OnTheIssues.org
Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 On the issues:   Brad Schneider   House   Match    |   IL Governor:  Pat Quinn   Illinois Senators:  Doug Truax  Jim Oberweis  Mark Kirk  Richard Durbin  Sharon Hansen 

The Web
OnTheIssues.org
Illinois House
Brad Schneider
(Democrat, district 10)
On the issues>>

Contact Brad Schneider

HouseMatch

Take the Quiz!

IL politicians


Profile

AmericansElect

Senate races

SpeakOut!
Use a SpeakOut selector to define the choices on the causes and issues you care about.
Use a Selector
Read about the issues.
The Issues


2012 Senate Races

AZ:Flake(R)
vs.Carmona(D)
vs.Hackbarth(R)
vs.Ruben(D)
CA:Feinstein(D)
vs.Emken(R)
vs.Lightfoot(G)
vs.Taitz(R)
vs.Holbrook(R)
CT:Murphy(D)
vs.McMahon(R)
vs.Bysiewicz(D)
vs.Shays(R)
DE:Carper(D)
vs.Wade(R)
vs.Pires(I)
FL:Nelson(D)
vs.Mack(R)
vs.Weldon(R)
vs.LeMieux(R)
HI:Hirono(D)
vs.Case(D)
vs.Lingle(R)
vs.Pirkowski(R)
IN:Lugar(R)
vs.Mourdock(R)
vs.Donnelly(D)
MA:Brown(R)
vs.Warren(D)
vs.Khazei(D)
MD:Cardin(D)
vs.Bongino(R)
vs.Sobhani(I)
vs.Wargotz(R)
vs.Capps(R)
vs.Vaughn(R)
ME:Dill(D)
vs.King(I)
vs.Summers(R)
vs.D`Amboise(R)
vs.Dunlap(D)
MI:Stabenow(D)
vs.Hoekstra(R)
vs.Boman(L)
vs.Hekman(R)
vs.Konetchy(R)
MN:Klobuchar(D)
vs.Bills(R)
vs.Arwood(R)
vs.Hernandez(R)
vs.Severson(R)
MO:McCaskill(D)
vs.Akin(R)
vs.Steelman(R)
vs.Brunner(R)
MS:Wicker(R)
vs.Gore(D)
MT:Tester(D)
vs.Rehberg(R)
ND:Heitkamp(D)
vs.Berg(R)
vs.Sand(R)
NE:Kerrey(D)
vs.Fischer(R)
vs.Flynn(R)
vs.Stenberg(R)
vs.Bruning(R)
NJ:Menendez(D)
vs.Kyrillos(R)
vs.Diakos(I)
vs.Booker(D)
vs.Linker(R)
NM:Heinrich(D)
vs.Wilson(R)
vs.Balderas(D)
vs.Sanchez(R)
NV:Heller(R)
vs.Berkley(D)
vs.Angle(R)
NY:Gillibrand(D)
vs.Long(R)
vs.Noren(I)
vs.Clark(G)
vs.Maragos(R)
vs.Turner(R)
OH:Brown(D)
vs.Mandel(R)
vs.Coughlin(R)
vs.Pryce(R)
PA:Casey(D)
vs.Smith(R)
vs.Scaringi(R)
vs.Welch(R)
vs.Rohrer(R)
RI:Whitehouse(D)
vs.Hinckley(R)
TN:Corker(R)
vs.Clayton(D)
vs.Poskevich(R)
TX:Cruz(R)
vs.Sadler(D)
vs.Roland(L)
vs.Dewhurst(R)
vs.Leppert(R)
UT:Hatch(R)
vs.Howell(D)
vs.Liljenquist(R)
vs.Ashdown(D)
vs.Chaffetz(R)
VA:Kaine(D)
vs.Allen(R)
vs.Radtke(R)
vs.Marshall(R)
vs.Donner(R)
VT:Sanders(I)
vs.MacGovern(R)
WA:Cantwell(D)
vs.Baumgartner(R)
WI:Thompson(R)
vs.Baldwin(D)
vs.Neumann(R)
vs.Schiess(R)
vs.Kagen(D)
WV:Manchin(D)
vs.Raese(R)
WY:Barrasso(R)
vs.Chesnut(D)
Senate incumbents

SenateMatch (matching quiz)
Senate Votes (analysis)

2011-12 House special elections

AZ-8:Giffords(D)
Jun.2012: Barber(D)
CA-36:Harman(D)
Jul.2011: Hahn(D)
KY-4:Davis(R)
Nov.2012(vacancy)
MI-11:McCotter(R)
Nov.2012(vacancy)
NV-2:Heller(R)
Sep.2011: Amodei(R)
NJ-10:Payne(D)
Nov.2012(vacancy)
NY-9:Weiner(D)
Sep.2011: Turner(R)
NY-26:Lee(R)
Sep.2011: Hochul(D)
OR-1:Wu(D)
Jan.2012: Bonamici(D)
WA-1:Inslee(D)
Nov.2012(vacancy)

House incumbents

HouseMatch
House Votes

Book Excerpts
(Candidate quotations organized by topic)

Fun Stuff
Social Networking sites for OnTheIssues:
FaceBook
YouTube
MySpace
On The Issues

Promote Your Page Too
Prez-Veep-Senator
Our associated Yahoo discussion group

Site Map
Home
(Main page)
Issues
(Organized by topic)
Candidates
(Organized by candidate)
Recent
(Most recent quotations)
Issue Grid
(Summary by topic)
Archives
(Debate and book excerpts)
VoteMatch
(Presidential Selector and Political Affiliation 20-question quiz)
The Forum
(Your views on the candidates and the issues)
Letters
(Other viewers' letters)
Write Us
(Your feedback to us)

Archives


Survey of 2012 House campaign websites

(click a picture above for excerpts or other books and debates by or about Brad_Schneider)
  
International Issues  Domestic Issues   Economic Issues  Social Issues 
Foreign Policy Gun Control Budget & Economy Education
Homeland Security Crime Government Reform   Civil Rights
War & Peace Drugs Tax Reform Abortion
Free Trade Health Care Social Security Families & Children
Immigration  Technology Corporations Welfare & Poverty
Energy & Oil  Environment Jobs Principles & Values
Brad Schneider on Abortion
Click here for 4 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Woman's fundamental right to make decisions about her body. (Nov 2012)
  • Supports public abortion funding. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports churches providing birth control. (Oct 2012)
  • I consider myself pro-choice. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Budget & Economy
Click here for 2 full quotes on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • Voted NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Supports federal stimulus spending. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Civil Rights
Click here for 6 full quotes on Civil Rights OR background on Civil Rights.
  • Repeal DOMA; let any two people marry. (Nov 2012)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. (Feb 2013)
  • Opposes defining traditional marriage. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports same-sex marriage. (Sep 2012)
  • Enforce against anti-gay discrimination in public schools. (Apr 2013)
  • Enforce against wage discrimination based on gender. (Jan 2013)
Brad Schneider on Corporations
Click here for 2 full quotes on Corporations OR background on Corporations.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Supports tax incentives for job creation. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Crime
Click here for background on Crime.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Brad Schneider on Drugs
Click here for background on Drugs.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Brad Schneider on Education
Click here for 2 full quotes on Education OR background on Education.
  • Help states transform their most challenged schools. (Nov 2012)
  • Supports federal grants for education reforms. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Energy & Oil
Click here for 2 full quotes on Energy & Oil OR background on Energy & Oil.
  • Promote solar, wind, geothermal, and nuclear. (Nov 2012)
  • Supports regulating greenhouse gas emissions. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Environment
Click here for background on Environment.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Brad Schneider on Families & Children
Click here for the full quote on Families & Children OR background on Families & Children.
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
Brad Schneider on Foreign Policy
Click here for background on Foreign Policy.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Brad Schneider on Free Trade
Click here for the full quote on Free Trade OR background on Free Trade.
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Apr 2013)
Brad Schneider on Government Reform
Click here for background on Government Reform.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Brad Schneider on Gun Control
Click here for 3 full quotes on Gun Control OR background on Gun Control.
  • Reinstate federal Assault Weapons Ban. (Nov 2012)
  • Supports restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports restrictions on gun purchases. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Health Care
Click here for 3 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Make health care more affordable and easier to access. (Nov 2012)
  • Opposes repealing ObamaCare. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes repealing ObamaCare. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Homeland Security
Click here for 2 full quotes on Homeland Security OR background on Homeland Security.
  • 21st Century GI Bill & world-class healthcare for vets. (Nov 2012)
  • Supports reducing defense spending. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Immigration
Click here for 2 full quotes on Immigration OR background on Immigration.
  • Secure the border and pass the DREAM Act. (Nov 2012)
  • Opposes exiting US to apply for citizenship. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Jobs
Click here for the full quote on Jobs OR background on Jobs.
  • Voted NO on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
Brad Schneider on Principles & Values
Click here for background on Principles & Values.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Brad Schneider on Social Security
Click here for the full quote on Social Security OR background on Social Security.
  • Work tirelessly to prevent privatization of Social Security. (Nov 2012)
Brad Schneider on Tax Reform
Click here for 2 full quotes on Tax Reform OR background on Tax Reform.
  • Supports increasing tax rates. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports an income tax increase. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Technology
Click here for the full quote on Technology OR background on Technology.
  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
Brad Schneider on War & Peace
Click here for the full quote on War & Peace OR background on War & Peace.
  • Opposes combat operations in Afghanistan. (Sep 2012)
Brad Schneider on Welfare & Poverty
Click here for the full quote on Welfare & Poverty OR background on Welfare & Poverty.
  • Voted NO on maintaining work requirement for welfare recipients. (Mar 2013)


VoteMatch Responses
(Click here for VoteMatch quiz)
VoteMatch Question & Answer
(Click on question for explanation and background)
Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Woman's fundamental right to make decisions about her body: Strongly Favors topic 1
Supports public abortion funding: Strongly Favors topic 1
Supports churches providing birth control: Strongly Favors topic 1
I consider myself pro-choice: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
More funding & services for victims of domestic violence: Strongly Favors topic 2
Enforce against wage discrimination based on gender: Strongly Favors topic 2
YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Repeal DOMA; let any two people marry: Strongly Favors topic 3
Repeal DOMA; let any two people marry: Strongly Favors topic 3
Opposes defining traditional marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Supports same-sex marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Enforce against anti-gay discrimination in public schools: Strongly Favors topic 3
Neutral on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Make health care more affordable and easier to access: Strongly Favors topic 5
Make health care more affordable and easier to access: Favors topic 5
Opposes repealing ObamaCare: Strongly Favors topic 5
Opposes repealing ObamaCare: Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Work tirelessly to prevent privatization of Social Security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Help states transform their most challenged schools: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Supports federal grants for education reforms: Opposes topic 7
Neutral on topic 8:
Human needs over animal rights
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Neutral on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Reinstate federal Assault Weapons Ban: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Supports restricting the Second Amendment: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Supports restrictions on gun purchases: Opposes topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Supports increasing tax rates: Strongly Favors topic 11
Supports an income tax increase: Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
Secure the border and pass the DREAM Act: Favors topic 12
Secure the border and pass the DREAM Act: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes exiting US to apply for citizenship: Favors topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Neutral on topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 15:
Expand the military
(+2 points on Social scale)
21st Century GI Bill & world-class healthcare for vets: Favors topic 15
Supports reducing defense spending: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Neutral on topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes combat operations in Afghanistan: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Promote solar, wind, geothermal, and nuclear: Strongly Favors topic 18
Supports regulating greenhouse gas emissions: Strongly Favors topic 18
Neutral on topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Supports federal stimulus spending: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Supports tax incentives for job creation: Opposes topic 20
NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached: Favors topic 20

Brad Schneider is a Populist-Leaning Liberal.
Click here for explanation of political philosophy.
Click here for VoteMatch quiz.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  

Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Books + Debates | Senate | VoteMatch | About Us | Contact OnTheIssues | Contact Brad_Schneider

Contact Brad_Schneider:

* Official Contacts
 

* Candidate Profile
* Contact OnTheIssues:

submit @ OnTheIssues . org
OnTheIssues reports on issues, and has no contacts with campaigns except as linked above.
Mail
Send donations or submit quotations to:
On The Issues
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140
Logo
Copyright 1999-2013
by OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.




WM_logo Written by
WebMerchants


IWP_logo Powered by
Instant Web Page
Page last updated: Jan 01, 2014

Reproduction of material from any OnTheIssues.org pages without written permission is prohibited.
Copyright © 1999-2012 OnTheIssues.org & the SpeakOut Foundation, all rights reserved.
OnTheIssues.org 1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630, Cambridge MA 02140
E-mail us at:submit at OnTheIssues.org
| Advertising information | About Us
  Newsletter     Signup  
Email:
  
Zip:
    
Or click for More Info.