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Bobby Jindal on Principles & Values
Republican Governor; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Jindal on other issues.
  • Dems are for government expansion & economic contraction. (Mar 2013)
  • Traditional Hindu values mesh with Bible Belt beliefs. (Nov 2010)
  • Journey from Hinduism to Christianity began in high school. (Nov 2010)
  • Crisis principles: urgency; listening; informing public. (Nov 2010)
  • I'm a son of the Deep South. (Nov 2010)
  • Elite harbor condescending view of people of faith. (Nov 2010)
  • 2009 Obama response speech: I blew it. (Nov 2010)
  • Mother was pregnant with him when parents arrived from India. (Feb 2009)
  • Rated B by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)

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Bill Cassidy on Principles & Values
Republican Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bill Cassidy on other issues.
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
Mary Landrieu on Principles & Values
Democratic Sr Senator (LA): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Mary Landrieu on other issues.
  • 1996-97: ten-month investigation over voting irregularities. (Sep 2010)
  • Voted with Democratic Party 84.7% of 321 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • 2002 election: Bill Clinton salvaged black vote. (Feb 2004)
  • 2002: Invigorated campaign with old-style Bush-bashing. (Oct 2003)
  • 2002 re-election: Dems need not concede the South to GOP. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted NO on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Senate New Democrat Coalition. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 67% by the AU, a mixed record on church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2007)
David Vitter on Principles & Values
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for David Vitter on other issues.
  • OpEd: robo-response to "Did you break the law" with DC Madam. (Oct 2010)
  • I've stumbled in my marriage; but it's my greatest strength. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted with Republican Party 87.6% of 306 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted NO on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated B by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)

House:


Rodney Alexander on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (LA-5): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Rodney Alexander on other issues.
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
Charles Boustany on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (LA-7): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Charles Boustany on other issues.
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
Bill Cassidy on Principles & Values
Republican (District 6): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bill Cassidy on other issues.
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
John Fleming on Principles & Values
Republican (District 4): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for John Fleming on other issues.
  • America was founded on Christian principles. (Dec 2008)
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
  • Designate first weekend in May as Ten Commandments Weekend. (Apr 2011)
Jeff Landry on Principles & Values
Republican (District 3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jeff Landry on other issues.
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
Vance McAllister on Principles & Values
Republican (District 5): Click here for Vance McAllister on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Cedric Richmond on Principles & Values
Democrat (District 2): Click here for Cedric Richmond on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Steve Scalise on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (LA-1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Steve Scalise on other issues.
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Kathleen Blanco on Principles & Values
Democratic LA Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Kathleen Blanco on other issues.
  • 2003 TV ad: "Wake up, Louisiana!" beat Jindal 52-48. (Nov 2010)
Mike Foster on Principles & Values
Former Republican Governor (1996-2003): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Mike Foster on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Member, National Governors Association/Economic Development. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of Republican Governors Association. (Aug 2001)
  • Member of Southern Governors' Association. (Sep 2001)
Richard Hugh Baker on Principles & Values
Republican (Resigned 2008) (District 6): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Richard Hugh Baker on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Recognize Christianity's importance to western civilization. (Dec 2007)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
John Breaux on Principles & Values
Former Democratic incumbent; retired 2004: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for John Breaux on other issues.
  • Announces retirement in 2004. (Dec 2003)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Senate New Democrat Coalition. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2007)
John Cooksey on Principles & Values
2004 former Republican Nominee: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Cooksey on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
Chris John on Principles & Values
Democrat (Until 2004) (District 7): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Chris John on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Arab-American Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
Chris John on Principles & Values
2004 former Democratic challenger; US Representative: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Chris John on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Arab-American Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
Bennett Johnston on Principles & Values
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for Bennett Johnston on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Livingston on Principles & Values
Republican Former (1994-) (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Livingston on other issues.
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Billy Tauzin on Principles & Values
Republican (Until 2004) (District 3): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Billy Tauzin on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
Billy Tauzin III on Principles & Values
Former GOP Challenger (2004) (District 3): Click here for Billy Tauzin III on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Joseph Cao on Principles & Values
Republican (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joseph Cao on other issues.
  • 1975: taken in by Indiana family as Vietnamese refugee. (Jun 2011)
John Cooksey on Principles & Values
Republican (District 5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Cooksey on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
Bobby Jindal on Principles & Values
Republican Governor; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Jindal on other issues.
  • Dems are for government expansion & economic contraction. (Mar 2013)
  • Traditional Hindu values mesh with Bible Belt beliefs. (Nov 2010)
  • Journey from Hinduism to Christianity began in high school. (Nov 2010)
  • Crisis principles: urgency; listening; informing public. (Nov 2010)
  • I'm a son of the Deep South. (Nov 2010)
  • Elite harbor condescending view of people of faith. (Nov 2010)
  • 2009 Obama response speech: I blew it. (Nov 2010)
  • Mother was pregnant with him when parents arrived from India. (Feb 2009)
  • Rated B by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
John Neely Kennedy on Principles & Values
Democratic Senate Challenger (LA): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Neely Kennedy on other issues.
  • Ran for US Senate in 2004 as Democrat; & endorsed John Kerry. (Oct 2008)
Jim McCrery on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (LA-4): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jim McCrery on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Main Street Partnership . (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Charles Melancon on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Charles Melancon on other issues.
  • OpEd: Vitter broke the law, and lied about it, with DC Madam. (Oct 2010)
  • Ran based on Vitter's integrity issue from call-girl scandal. (Oct 2010)
Charles Melancon on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Charles Melancon on other issues.
  • OpEd: Vitter broke the law, and lied about it, with DC Madam. (Oct 2010)
  • Ran based on Vitter's integrity issue from call-girl scandal. (Oct 2010)
David Vitter on Principles & Values
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (LA-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for David Vitter on other issues.
  • OpEd: robo-response to "Did you break the law" with DC Madam. (Oct 2010)
  • I've stumbled in my marriage; but it's my greatest strength. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted with Republican Party 87.6% of 306 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted NO on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated B by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Paul Carmouche on Principles & Values
Democrat (District 4): Click here for Paul Carmouche on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Don Cazayoux on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (LA-6): Click here for Don Cazayoux on other issues.
    No stance on record.
William Jefferson on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (LA-2): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for William Jefferson on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Congressional Black Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Reject Bush's Florida electors due to election fraud. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 60% by the AU, a mixed record on church-state separation. (Dec 2006)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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