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Donald Carcieri on Families & Children
Republican RI Governor: Click here for Donald Carcieri on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

RI 2014: 2014 RI Senate debate


Barry Hinckley on Families & Children
Republican Challenger: Click here for Barry Hinckley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jack Reed on Families & Children
Democratic Sr Senator (RI): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Jack Reed on other issues.
  • Moral responsibility is the other side of rights. (Jan 1996)
  • Voted YES on killing restrictions on violent videos to minors. (May 1999)
  • Rated 0% by the Christian Coalition: an anti-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
Sheldon Whitehouse on Families & Children
Democratic Jr Senator, previously attorney general: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Sheldon Whitehouse on other issues.
  • Call for a White House Conference on Children and Youth. (Mar 2008)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
Mark Zaccaria on Families & Children
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Mark Zaccaria on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


David Cicilline on Families & Children
Democrat (District 1): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for David Cicilline on other issues.
  • Encourage adoption of children in foster care. (Nov 2012)
  • Sponsored supporting No Name-Calling Week in schools. (Jan 2013)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
James Langevin on Families & Children
Democratic Representative (RI-2): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for James Langevin on other issues.
  • Voted YES on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted YES on establishing nationwide AMBER alert system for missing kids. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Member of the Missing & Exploited Children's Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 46% by the Christian Coalition: mixed voting record on Family Values. (Dec 2003)
  • Sex Ed including both abstinence and contraception. (Mar 2009)
  • Encourage adoption of children in foster care. (Nov 2012)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
  • Teach teens about both abstinence & contraception. (Mar 2009)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Lincoln Chafee on Families & Children
Independent RI Governor; previously Republican Senator (1999-2007): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Lincoln Chafee on other issues.
Lincoln Almond on Families & Children
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Lincoln Almond on other issues.
  • Encourage fathers' participation in child-raising. (Sep 2001)
  • Federal funds & state involvement in fatherhood initiatives. (Aug 2001)
Myrth York on Families & Children
Former Democrat Challenger (1994, 1998, 2002): Click here for Myrth York on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Chafee on Families & Children
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Chafee on other issues.
  • Voted YES on killing restrictions on violent videos to minors. (May 1999)
Lincoln Chafee on Families & Children
Independent RI Governor; previously Republican Senator (1999-2007): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Lincoln Chafee on other issues.
Claiborne Pell on Families & Children
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for Claiborne Pell on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Matt Brown on Families & Children
Democratic challenger, secretary of state: Click here for Matt Brown on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Patrick Kennedy on Families & Children
Democratic Representative (RI-1): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Patrick Kennedy on other issues.
  • Voted YES on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
  • Voted YES on establishing nationwide AMBER alert system for missing kids. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Member of the Missing & Exploited Children's Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 15% by the Christian Coalition: an anti-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Call for a White House Conference on Children and Youth. (Mar 2008)
  • Sex Ed including both abstinence and contraception. (Mar 2009)
  • Teach teens about both abstinence & contraception. (Mar 2009)
Stephen Laffey on Families & Children
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Stephen Laffey on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Carl Sheeler on Families & Children
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for Carl Sheeler on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Tingle on Families & Children
Republican Senate Challenger (RI): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Tingle on other issues.
  • No family values in public schools. (Aug 2008)
Robert Weygand on Families & Children
Democrat (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Weygand on other issues.
  • Fund 2,500 Boys and Girls Clubs in underserved areas. (Dec 1997)
Chris Young on Families & Children
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Chris Young on other issues.
  • Teach family values in public schools. (Aug 2008)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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