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Joe Biden on Corporations
Vice President; previously Democratic Senator (DE)
Click here for 10 full quotes by Joe Biden OR click here for Joe Biden on other issues.
  • Same rules for Wall Street as for Main Street. (Oct 2012)
  • Auto bailout saved a million American jobs. (Sep 2012)
  • We bet on the auto industry; 400,000 new jobs means we won. (Mar 2012)
  • We’ve yielded to corporate America on trade. (Dec 2007)
  • OpEd: beholden to corporations because so many based in DE. (Nov 2007)
  • Take burden off corporations so jobs stay in US. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 32% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Mike Bloomberg on Corporations
Mayor of New York City (Independent)
Click here for 3 full quotes by Mike Bloomberg OR click here for Mike Bloomberg on other issues.
  • Wooed Goldman Sachs to NYC with $1.65 billion in tax breaks. (Oct 2005)
  • Built up a $1.3B company from scratch over 20 years. (Aug 2001)
  • Given $10M upon being fired from Salomon Brothers in 1981. (Aug 2001)
John Bolton on Corporations
Click here for John Bolton on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jeb Bush on Corporations
Republican FL Governor; V.P. prospect
Click here for 9 full quotes by Jeb Bush OR click here for Jeb Bush on other issues.
  • Stop rewarding portfolio Americans over paycheck Americans. (Oct 2013)
  • Champion enterprise zones and business deregulation. (Mar 2013)
  • Auto bailout was government intervening; bank bailout was ok. (Jun 2012)
  • Touchdown Jacksonville: Bring pro football to Florida. (Feb 2007)
  • $310M in stimulus money to start Scripps biotech facility. (Feb 2007)
  • Cutting taxes on job creators benefits everyone. (Feb 2007)
  • OpEd: Profited on Enron while FL lost $300M. (Jan 2007)
  • Repeal the mandatory helmet law for motorcyclists. (Jun 2000)
  • Fight corporate welfare: snouts out of public trough. (Nov 1995)
Ben Carson on Corporations
Click here for 2 full quotes by Ben Carson OR click here for Ben Carson on other issues.
  • Tithing teaches about not hoarding as capitalist greed. (Jan 2012)
  • Highest corporate tax rate causes highest national debt. (Jan 2012)
Hillary Clinton on Corporations
Secretary of State; previously Democratic Senator (NY)
Click here for 22 full quotes by Hillary Clinton OR click here for Hillary Clinton on other issues.
  • Take back $55B in Bush’s industry give-aways. (Apr 2008)
  • FactCheck: Pushed Wal-Mart for women managers & environment. (Jan 2008)
  • World Bank should impose rules on sovereign wealth funds. (Jan 2008)
  • Bush defanged the Consumer Product Safety Commission. (Dec 2007)
  • FactCheck: Yes, Bush shrunk CPSC; but it shrank before Bush. (Dec 2007)
  • Outraged at CEO compensation. (Oct 2007)
  • Stop bankruptcies to get rid of pension responsibilities. (Aug 2007)
  • Enough with corporate welfare; enough with golden parachutes. (Jun 2007)
  • Close lobbyists’ revolving door; end no-bid contracts. (Jun 2007)
  • 1976 Rose Law: Fought for industry against electric rate cut. (Jun 2007)
  • Corporate lawyer at Rose Law while Bill was Attorney General. (Jun 2007)
  • Corporate elite treat working-class America as invisible. (Apr 2007)
  • Companies get rewarded with hard-working people left hanging. (Mar 2007)
  • 1980s: Loved Wal-Mart's "Buy America" program. (Jun 2004)
  • 1970s: Potential conflict of interest when GM sued Arkansas. (Nov 1997)
  • Businesses play social role in US; gov’t oversight required. (Sep 1996)
  • Family-friendly work policies are good for business. (Sep 1996)
  • Angry at unacceptable acquiescence to greed in the 1980s. (Jun 1994)
  • Serving on boards provides ties but requires defending too. (Aug 1993)
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 35% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Ted Cruz on Corporations
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    No stance on record.
Andrew Cuomo on Corporations
Democratic Governor
Click here for 2 full quotes by Andrew Cuomo OR click here for Andrew Cuomo on other issues.
  • Innovation Hot Spots: tax-free incubator zones. (Jan 2013)
  • Prevent landlords from avoiding rent regulation. (Jan 2012)
Rahm Emanuel on Corporations
Democratic Rep. (IL-5); Chief of Staff-Designee
Click here for 5 full quotes by Rahm Emanuel OR click here for Rahm Emanuel on other issues.
  • Some areas of Michigan have it worse than Great Depression. (May 2010)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 39% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
Newt Gingrich on Corporations
Former Republican Representative (GA-6) and Speaker of the House
Click here for 8 full quotes by Newt Gingrich OR click here for Newt Gingrich on other issues.
  • Mitt Romney's economic stances compared to Newt's. (Feb 2012)
  • Businesses focus on customers; apply Lean Six Sigma to gov't. (Nov 2011)
  • Chrysler bankruptcy bailout was politically rigged. (May 2010)
  • Big business uses government to protect itself from rivals. (May 2010)
  • Cut corporate taxes to 12.5%. (May 2010)
  • 2002 Sarbanes-Oxley Act drives IPOs out of the US. (Dec 2007)
  • Learn from multinationals about global competitiveness. (Jul 1996)
  • Bureaucracy & litigation are enemies of entrepreneurship. (Jun 1995)
Nikki Haley on Corporations
Click here for 6 full quotes by Nikki Haley OR click here for Nikki Haley on other issues.
  • My parents built business into a multimillion dollar company. (Aug 2012)
  • Government makes it harder for struggling small business. (Apr 2012)
  • OpEd: Business-friendliness starts with competitive taxes. (Apr 2012)
  • Government creates conditions; entrepreneurs create jobs. (Apr 2012)
  • Reduce red tape; time is money. (Jan 2011)
  • Eliminate business taxes, starting with corporate income tax. (Nov 2010)
Mike Huckabee on Corporations
Former Republican AR Governor; possible draft candidate
Click here for 5 full quotes by Mike Huckabee OR click here for Mike Huckabee on other issues.
  • Corporate taxes are stupid; they just get embedded in prices. (Nov 2008)
  • Regulations burden small business more than large companies. (Nov 2008)
  • 80% of all jobs in this country come from small business. (Jan 2008)
  • Wal-Mart is case study in genius of American marketplace. (Jan 2007)
  • Consumerism is addictive but tranquility is immaterial. (Oct 2000)
Jon Huntsman on Corporations
Republican UT Governor
Click here for 6 full quotes by Jon Huntsman OR click here for Jon Huntsman on other issues.
  • Wipe clean all corporate welfare loopholes and deductions. (Oct 2011)
  • Phase out all of the corporate welfare subsidies. (Sep 2011)
  • Clean out corporate welfare and subsidies from the tax code. (Sep 2011)
  • Utah was best state for businesses AND for jobs. (Sep 2011)
  • EPA's regulatory reign of terror prevents building in USA. (Aug 2011)
  • Aggressively pro-business agenda as governor. (Jan 2011)
Bobby Jindal on Corporations
Republican Governor; previously Representative (LA-1)
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  • Eliminated burdensome business taxes. (Apr 2013)
  • We paid companies, via loopholes, to not pay corporate tax. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
Gary Johnson on Corporations
Libertarian presidential nominee; former Republican NM Governor
Click here for 5 full quotes by Gary Johnson OR click here for Gary Johnson on other issues.
  • Built Big J Enterprises into leading construction company. (Aug 2012)
  • Visited Occupy Wall Street; we need radical surgery. (Feb 2012)
  • Started a one-man handyman business; grew it to 1,000 people. (Sep 2011)
  • Eliminate corporate income tax as real way to create jobs. (Jun 2011)
  • Lower the tax burden; eliminate corporate tax. (May 2011)
Peter King on Corporations
Rep./Ind./Cons./Right-To-Life Representative (NY-3)
Click here for 9 full quotes by Peter King OR click here for Peter King on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 83% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 29% by UFCW, indicating a mixed management/labor voting record. (May 2012)
Martin O`Malley on Corporations
Democrat
Click here for Martin O`Malley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Barack Obama on Corporations
Democratic incumbent President; IL Senator (2004-2008)
Click here for 40 full quotes by Barack Obama OR click here for Barack Obama on other issues.
  • If we had let GM go bankrupt, we'd be buying Chinese cars. (Oct 2012)
  • Lower tax rate to 25% and incentivize investment at home. (Oct 2012)
  • End $4B tax break for shipping jobs overseas. (Oct 2012)
  • End tax breaks to corporations that ship jobs overseas. (Sep 2012)
  • You can't build a business on your own; we're in it together. (Jul 2012)
  • End deduction for outsourcing jobs; tax outsourcing instead. (Jan 2012)
  • At a certain point, you've made enough money. (Dec 2011)
  • Michelle Obama: Work for community, not corporate America. (Dec 2011)
  • $4,000 tax credit for companies who hire unemployed workers. (Sep 2011)
  • Now business can write off the full cost of new investments. (Jan 2011)
  • Lower corporate tax rate; pay for it by closing loopholes. (Jan 2011)
  • OpEd: Overturn Court's campaign financing ruling in Congress. (Jan 2010)
  • American elections shouldn't be bankrolled by corporations. (Jan 2010)
  • FactCheck: Many steps until companies can bankroll elections. (Jan 2010)
  • Special interests dominate day-to-day legislative activity. (Nov 2009)
  • OpEd: Wall Street wealth comes from increasing gov't role. (Nov 2009)
  • No capital gains tax on earnings under $250K. (Oct 2008)
  • High corporate tax rate is offset by numerous loopholes. (Sep 2008)
  • We still need corporate ethics & vigilant government. (Jul 2008)
  • Enforce against insider trading & market manipulation. (Jul 2008)
  • Regulate institutions for what they do, not what they are. (Jul 2008)
  • Cap the farm subsidies for Fortune 500 companies. (Dec 2007)
  • End tax breaks for companies that send jobs overseas. (Aug 2007)
  • Hold corporations responsible for pensions & work conditions. (Aug 2007)
  • Tax incentives for corporate responsibility. (Jun 2004)
  • Close tax loopholes for US companies relocating abroad. (Jun 2004)

    Corporate Bailout

  • Letting Detroit go bankrupt the Romney way wouldn't work. (Oct 2012)
  • Toughest reforms on Wall Street since the 1930s. (Oct 2012)
  • We bailed out auto industry, but today they're back. (Jan 2012)
  • OpEd: Bailouts of GM & Wall Street are crony capitalism. (Nov 2010)
  • Better to force auto bankruptcy than force out of business. (May 2010)
  • Bank bonuses while receiving TARP were irresponsible. (May 2010)
  • OpEd: Establish power to seize companies "too big to fail". (Apr 2010)
  • Lend $30B in TARP repayments to small businesses. (Jan 2010)
  • We both cut taxes; but McCain offers $200B to corporations. (Oct 2008)
  • We need Wall Street responsibility BEFORE financial crises. (Sep 2008)

    Voting Record

  • REAL USA Plan: Reward companies that create domestic jobs. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Prevent money laundering by disclosing corporate owners. (May 2008)
Sarah Palin on Corporations
Republican Governor (AK); 2008 nominee for Vice President
Click here for 7 full quotes by Sarah Palin OR click here for Sarah Palin on other issues.
  • I fought against crony capitalism as governor. (Nov 2010)
  • Adopt a pro-market agenda that invites competition. (Feb 2010)
  • Small businesses have to be brave enough to fail. (Nov 2009)
  • FactCheck: No, Obama’s plan won’t tax millions of businesses. (Oct 2008)
  • Wall Street violated public trust & caused mortgage crisis. (Sep 2008)
  • Governor must act as effective CEO on behalf of Alaskans. (Nov 2006)
  • Encourage small business growth by reducing business taxes. (Nov 2006)
Deval Patrick on Corporations
Democrat
Click here for 5 full quotes by Deval Patrick OR click here for Deval Patrick on other issues.
  • Opportunity requires growth, and growth requires investment. (Jan 2013)
  • Local capital for local biz, & state pays for infrastructure. (Sep 2006)
  • Regulation at the speed of business. (Sep 2005)
  • Access to start-up capital for small businesses. (Sep 2005)
  • Focused on fair lending practices in Clinton Admin. (Jan 1997)
Rand Paul on Corporations
Click here for 5 full quotes by Rand Paul OR click here for Rand Paul on other issues.
  • Cut corporate tax in half to create millions of jobs. (Feb 2013)
  • Punishing the rich means the poor lose their jobs. (Aug 2012)
  • Obama's "You didn't build that" insults American workers. (Aug 2012)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Mar 2012)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Rick Perry on Corporations
Republican Governor (TX)
Click here for 4 full quotes by Rick Perry OR click here for Rick Perry on other issues.
  • Capitalism creates jobs; vulture capitalism kills jobs. (Jan 2012)
  • Reduce business' tax burden & regulatory climate. (Sep 2011)
  • Free up small businessmen and -women to risk capital. (Sep 2011)
  • Texas is the land of freedom from over-regulation. (Sep 2011)
Rob Portman on Corporations
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (OH-2)
Click here for 5 full quotes by Rob Portman OR click here for Rob Portman on other issues.
  • More than 70 company tours & plant visits, to stay in touch. (Oct 2010)
  • More favorable policy: encourage business development. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 97% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Condoleezza Rice on Corporations
Secretary of State
Click here for Condoleezza Rice on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mitt Romney on Corporations
Former Republican Governor (MA); presidential nominee-apparent
Click here for 35 full quotes by Mitt Romney OR click here for Mitt Romney on other issues.
  • I wanted to help the auto industry, not liquidate it. (Oct 2012)
  • Bankruptcy would have allowed Detroit to come out stronger. (Oct 2012)
  • OpEd: Romney at Bain Capital sent jobs to China. (Oct 2012)
  • You raise taxes on business and you kill jobs. (Oct 2012)
  • There is no tax break for shipping jobs overseas. (Oct 2012)
  • Replace Dodd-Frank; it helps big banks & hurts small ones. (Oct 2012)
  • Redistribution doesn't create jobs; free enterprise does. (Sep 2012)
  • In America, we celebrate success; we don't attack it. (Aug 2012)
  • Successful risk-taking lets others launch new dreams. (Aug 2012)
  • We should have forced automakers into managed bankruptcies. (Feb 2012)
  • Capitalism works; free enterprise works; & profit works. (Jan 2012)
  • Rick Perry's corporate policy stances compared to Romney's. (Jan 2012)
  • 1994 labor strike: no insurance for part-time employees. (Nov 2011)
  • Adopt reasonable compensation incentives for CEOs. (Nov 2011)
  • Everything corporations earn also goes to people. (Nov 2011)
  • No individual bailouts; but preserve financial system. (Oct 2011)
  • Big banks handle massive regulations; small banks get killed. (Oct 2011)
  • America needs a conservative businessman to recover economy. (Sep 2011)
  • Corporations are people. (Aug 2011)
  • Corporations won't send jobs overseas if tax rates lowered. (Mar 2010)
  • TARP should not be used for auto company bailouts. (Feb 2009)
  • Key to economic stimulus: get companies to buy more stuff. (Jan 2008)
  • Reduce corporate tax rate--we have 2nd highest in world. (Jan 2008)
  • You don’t help the wage-earner by attacking the wage-payer. (Jan 2008)
  • FactCheck: Closed $174M in corporate tax loopholes. (Jan 2008)
  • Don’t apply Sec. 404 of Sarbanes-Oxley to smaller companies. (Oct 2007)
  • Company’s culture must align with mission, or mission fails. (Aug 2004)
  • Piracy protection key to selling Olympic sponsorships. (Aug 2004)

    Bain Capital

  • The Bain Way: data-driven analysis. (Jan 2012)
  • At Bain Capital, made money on 35 out of 68 projects. (Jan 2012)
  • 1980s: Leveraged buyout profit from increased corporate debt. (Jan 2012)
  • I was CEO at mainstream businesses, not Wall St. (Oct 2011)
  • Net-net, Bain Capital created tens of thousands of new jobs. (Oct 2011)
  • Spun off Bain Capital from Bain Consulting & earned fortune. (Aug 2007)
  • Approach to business as “Bainiac”: meritocracy & results. (Mar 2007)
Marco Rubio on Corporations
Click here for 14 full quotes by Marco Rubio OR click here for Marco Rubio on other issues.
  • The banks caused the mortgage crisis and we bailed them out. (Mar 2013)
  • Lower corporate tax rate; it's the highest in the world. (Feb 2013)
  • Accused of rigging bidding process for Turnpike concessions. (Jun 2012)
  • End double-taxes: capital gains; dividends; & inheritance. (Jun 2012)
  • Antigambling, based on seeing "another side" as kid in Vegas. (Jun 2012)
  • 2004: Pushed $60M tax subsidy for Marlins baseball stadium. (Jun 2012)
  • Accused of sweetheart deal: $200K profit on sale of house. (Jun 2012)
  • AGREE Act: small business write-offs for capital purchases. (Jun 2012)
  • Most countries choose to have government run the economy. (Jan 2012)
  • Businesses need certainty to commit to hiring new workers. (Oct 2010)
  • Work across the aisle to make America more business-friendly. (Mar 2010)
  • Eliminate taxes on capital gains; lower corporate tax rates. (Feb 2010)
  • Loser pays, to discourage frivolous lawsuits. (Nov 2006)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Paul Ryan on Corporations
Republican nominee for Vice President; U.S. Rep. (WI-1)
Click here for 16 full quotes by Paul Ryan OR click here for Paul Ryan on other issues.
  • Raising corporate tax will cost us 710,000 jobs. (Oct 2012)
  • Stimulus was political patronage & corporate welfare. (Aug 2012)
  • Lower corporate tax rate to improve global competitiveness. (Aug 2012)
  • Fannie & Freddie are failed experiment in corporate welfare. (Apr 2012)
  • Dodd-Frank reforms intensify too-big-to-fail problem. (Apr 2012)
  • 25% top individual rate and top corporate tax rate. (Apr 2012)
  • 8.5% Business Consumption Tax instead of taxing profit. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 93% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Rick Santorum on Corporations
Republican Jr Senator (PA); 2012 presidential frontrunner
Click here for 9 full quotes by Rick Santorum OR click here for Rick Santorum on other issues.
  • Small business pays more tax because big guys have loopholes. (Jan 2012)
  • Companies run into a stiff headwind called government. (Jan 2012)
  • Cut all corporate tax rates to zero. (Sep 2011)
  • Cut the corporate tax to zero, to create jobs. (Sep 2011)
  • Cut corporate tax rate to zero & jobs will come back. (Aug 2011)
  • Voted NO on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Donald Trump on Corporations
2000 Reform Primary Challenger for President
Click here for 3 full quotes by Donald Trump OR click here for Donald Trump on other issues.
  • 0% corporate tax would create millions of jobs. (Dec 2011)
  • Fight crony capitalism with a level playing field. (Dec 2011)
  • Wealthy move assets around globally based on tax incentives. (Apr 2011)
Jesse Ventura on Corporations
Former Independent MN Governor
Click here for 6 full quotes by Jesse Ventura OR click here for Jesse Ventura on other issues.
  • Unlimited secret cash from corporations influences elections. (Apr 2011)
  • Keeping fat cats in business deepened 2008 collapse. (Mar 2010)
  • 2008 bailouts were conspiracy to keep fat cats in business. (Mar 2010)
  • Media today: controlled by corporations & all about ratings. (Apr 2008)
  • We embraced China but not Cuba because Castro nationalized. (Apr 2008)
  • Treat Indian gambling monopoly same as MLB baseball monopoly. (Apr 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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