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Matt Mead on Social Security
Republican Governor: Click here for Matt Mead on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

WY 2014: 2014 WY Senate debate


John Barrasso on Social Security
Republican Jr Senator: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Barrasso on other issues.
  • A sacred trust: people paid in & expect it back. (Aug 2012)
Liz Cheney on Social Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for Liz Cheney on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Chesnut on Social Security
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Chesnut on other issues.
  • Opposes privatizing Social Security. (Aug 2012)
Michael Enzi on Social Security
Republican Sr Senator (WY): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Michael Enzi on other issues.
  • Voted YES on establishing reserve funds & pre-funding for Social Security. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on Social Security Lockbox & limiting national debt. (Apr 1999)
  • Voted YES on allowing Roth IRAs for retirees. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on allowing personal retirement accounts. (Apr 1998)
  • Rated 0% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)

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Cynthia Lummis on Social Security
Republican (District AL): Click here for Cynthia Lummis on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Former candidates & officeholders:


Dave Freudenthal on Social Security
Democratic WY Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dave Freudenthal on other issues.
  • $48M for state retirement fund, but employees must pay more. (Feb 2010)
Jim Geringer on Social Security
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jim Geringer on other issues.
  • Maintain long-term solvency of Social Security and Medicare. (Aug 2001)
  • Supports individual savings accounts and work incentives. (Sep 1998)
Joyce Jansa Corcoran on Social Security
2002 Democratic Challenger (WY): Click here for Joyce Jansa Corcoran on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Alan Simpson on Social Security
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Alan Simpson on other issues.
  • Voted NO on deducting Social Security payments on income taxes. (May 1996)
Craig Thomas on Social Security
Former Republican Senator (deceased in office 2007): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Craig Thomas on other issues.
  • Voted YES on establishing reserve funds & pre-funding for Social Security. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on Social Security Lockbox & limiting national debt. (Apr 1999)
  • Voted YES on allowing Roth IRAs for retirees. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on allowing personal retirement accounts. (Apr 1998)
  • Voted YES on deducting Social Security payments on income taxes. (May 1996)
  • Rated 0% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Nick Carter on Social Security
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Nick Carter on other issues.
  • Notch babies were a mistake; support Notch Reform. (Oct 2008)
  • Base the Social Security COLA on the CPI-W. (Oct 2008)
  • Ensure attempts to privatize Social Security are thwarted. (Oct 2008)
  • Don’t gamble by privatizing social security. (Sep 2008)
Barbara Cubin on Social Security
Republican Representative (WY-At-Large): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Barbara Cubin on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Rated 0% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Reduce taxes on Social Security earnings. (Sep 1994)
  • Supported pension reform and tax credits for long-term care. (Jul 1999)
Keith Goodenough on Social Security
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Keith Goodenough on other issues.
  • Opposes privatizing social security. (Jun 2008)
Dale Groutage on Social Security
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dale Groutage on other issues.
  • Bush’s plan is based on risky stock investments. (Jan 2006)
Chris Rothfuss on Social Security
Democratic Challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Chris Rothfuss on other issues.
  • No reasonable justification for Notch Baby disparity. (Oct 2008)
  • CPI-E would be a fairer COLA than CPI-W for seniors. (Oct 2008)
  • Raise the $102,000 taxable ceiling & raise retirement age. (Oct 2008)
  • Opposes privatizing social security. (Aug 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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