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Mike Pence on Free Trade
Republican Representative (IN-6): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Mike Pence on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Rated 61% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)

Senate:

IN 2012: 2012 Indiana Senate Debates


Daniel Coats on Free Trade
Republican Jr Senator (IN): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Daniel Coats on other issues.
  • Trade barriers would hurt Indiana. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Voted YES on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Feb 2013)
Joe Donnelly on Free Trade
Senate Challenger; Democratic Represenative (IN-2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Joe Donnelly on other issues.
  • Oppose CAFTA; support fair international trade. (Nov 2006)
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
Richard Lugar on Free Trade
Republican Sr Senator (IN): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Richard Lugar on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on extending free trade to Andean nations. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on expanding trade to the third world. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Voted YES on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
  • Rated 100% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
Richard Mourdock on Free Trade
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Richard Mourdock on other issues.
  • Free trade except with rogue nations. (Sep 2011)

House:


Larry Bucshon on Free Trade
Republican (District 8): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Larry Bucshon on other issues.
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Feb 2013)
Andre Carson on Free Trade
Democrat: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Andre Carson on other issues.
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
Luke Messer on Free Trade
Republican (District 6): Click here for Luke Messer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Todd Rokita on Free Trade
Republican (District 4): Click here for Todd Rokita on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Marlin Stutzman on Free Trade
Republican (District 3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Marlin Stutzman on other issues.
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
Peter Visclosky on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (IN-1): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for Peter Visclosky on other issues.
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Maintain anti-dumping restrictions against foreign importers. (Oct 2001)
  • Rated 20% by CATO, indicating a pro-fair trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Mar 2013)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (Mar 2013)
Jackie Walorski on Free Trade
Republican (District 2): Click here for Jackie Walorski on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Todd Young on Free Trade
Republican (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Todd Young on other issues.
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Apr 2013)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Mitch Daniels on Free Trade
Republican IN Governor: Click here for Mitch Daniels on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Susan Brooks on Free Trade
Republican (District 5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Susan Brooks on other issues.
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (May 2013)
Dan Burton on Free Trade
Republican Representative (IN-5): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Dan Burton on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Rated 58% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
Joe Donnelly on Free Trade
Senate Challenger; Democratic Represenative (IN-2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Joe Donnelly on other issues.
  • Oppose CAFTA; support fair international trade. (Nov 2006)
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
Mike Pence on Free Trade
Republican Representative (IN-6): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Mike Pence on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Rated 61% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
Joseph Kernan on Free Trade
Former Democratic Governor (2003-2004): Click here for Joseph Kernan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Frank O'Bannon on Free Trade
Former Democratic Governor (1997-2003): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Frank O'Bannon on other issues.
  • Ease Canadian border-crossing rules. (May 1998)
  • Grant fast-track authority to the President. (Nov 1999)
Julia Carson on Free Trade
Former Dem. (Deceased 2008) (District 10): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Julia Carson on other issues.
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 22% by CATO, indicating a pro-fair trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • No MFN for China; condition trade on human rights. (Nov 1999)
Lee Hamilton on Free Trade
Democrat (Until 2004) (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Lee Hamilton on other issues.
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
Baron Hill on Free Trade
Democrat (until 2010) (District 9): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Baron Hill on other issues.
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Rated 39% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
John Hostettler on Free Trade
2010 Senate Challenger (lost GOP primary); formerly US Rep.: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for John Hostettler on other issues.
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • End economic protectionism: let dairy compacts expire . (Aug 2001)
  • Rated 65% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
John Myers on Free Trade
Republican Former (1994-) (District 7): Click here for John Myers on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Marvin Scott on Free Trade
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Marvin Scott on other issues.
  • Supports NAFTA, GATT, and the WTO. (Jul 2004)
  • Human rights should not affect trade relations. (Jul 2004)
Evan Bayh on Free Trade
Democratic Jr Senator (IN): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Evan Bayh on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on extending free trade to Andean nations. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on expanding trade to the third world. (May 2000)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • Free & fair trade is key to economic growth . (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 33% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Richard Behney on Free Trade
2010 Republican Challenger: Click here for Richard Behney on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Steve Buyer on Free Trade
Republican Representative (IN-4): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Steve Buyer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 29% by CATO, indicating a pro-fair trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
Chris Chocola on Free Trade
Republican (District 2): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Chris Chocola on other issues.
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
Brad Ellsworth on Free Trade
Democrat: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Brad Ellsworth on other issues.
  • NAFTA has cost Indiana jobs. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
Brad Ellsworth on Free Trade
Democrat: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Brad Ellsworth on other issues.
  • NAFTA has cost Indiana jobs. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
John Hostettler on Free Trade
Republican (District 8): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for John Hostettler on other issues.
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • End economic protectionism: let dairy compacts expire . (Aug 2001)
  • Rated 65% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Andrew Jacobs on Free Trade
Democrat (retired 1996) (District 11): Click here for Andrew Jacobs on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Brian Kerns on Free Trade
Republican (District 7): Click here for Brian Kerns on other issues.
    No stance on record.
David McIntosh on Free Trade
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for David McIntosh on other issues.
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
Steve Osborn on Free Trade
Libertarian Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steve Osborn on other issues.
  • Address the trade imbalance. (Jul 2006)
Ed Pease on Free Trade
Republican (District 7): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Ed Pease on other issues.
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
Tim Roemer on Free Trade
Democrat (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tim Roemer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
Mike Sodrel on Free Trade
Republican (District 9): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Mike Sodrel on other issues.
  • Oppose to the trade liberalization agreement with China. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
Mark Souder on Free Trade
Republican Representative (IN-3): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Mark Souder on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • End economic protectionism: let dairy compacts expire . (Aug 2001)
  • Rated 39% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Tariffs against countries undervaluing their currency. (May 2009)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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