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Ken Cuccinelli on Drugs
Republican Challenger : Click here for Ken Cuccinelli on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Terry McAuliffe on Drugs
Democratic nominee for Governor; previously DNC Chair: Click here for Terry McAuliffe on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob McDonnell on Drugs
Republican Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob McDonnell on other issues.
  • Tough sentences for dealers; but new drug courts too. (Jan 2012)
  • Mandatory minimum sentences for career drug dealers. (Nov 2009)
Robert Sarvis on Drugs
Libertarian nominee for Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
  • Legalize marijuana & decriminalize harder drugs. (Sep 2013)

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George Allen on Drugs
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for George Allen on other issues.
  • Supports “Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it”. (Sep 2000)
  • Tougher sentencing for drug crimes. (Sep 2000)
Ed Gillespie on Drugs
Republican Challenger: Click here for Ed Gillespie on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Kaine on Drugs
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Anti-drug and anti-gang units in State Police. (Nov 2005)
Robert Sarvis on Drugs
Libertarian Challenger for Senate: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
  • Legalize marijuana & decriminalize harder drugs. (Sep 2013)
Mark Warner on Drugs
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Place decongestants behind counter to slow meth production. (Sep 2008)
  • Restricted meth ingredients and reduced meth labs. (Mar 2008)
  • Increase penalties for illegal drugs. (Jul 1996)
James Webb on Drugs
Democratic Sr Senator: Click here for James Webb on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Eric Cantor on Drugs
Republican Representative (VA-7): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Eric Cantor on other issues.
  • Voted NO on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Rated -20 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
Gerry Connolly on Drugs
Democrat (District 11): Click here for Gerry Connolly on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Randy Forbes on Drugs
Republican Representative (VA-4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Randy Forbes on other issues.
  • Voted NO on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Rated -30 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
Bob Goodlatte on Drugs
Republican Representative (VA-6): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Bob Goodlatte on other issues.
  • Voted NO on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated -30 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Ban federal funding for needle-exchange programs. (Mar 1999)
Morgan Griffith on Drugs
Republican (District 9): Click here for Morgan Griffith on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Robert Hurt on Drugs
Republican (District 5): Click here for Robert Hurt on other issues.
    No stance on record.
James Moran on Drugs
Democratic Representative (VA-8): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for James Moran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated +20 by NORML, indicating a pro-drug-reform stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Exclude industrial hemp from definition of marijuana. (May 2011)
  • Sponsored no federal enforcement against legal state marijuana. (Apr 2013)
  • Distribute sterile syringes to reduce AIDS and hepatitis. (Jan 2009)
Scott Rigell on Drugs
Republican (District 2): Click here for Scott Rigell on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bobby Scott on Drugs
Democratic Representative (VA-3): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Scott on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated +20 by NORML, indicating a pro-drug-reform stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Allow rehabilitated drug convicts get student loans. (Jan 2008)
  • Distribute sterile syringes to reduce AIDS and hepatitis. (Jan 2009)
Robert Wittman on Drugs
Republican: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Wittman on other issues.
  • Voted NO on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
Frank Wolf on Drugs
Republican Representative (VA-10): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Frank Wolf on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated -30 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Creigh Deeds on Drugs
Democrat Challenger (2009): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Creigh Deeds on other issues.
  • Make combating methamphetamines a top priority. (Jul 2009)
Tim Kaine on Drugs
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Anti-drug and anti-gang units in State Police. (Nov 2005)
Mark Warner on Drugs
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Place decongestants behind counter to slow meth production. (Sep 2008)
  • Restricted meth ingredients and reduced meth labs. (Mar 2008)
  • Increase penalties for illegal drugs. (Jul 1996)
Tim Donner on Drugs
Former Republican Challenger (2012): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Donner on other issues.
  • Drug war has failed to reduce harm; and hurts privacy. (Sep 2011)
Bob Marshall on Drugs
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for Bob Marshall on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jamie Radtke on Drugs
Former Republican Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for Jamie Radtke on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Earley on Drugs
Republican 2000 Candidate: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mark Earley on other issues.
  • Tougher penalties for dealers. (Nov 2001)
Jim Gilmore on Drugs
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Provided more substance abuse treatment for drug offenders. (Sep 2008)
  • Illegal drugs are not an acceptable part of our society. (Jan 2001)
  • More federal funding for all aspects of Drug War. (Aug 2000)
John Hager on Drugs
GOP 2000 Primary Candidate: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Hager on other issues.
  • Crack down on drug kingpins as well as others. (Jan 2001)
Virgil Goode on Drugs
Republican (Unseated 2008) (District 5): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Virgil Goode on other issues.
  • Drug laws should be enforced. (May 2012)
  • Voted NO on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted YES on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • War on Drugs has abused Bill of Rights . (Dec 2000)
  • Rated -30 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Ban federal funding for needle-exchange programs. (Mar 1999)
Charles Robb on Drugs
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Charles Robb on other issues.
  • Voted NO on increasing penalties for drug offenses. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted NO on spending international development funds on drug control. (Jul 1996)
Edward Schrock on Drugs
Republican (Until 2004) (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Edward Schrock on other issues.
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Rated D by VOTE-HEMP, indicating an anti-hemp voting record. (Dec 2003)
Herb Bateman on Drugs
Republican (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Herb Bateman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
Tom Bliley on Drugs
Republican (District 7): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tom Bliley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
Rick Boucher on Drugs
Democratic Representative (VA-9): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Rick Boucher on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated -15 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Allow rehabilitated drug convicts get student loans. (Jan 2008)
Jo Ann Davis on Drugs
Republican (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jo Ann Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
Tom Davis on Drugs
Republican Representative (VA-11): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Tom Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • Sponsored bill on drug testing for major league sports. (May 2005)
  • Rated -30 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
Thelma Drake on Drugs
Republican Representative (VA-2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Thelma Drake on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Rated -10 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
Jim Gilmore on Drugs
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Provided more substance abuse treatment for drug offenders. (Sep 2008)
  • Illegal drugs are not an acceptable part of our society. (Jan 2001)
  • More federal funding for all aspects of Drug War. (Aug 2000)
Harris Miller on Drugs
Democratic challenger: Click here for Harris Miller on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Glenn Nye on Drugs
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for Glenn Nye on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Perriello on Drugs
Democrat (until 2010) (District 5): Click here for Tom Perriello on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Owen Pickett on Drugs
Democrat (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Owen Pickett on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
Norman Sisisky on Drugs
Democrat (District 4): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Norman Sisisky on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prohibiting needle exchange & medical marijuana in DC. (Oct 1999)
John Warner on Drugs
Republican Sr Senator (VA): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Warner on other issues.
  • Voted YES on increasing penalties for drug offenses. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted YES on spending international development funds on drug control. (Jul 1996)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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