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Maggie Hassan on Homeland Security
Democratic Governor: Click here for Maggie Hassan on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

NH 2014: 2014 NH Senate debate


Kelly Ayotte on Homeland Security
Republican Jr Senator: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Kelly Ayotte on other issues.
  • Husband is an Iraq war veteran. (Dec 2009)
  • Support members of military when they return from overseas. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Sponsored opposing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty. (Mar 2013)
Scott Brown on Homeland Security
Republican Jr Senator: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Scott Brown on other issues.
  • Spend to defeat terrorists, not to protect them. (Jan 2010)
  • Supports enhanced interrogation techniques. (Jan 2010)
  • No constitutional rights for enemy combatants. (Jan 2010)
  • Culture of patriotism; vigorous homeland defense. (Sep 2009)
  • Member of Massachusetts National Guard JAG Corps. (Sep 2009)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
Andy Martin on Homeland Security
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Andy Martin on other issues.
  • I believe in strong national defense. (Nov 2012)
Jim Rubens on Homeland Security
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jim Rubens on other issues.
  • NSA infringes Constitution and causes citizen distrust. (Nov 2013)
  • Eliminate unneeded defense spending; shrink military budget. (Nov 2013)
  • NSA gathering data on citizens is abusive & unconstitutional. (Nov 2013)
  • War for national security only; world's strongest military. (Nov 2013)
Jeanne Shaheen on Homeland Security
Democrat Sr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jeanne Shaheen on other issues.
  • Oppose the Bush doctrine of preemption. (Sep 2008)
  • Participate in ICC as observer, while safeguarding troops. (Sep 2008)
  • Ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
Karen Testerman on Homeland Security
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Karen Testerman on other issues.
  • Rebuild our forces for adversaries like Chinese & Russians. (Dec 2013)

House:


Annie Kuster on Homeland Security
Democrat (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Annie Kuster on other issues.
  • Supports reducing defense spending. (Sep 2012)
Carol Shea-Porter on Homeland Security
Democrat: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Carol Shea-Porter on other issues.
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Appoint chiropractors as commissioned officers. (Apr 2008)
  • Opposes banning homosexuals in the military. (Aug 2010)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • Opposes banning military gay marriage. (Oct 2012)
  • Restore habeas corpus for detainees in the War on Terror. (Jun 2007)

Former candidates & officeholders:


John Lynch on Homeland Security
Democratic NH Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Lynch on other issues.
  • Fight closing the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. (Nov 2006)
Jeanne Shaheen on Homeland Security
Democrat Sr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jeanne Shaheen on other issues.
  • Oppose the Bush doctrine of preemption. (Sep 2008)
  • Participate in ICC as observer, while safeguarding troops. (Sep 2008)
  • Ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Deal with terrorism as a joint federal-state responsibility. (Feb 2001)
  • Include states in anti-terrorism planning. (Sep 2001)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
Charlie Bass on Homeland Security
Republican Representative (NH-2): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Charlie Bass on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's roving wiretaps. (Feb 2011)
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 11% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Craig Benson on Homeland Security
Former Republican Governor (2003-2004): Click here for Craig Benson on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Fernald on Homeland Security
Former Democratic Governor (until 1996): Click here for Mark Fernald on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Burt Cohen on Homeland Security
2004 former Democratic challenger; state Senator: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Burt Cohen on other issues.
  • Supports Veterans Funding Act. (Nov 2003)
Doris Haddock on Homeland Security
2004 former Democratic challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Doris Haddock on other issues.
  • Stop hatching new terrorists. (Oct 2004)
  • More thoughtful policies prevents need for security spending. (Sep 2004)
  • Support our troops by avoiding sending them into harmís way. (Sep 2004)
  • Justice stops terrorism, war does not. (Apr 2003)
Bill Zeliff on Homeland Security
Republican Former (1994-) (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bill Zeliff on other issues.
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Tom Alciere on Homeland Security
2010 GOP challenger (lost primary); formerly State Rep: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tom Alciere on other issues.
  • I oppose the Patriot Act. (Mar 2010)
  • Close down US armed forces bases abroad. (Mar 2010)
Jim Bender on Homeland Security
2010 Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Bender on other issues.
  • We must have strongest defensive capabilities in the world. (Aug 2010)
Ken Blevens on Homeland Security
Libertarian challenger: Click here for Ken Blevens on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jeb Bradley on Homeland Security
Republican (District 1): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jeb Bradley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. (Apr 2006)
  • Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. (Feb 2005)
  • Voted YES on supporting new position of Director of National Intelligence. (Dec 2004)
  • Voted YES on adopting the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on emergency $78B for war in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated 11% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
Judd Gregg on Homeland Security
Republican Sr Senator (NH): Click here for 24 full quotes OR click here for Judd Gregg on other issues.
  • Voted YES on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted NO on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted YES on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing another round of military base closures. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on cutting nuclear weapons below START levels. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying National Missile Defense ASAP. (Mar 1999)
  • Voted NO on military pay raise of 4.8%. (Feb 1999)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted YES on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on considering deploying NMD, and amending ABM Treaty. (Jun 1996)
  • Voted YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
  • Small business in developing homeland security technologies. (Jul 2002)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Sponsored bill for Iraq budget to be part of defense budget. (Jun 2006)
  • Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad. (Feb 2009)
Paul Hodes on Homeland Security
Democrat: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Paul Hodes on other issues.
  • Reform the Patriot Act to protect individual freedoms. (Nov 2006)
  • Take any and all reasonable action to defend our citizens. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
Paul Hodes on Homeland Security
Democrat: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Paul Hodes on other issues.
  • Reform the Patriot Act to protect individual freedoms. (Nov 2006)
  • Take any and all reasonable action to defend our citizens. (Nov 2004)
  • Voted YES on requiring FISA warrants for wiretaps in US, but not abroad. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on Veto override: Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting no-bid defense contracts. (Mar 2007)
  • Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays. (Mar 2010)
John Sununu on Homeland Security
Republican Senator; previously Representative (NH-1): Click here for 18 full quotes OR click here for John Sununu on other issues.
  • Support the PATRIOT act with additional civil safeguards. (Aug 2008)
  • Military tribunals OK; reading domestic mail & email OK. (Nov 2002)
  • Voted YES on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Improve mental health care benefits for returning veterans. (Jun 2008)
John Sununu on Homeland Security
Republican Senator; previously Representative (NH-1): Click here for 18 full quotes OR click here for John Sununu on other issues.
  • Support the PATRIOT act with additional civil safeguards. (Aug 2008)
  • Military tribunals OK; reading domestic mail & email OK. (Nov 2002)
  • Voted YES on cutting $221M in benefits to Filipinos who served in WWII US Army. (Apr 2008)
  • Voted NO on requiring FISA court warrant to monitor US-to-foreign calls. (Feb 2008)
  • Voted YES on removing need for FISA warrant for wiretapping abroad. (Aug 2007)
  • Voted NO on limiting soldiers' deployment to 12 months. (Jul 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing the 9/11 Commission report. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on preserving habeas corpus for Guantanamo detainees. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted NO on requiring CIA reports on detainees & interrogation methods. (Sep 2006)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act. (Mar 2006)
  • Voted NO on extending the PATRIOT Act's wiretap provision. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting business with entities linked to terrorism. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on restoring $565M for states' and ports' first responders. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns. (Jul 2002)
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • Rated 0% by SANE, indicating a pro-military voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Improve mental health care benefits for returning veterans. (Jun 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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