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AK:Begich(D)
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AR:Pryor(D)
vs.Cotton(R)
vs.Swaney(G)
vs.LaFrance(L)
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vs.Gardner(R)
vs.Baumgardner(R)
vs.Buck(R)
vs.Stephens(R)
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vs.Handel(R)
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vs.Cavasso(R)
vs.Hanabusa(D)
vs.Pirkowski(R)
IA:Braley(D)
vs.Ernst(R)
vs.Butzier(L)
vs.Whitaker(R)
vs.Clovis(R)
ID:Risch(R)
vs.Mitchell(D)
IL:Durbin(D)
vs.Oberweis(R)
vs.Hansen(L)
vs.Truax(R)
KS:Roberts(R)
vs.Taylor(D)
vs.Orman(I)
vs.Batson(L)
vs.Wolf(R)
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vs.Grimes(D)
vs.Bevin(R)
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vs.Cassidy(R)
vs.Maness(R)
MA:Markey(D)
vs.Herr(R)
vs.Skarin(I)
ME:Collins(R)
vs.D`Amboise(R)
vs.Bellows(D)
MI:Land(R)
vs.Peters(D)
vs.Wiedenhoeft(R)
MN:Franken(D)
vs.McFadden(R)
vs.Johnson(L)
vs.Abeler(R)
MS:Cochran(R)
vs.Childers(D)
vs.McDaniel(R)
MT:Walsh(D)
vs.Curtis(D)
vs.Daines(R)
vs.Rankin(I)
vs.Edmunds(R)
vs.Bohlinger(I)
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vs.Tillis(R)
vs.Haugh(L)
NE:Sasse(R)
vs.Domina(D)
vs.Osborn(R)
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vs.Brown(R)
vs.Martin(R)
vs.Rubens(R)
vs.Smith(R)
vs.Testerman(R)
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vs.Bell(R)
vs.Sabrin(R)
NM:Udall(D)
vs.Weh(R)
vs.Clements(R)
OK-2:Lankford(R)
vs.Johnson(D)
vs.Shannon(R)
OK-6:Inhofe(R)
vs.Silverstein(D)
OR:Merkley(D)
vs.Wehby(R)
vs.Conger(R)
RI:Reed(D)
vs.Zaccaria(R)
SC-2:Scott(R)
vs.Dickerson(D)
vs.Wade(D)
SC-6:Graham(R)
vs.Hutto(D)
vs.Ravenel(I)
vs.Stamper(D)
vs.Mace(R)
vs.Bright(R)
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vs.Weiland(D)
vs.Pressler(I)
vs.Howie(I)
TN:Alexander(R)
vs.Ball(D)
vs.Carr(R)
vs.Adams(D)
TX:Cornyn(R)
vs.Alameel(D)
vs.Sanchez(G)
vs.Roland(L)
VA:<Warner(D)
vs.Gillespie(R)
vs.Sarvis(L)
WV:Capito(R)
vs.Tennant(D)
vs.Buckley(L)
vs.Lawhorn(I)
vs.Raese(R)
vs.McGeehan(R)
WY:Enzi(R)
vs.Hardy(D)
vs.Cheney(R)


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Sheldon Whitehouse topics and responses

    Acknowledging and Addressing Climate Change

    PRO:

  • 05/15/2008: Voted YES on addressing CO2 emissions without considering India & China
  • 04/01/2009: Voted NO on requiring full Senate debate and vote on cap-and-trade
  • 01/24/2008: Let states define stricter-than-federal emission standards
  • 05/15/2007: Voted YES on factoring global warming into federal project planning
  • 04/06/2011: Voted NO on barring EPA from regulating greenhouse gases
  • 04/02/2009: Voted NO on protecting middle-income taxpayers from a national energy tax

    Abortion Rights

    PRO:

  • 04/11/2007: Voted YES on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines
  • 03/13/2008: Voted NO on prohibiting minors crossing state lines for abortion
  • 10/18/2007: Voted NO on barring HHS grants to organizations that perform abortions
  • 07/26/2011: Require pharmacies to fulfill contraceptive prescriptions
  • 11/29/2005: Opposes Alito on grounds of woman`s right to choose
  • 03/14/2008: Voted NO on defining unborn child as eligible for SCHIP
  • 01/06/2009: Focus on preventing pregnancy, plus emergency contraception
  • 09/12/2006: Deeply committed to protecting a woman`s right to choose
  • 02/05/2007: Ensure access to and funding for contraception
  • 07/18/2006: Expand federal support for Stem Cell research
  • 09/13/2006: Firmly believes family planning decisions should be private
  • 11/13/2013: Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services
  • 03/05/2009: Voted NO on restricting UN funding for population control policies

    Gay Rights and Gay Marriage

    PRO:

  • 03/10/2011: Prohibit sexual-identity discrimination at schools
  • 09/13/2006: Regulation of marriage has always been a state issue
  • 04/23/2006: Repeal the ban on gays serving openly in the military
  • 06/04/2013: Enforce against anti-gay discrimination in public schools
  • 12/19/2007: Provide benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees
  • 04/23/2006: Fight a constitutional ban on gay marriage
  • 09/13/2006: Don`t use Constitution to divide gay people from others
  • 03/03/2010: Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays
  • 06/24/2009: ENDA: prohibit employment discrimination for gays

    Repealing ObamaCare

    CON:

  • 03/13/2008: Voted NO on means-testing to determine Medicare Part D premium
  • 01/22/2009: Disclose payments from manufacturers to physicians
  • 01/29/2009: Voted YES on expanding the Children's Health Insurance Program
  • 05/25/2011: Voted NO on the Ryan Budget: Medicare choice, tax & spending cuts
  • 03/16/2009: Expand health services for women veterans
  • 11/01/2007: Voted YES on adding 2 to 4 million children to SCHIP eligibility
  • 05/02/2006: Scrap Medicare Rx plan, and negotiate for drug prices
  • 05/02/2006: Provide all families with insurance
  • 03/04/2009: Expand the National Health Service Corps
  • 06/11/2009: Voted YES on regulating tobacco as a drug
  • 07/15/2008: Voted YES on overriding veto on expansion of Medicare
  • 04/18/2007: Voted YES on requiring negotiated Rx prices for Medicare part D
  • 04/07/2008: Preserve access to Medicaid & SCHIP during economic downturn
  • 02/14/2008: Voted NO on allowing tribal Indians to opt out of federal healthcare

    Addressing and Fighting Income Inequality

    PRO:

  • 02/13/2008: Voted NO on raising the Death Tax exemption to $5M from $1M
  • 10/23/2012: Tax code is broken, but flat tax is a lousy idea
  • 03/13/2008: Voted NO on allowing AMT reduction without budget offset
  • 09/13/2006: We owe $1 trillion to China to fund Bush tax cuts
  • 03/22/2012: Sponsored minimum tax rate of 30% for those earning over $1M
  • 08/12/2005: $300 tax rebate a bad deal if it means $150,000 future debt
  • 08/12/2005: Roll back the tax reductions to America`s wealthiest
  • 04/15/2013: Sponsored enforcing against corporate offshore tax haven banking
  • 03/21/2007: Voted NO on raising estate tax exemption to $5 million
  • 10/23/2012: $2T in new revenues, and $2T in cuts, to balance budget
  • 09/13/2006: Bush tax cuts are improvident & unfair--repeal them
  • 03/23/2007: Voted NO on repealing the Alternative Minimum Tax


                                                                                                                                                                               
  

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