| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Bob McDonnell: Supported 35 restrictive bills, even with rape & incest.
Creigh Deeds: Backs abortion rights without parental consent.
Bob McDonnell: Pro-life; anti-partial-birth; pro-parental-notification.
Bob McDonnell: Authored amendment protecting traditional marriage.
Bob McDonnell: Small businesses are the backbone of Virginia's economy.
Bob McDonnell: Get rid of taxes & regulations to make VA best for business.
Bob McDonnell: Make Virginia gang-free; with tougher penalties & prevention.
Bob McDonnell: Mandatory minimum sentences for career drug dealers.
Bob McDonnell: Supports charter schools.
Creigh Deeds: Don't divert money from schools, even in recession.
Energy & Oil|
Bob McDonnell: Cultivate green energy and renewables.
Bob McDonnell: Opposes cap-and-trade as congressional encroachment.
Bob McDonnell: Drill for oil 50 miles offshore, environmentally safely.
Creigh Deeds: No cap-and-trade during recession.
Bob McDonnell: All-of-the-above approach: coal, oil, nuclear, & renewables.
Bob McDonnell: Establish "Green Jobs Zone"; protect the Chesapeake Bay.
Bob McDonnell: Fundamental individual right to bear arms.
Bob McDonnell: Resist congressional encroachment & socialized medicine.
Bob McDonnell: Strongly opposes federal Card Check legislation.
Creigh Deeds: Tax break for every job created.
Bob McDonnell: Strong support for Virginia's Right to Work law.
Bob McDonnell: Opposed tax increases for core government services.
Bob McDonnell: Kill the Death Tax; eliminate fraud & duplication.
Bob McDonnell: Make Wallops Island the top commercial Spaceport in America.
Creigh Deeds: Transportation improvements create jobs and generate wealth.
Welfare & Poverty|
Bob McDonnell: Supports welfare-to-work & eliminate fraud.