| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Top 1% have benefited much more than average worker.
Stakeholder economics: Balance for everyone’s benefit.
Christian Coalition’s intolerance has no place in politics.
Code of conduct for US businesses empowers workers.
More teachers, more classrooms, more federal funding.
Opposes vouchers on equity & civic grounds.
Longer school day and longer school year.
More federal help for college; outraged at rising costs.
Base trade on shared environmental values.
Families & Children|
Parental involvement with school & kids solves social woes.
China: no positive economic relations with totalitarians.
Gephardt Amendment: results-oriented trade penalties.
Rejected NAFTA: needed more for labor & environment.
Trade will not bring about change in China.
Disturbed by cynical attitude that government is the problem.
Limit campaign spending, by Const. amendment if needed.
Voting reform: easier registration, weekend voting.
Citizen participation solves crisis of faith in democracy.
NRA opposes gun rules that vast majority support.
Federal tax breaks for small business health coverage.
Nothing wrong with immigrants, but Americans in jobs better.
Workers need to be paid a living wage.
Employees must “think like owners” to compete globally.
Require companies to invest 1% of payroll in worker training.
Principles & Values|
No more demands for perfect morality.
Politics is a substitute for violence.
Foundation of liberalism is community activism.
Citizen participation will get us to “an even better place”.
Social Security stands between many retirees & poverty.
Social Security is most successful peacetime program.
Treat Social Security like insurance; no stock market.
10% Tax Plan: end loopholes, lower rates.
Require national referendum to raise federal income tax.
Supports R&D funding for medical and health research.
War & Peace|
Congressional authority united country for Kuwait invasion.