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Sean Parnell on Drugs
Republican Governor: Click here for Sean Parnell on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mead Treadwell on Drugs
Republican Lt. Governor: Click here for Mead Treadwell on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

AK 2014: 2014 AK Senate debate


Mark Begich on Drugs
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mark Begich on other issues.
  • Prevent youth from trying the deadly drug methamphetamine. (Jul 2008)
Joe Miller on Drugs
Challenger and previous Republican Nominee: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joe Miller on other issues.
  • Mandatory prison for drugs, with substance-abuse treatment. (Sep 2010)
Lisa Murkowski on Drugs
Independent Sr Senator (AK): Click here for Lisa Murkowski on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dan Sullivan on Drugs
Republican challenger: Click here for Dan Sullivan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mead Treadwell on Drugs
Republican Challenger: Click here for Mead Treadwell on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Don Young on Drugs
Republican Representative (AK-At-Large): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Don Young on other issues.
  • Voted NO on more funding for Mexico to fight drugs. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on military border patrols to battle drugs & terrorism. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted NO on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated -25 by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Sponsored no federal enforcement against legal state marijuana. (Apr 2013)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Frank Murkowski on Drugs
Republican AK Governor; previously Senator: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Frank Murkowski on other issues.
  • Voted YES on increasing penalties for drug offenses. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted YES on spending international development funds on drug control. (Jul 1996)
Tony Knowles on Drugs
Former Democratic Governor (1994-2002): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tony Knowles on other issues.
  • Right to privacy protects marijuana protection. (Aug 2006)
  • More federal funding for all aspects of Drug War. (Aug 2000)
  • States should make drug policy, not feds. (Aug 2001)
Sarah Palin on Drugs
Republican Governor (AK); 2008 nominee for Vice President: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Sarah Palin on other issues.
  • 1996: Allow Wasilla bars to stay open until 5 AM. (Sep 2011)
  • Rejected making Wasilla bars close earlier than 5 AM. (Sep 2008)
  • Highway fatalities down because of strict drunk driving laws. (Aug 2008)
  • Maintain alcohol sale database; bar giving alcohol to minors. (Jun 2007)
  • Questions cruise ship gambling, under casino gambling ban. (Oct 2006)
  • Opposes legalizing marijuana, but meth is greater threat. (Aug 2006)
  • Smoked marijuana when it was legal under Alaska law. (Aug 2006)
  • Top priorities include gangs & drugs; they harm family life. (Jul 2006)
Jim Sykes on Drugs
2004 former Green challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Sykes on other issues.
  • Eliminate funding for the war on drugs. (Jul 2002)
Frank Vondersaar on Drugs
Democrat Challenger (2002; and lost 2010 primary): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Frank Vondersaar on other issues.
  • Drug use morality depends on circumstances. (May 2010)
Dave Cuddy on Drugs
Republican challenger: Click here for Dave Cuddy on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Scott McAdams on Drugs
2010 Democratic Challenger: Click here for Scott McAdams on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Frank Murkowski on Drugs
Republican AK Governor; previously Senator: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Frank Murkowski on other issues.
  • Voted YES on increasing penalties for drug offenses. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted YES on spending international development funds on drug control. (Jul 1996)
Rick Sikma on Drugs
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Rick Sikma on other issues.
  • Zero Tolerance on drug laws. (Jun 2008)
Ted Stevens on Drugs
Republican Sr Senator (AK): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Ted Stevens on other issues.
  • Voted YES on increasing penalties for drug offenses. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted YES on spending international development funds on drug control. (Jul 1996)
  • Sponsored bill on drug testing for major league sports. (May 2005)
  • Require chemical resellers to certify against meth use. (Sep 2007)
Vic Vickers on Drugs
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for Vic Vickers on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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