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John Kitzhaber on War & Peace
Democratic Governor: Click here for John Kitzhaber on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

OR 2014: 2014 OR Senate debate


Jason Conger on War & Peace
Republican Challenger: Click here for Jason Conger on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jeff Merkley on War & Peace
Democratic Jr Senator (OR): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Jeff Merkley on other issues.
  • Opposed Iraq war from the very beginning, against Party. (Oct 2008)
  • Signed onto “A Responsible Plan to End the War in Iraq”. (Jun 2008)
  • Opposed the war from the start. (Jun 2008)
  • Redeploy American combat troops out of Iraq. (Mar 2008)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (May 2012)
  • Sponsored shutting down Iranian foreign reserves. (Jun 2013)
Ron Wyden on War & Peace
Democratic Sr Senator (OR): Click here for 21 full quotes OR click here for Ron Wyden on other issues.
  • Voted YES on redeploying non-essential US troops out of Iraq in 9 months. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards as terrorists. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq by March 2008. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted YES on redeploying troops out of Iraq by July 2007. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on investigating contract awards in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Nov 2005)
  • Voted YES on requiring on-budget funding for Iraq, not emergency funding. (Apr 2005)
  • Voted YES on $86 billion for military operations in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted NO on authorizing use of military force against Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted YES on allowing all necessary force in Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on authorizing air strikes in Kosovo. (Mar 1999)
  • Condemns anti-Muslim bigotry in name of anti-terrorism. (Oct 2001)
  • CIA mischaracterized Iraq WMD & abused intelligence position. (Jul 2004)
  • Iraq-al-Qaida contacts, but no complicity or assistance. (Jul 2004)
  • CIA knew State of the Union Iraq-Niger connection was false. (Jul 2004)
  • Iraq was not reconstituting its nuclear program. (Jul 2004)
  • Iraq was not developing its biological weapons program. (Jul 2004)
  • Iraq was not developing its chemical weapons program. (Jul 2004)
  • Iraq was developing missiles, but not to reach the US. (Jul 2004)
  • No troop surge: no military escalation in Iraq. (Jan 2007)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (May 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)

House:


Earl Blumenauer on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (OR-3): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Earl Blumenauer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted NO on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Condemns anti-Muslim bigotry in name of anti-terrorism. (Oct 2001)
  • Terminate funding for Iraq War on Dec. 31, 2011. (Aug 2011)
  • Defund US military presence in Afghanistan. (Jan 2013)
Suzanne Bonamici on War & Peace
Democrat (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Suzanne Bonamici on other issues.
  • End war in Afghanistan; watch spending in Iraq. (Jan 2012)
Peter Defazio on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (OR-4): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Peter Defazio on other issues.
  • Voted NO on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted YES on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted NO on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted YES on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Condemns anti-Muslim bigotry in name of anti-terrorism. (Oct 2001)
  • Member of the Out-of-Iraq Congressional Caucus. (Jan 2007)
  • No contact & enforce sanctions on Iran until threat is gone. (May 2011)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Kurt Schrader on War & Peace
Democrat (District 5): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Kurt Schrader on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • No contact & enforce sanctions on Iran until threat is gone. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Apr 2012)
Greg Walden on War & Peace
Republican Representative (OR-2): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Greg Walden on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted NO on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted NO on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted YES on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Strengthen sanctions on Syria & assist democratic transition. (Apr 2008)
  • No contact & enforce sanctions on Iran until threat is gone. (May 2011)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Apr 2012)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Ted Kulongoski on War & Peace
Democratic OR Governor: Click here for Ted Kulongoski on other issues.
    No stance on record.
David Wu on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (OR-1): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for David Wu on other issues.
  • Voted NO on banning armed forces in Libya without Congressional approval. (Jun 2011)
  • Voted NO on removing US armed forces from Afghanistan. (Mar 2011)
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted NO on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Condemns anti-Muslim bigotry in name of anti-terrorism. (Oct 2001)
  • Wage war on Terrorism, not on fellow Americans. (Sep 2001)
  • Sanctions on Iran to end nuclear program. (Apr 2009)
Bill Bradbury on War & Peace
2002 Democratic Senate Challenger (OR): Click here for Bill Bradbury on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bruce Broussard on War & Peace
Former Republican challenger (2004): Click here for Bruce Broussard on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Wes Cooley on War & Peace
Republican Former (1994-) (District 2): Click here for Wes Cooley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Hatfield on War & Peace
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Mark Hatfield on other issues.
  • Against Vietnam war; Grenada war; and Kuwait war. (Nov 1998)
  • 1945: Witnessed aftermath of Hiroshima, and became anti-nuke. (Nov 1998)
  • Opposed Gulf War as just for oil. (Nov 1998)
  • Voted NO on ending the Bosnian arms embargo. (Jul 1995)
Al King on War & Peace
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Al King on other issues.
  • Better to fight in Iraq than on our soil. (May 2004)
Bob Packwood on War & Peace
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Packwood on other issues.
  • Voted YES on ending the Bosnian arms embargo. (Jul 1995)
Dave Brownlow on War & Peace
Constitution Party Senate Challenger: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Dave Brownlow on other issues.
  • Remove all foreign troops from Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Occupation of Iraq is immoral and illegal. (Jun 2008)
  • Iraq had nothing to do with 9/11; troops home immediately. (Jun 2008)
  • Declare victory in Afghanistan and bring our troops home. (Jun 2008)
  • Bush leads list of gangsters threatening Iran. (Jun 2008)
John Frohnmayer on War & Peace
Independent Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Frohnmayer on other issues.
  • Regime change never worked historically. (Jun 2008)
Elizabeth Furse on War & Peace
Democrat (District 1): Click here for Elizabeth Furse on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Darlene Hooley on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (OR-5): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Darlene Hooley on other issues.
  • Voted YES on investigating Bush impeachment for lying about Iraq. (Jun 2008)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq starting in 90 days. (May 2007)
  • Voted NO on declaring Iraq part of War on Terror with no exit date. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on approving removal of Saddam & valiant service of US troops. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on authorizing military force in Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
Jim Huffman on War & Peace
2010 Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Huffman on other issues.
  • War on terror is a real conflict against a toxic ideology. (Jul 2010)
Steve Novick on War & Peace
Democratic Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steve Novick on other issues.
  • It is time to bring our troops home from Iraq. (Apr 2008)
Gordon Harold Smith on War & Peace
Republican Jr Senator (OR): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Gordon Harold Smith on other issues.
  • Voted NO on redeploying non-essential US troops out of Iraq in 9 months. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards as terrorists. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on redeploying US troops out of Iraq by March 2008. (Mar 2007)
  • Voted NO on redeploying troops out of Iraq by July 2007. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted NO on investigating contract awards in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Nov 2005)
  • Voted YES on requiring on-budget funding for Iraq, not emergency funding. (Apr 2005)
  • Voted YES on $86 billion for military operations in Iraq & Afghanistan. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on authorizing use of military force against Iraq. (Oct 2002)
  • Voted NO on allowing all necessary force in Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on authorizing air strikes in Kosovo. (Mar 1999)
  • Supports $48 billion in new spending for anti-terrorism. (Jan 2002)
  • Deploy UN multinational peacekeeping force in Darfur. (Jul 2007)
  • Condemn Iranian Pres. Ahmadinejad's anti-Israel statement. (Feb 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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