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Governor, Mayors and Pundits:


Mike Bloomberg on Corporations
Mayor of New York City (Independent): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mike Bloomberg on other issues.
  • Wooed Goldman Sachs to NYC with $1.65 billion in tax breaks. (Oct 2005)
  • Built up a $1.3B company from scratch over 20 years. (Aug 2001)
  • Given $10M upon being fired from Salomon Brothers in 1981. (Aug 2001)
Andrew Cuomo on Corporations
Democratic Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Andrew Cuomo on other issues.
  • Innovation Hot Spots: tax-free incubator zones. (Jan 2013)
  • Prevent landlords from avoiding rent regulation. (Jan 2012)
Bill de Blasio on Corporations
Democrat: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bill de Blasio on other issues.
  • Preserve physical integrity of Industrial Business Zones. (Oct 2013)

Senate:


Colia Clark on Corporations
Green Senate challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Colia Clark on other issues.
  • Make people of the US stakeholders in business development. (May 2012)
Kirsten Gillibrand on Corporations
Democratic Jr Senator (NY): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Kirsten Gillibrand on other issues.
  • Access to capital for small business will create jobs. (Oct 2010)
  • Nine years as Philip Morris defense counsel. (Apr 2010)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Mar 2012)
  • Rated 83% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Wendy Long on Corporations
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Wendy Long on other issues.
  • Stimulus spending stimulated corporate cronyism. (Jun 2012)
Scott Noren on Corporations
Independent Challenger: Click here for Scott Noren on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Charles Schumer on Corporations
Democratic Sr Senator (NY): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Charles Schumer on other issues.
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 39% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Mar 2012)
  • Rated 86% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)

House:


Timothy Bishop on Corporations
Democratic Representative (NY-1): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Timothy Bishop on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 30% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (May 2011)
Ann Marie Buerkle on Corporations
Republican (District 25): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Ann Marie Buerkle on other issues.
  • Rated 0% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Yvette Clarke on Corporations
Democrat: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Yvette Clarke on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Member of House Small Business Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Chris Collins on Corporations
Republican (District 27): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Chris Collins on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
Joseph Crowley on Corporations
Democratic Representative (NY-7): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Joseph Crowley on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 37% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Eliot Engel on Corporations
Democrat/Liberal Representative (NY-17): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Eliot Engel on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 30% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Chris Gibson on Corporations
Republican (District 19): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Chris Gibson on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Michael Grimm on Corporations
Republican (District 11): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Michael Grimm on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 57% by UFCW, indicating a mixed management/labor voting record. (May 2012)
Richard Hanna on Corporations
Republican (District 22): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Richard Hanna on other issues.
  • Reduce business taxes to make America competitive. (Oct 2011)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (May 2012)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Nan Hayworth on Corporations
Republican (District 19): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Nan Hayworth on other issues.
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Brian Higgins on Corporations
Democratic Representative (NY-27): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Brian Higgins on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Nov 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
  • Sponsored enforcing against corporate offshore tax haven banking. (Apr 2013)
Kathy Hochul on Corporations
Democrat (District 26): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Kathy Hochul on other issues.
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Steve Israel on Corporations
Democratic Representative (NY-2): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Steve Israel on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 47% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Hakeem Jeffries on Corporations
Democrat (District 8): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Hakeem Jeffries on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Supports tax incentives for job creation. (Sep 2012)
Peter King on Corporations
Rep./Ind./Cons./Right-To-Life Representative (NY-3): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Peter King on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 83% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 29% by UFCW, indicating a mixed management/labor voting record. (May 2012)
Nita Lowey on Corporations
Democratic Representative (NY-18): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Nita Lowey on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 33% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Dan Maffei on Corporations
Democrat (District 24): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Dan Maffei on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
Carolyn Maloney on Corporations
Democrat/Liberal Representative (NY-14): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Carolyn Maloney on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 33% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Sean Maloney on Corporations
Democrat (District 18): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Sean Maloney on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
Carolyn McCarthy on Corporations
Dem./Ind./Working-Families (NY-4): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Carolyn McCarthy on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 40% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Apr 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Gregory Meeks on Corporations
Dem./Working-Families (NY-6): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Gregory Meeks on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 45% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (May 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Grace Meng on Corporations
Democrat (District 6): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Grace Meng on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Supports tax incentives for job creation. (Sep 2012)
Jerrold Nadler on Corporations
Dem./Lib./Working-Families (NY-8): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jerrold Nadler on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 21% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
  • Reform bankruptcy to protect jobs and retirement. (Jan 2013)
Bill Owens on Corporations
Democratic Representative (NY-23): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Bill Owens on other issues.
  • End tax breaks for companies that offshore jobs. (Nov 2009)
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Member of House Small Business Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Charles Rangel on Corporations
Dem./Lib./Working-Families: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Charles Rangel on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (May 2012)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Tom Reed on Corporations
Republican (District 23): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tom Reed on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Sep 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Jose Serrano on Corporations
Democrat/Liberal Representative (NY-16): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jose Serrano on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 21% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Louise Slaughter on Corporations
Democratic Representative (NY-28): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Louise Slaughter on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 27% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
  • Sponsored enforcing against corporate offshore tax haven banking. (Apr 2013)
Paul Tonko on Corporations
Democrat (District 20): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Paul Tonko on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Oct 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
  • Sponsored enforcing against corporate offshore tax haven banking. (Apr 2013)
Ed Towns on Corporations
Democrat/Liberal Representative (NY-10): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Ed Towns on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 33% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Nydia Velazquez on Corporations
Democrat/Working-Families Representative (NY-12): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Nydia Velazquez on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 25% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Leader of House Small Business Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


George Pataki on Corporations
Republican NY Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for George Pataki on other issues.
  • Bankruptcy reform: prevent inappropriate Chapter 7 filings. (May 1999)
David Paterson on Corporations
Democratic Governor (NY): Click here for the full quote OR click here for David Paterson on other issues.
  • Replace failed Empire Zone program with Excelsior Program. (Jan 2010)
George Maragos on Corporations
2012 Republican Primary Challenger: Click here for George Maragos on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Turner on Corporations
2012 Republican Senate Primary Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Turner on other issues.
  • Rated 17% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Gary Ackerman on Corporations
Dem./Ind./Lib./Working-Fam. (NY-5): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Gary Ackerman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 26% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Feb 2012)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Maurice Hinchey on Corporations
Dem./Ind./Lib./Working-Fam. Representative (NY-22): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Maurice Hinchey on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Require Code of Conduct for US corporations abroad. (Aug 2001)
  • Rated 28% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Sep 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Chris Lee on Corporations
Republican (Resigned 2011) (District 26): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Chris Lee on other issues.
  • Voted NO on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Rated 0% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Bob Turner on Corporations
Former Republican (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Turner on other issues.
  • Rated 17% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Rudy Giuliani on Corporations
Former Mayor of NYC: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Rudy Giuliani on other issues.
  • Reduce corporate tax from 35% to 25%, to increase revenue. (Dec 2007)
  • FactCheck: Corporate tax cut would reduce revenue by half. (Dec 2007)
  • Will not sever consulting firm ties unless legally required. (Dec 2007)
  • Business goes abroad when we overregulate and overtax. (Oct 2007)
  • Low corporate tax rates encourage business locating in US. (Aug 2007)
  • 1990s: NYC paid millions in “corporate retention deals”. (May 2007)
  • Formed corporate consulting firm, Giuliani Partners. (Jan 2002)
Carl McCall on Corporations
2002 Democratic Challenger NY Governor: Click here for Carl McCall on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Eliot Spitzer on Corporations
Former Democratc Governor (2007-2008): Click here for Eliot Spitzer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Anthony Weiner on Corporations
Former Democrat(Resigned 2011) (District 9): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Anthony Weiner on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 30% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Michael Benjamin on Corporations
Former Republican Challenger (2004): Click here for Michael Benjamin on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Ed Cox on Corporations
Former Republican Challenger (withdrew Jan. 2006): Click here for Ed Cox on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Al D'Amato on Corporations
Former Republican Jr Senator: Click here for Al D'Amato on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Harold Ford on Corporations
2010 Democratic Primary Challenger; previously US Rep (TN): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Harold Ford on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 48% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Daniel Frisa on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 4): Click here for Daniel Frisa on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Rudy Giuliani on Corporations
2000 Former Republican Candidate: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Rudy Giuliani on other issues.
  • Reduce corporate tax from 35% to 25%, to increase revenue. (Dec 2007)
  • FactCheck: Corporate tax cut would reduce revenue by half. (Dec 2007)
  • Will not sever consulting firm ties unless legally required. (Dec 2007)
  • Business goes abroad when we overregulate and overtax. (Oct 2007)
  • Low corporate tax rates encourage business locating in US. (Aug 2007)
  • 1990s: NYC paid millions in “corporate retention deals”. (May 2007)
  • Formed corporate consulting firm, Giuliani Partners. (Jan 2002)
Abe Hirschfeld on Corporations
2004 former Builders Party Senate challenger: Click here for Abe Hirschfeld on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Sue Kelly on Corporations
Republican (until 2007) (District 19): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Sue Kelly on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 77% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
John LaFalce on Corporations
Democrat/Ind./Lib. (Until 2004 (District 29): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John LaFalce on other issues.
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
David McReynolds on Corporations
2004 Green Senate challenger (NY); 2000 Socialist for Pres.: Click here for the full quote OR click here for David McReynolds on other issues.
  • International democracy over transnational corporations. (Sep 2004)
Howard Mills on Corporations
2004 former Republican Senate challenger (NY): Click here for Howard Mills on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Susan Molinari on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 13): Click here for Susan Molinari on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Pat Moynihan on Corporations
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for Pat Moynihan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Major Owens on Corporations
Democrat (until 2007) (District 11): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Major Owens on other issues.
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 21% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Bill Paxon on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 27): Click here for Bill Paxon on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Gerald Solomon on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 22): Click here for Gerald Solomon on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Michael Arcuri on Corporations
Democrat: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Michael Arcuri on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
Gary Bernsten on Corporations
2010 Republican Primary Challenger: Click here for Gary Bernsten on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Sherry Boehlert on Corporations
Republican/Independence (District 23): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Sherry Boehlert on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 80% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Hillary Clinton on Corporations
Secretary of State; previously Democratic Senator (NY): Click here for 22 full quotes OR click here for Hillary Clinton on other issues.
  • Take back $55B in Bush’s industry give-aways. (Apr 2008)
  • FactCheck: Pushed Wal-Mart for women managers & environment. (Jan 2008)
  • World Bank should impose rules on sovereign wealth funds. (Jan 2008)
  • Bush defanged the Consumer Product Safety Commission. (Dec 2007)
  • FactCheck: Yes, Bush shrunk CPSC; but it shrank before Bush. (Dec 2007)
  • Outraged at CEO compensation. (Oct 2007)
  • Stop bankruptcies to get rid of pension responsibilities. (Aug 2007)
  • Enough with corporate welfare; enough with golden parachutes. (Jun 2007)
  • Close lobbyists’ revolving door; end no-bid contracts. (Jun 2007)
  • 1976 Rose Law: Fought for industry against electric rate cut. (Jun 2007)
  • Corporate lawyer at Rose Law while Bill was Attorney General. (Jun 2007)
  • Corporate elite treat working-class America as invisible. (Apr 2007)
  • Companies get rewarded with hard-working people left hanging. (Mar 2007)
  • 1980s: Loved Wal-Mart's "Buy America" program. (Jun 2004)
  • 1970s: Potential conflict of interest when GM sued Arkansas. (Nov 1997)
  • Businesses play social role in US; gov’t oversight required. (Sep 1996)
  • Family-friendly work policies are good for business. (Sep 1996)
  • Angry at unacceptable acquiescence to greed in the 1980s. (Jun 1994)
  • Serving on boards provides ties but requires defending too. (Aug 1993)
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 35% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Joe DioGuardi on Corporations
2010 Republican Challenger: Click here for Joe DioGuardi on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Michael Forbes on Corporations
Republican (retired) (District 1): Click here for Michael Forbes on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Vito Fossella on Corporations
Rep./Cons./Right-To-Life Representative (NY-13): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Vito Fossella on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 96% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Benjamin Gilman on Corporations
Republican (District 20): Click here for Benjamin Gilman on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Felix Grucci on Corporations
Republican (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Felix Grucci on other issues.
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
John Hall on Corporations
Democrat: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for John Hall on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
Howie Hawkins on Corporations
Green Challenger: Click here for Howie Hawkins on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Amo Houghton on Corporations
Republican/Conservative (District 31): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Amo Houghton on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 93% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Caroline Kennedy on Corporations
Former Democratic candidate (2008): Click here for Caroline Kennedy on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Randy Kuhl on Corporations
Republican Representative (NY-29): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Randy Kuhl on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
Rick Lazio on Corporations
Republican/Cons. (District 2): Click here for Rick Lazio on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Eric Massa on Corporations
Democrat (until 2010) (District 29): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Eric Massa on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
KT McFarland on Corporations
Republican Challenger: Click here for KT McFarland on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mike McMahon on Corporations
Democrat (until 2010) (District 13): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Mike McMahon on other issues.
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
Michael McNulty on Corporations
Democratic/Ind./Cons. Representative (NY-21): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Michael McNulty on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 24% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
Scott Murphy on Corporations
Democrat (until 2010) (District 20): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Scott Murphy on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
Marilyn O`Grady on Corporations
2004 former Conservative Party challenger: Click here for Marilyn O`Grady on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jeanine Pirro on Corporations
Republican challenger; District Attorney: Click here for Jeanine Pirro on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jack Quinn on Corporations
Republican/Ind./Cons. (District 30): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jack Quinn on other issues.
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 80% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Thomas Reynolds on Corporations
Republican/Conservative Representative (NY-26): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Thomas Reynolds on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
John Spencer on Corporations
Republican Challenger, previously Mayor of Yonkers: Click here for John Spencer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Sweeney on Corporations
Republican/Conservative (District 22): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for John Sweeney on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 79% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Jay Townsend on Corporations
Republican Challenger (2010): Click here for Jay Townsend on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Walsh on Corporations
Rep./Ind./Conservative Representative (NY-25): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jim Walsh on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 93% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
Kirsten Gillibrand on Corporations
Democratic Jr Senator (NY): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Kirsten Gillibrand on other issues.
  • Access to capital for small business will create jobs. (Oct 2010)
  • Nine years as Philip Morris defense counsel. (Apr 2010)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Mar 2012)
  • Rated 83% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
John McHugh on Corporations
Republican/Conservative Representative (NY-23): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for John McHugh on other issues.
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 68% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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