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Sean Parnell on Immigration
Republican Governor: Click here for Sean Parnell on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mead Treadwell on Immigration
Republican Lt. Governor: Click here for Mead Treadwell on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

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Mark Begich on Immigration
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mark Begich on other issues.
  • Reservations about denying illegals’ retirement benefits. (Oct 2008)
Joe Miller on Immigration
Challenger and previous Republican Nominee: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Joe Miller on other issues.
  • Opposes federal hate crime legislation. (Aug 2010)
  • by the ALI, indicating a strongly anti-amnesty stance. (Nov 2010)
Lisa Murkowski on Immigration
Independent Sr Senator (AK): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Lisa Murkowski on other issues.
  • Voted YES on continuing federal funds for declared "sanctuary cities". (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on comprehensive immigration reform. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring English as the official language of the US government. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted NO on eliminating the "Y" nonimmigrant guestworker program. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on establishing a Guest Worker program. (May 2006)
  • Voted NO on allowing illegal aliens to participate in Social Security. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on giving Guest Workers a path to citizenship. (May 2006)
  • Rated 33% by USBC, indicating a mixed record on open borders. (Dec 2006)
Dan Sullivan on Immigration
Republican challenger: Click here for Dan Sullivan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mead Treadwell on Immigration
Republican Challenger: Click here for Mead Treadwell on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Don Young on Immigration
Republican Representative (AK-At-Large): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Don Young on other issues.
  • Voted NO on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on preventing tipping off Mexicans about Minuteman Project. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on extending Immigrant Residency rules. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 33% by USBC, indicating a mixed record on open borders. (Dec 2006)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Frank Murkowski on Immigration
Republican AK Governor; previously Senator: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Frank Murkowski on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing more foreign workers into the US for farm work. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted YES on visas for skilled workers. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on limit welfare for immigrants. (Jun 1997)
Tony Knowles on Immigration
Former Democratic Governor (1994-2002): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tony Knowles on other issues.
  • Share costs of legal immigration between states & federal. (Feb 2001)
  • Federal government should deal with criminal repatriation. (Feb 2001)
Sarah Palin on Immigration
Republican Governor (AK); 2008 nominee for Vice President: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Sarah Palin on other issues.
  • Supports a path to citizenship, but no amnesty for illegals. (Oct 2008)
  • Never supported Pat Buchanan for president. (Sep 2008)
  • Has not often expressed views on illegal immigration. (Aug 2008)
  • OpEd: Palin is sick to death of this immigration nonsense. (Mar 2008)
  • Address jointly with Canada the border security challenges. (Jan 2007)
  • Immigrants want more vocational training & senior assistance. (Oct 2006)
  • Took no action on Alaska’s “sanctuary cities”. (Sep 2006)
  • Tightened restrictions on illegal alien’s drivers licenses. (Sep 2006)
Jim Sykes on Immigration
2004 former Green challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Sykes on other issues.
  • Social services and legalization for illegal immigrants. (Jul 2002)
Frank Vondersaar on Immigration
Democrat Challenger (2002; and lost 2010 primary): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Frank Vondersaar on other issues.
  • Some illegal immigrants earn citizenship. (May 2010)
Dave Cuddy on Immigration
Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dave Cuddy on other issues.
  • No amnesty; no social services; yes border security. (Apr 2008)
Scott McAdams on Immigration
2010 Democratic Challenger: Click here for Scott McAdams on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Frank Murkowski on Immigration
Republican AK Governor; previously Senator: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Frank Murkowski on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing more foreign workers into the US for farm work. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted YES on visas for skilled workers. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on limit welfare for immigrants. (Jun 1997)
Rick Sikma on Immigration
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Rick Sikma on other issues.
  • Deport illegals; deny benefits; no anchor babies. (Jun 2008)
  • Benefits to illegal aliens must be denied. (May 2008)
Ted Stevens on Immigration
Republican Sr Senator (AK): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for Ted Stevens on other issues.
  • No Social Security benefits to illegal aliens. (Oct 2008)
  • Protect our borders; no amnesty & strong enforcement. (Aug 2008)
  • Voted YES on continuing federal funds for declared "sanctuary cities". (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on comprehensive immigration reform. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring English as the official language of the US government. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted NO on eliminating the "Y" nonimmigrant guestworker program. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on building a fence along the Mexican border. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on establishing a Guest Worker program. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on allowing illegal aliens to participate in Social Security. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on giving Guest Workers a path to citizenship. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on allowing more foreign workers into the US for farm work. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted YES on visas for skilled workers. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on limit welfare for immigrants. (Jun 1997)
  • English immersion over bilingual education. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 25% by USBC, indicating an open-border stance. (Dec 2006)
Vic Vickers on Immigration
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for Vic Vickers on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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