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Ken Cuccinelli on Social Security
Republican Challenger : Click here for the full quote OR click here for Ken Cuccinelli on other issues.
  • Medicare & Social Security are Constitutional tax authority. (Feb 2013)
Terry McAuliffe on Social Security
Democratic nominee for Governor; previously DNC Chair: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Terry McAuliffe on other issues.
  • Create Retirement Savings Accounts. (Aug 2000)
Bob McDonnell on Social Security
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob McDonnell on other issues.
  • 5% additional retirement contribution from state employees. (Jan 2011)
Robert Sarvis on Social Security
Libertarian nominee for Governor: Click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
    No stance on record.

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George Allen on Social Security
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for George Allen on other issues.
  • Raise retirement age, plus options for younger people. (Oct 2012)
  • Raise retirement age & end benefits to wealthy. (Jun 2012)
  • Raise retirement age; more retirement security options. (Apr 2012)
  • Only supports reforms that do not adversely affect benefits. (Sep 2006)
  • Supports privatizing Social Security. (Sep 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Tim Kaine on Social Security
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Fight against any privatization proposals. (Oct 2012)
  • Lift the payroll tax cap. (Jun 2012)
  • No dangerous privatization schemes for Social Security. (Apr 2012)
  • Adamantly opposes privatization of Social Security. (Apr 2012)
Mark Warner on Social Security
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
James Webb on Social Security
Democratic Sr Senator: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for James Webb on other issues.
  • Opposes using Social Security taxes for private accounts. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on establishing reserve funds & pre-funding for Social Security. (Mar 2007)

House:


Eric Cantor on Social Security
Republican Representative (VA-7): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Eric Cantor on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Rated 0% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Gerry Connolly on Social Security
Democrat (District 11): Click here for Gerry Connolly on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Randy Forbes on Social Security
Republican Representative (VA-4): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Randy Forbes on other issues.
  • Rated 10% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Bob Goodlatte on Social Security
Republican Representative (VA-6): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Bob Goodlatte on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Rated 10% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Reduce taxes on Social Security earnings. (Sep 1994)
Morgan Griffith on Social Security
Republican (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Morgan Griffith on other issues.
  • Opposes private retirement accounts. (Aug 2010)
Robert Hurt on Social Security
Republican (District 5): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Robert Hurt on other issues.
  • Keep our promise; no privatization. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes private retirement accounts. (Aug 2010)
James Moran on Social Security
Democratic Representative (VA-8): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for James Moran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Create Retirement Savings Accounts. (Aug 2000)
  • Rated 100% by the ARA, indicating a pro-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Scott Rigell on Social Security
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Scott Rigell on other issues.
  • No cutting benefits; no privatizing. (Nov 2010)
Bobby Scott on Social Security
Democratic Representative (VA-3): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Scott on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Reject proposals for private saving accounts. (May 2002)
  • Rated 100% by the ARA, indicating a pro-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored keeping CPI for benefits instead of lower "Chained CPI". (Apr 2013)
Robert Wittman on Social Security
Republican: Click here for Robert Wittman on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Frank Wolf on Social Security
Republican Representative (VA-10): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Frank Wolf on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Rated 10% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Reduce taxes on Social Security earnings. (Sep 1994)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Creigh Deeds on Social Security
Democrat Challenger (2009): Click here for Creigh Deeds on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Kaine on Social Security
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Fight against any privatization proposals. (Oct 2012)
  • Lift the payroll tax cap. (Jun 2012)
  • No dangerous privatization schemes for Social Security. (Apr 2012)
  • Adamantly opposes privatization of Social Security. (Apr 2012)
Mark Warner on Social Security
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Donner on Social Security
Former Republican Challenger (2012): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Donner on other issues.
  • Offer younger Americans self-directed retirement funds. (Sep 2011)
Bob Marshall on Social Security
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for Bob Marshall on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jamie Radtke on Social Security
Former Republican Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jamie Radtke on other issues.
  • Raise retirement age; private retirement security options. (Apr 2012)
  • Opt-out to private accounts for younger workers. (Jul 2011)
Mark Earley on Social Security
Republican 2000 Candidate: Click here for Mark Earley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Gilmore on Social Security
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Cap entitlements & create a culture of independence. (May 2007)
  • Praises Bush leadership on Social Security reform. (Jul 2000)
  • Maintain long-term solvency of Social Security and Medicare. (Aug 2001)
John Hager on Social Security
GOP 2000 Primary Candidate: Click here for John Hager on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Virgil Goode on Social Security
Republican (Unseated 2008) (District 5): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Virgil Goode on other issues.
  • Don't privatize Social Security. (May 2012)
  • Preserve and protect Social Security. (Apr 2012)
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Invest surplus Trust Fund in market certificates. (Jan 2003)
  • Rated 10% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Charles Robb on Social Security
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Charles Robb on other issues.
  • Voted NO on Social Security Lockbox & limiting national debt. (Apr 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing Roth IRAs for retirees. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on allowing personal retirement accounts. (Apr 1998)
  • Voted NO on deducting Social Security payments on income taxes. (May 1996)
  • Create Retirement Savings Accounts. (Aug 2000)
Edward Schrock on Social Security
Republican (Until 2004) (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Edward Schrock on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Rated 11% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Herb Bateman on Social Security
Republican (District 1): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Herb Bateman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Reduce taxes on Social Security earnings. (Sep 1994)
Tom Bliley on Social Security
Republican (District 7): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tom Bliley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Reduce taxes on Social Security earnings. (Sep 1994)
Rick Boucher on Social Security
Democratic Representative (VA-9): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Rick Boucher on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Reject proposals for private saving accounts. (May 2002)
  • Rated 80% by the ARA, indicating a pro-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
Jo Ann Davis on Social Security
Republican (District 1): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jo Ann Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Rated 10% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Supported pension reform and tax credits for long-term care. (Jul 1999)
Tom Davis on Social Security
Republican Representative (VA-11): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Tom Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
  • Rated 11% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Reduce taxes on Social Security earnings. (Sep 1994)
  • Supports individual savings accounts and work incentives. (Sep 1998)
Thelma Drake on Social Security
Republican Representative (VA-2): Click here for Thelma Drake on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Gilmore on Social Security
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Cap entitlements & create a culture of independence. (May 2007)
  • Praises Bush leadership on Social Security reform. (Jul 2000)
  • Maintain long-term solvency of Social Security and Medicare. (Aug 2001)
Harris Miller on Social Security
Democratic challenger: Click here for Harris Miller on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Glenn Nye on Social Security
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for Glenn Nye on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Perriello on Social Security
Democrat (until 2010) (District 5): Click here for Tom Perriello on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Owen Pickett on Social Security
Democrat (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Owen Pickett on other issues.
  • Voted NO on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
Norman Sisisky on Social Security
Democrat (District 4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Norman Sisisky on other issues.
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on strengthening the Social Security Lockbox. (May 1999)
John Warner on Social Security
Republican Sr Senator (VA): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for John Warner on other issues.
  • Voted YES on establishing reserve funds & pre-funding for Social Security. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on Social Security Lockbox & limiting national debt. (Apr 1999)
  • Voted YES on allowing Roth IRAs for retirees. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on allowing personal retirement accounts. (Apr 1998)
  • Voted YES on deducting Social Security payments on income taxes. (May 1996)
  • Rated 0% by the ARA, indicating an anti-senior voting record. (Dec 2003)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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