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Ken Cuccinelli on Principles & Values
Republican Challenger : Click here for the full quote OR click here for Ken Cuccinelli on other issues.
  • Liberty Pie: increasing government's slice reduces citizens'. (Feb 2013)
Terry McAuliffe on Principles & Values
Democratic nominee for Governor; previously DNC Chair: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Terry McAuliffe on other issues.
  • 2000: Biggest fundraiser of all time: $26.3M in one night. (Jan 2007)
  • My values: patriotism, family, religion, Democratic Party. (Jan 2007)
  • We let GOP steal Florida from us in 2004. (Jan 2007)
  • Met future wife at age 16 at Jimmy Carter fundraiser. (Jan 2007)
  • Hospitalized while running 1984 NYC marathon. (Jan 2007)
  • 1994 Lincoln Bedroom Memo scandal: donations for access. (Jan 2007)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
Bob McDonnell on Principles & Values
Republican Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob McDonnell on other issues.
  • Indicted on corruption charges days after leaving office. (Jan 2014)
  • FactCheck: No, Thomas Jefferson was a Democrat. (Jan 2010)
  • Create a Commonwealth of Opportunity for all Virginians. (Jan 2010)
Robert Sarvis on Principles & Values
Libertarian nominee for Governor: Click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

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George Allen on Principles & Values
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for George Allen on other issues.
  • 2006: Caught by "tracker" who followed him around everywhere. (Nov 2009)
  • Recently discovered he has Jewish heritage. (Sep 2006)
  • Raised Christian with Jewish ancestry; religion not relevant. (Sep 2006)
  • Conservative alternative to McCain in presidential jockeying. (May 2006)
  • Calls himself “Common sense” conservative populist. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
Ed Gillespie on Principles & Values
Republican Challenger: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Ed Gillespie on other issues.
  • 1994: Named the legislation in the Contract With America. (Sep 2006)
  • If you can name something, you can control it. (Sep 2006)
  • Planned political reporting career at Catholic U. of America. (Jan 2005)
  • Raised a Democrat; first job with Democrat; switched to GOP. (Jan 2005)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Tim Kaine on Principles & Values
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Smash-mouth partisanship is yesterday's politics. (Jul 2012)
  • Served as a missionary in Honduras. (Jul 2012)
  • Better way is to focus on service, common sense, & results. (Jan 2006)
  • Parents taught him the importance of family and faith. (Nov 2005)
Robert Sarvis on Principles & Values
Libertarian Challenger for Senate: Click here for Robert Sarvis on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Warner on Principles & Values
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • End partisan gridlock; embrace common ground. (Sep 2008)
  • It’s “the future v. the past” not “liberal v. conservative”. (Aug 2008)
  • Replace name-calling with bipartisan management. (Jul 2008)
  • Term-limited as governor in 2008. (Jun 2006)
  • We can’t win presidency in only 16 blue states. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
James Webb on Principles & Values
Democratic Sr Senator: Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for James Webb on other issues.
  • Endorsed Allen in 2000; turned away because of Iraq blunder. (Sep 2006)
  • America doesn’t lack ideas, it lacks leaders. (May 2006)
  • Progressive approach prioritizing fairness and justice. (May 2006)
  • Marines take care of their people; politicians have not. (Apr 2006)
  • Secretary of the Navy, published author; decorated veteran. (Jan 2006)
  • Converted from Republican; supported Robb & Kerry. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)

House:


Eric Cantor on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (VA-7): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Eric Cantor on other issues.
  • OpEd: "Young Guns PAC" led to Majority Leader post. (Jun 2012)
  • Leader of the "Young Guns" conservative movement. (Sep 2010)
  • Profiled in "Jews in American Politics". (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
Gerry Connolly on Principles & Values
Democrat (District 11): Click here for Gerry Connolly on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Randy Forbes on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (VA-4): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Randy Forbes on other issues.
  • Dropped out of Lt. Governor race to run for House vacancy. (May 2001)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Recognize Christianity's importance to western civilization. (Dec 2007)
  • Designate first weekend in May as Ten Commandments Weekend. (Apr 2011)
Bob Goodlatte on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (VA-6): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob Goodlatte on other issues.
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the House Republican Young Guns. (Sep 2010)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Morgan Griffith on Principles & Values
Republican (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Morgan Griffith on other issues.
  • The Constitution should guide our work in Congress. (Sep 2011)
Robert Hurt on Principles & Values
Republican (District 5): Click here for Robert Hurt on other issues.
    No stance on record.
James Moran on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (VA-8): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for James Moran on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 82% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2007)
Scott Rigell on Principles & Values
Republican (District 2): Click here for Scott Rigell on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bobby Scott on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (VA-3): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Scott on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Congressional Black Caucus. (Jan 2001)
  • Reject Bush's Florida electors due to election fraud. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus . (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Robert Wittman on Principles & Values
Republican: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Robert Wittman on other issues.
  • Elected in special election to replace Jo Ann Davis. (Dec 2007)
Frank Wolf on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (VA-10): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Frank Wolf on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Presbyterian. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 8% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Creigh Deeds on Principles & Values
Democrat Challenger (2009): Click here for Creigh Deeds on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tim Kaine on Principles & Values
Democratic Senate Challenger; previously Governor: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tim Kaine on other issues.
  • Smash-mouth partisanship is yesterday's politics. (Jul 2012)
  • Served as a missionary in Honduras. (Jul 2012)
  • Better way is to focus on service, common sense, & results. (Jan 2006)
  • Parents taught him the importance of family and faith. (Nov 2005)
Mark Warner on Principles & Values
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Mark Warner on other issues.
  • End partisan gridlock; embrace common ground. (Sep 2008)
  • It’s “the future v. the past” not “liberal v. conservative”. (Aug 2008)
  • Replace name-calling with bipartisan management. (Jul 2008)
  • Term-limited as governor in 2008. (Jun 2006)
  • We can’t win presidency in only 16 blue states. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
Tim Donner on Principles & Values
Former Republican Challenger (2012): Click here for Tim Donner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Marshall on Principles & Values
Republican Senate challenger: Click here for Bob Marshall on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jamie Radtke on Principles & Values
Former Republican Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jamie Radtke on other issues.
  • Career politicians are part of the problem. (May 2012)
Mark Earley on Principles & Values
Republican 2000 Candidate: Click here for Mark Earley on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Gilmore on Principles & Values
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Will be conservative voice in Democratic-controlled Congress. (Sep 2008)
  • Warner is ducking debates; doesn’t want his positions known. (Sep 2008)
  • Rudy McRomney is not a conservative and knows it. (May 2007)
  • GOP dissatisfied because Rudy McRomney isn’t conservative. (May 2007)
  • I keep my word & I am a consistent conservative. (Apr 2007)
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Member, National Governors Association/Economic Development. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of Republican Governors Association. (Aug 2001)
  • Member of Southern Governors' Association. (Sep 2001)
John Hager on Principles & Values
GOP 2000 Primary Candidate: Click here for John Hager on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Virgil Goode on Principles & Values
Republican (Unseated 2008) (District 5): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Virgil Goode on other issues.
  • Not much difference between Obama, Romney and Bush. (Oct 2012)
  • Restrict immigration or we’ll have more Muslims in Congress. (Dec 2006)
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Liberty Caucus. (Dec 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Charles Robb on Principles & Values
Democratic Senator (Former): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Charles Robb on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism. (Aug 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2007)
Edward Schrock on Principles & Values
Republican (Until 2004) (District 2): Click here for Edward Schrock on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Herb Bateman on Principles & Values
Republican (District 1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Herb Bateman on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Protestant. (Nov 2000)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Tom Bliley on Principles & Values
Republican (District 7): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tom Bliley on other issues.
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Rick Boucher on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (VA-9): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Rick Boucher on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 42% by the AU, a mixed record on church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Jo Ann Davis on Principles & Values
Republican (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jo Ann Davis on other issues.
  • Member of the Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues. (Jul 2001)
Tom Davis on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (VA-11): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Tom Davis on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Christian Scientist. (Nov 2000)
  • Endorsed by Log Cabin Republicans; supports gay rights. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Main Street Partnership . (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 8% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2012)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Thelma Drake on Principles & Values
Republican Representative (VA-2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Thelma Drake on other issues.
  • Rated C by the Club for Growth, pro-growth but not targeted. (Sep 2004)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Recognize Christianity's importance to western civilization. (Dec 2007)
Jim Gilmore on Principles & Values
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Governor (VA): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Jim Gilmore on other issues.
  • Will be conservative voice in Democratic-controlled Congress. (Sep 2008)
  • Warner is ducking debates; doesn’t want his positions known. (Sep 2008)
  • Rudy McRomney is not a conservative and knows it. (May 2007)
  • GOP dissatisfied because Rudy McRomney isn’t conservative. (May 2007)
  • I keep my word & I am a consistent conservative. (Apr 2007)
  • Religious affiliation: Methodist. (Nov 2000)
  • Member, National Governors Association/Economic Development. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of Republican Governors Association. (Aug 2001)
  • Member of Southern Governors' Association. (Sep 2001)
Harris Miller on Principles & Values
Democratic challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Harris Miller on other issues.
  • This campaign is about the future. (Jan 2006)
  • Only bipartisan approaches find meaningful solutions. (Jan 2006)
  • Personal story about hard work, responsible choices & future. (Jan 2006)
  • Married for 25 years with 2 grown children. (Jan 2006)
Glenn Nye on Principles & Values
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for Glenn Nye on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Perriello on Principles & Values
Democrat (until 2010) (District 5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tom Perriello on other issues.
  • 2008: Opponent lost due to staff gay film scandal. (Apr 2010)
Owen Pickett on Principles & Values
Democrat (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Owen Pickett on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
Norman Sisisky on Principles & Values
Democrat (District 4): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Norman Sisisky on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Jewish. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2000)
  • Profiled in "Jews in American Politics". (Jan 2001)
John Warner on Principles & Values
Republican Sr Senator (VA): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for John Warner on other issues.
  • 1976: Ran for Senate while married to Elizabeth Taylor. (Mar 2010)
  • Married to Elizabeth Taylor; speechwriter is Karl Rove. (Mar 2010)
  • Voted with Republican Party 84.1% of 320 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • 1994: Endorsed Democrat over Oliver North for Senate. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 0% by the AU, indicating opposition to church-state separation. (Dec 2006)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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