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Dick Cheney: Reach across the divide on adoptions & notification.
Dick Cheney: Let FDAís RU-486 decision stand; itís only based on safety.
Joseph Lieberman: FDAís RU-486 decision stands; itís made properly by experts.
Joseph Lieberman: Leave abortion decision to a woman, her doctor, and her god.
Joseph Lieberman: Rejected partial-birth ban since it ignored maternal health.
Budget & Economy|
Dick Cheney: After 8 years inaction, must act based on rosy forecast.
Dick Cheney: Give responsible tax relief by returning 5% of surplus.
Joseph Lieberman: $300 billion reserve fund to be insurance policy for surplus.
Joseph Lieberman: Expensive tax cut for rich will lead to high interest rates.
Joseph Lieberman: Now: tap Strategic Reserve; long-term: develop 80 mpg cars.
Dick Cheney: Equalize pay for stay-at-home moms vs. working women.
Joseph Lieberman: Support Equal Pay Act for women; plus loans & lawsuits.
Joseph Lieberman: Equalize pay for women; itís unfair and unacceptable.
Dick Cheney: Demand accountability so no child is left behind.
Joseph Lieberman: We must commit money to improve education.
Energy & Oil|
Dick Cheney: Increase domestic energy production without damage to land.
Joseph Lieberman: Destroying pristine ANWR not worth 6 months of oil.
Joseph Lieberman: Save 3 mpg and we conserve same as drilling Alaska.
Dick Cheney: Donít drill off California coast; but do drill ANWR.
Joseph Lieberman: Gore will continue critical role in peace process.
Dick Cheney: Military reductions are too much for post-Cold War.
Dick Cheney: We must not send unprepared, demoralized troops to war.
Dick Cheney: American military is worse off today than in 1992.
Dick Cheney: We cannot allow Saddam to have nuclear weapons.
Joseph Lieberman: American military is best in the world; and has proven it.
Joseph Lieberman: Skipping generation of equipment will destroy readiness.
Joseph Lieberman: Donít alarm America - the military is ready.
Joseph Lieberman: Work with Iraqi opposition to overthrow Saddam.
Principles & Values|
Dick Cheney: The Joe who attends Hollywood fundraisers isnít the old Joe.
Joseph Lieberman: I requested report, and I said ďstop itĒ to Hollywood.
Dick Cheney: Social Security will go bust without individual investment.
Joseph Lieberman: Social Security Plus from Gore, cuts from Bush.
Dick Cheney: Donít let Goreís tax credits determine how to live your life.
Dick Cheney: They like tax credits; we like tax reform and tax cuts.
Dick Cheney: You have to be a CPA to understand Goreís plan.
Joseph Lieberman: Goreís tax credits acknowledge existing needs.
Joseph Lieberman: Exciting tax credits for health, elder care, & retirement.
War & Peace|
Dick Cheney: Need leadership and trust to make progress in Mideast.
Dick Cheney: Serbs deserve credit - Russia and US should support them.
Joseph Lieberman: US helped depose Milosevic and should continue to help Serbs.