OnTheIssues.org
Home Issues Candidates Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 |   Abortion   Civil   Rights   Crime   Defense   Education   Gun   Control   Health   Care   Tax   Reform 
Montana
Candidates' views>>
Background
Montana Political Leaders

Book Reviews

(from Amazon.com)

(click a book cover for a review or click for other books on Defense or SDI from Amazon.com.)

Site Map
Home
(Main page)
Issues
(Presidential quotations organized by topic)
Candidates
(Presidential quotations organized by candidate)
Recent
(Most recent quotation for each candidate)
Issue Grid
(Summary by topic of each candidate's positions)
Candidate Grid
(Summary by candidate of positions on each topic)
Archives
(Debate and book excerpts)
House of Representatives
(112th Congress)
Senate
(112th Senate)
Governors
(50 incumbents)
Cabinet
(16 Secretaries)
Supreme Court
(9 Justices)
Mayors
(12 Big-City Mayors)
Presidents
(9 Past Presidents)
VoteMatch
(Presidential Selector and Political Affiliation 20-question quiz)
About Us
(About OnTheIssues.org)
Write Us
(Your feedback to us)
  
Governor and gubernatorial candidates
  Newsletter     Signup  
Email:
  
Zip:
    
Or click for More Info.
    
     
Senators and senatorial candidates
House incumbents
Former Officeholders
 

Governor, Mayors and Pundits:


Steve Bullock on Homeland Security
Democratic Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steve Bullock on other issues.
  • Wrap-around services to reintegrate heroes to civilian life. (Jan 2013)

Senate:

MT 2014: 2014 MT Senate debate


John Bohlinger on Homeland Security
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for John Bohlinger on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Champ Edmunds on Homeland Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for Champ Edmunds on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dennis Rehberg on Homeland Security
Republican Representative (MT-At-Large): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Dennis Rehberg on other issues.
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Rated 11% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
Corey Stapleton on Homeland Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Corey Stapleton on other issues.
  • Remain ever vigilant & continuously improve our readiness. (Jun 2013)
Jon Tester on Homeland Security
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Jon Tester on other issues.
  • Irresponsible to put two wars on credit card. (Oct 2012)
  • Build forces to fight terror cells; not take away our rights. (Oct 2006)
  • I donít want to weaken the Patriot Act--I want to repeal it. (Sep 2006)
  • Patriot Act has very little to do with the War on Terrorism. (Sep 2006)
  • Critical of President Bush on Patriot Act. (Aug 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Study & address suicides among veterans. (Apr 2008)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
John Walsh on Homeland Security
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Walsh on other issues.
  • Commanded Montana Infantry Battalion in combat in Iraq. (Oct 2013)

House:


Steve Daines on Homeland Security
Republican (District 0): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Steve Daines on other issues.
  • Supports reducing defense spending. (Sep 2012)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Brian Schweitzer on Homeland Security
Democratic MT Governor: Click here for Brian Schweitzer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Max Baucus on Homeland Security
Democratic Sr Senator (MT): Click here for 24 full quotes OR click here for Max Baucus on other issues.
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted NO on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted NO on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • Rated 80% by SANE, indicating a pro-peace voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Apr 2013)
Dennis Rehberg on Homeland Security
Republican Representative (MT-At-Large): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Dennis Rehberg on other issues.
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Rated 11% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
Judy Martz on Homeland Security
Former Republican Governor (2001-2005): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Judy Martz on other issues.
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Study terrorist threats against nuclear waste repositories. (Aug 2001)
Marc Racicot on Homeland Security
Former Republican Governor (1993-2000): Click here for Marc Racicot on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Conrad Burns on Homeland Security
Former Republican Senator (MT, 1989-2007): Click here for 22 full quotes OR click here for Conrad Burns on other issues.
  • Patriot Act only affects your freedoms if youíre a terrorist. (Oct 2006)
  • Patriot Act merely gives tools like against organized crime. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted NO on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • Federalize aviation security. (Nov 2001)
  • Small business in developing homeland security technologies. (Jul 2002)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored bill for Iraq budget to be part of defense budget. (Jun 2006)
Bob Keenan on Homeland Security
Former Republican Challenger (2006), state senator: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob Keenan on other issues.
  • Governmentís greatest responsibility is to defend this land. (May 2006)
  • Better veteranís benefits and veteranís healthcare. (May 2006)
John Morrison on Homeland Security
Former Democratic challenger (2006); state Auditor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Morrison on other issues.
  • Fully fund all veteranís health & housing services. (Nov 2005)
Mike Taylor on Homeland Security
2002 Republican Senate Challenger (MT): Click here for Mike Taylor on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Kirk Bushman on Homeland Security
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Kirk Bushman on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Rick Hill on Homeland Security
Republican (District AL): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Rick Hill on other issues.
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
Stan Jones on Homeland Security
Libertarian Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Stan Jones on other issues.
  • Patriot Act is terrorism of the worst kind. (Oct 2006)
  • Nobody read the Patriot Act before it was corruptly passed. (Oct 2006)
  • Fight terrorists with intel & law, not military. (Aug 2006)
Bob Kelleher on Homeland Security
Republican challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob Kelleher on other issues.
  • Solve unemployment with military & civil draft at age 18-25. (Jun 2008)
  • Cancel Star Wars--itís an hallucination. (Jun 2008)
  • Replace Congress with parliamentary system to end lobbying. (May 2008)
Michael Lange on Homeland Security
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Michael Lange on other issues.
  • No terrorist military tribunals; no domestic spying. (Nov 2008)
  • Primary federal responsibility is military readiness. (May 2008)
Pat Williams on Homeland Security
Former Democrat (1978-1996) (District 0): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Pat Williams on other issues.
  • Address abuses of electronic monitoring in the workplace. (Apr 1993)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Issue Grid | Books + Debates | Senate | VoteMatch | News | About Us | Write Us

Logo
Copyright 1999-2013
by OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.
E-mail: submit@OnTheIssues.org
Mail
Send donations or submit quotations to:
On The Issues
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140

WM_logo Written by
WebMerchants


IWP_logo Powered by
Instant Web Page

Page last updated: [Title8]

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.
    

Page last updated: Dec 04, 2013