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Robert Sarvis: Supports embryonic stem cell research.
Robert Sarvis: Early term abortions ok, but parental consent for minors.
Budget & Economy|
George Allen: FactCheck: Vvoted against the Alaskan Bridge to Nowhere.
Robert Sarvis: Supports gay marriage.
Robert Sarvis: Opposes affirmative action.
James Webb: Supports civil unions; opposes constitutional ban.
John McCain: Support evangelism but donít pander to evangelical leaders.
Robert Sarvis: End ALL government subsidies of specific industries.
Robert Sarvis: Reverse the militarization of law-enforcement tactics.
Bob McDonnell: Tough punishment and no parole works.
Robert Sarvis: Capital punishment should be legal but rare.
Bob McDonnell: Tough statutes and sentences; but also re-entry programs.
Robert Sarvis: Legalize marijuana & decriminalize harder drugs.
Bob McDonnell: Tough sentences for dealers; but new drug courts too.
Robert Sarvis: Bad schools persist because politicians are in charge.
Robert Sarvis: Supports vouchers, tax credit, charters, & parental triggers.
Bob McDonnell: Top Jobs for the 21st Century: STEM-H degrees.
Bob McDonnell: Zero tolerance policy for failing schools.
Mark Warner: Involve whole communities in schools.
Energy & Oil|
Bob McDonnell: Replace gas tax with sales and use tax.
Robert Sarvis: Humans cause climate change, but don't regulate CO2.
Robert Sarvis: No open space funding, but environmental harm regulations ok.
Bob McDonnell: $5 million for open space land conservation.
Bob McDonnell: Trade missions worked in London, Shanghai, and Mumbai.
Bob McDonnell: Compete more vigorously to attract jobs from abroad.
Robert Sarvis: No limit on campaign contributions; limit government instead.
James Webb: Increasing number of lobbyists is a problem.
John McCain: Replace battle of bucks with battle of ideas.
Robert Sarvis: Gun-control measures fail to reduce violent crime.
Robert Sarvis: Focus on catastrophic insurance & cash subsidies.
Mark Warner: Answer seniorsí questions with ďSenior NavigatorĒ.
Bob McDonnell: In-state tuition for all members of Virginia National Guard.
James Webb: Supports donít ask, donít tell rule for military.
Harris Miller: Tamper-proof ID card; limited enforcement against employers.
Bob McDonnell: Campaign bumper sticker: "Bob's for Jobs".
Bob McDonnell: $38 million to spur job creation in targeted programs.
Principles & Values|
Bob McDonnell: Create a Commonwealth of Opportunity for all Virginians.
John McCain: Faith bridges unbridgeable gaps in humanity.
Tim Kaine: No dangerous privatization schemes for Social Security.
Bob McDonnell: 5% additional retirement contribution from state employees.
Robert Sarvis: Eliminate or dramatically reduce the income tax.
Bob McDonnell: I will veto any bill or budget which raises taxes.
Robert Sarvis: 21st-century transportation policy based on user-pays.
Bob McDonnell: $14B on 900 transportation projects, including more Amtrak.
Bob McDonnell: $4 billion for 6-year highway and rail project plan.
War & Peace|
Bob McDonnell: 230 Virginians gave lives for War on Terror, including Iraq.
James Webb: It was a mistake to go to Iraq; said so before Senate vote.