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Gary Herbert on Foreign Policy
Republican Governor: Click here for Gary Herbert on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

UT 2012: 2012 Utah Senate Debates


Orrin Hatch on Foreign Policy
Republican Sr Senator (UT): Click here for 20 full quotes OR click here for Orrin Hatch on other issues.
  • Africa: Helping with AIDS is our duty as a great nation. (Jan 2000)
  • US should not police the world; but should police Europe. (Jun 1999)
  • Sudan: civil war not a US threat; terrorism is. (Jun 1999)
  • Support self-determination morally, not militarily. (Jun 1999)
  • Russia should focus on their economy, not on US. (Jun 1999)
  • Russia is acting as aggressively as Serbia. (Jun 1999)
  • Push Japanese reforms to keep rest of Asia stable. (Jul 1998)
  • Relations with China; limited with Taiwan. (Jan 2000)
  • 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 YES 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 YES 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)
  • Rated -2 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Vigorous support for State of Israel against Hamas in Gaza. (Nov 2012)
  • Condemn Iran for state-sponsored persecution of Baha'i. (Feb 2009)
Mike Lee on Foreign Policy
Republican Jr Senator: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mike Lee on other issues.
  • Shared interest in defending Israel's security. (Jul 2010)
  • Rated -4 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Liberty Candidate: US abroad unconstitutional & unaffordable. (Sep 2010)

House:


Rob Bishop on Foreign Policy
Republican Representative (UT-1): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Rob Bishop 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)
  • Voted YES on deterring foreign arms transfers to China. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming the UN by restricting US funding. (Jun 2005)
  • Rated -1 by AAI, indicating a mixed Arab/Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Oppose Arms Treaty that limits gun trade to Israel & Taiwan. (Nov 2012)
  • Condemn Iran for state-sponsored persecution of Baha'i. (Feb 2009)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Jim Matheson on Foreign Policy
Democratic Representative (UT-2): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Jim Matheson 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)
  • Voted YES 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)
  • Rated -1 by AAI, indicating a mixed Arab/Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide of the early 1900s. (Mar 2007)
  • Allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (Feb 2009)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Chris Stewart on Foreign Policy
Republican (District 2): Click here for Chris Stewart on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Former candidates & officeholders:


Rocky Anderson on Foreign Policy
Justice Party challenger for President: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Rocky Anderson on other issues.
  • Build relationships instead of imperialist foreign policy. (Oct 2012)
  • The US should always listen to other countries. (Feb 2012)
Jon Huntsman on Foreign Policy
Republican UT Governor: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jon Huntsman on other issues.
  • China is our most important relationship of the 21st century. (Jan 2012)
  • 80 million bloggers in China will take China down. (Nov 2011)
  • Get used to 21st century of US and China on the world stage. (Oct 2011)
  • We need diplomatic corps to exhibit democracy abroad. (Sep 2011)
Pete Ashdown on Foreign Policy
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Pete Ashdown on other issues.
  • Make foreigners pay for US military bases that defend them. (Jul 2006)
Jason Chaffetz on Foreign Policy
2012 Senate Challenger; Republicam House member (UT-3): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Jason Chaffetz on other issues.
  • Voted NO on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Withhold UN funding until voluntary and program-specific. (Aug 2011)
  • Rated -6 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (Feb 2009)
  • Support Iranian demonstrators against Iranian government. (Jun 2009)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Scott Howell on Foreign Policy
2000 Democratic Challenger for Senate (UT): Click here for Scott Howell on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dan Liljenquist on Foreign Policy
Republican Primary Challenger (2012): Click here for Dan Liljenquist on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jason Chaffetz on Foreign Policy
2012 Senate Challenger; Republicam House member (UT-3): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Jason Chaffetz on other issues.
  • Voted NO on supporting democratic institutions in Pakistan. (Jun 2009)
  • Withhold UN funding until voluntary and program-specific. (Aug 2011)
  • Rated -6 by AAI, indicating a anti-Arab anti-Palestine voting record. (May 2012)
  • Allow travel between the United States and Cuba. (Feb 2009)
  • Support Iranian demonstrators against Iranian government. (Jun 2009)
  • Commitment to unbreakable U.S.-Israel bond. (Mar 2010)
Mike Leavitt-Gov on Foreign Policy
Former Republican Governor (1993-2003); Sec. HHS & EPA: Click here for Mike Leavitt-Gov on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Olene Walker on Foreign Policy
Former Republican Governor (2003-2004): Click here for Olene Walker on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Merrill Cook on Foreign Policy
2010 Republican challenger (lost primary): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Merrill Cook on other issues.
  • 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)
Merrill Cook on Foreign Policy
Former Republican (until 2001) (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Merrill Cook on other issues.
  • 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)
Paul Van Dam on Foreign Policy
2004 former Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Paul Van Dam on other issues.
  • International cooperation is critical to war on terror. (Jul 2004)
Enid Waldholtz on Foreign Policy
Republican Former (1994-) (District 2): Click here for Enid Waldholtz on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Robert Bennett on Foreign Policy
Republican Jr Senator (UT): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Robert Bennett on other issues.
  • 1994: Supported $25B Mexico bailout. (Jun 2004)
  • 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 YES 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 YES on $17.9 billion to IMF. (Mar 1998)
  • Voted YES on Strengthening of the trade embargo against Cuba. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted YES on ending Vietnam embargo. (Jan 1994)
  • Member of the Silk Road Congressional Caucus. (Nov 2007)
Sam Granato on Foreign Policy
2010 Democratic challenger: Click here for Sam Granato on other issues.
    No stance on record.
James Hansen on Foreign Policy
Republican (District 1): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for James Hansen 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)
  • Voted NO on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
Chris Cannon on Foreign Policy
Republican Representative (UT-3): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Chris Cannon on other issues.
  • 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 YES on Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on $15.2 billion for foreign operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Suspend Russia's participation in the G-8. (Feb 2005)
  • Keep sanctions against Syria until WMDs are dismantled. (May 2007)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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