| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Murray Sabrin: Federal Reserve is one big scam.
Cory Booker: MLK's dream still demands work to do, after 50 years.
Jim McGreevey: End racial profiling.
Donny DiFrancesco: Intolerance for racial profiling.
Cory Booker: Real solution to crime is addressing poverty and education.
Cory Booker: Bipartisan solution to reduce recidivism.
Donny DiFrancesco: More victims’ rights; identify sex offendors.
Cory Booker: The drug war is an abject failure.
Jim McGreevey: Supports back-to-basics and tougher standards.
Jim McGreevey: More open space protection to combat sprawl.
Donny DiFrancesco: $5M for purchasing open space.
Jeff Bell: Act on bilateral agreements with Colombia and South Korea.
Jim McGreevey: More government oversight and public advocacy.
Jeff Bell: Debated who's most supportive of gun rights.
Donny DiFrancesco: No gun permits until age 21; require ballistics ID.
Donny DiFrancesco: Prosecute gun crimes more; restrict future sales more.
Jim McGreevey: More patient rights and senior protections.
Donny DiFrancesco: More funds for senior prescriptions, charity care, Medicaid.
Donny DiFrancesco: Fund domestic terrorism preparedness.
Christie Todd Whitman: NJ should be compensated for costs associated with illegals.
Cory Booker: 1/3 of all NJ development is in Newark, where only 3% live.
Donny DiFrancesco: Develop a workplace basic skills program.
Chris Christie: Bridgegate FactCheck: Ft.Lee doesn't have 3 dedicated lanes.
Principles & Values|
Cory Booker: First African-American senator from New Jersey.
Donny DiFrancesco: Reduce taxes on retiree earnings & benefits.
Jim McGreevey: Pay down debt; less taxes on seniors.
Donny DiFrancesco: High property taxes obstruct high quality of life.
Donny DiFrancesco: Limit inheritance taxes.
Donny DiFrancesco: End the marriage tax.
War & Peace|
Donny DiFrancesco: Recognize Jerusalem as capital; honor Holocaust claims.
Welfare & Poverty|
Donny DiFrancesco: Fund welfare-to-work & exempt religious charities.