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John Kitzhaber on Corporations
Democratic Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Kitzhaber on other issues.
  • Oregon Business Plan: create jobs & income; reduce poverty. (Jan 2013)

Senate:

OR 2014: 2014 OR Senate debate


Jason Conger on Corporations
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jason Conger on other issues.
  • Lower the barriers to business and job creation. (Oct 2013)
Jeff Merkley on Corporations
Democratic Jr Senator (OR): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jeff Merkley on other issues.
  • Hard look at abusive practices in the credit card industry. (Jun 2008)
  • Ban the predatory practices of the mortgage lenders. (Jun 2008)
  • Capped payday loan rates. (Jun 2008)
  • Capped the amount check cashers can charge. (Jun 2008)
  • No approval if a borrower canít afford the loan. (Jun 2008)
  • End billion dollar giveaways to oil companies. (Jun 2008)
  • Stop companies from setting up offshore tax shelters. (Jun 2008)
  • Rated 86% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Ron Wyden on Corporations
Democratic Sr Senator (OR): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Ron Wyden on other issues.
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 43% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Mar 2012)
  • Rated 86% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)

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Earl Blumenauer on Corporations
Democratic Representative (OR-3): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Earl Blumenauer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 27% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Sep 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
  • Sponsored enforcing against corporate offshore tax haven banking. (Apr 2013)
Suzanne Bonamici on Corporations
Democrat (District 1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Suzanne Bonamici on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Feb 2012)
Peter Defazio on Corporations
Democratic Representative (OR-4): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Peter Defazio on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted NO on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Require Code of Conduct for US corporations abroad. (Aug 2001)
  • Rated 14% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
  • Sponsored enforcing against corporate offshore tax haven banking. (Apr 2013)
Kurt Schrader on Corporations
Democrat (District 5): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Kurt Schrader on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Member of House Small Business Committee. (Mar 2011)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (May 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Greg Walden on Corporations
Republican Representative (OR-2): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Greg Walden on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 96% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Ted Kulongoski on Corporations
Democratic OR Governor: Click here for Ted Kulongoski on other issues.
    No stance on record.
David Wu on Corporations
Democratic Representative (OR-1): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for David Wu on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 37% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Jun 2011)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Bill Bradbury on Corporations
2002 Democratic Senate Challenger (OR): Click here for Bill Bradbury on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bruce Broussard on Corporations
Former Republican challenger (2004): Click here for Bruce Broussard on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Wes Cooley on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 2): Click here for Wes Cooley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Hatfield on Corporations
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for Mark Hatfield on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Al King on Corporations
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for Al King on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Packwood on Corporations
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for Bob Packwood on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dave Brownlow on Corporations
Constitution Party Senate Challenger: Click here for Dave Brownlow on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Frohnmayer on Corporations
Independent Challenger: Click here for John Frohnmayer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Elizabeth Furse on Corporations
Democrat (District 1): Click here for Elizabeth Furse on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Darlene Hooley on Corporations
Democratic Representative (OR-5): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Darlene Hooley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 38% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
Jim Huffman on Corporations
2010 Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Huffman on other issues.
  • Moratorium on new federal regulations on businesses. (Oct 2010)
Steve Novick on Corporations
Democratic Challenger: Click here for Steve Novick on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Gordon Harold Smith on Corporations
Republican Jr Senator (OR): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Gordon Harold Smith on other issues.
  • Voted NO on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 86% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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