OnTheIssues.org
Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 On the issues:   Scott Brown   Senate   Match    |   NH Governor: Maggie Hassan   New Hampshire Senators:  Andy Martin  Jeanne Shaheen  Jim Rubens  Karen Testerman  Kelly Ayotte 

The Web
OnTheIssues.org
New Hampshire Senator
Scott Brown
(Previsouly MA Republican Jr Senator)
On the issues>>

Contact Scott Brown
MA Senate Debate
Wikipedia
Ballotpedia

SenateMatch

Take the Quiz!
AmericansElect
MyOcracy Quiz

MA politicians



Archives


New Hampshire secondary Archives

Massachusetts secondary Archives

AdWatch: Review and analysis of TV ads from 2014 Senate races

2014 New Hampshire Senate race & debate coverage

2013-2014 AdWatch: Candidate TV advertisement texts, and analysis

A Fighting Chance, by Sen. Elizabeth Warren

The Hill on 2014 campaigns

Fox News Sunday interviews, throughout 2013

Massachusetts Archives

2010-2012 AdWatch: Candidate television advertisement texts, and analysis

2012 Massachusetts Senate Debates

AmericansElect email questionnaire

America the Beautiful, by Ben Carson

Confidence Men, by Ron Suskind

Survey of 2009 and 2010 Senate campaign websites

Young Guns, by Reps. Ryan, Cantor & McCarthy

Give Us Liberty, by Rep. Dick Armey

Hopes and Prospects, by Noam Chomsky

2010 State of the Union address to Congress

2010 MA Senate Special Election Debates: series of TV and radio debates

FactCheck.org analysis of 2010 political speeches

2009 MA Senate Primary Debates: series of TV and radio debates

Against All Odds, by Sen. Scott Brown

MassScorecard.org Legislative voting record

2002 Congressional National Political Awareness Test

2002 Gubernatorial National Political Awareness Test

(click a picture above for excerpts or other books and debates by or about Scott_Brown)
Other Senate races

SpeakOut!
Use a SpeakOut selector to define the choices on the causes and issues you care about.
Use a Selector
Read about the issues.
The Issues


2014 Senate Races

Senate races
Nov. 2014:

AK:Begich(D)
vs.Sullivan(R)
vs.Miller(R)
vs.Treadwell(R)
AL:Sessions(R)
(unopposed)
AR:Pryor(D)
vs.Cotton(R)
vs.Swaney(G)
vs.LaFrance(L)
CO:Udall(D)
vs.Gardner(R)
vs.Baumgardner(R)
vs.Buck(R)
vs.Stephens(R)
vs.Hill(R)
DE:Coons(D)
vs.Wade(R)
GA:Nunn(D)
vs.Perdue(R)
vs.Swafford(L)
vs.Kingston(R)
vs.Handel(R)
HI:Schatz(D)
vs.Cavasso(R)
vs.Hanabusa(D)
vs.Pirkowski(R)
IA:Braley(D)
vs.Ernst(R)
vs.Butzier(L)
vs.Whitaker(R)
vs.Clovis(R)
ID:Risch(R)
vs.Mitchell(D)
IL:Durbin(D)
vs.Oberweis(R)
vs.Hansen(L)
vs.Truax(R)
KS:Roberts(R)
vs.Taylor(D)
vs.Orman(I)
vs.Batson(L)
vs.Wolf(R)
KY:McConnell(R)
vs.Grimes(D)
vs.Bevin(R)
LA:Landrieu(D)
vs.Cassidy(R)
vs.Maness(R)
MA:Markey(D)
vs.Herr(R)
vs.Skarin(I)
ME:Collins(R)
vs.D`Amboise(R)
vs.Bellows(D)
MI:Land(R)
vs.Peters(D)
vs.Wiedenhoeft(R)
MN:Franken(D)
vs.McFadden(R)
vs.Johnson(L)
vs.Abeler(R)
MS:Cochran(R)
vs.Childers(D)
vs.McDaniel(R)
MT:Walsh(D)
vs.Curtis(D)
vs.Daines(R)
vs.Rankin(I)
vs.Edmunds(R)
vs.Bohlinger(I)
NC:Hagan(D)
vs.Tillis(R)
vs.Haugh(L)
NE:Sasse(R)
vs.Domina(D)
vs.Osborn(R)
NH:Shaheen(D)
vs.Brown(R)
vs.Martin(R)
vs.Rubens(R)
vs.Smith(R)
vs.Testerman(R)
NJ:Booker(D)
vs.Bell(R)
vs.Sabrin(R)
NM:Udall(D)
vs.Weh(R)
vs.Clements(R)
OK-2:Lankford(R)
vs.Johnson(D)
vs.Shannon(R)
OK-6:Inhofe(R)
vs.Silverstein(D)
OR:Merkley(D)
vs.Wehby(R)
vs.Conger(R)
RI:Reed(D)
vs.Zaccaria(R)
SC-2:Scott(R)
vs.Dickerson(D)
vs.Wade(D)
SC-6:Graham(R)
vs.Hutto(D)
vs.Ravenel(I)
vs.Stamper(D)
vs.Mace(R)
vs.Bright(R)
SD:Rounds(R)
vs.Weiland(D)
vs.Pressler(I)
vs.Howie(I)
TN:Alexander(R)
vs.Ball(D)
vs.Carr(R)
vs.Adams(D)
TX:Cornyn(R)
vs.Alameel(D)
vs.Sanchez(G)
vs.Roland(L)
VA:<Warner(D)
vs.Gillespie(R)
vs.Sarvis(L)
WV:Capito(R)
vs.Tennant(D)
vs.Buckley(L)
vs.Lawhorn(I)
vs.Raese(R)
vs.McGeehan(R)
WY:Enzi(R)
vs.Hardy(D)
vs.Cheney(R)


Senate incumbents


House of Representatives

SenateMatch (matching quiz)
HouseMatch
Senate Votes (analysis)
House Votes

Senators' Books
(Excerpts from Senate authors)


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)
Senate
(Senate races in 34 states)
VoteMatch
(Presidential Selector and Political Affiliation 20-question quiz)
News
(Latest headlines on the Presidential race)
About Us
(About Issues2000.org)
Letters
(Other viewers' letters)
Low-graphics version
(No ads, less Java)
Write Us
(Your feedback to us)
Fun Stuff
Social Networking sites for OnTheIssues:
FaceBook
YouTube
MySpace
On The Issues

Promote Your Page Too
Prez-Veep-Senator
Our associated Yahoo discussion group

Candidate Map
V.P.Joe Biden
(Democrat)
Rep.Newt Gingrich
(Republican)
Gov.Gary Johnson
(Libertarian)
Pres.Barack Obama
(Democrat)
Rep.Ron Paul
(Republican)
Gov.Mitt Romney
(Republican)
Sen.Rick Santorum
(Republican)
Jill Stein
(Green)
  
International Issues  Domestic Issues   Economic Issues  Social Issues 
Foreign Policy Gun Control Budget & Economy Education
Homeland Security Crime Government Reform   Civil Rights
War & Peace Drugs Tax Reform Abortion
Free Trade Health Care Social Security Families & Children
Immigration  Technology Corporations Welfare & Poverty
Energy & Oil  Environment Jobs Principles & Values
Scott Brown on Abortion
Click here for 11 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Calls himself pro-choice, but usually votes pro-life. (Apr 2014)
  • OpEd: Not a reliable vote on abortion rights. (Dec 2013)
  • I'm pro-choice but anti-Elena Kagan. (Sep 2012)
  • Birth control ok, but don't force churches to provide it. (Sep 2012)
  • I'm a moderate pro-choice Republican & always have been. (Sep 2012)
  • 2005: Conscience-based opt out of post-rape contraception. (Jan 2010)
  • Provide info about emergency contraception to rape victims. (Jan 2010)
  • Support legalized abortion, but not partial-birth abortion. (Jan 2010)
  • Supported by right-to-life groups for stem cell stance. (Jan 2010)
  • Authored bill for 24-hour waiting period for abortion. (Jan 2010)
  • Abortions should always be legally available. (Nov 2002)
Scott Brown on Budget & Economy
Click here for 10 full quotes on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • 2010: Banks should not pay $19B price for bank reform. (Apr 2014)
  • Stop dividing Americans into haves and have-nots. (Sep 2012)
  • Cut spending & keep the tax burden low. (Nov 2011)
  • Spending cuts preferred, but eliminating tax loopholes ok. (Nov 2011)
  • AdWatch: $2 trillion spending spree puts us deeper in debt. (Jan 2010)
  • No new regulation of the financial markets. (Jan 2010)
  • People are angry over tax and spend mentality and $12T debt. (Nov 2009)
  • Let private enterprise try to get us out of this mess. (Sep 2009)
  • No cap on bankers' salaries. (Sep 2009)
  • Voted NO on $300M to offset the budget deficit via bonds. (Apr 2003)
Scott Brown on Civil Rights
Click here for 8 full quotes on Civil Rights OR background on Civil Rights.
  • Next step in racial equality: stop glorifying violence. (Aug 2013)
  • Civil unions ok; federal same-sex marriage not ok. (Nov 2011)
  • Gay marriage is a resolved issue in Massachusetts. (Nov 2011)
  • Represented abused women in divorce cases. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted YES on defining marriage as one man and one woman. (Feb 2004)
  • Supported $200K reduction to blind job program. (Jul 2003)
  • Supported $900K for disability & mentoring aid. (Jul 2003)
  • Opposed "Turning 22" mental disability program. (Jul 2003)
Scott Brown on Corporations
Click here for 5 full quotes on Corporations OR background on Corporations.
  • Dubbed one of Wall Street's Favorite Congressmen. (Apr 2014)
  • AdWatch: Loosened financial reform regulations. (Jan 2014)
  • Voted NO on Defeating corporate tax disclosure. (May 2003)
  • Voted YES on Extending corporate tax credit 5 years. (May 2003)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Scott Brown on Crime
Click here for 3 full quotes on Crime OR background on Crime.
  • Leader in reforming the state's sex offender laws. (Sep 2009)
  • Opposed funding Mass Correctional Legal Services. (Jul 2003)
  • Implement the death penalty in Massachusetts. (Nov 2002)
Scott Brown on Drugs
Click here for 2 full quotes on Drugs OR background on Drugs.
  • Stop dependence on drug trade in Afghanistan. (Nov 2009)
  • Voted NO on earmark for women's substance abuse program. (Feb 2004)
Scott Brown on Education
Click here for 5 full quotes on Education OR background on Education.
  • Transparency on teacher effectiveness and school funding. (Nov 2011)
  • Curriculum set by local school boards more than nationally. (Nov 2011)
  • Opposed federal school breakfast supplement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on 3-year moratorium on charter schools. (May 2003)
  • Vouchers for public, private, or religious schools. (Nov 2002)
Scott Brown on Energy & Oil
Click here for 8 full quotes on Energy & Oil OR background on Energy & Oil.
  • Ease up on big oil companies to avoid high price of gasoline. (Sep 2012)
  • I'm no friend of big oil; I'm a friend of the motorist. (Sep 2012)
  • Energy efficiency yes; energy tax no. (Nov 2011)
  • "All of the above" approach to energy independence. (Nov 2011)
  • Cap-and-trade is a national energy tax. (Jan 2010)
  • Opposes cap-and-trade system, but renewables OK. (Jan 2010)
  • Promote increased use of alternative fuel technology. (Nov 2002)
  • Voted YES on barring EPA from regulating greenhouse gases. (Apr 2011)
Scott Brown on Environment
Click here for 7 full quotes on Environment OR background on Environment.
  • Strong advocate for conservation; protect natural resources. (Nov 2011)
  • Opposed keeping park maintenance funding within MDC. (Nov 2003)
  • State funding for open space & pollution cleanup. (Nov 2002)
  • Allow longer than 10 years to rebuild depleted fisheries. (Sep 2011)
  • Regulate all dog breeders down to kennels of 50 dogs. (Feb 2011)
  • Prohibits breeding or possessing Big Cat species. (Sep 2012)
  • Rated 80% by HSLF, indicating a pro-animal welfare voting record. (Jan 2012)
Scott Brown on Families & Children
Click here for 2 full quotes on Families & Children OR background on Families & Children.
  • Rough childhood makes me appreciate how blessed I am now. (Feb 2011)
  • Presumption of shared parenting after divorce. (Jan 2010)
Scott Brown on Foreign Policy
Click here for 4 full quotes on Foreign Policy OR background on Foreign Policy.
  • Act in US interest without UN, but that includes foreign aid. (Nov 2011)
  • Introduced bill on Iranian economic Sanctions. (Sep 2011)
  • Rated -2 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Integrate gender into diplomatic and foreign aid processes. (Aug 2012)
Scott Brown on Free Trade
Click here for the full quote on Free Trade OR background on Free Trade.
  • Voted NO on International Trade Council to promote exports. (Jan 2004)
Scott Brown on Government Reform
Click here for 7 full quotes on Government Reform OR background on Government Reform.
  • Motor Voter registration "outrageous"; it helps Democrats. (Apr 2014)
  • No pledge to limit outside PAC contributions. (Mar 2014)
  • Leader on addressing waste, fraud, and abuse. (Nov 2011)
  • Let president decide on nominees. (Nov 2009)
  • Campaign disclosure but no donation limits. (Nov 2002)
  • Require Internet disclosure of all earmarks. (May 2010)
  • Sponsored banning stock trading based on Congressional insider knowledge. (Nov 2011)
Scott Brown on Gun Control
Click here for 4 full quotes on Gun Control OR background on Gun Control.
  • Ok'd federal ban on assault weapons after Newtown shootings. (Dec 2013)
  • Extend the state assault weapons ban, but not federal. (Jul 2012)
  • Reliably pro-gun, but opposed right-to-carry reciprocity. (Jul 2012)
  • Concealed carry ok; but licenses & background checks ok too. (Nov 2002)
Scott Brown on Health Care
Click here for 12 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Supported RomneyCare in 2006; it's different than ObamaCare. (Dec 2013)
  • Massachusetts system good; ObamaCare no good. (Nov 2011)
  • Massachusetts system good; ObamaCare no good. (Nov 2011)
  • MA voters took up Brown's offer as 41st vote against Obama. (Sep 2010)
  • 41st vote against Obama's healthcare plan. (Jan 2010)
  • MA already has health bill; don't impose new federal bill. (Nov 2009)
  • Public option is really a government option. (Sep 2009)
  • Voted NO on Constitutional call for universal health care. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on tax credits for all smoking regulation costs. (Oct 2003)
  • Supported $10M cut in the uncompensated care pool. (Jul 2003)
  • Ensure access to basic health care, including state funding. (Nov 2002)
  • Voted NO on the Ryan Budget: Medicare choice, tax & spending cuts. (May 2011)
Scott Brown on Homeland Security
Click here for 6 full quotes on Homeland Security OR background on Homeland Security.
  • Spend to defeat terrorists, not to protect them. (Jan 2010)
  • Supports enhanced interrogation techniques. (Jan 2010)
  • No constitutional rights for enemy combatants. (Jan 2010)
  • Culture of patriotism; vigorous homeland defense. (Sep 2009)
  • Member of Massachusetts National Guard JAG Corps. (Sep 2009)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
Scott Brown on Immigration
Click here for 4 full quotes on Immigration OR background on Immigration.
  • DREAM Act provides "back door amnesty". (Oct 2012)
  • Tighten our borders; no blanket amnesty. (Nov 2011)
  • Opposed two-way bilingual programs; supported English-only. (Jul 2003)
  • Endorsed by the ALI, indicating a strongly anti-amnesty stance. (Nov 2010)
Scott Brown on Jobs
Click here for 5 full quotes on Jobs OR background on Jobs.
  • Proud union member. (Oct 2012)
  • Supported by union rank-and-file but not union officials. (Feb 2011)
  • AdWatch: I agree with JFK that cutting taxes creates jobs. (Jan 2010)
  • Voted NO on early retirement for MWRA-work-related cancer. (Jul 2003)
  • No affirmative action in public employment nor contracting. (Nov 2002)
Scott Brown on Principles & Values
Click here for 13 full quotes on Principles & Values OR background on Principles & Values.
  • Favorite Supreme Court justice: Antonin Scalia, but... (Apr 2014)
  • Warren claims Native American; but you can see she is not. (Sep 2012)
  • OpEd: Scorned by both Dems & GOP because of principled votes. (Jan 2012)
  • Paid $10,000 for Cosmopolitan centerfold. (Sep 2011)
  • 2008: Won State Senate seat by 20% in Democratic district. (Feb 2011)
  • I drive a truck, and I'm nobody's senator but yours. (Feb 2011)
  • It's not Ted Kennedy's office; it's the people's office. (Feb 2011)
  • 2009: Overwhelming Tea Party support. (Aug 2010)
  • Massive campaign donation infusion from financial executives. (Jun 2010)
  • $1.3 million in 24 hours via Internet "Money Bomb" appeal. (Jan 2010)
  • Previously Wrentham Selectman, and State Rep. (Sep 2009)
  • Graduate of Wakefield High, Tufts, and BC Law. (Sep 2009)
  • Endorsed Endorsed by Log Cabin Republicans; supports gay rights. (Aug 2012)
Scott Brown on Social Security
Click here for background on Social Security.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Scott Brown on Tax Reform
Click here for 10 full quotes on Tax Reform OR background on Tax Reform.
  • Never raise taxes in a recession; it hurts job creators. (Oct 2012)
  • Guilty as charged: I don't want to raise taxes. (Sep 2012)
  • I'm not going to raise taxes on our job creators. (Sep 2012)
  • Maintain Bush tax cuts after 2010. (Jan 2010)
  • 15 percent across the board tax cut. (Jan 2010)
  • Permanently eliminate the estate tax. (Jan 2010)
  • Voted NO on municipal meals tax, in addition to state tax. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on raising income tax to 5.95% to offset deficit. (Apr 2003)
  • Taxpayer Protection Pledge: no new taxes. (Aug 2010)
  • Supports the Taxpayer Protection Pledge. (Jan 2012)
Scott Brown on Technology
Click here for the full quote on Technology OR background on Technology.
  • Voted NO on emerging technologies, math & science Fund. (Jan 2004)
Scott Brown on War & Peace
Click here for 6 full quotes on War & Peace OR background on War & Peace.
  • Rely on guidance from generals about Afghanistan withdrawal. (Oct 2012)
  • No nuance with Iran: no nuclear weapons. (Sep 2012)
  • Supports 30,000 more troops in Afghanistan. (Jan 2010)
  • Terrorists are not gone from Afghanistan. (Jan 2010)
  • Finish the job in Afghanistan: keep Taliban and al-Qaeda out. (Nov 2009)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (May 2012)
Scott Brown on Welfare & Poverty
Click here for 2 full quotes on Welfare & Poverty OR background on Welfare & Poverty.
  • Voted NO on allowing parents on welfare to attend school. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on workfare for mothers of 2- to 6-year-olds. (May 2003)


VoteMatch Responses
(Click here for VoteMatch quiz)
VoteMatch Question & Answer
(Click on question for explanation and background)
Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-3 points on Social scale)
OpEd: Not a reliable vote on abortion rights: Opposes topic 1
I'm pro-choice but anti-Elena Kagan: Favors topic 1
Birth control ok, but don't force churches to provide it: Favors topic 1
I'm a moderate pro-choice Republican & always have been: Strongly Favors topic 1
2005: Conscience-based opt out of post-rape contraception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Provide info about emergency contraception to rape victims: Opposes topic 1
Support legalized abortion, but not partial-birth abortion: Opposes topic 1
Supported by right-to-life groups for stem cell stance: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Authored bill for 24-hour waiting period for abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Abortions should always be legally available: Strongly Favors topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Represented abused women in divorce cases: Favors topic 2
Supported $200K reduction to blind job program: Opposes topic 2
Supported $900K for disability & mentoring aid: Favors topic 2
Opposed "Turning 22" mental disability program: Opposes topic 2
No affirmative action in public employment nor contracting: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+2 points on Social scale)
Civil unions ok; federal same-sex marriage not ok: Favors topic 3
Gay marriage is a resolved issue in Massachusetts: Strongly Favors topic 3
Voted YES on defining marriage as one man and one woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Endorsed Endorsed by Log Cabin Republicans; supports gay rights: Favors topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Voted NO on allowing parents on welfare to attend school: Favors topic 4
Voted YES on workfare for mothers of 2- to 6-year-olds: Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Supported RomneyCare in 2006; it's different than ObamaCare: Opposes topic 5
Massachusetts system good; ObamaCare no good: Favors topic 5
Massachusetts system good; ObamaCare no good: Opposes topic 5
Massachusetts system good; ObamaCare no good: Strongly Opposes topic 5
MA voters took up Brown's offer as 41st vote against Obama: Strongly Opposes topic 5
41st vote against Obama's healthcare plan: Strongly Opposes topic 5
MA already has health bill; don't impose new federal bill: Strongly Opposes topic 5
MA already has health bill; don't impose new federal bill: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Public option is really a government option: Opposes topic 5
Voted NO on Constitutional call for universal health care: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supported $10M cut in the uncompensated care pool: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Ensure access to basic health care, including state funding: Favors topic 5
NO on the Ryan Budget: Medicare choice, tax & spending cuts: Favors topic 5
Neutral on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Curriculum set by local school boards more than nationally: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposed federal school breakfast supplement: Favors topic 7
Voted NO on 3-year moratorium on charter schools: Strongly Favors topic 7
Vouchers for public, private, or religious schools: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposes topic 8:
No 'rights' to clean air and water
(+2 points on Social scale)
Strong advocate for conservation; protect natural resources: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Opposed keeping park maintenance funding within MDC: Favors topic 8
State funding for open space & pollution cleanup: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Allow longer than 10 years to rebuild depleted fisheries: No opin. on topic 8
Regulate all dog breeders down to kennels of 50 dogs: Opposes topic 8
Prohibits breeding or possessing Big Cat species: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Leader in reforming the state's sex offender laws: Strongly Favors topic 9
Opposed funding Mass Correctional Legal Services: Strongly Favors topic 9
Implement the death penalty in Massachusetts: Strongly Favors topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Ok'd federal ban on assault weapons after Newtown shootings: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Extend the state assault weapons ban, but not federal: Opposes topic 10
Reliably pro-gun, but opposed right-to-carry reciprocity: Favors topic 10
Concealed carry ok; but licenses & background checks ok too: Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Never raise taxes in a recession; it hurts job creators: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Guilty as charged: I don't want to raise taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
I'm not going to raise taxes on our job creators: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Cut spending & keep the tax burden low: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Spending cuts preferred, but eliminating tax loopholes ok: Opposes topic 11
Maintain Bush tax cuts after 2010: Strongly Opposes topic 11
AdWatch: $2 trillion spending spree puts us deeper in debt: Opposes topic 11
15 percent across the board tax cut: Strongly Opposes topic 11
AdWatch: I agree with JFK that cutting taxes creates jobs: Opposes topic 11
Permanently eliminate the estate tax: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Voted NO on municipal meals tax, in addition to state tax: Opposes topic 11
Voted NO on Defeating corporate tax disclosure: Favors topic 11
Voted YES on Extending corporate tax credit 5 years: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Voted NO on $300M to offset the budget deficit via bonds: Opposes topic 11
Taxpayer Protection Pledge: no new taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Supports the Taxpayer Protection Pledge: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
DREAM Act provides "back door amnesty": Strongly Opposes topic 12
Tighten our borders; no blanket amnesty: Opposes topic 12
Tighten our borders; no blanket amnesty: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Opposed two-way bilingual programs; supported English-only: Opposes topic 12
Endorsed by the ALI, indicating a strongly anti-amnesty stance: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Voted NO on International Trade Council to promote exports: Opposes topic 13
Strongly Opposes topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Integrate gender into diplomatic and foreign aid processes: Strongly Opposes topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Spend to defeat terrorists, not to protect them: Favors topic 15
Finish the job in Afghanistan: keep Taliban and al-Qaeda out: Strongly Favors topic 15
Opposes topic 16:
More enforcement of the right to vote
(-3 points on Social scale)
Motor Voter registration "outrageous"; it helps Democrats: Strongly Opposes topic 16
No pledge to limit outside PAC contributions: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Campaign disclosure but no donation limits: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Require Internet disclosure of all earmarks: Favors topic 16
Sponsored banning stock trading based on Congressional insider knowledge: Favors topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(-5 points on Social scale)
Rely on guidance from generals about Afghanistan withdrawal: Strongly Opposes topic 17
No nuance with Iran: no nuclear weapons: Opposes topic 17
Introduced bill on Iranian economic Sanctions: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Supports 30,000 more troops in Afghanistan: Opposes topic 17
Terrorists are not gone from Afghanistan: Opposes topic 17
Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Ease up on big oil companies to avoid high price of gasoline: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Energy efficiency yes; energy tax no: Favors topic 18
"All of the above" approach to energy independence: Opposes topic 18
Cap-and-trade is a national energy tax: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Opposes cap-and-trade system, but renewables OK: Opposes topic 18
Promote increased use of alternative fuel technology: Favors topic 18
YES on barring EPA from regulating greenhouse gases: Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(-5 points on Social scale)
Stop dependence on drug trade in Afghanistan: Favors topic 19
Voted NO on earmark for women's substance abuse program: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
AdWatch: I agree with JFK that cutting taxes creates jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Voted NO on raising income tax to 5.95% to offset deficit: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record: Opposes topic 20

Scott Brown is a Populist-Leaning Conservative.
Click here for explanation of political philosophy.
Click here for VoteMatch quiz.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  

Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Books + Debates | Senate | VoteMatch | About Us | Contact OnTheIssues | Contact Scott_Brown

Contact Scott_Brown:

* Official Contacts

* Candidate Profile
* Contact OnTheIssues:

submit @ OnTheIssues . org
OnTheIssues reports on issues, and has no contacts with campaigns except as linked above.
Mail
Send donations or submit quotations to:
On The Issues
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140
Logo
Copyright 1999-2013
by OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.




WM_logo Written by
WebMerchants


IWP_logo Powered by
Instant Web Page
Page last updated: Oct 25, 2014

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.