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Governor, Mayors and Pundits:


John Hickenlooper on Foreign Policy
Democratic Governor: Click here for John Hickenlooper on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

CO 2014: 2014 CO Senate debate


Randy Baumgardner on Foreign Policy
Republican Challenger: Click here for Randy Baumgardner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Michael Bennet on Foreign Policy
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Michael Bennet on other issues.
  • Rated +2 by AAI, indicating pro-Arab pro-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Vigorous support for State of Israel against Hamas in Gaza. (Nov 2012)
Ken Buck on Foreign Policy
Republican Challenger: Click here for Ken Buck on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Owen Hill on Foreign Policy
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Owen Hill on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Amy Stephens on Foreign Policy
Republican Challenger: Click here for Amy Stephens on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Udall on Foreign Policy
Democratic Representative (CO-2): Click here for 17 full quotes OR click here for Mark Udall on other issues.
  • Effective international leadership needs allies’ cooperation. (Sep 2008)
  • Pay US dues to UN in full. (Sep 2008)
  • US should cooperate with International Criminal Court. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • Voted YES on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted NO on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Member of the Congressional Human Rights Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Multi-year commitment to Africa for food & medicine. (Apr 2001)
  • Seeds of Peace: promote coexistence in regions of conflict. (Apr 2008)
  • Rated +1 by AAI, indicating a mixed Arab/Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Vigorous support for State of Israel against Hamas in Gaza. (Nov 2012)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)

House:


Mike Coffman on Foreign Policy
Republican (District 6): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Mike Coffman on other issues.
  • Voted NO on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Withhold UN funding until voluntary and program-specific. (Aug 2011)
  • Rated -5 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Diana DeGette on Foreign Policy
Democratic Representative (CO-1): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for Diana DeGette on other issues.
  • Voted YES on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted NO on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • Voted YES on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted NO on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Member of the Congressional Human Rights Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated +2 by AAI, indicating pro-Arab pro-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide, as official US policy. (Mar 2009)
  • Allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (Feb 2009)
  • Afghan laws violate women's human rights on sex & divorce. (Apr 2009)
Cory Gardner on Foreign Policy
Republican (District 4): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Cory Gardner on other issues.
  • Withhold UN funding until voluntary and program-specific. (Aug 2011)
  • Rated -3 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Oppose Arms Treaty that limits gun trade to Israel & Taiwan. (Nov 2012)
Doug Lamborn on Foreign Policy
Republican: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Doug Lamborn on other issues.
  • Voted NO on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Keep sanctions against Syria until WMDs are dismantled. (May 2007)
  • Withhold UN funding until voluntary and program-specific. (Aug 2011)
  • Rated -6 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Oppose Arms Treaty that limits gun trade to Israel & Taiwan. (Nov 2012)
  • Support Iranian demonstrators against Iranian government. (Jun 2009)
  • Condemn Iran for state-sponsored persecution of Baha'i. (Feb 2009)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Ed Perlmutter on Foreign Policy
Democrat: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Ed Perlmutter on other issues.
  • Voted YES on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted NO on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Rated -1 by AAI, indicating a mixed Arab/Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Jared Polis on Foreign Policy
Democrat (District 2): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jared Polis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Rated +4 by AAI, indicating pro-Arab pro-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide, as official US policy. (Mar 2009)
  • Allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (Feb 2009)
Scott Tipton on Foreign Policy
Republican (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Scott Tipton on other issues.
  • Withhold UN funding until voluntary and program-specific. (Aug 2011)
  • Rated -3 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Oppose Arms Treaty that limits gun trade to Israel & Taiwan. (Nov 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


William Owens on Foreign Policy
Republican CO Governor: Click here for William Owens on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bill Ritter on Foreign Policy
Democrat: Click here for Bill Ritter on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Raul Acosta on Foreign Policy
2004 former Republican Write-in Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Raul Acosta on other issues.
  • Pressure China on human rights. (Oct 2004)
  • Continue foreign aid to Russia & Israel. (Oct 2004)
  • We are part of the global community. (Oct 2004)
Hank Brown on Foreign Policy
Former Republican Senator (Until 1996): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Hank Brown on other issues.
  • Voted YES on Strengthening of the trade embargo against Cuba. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted NO on ending Vietnam embargo. (Jan 1994)
Ben Nighthorse Campbell on Foreign Policy
Former Republican incumbent; retired 2004: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Ben Nighthorse Campbell on other issues.
  • Voted YES on enlarging NATO to include Eastern Europe. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on killing a bill for trade sanctions if China sells weapons. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on capping foreign aid at only $12.7 billion. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted YES on limiting the President's power to impose economic sanctions. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted YES on limiting NATO expansion to only Poland, Hungary & Czech. (Apr 1998)
  • Voted NO on $17.9 billion to IMF. (Mar 1998)
  • Voted YES on Strengthening of the trade embargo against Cuba. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted NO on ending Vietnam embargo. (Jan 1994)
Pete Coors on Foreign Policy
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Pete Coors on other issues.
  • Don’t “crawl on our knees” to the UN. (Aug 2004)
Scott McInnis on Foreign Policy
Republican (Until 2004) (District 3): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Scott McInnis on other issues.
  • Voted NO on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted YES on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
Mike Miles on Foreign Policy
2004 former Democratic Senate primary challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mike Miles on other issues.
  • Repair our bilateral relationships and alliances. (Jun 2004)
  • Work with the UN and other countries. (Jun 2004)
  • Engage the world community on terrorism, CO2, AIDS. (Jun 2004)
Richard Randall on Foreign Policy
2004 former Libertarian Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Richard Randall on other issues.
  • Let people decide if human rights matter on China trade. (Oct 2004)
  • No world government; no UN troops or control. (Oct 2004)
Dan Schaefer on Foreign Policy
Republican Former (1994-) (District 6): Click here for Dan Schaefer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Schaffer on Foreign Policy
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Bob Schaffer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted YES on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted NO on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Member of the Congressional Human Rights Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Ban foreign aid to oil-producers who restrict production. (May 2001)
Tom Strickland on Foreign Policy
2002 Democratic Challenger (CO): Click here for Tom Strickland on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Wayne Allard on Foreign Policy
Republican Sr Senator (CO): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Wayne Allard on other issues.
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted YES on enlarging NATO to include Eastern Europe. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on killing a bill for trade sanctions if China sells weapons. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on capping foreign aid at only $12.7 billion. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on limiting the President's power to impose economic sanctions. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted NO on limiting NATO expansion to only Poland, Hungary & Czech. (Apr 1998)
  • Voted NO on $17.9 billion to IMF. (Mar 1998)
  • Implement Darfur Peace Agreement with UN peacekeeping force. (Feb 2008)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
  • Pressure friendly Arab states to end Israeli boycott. (Oct 2007)
Bob Beauprez on Foreign Policy
Republican (District 7): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bob Beauprez on other issues.
  • Voted NO on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
Joel Hefley on Foreign Policy
Republican (District 5): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Joel Hefley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • Voted NO on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted YES on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted NO on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Urge China to respect religious freedom. (Mar 2001)
Betsy Markey on Foreign Policy
Former Democrat (until 2010) (District 4): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Betsy Markey on other issues.
  • Voted YES on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
Marilyn Musgrave on Foreign Policy
Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Marilyn Musgrave on other issues.
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • International Criminal Court decisions not valid for US. (Mar 2003)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
Jane Norton on Foreign Policy
Republican Senate Challenger (2010); previously Lt. Gov.: Click here for Jane Norton on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Andrew Romanoff on Foreign Policy
2010 Democratic Challenger (lost primary): Click here for Andrew Romanoff on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Salazar on Foreign Policy
Democratic Representative (CO-3): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for John Salazar on other issues.
  • Voted YES on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide, as official US policy. (Mar 2009)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Ken Salazar on Foreign Policy
Democratic Jr Senator (CO): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Ken Salazar on other issues.
  • We need cooperation of our traditional allies on terrorism. (Aug 2004)
  • Work towards a global community. (Aug 2004)
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Oct 2008)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
  • Pressure friendly Arab states to end Israeli boycott. (Oct 2007)
Bob Schaffer on Foreign Policy
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Bob Schaffer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted YES on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted NO on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Member of the Congressional Human Rights Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Ban foreign aid to oil-producers who restrict production. (May 2001)
David Skaggs on Foreign Policy
Democrat (District 2): Click here for David Skaggs on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Udall on Foreign Policy
Democratic Representative (CO-2): Click here for 17 full quotes OR click here for Mark Udall on other issues.
  • Effective international leadership needs allies’ cooperation. (Sep 2008)
  • Pay US dues to UN in full. (Sep 2008)
  • US should cooperate with International Criminal Court. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • Voted YES on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted NO on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Member of the Congressional Human Rights Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Multi-year commitment to Africa for food & medicine. (Apr 2001)
  • Seeds of Peace: promote coexistence in regions of conflict. (Apr 2008)
  • Rated +1 by AAI, indicating a mixed Arab/Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Vigorous support for State of Israel against Hamas in Gaza. (Nov 2012)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
Tom Tancredo on Foreign Policy
Republican Representative (CO-6): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Tom Tancredo on other issues.
  • Get UN to follow through in Darfur on Sudan Peace Act. (Sep 2007)
  • Don’t pressure Israel to give up land for promise of peace. (Sep 2007)
  • Monitor the eradication of legal slavery in Sudan. (Sep 2007)
  • Avoid ratifying Law of the Sea Treaty. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on cooperating with India as a nuclear power. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • Voted NO on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted YES on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted NO on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Member of the Congressional Human Rights Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Urge China to respect religious freedom. (Mar 2001)
  • Keep sanctions against Syria until WMDs are dismantled. (May 2007)
  • Member of the Silk Road Congressional Caucus. (Nov 2007)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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