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Matthew Hess on War & Peace
Libertarian Challenger : Click here for the full quote OR click here for Matthew Hess on other issues.
  • Stay out of Iran, and stay out of everywhere else. (Jan 2014)
John Hickenlooper on War & Peace
Democratic Governor: Click here for John Hickenlooper on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Tancredo on War & Peace
Republican Representative (CO-6): Click here for 20 full quotes OR click here for Tom Tancredo on other issues.
  • Stop policing Iraq, but cannot leave. (Dec 2007)
  • Congress cannot decide how to fight war; only fund or defund. (Sep 2007)
  • Promote dissenters in Iran; but take action if needed. (Sep 2007)
  • Iraq is a battlefield in war with radical Islam. (Sep 2007)
  • We are in a war with radical Islam; Iraq is one battle. (Aug 2007)
  • Stop restricting army with rules of engagement. (Aug 2007)
  • If Islamic terrorists threaten nukes, we nuke Mecca & Medina. (Aug 2007)
  • Opposed the troop surge, but supports the troops. (May 2007)
  • Muslims attack us because itís a dictate of their religion. (May 2007)
  • Convert from constabulary force to supporting force. (May 2007)
  • Ok to attack Iran if they develop nukes & threaten Israel. (May 2007)
  • Surge opposed by all commanders; weíre leaving soon. (Mar 2007)
  • Begin withdrawal from Iraq, to focus on radical Islam. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted YES on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Solidarity with Israel in its fight against terrorism. (Apr 2002)
  • Strengthen sanctions on Syria & assist democratic transition. (Apr 2008)

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Randy Baumgardner on War & Peace
Republican Challenger: Click here for Randy Baumgardner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Michael Bennet on War & Peace
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Michael Bennet on other issues.
  • Commit to bring home troops from Afghanistan in July 2011. (Oct 2010)
  • Afghan exit after al-Qaida groups destroyed in Pakistan. (Oct 2010)
  • Opposes timetable for troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. (Sep 2010)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (May 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Ken Buck on War & Peace
Republican Challenger (withdrawn): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Ken Buck on other issues.
  • No deadline for withdrawal from Afghanistan. (Oct 2010)
  • Don't allow Iran to obtain nukes, even via military. (Oct 2010)
  • Afghanistan war ok; nation-building not ok. (Oct 2010)
  • Get out of the nation-building business in Afghanistan. (Jul 2010)
  • Opposes timetable for troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. (Sep 2010)
Cory Gardner on War & Peace
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Cory Gardner on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)
Owen Hill on War & Peace
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Owen Hill on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Amy Stephens on War & Peace
Republican Challenger (withdrawn): Click here for Amy Stephens on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Udall on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (CO-2): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Mark Udall on other issues.
  • Proposed votes against the declaration of war. (Sep 2008)
  • Surge has helped, but itís time to leave Iraq. (Sep 2008)
  • Decision to authorize war must include resources to succeed. (Sep 2008)
  • Support UN acion in Darfur; divest US from Sudan. (Sep 2008)
  • Our soldiers performed magnificently; now bring them home. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted NO on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Condemns anti-Muslim bigotry in name of anti-terrorism. (Oct 2001)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (May 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)

House:


Ken Buck on War & Peace
Republican nominee (District 4): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Ken Buck on other issues.
  • No deadline for withdrawal from Afghanistan. (Oct 2010)
  • Don't allow Iran to obtain nukes, even via military. (Oct 2010)
  • Afghanistan war ok; nation-building not ok. (Oct 2010)
  • Get out of the nation-building business in Afghanistan. (Jul 2010)
  • Opposes timetable for troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. (Sep 2010)
Mike Coffman on War & Peace
Republican (District 6): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Mike Coffman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Diana DeGette on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (CO-1): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Diana DeGette on other issues.
  • Voted NO on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted YES on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted NO on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Doug Lamborn on War & Peace
Republican: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Doug Lamborn on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Strengthen sanctions on Syria & assist democratic transition. (Apr 2008)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Counter Iran's growing presence in Latin America. (Jan 2012)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Ed Perlmutter on War & Peace
Democrat: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Ed Perlmutter on other issues.
  • We rushed into Iraq war. (Nov 2006)
  • Voted NO on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (Jul 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (May 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Jared Polis on War & Peace
Democrat (District 2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Jared Polis on other issues.
  • Invasion of Iraq was a colossal mistake; out in 16 months. (Nov 2008)
  • Voted NO on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted YES on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Tom Tancredo on War & Peace
Republican Representative (CO-6): Click here for 20 full quotes OR click here for Tom Tancredo on other issues.
  • Stop policing Iraq, but cannot leave. (Dec 2007)
  • Congress cannot decide how to fight war; only fund or defund. (Sep 2007)
  • Promote dissenters in Iran; but take action if needed. (Sep 2007)
  • Iraq is a battlefield in war with radical Islam. (Sep 2007)
  • We are in a war with radical Islam; Iraq is one battle. (Aug 2007)
  • Stop restricting army with rules of engagement. (Aug 2007)
  • If Islamic terrorists threaten nukes, we nuke Mecca & Medina. (Aug 2007)
  • Opposed the troop surge, but supports the troops. (May 2007)
  • Muslims attack us because itís a dictate of their religion. (May 2007)
  • Convert from constabulary force to supporting force. (May 2007)
  • Ok to attack Iran if they develop nukes & threaten Israel. (May 2007)
  • Surge opposed by all commanders; weíre leaving soon. (Mar 2007)
  • Begin withdrawal from Iraq, to focus on radical Islam. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted YES on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Solidarity with Israel in its fight against terrorism. (Apr 2002)
  • Strengthen sanctions on Syria & assist democratic transition. (Apr 2008)
Scott Tipton on War & Peace
Republican (District 3): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Scott Tipton on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Bob Beauprez on War & Peace
Republican Gubernatorial Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob Beauprez on other issues.
  • We cannot be silent in the face of injustice in Iraq. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
William Owens on War & Peace
Republican CO Governor: Click here for William Owens on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bill Ritter on War & Peace
Democrat: Click here for Bill Ritter on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Cory Gardner on War & Peace
Republican (Senate run 2014) (District 4): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Cory Gardner on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)
Raul Acosta on War & Peace
2004 former Republican Write-in Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Raul Acosta on other issues.
  • Iraq war was wrong; pull out ASAP. (Oct 2004)
  • Iraqi oil to US to pay for war costs, with Iraqi approval. (Oct 2004)
Hank Brown on War & Peace
Former Republican Senator (Until 1996): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Hank Brown on other issues.
  • Voted YES on ending the Bosnian arms embargo. (Jul 1995)
  • Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. (Nov 1995)
Ben Nighthorse Campbell on War & Peace
Former Republican incumbent; retired 2004: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Ben Nighthorse Campbell on other issues.
  • Voted YES on $86 billion for military operations in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on authorizing use of military force against Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted YES on allowing all necessary force in Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on authorizing air strikes in Kosovo. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on ending the Bosnian arms embargo. (Jul 1995)
  • Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. (Nov 1995)
Pete Coors on War & Peace
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Pete Coors on other issues.
  • Support adding more troops, oppose setting a war deadline. (Oct 2004)
  • Go with the best intelligence you have. (Oct 2004)
  • Support our troops because hey didnít pick this fight. (Aug 2004)
  • Iraqi invasion justified under war on terror. (Aug 2004)
Scott McInnis on War & Peace
Republican (Until 2004) (District 3): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Scott McInnis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Solidarity with Israel in its fight against terrorism. (Apr 2002)
Mike Miles on War & Peace
2004 former Democratic Senate primary challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Mike Miles on other issues.
  • America has lost much world respect due to Iraq. (Jun 2004)
  • Preemptive use of force is dangerous. (Jun 2004)
  • Opposed Iraq Invasion due to lack of answers. (Jun 2004)
  • America has lost respect of world over Iraq. (Jun 2004)
Richard Randall on War & Peace
2004 former Libertarian Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Richard Randall on other issues.
  • The War in Iraq is a failure. (Oct 2004)
  • US trained and funded Osama bin Laden. (Jan 2003)
  • US actions in Iraq have killed over 1.2 million civilians. (Jan 2003)
Dan Schaefer on War & Peace
Republican Former (1994-) (District 6): Click here for Dan Schaefer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Schaffer on War & Peace
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob Schaffer on other issues.
  • Surge is working; but it might take years. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
Tom Strickland on War & Peace
2002 Democratic Challenger (CO): Click here for Tom Strickland on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Wayne Allard on War & Peace
Republican Sr Senator (CO): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Wayne Allard on other issues.
  • Voted NO on redeploying non-essential US troops out of Iraq in 9 months. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards as terrorists. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq by March 2008. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on redeploying troops out of Iraq by July 2007. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on investigating contract awards in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Nov 2005)
  • Voted NO on requiring on-budget funding for Iraq, not emergency funding. (Apr 2005)
  • Voted YES on $86 billion for military operations in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on authorizing use of military force against Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted YES on allowing all necessary force in Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on authorizing air strikes in Kosovo. (Mar 1999)
  • Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. (Nov 1995)
Bob Beauprez on War & Peace
Republican (District 7): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob Beauprez on other issues.
  • We cannot be silent in the face of injustice in Iraq. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
Joel Hefley on War & Peace
Republican (District 5): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Joel Hefley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted YES on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
Betsy Markey on War & Peace
Former Democrat (until 2010) (District 4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Betsy Markey on other issues.
  • Congress should limit Iraq funding to costs of withdrawal. (Nov 2008)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Marilyn Musgrave on War & Peace
Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Marilyn Musgrave on other issues.
  • Voted NO on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Strengthen sanctions on Syria & assist democratic transition. (Apr 2008)
Jane Norton on War & Peace
Republican Senate Challenger (2010); previously Lt. Gov.: Click here for Jane Norton on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Andrew Romanoff on War & Peace
2010 Democratic Challenger (lost primary): Click here for Andrew Romanoff on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Salazar on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (CO-3): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for John Salazar on other issues.
  • Need to move forward from today in Iraq. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Ken Salazar on War & Peace
Democratic Jr Senator (CO): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Ken Salazar on other issues.
  • Bush was not for a Department of Homeland Security. (Oct 2004)
  • We have a mess on our hands in Iraq. (Oct 2004)
  • Administration misled through intelligence failures. (Aug 2004)
  • NATO needs to be a bigger part in US war policy. (Aug 2004)
  • Voted NO on redeploying non-essential US troops out of Iraq in 9 months. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards as terrorists. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq by March 2008. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on redeploying troops out of Iraq by July 2007. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on investigating contract awards in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Nov 2005)
  • Voted YES on requiring on-budget funding for Iraq, not emergency funding. (Apr 2005)
  • No troop surge: no military escalation in Iraq. (Jan 2007)
Bob Schaffer on War & Peace
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob Schaffer on other issues.
  • Surge is working; but it might take years. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
David Skaggs on War & Peace
Democrat (District 2): Click here for David Skaggs on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Udall on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (CO-2): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Mark Udall on other issues.
  • Proposed votes against the declaration of war. (Sep 2008)
  • Surge has helped, but itís time to leave Iraq. (Sep 2008)
  • Decision to authorize war must include resources to succeed. (Sep 2008)
  • Support UN acion in Darfur; divest US from Sudan. (Sep 2008)
  • Our soldiers performed magnificently; now bring them home. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted NO on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Condemns anti-Muslim bigotry in name of anti-terrorism. (Oct 2001)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (May 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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