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Terry Branstad on Families & Children
Republican Governor: Click here for Terry Branstad on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Chet Culver on Families & Children
Democrat: Click here for Chet Culver on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jack Hatch on Families & Children
Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jack Hatch on other issues.
  • Partner with faith-based agencies for kids services. (May 2014)
Tom Hoefling on Families & Children
Republican Challenger : Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tom Hoefling on other issues.
  • Reform divorce laws to increase waiting period. (Jul 2014)

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IA 2013: 2014 Iowa Senate Debates


Bruce Braley on Families & Children
Democrat: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bruce Braley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
  • Sex Ed including both abstinence and contraception. (Mar 2009)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
Doug Butzier on Families & Children
Libertarian Senate challenger: Click here for Doug Butzier on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Sam Clovis on Families & Children
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Sam Clovis on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Joni Ernst on Families & Children
Republican Challenger: Click here for Joni Ernst on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Chuck Grassley on Families & Children
Republican Sr Senator (IA): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Chuck Grassley on other issues.
  • Voted NO on killing restrictions on violent videos to minors. (May 1999)
  • Rated 100% by the Christian Coalition: a pro-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
Matthew Whitaker on Families & Children
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Matthew Whitaker on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Leonard Boswell on Families & Children
Democratic Representative (IA-3): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Leonard Boswell on other issues.
  • Voted YES on establishing nationwide AMBER alert system for missing kids. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Member of the Missing & Exploited Children's Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 38% by the Christian Coalition: mixed voting record on Family Values. (Dec 2003)
Steve King on Families & Children
Republican Representative (IA-5): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Steve King on other issues.
  • Voted NO on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted YES on establishing nationwide AMBER alert system for missing kids. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated 100% by the Christian Coalition: a pro-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Increase penalties for child sexual slavery. (Mar 2008)
David Loebsack on Families & Children
Democrat: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for David Loebsack on other issues.
  • Voted YES on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
Pat Murphy on Families & Children
Democrat (District 1): Click here for Pat Murphy on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Former candidates & officeholders:


Tom Vilsack on Families & Children
Democratic IA Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Tom Vilsack on other issues.
  • Give parents tools to balance work and family. (Aug 2000)
  • Encourage fathers' participation in child-raising. (Sep 2001)
  • Federal funds & state involvement in fatherhood initiatives. (Aug 2001)
Tom Harkin on Families & Children
Democratic Jr Senator (IA): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Tom Harkin on other issues.
  • Voted NO on killing restrictions on violent videos to minors. (May 1999)
  • Small Business loans for child care businesses. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated 0% by the Christian Coalition: an anti-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sex Ed including both abstinence and contraception. (Mar 2009)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
  • Teach teens about both abstinence & contraception. (Mar 2009)
Bruce Braley on Families & Children
Democrat: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bruce Braley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
  • Sex Ed including both abstinence and contraception. (Mar 2009)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
Tom Latham on Families & Children
Republican Representative (IA-4): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Tom Latham on other issues.
  • Voted NO on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted YES on establishing nationwide AMBER alert system for missing kids. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 92% by the Christian Coalition: a pro-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Use tax code to reinforce families. (Sep 1994)
Greg Ganske on Families & Children
Former Republican Nominee (2002): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Greg Ganske on other issues.
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Use tax code to reinforce families. (Sep 1994)
Jim Lightfoot on Families & Children
Republican Former (1994-) (District 3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Lightfoot on other issues.
  • Use tax code to reinforce families. (Sep 1994)
Daryl Northrop on Families & Children
2004 former Green challenger: Click here for Daryl Northrop on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Art Small on Families & Children
2004 former Democratic challenger; previously State Senator: Click here for Art Small on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Roxanne Conlin on Families & Children
2010 Democratic Challenger: Click here for Roxanne Conlin on other issues.
    No stance on record.
George Eichhorn on Families & Children
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for George Eichhorn on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Greg Ganske on Families & Children
Republican (District 4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Greg Ganske on other issues.
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Use tax code to reinforce families. (Sep 1994)
Jim Leach on Families & Children
Republican (District 1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jim Leach on other issues.
  • Voted YES on establishing nationwide AMBER alert system for missing kids. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 38% by the Christian Coalition: mixed voting record on Family Values. (Dec 2003)
  • Use tax code to reinforce families. (Sep 1994)
Jim Nussle on Families & Children
Republican (District 2): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jim Nussle on other issues.
  • Voted YES on establishing nationwide AMBER alert system for missing kids. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 92% by the Christian Coalition: a pro-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Use tax code to reinforce families. (Sep 1994)
Steven Rathje on Families & Children
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Steven Rathje on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Christopher Reed on Families & Children
Republican challenger: Click here for Christopher Reed on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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