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Ken Cuccinelli on Technology
Republican Challenger : Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Ken Cuccinelli on other issues.
  • Focus on traffic congestion and capacity problems. (Mar 2013)
  • Net neutrality directly defies a federal court order. (Feb 2013)
  • Net neutrality violates private property rights. (Feb 2013)
Terry McAuliffe on Technology
Democratic nominee for Governor; previously DNC Chair: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Terry McAuliffe on other issues.
  • Our infrastructure system feels outdated and inefficient. (Mar 2013)
  • Chief information officer to digitize federal government. (Aug 2000)
Bob McDonnell on Technology
Republican Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob McDonnell on other issues.
  • $14B on 900 transportation projects, including more Amtrak. (Jan 2013)
  • $4 billion for 6-year highway and rail project plan. (Jan 2012)
  • Make Wallops Island the top commercial Spaceport in America. (Nov 2009)
Robert Sarvis on Technology
Libertarian nominee for Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
  • 21st-century transportation policy based on user-pays. (Sep 2013)

Senate:

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George Allen on Technology
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for George Allen on other issues.
  • Keep taxes off Internet. (Jul 2012)
  • No online sales tax for out-of-state websites. (Jun 2012)
  • OpEd: Internet allows candidates' own words against them. (Mar 2010)
  • Voted YES on restoring $550M in funding for Amtrak for 2007. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on disallowing FCC approval of larger media conglomerates. (Sep 2003)
  • Fund nanotechnology research & development. (Dec 2003)
Ed Gillespie on Technology
Republican Challenger: Click here for Ed Gillespie on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Kaine on Technology
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Invest in communities--infrastructure makes us competitive. (Sep 2012)
  • Force online retailers to collect sales taxes. (Jun 2012)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
Robert Sarvis on Technology
Libertarian Challenger for Senate: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
  • 21st-century transportation policy based on user-pays. (Sep 2013)
Mark Warner on Technology
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Target more enforcement against cyber-crime. (Nov 2001)
  • Fight Internet pornography. (Nov 2001)
  • Promote “e-government”. (Nov 2001)
  • Supports Tek.Xam: standard test for technology employment. (Jan 2001)
  • Invest broadcast spectrum receipts into school Internet. (Jul 1996)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
James Webb on Technology
Democratic Sr Senator: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for James Webb on other issues.
  • Crumbling infrastructure results from failed leadership. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)

House:


Eric Cantor on Technology
Republican Representative (VA-7): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Eric Cantor on other issues.
  • Why should other states care about bridges in Alaska? (Sep 2010)
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Popularize Electronic Signatures with ESIGN Day. (Jun 2010)
  • Prohibit the return of the Fairness Doctrine. (Jan 2009)
Gerry Connolly on Technology
Democrat (District 11): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Gerry Connolly on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted NO on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Popularize Electronic Signatures with ESIGN Day. (Jun 2010)
  • Sponsored investing $1 billion in transportation projects. (Apr 2013)
Randy Forbes on Technology
Republican Representative (VA-4): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Randy Forbes on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Prohibit the return of the Fairness Doctrine. (Jan 2009)
Bob Goodlatte on Technology
Republican Representative (VA-6): Click here for 19 full quotes OR click here for Bob Goodlatte on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted YES on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Promote e-Contract with High Tech America. (Jan 2001)
  • Promote e-commerce and e-government. (Jan 2001)
  • Criminal penalties for e-mail spamming. (Feb 2001)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Popularize Electronic Signatures with ESIGN Day. (Jun 2010)
  • Require websites to police for copyrighted materials. (Oct 2011)
  • Prohibit the return of the Fairness Doctrine. (Jan 2009)
  • Let companies share Y2K plans with no risk of lawsuits. (Oct 1998)
Morgan Griffith on Technology
Republican (District 9): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Morgan Griffith on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
Robert Hurt on Technology
Republican (District 5): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Robert Hurt on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
James Moran on Technology
Democratic Representative (VA-8): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for James Moran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted NO on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted NO on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Chief information officer to digitize federal government. (Aug 2000)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Require text on TV for visually-impaired viewers. (Apr 2005)
  • Facilitate nationwide 2-1-1 phone line for human services. (Jan 2007)
Scott Rigell on Technology
Republican (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Scott Rigell on other issues.
  • Voted NO on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Member of House Committee on Science, Space & Technology. (Mar 2011)
Bobby Scott on Technology
Democratic Representative (VA-3): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Scott on other issues.
  • Voted NO on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted NO on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted NO on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted NO on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Close digital divide with high-tech training. (Jan 2001)
  • Sponsored investing $1 billion in transportation projects. (Mar 2013)
Robert Wittman on Technology
Republican: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Robert Wittman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Prohibit the return of the Fairness Doctrine. (Jan 2009)
  • No performance royalties for radio music. (Mar 2009)
Frank Wolf on Technology
Republican Representative (VA-10): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Frank Wolf on other issues.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Criminal penalties for e-mail spamming. (Feb 2001)
  • Facilitate nationwide 2-1-1 phone line for human services. (Jan 2007)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Sponsored sustained human presence on Moon, instead of Asteroids. (Apr 2013)
  • Create online database of science & math scholarships. (Dec 2007)
  • Prohibit the return of the Fairness Doctrine. (Jan 2009)
  • No performance royalties for radio music. (Mar 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Creigh Deeds on Technology
Democrat Challenger (2009): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Creigh Deeds on other issues.
  • Commission to craft a comprehensive transportation package. (Sep 2009)
  • Transportation improvements create jobs and generate wealth. (Jul 2009)
Tim Kaine on Technology
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Invest in communities--infrastructure makes us competitive. (Sep 2012)
  • Force online retailers to collect sales taxes. (Jun 2012)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
Mark Warner on Technology
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Target more enforcement against cyber-crime. (Nov 2001)
  • Fight Internet pornography. (Nov 2001)
  • Promote “e-government”. (Nov 2001)
  • Supports Tek.Xam: standard test for technology employment. (Jan 2001)
  • Invest broadcast spectrum receipts into school Internet. (Jul 1996)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
Tim Donner on Technology
Former Republican Challenger (2012): Click here for Tim Donner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Marshall on Technology
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for Bob Marshall on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jamie Radtke on Technology
Former Republican Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for Jamie Radtke on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Earley on Technology
Republican 2000 Candidate: Click here for Mark Earley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Gilmore on Technology
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Youth are especially aware of electoral effect of Internet. (Apr 2007)
  • We should “think new”, like Founding Fathers did. (Jan 2001)
  • Permanent R&D tax incentive & more R&D funding. (Sep 2001)
John Hager on Technology
GOP 2000 Primary Candidate: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Hager on other issues.
  • Tax incentives for telecommuting. (Jan 2001)
  • Tax incentives for digital infrastructure. (Jan 2001)
Virgil Goode on Technology
Republican (Unseated 2008) (District 5): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Virgil Goode on other issues.
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Let companies share Y2K plans with no risk of lawsuits. (Oct 1998)
Charles Robb on Technology
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Charles Robb on other issues.
  • Voted YES on Internet sales tax moratorium. (Oct 1998)
  • Voted YES on telecomm deregulation. (Feb 1996)
  • Chief information officer to digitize federal government. (Aug 2000)
  • Let companies share Y2K plans with no risk of lawsuits. (Oct 1998)
Edward Schrock on Technology
Republican (Until 2004) (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Edward Schrock on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted YES on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
Herb Bateman on Technology
Republican (District 1): Click here for Herb Bateman on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Bliley on Technology
Republican (District 7): Click here for Tom Bliley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Rick Boucher on Technology
Democratic Representative (VA-9): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Rick Boucher on other issues.
  • Voted YES on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted YES on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Criminal penalties for e-mail spamming. (Feb 2001)
  • Facilitate nationwide 2-1-1 phone line for human services. (Jan 2007)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Let companies share Y2K plans with no risk of lawsuits. (Oct 1998)
Jo Ann Davis on Technology
Republican (District 1): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jo Ann Davis on other issues.
  • Voted NO on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted YES on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Criminal penalties for e-mail spamming. (Feb 2001)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
Tom Davis on Technology
Republican Representative (VA-11): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Tom Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
Thelma Drake on Technology
Republican Representative (VA-2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Thelma Drake on other issues.
  • Direct federal resources to transportation infrastructure. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
Jim Gilmore on Technology
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Youth are especially aware of electoral effect of Internet. (Apr 2007)
  • We should “think new”, like Founding Fathers did. (Jan 2001)
  • Permanent R&D tax incentive & more R&D funding. (Sep 2001)
Harris Miller on Technology
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Harris Miller on other issues.
  • 1st leader of Information Technology Association of America. (Jan 2006)
Glenn Nye on Technology
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Glenn Nye on other issues.
  • Voted YES on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
Tom Perriello on Technology
Democrat (until 2010) (District 5): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tom Perriello on other issues.
  • Voted YES on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • No performance royalties for radio music. (Mar 2009)
Owen Pickett on Technology
Democrat (District 2): Click here for Owen Pickett on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Norman Sisisky on Technology
Democrat (District 4): Click here for Norman Sisisky on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Warner on Technology
Republican Sr Senator (VA): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for John Warner on other issues.
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on restoring $550M in funding for Amtrak for 2007. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on disallowing FCC approval of larger media conglomerates. (Sep 2003)
  • Voted YES on Internet sales tax moratorium. (Oct 1998)
  • Voted YES on telecomm deregulation. (Feb 1996)
  • Fund nanotechnology research & development. (Dec 2003)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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