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Governor, Mayors and Pundits:


Ken Cuccinelli on Budget & Economy
Republican Challenger : Click here for Ken Cuccinelli on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Terry McAuliffe on Budget & Economy
Democratic nominee for Governor; previously DNC Chair: Click here for Terry McAuliffe on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob McDonnell on Budget & Economy
Republican Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob McDonnell on other issues.
  • $100K debt per family is unsustainable: limit government. (Jan 2010)
  • FactCheck: No, Obama won't double debt; only 55% increase. (Jan 2010)
  • FactCheck: Yes, federal debt is over $100,000 per household. (Jan 2010)
Robert Sarvis on Budget & Economy
Libertarian nominee for Governor: Click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

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George Allen on Budget & Economy
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for George Allen on other issues.
  • FactCheck: Vvoted against the Alaskan Bridge to Nowhere. (Apr 2012)
  • No future debt-limit increases until spending is restrained. (Apr 2012)
  • Stimulus spending failed to create promised jobs. (Apr 2012)
  • Authored Balanced Budget Amendment plus lower taxes. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on $40B in reduced federal overall spending. (Dec 2005)
  • Demand a Balanced Budget amendment. (Jul 2010)
  • Limit federal spending growth to per-capita inflation rate. (Jul 2010)
  • Supports the Cut-Cap-and-Balance Pledge. (Jan 2012)
Ed Gillespie on Budget & Economy
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Ed Gillespie on other issues.
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)
Tim Kaine on Budget & Economy
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Tea Party's reckless economic policies create uncertainty. (May 2012)
  • I cut state spending $5B while investing in infrastructure. (Dec 2011)
  • Opposes "Cut, Cap and Balance" as all cuts & no balance. (Jul 2011)
  • In 5 years, Bush took us from surplus to deficit. (Jan 2006)
  • Fiscal discipline kept AAA bond rating. (Nov 2005)
  • Progress economically via stable finances. (Nov 2005)
  • Opposes a constitutional BBA. (Oct 2012)
Robert Sarvis on Budget & Economy
Libertarian Challenger for Senate: Click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Warner on Budget & Economy
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Sequester was stupidest way to cut; shutdown cost even more. (Oct 2013)
  • Banking crisis caused by too many asleep at the switch in DC. (Sep 2008)
  • Gilmore’s budgets “full of gimmicks” created $6B deficit. (Sep 2008)
  • Popularity based on credit for saving state’s finances. (Apr 2006)
  • Close the largest budget shortfall in Virginia’s history. (Jan 2004)
  • Must not lose AAA bond ratings. (Jan 2004)
  • Fiscal conservatism: taxpayer money is sacred. (Nov 2001)
  • Promote traditional businesses; small business, & tourism. (Nov 2001)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (May 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Feb 2009)
James Webb on Budget & Economy
Democratic Sr Senator: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for James Webb on other issues.
  • Top of economy doing great; but workers not. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (May 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Feb 2009)
  • Voted YES on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on paying down federal debt by rating programs' effectiveness. (Mar 2007)
  • Reform mortgage rules to prevent foreclosure & bankruptcy. (Feb 2008)

House:


Eric Cantor on Budget & Economy
Republican Representative (VA-7): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Eric Cantor on other issues.
  • Alternative stimulus: reduce taxes; $7500 homebuyer credit. (Sep 2010)
  • Not "party of No", but party of principled opposition. (Sep 2010)
  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted NO on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted NO on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Balanced Budget Amendment with 3/5 vote to override. (Jan 2009)
  • Member of the House Republican Economic Recovery Working Group. (Sep 2010)
Gerry Connolly on Budget & Economy
Democrat (District 11): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Gerry Connolly on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted NO on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Increase debt limit from $14.3 trillion to $16.7 trillion. (Jul 2011)
  • Reclaim all bonuses paid to AIG executives & employees. (Mar 2009)
  • Ban abusive credit practices & enhance consumer disclosure. (Feb 2009)
Randy Forbes on Budget & Economy
Republican Representative (VA-4): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for Randy Forbes on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted NO on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Balanced Budget Amendment with 3/5 vote to override. (Jan 2009)
  • Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the US Constitution. (Jan 2011)
  • Ban roadway signs indicating Recovery Act funding. (Jul 2011)
  • Disapprove of increasing the debt limit. (Jan 2012)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Jan 2013)
Bob Goodlatte on Budget & Economy
Republican Representative (VA-6): Click here for 19 full quotes OR click here for Bob Goodlatte on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted NO on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted NO on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Sponsored Balanced Budget Constitutional Amendment. (Jan 2009)
  • Member of the House Republican Economic Recovery Working Group. (Sep 2010)
  • Sponsored bill proposing a balanced budget amendment. (Jan 2011)
  • Disapprove of increasing the debt limit. (Jan 2012)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Jan 2013)
  • Prioritize critical spending in case debt limit reached. (Feb 2013)
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)
Morgan Griffith on Budget & Economy
Republican (District 9): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Morgan Griffith on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the US Constitution. (Jan 2011)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Jan 2013)
Robert Hurt on Budget & Economy
Republican (District 5): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Robert Hurt on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Member of House Banking Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the US Constitution. (Jan 2011)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Jan 2013)
James Moran on Budget & Economy
Democratic Representative (VA-8): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for James Moran on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted YES on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted YES on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Allow $3 on 1040 form to pay off National Debt. (Sep 2000)
  • Balance debt reduction, tax relief, & policy investment. (Jan 2001)
  • Increase debt limit from $14.3 trillion to $16.7 trillion. (Jul 2011)
  • Establish a usury limit of 16% for consumer credit cards. (Dec 2009)
  • Ban abusive credit practices & enhance consumer disclosure. (Feb 2009)
Scott Rigell on Budget & Economy
Republican (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Scott Rigell on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the US Constitution. (Jan 2011)
Bobby Scott on Budget & Economy
Democratic Representative (VA-3): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Scott on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted NO on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted YES on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted YES on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Get minorities into home ownership & global marketplace. (Jan 2001)
  • Increase debt limit from $14.3 trillion to $16.7 trillion. (Jul 2011)
Robert Wittman on Budget & Economy
Republican: Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Robert Wittman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted NO on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Balanced Budget Amendment with 3/5 vote to override. (Jan 2009)
  • Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the US Constitution. (Jan 2011)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Jan 2013)
Frank Wolf on Budget & Economy
Republican Representative (VA-10): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Frank Wolf on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted NO on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted NO on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Balanced Budget Amendment with 3/5 vote to override. (Jan 2009)
  • Member of House Committee on Appropriations. (Mar 2011)
  • Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the US Constitution. (Jan 2011)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Jan 2013)
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Creigh Deeds on Budget & Economy
Democrat Challenger (2009): Click here for Creigh Deeds on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Kaine on Budget & Economy
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Tea Party's reckless economic policies create uncertainty. (May 2012)
  • I cut state spending $5B while investing in infrastructure. (Dec 2011)
  • Opposes "Cut, Cap and Balance" as all cuts & no balance. (Jul 2011)
  • In 5 years, Bush took us from surplus to deficit. (Jan 2006)
  • Fiscal discipline kept AAA bond rating. (Nov 2005)
  • Progress economically via stable finances. (Nov 2005)
  • Opposes a constitutional BBA. (Oct 2012)
Mark Warner on Budget & Economy
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • Sequester was stupidest way to cut; shutdown cost even more. (Oct 2013)
  • Banking crisis caused by too many asleep at the switch in DC. (Sep 2008)
  • Gilmore’s budgets “full of gimmicks” created $6B deficit. (Sep 2008)
  • Popularity based on credit for saving state’s finances. (Apr 2006)
  • Close the largest budget shortfall in Virginia’s history. (Jan 2004)
  • Must not lose AAA bond ratings. (Jan 2004)
  • Fiscal conservatism: taxpayer money is sacred. (Nov 2001)
  • Promote traditional businesses; small business, & tourism. (Nov 2001)
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (May 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Feb 2009)
Tim Donner on Budget & Economy
Former Republican Challenger (2012): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tim Donner on other issues.
  • Limit federal budget to 18% of America's GDP. (Jul 2011)
  • Demand a Balanced Budget amendment. (Jul 2010)
  • Limit federal spending growth to per-capita inflation rate. (Jul 2010)
Bob Marshall on Budget & Economy
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Marshall on other issues.
  • Opposed taking federal stimulus money; stop the hemorrhage. (May 2012)
Jamie Radtke on Budget & Economy
Former Republican Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jamie Radtke on other issues.
  • Congress should have reformed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. (May 2012)
  • Focus on cutting spending; Allen voted to spend trillions. (May 2012)
  • We need someone who is going to focus on cutting spending. (May 2012)
  • If we do not deal with spending, nothing else matters. (Apr 2012)
  • Demand a Balanced Budget amendment. (Jul 2010)
  • Limit federal spending growth to per-capita inflation rate. (Jul 2010)
  • Supports the Cut-Cap-and-Balance Pledge. (Jan 2012)
Mark Earley on Budget & Economy
Republican 2000 Candidate: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Mark Earley on other issues.
  • Task Force on Economic Development: close VA deals. (Nov 2001)
  • Tourism: Virginia is open for business. (Nov 2001)
Jim Gilmore on Budget & Economy
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • More banking oversight, even if it means bigger government. (Sep 2008)
  • I delivered a balanced budget; no deficit when I ended term. (Sep 2008)
  • Virginia is booming; unemployment at record lows. (Jan 2001)
  • Bankruptcy reform: limit Chapter 7; protect states' role. (Feb 2001)
  • Uphold commitments to states before other spending. (Sep 2001)
  • Protect local milk supplies with Southern Dairy Compact. (Sep 2001)
John Hager on Budget & Economy
GOP 2000 Primary Candidate: Click here for John Hager on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Virgil Goode on Budget & Economy
Republican (Unseated 2008) (District 5): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Virgil Goode on other issues.
  • Balance the budget now, not in 10 years, by cutting agencies. (Apr 2012)
  • Voted NO on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted NO on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Allow $3 on 1040 form to pay off National Debt. (Sep 2000)
  • Supports Balanced Budget Amendment & on-budget accounting. (Dec 2000)
  • Maintain public information about M3 money supply. (Mar 2006)
Charles Robb on Budget & Economy
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Charles Robb on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prioritizing national debt reduction below tax cuts. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on 1998 GOP budget. (May 1997)
  • Voted YES on Balanced-budget constitutional amendment. (Mar 1997)
Edward Schrock on Budget & Economy
Republican (Until 2004) (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Edward Schrock on other issues.
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
Herb Bateman on Budget & Economy
Republican (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Herb Bateman on other issues.
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)
Tom Bliley on Budget & Economy
Republican (District 7): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tom Bliley on other issues.
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)
Rick Boucher on Budget & Economy
Democratic Representative (VA-9): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Rick Boucher on other issues.
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted YES on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted YES on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Allow $3 on 1040 form to pay off National Debt. (Sep 2000)
Jo Ann Davis on Budget & Economy
Republican (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jo Ann Davis on other issues.
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
Tom Davis on Budget & Economy
Republican Representative (VA-11): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Tom Davis on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted NO on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)
  • Maintain & enforce existing spending caps in the future. (Sep 1998)
Thelma Drake on Budget & Economy
Republican Representative (VA-2): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Thelma Drake on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $15B bailout for GM and Chrysler. (Dec 2008)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted NO on regulating the subprime mortgage industry. (Nov 2007)
Jim Gilmore on Budget & Economy
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • More banking oversight, even if it means bigger government. (Sep 2008)
  • I delivered a balanced budget; no deficit when I ended term. (Sep 2008)
  • Virginia is booming; unemployment at record lows. (Jan 2001)
  • Bankruptcy reform: limit Chapter 7; protect states' role. (Feb 2001)
  • Uphold commitments to states before other spending. (Sep 2001)
  • Protect local milk supplies with Southern Dairy Compact. (Sep 2001)
Harris Miller on Budget & Economy
Democratic challenger: Click here for Harris Miller on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Glenn Nye on Budget & Economy
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Glenn Nye on other issues.
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Truth in Spending: show actual costs vs. planned costs. (Jul 2010)
  • Raise small business depreciation to $125,000. (Jul 2009)
  • Ban abusive credit practices & enhance consumer disclosure. (Feb 2009)
Tom Perriello on Budget & Economy
Democrat (until 2010) (District 5): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Tom Perriello on other issues.
  • Voted YES on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Jan 2009)
  • Voted YES on monitoring TARP funds to ensure more mortgage relief. (Jan 2009)
  • Raise small business depreciation to $125,000. (Jul 2009)
  • Establish a usury limit of 16% for consumer credit cards. (Dec 2009)
Owen Pickett on Budget & Economy
Democrat (District 2): Click here for Owen Pickett on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Norman Sisisky on Budget & Economy
Democrat (District 4): Click here for Norman Sisisky on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Warner on Budget & Economy
Republican Sr Senator (VA): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for John Warner on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted NO on paying down federal debt by rating programs' effectiveness. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on $40B in reduced federal overall spending. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted YES on prioritizing national debt reduction below tax cuts. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on 1998 GOP budget. (May 1997)
  • Voted YES on Balanced-budget constitutional amendment. (Mar 1997)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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