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2008 presidential race

2009 State of the Union speech
Presidential Debates: Third Obama-McCain Debate - Second Obama-McCain Debate - V.P. debate, Biden vs. Palin - First Obama-McCain Debate
Vice Presidential background materials:

Gov. Sarah Palin: Booklet - Debate - Profile - Wasilla - Governor
Sen. Joe Biden: Bio - Profile - Debates
Convention coverage:
Dems - GOP - McCain - Palin - Obama - Biden - Nader - Barr
McCain-Obama joint appearances:
Aug.16 -Jul.12 -Jun.28 -
Fox -CNN -
MtP -Ads
2008 Democratic primary debates
Apr.16 -Apr.13 -Feb.26 -Feb.21 -Feb.11 -Jan.31 -Jan.28 -Jan.21 -Jan.15 -Jan.5
2008 Republican primary debates
Feb.7 -Jan.30 -Jan.28 -Jan.24 -Jan.10 -Jan.6 -Jan.5
2008 Green primary debates
Feb.3 -Jan.13
2007 Republican primary debates
Dec.22 -Dec.12 -Dec.9 -Nov.28 -Oct.21 -Oct.9 -Sep.27 -Sep.17 -Sep.5 -Aug.5 -Jun.5 -May 15 -May 3
2007 Democratic primary debates
Dec.22 -Dec.13 -Dec.4 -Dec.1 -Nov.15 -Oct.30 -Sep.26 -Sep.20 -Sep.13 -Sep.9 -Aug.19 -Aug.9 -Aug.7 -Jul.23 -Jun.28 -Jun.3 -Apr.26 -Apr.10


Excerpts from Books by and about 2008 candidates
Sen. John McCain (R, AZ)
Why Courage Matters
Sen. Barack Obama(D, IL)
Dreams From My Father
Sen. Joe Biden (D, DE)
Promises to Keep
Gov. Sarah Palin (R, AK)
New Energy for Alaska
Rep. Bob Barr (L)
The Meaning of IS
Rep. Cynthia McKinney (G)
Green Party Debate
Ralph Nader (I)
The Good Fight
Alan Keyes (NAIP)
Our Character, Our Future

Sen. Hillary Clinton
It Takes A Village
Mayor Rudy Giuliani
Leadership
Gov. Mike Huckabee
Character Makes A Difference
Amb. Alan Keyes
Our Character, Our Future
Rep. Ron Paul
Freedom Under Siege
Gov. Mitt Romney
Turnaround

(click a book cover for excerpts and a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)

2008 Senate Candidate Questionnaire by the Business Industry Political Action Committee


BIPAC was founded in 1963 to enable more effective business participation in the political process. An independent, bipartisan organization, BIPAC provides a weekly e-mail newsletter of political intelligence and commentary.

The BIPAC Senate questionnaire includes numerous Senate candidates answering questions of interest to business readers. The BIPAC website is www.bipac.net.
    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from BIPAC 2008 Senate Candidate Questionnaire (number of quotes indicated):
  • Jim Risch (13)
  • Norm Coleman (6)
  • Roger Wicker (5)
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Corporations
   Jim Risch: Reduce corporate tax; eliminate corporate capital gains tax.
   Norm Coleman: Reduce corporate tax; eliminate corporate capital gains tax.
Energy & Oil
   Jim Risch: Yucca Mountain is the proper site for nuclear waste.
   Jim Risch: Drill offshore; drill ANWR; drill for oil shale.
   Jim Risch: No cap-&-trade; include India & China in carbon restrictions.
   Norm Coleman: Speed up nuclear plant processing; send waste to Yucca.
   Norm Coleman: Drill offshore; but donít drill ANWR.
   Roger Wicker: Speed up nuclear plant processing; send waste to Yucca.
   Roger Wicker: Drill offshore; drill ANWR; drill for oil shale.
Free Trade
   Jim Risch: Re-establish Fast Track; re-negotiate NAFTA.
   Norm Coleman: Supports Korea Trade; supports Fast Track.
Government Reform
   Jim Risch: Authored Idahoís current tort reform law.
Health Care
   Jim Risch: Private sector is best suited to manage health care.
   Roger Wicker: Private sector is best suited to manage health care.
Immigration
   Jim Risch: No comprehensive legislation; no amnesty.
   Norm Coleman: I do not support a path to citizenship.
   Roger Wicker: No comprehensive legislation; no amnesty.
Jobs
   Jim Risch: Keep secret ballot process for union elections.
   Jim Risch: Stronger workforce education; overturn ergonomic standards.
   Roger Wicker: Keep secret ballot process for union elections.
Tax Reform
   Jim Risch: High priority on keeping lower individual tax rates.
   Jim Risch: Eliminate capital gains tax & estate tax.
   Norm Coleman: Eliminate capital gains tax & estate tax.
Technology
   Jim Risch: Federally fund state infrastructure projects with no strings.


The above quotations are from 2008 Senate Candidate Questionnaire by the Business Industry Political Action Committee.

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