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Cynthia Thielen on Homeland Security

 


Our oil dependency funds terrorism

The politically moderate grandmother of 10 talks with the zeal of a street protester about the nation's dependence on fossil fuel. She not only links the use of oil to global warming and higher gasoline and electricity prices, but also warns that it makes the country more vulnerable to terrorism. "I can get the issue out both here and nationally," Thielen said of her six-week campaign. "End our dependence on oil. Stop funding terrorism."
Source: Honolulu Advertiser Oct 1, 2006

Replace Rumsfeld

She said she did not favor an immediate withdrawal of U.S. troops but suggested that Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld should be replaced. She said President Bush should fire or reassign Rumsfeld and Army Gen. John Abizaid, who commands military operations in Iraq. She said the Iraqi government should either pass a bill requesting that U.S. troops stay or have a referendum on the question.
Source: Honolulu Advertiser Oct 1, 2006

Other candidates on Homeland Security: Cynthia Thielen on other issues:
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Linda Lingle
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Daniel Akaka
Daniel Inouye
Ed Case

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Ralph Nader

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