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Matt Mead on Budget & Economy
Republican Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Matt Mead on other issues.
  • Navigated recession while shrinking state government. (Feb 2014)
  • Reduce the budget & build up the rainy-day account. (Jan 2013)
  • We need to live within our means. (Oct 2011)

Senate:

WY 2014: 2014 WY Senate debate


John Barrasso on Budget & Economy
Republican Jr Senator: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for John Barrasso on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (May 2009)
  • Voted NO on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Feb 2009)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Disapprove of increasing the debt limit. (Jan 2012)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Feb 2013)
Liz Cheney on Budget & Economy
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Liz Cheney on other issues.
  • Fighting Smart: focus on getting results to roll back feds. (Nov 2013)
Tim Chesnut on Budget & Economy
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tim Chesnut on other issues.
  • #1 problem is nation's $14 trillion debt. (Aug 2012)
Michael Enzi on Budget & Economy
Republican Sr Senator (WY): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Michael Enzi on other issues.
  • Voted for a one-year moratorium on Congressional earmarks. (Aug 2008)
  • Voted NO on $192B additional anti-recession stimulus spending. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on modifying bankruptcy rules to avoid mortgage foreclosures. (May 2009)
  • Voted NO on additional $825 billion for economic recovery package. (Feb 2009)
  • Voted NO on $60B stimulus package for jobs, infrastructure, & energy. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES 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 NO on 1998 GOP budget. (May 1997)
  • Voted YES on Balanced-budget constitutional amendment. (Mar 1997)
  • Balanced Budget Amendment with 3/5 vote to override. (Jan 2009)
  • Disapprove of increasing the debt limit. (Jan 2012)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Feb 2013)
  • Biennial budget and appropriations process. (Jan 2009)
Charlie Hardy on Budget & Economy
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for Charlie Hardy on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Cynthia Lummis on Budget & Economy
Republican (District AL): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Cynthia Lummis 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)
  • Balanced Budget Amendment with 3/5 vote to override. (Jan 2009)
  • Demand a Balanced Budget amendment. (Jul 2010)
  • Limit federal spending growth to per-capita inflation rate. (Jul 2010)
  • Member of House Committee on Appropriations. (Mar 2011)
  • Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the US Constitution. (Jan 2011)
  • Supports the Cut-Cap-and-Balance Pledge. (Jan 2012)
  • Disapprove of increasing the debt limit. (Jan 2012)
  • Audit the Federal Reserve & its actions on mortgage loans. (Feb 2013)
  • Prioritize critical spending in case debt limit reached. (Jan 2013)
  • Reclaim all bonuses paid to AIG executives & employees. (Mar 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Dave Freudenthal on Budget & Economy
Democratic WY Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dave Freudenthal on other issues.
  • Remain fiscally conservative without dipping into savings. (Feb 2010)
Jim Geringer on Budget & Economy
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jim Geringer on other issues.
  • Spend one-time revenue on one-time expenditures. (Jan 2001)
  • Bankruptcy reform: limit Chapter 7; protect states' role. (Feb 2001)
  • Uphold commitments to states before other spending. (Sep 2001)
  • Maintain & enforce existing spending caps in the future. (Sep 1998)
Joyce Jansa Corcoran on Budget & Economy
2002 Democratic Challenger (WY): Click here for Joyce Jansa Corcoran on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Alan Simpson on Budget & Economy
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for Alan Simpson on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Craig Thomas on Budget & Economy
Former Republican Senator (deceased in office 2007): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Craig Thomas on other issues.
  • Voted YES 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 NO on 1998 GOP budget. (May 1997)
  • Voted YES on Balanced-budget constitutional amendment. (Mar 1997)
Nick Carter on Budget & Economy
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Nick Carter on other issues.
  • GOP has failed to keep government limited. (Mar 2008)
Barbara Cubin on Budget & Economy
Republican Representative (WY-At-Large): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Barbara Cubin on other issues.
  • Voted NO on defining "energy emergency" on federal gas prices. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on revitalizing severely distressed public housing. (Jan 2008)
  • Voted YES on restricting bankruptcy rules. (Jan 2004)
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)
Keith Goodenough on Budget & Economy
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Keith Goodenough on other issues.
  • More fiscal conservatism needed in the legislature. (Feb 2005)
Dale Groutage on Budget & Economy
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dale Groutage on other issues.
  • Balance the budget to fix national debt crisis. (Jan 2006)
Chris Rothfuss on Budget & Economy
Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Chris Rothfuss on other issues.
  • Execute a long term plan to eliminate our national debt. (Jun 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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