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Stacey Abrams on Technology
Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger (GA); 2020 Veepstakes contender
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  • We must invest in public infrastructure. (May 2017)
  • Creates commission on Transit Governance and Funding. (Mar 2017)
Justin Amash on Technology
Independent MI Rep; possible Presidential Challenger
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  • Voted NO on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Award research grants based on national interest. (Feb 2016)
  • Rated Voted NO on net neutrality: don't regulate the internet. (Apr 2019)
Joe Biden on Technology
Former Vice President; previously Democratic Senator (DE)
Click here for 21 full quotes by Joe Biden OR click here for Joe Biden on other issues.
  • Appoint National Security Advisor for Cyber Technology. (Feb 2021)
  • Good-paying jobs via new green infrastructure. (Sep 2020)
  • NASA has cancer expertise: they know most about radiation. (Feb 2020)
  • Build half million charging stations on highways. (Feb 2020)
  • Install 550,000 charging stations on all new highways. (Dec 2019)
  • High-speed rail & mass transit would remove millions of cars. (Sep 2019)
  • In battle for America's soul we choose science over fiction. (Jul 2019)
  • Full electric vehicle future by 2030. (Jun 2019)
  • $15B initiative to rebuild energy & water infrastructure. (Nov 2017)
  • Double amount of spectrum available for wireless broadband. (Feb 2012)
  • Internet is new public space; make it a force for democracy. (Nov 2011)
  • No exclusive government control over Internet resources. (Nov 2011)
  • WikiLeaks founder is a high-tech terrorist. (Dec 2010)
  • China invests 7% of GDP in infrastructure; we invest only 1%. (Dec 2008)
  • Proposed $980M for tunnel repair; others have dropped ball. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on restoring $550M in funding for Amtrak for 2007. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted YES on disallowing FCC approval of larger media conglomerates. (Sep 2003)
  • Voted YES on Internet sales tax moratorium. (Oct 1998)
  • Voted YES on telecomm deregulation. (Feb 1996)
  • Fund nanomaterial research project for car batteries. (Mar 2007)
  • Overturn FCC approval of media consolidation. (Mar 2008)
Don Blankenship on Technology
WV Senate contender and Constitution Party presidential nominee
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  • Reject PATRIOT Act and all such laws. (May 2020)
Mike Bloomberg on Technology
Mayor of New York City (Independent)
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  • Invest in growth hubs to generate breakthroughs & jobs. (Jan 2020)
  • Fix 240,000 miles of roads, 16,000 bridges in 4 years. (Jan 2020)
  • Crumbling infrastructure undermines global competitiveness. (Dec 2019)
  • Raising deficits constrains federal infrastructure spending. (Dec 2017)
  • 1979: On Wall Street at dawn of the computer age. (Sep 2010)
  • 1981: Invented "The Bloomberg terminal" for financial news. (Sep 2010)
  • Teamed with Gov. Rendell on "Building America's Future". (Sep 2010)
  • Wireless network for better NYPD and NYFD communications. (Jan 2008)
  • Investing in infrastructure critical to competitiveness. (Dec 2007)
  • Publicity helps business, but it's best to say it yourself. (Aug 2001)
  • Technology makes our jobs different but more productive. (Aug 2001)
  • Political will has not kept pace with scientific advances. (Aug 2001)
Cory Booker on Technology
Mayor of Newark; N.J. Senator; 2020 presidential contender (withdrawn)
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  • Prison construction draws resources from other priorities. (Feb 2016)
  • We can't afford to ignore aging infrastructure anymore. (Mar 2015)
  • Fix crumbling rail & road with National Infrastructure Bank. (Jul 2014)
  • Invest in Next-Gen air traffic; broadband, and smart grid. (Jul 2014)
  • Protect critical infrastructure from cyberattack. (Nov 2013)
  • Technology empowers individuals but creates diverse threats. (Nov 2013)
  • Millionaire from Silicon Valley-funded tech startup. (Aug 2013)
  • Businesses realize a return on our infrastructure investment. (Sep 2012)
  • Teach City Council to read spreadsheets, then pass budget. (May 2012)
  • Support Lifeline program for low-income broadband. (Feb 2017)
Pete Buttigieg on Technology
Democratic Presidential Challenger; IN Mayor
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  • National data security policy, don't leave it to companies. (Feb 2020)
  • Can't solve problem by air travel ban; focus on fast trains. (Sep 2019)
  • Mustn't let China lead world on artificial intelligence. (Aug 2019)
  • Empower federal regulators to deal with tech giants. (Jul 2019)
  • As mayor: major investment in data and technology industries. (May 2019)
  • Automation is changing the workplace; we need to adapt. (Apr 2019)
  • Infrastructure upgrade of sewer system needed in South Bend. (Feb 2019)
  • Set up 311 phone system for easier contact to city services. (Feb 2019)
  • Created city data map of infrastructure and road assets. (Feb 2019)
Julian Castro on Technology
Democratic Presidential Challenger (withdrawn); former HUD Secretary
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  • E-PALS: Set up email between Harvard students & Texas kids. (Oct 2018)
  • City Council 2000: pursue smart growth, knowledge economy. (Oct 2018)
  • Investments in mass transit could stimulate job creation. (Jan 2010)
Bill de Blasio on Technology
NYC Mayor; Democratic Presidential Challenger (withdrawn)
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  • Break up tech giants like Facebook, Google, & Amazon. (Jul 2019)
  • Create premiere tech hubs, and create 4.5M jobs. (Jan 2019)
  • Keep MTA fares affordable via payroll tax. (Oct 2013)
  • Create public Wi-Fi hot zones & citywide broadband. (Oct 2013)
Rocky De La Fuente on Technology
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    No stance on record.
Tulsi Gabbard on Technology
Democratic Presidential Challenger; HI Rep.
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  • Break up tech giants like Facebook, Google, & Amazon. (Jul 2019)
  • Pay for infrastructure by winding down wars. (Jul 2019)
  • Voted NO on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
  • Rated Let NSF decide research grants, not Congress. (Feb 2016)
  • Sponsored bill for net neutrality for open internet. (Apr 2019)
Kirsten Gillibrand on Technology
Democratic Senator (NY); Democratic Candidate for President (withdrawn)
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  • Develop renewable energy tech; cut transportation emissions. (Apr 2019)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Require websites to police for copyrighted materials. (May 2011)
  • Strengthen infrastructure, including rail, dams, & Internet. (Jan 2013)
  • Support Lifeline program for low-income broadband. (Feb 2017)
Mike Gravel on Technology
Libertarian for President; Former Dem. Senator (AK); withdrew from Presidential primary July 2019
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  • Break up large tech companies; they threaten democracy. (Apr 2019)
  • CNNís live war coverage is propaganda for weapons systems. (May 2008)
  • Put entire government-citizen interface online. (Nov 2000)
  • Empower Congress to make independent scientific conclusions. (Jan 1972)
Kamala Harris on Technology
Democratic candidate for President (withdrawn); California Senator
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  • Same rules for everyone; Twitter should shut down Trump. (Oct 2019)
  • All electric cars and school buses by 2045. (Sep 2019)
  • We're very vulnerable to cyber threats. (Aug 2019)
  • Cybersecurity crucial to protect elections & infrastructure. (Apr 2019)
  • Improve transportation infrastructure in rural communities. (Mar 2019)
  • Secure Elections Act: prevent foreign interference. (Jan 2019)
  • Cyber doctrine: when is a cyberattack an act of war? (Jan 2019)
  • Update water infrastructure based on Israeli model. (Jan 2019)
  • Smartphone videos force police brutality to be seen. (Jan 2019)
  • Warns mobile app companies to protect privacy or face fines. (Jul 2013)
  • Unit to prevent misuse of technology to invade privacy. (Jul 2012)
Howie Hawkins on Technology
Green Party Challenger for President
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  • We support all efforts to achieve net neutrality. (Jul 2020)
  • Protect software by copyright, not patent. (Jul 2020)
  • Prioritize rail over cars and trucks. (May 2019)
  • Public broadband; public ownership of online platforms. (May 2019)
  • Public funding of diverse nonprofit, noncommercial media. (May 2019)
John Hickenlooper on Technology
Democratic Presidential Challenger (withdrew, Aug. 2019); CO Governor
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  • Provide ample funding for scientific research. (Nov 2020)
  • NASA's Earth Science program may help on climate crisis. (Nov 2020)
  • Bolster cybersecurity defense of our voting systems. (Jul 2020)
  • $1 trillion for infrastructure from raised taxes. (Jul 2019)
  • Public-private partnerships for next-gen energy technology. (Apr 2019)
  • Expand broadband connectivity. (Jan 2016)
  • Bring antiquated budget & personnel systems to 21st century. (Jan 2013)
  • COIN: Colorado Innovation Network incubates entrepreneurship. (Jan 2012)
Jo Jorgensen on Technology
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    No stance on record.
John Kasich on Technology
Republican Governor; previously Representative (OH-12); 2000 & 2016 candidate for President
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  • Americans now get news from "reinforcing media". (Apr 2017)
  • Create "cyber-range" for cybersecurity training. (Apr 2017)
  • Fund highways now; self-driving cars and drones later. (Mar 2017)
  • Develop capability to identify & destroy cyber-attackers. (Nov 2016)
  • USA Freedom Act needs balance, not aggressive government. (Feb 2016)
  • Get Silicon Valley people to solve Pentagon problems. (Jan 2016)
  • Broadcast Judeo-Christian values abroad, to help defeat ISIS. (Nov 2015)
  • Replace "Rust Belt" with Cloud computing and 3-D printing. (Feb 2015)
  • Catch up on local public construction with 31,000 jobs. (Mar 2014)
  • Faith matters, but so does building up expertise. (Jun 2010)
  • Journalists should ask, "Am I reporting or pimping?". (May 2006)
  • Do better job labeling movies for graphic content. (May 2006)
Amy Klobuchar on Technology
DFL Sr Senator (MN); Democratic presidential contender
Click here for 18 full quotes by Amy Klobuchar OR click here for Amy Klobuchar on other issues.
  • We need infrastructure plan; fix the damn roads. (Jul 2019)
  • $1 trillion for infrastructure from raised taxes. (Jul 2019)
  • Infrastructure the "top budget priority". (May 2019)
  • Sweeping legislation that invests in green infrastructure. (Apr 2019)
  • Users of social media should be able to control their data. (Mar 2019)
  • Investigate big tech for monopolistic practices. (Mar 2019)
  • Tax tech giants when they sell access to personal data. (Mar 2019)
  • Opposes recent FCC decision to eliminate net neutrality. (Nov 2018)
  • $100M for I-35W Mississippi River Bridge collapse. (Aug 2015)
  • Maintain traditional and high-tech infrastructure. (Jan 2006)
  • Supports the V-Chip & Internet filters. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Facilitate nationwide 2-1-1 phone line for human services. (Jan 2007)
  • Require telecomms to transfer VOIP calls from other carriers. (Apr 2008)
  • Require websites to police for copyrighted materials. (May 2011)
  • Strengthen infrastructure, including rail, dams, & Internet. (Jan 2013)
  • Televise proceedings of the Supreme Court. (Feb 2009)
Gloria La Riva on Technology
Party for Socialism and Liberation nominee for President
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  • Fund public transportation, high-speed rail. (Aug 2020)
  • Restore & reconstruct 155,000 U.S. bridges. (Jan 2008)
Beto O`Rourke on Technology
Democratic candidate for President; Texas Senator nominee
Click here for 8 full quotes by Beto O`Rourke OR click here for Beto O`Rourke on other issues.
  • We don't allow lies in books; why do we allow Facebook? (Oct 2019)
  • $1.5 trillion for infrastructure from raised taxes. (Jul 2019)
  • Invest in green research via national labs & universities. (Apr 2019)
  • Regulating Big Tech is more sensical approach than breakup. (Mar 2019)
  • Member of hacktivist group, "Cult of the Dead Cow". (Mar 2019)
  • Stimulus spending invests in areas like infrastructure. (Oct 2018)
  • Rolling back net neutrality hurts democracy. (Oct 2018)
  • Voted NO on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
Barack Obama on Technology
Democratic President (2009-2017); IL Senator (2004-2008)
Click here for 57 full quotes by Barack Obama OR click here for Barack Obama on other issues.
  • Government should decide privacy limits, not companies. (Apr 2018)
  • Must continue to make technology accessible. (Jan 2016)
  • We protected an open internet & got more Americans online. (Jan 2016)
  • Precision Medicine Initiative: cures via personalized info. (Jan 2015)
  • Out to space not just to visit; but to stay. (Jan 2015)
  • Better meet the threat of cyberattacks. (Jan 2015)
  • Patent reform: Unleash the next great discovery. (Jan 2014)
  • $140 for each $1 spent on genome; make more such investments. (Feb 2013)
  • Cyber-attacks are real threats to security and economy. (Feb 2013)
  • World leadership via cutting-edge technology & workers. (Oct 2012)
  • Military needs to think about space and cybersecurity. (Oct 2012)
  • We need to train for the next generation of Apples. (Oct 2012)
  • Double funding for key research agencies. (Sep 2012)
  • Invest 3% of GDP in public & private R&D. (Sep 2012)
  • Free and open Internet is essential to modern economy. (Sep 2012)
  • Make science policy decisions based on facts, not ideology. (Sep 2012)
  • Send humans to Asteroids by 2025 & Mars by 2030s. (Sep 2012)
  • Media change since Clinton: intravenous Internet news feed. (Jun 2012)
  • Space-race-level investment in R&D; biotech; & green tech. (Jan 2011)
  • Network clean energy transmission lines like highway network. (May 2010)
  • Cancel moon program; develop human mission to Mars. (Jan 2010)
  • Iowa 2007: Tracked every college student & high school. (Aug 2009)
  • My.barackobama.com key to campaign, like Wall St to finance. (Aug 2009)
  • My.BarackObama.com enabled grassroots organizing. (Jan 2009)
  • Google for Government was a bipartisan initiative. (Sep 2008)
  • Invest in a digital smart grid for electricity utilities. (Jul 2008)
  • Double basic research funding; make the R&D tax permanent. (Jun 2008)
  • Feb. 2008: Had 250,000 members on Facebook to Clinton's 3250. (Apr 2008)
  • Incentives for next-generation broadband in every community. (Feb 2008)
  • Increase funding for math and science research & education. (Oct 2007)
  • Airlines got into trouble after deregulation. (Oct 2007)
  • Organizes campaign events via MySpace.com and FaceBook.com. (Oct 2007)
  • JFK inspired with space program; now same with energy R&D. (Sep 2007)
  • Increase funding for basic research; expand broadband access. (Aug 2007)
  • As Senate freshman spoke out on Katrina ramifications. (Aug 2007)
  • $42B more in university-based R&D. (Oct 2006)
  • National broadband plan: increase access to 90% by 2020. (Sep 2010)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
  • Voted NO on restoring $550M in funding for Amtrak for 2007. (Mar 2006)
  • Close digital divide with high-tech training. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated Let NSF decide research grants, not Congress. (Feb 2016)
  • Ensure net neutrality: no corporate-tiered Internet. (Jan 2007)
  • Create online database of science & math scholarships. (Dec 2007)
  • Website for competitive federal awards. (Jun 2008)
  • Overturn FCC approval of media consolidation. (Mar 2008)
Mike Pence on Technology
Republian nominee for Vice President; Governor of Indiana; former Representative (IN-6)
Click here for 22 full quotes by Mike Pence OR click here for Mike Pence on other issues.
  • Send pioneers to Mars, by any means necessary. (Feb 2020)
  • Go to Moon's South pole to mine oxygen & extract water. (Oct 2019)
  • Adversaries have weaponized space; solution is Space Force. (Mar 2019)
  • Cyber-warfare is new tool of US enemies. (Oct 2016)
  • Invest in our roads and ports, but without raising taxes. (Jan 2016)
  • Riverboat gambling ok, but no electronic wagering. (May 2015)
  • Favors buying private property to expand Interstate highway. (May 2010)
  • Reject the censorship of the Fairness Doctrine. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted NO on delaying digital TV conversion by four months. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on retroactive immunity for telecoms' warrantless surveillance. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted YES on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Permanent ban on state & local taxation of Internet access. (Oct 2007)
  • Popularize Electronic Signatures with ESIGN Day. (Jun 2010)
  • End net neutrality; allow tiered Internet service. (Jan 2011)
  • Sponsored bill prohibiting return of the Fairness Doctrine. (Jan 2009)
  • No performance royalties for radio music. (Mar 2009)
Bernie Sanders on Technology
Democratic primary challenger; Independent VT Senator; previously Representative (VT-At-Large)
Click here for 29 full quotes by Bernie Sanders OR click here for Bernie Sanders on other issues.
  • Facebook is anti-competitive, should be broken up. (Dec 2020)
  • Our infrastructure is crumbling because of endless wars. (Jan 2020)
  • Break up tech giants like Facebook, Google, & Amazon. (Jul 2019)
  • Fix our nation's infrastructure; don't privatize it. (Feb 2019)
  • Fake news comes from multinational media conglomerates. (Feb 2017)
  • 13 million jobs by rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure. (Jan 2017)
  • We have significantly underfunded Infrastructure. (Nov 2016)
  • Drinking water infrastructure coming to end of useful life. (Nov 2016)
  • Tax wealth stashed in Caymans to rebuild our infrastructure. (Feb 2016)
  • Net Neutrality: no preferential treatment for corporations. (Sep 2015)
  • I support funding NASA, but our planet has to come first. (Sep 2015)
  • Stop bailing out Wall Street & start repairing Main Street. (Mar 2015)
  • $1 trillion investment in infrastructure. (Jan 2015)
  • Invest in infrastructure: My water system is 150 years old. (Dec 2010)
  • Infrastructure does not get better if you ignore it. (Dec 2010)
  • US invests 2.4% on infrastructure; Europe 5% and China 9%. (Dec 2010)
  • Sued cable TV company to pay city for damaging streets. (Jun 1997)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on $23B instead of $4.9B for waterway infrastructure. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on establishing "network neutrality" (non-tiered Internet). (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on increasing fines for indecent broadcasting. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on promoting commercial human space flight industry. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning Internet gambling by credit card. (Jun 2003)
  • Voted NO on allowing telephone monopolies to offer Internet access. (Feb 2002)
  • Promote internet via Congressional Internet Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Facilitate nationwide 2-1-1 phone line for human services. (Jan 2007)
  • Support Lifeline program for low-income broadband. (Feb 2017)
  • Ensure net neutrality: no corporate-tiered Internet. (Jan 2007)
  • Overturn FCC approval of media consolidation. (Mar 2008)
Mark Sanford on Technology
Republican SC Governor; previously Representative (SC-1); GOP Presidential Challenger (withdrawn)
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  • Highways are Congressí responsibility, but donít break bank. (Nov 2000)
  • Award research grants based on national interest. (Feb 2016)
Howard Schultz on Technology
Starbucks CEO; independent candidate for President until July 2019
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  • 1997: Appropriate Technology Initiative in Guatemala. (Jan 1999)
Tom Steyer on Technology
Democratic Presidential Challenger; CEO
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  • We need to hit reset button on how we think about technology. (Nov 2019)
  • Collect census data on LGBTQ status. (Oct 2019)
Donald Trump on Technology
2016 Republican incumbent President; 2000 Reform Primary Challenger for President
Click here for 31 full quotes by Donald Trump OR click here for Donald Trump on other issues.
  • America will put first woman on moon, & flag on Mars. (Aug 2020)
  • Artificial Intelligence initiative: invest in the future. (Feb 2019)
  • Let US companies work in China with proprietary technology. (Sep 2018)
  • Be more aggressive against leakers of classified information. (Apr 2018)
  • All humankind benefits from reaching into the stars. (Oct 2016)
  • Encourage innovation in the areas of space exploration. (Oct 2016)
  • Emmy award & Hollywood Walk of Fame for "The Apprentice". (Jun 2015)
  • Took chance by starting Clear Channel radio program. (Apr 2010)
  • Rated Voted NO on net neutrality: don't regulate the internet. (Apr 2019)
Jesse Ventura on Technology
Former Independent MN Governor; possible Presidential Challenger
Click here for 11 full quotes by Jesse Ventura OR click here for Jesse Ventura on other issues.
  • WikiLeaks exposes how our government lies when waging war. (Apr 2011)
  • Replace electronic ballots with hand-counts & paper trails. (Apr 2011)
  • Feds surveill us via private sector to avoid Constitution. (Mar 2010)
  • 1998 "Geek Squad" pioneered political use of Internet. (Apr 2008)
  • TV news stations are really entertainment stations. (Apr 2008)
  • Unplugging TVs when off would save 3800 gigawatt-hours. (Apr 2008)
  • FCC indecency fines are an unelected dictatorship. (Apr 2008)
  • Competitive telecomm services to bridge Digital Divide. (Sep 2000)
  • Leave Internet sales tax to states. (Jul 2000)
  • Government may facilitate the Internet, but not control it. (Feb 1998)
  • Level playing field for Main Street vs. Internet sales tax. (Aug 2001)
Arvin Vohra on Technology
Libertarian candidate for President; Libertarian Party Vice-Chair
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  • Technology can lower prices if barriers are gone. (May 2017)
Joe Walsh on Technology
Republican presidential primary challenger (former IL Rep.)
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  • Retrain workers displaced by automation. (Sep 2019)
  • Voted YES on terminating funding for National Public Radio. (Mar 2011)
Elizabeth Warren on Technology
Massachusetts Senator; former head of CFPB; Dem. Presidential Challenger
Click here for 17 full quotes by Elizabeth Warren OR click here for Elizabeth Warren on other issues.
  • Investing in infrastructure help future business. (Mar 2019)
  • Amazon benefitted greatly, but put only a little back. (Mar 2019)
  • Break up Big Tech companies: they stifle innovation. (Mar 2019)
  • Break up tech giants; they destroy competition. (Mar 2019)
  • Amazon is a monopolist; limit their monopoly profits. (Mar 2019)
  • Public spending on research is investing in ideas. (Apr 2017)
  • China spends 8.6% of GDP on infrastructure; we spend 2.5%. (Apr 2017)
  • Middle class built by investing in infrastructure & research. (Apr 2016)
  • Upgrade our aging roads, mass transit, & water lines. (Nov 2014)
  • End bulk collection of phone records. (Aug 2014)
  • Would you prefer air travel without any FAA? (Apr 2014)
  • Nothing pro-business about crumbling roads and bridges. (Apr 2014)
  • Increase research for new industries in Massachusetts. (Dec 2011)
  • Upgrade our aging infrastructure and invest in the future. (Dec 2011)
  • Push for spending on infrastructure. (Nov 2011)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
  • Support Lifeline program for low-income broadband. (Feb 2017)
Bill Weld on Technology
Libertarian Party nominee for Vice Pres.; former GOP MA Governor; 2020 GOP Presidential Challenger
Click here for 2 full quotes by Bill Weld OR click here for Bill Weld on other issues.
  • Teach skill sets for tech jobs of the future. (Feb 2019)
  • Privatized highway maintenance, instead of public unions. (Jan 1996)
Kanye West on Technology
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    No stance on record.
Marianne Williamson on Technology
Author & Democratic Presidential Challenger
Click here for 3 full quotes by Marianne Williamson OR click here for Marianne Williamson on other issues.
  • Massively boost transportation infrastructure spending. (Jul 2019)
  • Break up tech giants like Facebook, Google, & Amazon. (Jul 2019)
  • Harness motivation like JFK did going to moon. (Jun 2019)
Andrew Yang on Technology
Democratic Presidential Challenger & Tech CEO
Click here for 15 full quotes by Andrew Yang OR click here for Andrew Yang on other issues.
  • Preserve our data rights and our data dignity. (Feb 2020)
  • Hold Facebook accountable and invest in local news. (Feb 2020)
  • Press misrepresents how Trump got elected. (Dec 2019)
  • Internet users should have property rights to their data. (Dec 2019)
  • Allow people to cast ballots through mobile apps. (Dec 2019)
  • Russian hacking of our elections is a hostile act. (Oct 2019)
  • Concerned about how tech affects children. (Oct 2019)
  • Users should own their personal data, get paid for its use. (Oct 2019)
  • Apply geoengineering fixes, but ALSO reduce carbon emissions. (Sep 2019)
  • Automation of our jobs the central challenge we face. (Jul 2019)
  • Prepare for artificial intelligence displacing thousands. (Jul 2019)
  • Users should have property rights to their data. (Jul 2019)
  • Culture wars are proxy for automation-shattered economy. (Apr 2019)
  • $1 trillion infrastructure investment; it's dangerous. (Mar 2019)
  • Tax tech giants to share in gains from growth. (Mar 2019)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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