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Matt Mead on Homeland Security
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Matt Mead on other issues.
  • Pay tribute to all people in uniform. (Feb 2014)

Senate:

WY 2014: 2014 WY Senate debate


John Barrasso on Homeland Security
Republican Jr Senator: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for John Barrasso on other issues.
  • Believes in a strong national defense. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted YES on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Improve educational assistance for veterans. (Apr 2008)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
Liz Cheney on Homeland Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Liz Cheney on other issues.
  • Radical Islamic terrorism threat grows if we do nothing. (Dec 2013)
  • Obama doesn't believe in American exceptionalism; I do. (Nov 2013)
  • Balance liberty & security, but don't shut down NSA spying. (Nov 2013)
  • Strengthen our national security. (Oct 2013)
  • CIA torture & black sites don't hurt human rights efforts. (Nov 2005)
Tim Chesnut on Homeland Security
Democratic challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tim Chesnut on other issues.
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (Aug 2012)
  • Stop expanding the armed forces. (Aug 2012)
Michael Enzi on Homeland Security
Republican Sr Senator (WY): Click here for 23 full quotes OR click here for Michael Enzi on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted YES on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
Charlie Hardy on Homeland Security
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for Charlie Hardy on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Cynthia Lummis on Homeland Security
Republican (District AL): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Cynthia Lummis on other issues.
  • Strengthen our military and our intelligence. (Nov 2008)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Dave Freudenthal on Homeland Security
Democratic WY Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dave Freudenthal on other issues.
  • $1.9M for Military Assistance Trust Fund. (Feb 2010)
Jim Geringer on Homeland Security
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jim Geringer on other issues.
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Study terrorist threats against nuclear waste repositories. (Aug 2001)
Joyce Jansa Corcoran on Homeland Security
2002 Democratic Challenger (WY): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joyce Jansa Corcoran on other issues.
  • Pacifistic abhorrence of war: don't babysit the world. (Oct 2002)
Alan Simpson on Homeland Security
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Alan Simpson on other issues.
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • School assistance to survivors of injured federal police. (Oct 1996)
Craig Thomas on Homeland Security
Former Republican Senator (deceased in office 2007): Click here for 18 full quotes OR click here for Craig Thomas on other issues.
  • Voted NO on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted YES on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted NO on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
Nick Carter on Homeland Security
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Nick Carter on other issues.
  • Enough spending on armed forces already. (Sep 2008)
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (Sep 2008)
  • New G.I. Bill is the least we can do to honor service. (May 2008)
Barbara Cubin on Homeland Security
Republican Representative (WY-At-Large): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Barbara Cubin on other issues.
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted NO on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
  • Recognize women veterans; assist military families. (Jul 1999)
Keith Goodenough on Homeland Security
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Keith Goodenough on other issues.
  • Less money for the military. (Jun 2008)
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (Jun 2008)
Dale Groutage on Homeland Security
Democratic challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Dale Groutage on other issues.
  • Build a fail proof defense net. (Jun 2006)
  • Increase funding for veterans’ social services. (Jun 2006)
  • Fail proof defense net and better alliances abroad. (Jan 2006)
Chris Rothfuss on Homeland Security
Democratic Challenger: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Chris Rothfuss on other issues.
  • Federal Government has been assaulting our privacy rights. (Aug 2008)
  • Better spending on armed forces, not more spending. (Aug 2008)
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (Aug 2008)
  • Disservice to diminish freedom in name of security. (Jun 2008)
  • Obtain actionable intelligence without resorting to torture. (Mar 2008)
  • Federal Government has been assaulting our privacy rights. (Mar 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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