OnTheIssues.org
Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 On the issues:   John Bohlinger   Senate   Match    |   MT Governor: Brian Schweitzer  Steve Bullock   Montana Senators:  Champ Edmunds  Corey Stapleton  John Walsh  Jon Tester  Steve Daines 

The Web
OnTheIssues.org
Montana Senator
John Bohlinger
(Democratic Senate Challenger)
On the issues>>
Profile
MT Senate Debate

Contact John Bohlinger

SenateMatch

Take the Quiz!

MT politicians



Archives


Indiana secondary Archives

2014 Montana Senate race & debate coverage

The Hill on 2014 campaigns

Montana Archives

1994-8 National Political Awareness Test

(click a picture above for excerpts or other books and debates by or about John_Bohlinger)
Other 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


2014 Senate Races

Senate races
Nov. 2014:

AK:Begich(D)
vs.Miller(R)
vs.Treadwell(R)
vs.Sullivan(R)
AL:Sessions(R)
(unopposed)
AR:Pryor(D)
vs.Cotton(R)
CO:Udall(D)
vs.Gardner(R)
vs.Baumgardner(R)
vs.Buck(R)
vs.Stephens(R)
vs.Hill(R)
DE:Coons(D)
(unopposed)
GA:Nunn(D)
vs.Perdue(R)
vs.Kingston(R)
vs.Handel(R)
HI:Schatz(D)
vs.Hanabusa(D)
vs.Cavasso(R)
IA:Braley(D)
vs.Ernst(R)
vs.Whitaker(R)
vs.Clovis(R)
ID:Risch(R)
vs.Mitchell(D)
IL:Durbin(D)
vs.Oberweis(R)
vs.Hansen(L)
vs.Truax(R)
KS:Roberts(R)
vs.Tiahrt(R)
vs.Wolf(R)
vs.Taylor(D)
vs.Orman(I)
KY:McConnell(R)
vs.Grimes(D)
vs.Bevin(R)
LA:Landrieu(D)
vs.Cassidy(R)
vs.Maness(R)
MA:Markey(D)
vs.Herr(R)
vs.Skarin(I)
vs.Gomez(R)
ME:Collins(R)
vs.D`Amboise(R)
vs.Bellows(D)
MI:Land(R)
vs.Peters(D)
vs.Wiedenhoeft(R)
MN:Franken(D)
vs.McFadden(R)
vs.Abeler(R)
vs.Ortman(R)
MS:Cochran(R)
vs.Childers(D)
vs.McDaniel(R)
MT:Walsh(D)
vs.Daines(R)
vs.Edmunds(R)
vs.Bohlinger(I)
NC:Hagan(D)
vs.Tillis(R)
vs.Haugh(L)
NE:Sasse(R)
vs.Domina(D)
vs.Osborn(R)
NH:Shaheen(D)
vs.Martin(R)
vs.Rubens(R)
vs.Smith(R)
vs.Testerman(R)
vs.Brown(R)
NJ:Booker(D)
vs.Bell(R)
vs.Sabrin(R)
NM:Udall(D)
vs.Weh(R)
vs.Clements(R)
OK-2:Lankford(R)
vs.Johnson(D)
vs.Shannon(R)
OK-6:Inhofe(R)
vs.Silverstein(D)
OR:Merkley(D)
vs.Wehby(R)
vs.Conger(R)
RI:Reed(D)
vs.Zaccaria(R)
SC-2:Scott(R)
vs.Dickerson(D)
vs.Wade(D)
SC-6:Graham(R)
vs.Hutto(D)
vs.Ravenel(I)
vs.Stamper(D)
vs.Mace(R)
vs.Bright(R)
SD:Rounds(R)
vs.Weiland(D)
vs.Pressler(I)
TN:Alexander(R)
vs.Carr(R)
vs.Adams(D)
TX:Cornyn(R)
vs.Alameel(D)
vs.Roland(L)
VA:Warner(D)
vs.Gillespie(R)
vs.Sarvis(L)
WV:Capito(R)
vs.Tennant(D)
vs.Raese(R)
vs.McGeehan(R)
WY:Enzi(R)
vs.Hardy(D)
vs.Cheney(R)


Senate incumbents


House of Representatives

SenateMatch (matching quiz)
HouseMatch
Senate Votes (analysis)
House Votes

Senators' Books
(Excerpts from Senate authors)

Site Map
Home
(Main page)
Issues
(Presidential quotations organized by topic)
Candidates
(Presidential quotations organized by candidate)
Recent
(Most recent quotation for each candidate)
Archives
(Debate and book excerpts)
Senate
(Senate races in 33 states)
VoteMatch
(Presidential Selector and Political Affiliation 20-question quiz)
Write Us
(Your feedback to us)
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
  
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
John Bohlinger on Abortion
Click here for 4 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • 2001: Supported Fetal Protection Act & partial-birth ban. (Nov 2013)
  • Supreme Court decided the issue; state cannot overturn it. (Nov 2013)
  • Rated an average of 17% by pro-choice organizations. (Dec 2008)
  • Prohibit partial-birth abortion & funding abortion clinics. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Budget & Economy
Click here for the full quote on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • Loans for businesses; funds for job training & rural roads. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Civil Rights
Click here for 3 full quotes on Civil Rights OR background on Civil Rights.
  • Rated at 0% by Gay Rights groups. (Dec 2008)
  • No anti-gay discrimination, but no same-sex marriage. (Nov 1998)
  • Undecided on affirmative action at state institutions. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Corporations
Click here for background on Corporations.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Crime
Click here for the full quote on Crime OR background on Crime.
  • Supports stricter sentencing, including death penalty. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Drugs
Click here for the full quote on Drugs OR background on Drugs.
  • Decriminalize medicinal marijuana. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Education
Click here for 2 full quotes on Education OR background on Education.
  • More finds for hiring teachers & professional development. (Nov 1998)
  • Endorses teacher-led voluntary prayer in public schools. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Energy & Oil
Click here for the full quote on Energy & Oil OR background on Energy & Oil.
  • Require clean-burning fuels; repeal electricity deregulation. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Environment
Click here for 2 full quotes on Environment OR background on Environment.
  • Rated by conservation groups at average of 63%. (Dec 2008)
  • Control SO2 emissions; fund recycling; no cyanide in mining. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Families & Children
Click here for background on Families & Children.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Foreign Policy
Click here for background on Foreign Policy.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Free Trade
Click here for background on Free Trade.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Government Reform
Click here for the full quote on Government Reform OR background on Government Reform.
  • Supports term limits & campaign contribution limits. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Gun Control
Click here for the full quote on Gun Control OR background on Gun Control.
  • Rated 'C' in 2002 and 'F' in 2008 on gun rights. (Dec 2008)
John Bohlinger on Health Care
Click here for 3 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Strong advocate of a single-payer system like Medicare. (Dec 2013)
  • Expand Medicaid to cover 70,000 low-income Montanans. (Nov 2013)
  • Ensure healthcare for uninsured children. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Homeland Security
Click here for background on Homeland Security.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Immigration
Click here for background on Immigration.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Jobs
Click here for background on Jobs.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Principles & Values
Click here for 2 full quotes on Principles & Values OR background on Principles & Values.
  • An outsider supported by the people & not the establishment. (Nov 2013)
  • Elected as Republican; then ran on Democrat governor ticket. (Nov 2013)
John Bohlinger on Social Security
Click here for background on Social Security.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Tax Reform
Click here for the full quote on Tax Reform OR background on Tax Reform.
  • Replace property taxes with a 4% retail sales tax. (Nov 1998)
John Bohlinger on Technology
Click here for the full quote on Technology OR background on Technology.
  • Digital privacy threatened by warrantless NSA invasions. (Dec 2013)
John Bohlinger on War & Peace
Click here for background on War & Peace.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
John Bohlinger on Welfare & Poverty
Click here for background on Welfare & Poverty.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.


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)
Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-3 points on Social scale)
2001: Supported Fetal Protection Act & partial-birth ban: Opposes topic 1
Supreme Court decided the issue; state cannot overturn it: Favors topic 1
Rated an average of 17% by pro-choice organizations: Opposes topic 1
Prohibit partial-birth abortion & funding abortion clinics: Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
Undecided on affirmative action at state institutions: Neutral on topic 2
Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-3 points on Social scale)
Rated at 0% by Gay Rights groups: Strongly Opposes topic 3
No anti-gay discrimination, but no same-sex marriage: Favors topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Endorses teacher-led voluntary prayer in public schools: Favors topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Strong advocate of a single-payer system like Medicare: Strongly Favors topic 5
Expand Medicaid to cover 70,000 low-income Montanans: Strongly Favors topic 5
Ensure healthcare for uninsured children: Favors topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-3 points on Economic scale)
More finds for hiring teachers & professional development: Opposes topic 7
Opposes topic 8:
Human needs over animal rights
(+2 points on Social scale)
Rated by conservation groups at average of 63%: Opposes topic 8
Control SO2 emissions; fund recycling; no cyanide in mining: Opposes topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Supports stricter sentencing, including death penalty: Favors topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Rated 'C' in 2002 and 'F' in 2008 on gun rights: Opposes topic 10
Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Replace property taxes with a 4% retail sales tax: Opposes topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Supports term limits & campaign contribution limits: Strongly Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Require clean-burning fuels; repeal electricity deregulation: Favors topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(+2 points on Social scale)
Decriminalize medicinal marijuana: Opposes topic 19
Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Loans for businesses; funds for job training & rural roads: Favors topic 20

John Bohlinger is a Moderate Liberal Populist.
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 John_Bohlinger

Contact John_Bohlinger:

* 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: Apr 14, 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.