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Sean Parnell on Homeland Security
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Sean Parnell on other issues.
  • Revenue bonds for Veteran's Housing Loan Program. (Jan 2010)

Senate:

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Mark Begich on Homeland Security
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Mark Begich on other issues.
  • Consult with Congress on major military actions. (Sep 2008)
  • Ratify Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty; no new nukes. (Sep 2008)
  • Repeal the Patriot Act. (Aug 2008)
  • Pledges full support for the 21st Century GI Bill. (May 2008)
  • Increased Anchorage’s support for military personnel. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
  • Expand health services for women veterans. (Mar 2009)
Joe Miller on Homeland Security
Challenger and previous Republican Nominee: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Joe Miller on other issues.
  • Increase only missile defense & intel spending. (Sep 2010)
  • Supports banning homosexuals in the military. (Aug 2010)
Lisa Murkowski on Homeland Security
Independent Sr Senator (AK): Click here for 21 full quotes OR click here for Lisa Murkowski on other issues.
  • A missile defense system that protects all 50 states. (Oct 2004)
  • Alaska is served well by the Alaska Fire Service. (Oct 2004)
  • Committed to funding for Veterans’ health care. (Aug 2004)
  • Increased funding for First Responders. (Jun 2004)
  • More state veterans get per diem payments. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted NO on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Improve mental health care benefits for returning veterans. (Jun 2008)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
  • Expand health services for women veterans. (Mar 2009)
Dan Sullivan on Homeland Security
Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dan Sullivan on other issues.
  • Ensure a strong national defense & stand up for our veterans. (Oct 2013)
Mead Treadwell on Homeland Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mead Treadwell on other issues.
  • Fight for missile defense, but without earmarking. (Mar 2013)

House:


Don Young on Homeland Security
Republican Representative (AK-At-Large): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Don Young on other issues.
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted NO on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Allow assassination of terrorist leaders. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Frank Murkowski on Homeland Security
Republican AK Governor; previously Senator: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Frank Murkowski on other issues.
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
Tony Knowles on Homeland Security
Former Democratic Governor (1994-2002): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Tony Knowles on other issues.
  • Support a national missile defense system. (Oct 2004)
  • Fairbanksans were not satisfied with the Alaska Fire Service. (Oct 2004)
  • Supports Powell Doctrine & pre-emptive military action. (Aug 2004)
  • Support new missile defense system. (Jun 2004)
  • A Vietnam vet who’ll fight for veteran benefits. (Jun 2004)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Study terrorist threats against nuclear waste repositories. (Aug 2001)
Sarah Palin on Homeland Security
Republican Governor (AK); 2008 nominee for Vice President: Click here for 24 full quotes OR click here for Sarah Palin on other issues.
  • If you love your freedom, thank a vet. (Nov 2010)
  • Calling Vietnam vets "baby killers" was shameful history. (Nov 2010)
  • Tragic mistake to allow mosque near Ground Zero. (Nov 2010)
  • Soldiers have chosen to serve something greater than self. (Feb 2010)
  • No apologies for saying Obama pals around with terrorists. (Nov 2009)
  • OpEd: Palin didn't stumble; it isn't just one Bush Doctrine. (Nov 2009)
  • Economic sanctions on North Korea for nukes. (Oct 2008)
  • Terrorists in Iraq are the biggest threat to Americans today. (Oct 2008)
  • Pakistani people & leaders want to get rid of terrorists. (Sep 2008)
  • Fight terrorism to spread democratic ideals in world. (Sep 2008)
  • Any country that houses Islamic terrorists is a danger to US. (Sep 2008)
  • Energy is a foundation of national security. (Sep 2008)
  • Only a very small percent of Islamic believers are extreme. (Sep 2008)
  • Agrees with Bush Doctrine, if enough legitimate intel. (Sep 2008)
  • Focus on fighting Al-Qaeda terrorists, not on reading rights. (Sep 2008)
  • Strong military and sound energy. (Aug 2008)
  • Armed forces, including my son, give us security and freedom. (Jan 2008)
  • Ask all candidates “Are you doing all you can for security?”. (Oct 2007)
  • Visits Kuwait; encourages Alaska big game hunting to troops. (Sep 2007)
  • Obligation to support our troops, even if criticizing war. (Jun 2007)
  • Proclaim “Loyalty Day” to reaffirm loyalty to America. (Apr 2007)
  • Promote from within, in Alaska’s National Guard. (Nov 2006)
  • Let military personnel know how much we support them. (Nov 2006)
  • Question terrorists before they get lawyered up & Mirandized. (Feb 2010)
Jim Sykes on Homeland Security
2004 former Green challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jim Sykes on other issues.
  • Against “Star Wars” National Missile Defense. (Jun 2004)
  • Switch funding from military hardware to energy research. (Jul 2002)
Frank Vondersaar on Homeland Security
Democrat Challenger (2002; and lost 2010 primary): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Frank Vondersaar on other issues.
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (May 2010)
  • Expand parts of the armed forces. (May 2010)
  • Limit spending; no missile defense. (Oct 2002)
Dave Cuddy on Homeland Security
Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dave Cuddy on other issues.
  • We can preserve our freedoms with Patriot Act. (Apr 2008)
Scott McAdams on Homeland Security
2010 Democratic Challenger: Click here for Scott McAdams on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Frank Murkowski on Homeland Security
Republican AK Governor; previously Senator: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Frank Murkowski on other issues.
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
Rick Sikma on Homeland Security
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Rick Sikma on other issues.
  • More spending on armed forces. (Jun 2008)
  • The Patriot Act protects us from threat of terrorism. (Jun 2008)
Ted Stevens on Homeland Security
Republican Sr Senator (AK): Click here for 28 full quotes OR click here for Ted Stevens on other issues.
  • Voted NO on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • Federalize aviation security. (Nov 2001)
  • Small business in developing homeland security technologies. (Jul 2002)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored bill for Iraq budget to be part of defense budget. (Jun 2006)
  • Extend reserve retirement pay parity back to 9/11. (Dec 2007)
  • Improve mental health care benefits for returning veterans. (Jun 2008)
  • Improve educational assistance for veterans. (Apr 2008)
Vic Vickers on Homeland Security
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Vic Vickers on other issues.
  • We can’t handle expense of foreign adventures. (Aug 2008)
  • Fought & beat Bush in Dubai Ports deal. (Aug 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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