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Following are the bill sponsorships, open letters, and public writings used to indicate candidates' stances on the issues. Votes which include "VoteMatch Usage" are scored as VoteMatch quiz responses. Those without a VoteMatch usage are included only on each candidate's main issues page.
Budget & Economy
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
on Sep 29, 2000
(1) Allow $3 on 1040 form to pay off National Debt or (2) Sponsored bill allowing $3 on tax form to pay National Debt (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 22
Republicans: 70
Independents: 1

Foreign Policy
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
on May 16, 2000
(1) Allow Americans to travel to Cuba or (2) Sponsored bill allowing Americans to travel to Cuba (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 79
Republicans: 20
Independents: 3

Social Security
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
on Jul 12, 2000
(1) Create personal retirement accounts within Social Security or (2) Sponsored bill for personal retirement accounts in Soc.Sec. Participating counts on VoteMatch question 6. Democrats: 0
Republicans: 39
Independents: 0


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