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Mary Fallin on Environment
Republican: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Mary Fallin on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on protecting free-roaming horses and burros. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on environmental education grants for outdoor experiences. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on $9.7B for Amtrak improvements and operation thru 2013. (Jun 2008)

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Tom Coburn on Environment
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (OK-2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Tom Coburn on other issues.
  • Voted NO on protecting ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems. (May 2013)
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting eminent domain for use as parks or grazing land. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on including oil & gas smokestacks in mercury regulations. (Sep 2005)
  • Allow critical feeding on Conservation Reserves. (Jul 2008)
  • Rated 40% by HSLF, indicating a mixed voting record on animal welfare. (Jan 2012)
James Inhofe on Environment
Republican Sr Senator (OK): Click here for 15 full quotes OR click here for James Inhofe on other issues.
  • Air pollution is at all-time low; donít tighten standards. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on protecting ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems. (May 2013)
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting eminent domain for use as parks or grazing land. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on including oil & gas smokestacks in mercury regulations. (Sep 2005)
  • Voted YES on confirming Gale Norton as Secretary of Interior. (Jan 2001)
  • Voted YES on more funding for forest roads and fish habitat. (Sep 1999)
  • Voted YES on transportation demo projects. (Mar 1998)
  • Voted NO on reducing funds for road-building in National Forests. (Sep 1997)
  • Rated 5% by the LCV, indicating anti-environment votes. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow critical feeding on Conservation Reserves. (Jul 2008)
  • Rated 0% by HSLF, indicating an anti-animal welfare voting record. (Jan 2012)
  • Sponsored matching grants for wetlands conservation projects. (Apr 2013)
  • Sponsored no permits for legal pesticide runoff into lakes & streams. (Apr 2013)
  • Regulating 15 more contaminants under Clean Water Act. (Oct 1993)
Matt Silverstein on Environment
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Matt Silverstein on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Jim Bridenstine on Environment
Republican (District 1): Click here for Jim Bridenstine on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Cole on Environment
Republican Representative (OK-4): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Tom Cole on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on protecting free-roaming horses and burros. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on environmental education grants for outdoor experiences. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on $9.7B for Amtrak improvements and operation thru 2013. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on increasing AMTRAK funding by adding $214M to $900M. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on barring website promoting Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on deauthorizing "critical habitat" for endangered species. (Sep 2005)
  • Voted YES on speeding up approval of forest thinning projects. (Nov 2003)
  • Rated 5% by the LCV, indicating anti-environment votes. (Dec 2003)
  • Make tax deduction permanent for conservation easements. (Mar 2009)
  • Stop considering manure as pollutant or hazardous. (Sep 2011)
  • Rated 0% by HSLF, indicating an anti-animal welfare voting record. (Jan 2012)
James Lankford on Environment
Republican (District 5): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for James Lankford on other issues.
  • Stop considering manure as pollutant or hazardous. (Sep 2011)
  • Rated 0% by HSLF, indicating an anti-animal welfare voting record. (Jan 2012)
Frank Dean Lucas on Environment
Republican Representative (OK-3): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Frank Dean Lucas on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on environmental education grants for outdoor experiences. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on $9.7B for Amtrak improvements and operation thru 2013. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on increasing AMTRAK funding by adding $214M to $900M. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on barring website promoting Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on deauthorizing "critical habitat" for endangered species. (Sep 2005)
  • Voted YES on speeding up approval of forest thinning projects. (Nov 2003)
  • Rated 5% by the LCV, indicating anti-environment votes. (Dec 2003)
  • Allow critical feeding on Conservation Reserves. (Jul 2008)
  • Rated 0% by HSLF, indicating an anti-animal welfare voting record. (Jan 2012)
  • Sponsored no permits for legal pesticide runoff into lakes & streams. (Apr 2013)
  • Regulating 15 more contaminants under Clean Water Act. (Oct 1993)
Markwayne Mullin on Environment
Republican (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Markwayne Mullin on other issues.
  • No EPA permits required for forest road runoff. (Jun 2013)
John Sullivan on Environment
Republican Representative (OK-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for John Sullivan on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on protecting free-roaming horses and burros. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on environmental education grants for outdoor experiences. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on $9.7B for Amtrak improvements and operation thru 2013. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on increasing AMTRAK funding by adding $214M to $900M. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on barring website promoting Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on deauthorizing "critical habitat" for endangered species. (Sep 2005)
  • Voted YES on speeding up approval of forest thinning projects. (Nov 2003)
  • Rated 5% by the LCV, indicating anti-environment votes. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 0% by HSLF, indicating an anti-animal welfare voting record. (Jan 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Brad Henry on Environment
Democratic OK Governor: Click here for Brad Henry on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dan Boren on Environment
Democratic Representative (OK-2): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Dan Boren on other issues.
  • Voted YES on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on protecting free-roaming horses and burros. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on environmental education grants for outdoor experiences. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on $9.7B for Amtrak improvements and operation thru 2013. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on increasing AMTRAK funding by adding $214M to $900M. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on barring website promoting Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on deauthorizing "critical habitat" for endangered species. (Sep 2005)
  • Make tax deduction permanent for conservation easements. (Mar 2009)
  • Member of House Natural Resources Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Rated 13% by HSLF, indicating an anti-animal welfare voting record. (Jan 2012)
Frank Keating on Environment
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Frank Keating on other issues.
  • Regulate our precious environment because we love Oklahoma. (Feb 2001)
  • More state autonomy on brownfields & Superfund cleanups. (Aug 2001)
  • Support State Revolving Loan Fund for flexible Clean Water. (Aug 2001)
  • Supports national drought policy, focusing on readiness. (Sep 2001)
  • Maintain water flow in Mississippi & Missouri Rivers. (Feb 2001)
Steve Largent on Environment
Former Republican Challenger (2002): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steve Largent on other issues.
  • Reduce liability for hazardous waste cleanup. (May 2001)
Brad Carson on Environment
2004 former Democratic challenger; US Representative: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Brad Carson on other issues.
  • Voted YES on speeding up approval of forest thinning projects. (Nov 2003)
  • Rated 45% by the LCV, indicating a mixed record on environment. (Dec 2003)
Don Nickles on Environment
Former Republican incumbent; retired 2004: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Don Nickles on other issues.
  • Voted YES on confirming Gale Norton as Secretary of Interior. (Jan 2001)
  • Voted YES on more funding for forest roads and fish habitat. (Sep 1999)
  • Voted YES on transportation demo projects. (Mar 1998)
  • Voted NO on reducing funds for road-building in National Forests. (Sep 1997)
  • Voted NO on continuing desert protection in California. (Oct 1994)
  • Voted YES on requiring EPA risk assessments. (May 1994)
  • Rated 5% by the LCV, indicating anti-environment votes. (Dec 2003)
David Walters on Environment
2002 Democratic Senate Challenger (OK): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for David Walters on other issues.
  • Delicate balance between the environment and progress. (Sep 2002)
  • Established first state Department of Environment in 1992. (Sep 2002)
  • Enforce water quality standards; limit sewage discharges. (Sep 2002)
  • Encourage government recycling. (Sep 2002)
Brad Carson on Environment
Democrat (Retired) (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Brad Carson on other issues.
  • Voted YES on speeding up approval of forest thinning projects. (Nov 2003)
  • Rated 45% by the LCV, indicating a mixed record on environment. (Dec 2003)
Tom Coburn on Environment
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (OK-2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Tom Coburn on other issues.
  • Voted NO on protecting ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems. (May 2013)
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting eminent domain for use as parks or grazing land. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on including oil & gas smokestacks in mercury regulations. (Sep 2005)
  • Allow critical feeding on Conservation Reserves. (Jul 2008)
  • Rated 40% by HSLF, indicating a mixed voting record on animal welfare. (Jan 2012)
Mary Fallin on Environment
Republican: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Mary Fallin on other issues.
  • Voted NO on $2 billion more for Cash for Clunkers program. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on protecting free-roaming horses and burros. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on environmental education grants for outdoor experiences. (Sep 2008)
  • Voted YES on $9.7B for Amtrak improvements and operation thru 2013. (Jun 2008)
Ernest Istook on Environment
Republican (District 5): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Ernest Istook on other issues.
  • Voted NO on increasing AMTRAK funding by adding $214M to $900M. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on barring website promoting Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump. (May 2006)
  • Voted YES on deauthorizing "critical habitat" for endangered species. (Sep 2005)
  • Voted YES on speeding up approval of forest thinning projects. (Nov 2003)
  • Rated 0% by the LCV, indicating anti-environment votes. (Dec 2003)
  • Regulating 15 more contaminants under Clean Water Act. (Oct 1993)
Steve Largent on Environment
Republican (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steve Largent on other issues.
  • Reduce liability for hazardous waste cleanup. (May 2001)
Mark Myles on Environment
2010 Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mark Myles on other issues.
  • Companies like BP spoiling environment pay all cleanup costs. (Jul 2010)
Andrew Rice on Environment
Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Andrew Rice on other issues.
  • Global warming is real; our quality of life is at risk. (May 2008)
Wes Watkins on Environment
Republican (District 3): Click here for Wes Watkins on other issues.
    No stance on record.
J.C. Watts on Environment
Republican (District 4): Click here for J.C. Watts on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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