OnTheIssues.org
Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 On the issues:   David Trone   House   Match    |   MD Governor:  Alec Ross  Ben Jealous  Ian Schlakman  Larry Hogan  Martin O`Malley  Maya Cummings  Richard Madaleno  Robert Ehrlich  Shawn Quinn   Maryland Senators:  Arvin Vohra  Benjamin Cardin  Chelsea Manning  Chris Van Hollen  Donna Edwards  Kathy Szeliga  Margaret Flowers  Michael Steele  Richard Douglas  Sam Faddis  Tony Campbell 

The Web
OnTheIssues.org
Maryland House
David Trone
(Democrat, district 6)
On the issues>>

Contact David Trone

HouseMatch

Take the Quiz!

MD politicians

Wikipedia

Ballotpedia

AmericansElect

MyOcracy Quiz

Huffington Post Quiz

Senate races

SpeakOut!
Use a SpeakOut selector to define the choices on the causes and issues you care about.
Use a Selector
Read about the issues.
The Issues


2018 Senate Races

(winners marked) AL(2017):
Strange(R) vs.Moore(R) vs.Jones(D)
AZ: Flake(R) vs. Ward(R) vs.Sinema(D) vs.Abboud(D) vs.McSally(R) vs.Arpaio(R) vs.Marks(L)
CA: Feinstein(D) vs. Eisen(D) vs. Sanchez?(D) vs. Garcetti?(D) vs.de_Leon(D)
CT: Murphy(D) vs.Adams(D) vs.Corey(R)
DE: Carper(D) vs.Arlett(R) vs.Boyce(R) vs.Truono(R) vs.Janowski(I)
FL: Nelson(D) vs. Jolly(R) vs. Lopez-Cantera(R) vs.Scott(R) vs.Janowski(I) vs.Invictus(R)
HI: Hirono(D) vs.McDermott(R) vs.Pirkowski(D) vs.Curtis(R)
IN: Donnelly(D) vs. Hurt(R) vs.Messer(R) vs.Rokita(R) vs.Braun(R) vs.Straw(P)
MA: Warren(D) vs. Ayyadurai(I) vs.Waters(R) vs.Lindstrom(R) vs.Diehl(R) vs.Wellman(R) vs.Kingston(R)
MD: Cardin(D) vs.Vohra(L) vs.Manning(D) vs.Faddis(R) vs.Campbell(R)
ME: King(I) vs.Brakey(R) vs.Lyons(L) vs.Ringelstein(D)
MI: Stabenow(D) vs. Bouchard?(R) vs.Young(R) vs.Squier(G) vs.James(R)
MN-2: Franken(D) vs.Smith(D) vs.Housley(R)
MN-6: Klobuchar(D) vs.Newberger(R) vs.Overby(G)
MO: McCaskill(D) vs.Petersen(R) vs.Monetti(R) vs.Hawley(R) vs.Earl(D)
MS-2: Hyde-Smith(R) vs.Espy(D) vs.Reeves(R) vs.McDaniel(R)
MS-6: Wicker(R) vs.Bohren(D) vs.Baria(D)
MT: Tester(D) vs.Olszewski(R) vs.Rosendale(R)
ND: Heitkamp(D) vs.Peyer(D) vs.Campbell(R) vs.Cramer(R)
NE: Fischer(R) vs.Raybould(D)
NJ: Menendez(D) vs.Pezzullo(R) vs.Hugin(R) vs.Sabrin(L)
NM: Heinrich(D) vs.Rich(R) vs. Sanchez?(R) vs.Johnson(L)
NV: Heller(R) vs.Tarkanian(R) vs.Rosen(D)
NY: Gillibrand(D) vs.Webber(R) vs.Farley(R) vs.Noren(D)
OH: Brown(D) vs. Mandel(R) vs.Renacci(R) vs.Gibbons(R)
PA: Casey(D) vs.Barletta(R) vs.Christiana(R) vs.Saccone(R)
RI: Whitehouse(D) vs.Flanders(R) vs.Nardolillo(R)
TN: Corker(R) vs.Mackler(D) vs.Crim(D) vs.Blackburn(R) vs.Bredesen(D) vs.Fincher(R)
TX: Cruz(R) vs.O`Rourke(D)
UT: Hatch(R) vs. McMullin?(R) vs. Romney(R) vs.Wilson(D) vs.Bowden(L)
VA: Kaine(D) vs.Freitas(R) vs.Stewart(R)
VT: Sanders(I) vs. Giordano(D) vs.MacGovern(D) vs.Milne(D) vs.Paige(R) vs.Zupan(R)
WA: Cantwell(D) vs.Ferguson(D) vs.Hutchison(R) vs.Luke(L) vs.Strider(L)
WI: Baldwin(D) vs.Vukmir(R)
WV: Manchin(D) vs. Raese(R) vs.Jenkins(R) vs.Blankenship(I) vs.Morrisey(R) vs.Swearengin(D)
WY: Barrasso(R) vs.Trauner(D)
Senate incumbents

SenateMatch (matching quiz)
Senate Votes (analysis)

2017 House special elections
(The following members of the 115th Congress are resigning to take Cabinet positions):
Becerra(D-CA-34)
Price(R-GA-6)
Pompeo(R-KS-4)
Zinke(R-MT-0)
Mulvaney(R-SC-5)

115th Congress:
House incumbents

HouseMatch
House Votes

Book Excerpts
(Candidate quotations organized by topic)

Fun Stuff
Social Networking sites for OnTheIssues:
FaceBook
YouTube
MySpace
On The Issues

Promote Your Page Too
Prez-Veep-Senator
Our associated Yahoo discussion group
Our iPhone App
iPhone App with ads (free)
Our iPhone App
Same App without ads ($1.99)

Site Map
Home
(Main page)
Issues
(Organized by topic)
Candidates
(Organized by candidate)
Recent
(Most recent quotations)
Issue Grid
(Summary by topic)
Archives
(Debate and book excerpts)
VoteMatch
(Presidential Selector and Political Affiliation 20-question quiz)
The Forum
(Your views on the candidates and the issues)
Letters
(Other viewers' letters)
Write Us
(Your feedback to us)

Archives


Survey of 2018 House campaign websites

News coverage of 2018 House elections

League of Women Voters 2018 House

League of Women Voters

(click a picture above for excerpts or other books and debates by or about David_Trone)
  
International Issues  Domestic Issues   Economic Issues  Social Issues 
Foreign Policy Gun Control Budget & Economy Education
Homeland Security Crime Government Reform   Civil Rights
War & Peace Drugs Tax Reform Abortion
Free Trade Health Care Social Security Families & Children
Immigration  Technology Corporations Welfare & Poverty
Energy & Oil  Environment Jobs Principles & Values
David Trone on Abortion
Click here for 2 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Fight for women's right to choose; he's 100% pro-choice. (Oct 2018)
  • Pro-choice, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Budget & Economy
Click here for the full quote on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • PVS:Federal spending for economic stimulus. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Civil Rights
Click here for background on Civil Rights.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
David Trone on Corporations
Click here for 2 full quotes on Corporations OR background on Corporations.
  • Repeal the GOP tax cut given to big corporations. (Oct 2018)
  • PVS:Lower corporate taxes don't promote economic growth. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Crime
Click here for 2 full quotes on Crime OR background on Crime.
  • History of working with ACLU to help reform justice system. (Oct 2018)
  • Criminal justice system discriminates against minorities. (Sep 2018)
David Trone on Drugs
Click here for 2 full quotes on Drugs OR background on Drugs.
  • We can't accept government's response to fight opioid crisis. (Oct 2018)
  • Every day we don't act on opioid crisis, more people die. (Sep 2018)
David Trone on Education
Click here for 2 full quotes on Education OR background on Education.
  • Recruit, train, and retain high quality teachers. (Oct 2018)
  • PVS:Federal education standards in all states. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Energy & Oil
Click here for 4 full quotes on Energy & Oil OR background on Energy & Oil.
  • Renewable solar energy is proven source; continue investment. (Oct 2018)
  • Invest in green technology to fight climate change. (Sep 2018)
  • PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar. (Aug 2018)
  • PVS:Regulate greenhouse gas emissions. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Environment
Click here for the full quote on Environment OR background on Environment.
  • Against proposal to cut EPA budget by $2.5B. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on Families & Children
Click here for the full quote on Families & Children OR background on Families & Children.
  • Supports the Childcare for Working Families Act. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on Foreign Policy
Click here for background on Foreign Policy.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
David Trone on Free Trade
Click here for the full quote on Free Trade OR background on Free Trade.
  • Grow economy through fair trade agreements, not trade war. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on Government Reform
Click here for 2 full quotes on Government Reform OR background on Government Reform.
  • Citizen's United must be overturned; we need transparency. (Oct 2018)
  • PVS:Regulate campaign donations from corporations. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Gun Control
Click here for 2 full quotes on Gun Control OR background on Gun Control.
  • Work with both parties to pass common sense gun control. (Oct 2018)
  • Support gun-control, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Health Care
Click here for 3 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Close Medicaid coverage gap and expand it into all 50 states. (Oct 2018)
  • ObamaCare made progress; now expand to all. (Sep 2018)
  • Repeal ObamaCare, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Homeland Security
Click here for the full quote on Homeland Security OR background on Homeland Security.
  • Veterans deserve aid; empty thank you's aren't helping them. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on Immigration
Click here for 4 full quotes on Immigration OR background on Immigration.
  • Advocate for immigrants; supports pathway to citizenship. (Oct 2018)
  • Oppose mass deportations & travel bans; support DACA & TPS. (Sep 2018)
  • Opposes border wall, according to CC survey. (Aug 2018)
  • PVS:Let illegal immigrants apply for citizenship. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Jobs
Click here for 2 full quotes on Jobs OR background on Jobs.
  • Fight for equal pay for women and paid family leave. (Oct 2018)
  • Increase minimum wage; then tie to inflation. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on Principles & Values
Click here for background on Principles & Values.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
David Trone on Social Security
Click here for the full quote on Social Security OR background on Social Security.
  • Social Security works but needs cap raised on taxable wages. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on Tax Reform
Click here for 3 full quotes on Tax Reform OR background on Tax Reform.
  • An equitable tax system means wealthy pay fair share. (Oct 2018)
  • Trump tax cuts worsen income inequality. (Sep 2018)
  • PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget. (Aug 2018)
David Trone on Technology
Click here for the full quote on Technology OR background on Technology.
  • Infrastructure 2.0 Act: set up bank to fund repairs. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on War & Peace
Click here for the full quote on War & Peace OR background on War & Peace.
  • Strong advocate for our valued ally, the State of Israel. (Oct 2018)
David Trone on Welfare & Poverty
Click here for background on Welfare & Poverty.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.


VoteMatch Responses
(Click here for VoteMatch quiz)
VoteMatch Question & Answer
(Click on question for explanation and background)
Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Fight for women's right to choose; he's 100% pro-choice: Strongly Favors topic 1
Pro-choice, according to PVS survey: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Fight for equal pay for women and paid family leave: Strongly Favors topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Close Medicaid coverage gap and expand it into all 50 states: Strongly Favors topic 5
ObamaCare made progress; now expand to all: Strongly Favors topic 5
Repeal ObamaCare, according to PVS survey: Favors topic 5
Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Social Security works but needs cap raised on taxable wages: Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Recruit, train, and retain high quality teachers: Opposes topic 7
PVS:Federal education standards in all states: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+2 points on Social scale)
Against proposal to cut EPA budget by $2.5B: Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
History of working with ACLU to help reform justice system: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Criminal justice system discriminates against minorities: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Work with both parties to pass common sense gun control: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Support gun-control, according to PVS survey: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
An equitable tax system means wealthy pay fair share: Strongly Favors topic 11
Repeal the GOP tax cut given to big corporations: Strongly Favors topic 11
Trump tax cuts worsen income inequality: Strongly Favors topic 11
PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget: Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
Advocate for immigrants; supports pathway to citizenship: Strongly Favors topic 12
Oppose mass deportations & travel bans; support DACA & TPS: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes border wall, according to CC survey: Favors topic 12
PVS:Let illegal immigrants apply for citizenship: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Grow economy through fair trade agreements, not trade war: Opposes topic 13
No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Veterans deserve aid; empty thank you's aren't helping them: Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Citizen's United must be overturned; we need transparency: Strongly Favors topic 16
PVS:Regulate campaign donations from corporations: Favors topic 16
Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-3 points on Social scale)
Strong advocate for our valued ally, the State of Israel: Opposes topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Renewable solar energy is proven source; continue investment: Strongly Favors topic 18
Invest in green technology to fight climate change: Strongly Favors topic 18
PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar: Strongly Favors topic 18
PVS:Regulate greenhouse gas emissions: Strongly Favors topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+2 points on Social scale)
We can't accept government's response to fight opioid crisis: Opposes topic 19
Every day we don't act on opioid crisis, more people die: Opposes topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Infrastructure 2.0 Act: set up bank to fund repairs: Strongly Favors topic 20
PVS:Federal spending for economic stimulus: Strongly Favors topic 20

David Trone is a Populist-Leaning Liberal.
Click here for explanation of political philosophy.
Click here for VoteMatch quiz.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  

Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Books + Debates | Senate | VoteMatch | About Us | Contact OnTheIssues | Contact David_Trone

Contact David_Trone:

* Official Contacts
 

* Candidate Profile
* Contact OnTheIssues:

submit @ OnTheIssues . org
OnTheIssues reports on issues, and has no contacts with campaigns except as linked above.
Mail
Send donations or submit quotations to:
On The Issues
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140
Logo
Copyright 1999-2016
by OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.




WM_logo Written by
WebMerchants


IWP_logo Powered by
Instant Web Page
Page last updated: Feb 06, 2019

Reproduction of material from any OnTheIssues.org pages without written permission is prohibited.
Copyright © 1999-2018 OnTheIssues.org , all rights reserved.
OnTheIssues.org 1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630, Cambridge MA 02140

E-mail us at:submit at OnTheIssues.org
(Editorial staff, for news and corrections)
Business information (Dr. Naomi Lichtenberg, for partnerships and advertising)
Political information (Jesse Gordon, for content and technical matters)
About Us (We report about campaigns; please don't write us if you want to reach any campaign!)
  Newsletter     Signup  
Email:
  
Zip:
    
Or click for More Info.
    






A Snopes Media Group Publication. Privacy Policy Terms of Use