issues2000.org
Home Issues Candidates Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz
 On The Issues:   Notebooks   Grids   Senate   Votes   House   Votes 
Click for latest Bill Sponsorhips on...
Abortion
Budget & Economy
Civil Rights
Crime
Homeland Security
Drugs
Education
Environment
Families & Children
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Government Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Immigration
Principles & Values
Social Security
Tax Reform
Technology
Welfare & Poverty

Click for latest Senate Votes on...
Abortion
Budget & Economy
Civil Rights
Crime
Homeland Security
Drugs
Education
Environment
Families & Children
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Government Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Immigration
Principles & Values
Social Security
Tax Reform
Technology
Welfare & Poverty

Click for latest House Votes on...
Abortion
Budget & Economy
Civil Rights
Crime
Homeland Security
Drugs
Education
Environment
Families & Children
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Government Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Immigration
Principles & Values
Social Security
Tax Reform
Technology
Welfare & Poverty

Click for latest Congressional Committee Memberships related to...
Abortion
Budget & Economy
Civil Rights
Crime
Homeland Security
Drugs
Education
Environment
Families & Children
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Government Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Immigration
Principles & Values
Social Security
Tax Reform
Technology
Welfare & Poverty

  

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.
Abortion
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR212
on Jan 7, 2011
(1) Congress shall protect life beginning with fertilization or (2) Sponsored bill to protect life beginning with fertilization Participating counts on VoteMatch question 1. Democrats: 1
Republicans: 47
Independents: 0
11-HR217
on Jan 7, 2011
(1) Prohibit federal funding to groups like Planned Parenthood or (2) Sponsored bill to prohibit fed funding of Planned Parenthood Participating counts on VoteMatch question 1. Democrats: 3
Republicans: 104
Independents: 0

Budget & Economy
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HJR02
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Require a balanced budget, by Constitutional amendment or (2) Sponsored Constitutional amendment requiring balanced budget (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 6
Republicans: 108
Independents: 1

Civil Rights
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR284
on Jan 12, 2011
(1) Investigate mortgage discrimination in veterans & disabled or (2) Sponsored bill to investigate mortgage discrimination Participating counts on VoteMatch question 2. Democrats: 11
Republicans: 0
Independents: 0
11-HRes20
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Ratify CEDAW (Discrimination Against Women) or (2) Sponsored bill to ratify CEDAW(Discrimination Against Women) Participating counts on VoteMatch question 2. Democrats: 53
Republicans: 0
Independents: 0

Corporations
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR004
on Jan 12, 2011
(1) Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business or (2) Sponsored repealing reporting requirement for small business Participating counts on VoteMatch question 5. Democrats: 13
Republicans: 182
Independents: 1

Education
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HJR03
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Constitutionally guarantee parent's right to educate kids or (2) Sponsored Amendment to guarantee parents may educate kids Participating counts on VoteMatch question 7. Democrats: 0
Republicans: 15
Independents: 0

Energy & Oil
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR097
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) No EPA regulation of greenhouse gases or (2) Sponsored bill prohibiting EPA regulation of greenhouse gas Participating counts on VoteMatch question 18. Democrats: 3
Republicans: 61
Independents: 1

Environment
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR091
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Repeal requirements for compact fluorescent bulbs or (2) Sponsored repealing requirements for compact fluorescents Participating counts on VoteMatch question 18. Democrats: 1
Republicans: 9
Independents: 0

Government Reform
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR204
on Jan 6, 2011
(1) Reduce the salary of Members of Congress or (2) Sponsored bill to reduce the salary of Members of Congress Participating counts on VoteMatch question 16. Democrats: 14
Republicans: 3
Independents: 0
11-HR059
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Require Congressional certification of president's "Czars" or (2) Sponsored congressional certification of president's "Czars" (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 2
Republicans: 31
Independents: 0
11-HR125
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Require defining constitutional authority for every new law or (2) Sponsored bill for constitutional authority for each new law (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 0
Republicans: 22
Independents: 0

Gun Control
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR126
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Require video recording of every firearm test by ATF or (2) Sponsored bill to video record every firearm test by ATF Participating counts on VoteMatch question 10. Democrats: 2
Republicans: 16
Independents: 0

Health Care
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR002
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Repeal the Job-Killing Health Care Law or (2) Sponsored bill to repeal the Job-Killing Health Care Law Participating counts on VoteMatch question 5. Democrats: 2
Republicans: 142
Independents: 1
11-HR111
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Require insurers to cover breast cancer treatment or (2) Sponsored bill to require insuring breast cancer treatment Participating counts on VoteMatch question 5. Democrats: 84
Republicans: 4
Independents: 0
11-HR127
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Remove all funding from the 2010 national healthcare law or (2) Sponsored bill to defund the 2010 national healthcare law Participating counts on VoteMatch question 5. Democrats: 0
Republicans: 35
Independents: 0
11-HR191
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Establish a public insurance option via healthcare Exchanges or (2) Sponsored bill for public insurance option Participating counts on VoteMatch question 5. Democrats: 39
Republicans: 0
Independents: 0

Immigration
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR140
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Redefine "birthright citizenship" to exclude illegal aliens or (2) Sponsored bill so "birthright citizenship" excludes illegals Participating counts on VoteMatch question 12. Democrats: 0
Republicans: 29
Independents: 0

Tax Reform
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR025
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Replace income tax & estate tax with 23% sales tax or (2) Sponsored bill to replace income tax with 23% sales tax Participating counts on VoteMatch question 11. Democrats: 1
Republicans: 46
Independents: 1
11-HR143
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Permanently repeal the estate tax or (2) Sponsored bill to permanently repeal the estate tax Participating counts on VoteMatch question 11. Democrats: 1
Republicans: 34
Independents: 1

Technology
Public NoteVote descriptionVoteMatch UsageParticipants
11-HR068
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Defund the Corporation for Public Broadcasting or (2) Sponsored defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 0
Republicans: 13
Independents: 0
11-HR096
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) End net neutrality; allow tiered Internet service or (2) Sponsored bill to end net neutrality; allow tiered service (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 2
Republicans: 52
Independents: 0
11-HR104
on Jan 5, 2011
(1) Dedicated funds for harbor maintenance or (2) Sponsored bill to dedicate funds for harbor maintenance (Not used in VoteMatch) Democrats: 13
Republicans: 10
Independents: 0


                                                                                                                                                                               
  

Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Issue Grid | Books + Debates | Senate Races | VoteMatch | The Forum | Policy Papers | News | About Us | Write Us

Reproduction of material from any OnTheIssues.org pages without written permission is prohibited.
Copyright © 1999-2012 OnTheIssues.org & the SpeakOut Foundation, all rights reserved.
OnTheIssues.org 1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630, Cambridge MA 02140
E-mail us at:submit at OnTheIssues.org
| Advertising information | About Us
  Newsletter     Signup  
Email:
  
Zip:
    
Or click for More Info.