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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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    Aaron Lieberman: Don't criminalize abortions due to genetic issues.
    ACLU: Let doctors tell truth: drug-induced abortion not reversible.
    Andy Biggs: Favor requiring notarized permission for minor's abortion.
    Andy Biggs: Doctors must tell women drug-induced abortion is reversible.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Oppose requiring notarized permission for minor's abortion.
    Blake Masters: Absolutely no abortions; I think it's demonic.
    David Garcia: I'll veto anti-abortion bills.
    David Garcia: Public funding for Planned Parenthood.
    Deedra Abboud: Keep women's reproductive health services in ObamaCare.
    Deedra Abboud: Woman's right to choose including funding.
    Deedra Abboud: Keep government out of reproductive decisions.
    Deedra Abboud: Unrestricted rights within Roe vs. Wade standards.
    Doug Ducey: Staunchly anti-abortion.
    Doug Ducey: Employer-denied contraceptives: a win for religious freedom.
    Doug Ducey: Doctors must tell women drug-induced abortion is reversible.
    Doug Ducey: Criminalize abortions due to genetic issues.
    Doug Marks: Pro-choice but it's a state issue.
    Fred DuVal: Criticized anti-abortion legislation.
    Gabby Giffords: Abortions should always be legally available.
    George W. Bush: No litmus test except interpretation of the Constitution.
    Janet Napolitano: Vetoed requiring notarized permission for minor's abortion.
    Jim Lamon: Stop taxpayer funding of abortions, local and international.
    Jim Pederson: Kyl proposed an abortion amendment with zero exceptions.
    Joe Arpaio: Put up new abortion obstacles when courts tear them down.
    John Kerry: No undoing Constitutional rights, including right of choice.
    John McCain: Defund Planned Parenthood.
    Jon Kyl: I have never voted to make abortion illegal.
    Justin Olson: 100% Pro-Life voting record, defunded Planned Parenthood.
    Justin Olson: Doctors must tell women drug-induced abortion is reversible.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Keep Arizona one of the strongest pro-Life states in nation.
    Katie Hobbs: Will veto any legislation that attacks Roe v. Wade.
    Katie Hobbs: Don't misinform on drug-induced abortion reversal.
    Kelli Ward: Always been pro-life.
    Kelli Ward: Doctors must tell women drug-induced abortion is reversible.
    Kimberly Yee: Doctors must tell women drug-induced abortion is reversible.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Women decide what's best for her health--not politicians.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Oppose requiring notarized permission for minor's abortion.
    Mark Brnovich: Argued to overturn Roe v. Wade, Planned Parenthood v. Casey.
    Mark Brnovich: As Attorney General, weighed in on a dozen pro-life cases.
    Mark Kelly: Supports every woman's right to choose.
    Mark Kelly: Supports reproductive rights, health and gender equity.
    Mark Kelly: Against making it harder for women to access health care.
    Martha McSally: De-fund Planned Parenthood; denying contraception ok.
    Mick McGuire: Congress must end funding relating to abortion.
    Mitt Romney: Church employee birth control violates religious conscience.
    Mitt Romney: MA churches can choose to not provide morning-after pills.
    Newt Gingrich: Opposing contraception isn't extreme; legal infanticide is.
    Richard Carmona: Championed women's health and pre-natal health services.
    Ron Paul: Morning-after pill same as birth control pill; not immoral.
    Ruben Gallego: Fierce advocate for choice.
    Steve Farley: Don't misinform on drug-induced abortion reversal.
    Steve Gaynor: Self-proclaimed pro-life fiscal/social conservative.
    Tom O`Halleran: Favor requiring notarized permission for minor's abortion.
    Kari Lake: We're not giving women choices, they're given one choice.
    Katie Hobbs: Leave politicians entirely out of the decision over abortion.
    Mark Kelly: Men shouldn't make decisions about women and abortion.
    Katie Hobbs: My administration will always protect reproductive freedom.
Budget & Economy
    Aaron Lieberman: Allow debts to become liens on home's equity.
    Andy Biggs: No Budget, No Pay, then a balanced budget.
    Blake Masters: Need to invest in infrastructure, but against bloated bill.
    Deedra Abboud: Economy should work for everyone.
    Deedra Abboud: Stimulus better than market-led recovery.
    David Garcia: 15-county strategy to invest in Arizona businesses.
    David Ruben: Wealth has become concentrated in the hands of a few.
    Doug Ducey: Problem is over-spending; so solution isn't more spending.
    Doug Ducey: Allow debts to become liens on home's equity.
    Doug Ducey: First time ever we are demolishing unneeded state buildings.
    Doug Marks: Get The Fed out of the market.
    George W. Bush: Guarantees future surpluses with his tax plan.
    George W. Bush: Pay-as-you-go means you pay, he goes and spends.
    George W. Bush: The middle class will have to fill the Kerry tax gap.
    Jan Brewer: Update antiquated laws and remove publication requirements.
    Jan Brewer: $5B budget deficit is wrong; right is doing the hard things.
    Jan Brewer: Fixed $3B deficit & replenished Rainy Day Fund.
    Janet Napolitano: Provides funding for the priorities without raising taxes.
    Janet Napolitano: Balance budget even during recession.
    Jeff Flake: Mocking of earmarks helped lead to moratorium.
    Jim Lamon: Will never sign up for an increase in the Federal Budget.
    John Kerry: Restore pay-as-you-go for fiscal discipline.
    John Kerry: Shown exactly how to pay for every plan I've laid out.
    John McCain: Obama's new spending is committing generational theft.
    Justin Olson: Decrease the size, scope and reach of the federal government.
    Mark Brnovich: Wants to use stimulus money for state tax breaks.
    Mark Kelly: End tax breaks for super wealthy; invest in infrastructure.
    Mark Kelly: COVID: supports federal aid to states and cities.
    Martha McSally: Don't hand to the future $17 trillion in debt.
    Martha McSally: COVID: opposes federal aid to states and cities.
    Richard Carmona: Supply-side economics is valid.
    Rick Santorum: I opposed the Wall Street bailouts and the auto bailout.
    Steve Forbes: Fed's bizarre theory: prosperity causes inflation.
    Katie Hobbs: Inflation in Arizona driven by skyrocketing housing costs.
Civil Rights
    Andy Biggs: Allow business to cite religion to not serve gays.
    Blake Masters: Highlights opposition to critical race theory.
    David Garcia: No discrimination based on sexual orientation.
    Debbie Lesko: Allow business to cite religion to not serve gays.
    Deedra Abboud: Equal pay for equal work, and paid sick leave.
    Deedra Abboud: Protect LGBTQ community to ensure equality.
    Deedra Abboud: All government levels should protect human rights.
    Deedra Abboud: Strongly supports same-sex marriage.
    Doug Ducey: Solid conservative record on same sex marriage.
    Doug Ducey: Outreach to Navajo tribe: it's all about protecting jobs.
    Doug Marks: Government shouldn't be in the marriage business.
    Fred DuVal: Criticized anti-gay legislation.
    Fred DuVal: Strongly supports marriage equality.
    Fred DuVal: Equal pay for equal work, not $0.82 for women vs. $1 for men.
    Gabby Giffords: Civil unions ok; marriage definition not ok.
    George W. Bush: Help minority business by unbundling government contracts.
    Jan Brewer: Arnold v. Sarn deal: mentally ill participate in society.
    Jan Brewer: Vetoed allowing business to discriminate against gays.
    Janet Napolitano: Not gay; just a straight, single workaholic.
    Janet Napolitano: Marriage is 1-man-1-woman, but oppose Prop.107 defining it.
    Joe Arpaio: Convicted then pardoned for violating Latinos' civil rights.
    John Kerry: Help minority business by small business set-aside programs.
    Justin Olson: Allow business to cite religion to not serve gays.
    Katie Hobbs: Explicitly ban LGBTQ+ discrimination in a variety of areas.
    Katie Hobbs: Former senate staffer wins $2.75 million discrimination suit.
    Katie Hobbs: Don't let business use religion to discriminate against gays.
    Kelli Ward: Rated 0% by Stonewall Democrats for anti-gay policies.
    Kelli Ward: Allow business to cite religion to not serve gays.
    Kimberly Yee: Allow business to cite religion to not serve gays.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Include gender identity in anti-discrimination laws.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Apply Affirmative Action to all state decisions.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Co-chair Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus.
    Mark Brnovich: Refusal to make gender transition cake is protected speech.
    Mark Brnovich: Critical race theory is threatening neo-Marxist idea.
    Mark Kelly: Demand accountability on deep systemic issues with racism.
    Mark Kelly: Human Rights Campaign: endorsed as voice for equality.
    Mark Kelly: Wrong that LGBTQ people can be married and get fired for it.
    Martha McSally: I know first-hand the discrimination women face.
    Martha McSally: Personally opposes gay marriage, but accepts law.
    Ruben Gallego: Fight for same-sex marriage in all 50 states.
    Ruben Gallego: Equal work for equal pay; be ashamed of the wage gap.
    Steve Farley: Take down racist Confederate statues.
    Steve Farley: Don't let business use religion to discriminate against gays.
    Steve Gaynor: Compassion, not laws, enough to stop LGBTQ discrimination.
    Steve Gaynor: Supports "conversion therapy" turning gay people straight.
    Blake Masters: Big corporations think they're bigger than America.
    David Ruben: Take corporate money out of politics.
    Deedra Abboud: Corporations great on taking, not giving back.
    Deedra Abboud: Keep banks out of stock market; no more gambling.
    Doug Ducey: Former CEO of Cold Stone ice cream franchise.
    Fred DuVal: Competitiveness Impact Statement before any new laws.
    Jan Brewer: Lower barriers to business growth: keep regulations lean.
    Martha McSally: Weaken Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
    Mitt Romney: We should have forced automakers into managed bankruptcies.
    Ron Paul: Auto bailout was bad because all bailouts are bad.
    Tom O`Halleran: We should have nailed out the American Family, not the rich.
    Blake Masters: A society that permits mass lawlessness is doomed.
    David Garcia: Prisons are costly substitute for mental health treatment.
    Deedra Abboud: Community policing will decrease crime & tensions.
    Deedra Abboud: Stricter punishment doesn't reduce crime.
    Doug Ducey: New legislation should require rape kits to be tested.
    Doug Ducey: Move to community based corrections and counselling.
    Doug Ducey: Fully fund rape test kits, to finally ensure justice.
    Doug Ducey: Decreased recidivism means a state prison can be shut down.
    Doug Ducey: Attacks on law enforcement and rising crime rates correlated.
    Doug Marks: No victim, no crime.
    Frank Riggs: Endorsed as former cop & prosecutor.
    Gabby Giffords: Support alternative sentencing; provide inmates job skills.
    Jan Brewer: In State Legislature, pushed truth in sentencing.
    Jan Brewer: Reduce crime by punishing criminals.
    Jane Dee Hull: $1.1M to collect DNA samples from all prisoners.
    Jim Lamon: Guarantee law enforcement qualified immunity.
    Joe Arpaio: Chain gangs and tents for inmates, and no smoking nor porn.
    Joe Arpaio: Convicted for a decade of racial-profiling practices.
    Joe Arpaio: Inmates get second chance with GED education in jail.
    Justin Olson: Strong supporter of law enforcement professionals.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: More funding for police & keep qualified immunity.
    Katie Hobbs: Reform Dept. of Corrections, kept inmates past release dates.
    Katie Hobbs: Will work to reform Arizona's antiquated sentencing laws.
    Mark Kelly: We need to reform policing, not defund police departments.
    Mark Kelly: Address racial justice issues threatening Black lives.
    Martha McSally: Criminalize harassment in military, keep commander's role.
    Martha McSally: Incentivize not to use chokeholds, but against banning them.
    Matt Salmon: Supported creating Victims' Bill of Rights.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Protect state marijuana laws from federal interference.
    David Garcia: Decriminalize marijuana use & possession.
    Debbie Lesko: Legalization of pot will only hurt our children.
    Deedra Abboud: Leave legalization to the voter.
    Deedra Abboud: Let states make their own cannabis decisions.
    Deedra Abboud: Marijuana isn't a gateway drug.
    Doug Ducey: Ramp up border patrol to end drug importation.
    Doug Ducey: Drug addiction is an epidemic plaguing our entire country.
    Doug Ducey: Crack down on drunk/drugged drivers.
    Doug Ducey: Opposes recreational legalization of marijuana.
    Doug Marks: Drug prohibition should all end.
    Fred DuVal: Follow the will of the voters on recreational marijuana use.
    Joe Arpaio: Fight drug trafficking around the world.
    Joe Arpaio: Wall on U.S. Southern border will keep the drugs out.
    Kari Lake: Claimed that teacher's movement supported pot legalization.
    Kelli Ward: Open borders have caused the avalanche of drugs into U.S.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Decriminalize marijuana possession.
    Mark Brnovich: Legislature should legalize marijuana rather than initiative.
    Mark Brnovich: States lead on marijuana; feds need to get out of the way.
    Martha McSally: Authored bill increasing penalties for drug spotters.
    Martha McSally: No legalization of medical or recreational cannabis.
    Steve Farley: Treat addicted cons to reduce crime.
    Aaron Lieberman: Repeal law banning pro-gay HIV instruction.
    Alan Keyes: Use bully pulpit to advocate prayer, not coerce it.
    Alan Keyes: Money should follow parents’ education choices.
    Andy Biggs: Free our local schools from one-size-fits-all policies.
    Andy Biggs: Against establishing anti-bullying procedures for schools.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: For establishing anti-bullying procedures for schools.
    Blake Masters: Support school choice in all its forms.
    Blake Masters: Schools are indoctrinating students with anti-white racism.
    David Garcia: Expert edu-scholar in education research and policy.
    David Garcia: An experienced educator focusing on public schools.
    David Garcia: Vouchers hurt public schools.
    David Garcia: Make community college tuition-free for in-state students.
    David Garcia: Expand Prop 301: sales tax for $500M for public schools.
    David Garcia: Vouchers are unaccountable & discriminatory.
    Deedra Abboud: Vouchers dismantle public schools for private schools.
    Deedra Abboud: Strong public schools lead to healthy future.
    Deedra Abboud: Voucher programs are weakening public schools.
    Deedra Abboud: Opposes vouchers for school choice.
    Doug Ducey: American Civics Bill: pass civics test like new citizens.
    Doug Ducey: Classrooms First Initiative: end one-size-fits-all model.
    Doug Ducey: Coordinate with banks to finance school expansion.
    Doug Ducey: Reward high achievement and low income schools.
    Doug Ducey: Partner with third sector in education.
    Doug Ducey: Give foster kids a `fast pass' to best schools.
    Doug Ducey: Lead the nation on school choice and charters.
    Doug Ducey: Invest in public school teachers with tuition & bonuses.
    Doug Ducey: Push for education savings accounts on November ballot.
    Doug Ducey: Supported Prop 123: increase K-12 funding.
    Doug Ducey: Cut college funding by $99 million in 2015.
    Doug Ducey: Choice and competition brings about innovation.
    Doug Ducey: Invest in teachers, students and K-12 public schools.
    Doug Ducey: Have a school day devoted to instruction on civics.
    Doug Ducey: Parents have new options, we should empower them.
    Doug Ducey: Repealed law banning pro-gay HIV instruction.
    Doug Ducey: Arizona is the number one school choice state in the nation.
    Doug Ducey: We waive tuition for veterans; let's do spouses too.
    Doug Marks: End 'public' schools as we know it.
    Fred DuVal: Invest early in education; start with all-day kindergarten.
    Fred DuVal: Stop the cuts to our children's schools: and stop vouchers.
    Gabby Giffords: For establishing anti-bullying procedures for schools.
    George W. Bush: Develop tests locally - no national tests.
    George W. Bush: If poor kids don't learn, give school funds to parents.
    Greg Stanton: Protect students and teachers with protective equipment.
    Jan Brewer: We lead in school choice: district, private, or charter.
    Jan Brewer: Performance-based funding plan, instead of attendance-based.
    Jane Dee Hull: Supports Prop. 301, raising taxes for use in schools.
    Jane Dee Hull: Students FIRST: Build more schools; maintain existing ones.
    Janet Napolitano: Recommend funding for voluntary full-day kindergarten.
    Janet Napolitano: Emphasize the importance of reading literacy.
    Janet Napolitano: Scholarship program for early childhood education teachers.
    Janet Napolitano: Help teachers undergo the necessary training.
    Janet Napolitano: No cut in higher education funding.
    Janet Napolitano: Added voluntary full-day kindergarten as a new grade level.
    Janet Napolitano: Implement school choice via public charter schools.
    Janet Napolitano: For establishing anti-bullying procedures for schools.
    Jim Lamon: Empower parents to oversee content of teaching materials.
    Joe Arpaio: Hard Knocks High: only accredited high school in jail.
    John McCain: Good teachers & bad senators don't need $140,000 a year.
    John McCain: Teach virtues in all schools.
    John McCain: Tax breaks for charters - not from public school funds.
    Justin Olson: Critical race theory is harmful divisive ideology.
    Justin Olson: Support parents using tax dollars for private schools.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: It is time to fund students instead of systems.
    Katie Hobbs: Expedite robust fixes to school buildings across the state.
    Katie Hobbs: New funding for STEM education grants and scholarships.
    Kyrsten Sinema: For establishing anti-bullying procedures for schools.
    Marco Lopez: Include apprenticeships and vocational training programs.
    Mark Brnovich: Sued to strike down in-state tuition for DACA recipients.
    Mark Brnovich: Give religious schools equal access to choice tax credits.
    Mark Brnovich: Give religious schools access to school choice tax credits.
    Mark Brnovich: Complaint filed by Board of Regents for conflict of interest.
    Mark Kelly: Expand access to early education; pay teachers a decent wage.
    Mark Kelly: Support post-secondary training; ease student debt.
    Mark Kelly: More financial aid, lower interest rates on student loans.
    Martha McSally: Gives other options to kids in failing schools.
    Martha McSally: Supports education vouchers for private schools.
    Martha McSally: Cut Pell grants; don't refinance college loans.
    Matt Salmon: Voted against law banning pro-gay HIV instruction.
    Orrin Hatch: Vouchers will cover costs under most circumstances.
    Orrin Hatch: Let parents walk away from failing schools.
    Steve Farley: Voucher program hurts public schools.
    Tom O`Halleran: We're falling behind others; make education a priority.
    Tom O`Halleran: Improving public education should always be a top priority.
    Tom O`Halleran: Invest in our community colleges, including job training.
    Tom O`Halleran: For establishing anti-bullying procedures for schools.
    Katie Hobbs: We must immediately override archaic funding cap .
    Katie Hobbs: Vouchers lack accountability; will likely bankrupt the state.
    Katie Hobbs: It's not an educator shortage; it's a retention crisis.
    Katie Hobbs: Expand Arizona Promise Scholarship Program for state college.
Energy & Oil
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Some government action for climate change.
    Blake Masters: We need diverse energy, from fossil fuels to nuclear.
    David Garcia: Make solar a priority.
    David Garcia: Climate change is a real & urgent threat.
    Debbie Lesko: Most of global warming is not caused by humans.
    Deedra Abboud: Prioritize green energy.
    Doug Ducey: Moratorium on new regulations; and review all existing ones.
    Doug Ducey: Opposed Prop 127: no to utilities producing renewable energy.
    Doug Marks: Fiscal irresponsibility to prop up green energy.
    Fred DuVal: Capitalize on the growth of solar energy.
    George W. Bush: Encourage oil exploration and more natural gas.
    George W. Bush: Wean from oil, via electric deregulation & natural gas.
    Jan Brewer: Bring top solar manufacturers to Arizona with tax incentives.
    Jane Dee Hull: Supports cleaner burning fuels.
    Jeff Flake: Opposes EPA coal plant emission rule changes.
    Jim Lamon: When facts are laid out, it's clear coal is not coming back.
    Jim Lamon: Close the Department of Energy, eliminate bureaucratic drag.
    John McCain: Dramatic Arctic changes might be man-made; might be natural.
    Justin Olson: Opposed boosting renewable energy as too costly.
    Justin Olson: Enact policies that don't negatively affect the economy.
    Katie Hobbs: Climate change has an impact on every aspect of our lives.
    Kelli Ward: Research sustainable energy, but current energy sources too.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Opposes carbon tax but supports renewable energy.
    Mark Brnovich: We've got to prioritize energy independence.
    Mark Brnovich: Challenged carbon regulations as "back door Green New Deal".
    Mark Kelly: Trump withdrawal from Paris Accords sets back U.S. progress.
    Mark Kelly: Support massive investment developing renewable technologies.
    Mark Kelly: We've got to get on to more renewable energy, like solar.
    Mark Kelly: Develop renewable energy, but not for Green New Deal.
    Martha McSally: Take advantage of newly discovered oil & gas in America.
    Martha McSally: Opposed Clean Power plan & climate assessments.
    Ruben Gallego: Climate change is biggest long-term issue our world faces.
    Steve Farley: Navajo solar grid a model for the state.
    Tom O`Halleran: Property tax incentives for small business using renewables.
    Mark Kelly: Inflation Reduction Act lets us create renewable energy.
    Andy Biggs: Rein in bureaucratic rule-making that devastates economy.
    Blake Masters: Man is called to fill the earth and subdue it.
    Deedra Abboud: Government protection needed to preserve nature.
    Deedra Abboud: Environment needs protection from corporations.
    Deedra Abboud: EPA protections needed for holding polluters accountable.
    Doug Ducey: Keep decisions in hands of Arizonans, not EPA bureaucrats.
    Doug Ducey: 19-year drought: protect Lake Mead and Colorado River.
    Doug Ducey: Turn Arizona into international capital for water technology.
    Doug Ducey: $1 billion for desalination, securing Arizona's water future.
    Doug Marks: EPA is useless; I worked in that industry.
    Fred DuVal: Preserve and promote state parks.
    Jan Brewer: Negotiated to put thousands of acres into county parks.
    Jan Brewer: Natural Resources Review Council: AZ knows BEST, not Feds.
    Janet Napolitano: Bring together all stake-holders in forest management.
    Janet Napolitano: Limit our greenhouse gas emissions & focus on solar energy.
    Jeff Flake: Water is the lifeblood of AZ; and CA is the biggest threat.
    Jeff Flake: Uranium mining OK; it won't threaten Grand Canyon.
    Jeff Flake: Skeptical on Proposition 120; cooperate with Forest Service.
    Kelli Ward: Rated 5% by Sierra Club for anti-environment policies.
    Mark Kelly: Protect Grand Canyon from uranium mining.
    Mark Kelly: Weakening standards have been unequivocal disaster.
    Martha McSally: Companies developing resources should be good stewards.
    Martha McSally: EPA rule costs jobs and hurts poor.
    Martha McSally: Led fight to rein in overreaching EPA regulations.
    Matt Salmon: Opposed hazardous waste disposal study.
    Richard Carmona: No uranium mining in Arizona Strip watershed area.
    Ruben Gallego: Rosemont Mine has devastating environmental impact.
    Tom O`Halleran: Fund stewardship of our parks and forests.
    Katie Hobbs: I plan to tackle our water issues openly and directly.
Families & Children
    Doug Ducey: Serving Arizona: highlight volunteer and charitable efforts.
    Doug Ducey: Publicly shame fathers behind on child support.
    Doug Ducey: Automatically screen all babies for SCID.
    Doug Ducey: Grandmother Stipend: fund foster care for relatives.
    Doug Ducey: I support traditional marriage, but let gay couples adopt.
    Fred DuVal: Close "Age Loophole": hard time for soliciting a minor.
    Fred DuVal: Expand Department of Child Safety against child abuse.
    Gary Bauer: Nazi salutes indicated problem at Columbine.
    Jan Brewer: Arizona's abused and neglected children need help.
    Jan Brewer: Office of Child Welfare Investigations is first step.
    Janet Napolitano: Reform and additional funds for Child Protective Services.
    Janet Napolitano: Investment for fewer abuse and neglect cases.
    Janet Napolitano: Establish a quality childcare rating system.
    Janet Napolitano: Resources to childcare assistance for low-income families.
    Mark Brnovich: Combat the serious problem of elder abuse.
    Mark Kelly: Everyone deserves decent paid family leave policy.
    Martha McSally: Provide funding for home- and community-based services.
    Rick Santorum: Contraception for teens helps fix fracturing families.
    Steve Forbes: Don't raid unemployment funds for family leave.
Foreign Policy
    Andy Biggs: Israel has God-given right of self-defense on all its lands.
    Blake Masters: Tough on China, don't try to export democracy.
    David Garcia: Rebuild relationship with Mexico.
    Debbie Lesko: Israel has God-given right of self-defense on all its lands.
    Deedra Abboud: Two-state solution for Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
    Deedra Abboud: Spread our values of democracy, freedom, & personal liberty.
    Doug Marks: American Exceptionalism? we're no better than everyone else.
    George W. Bush: China's taste of freedom encourages capitalism's growth.
    George W. Bush: Kerry wants a global test while I will be resolute.
    Jeff Flake: Push to end the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba.
    Jeff Flake: Partner with Congress on U.S. voice around the world.
    John Kerry: No nation will ever have a veto over us.
    Justin Olson: Israel has God-given right of self-defense on all its lands.
    Katie Hobbs: Israel has God-given right of self-defense on all its lands.
    Kelli Ward: Celebrate American Exceptionalism.
    Kimberly Yee: Israel has God-given right of self-defense on all its lands.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Stick with Iran nuclear treaty until new strategy defined.
    Mark Brnovich: The interests of the United States must come first.
    Mark Kelly: Committed to rebuilding alliances & restoring US leadership.
    Mark Kelly: Supports strong military, but must rebuild alliances.
    Mark Kelly: Hasn't thought much on Jerusalem embassy; seems to work.
    Martha McSally: Stick with Iran nuclear treaty until new strategy defined.
    Martha McSally: COVID: Virus came from China; hold China accountable.
Free Trade
    Alan Keyes: WTO is not representative; hence unconstitutional.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Yes to Ex-im bank; no to fast-track.
    Blake Masters: Need trade policies prioritizing American workers & industry.
    Deedra Abboud: Support & expand free trade.
    Doug Marks: Support & expand free trade.
    Doug Ducey: Mexican border represents opportunity for increased trade.
    Doug Ducey: USMCA: new trade deal with Mexico means jobs in Arizona.
    Fred DuVal: More export trade with Mexico; border is a strategic asset.
    Gary Bauer: WTO bureaucrats are out of control.
    Gary Bauer: Seattle protestors were right that WTO isn't representative.
    Gary Bauer: Apply Reagan's USSR policy: No MFN; insist on human rights.
    Gary Bauer: Nazi atrocities precluded trade. When will China's?
    George W. Bush: Work with China, but as a competitor, not a partner.
    George W. Bush: WTO for both China & Taiwan; maintain Taiwan relations law.
    Jane Dee Hull: Proud of all-time record trade levels with Mexico.
    Janet Napolitano: Expedite transport of goods to and from Arizona.
    Jeff Flake: It's out of whack to get sued by Brazil over cotton subsidy.
    Jim Lamon: Tariff goods coming from China, India and other countries.
    Jim Pederson: Vote against making it easier to ship jobs overseas.
    Justin Olson: Teach the importance of free markets and capitalism.
    Katie Hobbs: Prioritize awarding state contracts to Arizona businesses.
    Kelli Ward: No secret trade deals; ObamaTrade bad for Americans.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Concerned about retaliatory tariffs from reckless trade war.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Opposed trade with Malaysia: they imprison LGBT people.
    Marco Lopez: Worked to ensure legal trade and travel at our borders.
    Martha McSally: NAFTA is a net plus for my district.
    Martha McSally: Concerned about retaliatory tariffs from reckless trade war.
    Orrin Hatch: China's WTO admission will undermine police state.
    Tom O`Halleran: Protect American jobs; prevent currency manipulation.
Government Reform
    Alan Keyes: Campaign reforms: unconstitutional “incumbency protection”.
    Alan Keyes: Unlimited contributions, but only by people, & publicized.
    Andy Biggs: Create 12th Federal Circuit to reflect Arizona's values.
    Andy Biggs: No severance pay for elected officials caught in misconduct.
    Andy Biggs: Curb citizen initiatives to reduce fraud.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Joined lawsuit challenging AZ voting restrictions.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Overturn Citizens United with constitutional amendment.
    Blake Masters: Supports audit of 2020 Arizona votes: lacked transparency.
    Blake Masters: Democrats want to federal elections so GOP can't win.
    David Garcia: Right to vote--and to have your vote counted--is sacred.
    David Garcia: Takes no money from lobbyists or corporate PACs.
    David Garcia: Supports automatic voter registration.
    Debbie Lesko: Curb citizen initiatives to reduce fraud.
    Deedra Abboud: Make voter registration easier.
    Doug Marks: Make voter registration easier.
    Doug Ducey: State government hiring freeze.
    Doug Ducey: Repeal laws to stimulate economic growth.
    Doug Ducey: Don't reveal donors of campaign ads; that's First Amendment.
    Doug Ducey: Felony to turn in another voter's ballot.
    Doug Ducey: For every new law, repeal three old ones.
    Doug Ducey: No legislative immunity: laws apply to lawmakers.
    Doug Ducey: Eliminate three regulations for every new one.
    Doug Ducey: Hidden taxes of the regulatory state can be the real killer.
    Fred DuVal: Ban on legislator gifts from lobbyists or companies.
    Fred DuVal: Toll-free phone number to report unnecessary regulations.
    Gabby Giffords: Supports public funding for political campaigns.
    Gary Bauer: Large donations buy access and are "corrupting".
    Greg Stanton: Wants to do more to protect U.S. elections from meddling.
    Jan Brewer: Make it easier for our overseas military soldiers to vote.
    Jan Brewer: Replace punch card voting with touch-screen devices.
    Jan Brewer: Curb citizen initiatives to reduce fraud.
    Jane Dee Hull: Pay state employees more, to ensure quality staff.
    Janet Napolitano: We'll be remembered for what we did, not for how we budgeted.
    Jeff Flake: Opposes Open Government initiative for non-partisan primary.
    Jim Lamon: Supported Arizona audit of 2020 election votes.
    Jim Lamon: Signed pledge to support term limits on Congress.
    Jim Lamon: Signed document falsely claiming to be presidential elector.
    Jim Lamon: National mandatory voter ID, signature verification.
    Jim Lamon: Congress must continue to cut taxes and needless regulation.
    Joe Arpaio: Fined $153,978 for illegal in-kind campaign contributions.
    John McCain: Drain the big money swamp to kill lobbyist mosquitoes.
    John McCain: Hayworth was unethical lobbyist hawking infomercials.
    John McCain: Citizens United was worst decision ever, but don't overturn.
    Justin Olson: Support election integrity reforms like voter ID.
    Justin Olson: I voted for election integrity, ban ballot harvesting.
    Justin Olson: Curb citizen initiatives to reduce fraud.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Supports voter ID, ban on ballot harvesting.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Karrin knows importance of keeping government out of the way.
    Katie Hobbs: Streamline process to start a new business under one roof.
    Katie Hobbs: End conflicts of interest, fight for lobbying rules.
    Katie Hobbs: Disclose campaign contributions, support initiative process.
    Katie Hobbs: Will veto any new voter suppression legislation.
    Katie Hobbs: Curbing citizen initiatives is voter suppression.
    Kelli Ward: Less government meddling.
    Kelli Ward: Curb citizen initiatives to reduce fraud.
    Kimberly Yee: Curb citizen initiatives to reduce fraud.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Contribution & spending limits on political campaigns.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Overturn Citizens United; more political donation disclosure.
    Marco Lopez: Election was fair; legislature focus is conspiracy theories.
    Marco Lopez: Listen and follow the data; don't make it political.
    Mark Brnovich: We must be able to trust that our votes count.
    Mark Brnovich: Implement a lighter regulatory touch on business.
    Mark Brnovich: Criticism of GOP election laws divisive, not true.
    Mark Brnovich: Time, place and manner statutes on elections are valid.
    Mark Kelly: Declined to take a position on eliminating the filibuster.
    Mark Kelly: Refuses corporate PAC money, taken lobbyist money.
    Martha McSally: Voted against showing funding of campaign ads.
    Matt Salmon: Strengthen voter ID, ban ballot harvesting.
    Mick McGuire: Acknowledged that Biden is "duly elected" president.
    Mitt Romney: Earmark system is broken; ban them with line-item veto.
    Orrin Hatch: McCain-Feingold campaign finance reform is unconstitutional.
    Richard Carmona: Supports Open Government initiative for non-partisan primary.
    Richard Carmona: All earmarks are not pork.
    Rick Santorum: Line-item veto needed; spending transparency until then.
    Rick Santorum: Endorsed Arlen Specter to assure conservative Supreme Court.
    Ron Paul: If Congress doesn't earmark, the Executive Branch decides.
    Steve Farley: Curbing citizen initiatives is voter suppression.
    Steve Forbes: Drain the tax code swamp to kill lobbyist mosquitoes.
    Steve Gaynor: Oppose or overturn laws making it easier to vote.
    Tom O`Halleran: Limit the influence of campaign donations & lobbyists.
    Kari Lake: We have major problems in our election system.
    Kari Lake: Plenty of evidence why people don't trust our elections.
    Katie Hobbs: Claims of election fraud with no evidence is disqualifying.
    Katie Hobbs: Close water poaching loophole that's being exploited.
Gun Control
    Andy Biggs: Allow justifiable force as defense in gun cases.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Opposes shifting burden of proof in self-defense gun cases.
    Blake Masters: Strengthen and expand gun rights.
    David Garcia: Universal background checks; ban assault weapons.
    Deedra Abboud: Favors responsible, educated gun owners.
    Deedra Abboud: Pro-2nd Amendment with education and restrictions.
    Deedra Abboud: Second Amendment rights have limits.
    Doug Marks: Absolute right to gun ownership.
    Doug Ducey: Avoid shootings by mentally ill but respect 2nd Amendment.
    Doug Ducey: Revoke firearm permits if convicted of violent offense.
    Doug Ducey: Safe Arizona Schools Plan: more cops; more background checks.
    Frank Riggs: Gun violence is not about video games or 2nd Amendment.
    Fred DuVal: Require background checks for all gun purchases.
    Gabby Giffords: Ban semi-automatics; but allow concealed carry.
    Gary Bauer: Problem of the heart & soul, not of guns.
    Janet Napolitano: Allow justifiable force as defense in gun cases.
    Jim Lamon: I will support free speech, the 2nd Amendment.
    Joe Arpaio: Vowed to ignore any law that would seize citizen's guns.
    Justin Olson: Earned an "A" rating from the National Rifle Association.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Lifetime NRA member, opposes any efforts to infringe.
    Kelli Ward: No right more fundamental than Second Amendment.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Supports background checks, gun licenses, and enforcement.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Allow justifiable force as defense in gun cases.
    Mark Brnovich: Oppose David Chipman, activist for gun control, to lead ATF.
    Mark Kelly: Congress has done absolutely nothing to stop gun violence.
    Mark Kelly: A gun is designed for one thing--to kill.
    Mark Kelly: Gun control is a political issue and we need to have a vote.
    Mark Kelly: Gun rights & safety from gun violence not incompatible.
    Mark Kelly: Endorsed by Everytown for Gun Safety for gun-sense majority.
    Mark Kelly: The issue of gun violence is personal for Gabby and me.
    Mark Kelly: Owns guns but favors commonsense legislation.
    Martha McSally: Enforce existing laws rather than enacting new ones.
    Martha McSally: I'm your Second Amendment senator.
    Martha McSally: Ban bump stocks; against closing gun show loophole.
    Matt Salmon: A+ rating from the National Rifle Association.
    Mick McGuire: The right to bear arms is not optional and not up for debate.
    Ruben Gallego: More gun buyback programs, not more guns.
    Tom O`Halleran: Allow justifiable force as defense in gun cases.
Health Care
    Andy Biggs: End ObamaCare loopholes that benefit Members of Congress.
    David Garcia: Single payer may be way to go.
    David Garcia: Support ACA; move toward Medicare-for-All.
    David Ruben: Stop restricting how doctors can prescribe pain medication.
    Debbie Lesko: Obamacare is not the answer.
    Debbie Lesko: Sued Arizona for expanding Medicaid under ObamaCare.
    Deedra Abboud: Don't repeal, but improve ObamaCare.
    Deedra Abboud: Healthcare for all is obtainable goal.
    Deedra Abboud: Fix ACA and get every American covered.
    Doug Marks: Get government out of healthcare markets.
    Doug Ducey: KidsCare: Protect low-income kids' healthcare.
    Doug Ducey: Medicaid only for destitute & disabled; not middle-class.
    Doug Ducey: Insurance companies should cover mental health care.
    Doug Ducey: Once we're all vaccinated we can get on with life.
    Fred DuVal: Expand Medicaid to 133% of the federal poverty level.
    George W. Bush: I haven't gotten a flu shot, and I don't intend to.
    George W. Bush: Flu vaccine shortage from litigation worries.
    George W. Bush: Kerry's health care plan is an empty promise.
    Jan Brewer: We don't want federal help; sue to remain independent.
    Jan Brewer: Expand Medicaid under ObamaCare.
    Jane Dee Hull: Supports Kidscare; publicize it via schools.
    Janet Napolitano: Better health care policies for seniors.
    Janet Napolitano: Ensure children are immunized & screened for health problems.
    Janet Napolitano: Expanded access to KidsCare and AHCCCS.
    Jeff Flake: ObamaCare is a heavy anchor to drag around.
    Jim Lamon: Redesign or eliminate Obamacare for more efficiency.
    Joe Arpaio: Sued for failure to meet inmate health needs.
    John Kerry: Flu vaccine failure means system is failing US families.
    John Kerry: Health care plan is not an empty promise and provide choice.
    John Kerry: Bush has turned his back on the wellness of America.
    John McCain: Repeal and replace the massive federal health-care law.
    Justin Olson: No COVID vaccine mandate for state regulated utilities.
    Kari Lake: Protested masking requirement at Arizona State University.
    Katie Hobbs: Expanded Medicaid, providing healthcare for 100,000s.
    Katie Hobbs: Reduce maternal mortality rate, extend Medicaid coverage.
    Kelli Ward: Free market is the answer.
    Kelli Ward: Expansion of Medicare was devastating.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Affordable health-care for everyone.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Arizonans worry about coverage for preexisting conditions.
    Marco Lopez: Improving access to high-quality health care is essential.
    Mark Brnovich: Filed first lawsuit against national COVID vaccine mandate.
    Mark Brnovich: Fighting illegal and unconstitutional COVID-19 mandates.
    Mark Kelly: Employer health insurance should stay; improve care access.
    Mark Kelly: Ensure healthcare access, unsure of single-payer care.
    Mark Kelly: Health care is a right; supports public option.
    Mark Kelly: Allow Medicare buy-in; limited public option.
    Mark Kelly: Medicare needn't be barred from negotiating drug prices.
    Mark Kelly: Supports a tax credit for family and informal caregivers.
    Mark Kelly: Oppose any efforts to turn Medicare into a voucher program.
    Martha McSally: ObamaCare makes matters worse; but keep the few good parts.
    Martha McSally: ObamaCare is collapsing under its own weight.
    Martha McSally: ObamaCare is not covering people with preexisting conditions.
    Martha McSally: Flexibility for states, instead of federal one-size-fits-all.
    Martha McSally: Supports bipartisan bill to stop surprise billing.
    Martha McSally: Require covering pre-existing conditions, but no funding.
    Martha McSally: Fought cuts to Medicare Advantage program.
    Newt Gingrich: Government healthcare looks into abyss & moves to tyranny.
    Phil Gordon: Mayor Gordon to work for growing healthcare organization.
    Richard Carmona: Indignity of being poor patient in hospital sensitizes me.
    Richard Carmona: Helped open the first trauma center in southern Arizona.
    Richard Carmona: Would not have voted for ObamaCare.
    Richard Carmona: Eliminate waste, fraud, & abuse--then prevention.
    Richard Carmona: Repealing ObamaCare means public pays for the uninsured.
    Steve Farley: Would go for single payer.
    Tom O`Halleran: Fight replacing Medicare with a voucher scheme.
Homeland Security
    Alan Keyes: Keep some forces abroad, but avoid globalism.
    Alan Keyes: Defend human rights & self-govt within national interests.
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Supports Iranian nuclear deal & Congressional debate on war.
    Blake Masters: Ensure our military is world's most lethal fighting force.
    David Garcia: Trained as a nuclear/bio/chemical warfare specialist.
    Deedra Abboud: Veterans are ignored, forgotten, and deserve more.
    Deedra Abboud: Opposes expanding the military.
    Doug Marks: Bring the troops HOME, rather than expanding the military.
    Doug Ducey: Increase tax exemption for vets.
    Fred DuVal: Incent veterans' businesses in competitive bidding process.
    Jan Brewer: Name Arizona as training site for F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
    Janet Napolitano: Emergency calling system for health and safety information.
    Jeff Flake: Cut $475M from unwanted littoral combat ship.
    Joe Arpaio: Our concern should be terrorism, not border-crossers' rights.
    John McCain: Long-time foe of LCS, littoral combat ship.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Form state-controlled Arizona State Guard.
    Kelli Ward: Support AZ military bases; base more aircraft in AZ.
    Martha McSally: End reckless, across the board military cuts.
    Martha McSally: Protect our $1B investment in the A-10 Warthog.
    Martha McSally: Allow servicewomen to avoid body coverings in Saudi Arabia.
    Mick McGuire: For restoring tuition reimbursement for National Guard.
    Rick Santorum: There are good earmarks, like Osprey military program.
    Ruben Gallego: 2009: pushed to overturn military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell".
    Ruben Gallego: Troops in Iraq got inadequate resources.
    Steve Forbes: Haiti & Somalia interventions were mistakes.
    Tom O`Halleran: Let veterans go outside VA hospitals, on VA's dime.
    Andy Biggs: Protect innocent US citizens from violent illegal immigrants.
    Blake Masters: Not clear we need a million new legal immigrants every year.
    David Garcia: Will overcome DACA repeal.
    David Garcia: In-state tuition and driver's licenses for DREAMers.
    Deedra Abboud: Banning refugees morally unacceptable.
    Deedra Abboud: Protect immigrants through commonsense government reform.
    Deedra Abboud: Rejects governments heartless immigration tactics.
    Deedra Abboud: Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens.
    Doug Ducey: Increase the criminal penalties against human smuggling.
    Donald Trump: 10-point plan: wall; zero tolerance; biometrics; E-Verify.
    Doug Marks: DREAMers are victims, not criminals.
    Doug Ducey: Better border security without comprehensive reform.
    Doug Ducey: Refused to grant drivers licenses to DACA recipients.
    Doug Ducey: Supports ballot initiative to ban sanctuary cities.
    Frank Riggs: Invest in fencing and additional border resources.
    Fred DuVal: Comprehensive immigration reform will benefit economy.
    Fred DuVal: Push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform.
    Fred DuVal: End the callous ban on driver's licenses for DREAMers.
    Gary Johnson: Would veto Arizona SB 1070 as Latino racial discrimination.
    George W. Bush: Temporary workers ok, but no amnesty.
    Howard Dean: Concerned about immigrants dying in desert crossings.
    Jan Brewer: Feds refuse to pay for costs of illegal immigration.
    Jan Brewer: Supreme Court ok's immigration status checks.
    Janet Napolitano: Keep up intense pressure on border criminals.
    Jeff Flake: Secure the border; then comprehensive reform.
    Jeff Flake: SB1070 was imprudent & unconstitutional, but let it stand.
    Jeff Flake: Replicate operational security from Yuma Sector.
    Jeff Flake: Revamp guest-worker programs; it fails our needs.
    Jeff Flake: Was part of bipartisan Gang of Eight on immigration reform.
    Jim Huffman: More resources focused on securing our borders.
    Jim Lamon: United States should not accept Afghan refugees.
    Jim Lamon: Rescind all Chinese Visas, end birthright citizenship.
    Jim Pederson: The borders are broken; #1 priority for AZ.
    Jim Pederson: Aliens volunteering for "Mandatory Departure" is impractical.
    JL Mealer: Charge illegal immigrants with state crimes.
    Joe Arpaio: Traffic stops ok based on ethnicity, to find illegals.
    Joe Arpaio: Enthusiastically supports wall along the southern border.
    John Kerry: Temporary workers ok, and earned amnesty ok.
    John McCain: Campaign ad: "Complete the danged fence!".
    John McCain: TV ad: Obama makes protecting AZ border incredibly difficult.
    John McCain: 10-point plan to secure border; then try legal-worker deal.
    Jon Kyl: $13B for Border Patrol and border fencing.
    Jon Kyl: My amendments and "Mandatory Departure" are now law.
    Justin Olson: Finish the wall; verify immigration status for jobs.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Arizona will construct border wall wherever possible.
    Katie Hobbs: We have to fix our broken immigration system.
    Kelli Ward: No citizenship for lawbreakers.
    Kelli Ward: Consistent pro-border, pro-law message.
    Kelli Ward: No amnesty & no compromise on immigrant family separation.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Support Recognizing America's Children Act (GOP compromise).
    Mark Brnovich: Oppose open borders; support law enforcement.
    Mark Kelly: Secure the southern border without demonizing migrants.
    Mark Kelly: Strong, effective border security; protect DREAMers.
    Mark Kelly: Senate should pass path to citizenship for DREAMers.
    Mark Kelly: Better border technology, not wall; citizenship for DREAMers.
    Mark Kelly: Not for open borders but have to treat people fairly.
    Martha McSally: Border is still not secure; it's a national security threat.
    Martha McSally: Reduce legal immigration; no pathway to citizenship.
    Martha McSally: Study proposals to deal with immigrant family separation.
    Martha McSally: Extend DACA protections but no path to citizenship.
    Martha McSally: Secure the border to keep out drugs & human trafficking.
    Martha McSally: 2015: Supported merit-based entry with keeping DREAMers.
    Martha McSally: Citizenship for DREAMers if tied to wall, closing loopholes.
    Matt Salmon: I believe in strong borders and an Arizona-first agenda.
    Mick McGuire: No border, no security; No security, no country.
    Newt Gingrich: By 2014, finish job of constructing a double border fence.
    Richard Carmona: Vitriolic 'deport everybody' message loses Hispanics.
    Richard Carmona: Dynamic interdiction plus prevention.
    Richard Carmona: Comprehensive immigration reform ties into the economy.
    Richard Carmona: More visas for day-workers to enhance commerce.
    Rodney Glassman: Path to citizenship, including fine & back-of-the-line.
    Ruben Gallego: Only workable solution is comprehensive immigration reform.
    Tom O`Halleran: Support the DREAM Act and broad consensus on reforms.
    Blake Masters: Drugs and crime are just pouring over the border.
    Kari Lake: We're going to protect our own border from invasion.
    Kari Lake: A lot of fraudulent asylum claims are being made.
    Katie Hobbs: We've had a pretty bad immigration policy for decades.
    Katie Hobbs: $40M for scholarships regardless of immigration status.
    Katie Hobbs: Support border communities, push for immigration reform.
    David Garcia: Raise the minimum wage.
    Deedra Abboud: Supports measures to increase federal minimum wage.
    Deedra Abboud: Affirmative action in government, but not private companies.
    Doug Ducey: Raising local minimum wage brings California-style chaos.
    Doug Marks: Affirmative action is damaging government interference.
    Doug Ducey: Universal recognition for out-of-state occupational licenses.
    Doug Ducey: Help rural small businesses get Arizonans back to work.
    Fred DuVal: Focus on stimulating job creation post-Great Recession.
    George W. Bush: Education is the best way to create jobs.
    Jan Brewer: Governor's Jobs Cabinet: un-shackle job creators.
    Jeff Flake: ObamaCare inhibits small business hiring.
    Jeff Flake: Stifling regulations are the biggest job killers.
    Jim Lamon: I will work to eliminate the right to strike for teachers.
    John Kerry: Bush could make an impact on the loss of jobs.
    John Kerry: Bush cut job training money and ignored the unemployed.
    Katie Hobbs: Recruit, hire, and elevate women and minorities.
    Katie Hobbs: Eliminate the tipped minimum wage.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Increase federal minimum wage from $7.20 to $10.10.
    Mark Kelly: Make investments that raise wages and create jobs.
    Martha McSally: I support equal pay for equal work by women.
    Martha McSally: COVID: Helped craft CARES Act to save jobs, small businesses.
    Mitt Romney: Mistake to give automakers to unions as part of auto bailout.
    Newt Gingrich: Auto bailout was unprecedented capitulation to unions.
    Richard Carmona: Farm Bill should offer support to struggling farmers.
    Tom O`Halleran: Increase minimum wage; ensure equal pay for women.
Principles & Values
    Ann Kirkpatrick: Arizona is changing; voters are ready for a choice.
    Blake Masters: Runs program paying people to quit college & start companies.
    Blake Masters: Being a conventional politician is sort of overrated.
    Blake Masters: For patriotic education, mourns loss of American optimism.
    Blake Masters: Describes himself as an American first conservative.
    Blake Masters: America is still the best nation in the world.
    Deedra Abboud: Keep church and state separate.
    Deedra Abboud: Keep God out of government.
    Doug Marks: Keep God in public, but not in government.
    Doug Ducey: Condemns violence & destructive rioting at US Capitol.
    Doug Ducey: Certified Biden victory in AZ; then named GOP Governor chair.
    Doug Ducey: Entrepreneur and "conservative ice cream guy".
    J.D. Hayworth: McCain has been reduced to a political shape-shifter.
    J.D. Hayworth: Twice informally ranked among dumbest members of Congress.
    Jan Brewer: Add "competition" to copper; cattle; cotton; citrus; climate.
    Jeff Flake: Vowed not to serve more than 3 terms in Congress; broke vow.
    Jim Lamon: AdWatch: shootout with Biden, Pelosi, Kelly.
    Jim Lamon: Our rights don't come from government, they come from God.
    Jim Pederson: I'm unhappy with Washington today; Kyl's OK with it.
    Joe Arpaio: America's Toughest Sheriff in nation's third largest Office.
    Joe Arpaio: Joe Arpaio Action Fund: help conservatives win office.
    Jon Kyl: My opponent is out of mainstream on judges & terrorism.
    Justin Olson: Committed to confirming conservative justices.
    Justin Olson: My faith is critical to me and a big part of who I am.
    Kari Lake: Cancel culture is meant to keep people from speaking out.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: All rights flow from God, not the government.
    Katie Hobbs: Never seen nation so divided; seen it up close in Arizona.
    Kelli Ward: Pro-life; pro-family; pro-freedom.
    Kelli Ward: Urged anti-closure protestors to dress as health workers.
    Kelli Ward: Filed lawsuits to overturn Biden victory over Trump in AZ.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Took oath of office on Constitution, not Bible.
    Marco Lopez: Parents taught moral obligation to give back to community.
    Mark Brnovich: Immigrant parents fled Communist Yugoslavia.
    Mark Brnovich: Freedom is what makes us Americans, makes us special.
    Mark Brnovich: Church attendance is clearly an "essential activity".
    Mark Kelly: Wife, Rep. Gabby Giffords, survived assassination attempt.
    Martha McSally: It "pisses me off" when Trump attacks John McCain.
    Matt Salmon: Democrat values scare the heck out of me.
    Matt Salmon: Can't let liberal politicians turn Arizona into California.
    Mick McGuire: America is the greatest country in the history of the world.
    Mick McGuire: Will always oppose infringement of our constitutional rights.
    Mick McGuire: The radical left is tearing this country apart.
    Mitt Romney: My job was to ask Congress for earmarks for Olympics.
    Orrin Hatch: 23 years of experience fighting for you.
    Richard Carmona: 1999: shot and mortally wounded a deranged murderer.
    Richard Carmona: Classified as disabled veteran from Vietnam wounds.
    Richard Carmona: Of Puerto Rican descent; grew up poor in Harlem.
    Richard Carmona: Seeks to earn the respect of disenfranchised populations.
    Rodney Glassman: McCain missed key votes when running for President.
    Rodney Glassman: Cooperation instead of partisan battering ram.
    Ruben Gallego: Child of Hispanic immigrants; speaks Spanish.
    Steve Gaynor: Would occupy highest office held by Jewish person in AZ.
    Blake Masters: The 2020 election wasn't free or fair: I think Trump won.
    Kari Lake: I'm working hard to earn your vote; she's avoiding a debate.
    Kari Lake: 2020 resulted in illegitimate fool in the White House.
    Katie Hobbs: Let's work together, not chase conspiracy theories.
Social Security
    Alan Keyes: Keep our promises on Social Security benefits, guaranteed.
    Alan Keyes: Let people who earn their money invest their own money.
    Blake Masters: Private retirement accounts: get the government out of it.
    Deedra Abboud: Hands off Social Security.
    Deedra Abboud: Stop Congress from borrowing from Social Security.
    Deedra Abboud: Don't privatize Social Security.
    Doug Marks: Social Security scam is going to cost my generation.
    George W. Bush: Consider raising retirement age.
    George W. Bush: Let young people use personal retirement savings accounts.
    Jeff Flake: Nobody's talking privatization; ensure solvency after 2026.
    Jim Lamon: Give workers the option of Universal Savings Accounts.
    John Kerry: Personal retirement accounts are an invitation to disaster.
    Mark Kelly: Don't weaken Social Security; nor gamble retirement funds.
    Mark Kelly: Social Security & Medicare are promises to seniors.
    Mark Kelly: Oppose cutting or eliminating funding sources.
    Martha McSally: Let younger workers privately invest part of contributions.
    Martha McSally: Promises made should be promises kept; no privatization.
    Martha McSally: Protect current benefits; strengthen for younger generations.
    Orrin Hatch: Consider raising retirement age.
    Richard Carmona: Raise retirement age; raise payroll tax ceiling above $106K.
    Ruben Gallego: Privatizing exposes America's seniors to risks.
    Tom O`Halleran: Protect Social Security dangerous privatization schemes.
Tax Reform
    Alan Keyes: Sales tax gives control back to people.
    Alan Keyes: Wrong to pay income taxes before basic necessities.
    Alan Keyes: Forbes’ plan leaves IRS, and an invasive tax, intact.
    Alan Keyes: Forbes’ plan still requires people to beg for tax cuts.
    Andy Biggs: Cut taxes on families and businesses.
    David Garcia: Raise taxes on wealthy to support schools.
    David Garcia: Arizona has one of the most regressive tax systems.
    Deedra Abboud: Support higher taxes on the wealthy.
    Doug Marks: All the money of the wealthy won't fix the spending problem.
    Doug Ducey: No tax increases; government should live within its means.
    Doug Ducey: No new taxes on my watch.
    Doug Ducey: Haven't raised taxes, on tax reform let's think big.
    Doug Ducey: Supply-side economic looks good, we will cut taxes.
    Fred DuVal: We need low, competitive taxes, and simplified sales tax.
    Fred DuVal: Eliminating the state income tax is bad math.
    Gabby Giffords: No flat tax; no rebate of budget surplus.
    Gary Bauer: Estate tax is double taxation - remove it.
    Jan Brewer: Increase tax revenue now; pro-growth tax cuts later.
    Jan Brewer: Proposition 100: sales tax expires; now economy is growing.
    Jane Dee Hull: $80 million in tax cuts, to make it 10 years in a row.
    Jeff Flake: I have not and will not sign Americans for Tax Reform pledge.
    Jeff Flake: Full extension of Bush tax cuts.
    Jim Pederson: AZ needs good schools & safety, not just low taxes.
    John McCain: 1st step to simplify taxes: close special interest loopholes.
    John McCain: Tap unused stimulus funds to declare a payroll tax holiday.
    Jon Kyl: Reduce taxes to grow economy & get more tax revenue.
    Justin Olson: We need fiscal responsibility, lower taxes, economic growth.
    Kari Lake: For individual liberties, low taxes, limited regulation.
    Mark Brnovich: Let states use COVID relief money for cutting state taxes.
    Mark Kelly: Against Trump tax cuts: need to look out for middle class.
    Martha McSally: Keep taxes low.
    Martha McSally: Get spending under control; supports tax cuts.
    Matt Salmon: Club for Growth PAC: Salmon will protect taxpayer dollars.
    Richard Carmona: Extend Bush tax cuts as part of comprehensive reform.
    Steve Farley: Wealthy should pay more for schools.
    Steve Forbes: Flat-tax IRS exists, but is smaller and less powerful.
    Steve Forbes: Sales tax better than current IRS; but we'd end up with both.
    Steve Forbes: McCain agrees with Forbes' flat tax goal, but not 1st step.
    Tom O`Halleran: End millionaire exploitation of tax loopholes.
    Katie Hobbs: Cut taxes on everyday items, add child tax credit.
    Katie Hobbs: Child tax credit for families earning less than $40K/year .
    Blake Masters: Government should better regulate big tech companies.
    David Garcia: Repeal of net neutrality jeopardizes economic growth.
    Deedra Abboud: Defends equal access from public to websites.
    Doug Ducey: Arizona needs to embrace new technology.
    Doug Ducey: Connect rural Arizona to high-speed internet.
    Fred DuVal: Sales tax application across Internet.
    Jan Brewer: Boost AZ's business competitiveness in technology sector.
    Jane Dee Hull: Targeted tax cuts to attract high-tech companies.
    Janet Napolitano: New research facilities drive the high-tech economy.
    Janet Napolitano: Invest in infrastructure: highways and school buildings.
    John McCain: Make Internet tax moratorium permanent.
    John McCain: I don't use email so I won't write things I later regret.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Ensure our state has sufficient cybersecurity.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Supports infrastructure bank to help create good jobs.
    Marco Lopez: Business helped bring internet to low-income families.
    Orrin Hatch: Keep government's mitts off the Internet.
    Richard Carmona: Criticized Bush for placing politics ahead of science.
    Steve Farley: Investment in transportation, which creates jobs.
    Tom O`Halleran: Invest in roads, bridges, and water infrastructure.
War & Peace
    Alan Keyes: Respond to facts, not Serb intentions.
    Andy Biggs: Defeat ISIS and protect our homeland from terrorism.
    Deedra Abboud: Diplomacy should always be first.
    Doug Marks: Avoid foreign entanglements.
    Doug Ducey: Eliminate all state income taxes on military pensions.
    Gary Bauer: No vital US interests in Kosovo.
    George W. Bush: War on Terror is not about intelligence and law enforcement.
    Jim Lamon: Congress should have a say in the decision to go to war.
    Jim Pederson: We're going backwards in Iraq; time for end-game.
    John Kerry: Focus on the real war on terror and find bin Laden.
    John McCain: Fighting was based on polls and photo-ops.
    John McCain: Kosovo an example of feckless photo-op foreign policy.
    John McCain: Obama "an uncertain trumpet" for Afghan & Iraqi withdrawal.
    Jon Kyl: Iraq is the central front in the war on terror.
    Kelli Ward: Can't be world's policeman.
    Kyrsten Sinema: 2003: Led multiple protests against Iraq War.
    Mark Kelly: Services must work for changing veteran population.
    Mark Kelly: Iran deal had problems, but poor decision to pull out of it.
    Mark Kelly: Middle East peace achievable; won't be easy.
    Mark Kelly: Supported killing Iranian general without Congressional OK.
    Martha McSally: Metastasized al Qaeda & others are no longer afraid of us.
    Martha McSally: Sinema committed treason by insufficiently opposing Taliban.
    Martha McSally: Voted against blocking arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
    Richard Carmona: Whatever means necessary to prevent Iranian nukes.
    Steve Forbes: Arming intended victims would have avoided Bosnia & Kosovo.
Welfare & Poverty
    Doug Ducey: End `grandmother penalty' in foster care compensation.
    Doug Ducey: 12 months extra food stamps if you're looking for a job.
    Katie Hobbs: Combine assistance programs under fewer agencies.
    Kyrsten Sinema: Marriage promotion for welfare recipients is offensive.
    Richard Carmona: Experienced poverty and homelessness as child in Harlem.

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