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Ken Cuccinelli on Immigration
Republican Challenger : Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Ken Cuccinelli on other issues.
  • Path to citizenship ok as part of compromise. (Jul 2013)
  • Welcome LEGAL immigrants; but no blind eye to lawlessness. (Feb 2013)
Terry McAuliffe on Immigration
Democratic nominee for Governor; previously DNC Chair: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Terry McAuliffe on other issues.
  • Support the DREAM Act for legalizing minors. (Jul 2013)
  • Register voters in Spanish at citizen naturalization events. (Jan 2007)
Bob McDonnell on Immigration
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob McDonnell on other issues.
  • One crime committed by an illegal alien is one too many. (Sep 2007)
Robert Sarvis on Immigration
Libertarian nominee for Governor: Click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
    No stance on record.

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George Allen on Immigration
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for George Allen on other issues.
  • Opposes “Immigration helps our economy”. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on establishing a Guest Worker program. (May 2006)
  • Voted NO on allowing illegal aliens to participate in Social Security. (May 2006)
  • Voted NO on giving Guest Workers a path to citizenship. (May 2006)
Tim Kaine on Immigration
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Make it easier for foreign students to get green cards. (Jun 2012)
  • Seeks defined path to earned citizenship, plus DREAM Act. (Apr 2012)
Mark Warner on Immigration
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Federal failure on immigration means states must take action. (Mar 2008)
  • Limit social payments to immigrants; support English. (Jul 1996)
James Webb on Immigration
Democratic Sr Senator: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for James Webb on other issues.
  • Secure the border first; them deal with other aspects. (Oct 2006)
  • Tamper-proof ID card; stricter enforcement against employers. (Jun 2006)
  • Allow illegal immigrants a path to citizenship. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing federal funds for declared "sanctuary cities". (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on comprehensive immigration reform. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring English as the official language of the US government. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on eliminating the "Y" nonimmigrant guestworker program. (May 2007)

House:


Eric Cantor on Immigration
Republican Representative (VA-7): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Eric Cantor on other issues.
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Rated 100% by FAIR, indicating a voting record restricting immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 92% by USBC, indicating a sealed-border stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Declare English as the official language of the US. (Feb 2007)
Gerry Connolly on Immigration
Democrat (District 11): Click here for Gerry Connolly on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Randy Forbes on Immigration
Republican Representative (VA-4): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Randy Forbes on other issues.
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Rated 100% by FAIR, indicating a voting record restricting immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 92% by USBC, indicating a sealed-border stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Government services in English only. (Mar 2008)
  • End Birthright Citizenship; no more anchor babies. (Apr 2009)
  • Rated A by the ALI, indicating a strongly anti-amnesty stance. (Nov 2010)
  • Declare English as the official language of the US. (Feb 2007)
Bob Goodlatte on Immigration
Republican Representative (VA-6): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Bob Goodlatte on other issues.
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted NO on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 100% by FAIR, indicating a voting record restricting immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by USBC, indicating a sealed-border stance. (Dec 2006)
  • End Birthright Citizenship; no more anchor babies. (Apr 2009)
  • Rated A+ by the ALI, indicating a strongly anti-amnesty stance. (Nov 2010)
  • Declare English as the official language of the US. (Feb 2007)
  • Declared English the official language of the US. (Jan 1999)
Morgan Griffith on Immigration
Republican (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Morgan Griffith on other issues.
  • by the ALI, indicating a strongly anti-amnesty stance. (Nov 2010)
Robert Hurt on Immigration
Republican (District 5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Hurt on other issues.
  • Opposes a pathway to citizenship. (Nov 2010)
James Moran on Immigration
Democratic Representative (VA-8): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for James Moran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 0% by FAIR, indicating a voting record loosening immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 33% by USBC, indicating a mixed record on open borders. (Dec 2006)
  • Allow more visas for STEM college graduates. (Sep 2012)
Scott Rigell on Immigration
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Scott Rigell on other issues.
  • Opposes a pathway to citizenship. (Nov 2010)
Bobby Scott on Immigration
Democratic Representative (VA-3): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Scott on other issues.
  • Voted NO on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 0% by FAIR, indicating a voting record loosening immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 0% by USBC, indicating an open-border stance. (Dec 2006)
Robert Wittman on Immigration
Republican: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Robert Wittman on other issues.
  • Oppose amnesty; wrong to reward illegal behavior. (Apr 2008)
  • Support fence construction where most illegal aliens cross. (Mar 2008)
  • End Birthright Citizenship; no more anchor babies. (Apr 2009)
  • Rated A+ by the ALI, indicating a strongly anti-amnesty stance. (Nov 2010)
  • Declare English as the official language of the US. (Feb 2007)
Frank Wolf on Immigration
Republican Representative (VA-10): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Frank Wolf on other issues.
  • Voted NO on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 0% by FAIR, indicating a voting record loosening immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 92% by USBC, indicating a sealed-border stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Declare English as the official language of the US. (Feb 2007)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Creigh Deeds on Immigration
Democrat Challenger (2009): Click here for Creigh Deeds on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Kaine on Immigration
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Make it easier for foreign students to get green cards. (Jun 2012)
  • Seeks defined path to earned citizenship, plus DREAM Act. (Apr 2012)
Mark Warner on Immigration
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Federal failure on immigration means states must take action. (Mar 2008)
  • Limit social payments to immigrants; support English. (Jul 1996)
Tim Donner on Immigration
Former Republican Challenger (2012): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tim Donner on other issues.
  • Red Card solution: enhanced e-verification. (Sep 2011)
  • Tighten control of our leaky borders. (Jul 2011)
Bob Marshall on Immigration
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob Marshall on other issues.
  • Schoolyard justice: those who cut in line go to end of line. (May 2012)
  • Refuse amnesty; construct border fence. (May 2008)
Jamie Radtke on Immigration
Former Republican Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jamie Radtke on other issues.
  • Secure the border; oppose amnesty. (Jul 2011)
Mark Earley on Immigration
Republican 2000 Candidate: Click here for Mark Earley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Gilmore on Immigration
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Keep rule barring immigrants from running for president. (May 2007)
  • No amnesty for illegals; control the border. (Apr 2007)
  • Share costs of legal immigration between states & federal. (Feb 2001)
  • Federal government should deal with criminal repatriation. (Feb 2001)
  • Import farm workers from Mexico. (Sep 2001)
John Hager on Immigration
GOP 2000 Primary Candidate: Click here for John Hager on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Virgil Goode on Immigration
Republican (Unseated 2008) (District 5): Click here for 19 full quotes OR click here for Virgil Goode on other issues.
  • Moratorium on green cards until unemployment is under 5%. (Oct 2012)
  • Illegals' presence here steals jobs from American citizens. (Oct 2012)
  • Use entire AZ law as model for US, not just E-Verify. (Oct 2012)
  • No green cards for foreigners diplomas; US citizens first. (Oct 2012)
  • Illegal immigrants shouldn't earn citizenship. (May 2012)
  • Stop illegal aliens & terrorists on our Southern border. (Apr 2012)
  • End anchor babies and reduce legal immigration. (Apr 2012)
  • End diversity visas to limit Muslim immigration. (Dec 2006)
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted NO on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • No student visas from countries that support terrorism. (Jan 2003)
  • Rated 100% by FAIR, indicating a voting record restricting immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by USBC, indicating a sealed-border stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Government services in English only. (Mar 2008)
  • Declare English as the official language of the US. (Feb 2007)
  • Declared English the official language of the US. (Jan 1999)
Charles Robb on Immigration
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Charles Robb on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing more foreign workers into the US for farm work. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted YES on visas for skilled workers. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on limit welfare for immigrants. (Jun 1997)
Edward Schrock on Immigration
Republican (Until 2004) (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Edward Schrock on other issues.
  • Voted YES on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Rated 100% by FAIR, indicating a voting record restricting immigration. (Dec 2003)
Herb Bateman on Immigration
Republican (District 1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Herb Bateman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Declared English the official language of the US. (Jan 1999)
Tom Bliley on Immigration
Republican (District 7): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tom Bliley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Declared English the official language of the US. (Jan 1999)
Rick Boucher on Immigration
Democratic Representative (VA-9): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Rick Boucher on other issues.
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 0% by FAIR, indicating a voting record loosening immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 50% by USBC, indicating a mixed record on open borders. (Dec 2006)
Jo Ann Davis on Immigration
Republican (District 1): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jo Ann Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • No student visas from countries that support terrorism. (Jan 2003)
  • Rated 100% by FAIR, indicating a voting record restricting immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Government services in English only. (Mar 2008)
Tom Davis on Immigration
Republican Representative (VA-11): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Tom Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on reporting illegal aliens who receive hospital treatment. (May 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • English immersion over bilingual education. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 0% by FAIR, indicating a voting record loosening immigration. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 83% by USBC, indicating a sealed-border stance. (Dec 2006)
Thelma Drake on Immigration
Republican Representative (VA-2): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Thelma Drake on other issues.
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Rated 100% by USBC, indicating a sealed-border stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Declare English as the official language of the US. (Feb 2007)
Jim Gilmore on Immigration
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Keep rule barring immigrants from running for president. (May 2007)
  • No amnesty for illegals; control the border. (Apr 2007)
  • Share costs of legal immigration between states & federal. (Feb 2001)
  • Federal government should deal with criminal repatriation. (Feb 2001)
  • Import farm workers from Mexico. (Sep 2001)
Harris Miller on Immigration
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Harris Miller on other issues.
  • Tamper-proof ID card; limited enforcement against employers. (Jun 2006)
Glenn Nye on Immigration
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for Glenn Nye on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Perriello on Immigration
Democrat (until 2010) (District 5): Click here for Tom Perriello on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Owen Pickett on Immigration
Democrat (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Owen Pickett on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Declared English the official language of the US. (Jan 1999)
Norman Sisisky on Immigration
Democrat (District 4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Norman Sisisky on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Declared English the official language of the US. (Jan 1999)
John Warner on Immigration
Republican Sr Senator (VA): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for John Warner on other issues.
  • Voted NO on continuing federal funds for declared "sanctuary cities". (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on comprehensive immigration reform. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring English as the official language of the US government. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted NO on eliminating the "Y" nonimmigrant guestworker program. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on establishing a Guest Worker program. (May 2006)
  • Voted NO on allowing illegal aliens to participate in Social Security. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on giving Guest Workers a path to citizenship. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on allowing more foreign workers into the US for farm work. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted YES on visas for skilled workers. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on limit welfare for immigrants. (Jun 1997)
  • Rated 33% by USBC, indicating a mixed record on open borders. (Dec 2006)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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