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Terry Branstad on Principles & Values
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Terry Branstad on other issues.
  • The Iowa Dream: working hard; working together. (Jan 2014)
Chet Culver on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for Chet Culver on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jack Hatch on Principles & Values
Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jack Hatch on other issues.
  • Iowans are ready for a fresh start. (Jun 2014)
Tom Hoefling on Principles & Values
Republican Challenger : Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tom Hoefling on other issues.
  • Straight up the middle Reagan conservative. (Feb 2014)
  • Strongly supports keeping God in the public sphere. (Jan 2014)

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Bruce Braley on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for Bruce Braley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Doug Butzier on Principles & Values
Libertarian Senate challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Doug Butzier on other issues.
  • Oppose limits on prayer in public places. (Sep 2014)
Sam Clovis on Principles & Values
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Sam Clovis on other issues.
  • Judeo-Christian values established our government framework. (Jul 2014)
  • Separate church & state, but keep God in public square. (Jan 2014)
Joni Ernst on Principles & Values
Republican Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Joni Ernst on other issues.
  • Judeo-Christian values established our government framework. (Sep 2014)
  • AdWatch: "Let's make 'em squeal" in Washington. (Mar 2014)
  • Values we grew up with are being threatened now. (Sep 2013)
Chuck Grassley on Principles & Values
Republican Sr Senator (IA): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Chuck Grassley on other issues.
  • My re-election ensures Iowa is not denied Senate seniority. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted NO on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Fund the 50 States Commemorative Coin Program. (Dec 1997)
Matthew Whitaker on Principles & Values
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Matthew Whitaker on other issues.
  • OpEd: disagrees with entire liberal laundry list. (Oct 2013)
  • What Iowa needs: growth, reform, and Iowa values. (Sep 2013)
  • Christian churchgoer who can champion our values & beliefs. (Sep 2013)

House:


Leonard Boswell on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (IA-3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Leonard Boswell on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Latter-day Saint. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 67% by the AU, a mixed record on church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
Steve King on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (IA-5): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Steve King on other issues.
  • Rated C by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Recognize Christianity's importance to western civilization. (Dec 2007)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
David Loebsack on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for the full quote OR click here for David Loebsack on other issues.
  • Member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. (Oct 2001)
Pat Murphy on Principles & Values
Democrat (District 1): Click here for Pat Murphy on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Former candidates & officeholders:


Tom Vilsack on Principles & Values
Democratic IA Governor: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Tom Vilsack on other issues.
  • Abandoned at birth; adopted out from orphanage. (May 2010)
  • Heartland PAC supports 22 statewide candidates plus IA & NH. (Dec 2006)
  • Launches presidential bid; files FEC paperwork. (Nov 2006)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Governors Association. (Aug 2001)
  • Member of Midwestern Governors' Association. (Sep 2001)
  • Member, National Governors Association/Economic Development. (Jan 2001)
Tom Harkin on Principles & Values
Democratic Jr Senator (IA): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Tom Harkin on other issues.
  • Voted with Democratic Party 95.3% of 320 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted NO on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted NO on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 100% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Bruce Braley on Principles & Values
Democrat: Click here for Bruce Braley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Latham on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (IA-4): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tom Latham on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Lutheran. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Greg Ganske on Principles & Values
Former Republican Nominee (2002): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Greg Ganske on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Main Street Partnership . (Jan 2001)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Jim Lightfoot on Principles & Values
Republican Former (1994-) (District 3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Lightfoot on other issues.
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Daryl Northrop on Principles & Values
2004 former Green challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Daryl Northrop on other issues.
  • Supports the Green Party’s Ten Key Values. (Aug 2004)
Art Small on Principles & Values
2004 former Democratic challenger; previously State Senator: Click here for Art Small on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Roxanne Conlin on Principles & Values
2010 Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Roxanne Conlin on other issues.
  • Republicans only offer more of the same. (Oct 2010)
George Eichhorn on Principles & Values
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for George Eichhorn on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Greg Ganske on Principles & Values
Republican (District 4): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Greg Ganske on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Main Street Partnership . (Jan 2001)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Jim Leach on Principles & Values
Republican (District 1): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jim Leach on other issues.
  • #10 on Human Events’ list of Top Ten RINOs. (Dec 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Endorsed by Log Cabin Republicans; supports gay rights. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Main Street Partnership . (Jan 2001)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Jim Nussle on Principles & Values
Republican (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jim Nussle on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Lutheran. (Nov 2000)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Steven Rathje on Principles & Values
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Steven Rathje on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Christopher Reed on Principles & Values
Republican challenger: Click here for Christopher Reed on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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