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Mike Pence on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (IN-6): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Mike Pence on other issues.
  • Rated C by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2010)
  • Designate first weekend in May as Ten Commandments Weekend. (Apr 2011)

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IN 2012: 2012 Indiana Senate Debates


Daniel Coats on Principles & Values
Republican Jr Senator (IN): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Daniel Coats on other issues.
  • 2000: top prospect for secretary of defense. (Nov 2010)
  • YouTube video: "Don't tell Hoosiers I'm a Tar Heel". (Oct 2010)
  • There's a lot of enthusiasm for change in Washington. (Oct 2010)
  • Accused of lobbying for whatever issue paid the most money. (Oct 2010)
  • Accepted lobbying job after adjournment but still in Senate. (Oct 2010)
  • Founding member of Conservative Opportunity Society. (Jun 1995)
Joe Donnelly on Principles & Values
Senate Challenger; Democratic Represenative (IN-2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joe Donnelly on other issues.
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
Richard Lugar on Principles & Values
Republican Sr Senator (IN): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Richard Lugar on other issues.
  • OpEd: Lives in Washington DC, no longer in Indiana. (Apr 2012)
  • Voted with Republican Party 76.2% of 324 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Richard Mourdock on Principles & Values
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Richard Mourdock on other issues.
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)

House:


Larry Bucshon on Principles & Values
Republican (District 8): Click here for Larry Bucshon on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Andre Carson on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Andre Carson on other issues.
  • Member of Congressional Black Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Reject Bush's Florida electors due to election fraud. (Jan 2001)
Luke Messer on Principles & Values
Republican (District 6): Click here for Luke Messer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Todd Rokita on Principles & Values
Republican (District 4): Click here for Todd Rokita on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Marlin Stutzman on Principles & Values
Republican (District 3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Marlin Stutzman on other issues.
  • Designate first weekend in May as Ten Commandments Weekend. (Apr 2011)
Peter Visclosky on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (IN-1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Peter Visclosky on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 83% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Jackie Walorski on Principles & Values
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jackie Walorski on other issues.
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Aug 2012)
Todd Young on Principles & Values
Republican (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Todd Young on other issues.
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Mitch Daniels on Principles & Values
Republican IN Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mitch Daniels on other issues.
  • Government is meant to serve the people, not supervise them. (Jan 2012)
  • No "have-nots": just "haves," and "soon-to-haves". (Jan 2012)
  • You might dislike my decisions, but things ARE different. (Jan 2012)
Susan Brooks on Principles & Values
Republican (District 5): Click here for Susan Brooks on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dan Burton on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (IN-5): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Dan Burton on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Christian. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Recognize Christianity's importance to western civilization. (Dec 2007)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Joe Donnelly on Principles & Values
Senate Challenger; Democratic Represenative (IN-2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joe Donnelly on other issues.
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
Mike Pence on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (IN-6): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Mike Pence on other issues.
  • Rated C by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2010)
  • Designate first weekend in May as Ten Commandments Weekend. (Apr 2011)
Joseph Kernan on Principles & Values
Former Democratic Governor (2003-2004): Click here for Joseph Kernan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Frank O'Bannon on Principles & Values
Former Democratic Governor (1997-2003): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Frank O'Bannon on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: United Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Governors Association. (Aug 2001)
  • Member of Midwestern Governors' Association. (Sep 2001)
  • Member, National Governors Association/Economic Development. (Jan 2001)
Julia Carson on Principles & Values
Former Dem. (Deceased 2008) (District 10): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Julia Carson on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Congressional Black Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Reject Bush's Florida electors due to election fraud. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. (Oct 2001)
  • Member of the Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues. (Jul 2001)
Lee Hamilton on Principles & Values
Democrat (Until 2004) (District 9): Click here for Lee Hamilton on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Baron Hill on Principles & Values
Democrat (until 2010) (District 9): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Baron Hill on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Christian Church. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
John Hostettler on Principles & Values
2010 Senate Challenger (lost GOP primary); formerly US Rep.: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Hostettler on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
John Myers on Principles & Values
Republican Former (1994-) (District 7): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Myers on other issues.
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Marvin Scott on Principles & Values
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for Marvin Scott on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Evan Bayh on Principles & Values
Democratic Jr Senator (IN): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for Evan Bayh on other issues.
  • Voted with Democratic Party 86.8% of 319 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • All America PAC supports 13 candidates for US House & Senate. (Dec 2006)
  • All America PAC supports 15 Indiana & governor candidates. (Dec 2006)
  • Bayh sends staffers to early primary states & “Camp Bayh”. (Jul 2006)
  • Leading champion of moving Dems to the middle. (Oct 2005)
  • Liberal in conservative state; but less so than Birch Bayh. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted NO on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted NO on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Senate New Democrat Coalition. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2007)
Richard Behney on Principles & Values
2010 Republican Challenger: Click here for Richard Behney on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Steve Buyer on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (IN-4): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Steve Buyer on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Chris Chocola on Principles & Values
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Chris Chocola on other issues.
Brad Ellsworth on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Brad Ellsworth on other issues.
  • Coats negotiated lobbying job while still a Senator. (Oct 2010)
  • The church helps all of us decide who we are. (Nov 2006)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
Brad Ellsworth on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Brad Ellsworth on other issues.
  • Coats negotiated lobbying job while still a Senator. (Oct 2010)
  • The church helps all of us decide who we are. (Nov 2006)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
John Hostettler on Principles & Values
Republican (District 8): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Hostettler on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Andrew Jacobs on Principles & Values
Democrat (retired 1996) (District 11): Click here for Andrew Jacobs on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Brian Kerns on Principles & Values
Republican (District 7): Click here for Brian Kerns on other issues.
    No stance on record.
David McIntosh on Principles & Values
Republican (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for David McIntosh on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Steve Osborn on Principles & Values
Libertarian Challenger: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Steve Osborn on other issues.
  • Voting for third party candidates wakes up the two parties. (Jul 2006)
  • Lugar is at the end of his popularity. (Jul 2006)
  • Indiana is only state with no Democrat on Senate ballot. (Jun 2006)
  • Married 30 years; 4 sons; clerk at his LDS church. (Apr 2006)
  • Ran for US Congress in 2000 and 2002. (Apr 2006)
Ed Pease on Principles & Values
Republican (District 7): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Ed Pease on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: United Methodist. (Nov 2000)
Tim Roemer on Principles & Values
Democrat (District 3): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tim Roemer on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
Mike Sodrel on Principles & Values
Republican (District 9): Click here for Mike Sodrel on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Souder on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (IN-3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mark Souder on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Evangelical. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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