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Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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State of Mississippi Politicians: Archives

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    from State of Mississippi Archives (number of quotes indicated):
  • Chris McDaniel (18) Republican challenger Mississippi
  • Dick Cheney (2) Former Republican Vice President
  • Erik Fleming (2) Democratic Challenger (2008) Mississippi
  • Haley Barbour (6) Mississippi Former Republican Governor (2004-2012)
  • Phil Bryant (15) Mississippi Republican Governor
  • Ronnie Musgrove (10) Mississippi Former Democratic Governor (2000-2003)
  • Thad Cochran (4) Republican Sr Senator Mississippi
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    Chris McDaniel: Require doctor's prescription to get an abortion.
    Chris McDaniel: Unborn children are children.
    Haley Barbour: We made MS the safest state for an unborn child.
Budget & Economy
    Chris McDaniel: Era of big spending is over; age of appropriations must end.
    Chris McDaniel: Those in D.C. don't appear to be listening.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Attract new businesses; develop existing ones.
Civil Rights
    Chris McDaniel: Dems want homosexual marriage legal in all 50 states.
    Haley Barbour: Proud of MS's highest vote in US for traditional marriage.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Ban gay couples from adopting.
    Phil Bryant: Tax relief from delayed-accelerated tax payment.
    Haley Barbour: $7.3M for state trooper school.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Teach prisoners skills by building senior housing.
    Phil Bryant: Drug courts work; fully fund them.
    Haley Barbour: Fight the scourge of illegal narcotics with a vengeance.
    Chris McDaniel: Give students right to organize religious groups at school.
    Phil Bryant: Privately funded Opportunity Scholarship for failing schools.
    Phil Bryant: $15M for literacy; and merit pay for teachers.
    Chris McDaniel: Increase number of charter schools statewide.
    Haley Barbour: Expand charter schools; expand dual enrollment.
    Erik Fleming: Supports charters, vouchers, and home-schooling.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Remove the 5% cap on teacher pay.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Universities: settle the Ayers Case.
Energy & Oil
    Phil Bryant: Support energy development and investment.
    Chris McDaniel: Supported Katrina relief, but some funds were misspent.
    Chris McDaniel: Uphold property rights; oppose Supreme Court's Kelo decision.
    Thad Cochran: The Quiet Persuader: Got $29B for Katrina rebuilding.
Families & Children
    Phil Bryant: Healthy Teens for a Better Mississippi: 2-parent families.
    Chris McDaniel: Hip-hop culture values prison more than college.
Foreign Policy
    Chris McDaniel: Opposed Sec. Def. Hagel as "too soft on Iran".
Government Reform
    Thad Cochran: OpEd: Earmarked spending brings federal funds to Mississippi.
    Chris McDaniel: Require photo ID to vote.
Gun Control
    Chris McDaniel: Blames rising gun violence on "hip-hop" culture.
    Chris McDaniel: Preserve the rights of gun owners.
Health Care
    Phil Bryant: ObamaCare adds 300,000 entitlements; get people off Medicaid.
    Phil Bryant: Expand MS School of Medicine; 1,000 new doctors by 2025.
    Erik Fleming: Supports tax-free medical savings accounts.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Protect Mississippi’s Health Care Trust Fund.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Enrolled 50,000 in the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Medical Education Scholarships for rural doctors.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Invest in state employees’ health plan, despite budget.
Homeland Security
    Phil Bryant: Veterans treatment courts: 2nd chance for convicted vets.
    Chris McDaniel: Why are Muslims never portrayed as villains by Hollywood?
    Chris McDaniel: Waterboarding was effective on suspected 9/11 terrorists.
    Dick Cheney: Steady, focused, relentless campaign against US enemies.
    Ronnie Musgrove: Favors death penalty for terrorists.
    Phil Bryant: My first job: every Mississippian who wants a job has one.
Local Issues
    Phil Bryant: Year of the Creative Economy: a Mississippi Homecoming.
Principles & Values
    Phil Bryant: Four fundamental beliefs guide our plan for the future.
    Phil Bryant: Add 'In God We Trust' to Mississippi State Seal.
    Chris McDaniel: Tied to Tea Party and endorsed by conservative groups.
    Thad Cochran: First elected in 1978; still undecided about 2014 retirement.
Tax Reform
    Haley Barbour: Cut budget by $700M, instead of raising taxes.
    Phil Bryant: Diabetes Telehealth Initiative for complex coordinated care.
War & Peace
    Dick Cheney: Iraq is the central front in the war on terror.
Welfare & Poverty
    Chris McDaniel: No welfare state: "I'm not going to do anything for you".
    Phil Bryant: Focus on jobs for those who need public assistance.

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