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John Kitzhaber on Free Trade
Democratic Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Kitzhaber on other issues.
  • Encouraging more trade agreements with China. (Sep 2011)

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Jason Conger on Free Trade
Republican Challenger: Click here for Jason Conger on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jeff Merkley on Free Trade
Democratic Jr Senator (OR): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jeff Merkley on other issues.
  • Oppose trade agreements that use NAFTA as a model. (Jun 2008)
  • Cancel or fix unfair trade deals. (Jun 2008)
  • End federal giveaways to companies that ship jobs overseas. (Jun 2008)
  • Strengthen the Buy American Act. (Jun 2008)
  • Oppose giving the President fast track trade authority. (Jun 2008)
  • Include real & enforceable labor & environmental standards. (Mar 2008)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
Ron Wyden on Free Trade
Democratic Sr Senator (OR): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Ron Wyden on other issues.
  • If we put up unfair barriers, other countries will do so too. (Aug 2010)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO 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)
  • Rated 33% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)

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Earl Blumenauer on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (OR-3): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Earl Blumenauer 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 NO 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)
  • Rated 59% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (Feb 2013)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (May 2013)
Suzanne Bonamici on Free Trade
Democrat (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Suzanne Bonamici on other issues.
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (Jun 2013)
Peter Defazio on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (OR-4): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Peter Defazio 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 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)
  • Rated 38% 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)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Require open markets for US goods in all trade agreements. (May 2011)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (Mar 2013)
  • No MFN for China; condition trade on human rights. (Nov 1999)
Kurt Schrader on Free Trade
Democrat (District 5): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Kurt Schrader on other issues.
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored imposing import fee on countries with undervalued currency. (May 2013)
Greg Walden on Free Trade
Republican Representative (OR-2): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Greg Walden 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)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Promote the Andean Free Trade Agreement. (May 2002)
  • Rated 39% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Ted Kulongoski on Free Trade
Democratic OR Governor: Click here for Ted Kulongoski on other issues.
    No stance on record.
David Wu on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (OR-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for David Wu 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 YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • Rated 22% by CATO, indicating a pro-fair trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
Bill Bradbury on Free Trade
2002 Democratic Senate Challenger (OR): Click here for Bill Bradbury on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bruce Broussard on Free Trade
Former Republican challenger (2004): Click here for Bruce Broussard on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Wes Cooley on Free Trade
Republican Former (1994-) (District 2): Click here for Wes Cooley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Hatfield on Free Trade
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mark Hatfield on other issues.
  • Voted NO on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
Al King on Free Trade
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Al King on other issues.
  • One-sided trade deals send jobs overseas. (May 2004)
Bob Packwood on Free Trade
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for Bob Packwood on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dave Brownlow on Free Trade
Constitution Party Senate Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Dave Brownlow on other issues.
  • Free trade but not NAFTA, GATT, & WTO. (Jun 2008)
  • Terminate NAFTA, GATT, WTO and MFN. (Jun 2008)
  • Support free and fair trade, plus anti-dumping laws. (Jun 2008)
John Frohnmayer on Free Trade
Independent Challenger: Click here for John Frohnmayer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Elizabeth Furse on Free Trade
Democrat (District 1): Click here for Elizabeth Furse on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Darlene Hooley on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (OR-5): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Darlene Hooley 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 NO 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 NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • Rated 33% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Jim Huffman on Free Trade
2010 Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Huffman on other issues.
  • Oregon should compete in thriving global economy. (Aug 2010)
Steve Novick on Free Trade
Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steve Novick on other issues.
  • Give the little guy a fairer break in trade policies. (Apr 2008)
Gordon Harold Smith on Free Trade
Republican Jr Senator (OR): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Gordon Harold Smith 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)
  • Promote the Andean Free Trade Agreement. (May 2002)
  • Rated 58% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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