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Jack Markell on Homeland Security
Delaware Democratic Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jack Markell on other issues.
  • Supports Delaware National Guard "Youth ChalleNGe". (Jan 2013)

Senate:

DE 2014: 2014 DE Senate debate


Tom Carper on Homeland Security
Democratic Sr Senator (DE): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Tom Carper on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Rated 90% by SANE, indicating a pro-peace voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Apply habeas corpus to Guantanamo detainees. (Jul 2007)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • Restore habeas corpus for detainees in the War on Terror. (Jun 2007)
Chris Coons on Homeland Security
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Chris Coons on other issues.
  • Reduce spending on C-17, F-35, & eliminate other platforms. (Oct 2010)
  • Swiftly repeal discriminatory "don't ask, don't tell". (Oct 2010)
  • Rejected debate hosted by "9-12 Patriots" issue groud. (Sep 2010)
  • Link security with development and human rights. (Jul 2010)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
Christine O`Donnell on Homeland Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Christine O`Donnell on other issues.
  • Let military decide "don't ask, don't tell" on its own. (Oct 2010)
  • Don't give terrorists Miranda-ized rights. (Oct 2010)
  • Don't grant terrorists precious Constitutional rights. (Aug 2010)
Alex Pires on Homeland Security
Independent Challenger: Click here for Alex Pires on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Kevin Wade on Homeland Security
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Kevin Wade on other issues.
  • Welcome home America's veterans and serve them. (Jul 2014)
  • Supports banning military gay marriage. (Oct 2012)

House:


John Carney on Homeland Security
Democrat (District AL): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Carney on other issues.
  • Fight terrorism effectively with global diplomacy. (Oct 2011)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Ruth Ann Minner on Homeland Security
Democratic DE Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Ruth Ann Minner on other issues.
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
Michael Castle on Homeland Security
Former GOP (until 2010) (District AL): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Michael Castle on other issues.
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 22% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Michael Castle on Homeland Security
2010 Senate Challenger (lost primary); previously Gov.& Rep.: Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Michael Castle on other issues.
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 22% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Ray Clatworthy on Homeland Security
2002 Republican Senate Challenger (DE): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Ray Clatworthy on other issues.
  • More spending on armed forces. (Mar 2009)
  • Supports the Patriot act. (Mar 2009)
William Roth on Homeland Security
Former Republican Senator (unseated, 2000): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for William Roth on other issues.
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted YES on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted NO on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
Ted Kaufman on Homeland Security
Democratic Senate-Appointee: Click here for Ted Kaufman on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mike Protack on Homeland Security
Republican challenger: Click here for Mike Protack on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jan Ting on Homeland Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Jan Ting on other issues.
  • Provide tools to local first responders. (Sep 2006)
  • Make FEMA an independent agency. (Sep 2006)
  • OK to track phone bills and finances, to look for terrorists. (Sep 2006)
  • Prosecute civil servants who leak classified information. (Sep 2006)
  • Supports surveillance of communications coming into US. (Aug 2006)
  • Terrorism dragnet: more profiling and not less profiling. (Apr 2002)
Beau Biden on Homeland Security
Democratic Senate Challenger; currently Attorney General: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Beau Biden on other issues.
  • Captain in the Delaware Army National Guard (JAG Corps). (Dec 2009)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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