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Brian Sandoval on Jobs
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Brian Sandoval on other issues.
  • $10M for deals via Nevada Jobs Unlimited. (Jan 2011)

Senate:

NV 2012: 2012 Nevada Senate Debates


Shelley Berkley on Jobs
Democratic Representative (NV-1): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Shelley Berkley on other issues.
  • Online poker could mean up to 1,200 jobs in Nevada. (Oct 2012)
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted YES on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted YES on end offshore tax havens and promote small business. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on $167B over 10 years for farm price supports. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted NO on zero-funding OSHA's Ergonomics Rules instead of $4.5B. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the AFL-CIO, indicating a pro-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow an Air Traffic Controller's Union. (Jan 2006)
  • Form unions by card-check instead of secret ballot. (Mar 2009)
  • Extend unemployment compensation during recession. (Jan 2008)
  • Ban discriminatory compensation; allow 2 years to sue. (Jan 2009)
  • Stronger enforcement against gender-based pay discrimination. (Jan 2009)
John Ensign on Jobs
Republican Jr Senator (NV): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for John Ensign on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Nov 2008)
  • Voted NO on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on terminating legal challenges to English-only job rules. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on limiting farm subsidies to people earning under $750,000. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Feb 2007)
  • Voted NO on raising the minimum wage to $7.25 rather than $6.25. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on repealing Clinton's ergonomic rules on repetitive stress. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 0% by the AFL-CIO, indicating an anti-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Incentives to businesses create jobs & raise wages. (Sep 1994)
Dean Heller on Jobs
Republican: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Dean Heller on other issues.
  • Get bipartisan bill passed for online poker. (Oct 2012)
  • Denied 2010 reports that unemployed were "hobos". (Oct 2012)
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted NO on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
  • Rated 100% by CEI, indicating a pro-workplace choice voting record. (May 2012)
Harry Reid on Jobs
Democratic Sr Senator (NV): Click here for 17 full quotes OR click here for Harry Reid on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Nov 2008)
  • Voted YES on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on terminating legal challenges to English-only job rules. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on limiting farm subsidies to people earning under $750,000. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Jun 2007)
  • Voted YES on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Feb 2007)
  • Voted YES on raising the minimum wage to $7.25 rather than $6.25. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on repealing Clinton's ergonomic rules on repetitive stress. (Mar 2001)
  • Voted NO on killing an increase in the minimum wage. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing workers to choose between overtime & comp-time. (May 1997)
  • Voted NO on replacing farm price supports. (Feb 1996)
  • Protect overtime pay protections. (Jun 2003)
  • Rated 100% by the AFL-CIO, indicating a pro-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow an Air Traffic Controller's Union. (Jan 2006)
  • Form unions by card-check instead of secret ballot. (Mar 2009)
  • Ban discriminatory compensation; allow 2 years to sue. (Jan 2009)
  • Stronger enforcement against gender-based pay discrimination. (Jan 2009)

House:


Mark Amodei on Jobs
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mark Amodei on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
Joe Heck on Jobs
Republican (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Joe Heck on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
  • Member of House Education and Labor Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Rated 67% by CEI, indicating a mixed voting record on Big Labor. (May 2012)
Steven Horsford on Jobs
Democrat (District 4): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steven Horsford on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
Dina Titus on Jobs
Democrat (District 1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Dina Titus on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
  • Form unions by card-check instead of secret ballot. (Mar 2009)
  • Ban discriminatory compensation; allow 2 years to sue. (Jan 2009)
  • Stronger enforcement against gender-based pay discrimination. (Jan 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Jim Gibbons on Jobs
Republican Representative (NV-2): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gibbons on other issues.
  • Voted YES on end offshore tax havens and promote small business. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on zero-funding OSHA's Ergonomics Rules instead of $4.5B. (Mar 2001)
  • Member of the Congressional Rural Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 8% by the AFL-CIO, indicating an anti-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow an Air Traffic Controller's Union. (Jan 2006)
Kenny Guinn on Jobs
Republican NV Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Kenny Guinn on other issues.
  • Privatized state worker’s comp & insurance. (Jan 2001)
  • Create block grants for Agricultural Stewardship. (Aug 2001)
Shelley Berkley on Jobs
Democratic Representative (NV-1): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Shelley Berkley on other issues.
  • Online poker could mean up to 1,200 jobs in Nevada. (Oct 2012)
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted YES on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted YES on end offshore tax havens and promote small business. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on $167B over 10 years for farm price supports. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted NO on zero-funding OSHA's Ergonomics Rules instead of $4.5B. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the AFL-CIO, indicating a pro-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow an Air Traffic Controller's Union. (Jan 2006)
  • Form unions by card-check instead of secret ballot. (Mar 2009)
  • Extend unemployment compensation during recession. (Jan 2008)
  • Ban discriminatory compensation; allow 2 years to sue. (Jan 2009)
  • Stronger enforcement against gender-based pay discrimination. (Jan 2009)
Dean Heller on Jobs
Republican: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Dean Heller on other issues.
  • Get bipartisan bill passed for online poker. (Oct 2012)
  • Denied 2010 reports that unemployed were "hobos". (Oct 2012)
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted NO on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
  • Rated 100% by CEI, indicating a pro-workplace choice voting record. (May 2012)
Richard Bryan on Jobs
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Richard Bryan on other issues.
  • Voted NO on killing an increase in the minimum wage. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing workers to choose between overtime & comp-time. (May 1997)
  • Voted NO on replacing farm price supports. (Feb 1996)
Barbara Vucanovich on Jobs
Republican Former (1994-) (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Barbara Vucanovich on other issues.
  • Incentives to businesses create jobs & raise wages. (Sep 1994)
Rick Ziser on Jobs
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for Rick Ziser on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Sharron Angle on Jobs
Republican Challenger (2010): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Sharron Angle on other issues.
  • No, I don't think the unemployed are spoiled. (Oct 2010)
  • It's not a Senator's job to create jobs. (Oct 2010)
Jack Carter on Jobs
Democratic challenger, previously First Son: Click here for Jack Carter on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jon Porter on Jobs
Republican Representative (NV-3): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jon Porter on other issues.
  • Voted YES on extending unemployment benefits from 39 weeks to 59 weeks. (Oct 2008)
  • Voted YES on overriding presidential veto of Farm Bill. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on restricting employer interference in union organizing. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted YES on end offshore tax havens and promote small business. (Oct 2004)
  • Rated 13% by the AFL-CIO, indicating an anti-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow an Air Traffic Controller's Union. (Jan 2006)
Jim Gibbons on Jobs
Republican Representative (NV-2): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gibbons on other issues.
  • Voted YES on end offshore tax havens and promote small business. (Oct 2004)
  • Voted YES on zero-funding OSHA's Ergonomics Rules instead of $4.5B. (Mar 2001)
  • Member of the Congressional Rural Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 8% by the AFL-CIO, indicating an anti-union voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow an Air Traffic Controller's Union. (Jan 2006)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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