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Karen Testerman on Environment

 

 


Reasonable humane treatment of animals is proper

Q: Do you support or oppose the statement, "Human needs over animal rights"?

A: I believe human life is more valuable but that reasonable humane treatment of animals is proper.

Source: E-mail interview for 2014 Senate race with OnTheIssues.org , Jan 3, 2014

Declaring national monuments to benefit donors is an abuse

In 1996, Bill Clinton removed the largest deposit of the cleanest burning coal from the world's market by declaring the Grand Staircase-Escalante a national monument in Utah.

However, there was one winner: Democratic donor and Indonesian billionaire James Riady, who owns the second-largest deposit of similar clean coal. The same James Riady pled guilty to a felony charge and paid $8.6 million in criminal fines for making millions of dollars of illegal campaign donations to the Clinton-Gore ticket. But Clinton-Gore had the money to spend when it counted.

If I were the U.S. senator from New Hampshire, I would vote to repeal Clinton's abuse of the 1906 Antiquities Act. I would cheer free Americans making voluntary choices about extensive use of solar, wind, biodiesel and energy-saving improvements, but I would fight against corrupt bureaucrats and politicians trying to force their personal preferences upon us.

Source: WND Weekly on 2014 New Hampshire Senate race , Oct 31, 2013

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