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Bobby Jindal on Corporations
Republican Governor; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Jindal on other issues.
  • Eliminated burdensome business taxes. (Apr 2013)
  • We paid companies, via loopholes, to not pay corporate tax. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)

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Bill Cassidy on Corporations
Republican Challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Bill Cassidy on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
Mary Landrieu on Corporations
Democratic Sr Senator (LA): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Mary Landrieu on other issues.
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Expand microloans to small businesses. (Apr 2002)
  • Rated 78% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 83% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Rob Maness on Corporations
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Rob Maness on other issues.
  • End anti-small business politics and crony capitalism. (Nov 2013)
David Vitter on Corporations
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for David Vitter on other issues.
  • Small Business Tax and Lending Bill is a government bailout. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted NO on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 97% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)

House:


Charles Boustany on Corporations
Republican Representative (LA-7): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Charles Boustany on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
John Fleming on Corporations
Republican (District 4): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for John Fleming on other issues.
  • Corporate taxes are an onerous burden on businesses. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 0% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Jeff Landry on Corporations
Republican (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jeff Landry on other issues.
  • Member of House Small Business Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 0% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Vance McAllister on Corporations
Republican (District 5): Click here for Vance McAllister on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Cedric Richmond on Corporations
Democrat (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Cedric Richmond on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Member of House Small Business Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Steve Scalise on Corporations
Republican Representative (LA-1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Steve Scalise on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Kathleen Blanco on Corporations
Democratic LA Governor: Click here for Kathleen Blanco on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Rodney Alexander on Corporations
Democratic Representative (LA-5): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Rodney Alexander on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 67% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Bill Cassidy on Corporations
Republican (Senate run 2014) (District 6): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Bill Cassidy on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
Mike Foster on Corporations
Former Republican Governor (1996-2003): Click here for Mike Foster on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Richard Hugh Baker on Corporations
Republican (Resigned 2008) (District 6): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Richard Hugh Baker on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
John Breaux on Corporations
Former Democratic incumbent; retired 2004: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Breaux on other issues.
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 83% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
John Cooksey on Corporations
2004 former Republican Nominee: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Cooksey on other issues.
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
Chris John on Corporations
2004 former Democratic challenger; US Representative: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Chris John on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 80% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Chris John on Corporations
Democrat (Until 2004) (District 7): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Chris John on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 80% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Bennett Johnston on Corporations
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for Bennett Johnston on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Livingston on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 1): Click here for Bob Livingston on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Billy Tauzin on Corporations
Republican (Until 2004) (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Billy Tauzin on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Billy Tauzin III on Corporations
Former GOP Challenger (2004) (District 3): Click here for Billy Tauzin III on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Joseph Cao on Corporations
Republican (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Joseph Cao on other issues.
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
John Cooksey on Corporations
Republican (District 5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Cooksey on other issues.
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
Bobby Jindal on Corporations
Republican Governor; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Jindal on other issues.
  • Eliminated burdensome business taxes. (Apr 2013)
  • We paid companies, via loopholes, to not pay corporate tax. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
John Neely Kennedy on Corporations
Democratic Senate Challenger (LA): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Neely Kennedy on other issues.
  • Disallow bank getting so big that its failure wrecks economy. (Oct 2008)
  • 25% tax credit for companies hiring new workers. (Oct 2004)
Jim McCrery on Corporations
Republican Representative (LA-4): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jim McCrery on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 97% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Charles Melancon on Corporations
Democrat: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Charles Melancon on other issues.
  • Supported $30 billion small-business lending fund. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
Charles Melancon on Corporations
Democrat: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Charles Melancon on other issues.
  • Supported $30 billion small-business lending fund. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
David Vitter on Corporations
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for David Vitter on other issues.
  • Small Business Tax and Lending Bill is a government bailout. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted NO on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 97% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Paul Carmouche on Corporations
Democrat (District 4): Click here for Paul Carmouche on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Don Cazayoux on Corporations
Democratic Representative (LA-6): Click here for Don Cazayoux on other issues.
    No stance on record.
William Jefferson on Corporations
Democratic Representative (LA-2): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for William Jefferson on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 46% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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