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Crippled America ,
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Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
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Outsider in the White House,
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American Dreams,
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Taking a Stand,
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Unintimidated,
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A Time for Truth,
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One Nation,
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Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Living History ,
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
Between Hope and History ,
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In Harmís Way ,
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
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Ten Letters
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Do Not Ask What Good We Do
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Survey of 2018 Senate campaign websites


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    from Survey of 2018 Senate campaign websites (number of quotes indicated):
  • Albert Olszewski (6) Republican candidate for Montana U.S. Senator Montana
  • Allen Waters (7) Republican candidate for Massachusetts U. S. Senator Massachusetts
  • Arvin Vohra (10) Libertarian candidate for Maryland U. S. Senator Maryland
  • Beth Lindstrom (1) Republican candidate for Massachusetts U.S. Senator Massachusetts
  • Beto O`Rourke (2) Democratic Challenger for TX Senator Texas
  • Bob Flanders (15) Republican Challenger Rhode Island
  • Bob Hugin (4) Republican candidate for New Jersey U. S. Senator New Jersey
  • Bobby Nardolillo (4) Republican candidate for Rhode Island U.S. Senator Rhode Island
  • Brooke Paige (9) Republican Senate Challenger Vermont
  • Chuck Boyce (1) Republican candidate for Deleware U. S. Senator Delaware
  • Cindy Hyde-Smith (4) Republican candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator Mississippi
  • Danny Tarkanian (13) Republican candidate for Nevada U.S. Senator Nevada
  • Dave Webber (9) Republican Candidate for New York U.S. Senator New York
  • David Baria (6) Democratic candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator Mississippi
  • Dean Heller (1) Republican Jr Senator Nevada
  • Deedra Abboud (26) Democratic candidate for Arizona U.S. Senate Arizona
  • Eric Brakey (1) GOP Candidate for U.S Senate from Maine Maine
  • Evan Jenkins (1) Republican candidate for West Virginia U.S. Senator West Virginia
  • Gene Truono (9) Republican candidate for Delaware U.S. Senator Delaware
  • Jacky Rosen (2) Democratic Challenger for NV Senator Nevada
  • Jennifer Ferguson (12) Democratic candidate for Washington U.S. Senator Washington
  • Jenny Wilson (1) Democratic candidate for Utah U.S. Senator Utah
  • Jensen Bohren (9) Democratic candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator Mississippi
  • Jim Newberger (4) Republican candidate for Minnesota U. S. Senator Minnesota
  • Joe Arpaio (4) Republican Candidate for Arizona U. S. Senator Arizona
  • John James (12) Republican candidate for Michigan U.S. Senator Michigan
  • John Kingston (2) Republican candidate for Massachusetts U.S. Senator Massachusetts
  • John Melendez (6)
  • Kevin de Leon (2) Democratic candidate for California U.S. Senator California
  • Larry Crim (4) Republican candidate for Tennessee U.S. Senator Tennessee
  • Lawrence Zupan (1) Republican Challenger Vermont
  • Leah Vukmir (6) Republican candidate for Wisconsin U.S. Senator Wisconsin
  • Luther Strange (8) Republican candidate for Alabama U.S. Senator Alabama
  • Martha McSally (2) Republican candidate for Arizona U.S. Senator Arizona
  • Matt Rosendale (1) Republican candidate for Montana U. S. Senator Montana
  • Matthew Corey (7) Republican Candidate for Connecticut U.S. Senator Connecticut
  • Michael Eisen (1) Independent candidate for California U.S. Senator California
  • Mike Braun (10) Republican Candidate for Indiana U. S. Senator Indiana
  • Nick Freitas (7) Republican candidate for Virginia U. S. Senator Virginia
  • Patrick Morrisey (1) Republican candidate for West Virginia U.S. Senator West Virginia
  • Paula Jean Swearengin (15) Democratic candidate for West Virginia U. S. Senator West Virginia
  • Rich Pezzullo (12) Republican candidate for U. S. Senator (withdrew) New Jersey
  • Rick Saccone (2) Republican Senate challenger (withdrew) Pennsylvania
  • Rob Arlett (14) Republican candidate for Delaware U. S. Senator Delaware
  • Ron Curtis (12) Republican Senate candidate Hawaii
  • Roy Moore (15) Republican candidate for Alabama U.S. Senator Alabama
  • Scott Noren (6) Democratic candidate for senator from New York New York
  • Shiva Ayyadurai (4) Independent for Massachusetts U.S. Senator (withdrew) Massachusetts
  • Susan Hutchison (14) Republican candidate for Washington U. S. Senator Washington
  • Tommy Battle (3) Alabama Republican candidate for governor of Alabama
  • Tony Campbell (2) Republican candidate for Maryland U. S. Senator Maryland
  • Zak Ringelstein (15) Democratic candidate for Maine U. S. Senate Maine
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Rob Arlett: Protect life from natural conception to natural death.
    Mike Braun: Life starts with conception.
    John James: 100% pro-life; always have been; always will be.
    Danny Tarkanian: Life starts at conception.
    Rich Pezzullo: Opposes using tax dollars for abortions, wants regulations.
    Deedra Abboud: Keep government out of reproductive decisions.
    Luther Strange: Permanently cut off funding for Planned Parenthood.
    Roy Moore: Opposes abortion & funding Planned Parenthood.
    Albert Olszewski: All human life needs to be protected.
    Deedra Abboud: Woman's right to choose including funding.
Budget & Economy
    Lawrence Zupan: Build an opportunity economy, with growth for generations.
    Susan Hutchison: Tax cuts led the way to economic growth & more jobs.
    Ron Curtis: Balanced budget achievable: stop waste and reduce spending.
    Mike Braun: Don't pay politicians if they can't pass a budget.
    Gene Truono: Government spending must have accountability & transparency.
    Beth Lindstrom: Helped reduce needless business regulations to increase jobs.
    Nick Freitas: Budgets must come from a place of transparency and frugality.
    John James: Focus on cutting waste and getting to a balanced budget.
    Bobby Nardolillo: Rationalize onerous federal regulations.
    Danny Tarkanian: Cut entitlements to reduce trillions of debt.
    Beto O`Rourke: Promote antitrust & regulations that promote competition.
    Rich Pezzullo: Balance your budget and provide affordable services.
    Arvin Vohra: Remove legal tender laws & stimulate the economy.
    Matthew Corey: Washington's unbalanced budget affects all states.
    Matthew Corey: Wasteful spending and regulations crippling jobs.
    Roy Moore: Cut taxes and spending to stimulate economy.
    Leah Vukmir: Congress is addicted to spending our money.
    Deedra Abboud: Economy should work for everyone.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Create investment banks that will create jobs.
Civil Rights
    Susan Hutchison: History of fighting for equal rights for women in workplace.
    Ron Curtis: Americans are equally entitled to Constitutional rights.
    David Baria: Strong backer of women's rights; equal pay for equal work.
    Zak Ringelstein: Supports women's rights and equal pay for equal work.
    Jennifer Ferguson: We need drastic measures to protect our civil rights.
    Arvin Vohra: Abolish Patriot Act and redundant spy agencies.
    Deedra Abboud: All government levels should protect human rights.
    Shiva Ayyadurai: Only a real Indian can defeat a fake Indian.
    John Melendez: Ensure equal rights regardless of sexual orientation.
    Deedra Abboud: Protect LGBTQ community to ensure equality.
    Michael Eisen: Study gender bias in scientific publications.
Corporations
    Bob Flanders: Enhance federal programs to help small business grow.
    Bob Flanders: Our economy is strong due to tax cuts and regulatory relief.
    Rob Arlett: Remove job-killing regulations to boost the economy.
    Brooke Paige: Streamline regulations to make Vermont "business friendly".
    Scott Noren: Real way to build economy is by making SBA loans available.
    Bob Hugin: As a job creator he'll employ new policies to spur growth.
    Mike Braun: Lowering taxes is a good start to empowering job creators.
    Gene Truono: Decrease regulatory burden on small businesses.
    Bobby Nardolillo: Trump corporate tax cuts are just what the doctor ordered.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Small businesses are a pillar to economic success.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Government is now being run by the corporations.
    Jensen Bohren: Small businesses need same subsidy that big businesses get.
    Jensen Bohren: Wall Street needs regulations to stop manipulating prices.
    Rich Pezzullo: Government shouldn't bail out businesses that can't succeed.
    Deedra Abboud: Corporations great on taking, not giving back.
    Deedra Abboud: Keep banks out of stock market; no more gambling.
    Roy Moore: Against same sex marriage; against civil unions.
    Albert Olszewski: Federal regulations get in the way of small business.
Crime
    Brooke Paige: Establish uniform sentencing and incarceration guidelines.
    Scott Noren: Incarcerate criminals but sentences should reflect the crime.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Prisoners' basic civil rights are being violated and denied.
    Jensen Bohren: Reformed felons need their voting rights reinstated.
    Jensen Bohren: Private prisons being encouraged to fill up to capacity.
    Kevin de Leon: Gang violence plagues our neighborhoods.
    Deedra Abboud: Community policing will decrease crime & tensions.
    Leah Vukmir: Law and order is a critical issue.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: End mandatory minimum sentencing.
    Joe Arpaio: Chain gangs and tents for inmates, and no smoking nor porn.
Drugs
    Bob Flanders: Enhance treatment & recovery services; and public engagement.
    Rob Arlett: Tougher enforcement via Opioid Crisis Response Act.
    Brooke Paige: Legalize and commercialize marijuana, but not "hard drugs".
    Susan Hutchison: Strengthen federal prosecution in opioid drug crisis.
    Zak Ringelstein: Fighting Opioid epidemic begins with pharmaceutical reform.
    Scott Noren: Opioid solutions are not working; start with prescriptions.
    Jacky Rosen: Legalize medical marijuana and recreational marijuana.
    Jensen Bohren: Marijuana should be treated like alcohol and tobacco.
    Arvin Vohra: Stop the war on drugs; end black market profits.
    Deedra Abboud: Let states make their own cannabis decisions.
    Jenny Wilson: More funding for opioid treatment for victims.
    Deedra Abboud: Leave legalization to the voter.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: End the wasteful, harmful, war on drugs.
    Joe Arpaio: Fight drug trafficking around the world.
    Martha McSally: Authored bill increasing penalties for drug spotters.
Education
    Bob Flanders: Parental school choice: federal funds follow students.
    Bob Flanders: Simplify aid; subsidize students who can't afford college.
    Rob Arlett: Answers to education should come from teachers and parents.
    Brooke Paige: Reject Common Core; protect local control.
    Susan Hutchison: Good education is the surest way out of poverty.
    Ron Curtis: We can better serve students teaching them the "how" skills.
    David Baria: Must invest in programs & tools needed by all students.
    Tony Campbell: Wants federal government out of education decisions.
    Zak Ringelstein: Do away with school privatization; invest in public schools.
    Scott Noren: National school voucher system for community college.
    Gene Truono: Prepare students with the education and skills they'll need.
    Nick Freitas: Wants Common Core out of the educational system.
    John James: Every high school student should be career- or college-ready.
    Larry Crim: Children should have quality education minus crushing debt.
    Larry Crim: Children should have quality education minus crushing debt.
    Danny Tarkanian: Real choice, not just choice between government schools.
    Danny Tarkanian: I support vouchers for private school tuition.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Income less $150K year should get free state college tuition.
    Arvin Vohra: Stop the one-size-fits-none education programs.
    Deedra Abboud: Voucher programs are weakening public schools.
    Matthew Corey: Wants vouchers for school choice, empower states.
    Shiva Ayyadurai: Educational-industrial complex not yielding skilled students.
    Roy Moore: Feds out of education; encourage vouchers.
    John Melendez: Lower college tuition, equal access.
    Allen Waters: No free college, no government loans.
    Allen Waters: More choice, more charter schools.
    Deedra Abboud: Vouchers dismantle public schools for private schools.
    Deedra Abboud: Strong public schools lead to healthy future.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Free college or trade school to all qualified students.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Ensure adequate funding; encourage best practices.
    Jacky Rosen: $50K for STEM curriculum grant for UNLV.
    Joe Arpaio: Hard Knocks High: only accredited high school in jail.
    Cindy Hyde-Smith: Sees agri-tourism as a great tool in educating the youth.
Energy & Oil
    Bob Flanders: Balance a bipartisan & diverse energy supply.
    Brooke Paige: Develop alternative energy if affordable and reliable.
    Ron Curtis: Manage renewable electric power with smaller community farms.
    Bob Hugin: Energy independence: solar & wind, plus domestic oil & gas.
    Bobby Nardolillo: Understanding Gap: do no economic harm without certainty.
    Danny Tarkanian: Energy independence by drawing from all energy sources.
    Beto O`Rourke: Incentivize renewable energy.
    Jensen Bohren: Total shift to green energy sources and transportation.
    Rich Pezzullo: Keep energy costs low by opposing radical Green agenda.
    Roy Moore: Encourage coal mining and oil drilling.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Need to invest in renewable energy now.
    Cindy Hyde-Smith: Supports alternative energy for its new business potential.
Environment
    Bob Flanders: Overburdensome regulation and red tape costs $2T annually.
    Brooke Paige: Fund program for fertilizer runoff to reduce water pollution.
    Susan Hutchison: States should manage their own natural resources, not feds.
    Ron Curtis: Protect environment with common sense daily routine changes.
    Zak Ringelstein: Believes in climate change and protecting our environment.
    Scott Noren: Ban fracking; scrap nonsense regulations.
    John James: Protect the national treasure of the Great Lakes.
    Jim Newberger: Get government & extreme environmental Left off our backs.
    Shiva Ayyadurai: GMOs are destroying our health; establish safety standards.
    Dean Heller: $230M for Public Land Management around Las Vegas.
    Bobby Nardolillo: Fishing industry suffers under needless catch limits.
    John Kingston: Oppose subsidies of uneconomic green technologies.
    Dave Webber: We need 100% world consensus or EPA is a wasteful burden.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Work for investments in green infrastructure.
    Arvin Vohra: Our biggest polluter is the American Government.
    Deedra Abboud: Environment needs protection from corporations.
    Luther Strange: Don't hamstring economy to get clean air & water.
    John Melendez: Promoting hemp will protect our amazing planet.
    Deedra Abboud: Government protection needed to preserve nature.
    Martha McSally: EPA rule costs jobs and hurts poor.
    Cindy Hyde-Smith: Values and respects land and farmers; sees growth potential.
Families & Children
    Zak Ringelstein: Commit to fully funding disability programs.
    Zak Ringelstein: Families are the backbones to society and need full support.
    Nick Freitas: Families start before birth and everyone has worth.
    Allen Waters: Believes in traditional American values.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Make 6 months of family leave available to all parents.
Foreign Policy
    Bob Flanders: U.S. global leadership via stronger strategic alliances.
    Susan Hutchison: Supports moving U.S. Embassy to Israel's capital Jerusalem.
    Zak Ringelstein: America is best when working for global peace & partnerships.
    Bob Hugin: Supports Israel and recognizes Jerusalem as its capital.
    Rich Pezzullo: As our ally, we must support Israel's right to defend itself.
    Rich Pezzullo: Oppose all UN treaties that weaken our sovereignty.
    Deedra Abboud: Two-state solution for Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
    Roy Moore: U.S. shouldn't be restricted by U.N. treaties.
    Allen Waters: Supports Israel and settler movement.
Free Trade
    Rob Arlett: Supports free & fair trade; fight for security at ports.
    Susan Hutchison: Free and fair trade must start with an even playing field.
    Zak Ringelstein: Protect economy from harmful international trade agreements.
    John James: Free but fair trade, to keep jobs in Michigan.
    Luther Strange: Kill foreign trade deals.
    Roy Moore: Rescind free trade pacts.
Government Reform
    Brooke Paige: Implement ethics and transparency rues for state government.
    Susan Hutchison: Term limits on elected officials, to stop the corruption.
    Ron Curtis: Take back our elections from lobbyists & special interests.
    David Baria: Government should be a straight shooter & disclose actions.
    Zak Ringelstein: Ultra rich are buying our elected leaders & control policy.
    Mike Braun: Replace the swamp with citizen legislators and term limits.
    Nick Freitas: Use originalism to faithfully interpret Constitutional text.
    Tommy Battle: Create regional councils to see and hear the people.
    John Kingston: Washington is broken: term limits for members of Congress.
    Danny Tarkanian: Drain the swamp by imposing term limits on Congress.
    Jennifer Ferguson: The government needs to be given back to the people.
    Jensen Bohren: Prohibit all campaign donations from corporations.
    Matt Rosendale: Get Feds out of the way of the states.
    John Melendez: Electoral College broken, voters unheard.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Cut regulations favoring big businesses.
Gun Control
    Bob Flanders: Security measures & dedicated first responder at schools.
    Rob Arlett: Pro-2nd Amendment; Americans have right to defend themselves.
    Susan Hutchison: Supports 2nd Amendment; existing laws need to be enforced.
    Mike Braun: A hunter himself, he's a proud backer of the 2nd Amendment.
    Gene Truono: He's pro 2nd Amendment but with common sense conditions.
    Nick Freitas: Unapologetic firm supporter of 2nd Amendment rights.
    John James: 2nd Amendment is enough said.
    Danny Tarkanian: Self-defense is a constitutional right & a God-given right.
    Danny Tarkanian: What good is a handgun if a bad guy has an assault rifle?
    Rich Pezzullo: Opposes new federal gun laws; high marks from NRA.
    Rich Pezzullo: More conservative justices on federal bench.
    Arvin Vohra: Remove all gun ownership restrictions.
    Deedra Abboud: Pro-2nd Amendment with education and restrictions.
    Luther Strange: Defends God-given 2nd Amendment rights.
    Allen Waters: Opposes strengthening gun laws.
    Deedra Abboud: Favors responsible, educated gun owners.
    Eric Brakey: Bipartisan Republican leads the charge to less gun control.
Health Care
    Bob Flanders: Supports HSAs, cross-state insurance, and tort reform.
    Bob Flanders: Drugs Affordability Act: negotiate Medicare drug prices.
    Rob Arlett: Repeal ObamaCare; get market-based insurance across states.
    Brooke Paige: Reject single-payer healthcare and Vermont Health Connect.
    Susan Hutchison: ObamaCare will lead to socialized medicine.
    Ron Curtis: Affordable health care for all calls for effective planning.
    David Baria: ObamaCare should be expanded to reach everyone.
    Zak Ringelstein: ObamaCare helped; but supports Medicare single payer.
    Mike Braun: Common sense solutions can offset ObamaCare shortfalls.
    Gene Truono: Competition and full price disclosure in health care.
    Danny Tarkanian: ObamaCare MUST be repealed; I guarantee I'll vote to do so.
    Rick Saccone: Free-market principles instead of ObamaCare.
    Dave Webber: ObamaCare drastically increased insurance rates.
    Jensen Bohren: Cut out middleman and use the taxes for Medicare-For-All.
    Kevin de Leon: For health care to be accessible, it must be affordable.
    Rich Pezzullo: Repeal ObamaCare; it's a dangerous proposal.
    Arvin Vohra: Wants to eliminate the FDA and Medicare part D.
    Deedra Abboud: Healthcare for all is obtainable goal.
    Matthew Corey: Let health care be governed by the free market.
    Luther Strange: Repeal the total failure of ObamaCare.
    Roy Moore: Repeal Obamacare; allow competition.
    Albert Olszewski: Repeal and replace Obamacare with bipartisan approach.
    Chuck Boyce: Replace parts of ObamaCare with catastrophic insurance.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Medicare for all as part of insurance free market.
Homeland Security
    Bob Flanders: Commit the resources needed for military preparedness.
    Rob Arlett: Keep Homeland Security and Defense Depts. properly funded.
    Rob Arlett: Strong military lineage; will fight to have their needs met.
    Susan Hutchison: Expand depleted military to increase readiness.
    Zak Ringelstein: Veterans need homes and proper health care; they earned it.
    Bob Hugin: Syrian airstrikes no "kabuki show" to our brave military.
    Scott Noren: Proactive, not reactive, actions taken to aid military.
    Mike Braun: We need increased military to protect our interests abroad.
    Allen Waters: Congress needs to act on the shameful treatment of veterans.
    Gene Truono: Put country first: support strong national defense.
    Gene Truono: Honor the military by taking care of them.
    Tommy Battle: Flying the flag both honors it and salutes the veterans.
    John James: Help prepare our veterans for re-entry into society.
    Jim Newberger: Part of what makes our nation great is our military.
    Shiva Ayyadurai: Deliver services that our vets need and have been denied.
    Danny Tarkanian: Rebuild our military; it was severely weakened under Obama.
    Mike Braun: North Korea & Russian dangers require strong US military.
    Patrick Morrisey: Strong national defense preserves American freedom.
    Dave Webber: 20 Vets commit suicide every day--we must do better by them.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Fan of strong military defense but war must be last resort.
    Rich Pezzullo: Spying on citizens not needed against criminals & terrorists.
    Deedra Abboud: Veterans are ignored, forgotten, and deserve more.
    Evan Jenkins: Increase military spending & upgrade equipment.
    Matthew Corey: Veterans cannot be ignored or forgotten.
    Roy Moore: No gays in the military.
    Roy Moore: More money for modern weapons.
    Leah Vukmir: Address disgraceful neglect at Veterans Affairs.
    Albert Olszewski: Champion a veterans' healthcare system.
    Albert Olszewski: Give our military the resources they need.
Immigration
    Bob Flanders: Control our borders & prevent visa overstays, as first step.
    Rob Arlett: For immigration reform: keep illegals out & welcome legals.
    Susan Hutchison: Build border wall and block illegal entry.
    Ron Curtis: Base immigration policy on meeting job market needs.
    Zak Ringelstein: Welcomes immigrants as assets to both society and economy.
    Mike Braun: Hard line approach to illegal immigrants: build the wall.
    Gene Truono: New policy for legal immigration: more border security.
    Nick Freitas: Supports stronger borders and a merit-based entry policy.
    John James: Proponent of Kate's Law; defund sanctuary cities.
    John James: No nonsense view of illegal immigration--has to stop now.
    Danny Tarkanian: Reform legal immigration; but BLOCK illegal immigration.
    Danny Tarkanian: Oppose sanctuary cities; support official English.
    Rick Saccone: Intense vetting of immigrants from terror-training countries.
    Dave Webber: Pathway to citizenship needed for law abiding immigrants.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Immigration must be fair and humane in its practices.
    Rich Pezzullo: Opposes pathway to citizenship for illegal immigrants.
    Arvin Vohra: End restrictions on immigration; open our borders.
    Deedra Abboud: Rejects governments heartless immigration tactics.
    Luther Strange: Build border wall; defund sanctuary cities.
    Luther Strange: Supports Muslim ban.
    Roy Moore: Open borders a threat to national security.
    Leah Vukmir: Construct a wall on the southern border.
    John Melendez: Find path for immigrants here illegally.
    Deedra Abboud: Protect immigrants through commonsense government reform.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Create swift, secure path to citizenship.
Jobs
    Zak Ringelstein: Create jobs by investment in land grants and infrastructure.
    Dave Webber: Increasing minimum wage will result in less jobs.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Protect the unions for they are protecting the workers.
    Arvin Vohra: Eliminate the minimum wage entirely.
    Deedra Abboud: Supports measures to increase federal minimum wage.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Raise minimum wage; tie rate to inflation.
Principles & Values
    Rob Arlett: Proud Christian man: fight for free practice of religion.
    Ron Curtis: Principles of campaign are liberty and limited government.
    Gene Truono: Seek common ground solutions using dignity and respect.
    Nick Freitas: First and foremost a Christian, for liberty and equality.
    John James: Fight for the Constitution's principles, as written.
    Luther Strange: Let clergy endorse candidates.
    Roy Moore: Must act as one nation under God.
    Leah Vukmir: Our rights come from God, not man.
    John Melendez: Equal opportunity instead of catering to 1%.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Part of "Brand New Congress" to fight special interests.
    Joe Arpaio: America's Toughest Sheriff in nation's third largest Office.
Social Security
    Ron Curtis: Make Social Security sustainable long into the future.
    Zak Ringelstein: Social Security needs expansion; seniors need more benefits.
    Jim Newberger: Social Security must be protected.
    Dave Webber: Maximum limit for pay into social security needs increase.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Non negotiable position against privatizing social security.
    Arvin Vohra: Wants to shut down the Social Security system.
    Deedra Abboud: Stop Congress from borrowing from Social Security.
    Matthew Corey: Social Security isn't an entitlement but a benefit.
    Deedra Abboud: Hands off Social Security.
Tax Reform
    Rob Arlett: For Trump's 2017 Tax Reform: make taxpayer cuts permanent.
    Brooke Paige: Vermont should not be the "Land of Endless Taxes".
    Susan Hutchison: Simple & fair tax code instead of head tax and carbon tax.
    Ron Curtis: Make tax cuts for individuals permanent; no expiration.
    David Baria: Fight for real tax relief that won't benefit the rich.
    Zak Ringelstein: GOP tax bill did little for those that needed it the most.
    Allen Waters: Advocate of FairTax system, pay taxes only on what you buy.
    Jim Newberger: Simplify our tax code; the IRS has become too powerful.
    Dave Webber: Keep tax rate higher on wealthy for now, & slowly lower it.
    Roy Moore: Replace income tax with tax on goods and services.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Cut taxes for middle/working class.
Technology
    Bob Flanders: invest in crumbling roads & bridges with Infrastructure Bank.
    Rob Arlett: Our strategic highways are in disrepair.
    Susan Hutchison: Wants federal infrastructure dollars for 21st century needs.
    Ron Curtis: Personal background in managing evolving technologies.
    David Baria: Day one he will focus on repairing national infrastructure.
    Tommy Battle: Investment in education can lead to landmark technology.
    John James: Repair of infrastructure is stepping stone to the future.
    Larry Crim: Our interstates and highways need our tax dollars now.
    Larry Crim: Our interstates and highways need our tax dollars now.
    Jensen Bohren: Net Neutrality is fair to all, keeps manipulators at bay.
    Deedra Abboud: Defends equal access from public to websites.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: Invest $4.6 trillion in infrastructure.
    Cindy Hyde-Smith: Emerging technology has need and value in the marketplace.
War & Peace
    Bob Flanders: Chinese expansion in the Far East must be constrained.
    Tony Campbell: Our country's national security must be our first priority.
    Danny Tarkanian: Stronger response to ISIS, North Korea, and Russia.
    Mike Braun: Defeat ISIS terrorists where they live.
    Dave Webber: Need diplomatic dialogue to keep Middle East under control.
    Matthew Corey: ISIS must be eliminated at all costs.
    Roy Moore: Congress should have a say in foreign wars.
    Leah Vukmir: Confront ISIS & Islamic jihadists who want to kill us.
    Albert Olszewski: When possible, we need to keep our troops out of harm's way.
    Paula Jean Swearengin: End wars of choice; protect human rights when needed.
Welfare & Poverty
    Rob Arlett: Best economic program is the dignity of work and a paycheck.
    John James: Eliminate poverty instead of just making it more comfortable.
    Dave Webber: False unemployment rate means rise in welfare & food stamps.
    Jennifer Ferguson: Rich get richer and the poor are paying the price for it.
    Rich Pezzullo: Make major cuts in welfare "giveaway" programs.
    Roy Moore: Let churches & charities help the needy.


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  • Bob Flanders Republican Challenger Rhode Island
  • Bob Hugin Republican candidate for New Jersey U. S. Senator New Jersey
  • Bobby Nardolillo Republican candidate for Rhode Island U.S. Senator Rhode Island
  • Brooke Paige Republican Senate Challenger Vermont
  • Chuck Boyce Republican candidate for Deleware U. S. Senator Delaware
  • Cindy Hyde-Smith Republican candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator Mississippi
  • Danny Tarkanian Republican candidate for Nevada U.S. Senator Nevada
  • Dave Webber Republican Candidate for New York U.S. Senator New York
  • David Baria Democratic candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator Mississippi
  • Dean Heller Republican Jr Senator Nevada
  • Deedra Abboud Democratic candidate for Arizona U.S. Senate Arizona
  • Eric Brakey GOP Candidate for U.S Senate from Maine Maine
  • Evan Jenkins Republican candidate for West Virginia U.S. Senator West Virginia
  • Gene Truono Republican candidate for Delaware U.S. Senator Delaware
  • Jacky Rosen Democratic Challenger for NV Senator Nevada
  • Jennifer Ferguson Democratic candidate for Washington U.S. Senator Washington
  • Jenny Wilson Democratic candidate for Utah U.S. Senator Utah
  • Jensen Bohren Democratic candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator Mississippi
  • Jim Newberger Republican candidate for Minnesota U. S. Senator Minnesota
  • Joe Arpaio Republican Candidate for Arizona U. S. Senator Arizona
  • John James Republican candidate for Michigan U.S. Senator Michigan
  • John Kingston Republican candidate for Massachusetts U.S. Senator Massachusetts
  • John Melendez
  • Kevin de Leon Democratic candidate for California U.S. Senator California
  • Larry Crim Republican candidate for Tennessee U.S. Senator Tennessee
  • Lawrence Zupan Republican Challenger Vermont
  • Leah Vukmir Republican candidate for Wisconsin U.S. Senator Wisconsin
  • Luther Strange Republican candidate for Alabama U.S. Senator Alabama
  • Martha McSally Republican candidate for Arizona U.S. Senator Arizona
  • Matt Rosendale Republican candidate for Montana U. S. Senator Montana
  • Matthew Corey Republican Candidate for Connecticut U.S. Senator Connecticut
  • Michael Eisen Independent candidate for California U.S. Senator California
  • Mike Braun Republican Candidate for Indiana U. S. Senator Indiana
  • Nick Freitas Republican candidate for Virginia U. S. Senator Virginia
  • Patrick Morrisey Republican candidate for West Virginia U.S. Senator West Virginia
  • Paula Jean Swearengin Democratic candidate for West Virginia U. S. Senator West Virginia
  • Rich Pezzullo Republican candidate for U. S. Senator (withdrew) New Jersey
  • Rick Saccone Republican Senate challenger (withdrew) Pennsylvania
  • Rob Arlett Republican candidate for Delaware U. S. Senator Delaware
  • Ron Curtis Republican Senate candidate Hawaii
  • Roy Moore Republican candidate for Alabama U.S. Senator Alabama
  • Scott Noren Democratic candidate for senator from New York New York
  • Shiva Ayyadurai Independent for Massachusetts U.S. Senator (withdrew) Massachusetts
  • Susan Hutchison Republican candidate for Washington U. S. Senator Washington
  • Tommy Battle Alabama Republican candidate for governor of Alabama
  • Tony Campbell Republican candidate for Maryland U. S. Senator Maryland
  • Zak Ringelstein Democratic candidate for Maine U. S. Senate Maine

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