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Ken Cuccinelli on Free Trade
Republican Challenger : Click here for Ken Cuccinelli on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Terry McAuliffe on Free Trade
Democratic nominee for Governor; previously DNC Chair: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Terry McAuliffe on other issues.
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
Bob McDonnell on Free Trade
Republican Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob McDonnell on other issues.
  • Trade missions worked in London, Shanghai, and Mumbai. (Jan 2012)
  • Compete more vigorously to attract jobs from abroad. (Jan 2010)
Robert Sarvis on Free Trade
Libertarian nominee for Governor: Click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

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George Allen on Free Trade
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for George Allen on other issues.
  • Supports expanding Free Trade. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on extending free trade to Andean nations. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Rated 67% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
Tim Kaine on Free Trade
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (May 2013)
Mark Warner on Free Trade
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Supports NAFTA, GATT, and WTO. (Jul 1996)
  • Consider human rights record for MFN status. (Jul 1996)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Apr 2013)
James Webb on Free Trade
Democratic Sr Senator: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for James Webb on other issues.
  • Enforce existing trade laws to create fair trade. (May 2006)
  • GOP free trade dream world costs American jobs. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)

House:


Eric Cantor on Free Trade
Republican Representative (VA-7): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Eric Cantor on other issues.
  • Entrepreneurship, free markets, & level playing field. (Sep 2010)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Rated 56% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Gerry Connolly on Free Trade
Democrat (District 11): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Gerry Connolly on other issues.
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (Apr 2013)
Randy Forbes on Free Trade
Republican Representative (VA-4): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Randy Forbes on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Rated 56% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Apr 2013)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (May 2013)
Bob Goodlatte on Free Trade
Republican Representative (VA-6): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Bob Goodlatte on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 44% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Feb 2013)
Morgan Griffith on Free Trade
Republican (District 9): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Morgan Griffith on other issues.
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (Mar 2013)
Robert Hurt on Free Trade
Republican (District 5): Click here for Robert Hurt on other issues.
    No stance on record.
James Moran on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (VA-8): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for James Moran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • Free & fair trade is key to economic growth . (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 72% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Feb 2013)
Scott Rigell on Free Trade
Republican (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Scott Rigell on other issues.
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (Apr 2013)
Bobby Scott on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (VA-3): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Scott on other issues.
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 28% by CATO, indicating a pro-fair trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (May 2013)
Robert Wittman on Free Trade
Republican: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Robert Wittman on other issues.
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (Apr 2013)
Frank Wolf on Free Trade
Republican Representative (VA-10): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Frank Wolf on other issues.
  • Bring Jobs Back to America Act: on-shoring back to America. (Dec 2011)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 33% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Mar 2013)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Creigh Deeds on Free Trade
Democrat Challenger (2009): Click here for Creigh Deeds on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Kaine on Free Trade
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (May 2013)
Mark Warner on Free Trade
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Supports NAFTA, GATT, and WTO. (Jul 1996)
  • Consider human rights record for MFN status. (Jul 1996)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Apr 2013)
Tim Donner on Free Trade
Former Republican Challenger (2012): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Donner on other issues.
  • Few things more obvious than free trade producing wealth. (Sep 2011)
Bob Marshall on Free Trade
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob Marshall on other issues.
  • Exporting our technology weakens America. (May 2012)
  • Impose tariffs that equalize the trade playing field. (May 2008)
Jamie Radtke on Free Trade
Former Republican Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for Jamie Radtke on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Earley on Free Trade
Republican 2000 Candidate: Click here for Mark Earley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Gilmore on Free Trade
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Enforce trade law against subsidized Canadian lumber imports. (Sep 2001)
John Hager on Free Trade
GOP 2000 Primary Candidate: Click here for John Hager on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Virgil Goode on Free Trade
Republican (Unseated 2008) (District 5): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for Virgil Goode on other issues.
  • Renegotiate trade agreements focusing on US jobs. (Oct 2012)
  • Super PACs benefit from jobs being sent overseas. (Oct 2012)
  • Don't expand free trade. (May 2012)
  • No North American Union; preserve our sovereignty. (Apr 2012)
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • No restrictions on import/export; but maintain sovereignty . (Dec 2000)
  • Rated 17% by CATO, indicating a pro-fair trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Block NAFTA Superhighway & North American Union. (Jan 2007)
Charles Robb on Free Trade
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Charles Robb on other issues.
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on expanding trade to the third world. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Voted YES on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • Quick vote on PNTR; China into WTO. (Jun 2000)
Edward Schrock on Free Trade
Republican (Until 2004) (District 2): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Edward Schrock on other issues.
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Rated 67% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
Herb Bateman on Free Trade
Republican (District 1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Herb Bateman on other issues.
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
Tom Bliley on Free Trade
Republican (District 7): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tom Bliley on other issues.
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
Rick Boucher on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (VA-9): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Rick Boucher on other issues.
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 33% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
Jo Ann Davis on Free Trade
Republican (District 1): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jo Ann Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Rated 28% by CATO, indicating a pro-fair trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Block NAFTA Superhighway & North American Union. (Jan 2007)
Tom Davis on Free Trade
Republican Representative (VA-11): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Tom Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Promote the Andean Free Trade Agreement. (May 2002)
  • Rated 67% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
Thelma Drake on Free Trade
Republican Representative (VA-2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Thelma Drake on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
Jim Gilmore on Free Trade
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Enforce trade law against subsidized Canadian lumber imports. (Sep 2001)
Harris Miller on Free Trade
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Harris Miller on other issues.
  • Take on China on their unfair trade practices. (Feb 2006)
Glenn Nye on Free Trade
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for Glenn Nye on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Perriello on Free Trade
Democrat (until 2010) (District 5): Click here for Tom Perriello on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Owen Pickett on Free Trade
Democrat (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Owen Pickett on other issues.
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
Norman Sisisky on Free Trade
Democrat (District 4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Norman Sisisky on other issues.
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
John Warner on Free Trade
Republican Sr Senator (VA): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for John Warner on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on extending free trade to Andean nations. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on expanding trade to the third world. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Rated 64% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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