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Sam Brownback on Free Trade
Republican Sr Senator (KS): Click here for 21 full quotes OR click here for Sam Brownback on other issues.
  • Opposed to North American Union that gives up sovereignty. (Sep 2007)
  • Trade is key to growing our economy. (Sep 2007)
  • China trade contingent on human rights & product safety. (Sep 2007)
  • China trade very contingent on human rights & product safety. (Sep 2007)
  • China trade contingent on human rights & product safety. (Sep 2007)
  • No NAFTA Superhighway from Canada to Mexico. (Sep 2007)
  • Supported quota on wheat gluten & tariff on imported ethanol. (Feb 2007)
  • One of Senate’s most consistent supporters of free trade. (Feb 2007)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on expanding trade to the third world. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Rated 100% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Insist on access to post-mad-cow Japanese beef markets. (Mar 2010)

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Randall Batson on Free Trade
Libertarian Senate challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Randall Batson on other issues.
  • Strongly supports expanding free trade. (Sep 2014)
Jerry Moran on Free Trade
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (KS-1): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Jerry Moran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 56% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Sponsored bill for post-mad-cow access to Japan beef markets. (Mar 2010)
  • Block NAFTA Superhighway & North American Union. (Jan 2007)
Pat Roberts on Free Trade
Republican Sr Senator (KS): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for Pat Roberts on other issues.
  • We must aggressively open markets for our goods. (Aug 2008)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on extending free trade to Andean nations. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on expanding trade to the third world. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Promote the Andean Free Trade Agreement. (May 2002)
  • Rated 92% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Insist on access to post-mad-cow Japanese beef markets. (Mar 2010)
Chad Taylor on Free Trade
Democrat Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Chad Taylor on other issues.
  • Trade has globalized US, but also exports jobs. (Sep 2014)
Todd Tiahrt on Free Trade
Republican Representative (KS-4): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Todd Tiahrt on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • No restrictions on import/export; but maintain sovereignty . (Dec 2000)
  • Rated 56% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Milton Wolf on Free Trade
Republican Challenger: Click here for Milton Wolf on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Tim Huelskamp on Free Trade
Republican (District 1): Click here for Tim Huelskamp on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Lynn Jenkins on Free Trade
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Lynn Jenkins on other issues.
  • Insist on access to post-mad-cow Japanese beef markets. (Mar 2010)
Mike Pompeo on Free Trade
Republican (District 4): Click here for Mike Pompeo on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Todd Tiahrt on Free Trade
Republican Representative (KS-4): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Todd Tiahrt on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • No restrictions on import/export; but maintain sovereignty . (Dec 2000)
  • Rated 56% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Kevin Yoder on Free Trade
Republican (District 3): Click here for Kevin Yoder on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Former candidates & officeholders:


Mark Parkinson on Free Trade
Former Democratic Governor (2009-2010): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mark Parkinson on other issues.
  • Export planes, energy, & wheat to China, India, & Brazil. (Jan 2010)
Kathleen Sebelius on Free Trade
Democratic KS Governor: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Kathleen Sebelius on other issues.
  • Regarded as pro-business and fiscally conservative. (Jun 2008)
  • Create new markets for Kansas products at home and overseas. (Nov 2006)
  • Create new markets for Kansas products at home and overseas. (Nov 2006)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
Greg Orman on Free Trade
Independent Senate Challenger: Click here for Greg Orman on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bill Graves on Free Trade
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bill Graves on other issues.
  • Promote the Andean Free Trade Agreement. (May 2002)
  • Ease Canadian border-crossing rules. (May 1998)
  • Grant fast-track authority to the President. (Nov 1999)
Bob Dole on Free Trade
Former Republican Senator (Until 1996): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Bob Dole on other issues.
  • Trade sanctions on USSR-occupied Afghanistan. (Apr 1987)
  • Fast-track agreements; but also protective tariffs. (Feb 1987)
  • No trade with countries on terrorism list. (Oct 1985)
  • Voted YES on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
Sheila Frahm on Free Trade
Former Republican Senate Appointee (1996): Click here for Sheila Frahm on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Nancy Kassebaum on Free Trade
Former Republican Senator (Until 1996): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Nancy Kassebaum on other issues.
  • Voted NO on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
Jan Meyers on Free Trade
Republican Former (1994-) (District 3): Click here for Jan Meyers on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Joe Bellis on Free Trade
2010 Reform Party Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joe Bellis on other issues.
  • Free market without tariffs or quotas. (Aug 2010)
Nancy Boyda on Free Trade
Democrat: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Nancy Boyda on other issues.
  • Encourage Fair Trade agreements. (Nov 2006)
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Block NAFTA Superhighway & North American Union. (Jan 2007)
Sam Brownback on Free Trade
Republican Sr Senator (KS): Click here for 21 full quotes OR click here for Sam Brownback on other issues.
  • Opposed to North American Union that gives up sovereignty. (Sep 2007)
  • Trade is key to growing our economy. (Sep 2007)
  • China trade contingent on human rights & product safety. (Sep 2007)
  • China trade very contingent on human rights & product safety. (Sep 2007)
  • China trade contingent on human rights & product safety. (Sep 2007)
  • No NAFTA Superhighway from Canada to Mexico. (Sep 2007)
  • Supported quota on wheat gluten & tariff on imported ethanol. (Feb 2007)
  • One of Senate’s most consistent supporters of free trade. (Feb 2007)
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on expanding trade to the third world. (May 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Rated 100% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Insist on access to post-mad-cow Japanese beef markets. (Mar 2010)
Dan Glickman on Free Trade
Dem. (to Cabinet 1995) (District 4): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dan Glickman on other issues.
  • Promote fair trade restricting Canadian wheat. (Oct 1993)
Lisa Johnston on Free Trade
2010 Democratic Challenger: Click here for Lisa Johnston on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Lee Jones on Free Trade
Democratic Senate Challenger (KS): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Lee Jones on other issues.
  • Trade deficit of $124B with China makes problems. (Oct 2004)
  • NAFTA converted a farm export surplus into falling prices. (Oct 2004)
  • Reverse decades of free-trade-at-any cost policies. (Oct 2004)
  • Congressional amendments of all “free trade agreements”. (Oct 2004)
Dennis Moore on Free Trade
Democratic Representative (KS-3): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Dennis Moore on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • Rated 61% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Jerry Moran on Free Trade
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (KS-1): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Jerry Moran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 56% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Sponsored bill for post-mad-cow access to Japan beef markets. (Mar 2010)
  • Block NAFTA Superhighway & North American Union. (Jan 2007)
Jim Ryun on Free Trade
Republican (District 2): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jim Ryun on other issues.
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Rated 50% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
Jim Slattery on Free Trade
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Slattery on other issues.
  • Promote fair trade restricting Canadian wheat. (Oct 1993)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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