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Jack Markell on Jobs
Delaware Democratic Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jack Markell on other issues.
  • Job Creation Infrastructure Fund: tax credits for job growth. (Jan 2011)

Senate:

DE 2014: 2014 DE Senate debate


Tom Carper on Jobs
Democratic Sr Senator (DE): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Tom Carper on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Nov 2008)
  • Voted YES on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on terminating legal challenges to English-only job rules. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on limiting farm subsidies to people earning under $750,000. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Feb 2007)
  • Voted YES on raising the minimum wage to $7.25 rather than $6.25. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on repealing Clinton's ergonomic rules on repetitive stress. (Mar 2001)
  • Protect overtime pay protections. (Jun 2003)
  • Rated 77% by the AFL-CIO, indicating a pro-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow an Air Traffic Controller's Union. (Jan 2006)
  • Form unions by card-check instead of secret ballot. (Mar 2009)
  • Ban discriminatory compensation; allow 2 years to sue. (Jan 2009)
Chris Coons on Jobs
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Chris Coons on other issues.
  • Unemployment hasn't doubled in two years; O'Donnell is lying. (Oct 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Jobs
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Christine O`Donnell on other issues.
  • Unemployment under Coons has doubled in two years. (Oct 2010)
Alex Pires on Jobs
Independent Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Alex Pires on other issues.
  • Jobs come from small businesses; they need bank credit. (Oct 2012)
Kevin Wade on Jobs
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for Kevin Wade on other issues.
    No stance on record.

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John Carney on Jobs
Democrat (District AL): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for John Carney on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
  • Rated 8% by CEI, indicating a pro-worker rights voting record. (May 2012)
  • Raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour by 2016. (Jan 2014)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Ruth Ann Minner on Jobs
Democratic DE Governor: Click here for Ruth Ann Minner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Michael Castle on Jobs
Former GOP (until 2010) (District AL): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Michael Castle on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted NO on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted NO on end offshore tax havens and promote small business. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted NO on $167B over 10 years for farm price supports. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on zero-funding OSHA's Ergonomics Rules instead of $4.5B. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 20% by the AFL-CIO, indicating an anti-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Incentives to businesses create jobs & raise wages. (Sep 1994)
Michael Castle on Jobs
2010 Senate Challenger (lost primary); previously Gov.& Rep.: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Michael Castle on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted NO on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted NO on end offshore tax havens and promote small business. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted NO on $167B over 10 years for farm price supports. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on zero-funding OSHA's Ergonomics Rules instead of $4.5B. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 20% by the AFL-CIO, indicating an anti-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Incentives to businesses create jobs & raise wages. (Sep 1994)
Ray Clatworthy on Jobs
2002 Republican Senate Challenger (DE): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Ray Clatworthy on other issues.
  • Don't require hiring women and minorities. (Mar 2009)
William Roth on Jobs
Former Republican Senator (unseated, 2000): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for William Roth on other issues.
  • Voted YES on killing an increase in the minimum wage. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted YES on allowing workers to choose between overtime & comp-time. (May 1997)
  • Voted YES on replacing farm price supports. (Feb 1996)
Ted Kaufman on Jobs
Democratic Senate-Appointee: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Ted Kaufman on other issues.
  • Ban discriminatory compensation; allow 2 years to sue. (Jan 2009)
  • Stronger enforcement against gender-based pay discrimination. (Jan 2009)
Mike Protack on Jobs
Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mike Protack on other issues.
  • All should compete for decent jobs. (Jan 2006)
Jan Ting on Jobs
Republican Challenger: Click here for Jan Ting on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Beau Biden on Jobs
Democratic Senate Challenger; currently Attorney General: Click here for Beau Biden on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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