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Joe Biden on Homeland Security
Vice President; previously Democratic Senator (DE)
Click here for 47 full quotes by Joe Biden OR click here for Joe Biden on other issues.
  • Boston Marathon bombers were jihadis, but keep Constitution. (May 2013)
  • Invest $275M in Israel's "Iron Dome" & future joint systems. (Mar 2013)
  • Political process to restore a democratic government in Mali. (Feb 2013)
  • We should not cut embassy security funding. (Oct 2012)
  • National debt comes from putting two wars on a credit card. (Oct 2012)
  • Special Forces instead of M1 tanks. (Oct 2012)
  • Caring for veterans is our only sacred obligation. (Oct 2012)
  • 1970s: control CIA from outside; 1980s: time to lay off. (Jun 2012)
  • 1979: Met with Soviet leaders about SALT II Treaty. (Oct 2010)
  • Revealed location of top-secret bunker beneath VP residence. (Jun 2009)
  • We spend same in 3 weeks in Iraq as 7 years in Afghanistan. (Oct 2008)
  • Obama worked with Republicans to reduce nuclear weapons. (Oct 2008)
  • Greatest security threat is from al Qaeda in Pakistan. (Oct 2008)
  • Cut $350B in military programs, from Star Wars to F-22ís. (Dec 2007)
  • Universal national service, in military or Peace Corps. (Dec 2007)
  • Talks about nations acquiring uranium are more complicated. (Oct 2007)
  • Commitment to never use torture; no part of our policy, ever. (Sep 2007)
  • Missile defense is perfect metaphor for neo-isolationism. (Jul 2007)
  • Urged Pres. Bush to return to Washington on 9/11. (Jul 2007)
  • 1992: No Pax Americana. (Aug 2004)

    Voting Record

  • Donít Ask Donít Tell is antiquated & unworkable. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted YES on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted NO on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted NO on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • Rated 80% by SANE, indicating a pro-peace voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Give higher priority to rail security. (Jul 2005)
  • Apply habeas corpus to Guantanamo detainees. (Jul 2007)
  • Restore habeas corpus for detainees in the War on Terror. (Jun 2007)
  • School assistance to survivors of injured federal police. (Oct 1996)
Mike Bloomberg on Homeland Security
Mayor of New York City (Independent)
Click here for 4 full quotes by Mike Bloomberg OR click here for Mike Bloomberg on other issues.
  • Supported building mosque near Ground Zero. (Nov 2010)
  • New York was 49th lowest per-capita in post-9-11 DHS grants. (Sep 2009)
  • 9/11 FYPD were heroes because they chose to stay behind. (Jan 2007)
  • Use DNA and fingerprint technology for worker ID database. (May 2006)
John Bolton on Homeland Security
Click here for 5 full quotes by John Bolton OR click here for John Bolton on other issues.
  • Voters care more about national security than media believes. (Aug 2013)
  • Punish Russia & China for helping Snowden leak NSA documents. (Aug 2013)
  • "Nuclear zero" leaves US with dangerously low level of nukes. (Aug 2013)
  • Publicizing US intelligence collection endangers lives. (Jun 2013)
  • Increase defense spending to meet global responsibilities. (Jun 1997)
Jeb Bush on Homeland Security
Republican FL Governor; V.P. prospect
Click here for 10 full quotes by Jeb Bush OR click here for Jeb Bush on other issues.
  • Conflicting accounts of Benghazi emboldens terrorists. (Oct 2012)
  • Benghazi attacks had warnings which were ignored. (Oct 2012)
  • 1985: Contra freedom fighters' cause is noble and just. (Feb 2007)
  • Save Florida's 21 military bases from closure or downsizing. (Feb 2005)
  • Make Florida the most military-friendly state in the nation. (Mar 2004)
  • Threat from 9/11 is unprecedented for our generation. (Jan 2002)
  • $17M for new programs for terrorism response. (Jan 2002)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Increase defense spending to meet global responsibilities. (Jun 1997)
Ben Carson on Homeland Security
Click here for 3 full quotes by Ben Carson OR click here for Ben Carson on other issues.
  • Roman Empire fell because military was stretched too thin. (Jan 2012)
  • Ethical world leadership stops bullies with brutal force. (Jan 2012)
  • Confront radical violent elements of all religions. (Jan 2012)
Hillary Clinton on Homeland Security
Secretary of State; previously Democratic Senator (NY)
Click here for 57 full quotes by Hillary Clinton OR click here for 6 older headlines OR click here for Hillary Clinton on other issues.
  • Benghazi: Figure out what happened to prevent repeating. (Sep 2013)
  • Congress' tight security money partly caused Benghazi. (Jan 2013)
  • Benghazi was a tragedy, but we get it right 99% of the time. (Jan 2013)
  • Described Benghazi as "armed militants" in "act of terror". (Jan 2013)
  • Benghazi was a tragedy but we get security right 99% of time. (Jan 2013)
  • We responded to Benghazi immediately, and for the long run. (Jan 2013)
  • Worked with Libya before Benghazi, but they had no capacity. (Jan 2013)
  • Smart Power: blend of military power and soft power. (Jun 2012)
  • Long-held pro-defense spending stance; not a move to center. (Mar 2008)
  • AdWatch: Ensured health coverage for Guard & Reserve. (Dec 2007)
  • Examine registering 18-year-old women for selective service. (Dec 2007)
  • National security is more important than human rights. (Nov 2007)
  • 2001: Called for wrath on those who attacked America on 9/11. (Nov 2007)
  • FactCheck: Yes, in 2006 condoned exceptions on torture. (Oct 2007)
  • Torture cannot be American policy, period. (Sep 2007)
  • Wants to repeal donít-ask-donít-tell, but not until 2009. (Aug 2007)
  • Should have criticized JCC for calling homosexuality immoral. (Aug 2007)
  • Opposed to draft, but register women for draft. (Jul 2007)
  • Forgive student loans for universal national service. (Jul 2007)
  • Administration secrecy shreds the Constitution. (Jun 2007)
  • 9/11: Got $20B to rebuild lower Manhattan. (Jun 2007)
  • Served on Armed Services Committee & was always prepared. (Jun 2007)
  • Fund first responders with extra $1.7 billion. (Mar 2007)
  • Homeland security not simply about reorganizing bureaucracy. (Oct 2006)
  • Marshal resources against proliferation of nuclear weapons. (Jan 2006)
  • There is no safe haven for the terrorists. (Jan 2006)
  • Consistently supported tough anti-terrorism measures. (Oct 2005)
  • Hillary hugs hawkish line on terrorism. (Oct 2005)
  • Our troops are stretched; so increase size of military. (Sep 2005)
  • Muscle, not rhetoric, leads to strong homeland security. (Sep 2005)
  • Leadership role on Senate Armed Services Committee. (Feb 2004)
  • At age 27, tried and failed to enlist in Marines. (Feb 2004)
  • Send 70% of homeland security funding to cities & counties. (Feb 2004)
  • I despise terrorism and the nihilism it represents. (Nov 2003)
  • Supports funding research on missile defense. (Oct 2000)
  • Nixon should have been impeached for bombing Cambodia. (Dec 1999)
  • A safe world needs the nuclear test ban treaty. (Sep 1999)

    Voting Record

  • Passed legislation to treat veteransí traumatic brain injury. (Jan 2008)
  • Proposed Federal Interoperable Communication & Safety Act. (Oct 2006)
  • Voted NO on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Federalize aviation security. (Nov 2001)
  • Rated 100% by SANE, indicating a pro-peace voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored bill maintaining role of women in armed forces. (May 2005)
  • Sponsored bill for increased security of radiation sources. (May 2005)
  • Extend reserve retirement pay parity back to 9/11. (Dec 2007)
  • Improve mental health care benefits for returning veterans. (Jun 2008)
  • Restore habeas corpus for detainees in the War on Terror. (Jun 2007)
  • Establish global strategy to defeat al Qaeda. (Feb 2008)
Ted Cruz on Homeland Security
Click here for 4 full quotes by Ted Cruz OR click here for Ted Cruz on other issues.
  • Opposes TSA and National Defense Authorization Act. (Sep 2012)
  • Fierce advocate of recruiting and growing the military. (Jul 2011)
  • Supports banning military gay marriage. (Oct 2012)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
Andrew Cuomo on Homeland Security
Democratic Governor
Click here for 2 full quotes by Andrew Cuomo OR click here for Andrew Cuomo on other issues.
  • Videotape all interrogations for serious crimes. (Jan 2013)
  • Dubious about new power to interrogate and detain. (Oct 2003)
Rahm Emanuel on Homeland Security
Democratic Rep. (IL-5); Chief of Staff-Designee
Click here for 15 full quotes by Rahm Emanuel OR click here for Rahm Emanuel on other issues.
  • We cannot win the War on Terror without more troops. (Jan 2009)
  • Universal civilian service for all young Americans. (Jan 2009)
  • U.S. citizen but served in Israeli army. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted NO on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted NO on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated 100% by SANE, indicating a pro-peace voting record. (Dec 2003)
Newt Gingrich on Homeland Security
Former Republican Representative (GA-6) and Speaker of the House
Click here for 22 full quotes by Newt Gingrich OR click here for Newt Gingrich on other issues.
  • All of us will be in danger for the rest of our lives. (Nov 2011)
  • Every tool possible against terrorists, incluing PATRIOT Act. (Nov 2011)
  • It's nonsense to disarm America to balance the budget. (Oct 2011)
  • Real danger of Iran getting nukes from Pakistan. (Sep 2011)
  • We have enemies that want disasters on an enormous scale. (Sep 2011)
  • Defense as percentage of GDP is lowest since WWII. (Jul 2011)
  • Gitmo lawyers threaten to identify our CIA officers. (May 2010)
  • Enemy combatants not entitled to Miranda rights. (May 2010)
  • Post-9/11, it's terrorism vs. civilization. (Sep 2009)
  • Be prepared in a very militant and aggressive way. (Feb 2009)
  • Gingrich-plus-up: $1B increase in 1990s Pentagon funding. (Dec 2007)
  • Contain nuclear threats:China, Russia, Pakistan, North Korea. (Sep 2007)
  • 1980s: Supported squadron of 132 B-2 stealth bombers. (May 2007)
  • Military tribunals to lock people up the way Lincoln did. (May 2007)
  • Defend America & allies with information policies. (Dec 2006)
  • Biological threat bigger than nuclear threat. (Sep 2003)
  • Downsize the Pentagon to a triangle; decentralize decisions. (Jul 1996)
  • Peace through strength, to lead the world. (Jul 1996)
  • Wishes he volunteered for Vietnam; exempt due to young kids. (Jun 1995)
  • Women not suitable for combat due to infections. (Jun 1995)
  • Co-founded Military Reform Caucus as "cheap hawk solution". (Jun 1995)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Nikki Haley on Homeland Security
Click here for the full quote by Nikki Haley OR click here for Nikki Haley on other issues.
  • We are a patriotic people; we love those in uniform. (Jan 2012)
Mike Huckabee on Homeland Security
Former Republican AR Governor; possible draft candidate
Click here for 20 full quotes by Mike Huckabee OR click here for Mike Huckabee on other issues.
  • Islamo-fascists hate us & want to destroy our way of life. (Nov 2008)
  • Fight terror with CIA and small quick strikes. (Nov 2008)
  • No draft, but mandatory one-year civilian service by age 26. (Nov 2008)
  • Use everything at presidentís disposal to keep US safe. (Feb 2008)
  • Support moderate modern evil over Al-Qaedaís medieval evil. (Jan 2008)
  • Fight terrorism by increasing spending on armed forces & CIA. (Jan 2008)
  • Torture is unproductive, and should not be US policy. (Dec 2007)
  • Kick rear ends if documents destroyed to protect rear ends. (Dec 2007)
  • Opposes waterboarding; close Guantanamo as a bad symbol. (Dec 2007)
  • Raise enlistment rates with Veteransí Bill of Rights. (Sep 2007)
  • No student visas to citizens of terrorist states. (Sep 2007)
  • Guantanamo prisoners are treated very well. (Jun 2007)
  • Better to make mistakes at Guantanamo to protect Americans. (Jun 2007)
  • Islamic jihadists celebrate death; we have culture of life. (May 2007)
  • Guard & Reserve did their duty; itís beginning to wear. (Jan 2007)
  • Strength is more effective deterrent to war than weakness. (Jan 2007)
  • Keeping Guantanamo prisoners more important than location. (Jan 2006)
  • Islamic terror is about worldwide caliphate, not US attacks. (Jan 2006)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
Jon Huntsman on Homeland Security
Republican UT Governor
Click here for 3 full quotes by Jon Huntsman OR click here for Jon Huntsman on other issues.
  • Waterboarding is torture & diminishes our standing in world. (Nov 2011)
  • We need a DHS that doesn't make us feel like a shakedown. (Sep 2011)
  • 9-11 shattered our innocence and lost our confidence. (Sep 2011)
Bobby Jindal on Homeland Security
Republican Governor; previously Representative (LA-1)
Click here for 10 full quotes by Bobby Jindal OR click here for Bobby Jindal on other issues.
  • Ill-advised to scale back missile defense. (Nov 2010)
  • Don't give Miranda rights to terrorists. (Nov 2010)
  • Make no apologies when we must use our military strength. (Nov 2010)
  • Claim of "poverty causes terrorism" justifies globalism. (Nov 2010)
  • Now is no time to cut funding for our troops. (Feb 2009)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
Gary Johnson on Homeland Security
Libertarian presidential nominee; former Republican NM Governor
Click here for 13 full quotes by Gary Johnson OR click here for Gary Johnson on other issues.
  • Should we have 100,000 troops on the ground in Europe? (Aug 2012)
  • Patriot Act is a direct assault on privacy & due process. (Aug 2012)
  • Torture has created millions of enemies we wouldn't have had. (Aug 2012)
  • Let the PATRIOT Act expire; respect habeas corpus. (Jan 2012)
  • Due process at Guantanamo; no torture of terrorist suspects. (Jan 2012)
  • Allies want more US military spending, but cut by 43%. (Nov 2011)
  • 43% reduction in military spending; cut foreign aid too. (Sep 2011)
  • No physical or psychological torture of terrorist suspects. (Aug 2011)
  • Abolish the TSA; let Patriot Act expire. (Aug 2011)
  • No waterboarding under any circumstances. (May 2011)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Study terrorist threats against nuclear waste repositories. (Aug 2001)
Peter King on Homeland Security
Rep./Ind./Cons./Right-To-Life Representative (NY-3)
Click here for 23 full quotes by Peter King OR click here for Peter King on other issues.
  • Wiretapping ok to defend against Islamic terrorism. (Sep 2013)
  • People at NSA are patriots & get it right 99.99% of the time. (Aug 2013)
  • Don't treat Dubai Ports Deal in a pre-9-11 way. (Sep 2009)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 22% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored bill for free postage for soldiers serving abroad. (Jan 2009)
  • Chair of House Committee on Homeland Security. (Mar 2011)
  • Member of House Committee on Intelligence. (Mar 2011)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Martin O`Malley on Homeland Security
Democrat
Click here for the full quote by Martin O`Malley OR click here for Martin O`Malley on other issues.
  • More equipment and training for first responders. (Nov 2006)
Barack Obama on Homeland Security
Democratic incumbent President; IL Senator (2004-2008)
Click here for 101 full quotes by Barack Obama OR click here for Barack Obama on other issues.
  • Defense cuts bad; but non-defense cuts even worse. (Feb 2013)
  • Define legal framework for targeting & detaining terrorists. (Feb 2013)
  • Lasting peace does not require perpetual war. (Jan 2013)
  • Don't give military money that they're not asking for. (Oct 2012)
  • Take money from war budgets and fund nation-building at home. (Jan 2012)
  • Reduce defense spending 1% in 2013; add 2% per year after. (Jan 2012)
  • New START treaty: more secure & fewer nuclear weapons. (Jan 2011)
  • OpEd: On track to spend most on military since WWII. (Jun 2010)
  • Called for space weapons ban, but with wiggle room. (Jun 2010)
  • Let gay people serve in military openly. (Jan 2010)
  • US has helped underwrite global security for 60 years. (Dec 2009)
  • Promises to close Guantanamo & treat prisoners as POWs. (Sep 2009)
  • FactCheck: F-22 Raptor costs $140M and has never been used. (Feb 2009)
  • Obama Doctrine: moral interest as well as national interest. (Oct 2008)
  • Inappropriate to lie to public; just donít answer questions. (Sep 2008)
  • We should have focused on loose nukes & Al Qaeda after 9/11. (Aug 2008)
  • Grandfather served in Patton's tank corps in WWII. (Aug 2008)
  • Colleges must allow military recruiters for ROTC on campus. (Jan 2008)
  • Human rights and national security are complementary. (Nov 2007)
  • Judgment is as important as experience. (Oct 2007)
  • Repeal Donít-Ask-Donít-Tell. (Aug 2007)
  • America must practice the patriotism it preaches. (Mar 2007)
  • Get first responders the healthcare and equipment they need. (Mar 2007)
  • Need to be both strong and smart on national defense. (Oct 2006)
  • Grow size of military to maintain rotation schedules. (Oct 2006)
  • We are currently inspecting 3% of all incoming cargo. (Oct 2004)
  • Give our soldiers the best equipment and training available. (Jul 2004)

    National Service

  • Serving America doesnít mean going out shopping. (Oct 2008)
  • $4,000 tuition tax credit in exchange for community service. (Jun 2008)
  • Expand Peace Corps and AmeriCorps to 266,000 slots. (Feb 2008)
  • Put forward a national service program. (Jan 2008)
  • Give 18-year-old women opportunity to serve. (Dec 2007)
  • Register women for draft, but not for combat. (Jul 2007)

    Nuclear Weapons

  • Strengthen NPT to have automatic sanctions on Iran. (Jun 2010)
  • OpEd: walked away from missile defense of Eastern Europe. (Mar 2010)
  • Secure all world's nuclear materials by international treaty. (Jan 2010)
  • Reduce US nuclear stockpile & prevent spread of nukes. (Dec 2009)
  • Goal is a world without nuclear weapons. (Aug 2008)
  • A New Beginning: seek world with no nuclear weapons. (Aug 2008)
  • Seek the peace of a world without nuclear weapons. (Jul 2008)
  • 2007: With Hagel, introduced nuclear nonproliferation bill. (Mar 2008)
  • Pursue goal of a world without nuclear weapons. (Feb 2008)
  • Rebuild a nuclear nonproliferation strategy. (Jan 2008)
  • 2006: Obama-Lugar bill restricted conventional weapons. (Oct 2007)
  • 2005: Passed bill to reduce conventional weapon stockpiles. (Aug 2007)
  • Protecting nuclear power plants is of utmost importance. (Mar 2007)
  • Rebuild the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. (Jan 2006)
  • Increase funding to decommission Russian nukes. (Jul 2004)

    Terrorism

  • We have brought 9-11 planners to justice. (Oct 2012)
  • Remain vigilant & focus forcefully on groups like al Qaeda. (Sep 2012)
  • OpEd: Failed promise to close Guantanamo loses left votes. (Jun 2011)
  • OpEd: torture ban just repositions torture to outside US. (Jun 2010)
  • No habeas right for detainees outside of US. (Jun 2010)
  • Moving Gitmo to Illinois was logistically & legally complex. (May 2010)
  • OpEd: Promised to close Guantanamo but it's still open. (Apr 2010)
  • Hundreds of al Qaeda have been captured last year. (Jan 2010)
  • OpEd: accused of palling around with terrorist Bill Ayers. (Nov 2009)
  • Strategic issue is where to send & how to fund our troops. (Sep 2008)
  • Disrupting Al Qaeda in Afghanistan prevented another 9/11. (Sep 2008)
  • Islam in 1970s was not opposed to West & rule of law. (Jul 2008)
  • Go after al Qaeda but also shrink pool of potential recruits. (Jul 2008)
  • No torture; no renditions; no operating out of fear. (Apr 2008)
  • Al Qaida is stronger now than in 2001 as Iraq distracted us. (Jan 2008)
  • No presidential power for secret surveillance. (Dec 2007)
  • No holding US citizens as unlawful enemy combatants. (Dec 2007)
  • Congress decides what constitutes torture, not president. (Dec 2007)
  • No torture; defiance of FISA; no military commissions. (Dec 2007)
  • Restore habeas corpus to reach Muslims abroad. (Dec 2007)
  • Donít allow our politics to be driven by fear of terrorism. (Nov 2007)
  • If attacked, first help victims then prevent further attacks. (Oct 2007)
  • America cannot sanction torture; no loopholes or exceptions. (Sep 2007)
  • We are no safer now than we were after 9/11. (Aug 2007)
  • Close Guantanamo and restore the right of habeas corpus. (Jun 2007)
  • Homeland security must protect citizens, not intrude on them. (Mar 2007)
  • Personal privacy must be protected even in terrorism age. (Mar 2007)
  • Battling terrorism must go beyond belligerence vs. isolation. (Oct 2006)
  • Going after Al Qaeda in Pakistan is not Bush-style invasion. (Jan 2006)
  • Balance domestic intelligence reform with civil liberty risk. (Jul 2004)

    Veterans

  • Unacceptable to have veterans drive 250 miles to a hospital. (Feb 2008)
  • Improve veteransí mental health treatment & PTSD benefits. (Feb 2008)
  • Support veterans via the Dignity for Wounded Warriors Act. (Aug 2007)
  • Address the deficiencies in the VA system. (Jun 2007)
  • The cost of the Iraq war should not shortchange VA benefits. (Jun 2007)
  • Make sure the outpatient facilities work for veterans. (Jun 2007)
  • Comprehensive plan for our veterans healthcare. (Mar 2007)

    Voting Record

  • FactCheck: Promised to repeal Patriot Act, then voted for it. (Jan 2008)
  • Wrote law to secure & destroy worldís deadliest weapons. (Feb 2007)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Sponsored bill for Iraq budget to be part of defense budget. (Jun 2006)
  • Improve mental health care benefits for returning veterans. (Jun 2008)
  • Study & address suicides among veterans. (Apr 2008)
  • Restore habeas corpus for detainees in the War on Terror. (Jun 2007)
  • Establish global strategy to defeat al Qaeda. (Feb 2008)
Sarah Palin on Homeland Security
Republican Governor (AK); 2008 nominee for Vice President
Click here for 24 full quotes by Sarah Palin OR click here for Sarah Palin on other issues.
  • If you love your freedom, thank a vet. (Nov 2010)
  • Calling Vietnam vets "baby killers" was shameful history. (Nov 2010)
  • Tragic mistake to allow mosque near Ground Zero. (Nov 2010)
  • Soldiers have chosen to serve something greater than self. (Feb 2010)
  • No apologies for saying Obama pals around with terrorists. (Nov 2009)
  • OpEd: Palin didn't stumble; it isn't just one Bush Doctrine. (Nov 2009)
  • Economic sanctions on North Korea for nukes. (Oct 2008)
  • Terrorists in Iraq are the biggest threat to Americans today. (Oct 2008)
  • Pakistani people & leaders want to get rid of terrorists. (Sep 2008)
  • Fight terrorism to spread democratic ideals in world. (Sep 2008)
  • Any country that houses Islamic terrorists is a danger to US. (Sep 2008)
  • Energy is a foundation of national security. (Sep 2008)
  • Only a very small percent of Islamic believers are extreme. (Sep 2008)
  • Agrees with Bush Doctrine, if enough legitimate intel. (Sep 2008)
  • Focus on fighting Al-Qaeda terrorists, not on reading rights. (Sep 2008)
  • Strong military and sound energy. (Aug 2008)
  • Armed forces, including my son, give us security and freedom. (Jan 2008)
  • Ask all candidates ďAre you doing all you can for security?Ē. (Oct 2007)
  • Visits Kuwait; encourages Alaska big game hunting to troops. (Sep 2007)
  • Obligation to support our troops, even if criticizing war. (Jun 2007)
  • Proclaim ďLoyalty DayĒ to reaffirm loyalty to America. (Apr 2007)
  • Promote from within, in Alaskaís National Guard. (Nov 2006)
  • Let military personnel know how much we support them. (Nov 2006)
  • Question terrorists before they get lawyered up & Mirandized. (Feb 2010)
Deval Patrick on Homeland Security
Democrat
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  • Massachusetts leads the nation in veterans benefits. (Jan 2012)
Rand Paul on Homeland Security
Click here for 17 full quotes by Rand Paul OR click here for Rand Paul on other issues.
  • Allow challenges to NSA in open court, not FISA court. (Nov 2013)
  • Give trials to Guantanamo detainees. (May 2013)
  • Filibuster to establish no drones on citizens in America. (Mar 2013)
  • 13-hour filibuster against drone strikes targeting Americans. (Mar 2013)
  • Only Judiciary can detain and drone, not the President. (Mar 2013)
  • Cut defense spending as part of cutting all federal spending. (Jan 2012)
  • The Patriot Act is intrusive; it's what the Founders feared. (Feb 2011)
  • Put defense spending on the table for reducing budget. (Feb 2011)
  • Defense should be largest part of much smaller budget. (Feb 2011)
  • How much of what is spent on defense is actual "defense"? (Feb 2011)
  • Remove waste from last decade's doubling of military budget. (Feb 2011)
  • Warrantless searches overstep Constitutional powers. (Sep 2010)
  • Treat armed service members like heroes. (Jul 2010)
  • Defense policy is influenced by the makers of weapons. (Feb 2010)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Supports banning homosexuals in the military. (Aug 2010)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
Rick Perry on Homeland Security
Republican Governor (TX)
Click here for 11 full quotes by Rick Perry OR click here for Rick Perry on other issues.
  • Unprincipled to create Department of Homeland Security. (Sep 2011)
  • Glad Obama kept Gitmo open; America is safer because of it. (Sep 2011)
  • US should be strongest nation by insurmountable magnitude. (Nov 2010)
  • Invest in defense to prepare for unpredictable threats. (Nov 2010)
  • Unsettled policy on Guantanamo signals weakness to enemies. (Nov 2010)
  • Always maintain a robust military capability. (May 2008)
  • 1976: Vietnam-era C-130 pilot in US Air Force. (Feb 2008)
  • 2004: DoD only unofficially supports Boy Scout Jamboree. (Feb 2008)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Study terrorist threats against nuclear waste repositories. (Aug 2001)
Rob Portman on Homeland Security
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (OH-2)
Click here for 14 full quotes by Rob Portman OR click here for Rob Portman on other issues.
  • Let the military decide on don't-ask-don't-tell. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 11% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Supports banning homosexuals in the military. (Aug 2010)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Condoleezza Rice on Homeland Security
Secretary of State
Click here for 14 full quotes by Condoleezza Rice OR click here for Condoleezza Rice on other issues.
  • 1989: NSC disastrously over-involved with Iran-Contra affair. (Jan 2012)
  • 1990s: Dreams of a missile shield died with the Cold War. (Nov 2011)
  • As child in 1962, felt danger of Cuban Missile Crisis. (Mar 2007)
  • Follow Geneva Convention; but no anti-death penalty promise. (Jul 2003)
  • Europe should take over some of USí peacekeeping role. (Jun 2000)

    9/11

  • Bin Laden's death vindicated CIA interrogation programs. (Nov 2011)
  • OpEd: pretended "Who could have known?" on 9/11 intel. (Sep 2010)
  • OpEd: Falsely claimed no briefing of 9/11 airplane attacks. (Mar 2010)
  • US was not on a war footing against al Qaeda until Sept. 11. (Mar 2004)
  • Umbrella of intelligence since Sept. 11 has made us safer. (Mar 2004)
  • Clarke: Rice never heard of Al Qaeda before 2000. (Mar 2004)

    Global War on Terror

  • Apologized for Bush claim of Niger uranium going to Saddam. (Aug 2011)
  • Pushed for globality of Global War on Terror. (Oct 2005)
  • To win global war on terror we must win the war of ideas. (Oct 2005)
Mitt Romney on Homeland Security
Former Republican Governor (MA); presidential nominee-apparent
Click here for 44 full quotes by Mitt Romney OR click here for Mitt Romney on other issues.
  • My strategy is: kill the bad guys, but also reject extremism. (Oct 2012)
  • Protecting life & liberty means a military second to none. (Oct 2012)
  • Military so strong that no nation ever dare test it. (Aug 2012)
  • Donates to groups that support the military. (Nov 2011)
  • Post-9/11: monitor and wiretap mosques. (Nov 2011)
  • Strong Economy; Strong Military; Strong People. (Mar 2010)
  • Strengthen soft power because it is real power. (Mar 2010)
  • Our nuclear arsenal must be updated comprehensively. (Mar 2010)
  • Allies must increase defense spending to a fair share. (Mar 2010)
  • Lawyers are the last people to ask about war decisions. (Oct 2007)
  • FactCheck: Bush cut military budget as much as Bill Clinton. (Oct 2007)
  • Apologized for comparing public service to military service. (Sep 2007)
  • Eligible for draft in 1969; regrets not having served. (Mar 2007)
  • Stronger America is less likely to have to fight. (Mar 2007)

    Defense Spending

  • We want a peaceful planet; but we need strength to do that. (Oct 2012)
  • Navy needs 313 ships; cutting to 200 is unacceptable. (Oct 2012)
  • If I'm president, America will be VERY strong. (Oct 2012)
  • Military so powerful that no one thinks of challenging it. (Jan 2012)
  • Obama defense issue stances compared to Romney. (Jan 2012)
  • It's a terrible idea to cut defense. (Oct 2011)
  • Devoted to making America the strongest nation on Earth. (Oct 2011)
  • Increase defense spending to at least 4% of GDP. (Mar 2010)
  • China's military is over half our size (not one-tenth!). (Mar 2010)
  • Defense cost comparison US vs PRC. (Mar 2010)
  • Raise military spending to 4% of our GDP. (Feb 2008)
  • Add 100,000 to the military without a draft. (Jan 2008)
  • Sharply increase military investment to face radical jihad. (Aug 2007)
  • We need at least 100,000 more troops in our military. (Jan 2006)

    War on Terror

  • Maintain capability to fight two wars at once. (Oct 2012)
  • Use of drones OK; but we need more than killing bad guys. (Oct 2012)
  • Al Qaeda members are enemy combatants with no rights. (Jan 2012)
  • Recognize the scope and reality of the jihadist threat. (Mar 2010)
  • No Miranda rights for suicide bombers. (Feb 2010)
  • Closing Guantanamo leaves America vulnerable to another 9/11. (Feb 2009)
  • Best to not say whether waterboarding is torture or not. (Jan 2008)
  • Not wise for us to describe our interrogation techniques. (Nov 2007)
  • Wiretap mosques to keep tabs on Islamic extremists. (Sep 2007)
  • Global military & non-military effort to defeat jihad. (Aug 2007)
  • Donít weaken Musharraf; we need ally against Bin Laden. (Aug 2007)
  • Double Guantanamo, to avoid terrorist access to lawyers. (May 2007)
  • FBI wiretaps and spying on immigrants OK. (Dec 2006)
  • Use both military & diplomatic actions to defeat Jihadists. (Dec 2006)
  • Jihadists attack to destroy all moderate governments. (Jan 2006)
  • Islamic terror has nothing to do with US policy of bases. (Jan 2006)
Marco Rubio on Homeland Security
Click here for 8 full quotes by Marco Rubio OR click here for Marco Rubio on other issues.
  • World is a better place when America is the strongest nation. (Feb 2013)
  • Safer place when America is strongest country in the world. (Aug 2010)
  • No greater risk than radical Islamic terrorists. (Aug 2010)
  • Islamic terrorists want to impose their view of the world. (Feb 2010)
  • No evidence to change policy of don't ask, don't tell. (Feb 2010)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Supports banning homosexuals in the military. (Aug 2010)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
Paul Ryan on Homeland Security
Republican nominee for Vice President; U.S. Rep. (WI-1)
Click here for 19 full quotes by Paul Ryan OR click here for Paul Ryan on other issues.
  • We shouldn't cut 80,000 soldiers; it invites weakness. (Oct 2012)
  • More funding for veterans. (Aug 2012)
  • $554B for national defense spending instead of $55B cut. (Apr 2012)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 22% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
Rick Santorum on Homeland Security
Republican Jr Senator (PA); 2012 presidential frontrunner
Click here for 30 full quotes by Rick Santorum OR click here for Rick Santorum on other issues.
  • Privacy is in 4th amendment, but Patriot Act is ok. (Jan 2012)
  • Confront virulent threat of radical Islam. (Jan 2012)
  • Giving money to Iran rebels is not enough. (Nov 2011)
  • Don't cut one penny out of defense spending. (Oct 2011)
  • Removing Don't-Ask injects social experiment into military. (Sep 2011)
  • Department of Homeland Security fixed an internal mess. (Sep 2011)
  • Cut waste in DOD, but don't cut defense budget. (Jul 2011)
  • Terrorism is an asymmetric threat; we need worldwide bases. (Jun 2011)
  • Waterboarding gets useful info, like on Osama bin Laden. (May 2011)
  • We need to spend money to study the EMP threat. (Aug 2009)
  • War against Islamic fascism will be won or lost in America. (Sep 2006)
  • Invest in our armed services' fundamental mission. (Aug 1995)

    Defense Spending

  • There are good earmarks, like Osprey military program. (Feb 2012)
  • Voted NO on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted YES on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
Donald Trump on Homeland Security
2000 Reform Primary Challenger for President
Click here for 5 full quotes by Donald Trump OR click here for Donald Trump on other issues.
  • American interests come first; no apologies. (Dec 2011)
  • All freedoms flow from national security. (Dec 2011)
  • 3% of GNP for military is too low. (Jul 2000)
  • Missile defense is inappropriate; focus on terrorism. (Jul 2000)
  • Prepare for bio-terrorism attack. (Jul 2000)
Jesse Ventura on Homeland Security
Former Independent MN Governor
Click here for 24 full quotes by Jesse Ventura OR click here for Jesse Ventura on other issues.
  • I'd rather face terrorists than lose any of my freedoms. (Apr 2011)
  • Assassinating foreign leadership is despicable. (Apr 2011)
  • Bill of Rights still applies if you label them "terrorists". (Apr 2011)
  • End the phony war on terror to end al Qaeda. (Apr 2011)
  • Secret behavior control drug experiments on Gitmo detainees. (Apr 2011)
  • Evidence destroyed about torture of al Qaeda detainees. (Apr 2011)
  • Federal surveillance is a waste of taxpayer dollars. (Mar 2010)
  • Why were there no black boxes from any of the 9/11 planes? (Mar 2010)
  • Vietnam War was all about somebody making money. (Mar 2010)
  • Lesson from JFK: Don't let feds investigate momentous events. (Mar 2010)
  • I'm more afraid of the culture of fear than of al Qaeda. (Mar 2010)
  • 1999: Special Ops ID'ed several 9/11 hijackers, but ignored. (Mar 2010)
  • Starting war under false premises should be impeachable. (Apr 2008)
  • Muhammad Ali sacrificed for his convictions on Vietnam. (Apr 2008)
  • CIA should not operate within the US, but they do. (Apr 2008)
  • Bush administration knew 9/11 was coming. (Apr 2008)
  • Official story of 9/11 WTC collapse just doesn't add up. (Apr 2008)
  • Wartime draft would stop Iraq War and prevent future wars. (Apr 2008)
  • Require Congressional family members to go to war. (Apr 2008)
  • War isnít civilized; donít expect warriors to be. (Jan 1999)
  • Military is stronger if all-volunteer. (Jan 1999)
  • Against the draft; for including women except in combat. (Jan 1999)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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