    Foreign Policy May 15, 1999 Moral responsibilty implies constant war.
    Kosovo May 15, 1999 Bombing doesn’t work; US intervention doesn’t work.
    Kosovo May 15, 1999 Undeclared wars are unconstitutional
    Budget & Economy Mar 23, 1999 Neither Dems nor Reps “reign in spending”
    Health Care Mar 19, 1999 Against tobacco lawsuits funding more health programs
    Drugs Feb 19, 1999 Bank profiles aimed at drug dealers will fail
    Technology Jan 11, 1999 Y2K, like Internet, will be solved by free market
    Technology Jan 9, 1999 If Microsoft loses, consumers will pay more
    Environment Dec 31, 1998 Agrees with goal of cleaner environment, but not via govt
    Abortion Dec 1, 1998 No govt imposition; encourage private alternatives
    Crime Jul 13, 1998 End the War on Drugs to free up prisons and police
    Crime Jul 13, 1998 War on Drugs causes gang warfare and police corruption
    Crime Jul 13, 1998 Legal drugs cost less so addicts would steal less
    Drugs Jul 13, 1998 We can’t win the Drug War; escalating makes it worse.
    Juvenile Crime Jul 13, 1998 Schools were safer before the War on Drugs
    Defense May 31, 1998 Focus on defense against missiles and invasions
    Tax Reform Apr 11, 1998 Flat Tax would require 30% rate and still need IRS
    Tax Reform Apr 11, 1998 Abolish the IRS and the income tax
    Tax Reform Apr 11, 1998 The Great Libertarian Offer: No income tax, but.
    Principles & Values Apr 3, 1998 Individual liberty and responsibilty on all issues
    Principles & Values Apr 3, 1998 Fiscally conservative and socially liberal...?
    School Choice Apr 3, 1998 Get government out of education so parents can choose
    Social Security Apr 3, 1998 Take social security away from politicians entirely
    Environment Mar 1, 1998 Who are we saving the irreplaceable resources for?
    Principles & Values Nov 1, 1997 Replace the use of political force by reducing govt
    Principles & Values Nov 1, 1997 Shrink govt now; come up with non-govt solutions later
    Social Security Jun 6, 1997 Shut it down; buy annuities with asset sales.
    Social Security Jun 6, 1997 Irresponsibility does not justify Social Security
    Abortion May 1, 1996 The federal government should have no role in the matter.
    Budget & Economy May 1, 1996 Amendment: Limit spending to prior year’s revenue
    Budget & Economy May 1, 1996 Against block grants; repeal income tax instead.
    Budget & Economy May 1, 1996 Priorities: cut budget; repeal income tax; pay off debt
    China May 1, 1996 No import tariffs, regardless of human rights
    Civil Rights May 1, 1996 Federal govt should be color-blind
    Civil Rights May 1, 1996 No School Prayer Amendment
    Crime May 1, 1996 Against capital punishment
    Crime May 1, 1996 Pardon non-violent drug offendors to free prison space
    Crime May 1, 1996 Against anti-terrorist laws, since the hurt the innocent
    Defense May 1, 1996 De-fund CIA; decrease R&D for new weapons.
    Defense May 1, 1996 Avoid arms trade; promote peace by free trade
    Drugs May 1, 1996 Pardon non-violent drug offendors to free prison space
    Drugs May 1, 1996 Govt has no Constitutional authority to prohibit any drugs
    Education May 1, 1996 No School Prayer Amendment
    Education May 1, 1996 Remove the federal government from education entirely
    Environment May 1, 1996 Protect environment via local trespassing laws
    Environment May 1, 1996 Sell public lands; repeal all environmental laws
    Families & Children May 1, 1996 Repeal income tax so parents can afford education
    Foreign Policy May 1, 1996 Russia: No aid; no meddling; just free trade.
    Foreign Policy May 1, 1996 Replace all government aid with free trade
    Foreign Policy May 1, 1996 Avoid arms trade; promote peace by free trade
    Free Trade & Immigration May 1, 1996 Russia: No aid; no meddling; just free trade.
    Free Trade & Immigration May 1, 1996 Replace all government aid with free trade
    Free Trade & Immigration May 1, 1996 Maintain open borders; end war on immigration
    Free Trade & Immigration May 1, 1996 Ease immigration laws; no Official English
    Free Trade & Immigration May 1, 1996 No import tariffs, regardless of human rights
    Free Trade & Immigration May 1, 1996 Cuba: Lift the trade embargo
    Free Trade & Immigration May 1, 1996 Against NAFTA and WTO
    Government Reform May 1, 1996 Eliminate almost all Departments and agencies
    Government Reform May 1, 1996 Supports term limits on House (6 yrs) & Senate (12 yrs)
    Gun Control May 1, 1996 Repeal all gun laws; Bill of Rights is “literal”
    Health Care May 1, 1996 Abolish FDA; get govt out of health care
    Juvenile Crime May 1, 1996 No funding anti-gang programs; end Drug War to end gangs
    Kosovo May 1, 1996 Under no conditions should US be in former Yugoslavia
    Principles & Values May 1, 1996 Washington cannot be a source of moral leadership
    School Choice May 1, 1996 Repeal taxes so parents can afford any school they choose
    Tax Reform May 1, 1996 Repeal taxes and don’t replace with sales tax nor flat tax
    Welfare & Labor May 1, 1996 End welfare completely; no entitlements to others’ earnings
    Welfare & Labor May 1, 1996 War on Poverty & rent control cause poverty & homelessness
    Welfare & Labor May 1, 1996 Supports enterprise zones; eliminate govt regulations
    Welfare & Labor May 1, 1996 End welfare; return to private compassion & charity
    Abortion Jul 2, 1995 Abortion is wrong, but govt has no role in it
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1995 Great Depression was caused by federal monetary policies
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1995 Politicians don’t want to reduce government
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1995 Reduce budget from $1.5 trillion to $385 billion
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1995 Get rid of $5 trillion debt by selling federal assets
    Crime Jul 2, 1995 Most federal law enforcement is unconstitutional
    Defense Jul 2, 1995 Politician’s wars are heroic; real war is death & killing
    Defense Jul 2, 1995 Wars have historically established nothing
    Defense Jul 2, 1995 6-point plan to get government out of war programs
    Drugs Jul 2, 1995 War on Drugs is a crusade against victimless crimes
    Drugs Jul 2, 1995 Marijuana is not unconditionally evil; allow medical use
    Drugs Jul 2, 1995 Truth is a casualty in the War on Drugs
    Education Jul 2, 1995 Teaching non-academic topics is cause of declining SATs
    Education Jul 2, 1995 Importance of education no reason for govt control
    Environment Jul 2, 1995 Privatize grazing lands and national parks
    Families & Children Jul 2, 1995 Less govt & lower taxes means better child raising
    Foreign Policy Jul 2, 1995 Govt’s role is to discourage attacks; not police the world
    Free Trade & Immigration Jul 2, 1995 Free trade guarantees peace better than military
    Free Trade & Immigration Jul 2, 1995 “Trade aggression” meaningless, since both sides benefit
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1995 Constitution gives people freedom FROM government
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1995 Abolishing agencies only way to stop them from growing back
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1995 Government Doesn’t Work
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1995 Require shorter bills so legislators actually read them
    Gun Control Jul 2, 1995 Prosecute crimes, not possession of weapons
    Health Care Jul 2, 1995 Medicare has caused higher health costs
    Health Care Jul 2, 1995 1992 Health Plan all about coercion, not compassion
    Health Care Jul 2, 1995 Government can improve health care by getting out of it
    Juvenile Crime Jul 2, 1995 Enforcing “responsible entertainment” is censorship
    Principles & Values Jul 2, 1995 Government means use of force instead of persuasion
    School Choice Jul 2, 1995 Vouchers better than public schools; no govt is best
    School Choice Jul 2, 1995 Feds out of education and states out of education
    Social Security Jul 2, 1995 SSI tax has risen from 2% to 15% & will continue to rise
    Social Security Jul 2, 1995 One-time pay off of all people over 50, with means testing
    Tax Reform Jul 2, 1995 10% flat tax OK, if no income tax returns
    Tax Reform Jul 2, 1995 5% sales tax OK, if income tax is eliminated
    Technology Jul 2, 1995 Competition makes high tech work--keep it unregulated
    Welfare & Labor Jul 2, 1995 Community-based welfare ensured oversight & honesty
    Welfare & Labor Jul 2, 1995 Welfare perverts natural incentives & hence destroys lives
    Welfare & Labor Jul 2, 1995 8-month transition, then end all welfare checks

    Headlines by Hillary Clinton
    Civil Rights Feb 11, 2000 Gays deserve domestic partnership benefits
    Government Reform Feb 11, 2000 Soft money ban & independent ad ban for Senate campaign
    Principles & Values Feb 11, 2000 National experience & ability to get along will serve NY
    Government Reform Feb 6, 2000 New Democrat: Government is not the solution to all problems
    Principles & Values Feb 6, 2000 New to the neighborhood, but not new to NY issues
    Principles & Values Feb 6, 2000 End divisional politics
    Tax Reform Feb 6, 2000 NY share of federal taxes is too high
    Abortion Jan 22, 2000 Remain vigilant on a woman’s right to chose
    Civil Rights Jan 14, 2000 Crack down on sex trafficking of women and girls
    Welfare & Labor Jan 12, 2000 Equal opportunity will bridge the digital divide
    Civil Rights Jan 1, 2000 Human rights are women’s rights
    Families & Children Jan 1, 2000 Parents’ dedication improves kids’ lives
    Health Care Jan 1, 2000 Smaller steps to progress on health care
    Welfare & Labor Jan 1, 2000 Working should mean no poverty
    China Dec 9, 1999 Criticized authoritarian practices with women & children
    Civil Rights Dec 9, 1999 Women’s rights are human rights
    Civil Rights Dec 9, 1999 Military service based on conduct, not sex
    Civil Rights Dec 9, 1999 New Yorkers should all just get along
    Defense Dec 9, 1999 Nixon should have been impeached for bombing Cambodia
    Education Dec 9, 1999 Arkansas project: broaden experiences for children
    Education Dec 9, 1999 Pushed teacher testing in Arkansas
    Education Dec 9, 1999 AR ed reform: mandate kindergarten, no social promotion
    Families & Children Dec 9, 1999 Treat kids as “child citizens” not “minors” under the law
    Families & Children Dec 9, 1999 No dividing line between government vs. parents & children
    Families & Children Dec 9, 1999 Community support is key to valuing families
    Health Care Dec 9, 1999 Health care reform is key to a “new politics of meaning”
    Health Care Dec 9, 1999 Universal coverage, cost containment, & managed competition
    Health Care Dec 9, 1999 Proposed Natl Health Board to oversee employee cooperatives
    Kosovo Dec 9, 1999 Urged president to bomb Serbians
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 “Vast right wing conspiracy”
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 Stands by her man despite “pain in marriage”
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 Decried 1980s materialism & excesses of corporate America
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 Hillary’s choice: Co-president or White House wife?
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 Never left Bill because they were a team
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 Community involvement helps, but only in short term
    Welfare & Labor Dec 2, 1999 Don’t criminalize the homeless
    Foreign Policy Nov 11, 1999 Extend peace treaties to Palestinians, Syrians & Lebanese
    Foreign Policy Nov 11, 1999 Smartest strategic choice is peace
    Technology Nov 8, 1999 We can do more for New York’s biotechnology industry
    Welfare & Labor Oct 24, 1999 The working poor deserve a living wage
    Foreign Policy Oct 19, 1999 Puerto Rico: Stop using live ammo at Vieques
    Health Care Oct 14, 1999 Be prepared with defenses against infectious disease
    Civil Rights Oct 3, 1999 Don’t punish Brooklyn Museum for Sensation
    Education Sep 28, 1999 Kids need decent schools to learn
    Welfare & Labor Sep 28, 1999 America can afford to raise the minimum wage
    Defense Sep 16, 1999 A safe world needs the nuclear test ban treaty
    Tax Reform Sep 15, 1999 Just Say No to GOP tax plan
    Health Care Sep 14, 1999 Medicare should be strengthened today
    Tax Reform Aug 6, 1999 GOP tax plan would hurt New York’s students
    Juvenile Crime Aug 5, 1999 Boycott violent media and products
    Government Reform Aug 4, 1999 Give big states a big slice of federal pie
    Gun Control Jul 31, 1999 Tough gun control laws will keep guns out of wrong h
    Gun Control Jul 15, 1999 Gun control protects our children
    Education Jul 5, 1999 Solemn vow never to abandon our public schools
    Education Jul 5, 1999 Hold kids to high standards, starting at home
    Education Jul 5, 1999 Address teacher shortage with salary increases
    Education Jul 5, 1999 Teachers need more peer consulting & more recognition
    Education Jul 5, 1999 Social promotion cheats our children
    Education Jul 5, 1999 More after-school; smaller classes
    Education Jul 5, 1999 Reduce size of schools; and modernize
    Education Jul 5, 1999 Read to young kids 20-30 minutes daily
    Families & Children Jul 5, 1999 Send message: It is the job of children to learn
    Gun Control Jul 5, 1999 Don’t water down sensible gun control legislation
    Juvenile Crime Jul 5, 1999 Entire school staff should focus on school safety
    Juvenile Crime Jul 5, 1999 Early-warning hotlines for homicidal & suicidal students
    School Choice Jul 5, 1999 Vouchers will not improve our public schools
    School Choice Jul 5, 1999 Let’s build up our schools-not tear them down
    School Choice Jul 5, 1999 Charter schools provide choice within public system
    Technology Jul 5, 1999 Train teachers to use technology in classrooms
    Budget & Economy Jun 17, 1999 We have outlived the usefulness of Bretton Woods
    Budget & Economy Jun 17, 1999 The economy creates consumers but cannot create citizens
    Free Trade & Immigration Jun 17, 1999 Globalization should not substitute for humanization
    Government Reform Jun 17, 1999 We need strong and efficient governments
    Kosovo Jun 17, 1999 Kosovo’s unified message: We will not turn away
    Gun Control Jun 4, 1999 Lock up guns; store ammo separately
    Juvenile Crime Jun 4, 1999 Ban kids’ unsupervised access to guns
    Juvenile Crime Jun 4, 1999 Metal detectors at school are not much of an intrusion
    Juvenile Crime Jun 4, 1999 Society is responsible for alienation that causes violence
    Social Security Feb 17, 1999 Social Security protects families, not just retirees
    Social Security Feb 17, 1999 All should join the debate now to preserve future solvency
    Abortion Jan 22, 1999 Keep abortion safe, legal and rare
    Abortion Jan 22, 1999 Being pro-choice is not being pro-abortion
    Abortion Jan 22, 1999 Reach out to teens to reduce teen sex problems
    Families & Children Jan 6, 1999 Help “sandwiched” parents care for elderly plus kids
    Families & Children Nov 18, 1998 More funds for after-school programs
    Juvenile Crime Nov 18, 1998 Keep kids busy from 2PM to 8 PM to avoid trouble
    Education Sep 17, 1998 Arts education is needed in our schools
    Families & Children Aug 5, 1998 Expand Family and Medical Leave Act
    School Choice Aug 4, 1998 Charters meet needs of failing public school students
    School Choice Aug 4, 1998 Vouchers siphon off much-needed resources
    Environment Jun 10, 1998 Reduce air pollution to improve children’s health
    Health Care Jun 4, 1998 Work toward affordable universal health care
    Welfare & Labor Feb 3, 1997 Microcredit is an invaluable tool in alleviating poverty.

    Headlines by Howard Phillips
    Civil Rights Jan 13, 2000 End affirmative action
    Drugs Jan 13, 2000 More border security needed
    Education Jan 13, 2000 End federal funding of education
    Environment Jan 13, 2000 No to Kyoto
    Foreign Policy Jan 13, 2000 Foreign aid is unconstitutional
    Foreign Policy Jan 13, 2000 Reduce federal foreign policy role
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 13, 2000 Tighten borders and subsidies to illegal immigrants
    Gun Control Jan 13, 2000 Repeal gun restrictions; concealed carry OK
    Health Care Jan 13, 2000 Federal govt out of health care
    Juvenile Crime Jan 13, 2000 Stricter prosecutions for juveniles
    Kosovo Jan 13, 2000 US out of Kosovo
    Principles & Values Jan 13, 2000 Stick to biblical & constitutional standards
    Social Security Jan 13, 2000 Keep Congress out of Social Security’s pocket
    Technology Jan 13, 2000 The internet doesn’t need govt regulations
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 Federally subsidized welfare should be ended
    Abortion Sep 4, 1999 First Priority is to End Legalized Abortion
    Abortion Sep 4, 1999 Killing of the innocent, young or old, is unconstitutional
    Abortion Sep 4, 1999 Both parties support pro-abortion Supreme Court Justices
    Budget & Economy Sep 4, 1999 Smaller budget-or no budget-is better than a balanced budget
    Budget & Economy Sep 4, 1999 The Fed is an instrument for legalized plunder
    China Sep 4, 1999 China has bought support in Congress
    Civil Rights Sep 4, 1999 End anti-Christianity in Congressional spending
    Civil Rights Sep 4, 1999 Direction taken from God on gay rights issues
    Civil Rights Sep 4, 1999 Respect rights because they’re bestowed by God, not state
    Defense Sep 4, 1999 SDI should be deployed
    Defense Sep 4, 1999 US should advocate liberty abroad, but only defend US
    Defense Sep 4, 1999 Only Congress declares war, not Executive Orders
    Defense Sep 4, 1999 American troops fight for US and not the New World Order
    Foreign Policy Sep 4, 1999 Panama Canal: Keep US in; keep China out
    Free Trade & Immigration Sep 4, 1999 Withdraw from NAFTA, WTO, UN, IMF, & Federal Reserve
    Government Reform Sep 4, 1999 Close NEA, NPR, CPB: funding “good works” corrupts them
    Government Reform Sep 4, 1999 Abolish FEC; unlimited & disclosed campaign contributions
    Government Reform Sep 4, 1999 Cut the federal government down to constitutional size
    Government Reform Sep 4, 1999 Legislation is only for Congress, not federal agencies
    Government Reform Sep 4, 1999 FEC reforms have corrupted politics: abolish FEC
    Gun Control Sep 4, 1999 Guns controlled by citizens with no restrictions
    Kosovo Sep 4, 1999 Kosovo war unconstitutional
    Principles & Values Sep 4, 1999 Christianity is the basis of our legal system
    Principles & Values Sep 4, 1999 Accountability to people and God
    Principles & Values Sep 4, 1999 Welcomes pro-family activists from GOP
    Principles & Values Sep 4, 1999 America has forgotten God
    Social Security Sep 4, 1999 Restore Trust Fund while privatizing
    Tax Reform Sep 4, 1999 Tariffs should replace taxes
    Tax Reform Sep 4, 1999 Veto all IRS funds; repeal 16th Amendment
    Welfare & Labor Sep 4, 1999 End welfare; family income doubles when fed gov’t shrinks
    Families & Children May 1, 1998 Family government is the highest form of government
    Families & Children May 1, 1998 Strengthen families by downsizing government
    School Choice May 1, 1998 Children’s education controlled by parents
    Social Security May 1, 1998 Privatize Social Security & Medicare
    Crime Oct 7, 1996 Federal crime funding makes enforcement less accountable
    Crime Oct 7, 1996 Crime should be handled locally, quickly and firmly
    Crime Oct 7, 1996 Citizens delegate law enforcement to government
    Education Sep 16, 1996 Close down Dept of Education, Feds should play no role
    Government Reform Jan 19, 1996 Federal programs invade our privacy
    Government Reform Jan 19, 1996 Eliminate income tax & most federal taxes
    Free Trade & Immigration May 5, 1995 No more foolish bailouts, like Mexico’s
    Free Trade & Immigration Nov 5, 1993 Giving up sovereignty is unconstitutional & dangerous
    Government Reform Nov 5, 1993 When govt usurps power, we are accountable
    Principles & Values Nov 5, 1993 Unity of purpose based on principle
    Civil Rights Aug 7, 1993 Censorship is dumbing down our children
    Education Aug 7, 1993 Separate education from state, or it’s establishing religion
    Environment Aug 7, 1993 Property rights are ours, not government’s
    Government Reform Nov 18, 1992 Deconstruct the humanist-globalist welfare state
    Defense Jan 1, 1992 Deploy missile defense and SDI; withdraw from ABM Treaty
    Environment Jan 1, 1992 Environmentalism is socialist
    Technology Jan 1, 1992 Restrict technology transfer to present & future adversaries

    Headlines by John McCain
    Free Trade & Immigration Feb 28, 2000 Against foreign sales corporations (offshore tax breaks)
    Tax Reform Feb 27, 2000 Tax plan: $238B over 5 years; $500B over 10 years
    Tax Reform Feb 27, 2000 Double child tax credit; add family incentives
    Tax Reform Feb 27, 2000 “Balanced approach”, and starts a flat tax system
    Defense Feb 26, 2000 Disagrees with Perot: No more POWs in Vietnam
    Tax Reform Feb 26, 2000 Reagan Republican: simplify taxes; cut waste
    Principles & Values Feb 24, 2000 Calls himself a “Reagan Republican”
    Education Feb 23, 2000 Against nationally imposed standards & funding strings
    Abortion Feb 21, 2000 McCain family decisions on abortion are private
    Principles & Values Feb 20, 2000 Fight clean, fight fair, but keep on fighting
    Civil Rights Feb 15, 2000 Inter-racial dating ban is idiotic and cruel
    Foreign Policy Feb 15, 2000 Overthrow “rogue” governments to keep Americans safe
    Foreign Policy Feb 15, 2000 Our conscience influences US intervention, as in Rwanda
    Government Reform Feb 15, 2000 Fight iron triangle: special interests, money, & legislation
    Principles & Values Feb 15, 2000 The GOP should be inclusive
    Principles & Values Feb 3, 2000 Calls himself conservative who attracts political center
    Abortion Jan 31, 2000 Prosecute abortion doctors, not women who get them
    Tax Reform Jan 30, 2000 Big money interests fear closing loopholes
    China Jan 28, 2000 $1M political donations by Chinese Army should not be legal
    Civil Rights Jan 28, 2000 Career-long history of supporting Indian causes
    Abortion Jan 26, 2000 “Family Conference” if daughter wanted an abortion
    Budget & Economy Jan 26, 2000 Use veto power to reduce government spending
    Government Reform Jan 26, 2000 Close corporate loopholes; veto pork-barrel spending
    Social Security Jan 26, 2000 Trust Fund is a ticking time bomb, set to go of fin 2014
    Social Security Jan 26, 2000 More believe in Elvis than in getting Social Security check
    Technology Jan 26, 2000 Digital Divide requires tax credits for equipment & teachers
    Abortion Jan 25, 2000 Abortion OK if raped; and no testing for rape
    Government Reform Jan 25, 2000 No term limits; they throw away the good with the bad
    Principles & Values Jan 25, 2000 Vote based on character, not issues
    Abortion Jan 22, 2000 Supports fetal tissue research; against over-intensity
    Abortion Jan 22, 2000 Feds involved because fed money is used for abortions
    Abortion Jan 22, 2000 Overturn Roe v. Wade, but keep incest & rape exceptions
    Tax Reform Jan 22, 2000 Remove charitable deduction; it only benefits rich
    Health Care Jan 17, 2000 Higher taxes on cigarettes
    Civil Rights Jan 16, 2000 Ten Commandments would bring virtue to our schools
    Civil Rights Jan 16, 2000 Confederate flag is a “symbol of heritage”
    Environment Jan 16, 2000 Family farms: Crop insurance; reduce inheritance tax
    Environment Jan 16, 2000 Preserve and help our National Parks
    Principles & Values Jan 16, 2000 Foreign policy should not be shaped by photo-ops & polls
    School Choice Jan 16, 2000 Use sugar, oil, and ethanol subsidies to finance vouchers
    Tax Reform Jan 16, 2000 Replace employer-provided benefits with a tax cut
    Civil Rights Jan 13, 2000 Allow, but not mandate, school prayer
    Crime Jan 13, 2000 More death penalty; stricter sentencing
    Crime Jan 13, 2000 More community policing; enough hate crime laws
    Drugs Jan 13, 2000 Public/private partnerships for drug treatment
    Environment Jan 13, 2000 Strength Clean Air & Water Acts; but not Kyoto
    Juvenile Crime Jan 13, 2000 Prosecute youths as adults, but separately; explore sources
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 Supports block grants, welfare-to-work, state control
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 Anti-poverty shared by gov’t & faith-based orgs
    Social Security Jan 11, 2000 Option to invest 20% of payroll taxes in private accounts
    Tax Reform Jan 11, 2000 Middle-class tax cut: expand 15% tax bracket
    Foreign Policy Jan 10, 2000 Africa: Money for AIDS would be lost to corruption
    Defense Jan 7, 2000 Military’s political leaders need military backgrounds
    Foreign Policy Jan 7, 2000 Concern over Chechnya spreads to Caucasus oil reserves
    Free Trade & Immigration Jan 7, 2000 Substitute trade treaties for protectionism
    Government Reform Jan 7, 2000 Campaign reform that’s best for country, not for GOP
    Tax Reform Jan 7, 2000 Don’t promise tax cuts from future surpluses we may not have
    Technology Jan 7, 2000 Internet tax ban saved consumers $600M this Xmas
    Defense Jan 6, 2000 Keep “Don’t ask, don’t tell” policy - it works
    Government Reform Jan 6, 2000 Take away soft money & “hurt the unions bad”
    Budget & Economy Jan 4, 2000 Distribute surplus: 23% tax cuts; 62% Social Security
    Foreign Policy Jan 4, 2000 Russia: Sanctions until Putin exits Chechnya
    Civil Rights Dec 21, 1999 Would be “comfortable” with a gay president
    Environment Dec 21, 1999 Repeal ban on new roads in wilderness due to bad process
    Environment Dec 21, 1999 Use park visitor fees for park development bonds
    Government Reform Dec 16, 1999 Special interests try to buy influence
    Government Reform Dec 16, 1999 Money corrupts politics, and soft money corrupts absolutely
    Technology Dec 16, 1999 Free TV & radio to candidates as a public interest
    Defense Dec 13, 1999 Women have proven themselves in combat-no restrictions
    Environment Dec 13, 1999 Ethanol is not worth it, even in Iowa
    Families & Children Dec 13, 1999 Unfiltered Internet robs our children of their innocence
    Health Care Dec 13, 1999 Matching funds for seniors citizens’ prescription drugs
    Health Care Dec 13, 1999 Expand health insurance to 11 million uninsured children
    Defense Dec 8, 1999 Rogue State Rollback: actively support resistance fighters
    Defense Dec 8, 1999 Terminate C-130, B-2, and Seawolf; use funds to modernize
    Defense Dec 8, 1999 Politicians keep unneeded bases open for political purposes
    Education Dec 7, 1999 Teach virtues in all schools
    Government Reform Dec 7, 1999 Drain the big money swamp to kill lobbyist mosquitoes
    Kosovo Dec 7, 1999 Kosovo an example of feckless photo-op foreign policy
    School Choice Dec 7, 1999 Tax breaks for charters - not from public school funds
    Tax Reform Dec 7, 1999 1st step to simplify taxes: close special interest loopholes
    Technology Dec 7, 1999 Make Internet tax moratorium permanent
    Education Nov 22, 1999 Enlist retirees for tutoring
    Kosovo Nov 22, 1999 Fighting was based on polls and photo-ops
    Defense Nov 21, 1999 Keep health care promises to aging veterans
    Health Care Nov 21, 1999 Keep health care promises to aging veterans
    Environment Nov 18, 1999 Ethanol bad for environment & bad for consumers
    Defense Nov 9, 1999 Bombing useless targets in Vietnam destroyed US morale
    Defense Nov 9, 1999 Vietnam was a worthy cause despite losing
    Principles & Values Nov 9, 1999 Survived as POW by faith to a higher cause
    Principles & Values Nov 9, 1999 Refused release to hurt Vietnamese & remain loyal to POWs
    Abortion Oct 29, 1999 Support adoption & foster care; work together on abortion
    Defense Oct 29, 1999 $6.4B of military spending waste is a disgrace
    Drugs Oct 29, 1999 Prevention & education apply to alcohol as well as marijuana
    Drugs Oct 29, 1999 We’re losing drug war - just say no
    Education Oct 29, 1999 Good teachers should earn more than bad lawyers
    School Choice Oct 29, 1999 Vouchers & charters will improve our school system
    Tax Reform Oct 29, 1999 Supports flat tax; stop complexity by special interests
    Technology Oct 29, 1999 Encourage teachers to learn high tech
    Foreign Policy Oct 5, 1999 IMF’s Russia policies bad, but agency is OK
    Budget & Economy Oct 1, 1999 $9B of pork in current budget bills; cut subsidies
    Tax Reform Oct 1, 1999 Keep lump-sum earned income tax credit
    Defense Sep 28, 1999 Pres. needs experience more than briefing books
    Principles & Values Sep 27, 1999 Campaigning to return government to the people
    Principles & Values Sep 27, 1999 Restore, renew, reform, & reinvigorate government
    Principles & Values Sep 27, 1999 “New Patriotic Challenge”: stand against cynicism
    School Choice Sep 27, 1999 Nationwide test of school vouchers
    Social Security Sep 27, 1999 Every dollar off-budget - no ifs, ands, or excuses
    Tax Reform Sep 27, 1999 Cut marriage tax, inheritance tax, & earnings test
    Technology Sep 27, 1999 Technology can hasten end of haves vs. have-nots
    Government Reform Sep 20, 1999 Influence peddling helps the Chinese Army
    Civil Rights Sep 4, 1999 Flying Confederate flag should be left to states
    Education Aug 27, 1999 Decisions on teaching evolution should be made locally
    Abortion Aug 24, 1999 Wants Roe vs. Wade made irrelevant, but would not repeal it
    Abortion Aug 24, 1999 Opposes partial-birth abortions & public financing
    Gun Control Aug 17, 1999 Ban cheap guns; require safety locks; for gun show checks
    Gun Control Aug 17, 1999 Supports ban on certain assault weapons
    Gun Control Aug 17, 1999 Voted against Brady Bill & assault weapon ban
    Juvenile Crime Aug 17, 1999 Guns are a problem, but so are violent web sites & videos
    Principles & Values Aug 17, 1999 Public officials have failed to set example for society
    Civil Rights Aug 13, 1999 1st Amend. not a shield for hate groups
    Crime Aug 13, 1999 Urges hearings on how FBI can deter Hate Crimes
    Crime Aug 13, 1999 1st Amend. not a shield for hate groups
    Environment Aug 4, 1999 End sugar subsidy; it hurts consumers & helps only tycoons
    Government Reform Aug 4, 1999 End sugar subsidy; corporate welfare at its worst
    Technology Aug 4, 1999 Get more government documents on-line
    Civil Rights Aug 3, 1999 Indian gambling OK; lottery is not
    Defense Aug 3, 1999 Raise military pay to avoid military draft
    Defense Aug 3, 1999 Military personnel on food stamps is a national disgrace
    Environment Jul 29, 1999 Ethanol subsidy is outdated; use funds for education
    School Choice Jul 29, 1999 $5B program for 3-year test of school vouchers
    Civil Rights Jul 21, 1999 Hollywood should voluntarily self-censor sex and violence
    Families & Children Jul 21, 1999 Parents should be active in media kids are exposed to
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 Address powerlessness when faced with health care crises
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 “Patient rights” means value human life over dollars
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 Expand medical savings; community health; & tax deductions
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 Patient Rights: access; MDs over HMOs; grievance process
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 Allow paying extra for choice of doctors & care
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 Full doctor-patient discussion even when it costs HMO
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 Allow appealing HMO decisions externally & in court
    Technology Jul 7, 1999 Telecommuncations Act was an influence-peddling scheme
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1999 For Balanced Budget Amend., & off-budget Social Security
    Education Jul 2, 1999 Help unqualified teachers find other lines of work
    Education Jul 2, 1999 Supports tax-free savings accounts for education expenses
    Education Jul 2, 1999 Supports “Reading Excellence”; and rewarding good schools
    Education Jul 2, 1999 Supports at-risk programs; homeless ed.; anti-drop-out ed.
    Environment Jul 2, 1999 Preserve natural resources for future.
    Government Reform Jun 30, 1999 Politicans poll, posture, & influence-peddle
    Families & Children Jun 16, 1999 Label violent media products like we label cigarettes
    China Jun 14, 1999 Admit China to WTO based on their concessions
    China Jun 14, 1999 China: Advocate for political reforms, and guard Taiwan
    Abortion Jun 14, 1999 Nominate justices based on experience, and values
    Education Jun 14, 1999 Internet access, with filters, at every school & library
    Education Jun 14, 1999 Merit pay & competency testing for teachers
    School Choice Jun 14, 1999 Tax-funded vouchers for private schools or charter schools
    Technology Jun 14, 1999 Internet access, with filters, at every school & library
    Kosovo Jun 10, 1999 Important to win, important for US to be superpower
    Kosovo Jun 6, 1999 Distrust Milosevic, and Verify
    Juvenile Crime Jun 4, 1999 Media Responsibility Act requires video & music labeling
    Social Security Jun 2, 1999 Disallow using Trust Fund for “emergency” spending
    Social Security Jun 2, 1999 Earnings test penalizes productivity in retirees
    China May 26, 1999 Inaction on spying led to Chinese nuclear improvement
    Education May 24, 1999 Let local school boards decide hiring and spending
    Education May 24, 1999 Ed-ACT Bill: college plans; language proficiency
    Government Reform May 24, 1999 Supports Line-Item Veto and Balanced Budget
    School Choice May 24, 1999 Shift policy-making from bureaucrats to parents
    School Choice May 24, 1999 Vouchers needed where teachers fail
    Social Security May 24, 1999 Eliminate the “earnings test” which taxes benefits
    Social Security May 24, 1999 Lock up Trust Fund; devote 62% of budget surplus to it
    Foreign Policy May 20, 1999 Urge Japan to open economy to ensure Asian recovery
    Free Trade & Immigration May 20, 1999 Free trade with any country except security risks
    Free Trade & Immigration May 20, 1999 Retaliatory protectionism is a “murder-suicide pact”
    Free Trade & Immigration May 20, 1999 Chile in NAFTA is good, but Fast Track isn’t
    Government Reform May 10, 1999 Campaign Finance: ban both labor union & corporate donations
    Gun Control May 10, 1999 Punish criminals who abuse 2nd Amendment rights
    Juvenile Crime May 10, 1999 Youth Violence Prevention Act restricts guns for kids
    Kosovo May 4, 1999 Authorize Clinton to send in ground troops.
    China Apr 30, 1999 Engage with China as they become a great power
    China Apr 30, 1999 China: Keep open trade & diplomacy; but keep eyes open
    Defense Apr 30, 1999 Discard ABM Treaty and develop a missile defense
    Defense Apr 30, 1999 Use force, with US control, only for vital interests
    Defense Apr 30, 1999 Europeans should spend more on defense, within NATO
    Foreign Policy Apr 30, 1999 Clinton abandoned framework of “assertive multilateralism”
    Foreign Policy Apr 30, 1999 Korea: ease starvation, but avoid war during death throes
    Juvenile Crime Apr 30, 1999 Violence in media caused Littleton shootings
    Kosovo Apr 30, 1999 Supported deployment in Bosnia; supports it in Kosovo
    Kosovo Apr 30, 1999 Higher price for security due to earlier idle threats
    Tax Reform Apr 30, 1999 Taxes should be flatter, lower, and simpler
    Civil Rights Apr 28, 1999 Supports Amendment against flag-burning
    Technology Apr 14, 1999 No government control over computer encryption
    Drugs Mar 18, 1999 $1B for detection equipment for more border interdiction
    Drugs Mar 18, 1999 Mexico: balancing act between free trade & stopping drugs
    Free Trade & Immigration Mar 18, 1999 Mexico: balancing act between free trade & stopping drugs
    Free Trade & Immigration Mar 18, 1999 NAFTA has had unambiguously positive impact on US
    Civil Rights Mar 15, 1999 We don’t need laws against Spanish language & culture
    Free Trade & Immigration Mar 15, 1999 No more ballot initiatives against immigration
    Welfare & Labor Feb 25, 1999 List unoccupied HUD-owned homes, & give them away
    Drugs Feb 11, 1999 Restrict methadone treatment programs
    Foreign Policy Feb 4, 1999 Palestine: Against declaration of statehood
    Abortion Jul 2, 1998 Restrict abortions; no partial-birth; no public funding
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1998 List of budgetary spending priorities
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1998 Supports Balanced Budget Amendment
    Budget & Economy Jul 2, 1998 Apply surplus to Social Security, Medicare, tax cuts & debt
    Civil Rights Jul 2, 1998 Affirmative action OK for specific programs, but no quotas
    Crime Jul 2, 1998 Pro-death penalty; more prisons; increased penalties
    Drugs Jul 2, 1998 Stricter penalties; stricter enforcement
    Environment Jul 2, 1998 Supports alternative fuels, emission controls, & CWA
    Foreign Policy Jul 2, 1998 Pay dues to UN after UN reforms
    Foreign Policy Jul 2, 1998 Cuba: No diplomatic and trade relations
    Free Trade & Immigration Jul 2, 1998 More help for legal immigrants when immigrating & once here
    Free Trade & Immigration Jul 2, 1998 Pro-NAFTA, pro-GATT, pro-MFN, pro-Fast Track
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1998 Supports term limits on Congress
    Gun Control Jul 2, 1998 Repeal existing gun restrictions; penalize criminal use
    Health Care Jul 2, 1998 Supports patient rights; regulate nicotine as a drug
    Health Care Jul 2, 1998 More tax-deductible health costs; limits on malpractice
    School Choice Jul 2, 1998 Vouchers for any schools; more charter schools
    Social Security Jul 2, 1998 Put surplus into Trust Fund; fulfill promised benefits
    Welfare & Labor Jul 2, 1998 Use tax code to address unemployment & working conditions
    Welfare & Labor Jul 2, 1998 More housing assistance; tax breaks against homelessness
    Welfare & Labor Jul 2, 1998 Pro-block grants; pro-welfare-to-work

    Headlines by Pat Buchanan
    Defense Feb 3, 2000 Build SDI; “Retrench and rearm”
    Welfare & Labor Feb 3, 2000 Agrees with union stance on trade
    Drugs Jan 24, 2000 Drug usage is not a victimless crime; so keep marijuana ban
    Foreign Policy Jan 24, 2000 Elian should stay in US; father is speaking under duress
    Defense Jan 6, 2000 Declare war only after attack on US, interests, or honor
    Foreign Policy Jan 6, 2000 Struggle against emerging world government
    Health Care Jan 1, 2000 Self-finance Medicare by self-investing
    Welfare & Labor Jan 1, 2000 Welfare is a state and local responsibility
    Welfare & Labor Jan 1, 2000 No minimum-wage increase
    Civil Rights Dec 21, 1999 Would oppose a gay president “with everything I had”
    Foreign Policy Dec 17, 1999 Iraq: Sanctions sow seeds of future terrorism
    Foreign Policy Dec 17, 1999 End all sanctions that hurt innocent people
    Foreign Policy Dec 17, 1999 Cuba: Siege mentality is pillar of power; end embargo
    Kosovo Dec 17, 1999 End sanctions that hurt innocent Serbs
    Budget & Economy Dec 15, 1999 Lethal projectile-the trade deficit-aimed at US workers
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 2, 1999 With Seattle WTO protestors against loss of sovereignty
    Principles & Values Dec 2, 1999 Reform Party offers different agenda & real change
    Abortion Dec 1, 1999 The unborn have rights; defund the abortion industry
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 1, 1999 WTO is first step toward world government
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 1, 1999 Trade shouldn’t trump environment, human rights, or security
    Government Reform Dec 1, 1999 Terms limits and no pensions for members of Congress
    Government Reform Dec 1, 1999 Require that 75% of donations come from candidate’s district
    Government Reform Dec 1, 1999 Administration staff take oath: never work for foreign gov’t
    Environment Nov 18, 1999 Supports ethanol subsidies for energy independence
    China Nov 17, 1999 China trade pact is a complete sellout
    Technology Nov 7, 1999 Microsoft is over the top; but they’ll survive Justice case
    Health Care Nov 3, 1999 Against national health system & federal takeover
    Health Care Nov 3, 1999 Supports catastrophic health insurance, privately paid
    Budget & Economy Nov 2, 1999 Pay down debt; reduce federal share of economy
    Crime Nov 2, 1999 Stop gun rampages by requiring press silence
    Crime Nov 2, 1999 Prompt death penalty would stop mass murderers
    Education Nov 2, 1999 Schools went wrong when judges & feds got involved
    Education Nov 2, 1999 Block grants to states with all federal education funds
    Education Nov 2, 1999 Federal role in science & scholarships; not grade schools
    Gun Control Nov 2, 1999 Stop using heinous crimes to take away 2nd amendment rights
    Health Care Nov 2, 1999 Fewer union jobs leads to 46 million uninsured
    Social Security Nov 2, 1999 Address solvency first, before adding new programs
    Social Security Nov 2, 1999 Option for private investment, with public fall-back
    Social Security Nov 2, 1999 Let people who work past 65 collect benefits
    Tax Reform Nov 2, 1999 Tax imports & transnationals instead of small businesses
    Welfare & Labor Nov 2, 1999 Offset minimum wage increase with small business tax cuts
    Civil Rights Oct 25, 1999 Abolish quotas; all learn English
    Education Oct 25, 1999 Ed Dept should test the marketplace instead of testing kids
    Government Reform Oct 25, 1999 Restore constitutional division of federal & state functions
    Principles & Values Oct 25, 1999 Leaving GOP elite, to take message to voters
    China Oct 9, 1999 Don’t aggravate Beijing, but don’t appease
    China Oct 9, 1999 Impose tariffs on China; end World Bank loans
    China Oct 9, 1999 Support Free Asia with materiel but no troops
    China Oct 9, 1999 Truculent but contained China is no threat
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 UK, France, & Germany should defend Europe
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 Transfer NATO Army to Germany & Navy to France
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 Annex Greenland
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 US hegemony will backfire to create a less secure world
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 NATO was conceived as a temporary alliance
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 We lost Vietnam because we fought on THEIR terms
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 No Pax Americana for post-Cold War
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 New World Order ties down US without vital interests
    Defense Oct 9, 1999 Soldiers volunteer to defend US, not UN
    Environment Oct 9, 1999 Energy independence by developing Caspian pipelines
    Environment Oct 9, 1999 Explore ANWR; reconsider nuclear power & oil import fee
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Russia: Offer EU membership instead of encirclement
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Israel: Provide for self-defense, but concede land for peace
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Palestine: a flag, a land, a capital in Jerusalem
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Iran & Iraq: Abandon dual containment strategy
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Japan: share burdens(defense) & benefits(trade) equitably
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Korea: Replace US troops with Koreans
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Dissolve Asian security treaties, they’ll defend themselves
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Puerto Rico: No statehood; eventual independence
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Quebec: Offer seceding provinces alliances or statehood
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Latin America: Support Monroe Doctrine but exit Rio Pact
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 East Europe: Focus on democracy instead of expanding NATO
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Base alliances on their view of US; not on democracy status
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Russia: Stop humiliation now to avoid a 21st century war
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Poland: NATO membership implies nuclear defense
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Independence, not isolationism
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 War guarantees to Poland kept Hitler from attacking USSR
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Hitler was no threat to US; sought mastery of Europe only
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Kuwait War benefited Iran; not US
    Foreign Policy Oct 9, 1999 Globalist Elites have not yielded their empire
    Free Trade & Immigration Oct 9, 1999 “Good for global business” isn’t necessarily good for US
    Kosovo Oct 9, 1999 Balkans: Let Europe police their own backyard
    Kosovo Oct 9, 1999 We attacked Yugoslav territory without Congress’ approval
    Principles & Values Oct 9, 1999 Original “America First” in 1940s to keep US out of WWII
    Environment Oct 4, 1999 Opposes raising CAFE standards
    Foreign Policy Oct 2, 1999 Practice “masterly inactivity,” not “entangling alliances”
    Free Trade & Immigration Oct 2, 1999 Reduce dependence on trade; support Monroe Doctrine
    Civil Rights Oct 1, 1999 AIDS is retribution; women can’t compete
    Drugs Sep 24, 1999 Open Mexican border invites drug trafficking
    Families & Children Sep 24, 1999 Home schooling teaches children values
    School Choice Sep 24, 1999 Support home schooling but don’t give up on public schools
    Principles & Values Sep 23, 1999 A patriot who calls himself a nationalist
    Foreign Policy Sep 20, 1999 Endorses Arafat as Palestine Pres., despite “repulsiveness”
    Foreign Policy Sep 20, 1999 Push US foreign policy toward isolationism
    Free Trade & Immigration Sep 20, 1999 Globalists are wrong; dumping destroys towns
    Free Trade & Immigration Sep 20, 1999 Most pressing foreign policy crisis: illegal immigration
    Welfare & Labor Sep 20, 1999 Corporations are “amoral behemoths”
    Budget & Economy Sep 18, 1999 Interventionist in US economy; isolationist abroad
    China Sep 12, 1999 Provide Taiwan with defensive weapons against China
    Crime Sep 12, 1999 Clemency for Puerto Rican terrorists is “shameful”
    Crime Sep 12, 1999 Reno should have resigned over Waco debacle
    Foreign Policy Sep 12, 1999 Logistical help OK in East Timor, but no ground troops
    Foreign Policy Sep 12, 1999 Israeli lobby should not dominate Mideast policy
    Free Trade & Immigration Jul 27, 1999 Use troops to stop illegal immigration
    Civil Rights Jul 26, 1999 Legal gambling is a “destructive vice”
    Tax Reform Jul 7, 1999 Small Business Bill of Rights: 4% tax over $1 million
    Tax Reform Jul 7, 1999 Cut capital gains tax to spur “risk investment”
    Tax Reform Jul 7, 1999 Abolish inheritance taxes to keep businesses in the family
    Abortion Jul 2, 1999 Presidency supports traditional values, not gays & abortion
    Civil Rights Jul 2, 1999 End racial busing, quotas, & contract set-asides
    Education Jul 2, 1999 Replace Dept. of Education with states & parents
    Free Trade & Immigration Jul 2, 1999 “Economic Nationalism”: trade only when it helps US
    Government Reform Jul 2, 1999 Enforce 10th Amendment; give federal powers to states
    Kosovo Jun 18, 1999 Kosovo conflict is illegal and unconstitutional
    China Jun 14, 1999 Match 100% tariffs from Japan & China
    Budget & Economy Jun 12, 1999 Supports Balanced Budget Amendment & tax cuts
    China Jun 12, 1999 China: Shame the regime & end trade concessions
    China Jun 12, 1999 China: End MFN; veto WTO entry; block technology
    Civil Rights Jun 12, 1999 Close NEA to stop desecration of Christian images
    Crime Jun 12, 1999 Tort reform: limit damages; loser pays legal fees
    Defense Jun 12, 1999 Expand defense budget for expanded global commitments
    Defense Jun 12, 1999 America must retrench and rearm
    Government Reform Jun 12, 1999 No new regulations; restrict unfunded mandates
    Government Reform Jun 12, 1999 Lobbying: Charge foreigners; 5-year ban on officials
    Government Reform Jun 12, 1999 Campaign Finance: limit outside $, PAC $, & corporate $
    Government Reform Jun 12, 1999 For Congress: yes term limits; no pensions; no franking
    Social Security Jun 12, 1999 Put Medicare taxes into personal insurance accounts
    Social Security Jun 12, 1999 Medicare: no socialized system; no expansion
    Social Security Jun 12, 1999 Abolish Congressional pensions; put them on Social Security
    Education Jun 11, 1999 For school prayer; against multiculturalism
    Environment Jun 11, 1999 Compensate land owners for endangered species habitat
    Environment Jun 11, 1999 Abolish BLM and return land to states
    Environment Jun 11, 1999 People conserve land, not federal or international agencies
    Environment Jun 11, 1999 Opposes Kyoto Treaty because it regulates US most
    Free Trade & Immigration Jun 11, 1999 Global Economy erodes US sovereignty
    Free Trade & Immigration Jun 11, 1999 “America First”: Tariffs; reciprocal trade; anti-dumping
    School Choice Jun 11, 1999 For vouchers, charter schools, & homeschooling
    Civil Rights Jun 5, 1999 Racial & gender entitlements are Govt-sponsored prejudice
    Free Trade & Immigration Jun 5, 1999 Secure our porous borders; teach immigrants English
    Free Trade & Immigration Jun 5, 1999 Match 100% tariffs from Japan & China
    Government Reform Jun 5, 1999 Dismantle DOE, HUD, DOC, NEA, BLM, ATF, etc.
    Gun Control Jun 5, 1999 Faithfully protects 2nd Amendment, except for felons
    Gun Control Jun 5, 1999 Gun laws didn’t stop Littleton shootings
    Kosovo Jun 5, 1999 Prefers “least-bad peace” patrolled by Europeans & locals
    Kosovo Jun 5, 1999 Intervention causes the disaster we sought to avoid
    Kosovo Jun 5, 1999 No vital US interests; no right of US attack
    Principles & Values Jun 5, 1999 Traditional morality fights culture war against secularists
    Tax Reform Jun 5, 1999 Flat 16% tax on earnings over $35,000, plus import tariffs
    Tax Reform Jun 5, 1999 Dump our tyrannical 7 million-word tax code
    Free Trade & Immigration Jun 4, 1999 Supports banning Mexican trucks for US deliveries
    Juvenile Crime May 29, 1999 Columbine shootings due to Hollywood, not guns
    Kosovo May 29, 1999 War in Yugoslavia is none of our business
    Abortion May 28, 1999 Appoint pro-life judges; fight “Culture of Death”
    Civil Rights May 28, 1999 Color-blind laws: end trendy bigotry of diversity
    Defense May 28, 1999 Pay soldiers more; end “social labs”; exit Balkans
    Education May 28, 1999 End bilingualism; end “hyphenated-Americans”
    Foreign Policy May 28, 1999 Withdraw from UN; Kyoto Treaty; Rome Treaty
    Foreign Policy May 28, 1999 End foreign aid; withdraw from most of IMF
    Free Trade & Immigration May 28, 1999 NAFTA & GATT sold out America’s workers
    Free Trade & Immigration May 28, 1999 Immigration “time out”; reduce to 250,000 per year
    Government Reform May 28, 1999 Dismantle federal agencies; give funds to taxpayers
    Health Care May 28, 1999 Abolish euthanasia; fight “Culture of Death”
    School Choice May 28, 1999 Decisions by parents and teachers, not bureaucrats
    Tax Reform May 28, 1999 Budget surplus and import fees go to tax cuts
    Abortion May 19, 1999 Abortion is greatest evil since slavery
    Kosovo May 6, 1999 NATO should not be the air arm of the KLA
    Families & Children Apr 25, 1999 Lacerate entertainment industry that pollutes our culture
    Free Trade & Immigration Apr 21, 1999 Trade deficit is “tumor in intestines of US economy”
    Juvenile Crime Apr 21, 1999 Littleton due to poisoned culture declaring “God is dead”
    Abortion Mar 21, 1999 Strictly pro-life Supreme Court & Vice Pres. nominees
    Free Trade & Immigration Mar 16, 1999 Support Steel Recovery Act to stop dumping
    Government Reform Mar 2, 1999 Judiciary should interpret laws, not rewrite them
    Principles & Values Mar 2, 1999 Global Economy destroys US industry & US independence
    Principles & Values Mar 2, 1999 Return to Constitutionalism from Socialism
    Principles & Values Mar 2, 1999 Budget deficit replaced by moral deficit

    Headlines by Ralph Nader
    Budget & Economy Feb 21, 2000 Allow citizen lawsuits for waste in govt spending
    Budget & Economy Feb 21, 2000 The economy is down, when measured by human yardsticks
    Education Feb 21, 2000 Teach democratic principles & citizenship in schools
    Environment Feb 21, 2000 People control public assets, not a powerful few
    Environment Feb 21, 2000 Protect whistleblowers on health, safety, & pollution
    Environment Feb 21, 2000 Corporate collectivism leads toward ecological disaster
    Environment Feb 21, 2000 Motor vehicles are the greatest environmental hazard
    Government Reform Feb 21, 2000 Empower citizens via accurate information from govt
    Government Reform Feb 21, 2000 Concentrated power in business & govt weakens rights
    Government Reform Feb 21, 2000 Public campaign finance; 12-year term limits
    Government Reform Feb 21, 2000 Corporate government has hijacked political leadership
    Government Reform Feb 21, 2000 Public election financing, with free TV & radio time
    Government Reform Feb 21, 2000 Corporations wield power without accountability
    Government Reform Feb 21, 2000 Reinvent democracy via new tools for citizen empowerment
    Principles & Values Feb 21, 2000 Democracy over plutocracy
    Principles & Values Feb 21, 2000 Counter “democracy gap”: raise expectations in politics
    Principles & Values Feb 21, 2000 The DemRep duopoly obstructs citizenship
    Principles & Values Feb 21, 2000 New populism: citizen participation over commercialism
    Social Security Feb 21, 2000 Pensions controlled b people, not banks or insurers
    Tax Reform Feb 21, 2000 More taxpayer input into tax & spending policy
    Technology Feb 21, 2000 More free info from govt via computers & airwaves
    Welfare & Labor Feb 21, 2000 Limit executive salaries & perks
    Welfare & Labor Feb 21, 2000 Big business lobbying subordinates democracy
    Government Reform Feb 17, 2000 Concentrated party power weakens democracy
    Principles & Values Feb 17, 2000 Pushed consumer protection in “Nader’s Raiders”
    Tax Reform Dec 21, 1999 Tax breaks for big business hurt families
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 7, 1999 “Battle of Seattle” convinced president to reconsider WTO
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 7, 1999 Global trade concentrates power & homogenizes the globe
    Free Trade & Immigration Dec 7, 1999 WTO’s “trade uber alles” hurts environment, health, & safety
    Budget & Economy Nov 15, 1999 Fed worries wrongly about wage inflation over profits
    Technology Nov 9, 1999 Ruling against Microsoft bodes well for competition
    Families & Children Oct 27, 1999 Corporate TV marketers are raising our kids
    Environment Oct 6, 1999 Congress should revive energy policies before crisis
    Health Care Aug 27, 1999 Keep commercialism out of maternity wards
    Free Trade & Immigration Aug 17, 1999 A growing movement: international labor rights
    Welfare & Labor Aug 17, 1999 Student pressure can help oppressed textile workers abroad
    Budget & Economy Jul 27, 1999 Spend surplus on public works & infrastructure
    Environment Jul 27, 1999 Bold investment needed for public transportation
    Environment Jul 27, 1999 More funds to maintain National Park system
    Health Care Jul 22, 1999 Make medicines affordable in Third World
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 Challenge the monetization of HMOs
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 HMO review procedures must be independent of HMOs
    Health Care Jul 15, 1999 HMO plan: accountability, doctor-driven, independent review
    Education May 12, 1999 Kick Channel One & commercialism out of class
    Government Reform Apr 14, 1999 States & the public should oppose corporate tax breaks
    Tax Reform Apr 14, 1999 Tax breaks to big business unfairly hurt small business
    Social Security Jan 21, 1999 Social insurance is government at its noblest
    Social Security Jan 21, 1999 Social Security privatization replaces certainty with risk
    Social Security Jan 21, 1999 Fears loss of retirement funds in privatized investments
    Health Care Nov 16, 1998 Criticizes “sweetheart deal” for big tobacco
    Technology Nov 9, 1998 Microsoft is anticompetitive and anticonsumer
    Technology Nov 9, 1998 Microsoft must be stopped

    Headlines by Rudy Giuliani
    Environment Feb 17, 2000 Open Strategic Petroleum Reserve to battle high oil prices
    Foreign Policy Feb 17, 2000 Iraq: More inspections; counter OPEC’s oil production cuts
    Environment Feb 15, 2000 Oil crisis is “compelling justification” to use Reserves
    Families & Children Feb 8, 2000 Good jobs build good families-we’ve created 360,000 jobs
    Budget & Economy Jan 13, 2000 Economic development requires maintenance
    Crime Jan 13, 2000 Home ownership decreases crime
    Crime Jan 13, 2000 Need DNA Lab to Combat Crime
    Education Jan 13, 2000 Improve schools by taking on the unions & special interests
    Families & Children Jan 13, 2000 Child Protection should move toward permanent foster homes
    School Choice Jan 13, 2000 Privatize failing schools
    School Choice Jan 13, 2000 Charter Schools create competition
    School Choice Jan 13, 2000 Voucher program for New York City
    Technology Jan 13, 2000 No privacy concerns with DNA-like fingerprinting
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 Work is a good thing
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 Welfare offices as job centers
    Welfare & Labor Jan 13, 2000 The homeless need special attention: reach out & help
    Budget & Economy Dec 9, 1999 Fiscal responsibility turned $2B deficit into $2B su
    Budget & Economy Dec 9, 1999 Record tourism based on revitalization
    Budget & Economy Dec 9, 1999 Entertainment revitalization contributes to economy
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 Crime cut in half in NYC
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 “CompStat” system stresses police accountability
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 Giuliani’s sampling: large drops in all violent crim
    Crime Dec 9, 1999 Quality of Life initiatives as well as crime reducti
    Education Dec 9, 1999 Reading projects offer tutoring & improve test score
    Education Dec 9, 1999 $50M for more art teachers & art programs
    Principles & Values Dec 9, 1999 Campaign theme: Transformation of NYC
    Tax Reform Dec 9, 1999 Tax reductions of $10.4B through 2003
    Tax Reform Dec 9, 1999 Supports Tax Reform Task Force to continue reduce ta
    Tax Reform Dec 9, 1999 Eliminated sales tax on clothing; reduced real estat
    Technology Dec 9, 1999 Project Smart Schools puts computers in every classr
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 Change welfare offices into job centers; employed 45
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 305,000 jobs created during Rudy’s tenure
    Welfare & Labor Dec 9, 1999 460,000 moved off welfare rolls during Rudy’s tenure
    Abortion Dec 2, 1999 Pro-choice; no ban on partial-birth abortions
    Welfare & Labor Dec 2, 1999 Do whatever it takes to get the homeless off the streets
    Principles & Values Nov 5, 1999 Turned around NYC & made it safe again
    Civil Rights Oct 3, 1999 Brooklyn Museum closed due to lease rules, not censorship
    Civil Rights Oct 3, 1999 Free speech for private expression, not publicly-funded art
    Civil Rights Oct 3, 1999 No taxpayer dollars for offensive art
    Crime Jul 12, 1999 Risk cannot be eliminated, but take security seriously
    Education Apr 30, 1999 Replace Board of Ed with appointed commissioner
    School Choice Apr 30, 1999 Experiment in NYC with school vouchers
    Principles & Values Apr 24, 1999 Love and long term attachment needed to represent NY state

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