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Matt Mead on Crime
Republican Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Matt Mead on other issues.
  • Wyoming has 4th lowest rate of violent crimes. (Feb 2012)
  • Mandatory minimum sentences for crimes against kids. (Nov 2010)

Senate:

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John Barrasso on Crime
Republican Jr Senator: Click here for John Barrasso on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Liz Cheney on Crime
Republican Challenger: Click here for Liz Cheney on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Chesnut on Crime
Democratic challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tim Chesnut on other issues.
  • Death penalty ok if rarely used in certain instances. (Aug 2012)
  • Opposes Three Strikes sentencing laws. (Aug 2012)
  • No parole for repeat offenders; but at-risk programs too. (Nov 2004)
Michael Enzi on Crime
Republican Sr Senator (WY): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Michael Enzi on other issues.
  • Voted NO on reinstating $1.15 billion funding for the COPS Program. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on $1.15 billion per year to continue the COPS program. (May 1999)
  • Rated 25% by CURE, indicating anti-rehabilitation crime votes. (Dec 2000)
Charlie Hardy on Crime
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for Charlie Hardy on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Cynthia Lummis on Crime
Republican (District AL): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Cynthia Lummis on other issues.
  • Voted NO on enforcing against anti-gay hate crimes. (Apr 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Dave Freudenthal on Crime
Democratic WY Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Dave Freudenthal on other issues.
  • $50M for separate facilities for juveniles. (Feb 2010)
  • Provide prisoner job rehabilitation & alternative sentencing. (Nov 2002)
  • Support the death penalty. (Nov 2002)
Jim Geringer on Crime
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jim Geringer on other issues.
  • Supports flexible federal block grants for crime programs. (Sep 2001)
  • Zero tolerance for violence against government employees. (Aug 2001)
Joyce Jansa Corcoran on Crime
2002 Democratic Challenger (WY): Click here for Joyce Jansa Corcoran on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Alan Simpson on Crime
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Alan Simpson on other issues.
  • Voted YES on limiting death penalty appeals. (Apr 1996)
  • Voted NO on limiting product liability punitive damage awards. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted YES on restricting class-action lawsuits. (Dec 1995)
  • Voted YES on repealing federal speed limits. (Jun 1995)
  • Voted YES on mandatory prison terms for crimes involving firearms. (May 1994)
  • Voted YES on rejecting racial statistics in death penalty appeals. (May 1994)
Craig Thomas on Crime
Former Republican Senator (deceased in office 2007): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Craig Thomas on other issues.
  • Voted NO on reinstating $1.15 billion funding for the COPS Program. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on $1.15 billion per year to continue the COPS program. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on limiting death penalty appeals. (Apr 1996)
  • Voted YES on limiting product liability punitive damage awards. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted YES on restricting class-action lawsuits. (Dec 1995)
  • Voted YES on repealing federal speed limits. (Jun 1995)
  • Voted NO on replacing death penalty with life imprisonment. (Apr 1994)
  • Rated 13% by CURE, indicating anti-rehabilitation crime votes. (Dec 2000)
Nick Carter on Crime
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Nick Carter on other issues.
  • Opposes the death penalty. (Sep 2008)
  • Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws. (Sep 2008)
Barbara Cubin on Crime
Republican Representative (WY-At-Large): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Barbara Cubin on other issues.
  • Voted NO on funding for alternative sentencing instead of more prisons. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on maintaining right of habeas corpus in Death Penalty Appeals. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted YES on making federal death penalty appeals harder. (Feb 1995)
  • Rated 10% by CURE, indicating anti-rehabilitation crime votes. (Dec 2000)
  • More prisons, more enforcement, effective death penalty. (Sep 1994)
Keith Goodenough on Crime
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Keith Goodenough on other issues.
  • Opposes the death penalty. (Jun 2008)
  • Let judge decide, instead of mandatory sentencing laws. (Jun 2008)
Dale Groutage on Crime
Democratic challenger: Click here for Dale Groutage on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Chris Rothfuss on Crime
Democratic Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Chris Rothfuss on other issues.
  • Opposes the death penalty. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws. (Aug 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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