| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Joe DioGuardi: Absolutely no additional federal funds for economic recovery.
Kelly Ayotte: Stop professional politicians from bankrupting our country.
Michael Bennet: Use paid back bank bailout funds to reduce the deficit.
Robin Carnahan: Ban earmarks; end corporate giveaways; enact pay-as-you go.
Ron Johnson: Smaller, fiscally responsible government grows free market.
Roy Blunt: Spending freeze; balanced budget amendment; & line-item veto.
Alexi Giannoulias: Reform system to reduce special interest pay-to-play.
Michael Bennet: $300B lending fund for small business; plus $12B tax cut.
Robin Carnahan: Put middle class ahead of "too big to fail".
Barbara Mikulski: Increase student aid; create tuition tax credit.
Eric Wargotz: Federal role: only ensuring that states perform requirements.
Energy & Oil|
Barbara Mikulski: Oppose drilling off coast; decrease reliance on fossil fuels.
Daniel Freilich: Getting off carbon is red, white, and blue, not just green.
Eric Wargotz: Invest in wind, solar, clean coal, nuclear, oil & gas.
Kelly Ayotte: Responsibly tap U.S. reserves of natural gas and oil.
Michael Bennet: Permanent tax incentives to spur renewable energy growth.
Paul Hodes: End subsidies to Big Oil; extend biomass tax credit.
Ron Johnson: The science of global warming is not settled.
Paul Hodes: End tax breaks for corporations that ship jobs overseas.
Ron Wyden: If we put up unfair barriers, other countries will do so too.
Mark Kirk: Apply campaign finance reform to corporations.
Daniel Freilich: National health insurance would improve economy.
Alexander Snitker: Repeal Patriot Act; it violates Bill of Rights.
Barbara Mikulski: Safer, stronger and smarter: provide necessary resources.
Eric Wargotz: Don't appease terrorists; no civil trials.
Marco Rubio: No greater risk than radical Islamic terrorists.
Ron Johnson: I support the Patriot Act & military tribunals.
Barbara Mikulski: Sensible approach to comprehensive immigration reform.
Charles Schumer: Secure our borders; prohibit hiring illegal aliens.
Daniel Freilich: Support AgJOBS: stable labor supply by earned legalization.
Eric Wargotz: Secure our borders; complacency is the greatest threat.
Jay Townsend: Prohibit amnesty; enhance borders; create guest workers.
Ron Johnson: I oppose blanket amnesty for illegal aliens.
Kirsten Gillibrand: End outsourcing of jobs and see "Made in America" again.
Roy Blunt: Jobs for Missouri: real, sustainable, private sector jobs.
Principles & Values|
Russell Feingold: E4 Initiative: economy, employment, energy and education.
Alexander Snitker: Repeal the 16th Amendment; add Balanced Budget Amendment.
Marco Rubio: Address market uncertainty by making Bush cuts permanent.
Marco Rubio: Invest in R&D and space exploration.
War & Peace|
Kirsten Gillibrand: Timetable for drawing down troops from Afghanistan.