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Earl Ray Tomblin on War & Peace
Democratic Governor: Click here for Earl Ray Tomblin on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

WV 2014: 2014 WV Senate debate


Shelley Moore Capito on War & Peace
Republican Representative (WV-2): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Shelley Moore Capito 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)
  • Supports $48 billion in new spending for anti-terrorism. (Jan 2002)
  • Strengthen sanctions on Syria & assist democratic transition. (Apr 2008)
  • 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)
Joe Manchin III on War & Peace
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joe Manchin III on other issues.
  • Sponsored shutting down Iranian foreign reserves. (May 2013)
Pat McGeehan on War & Peace
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Pat McGeehan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Raese on War & Peace
Republican Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Raese on other issues.
  • Iraq exit strategy: We win, they lose. (Aug 2006)
  • Donít cut-and-run in Iraq. (May 2006)
Natalie Tennant on War & Peace
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for Natalie Tennant on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Shelley Moore Capito on War & Peace
Republican Representative (WV-2): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Shelley Moore Capito 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)
  • Supports $48 billion in new spending for anti-terrorism. (Jan 2002)
  • Strengthen sanctions on Syria & assist democratic transition. (Apr 2008)
  • 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)
David McKinley on War & Peace
Republican (District 1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for David McKinley 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)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Mar 2012)
Alan Mollohan on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (WV-1): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Alan Mollohan 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 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)
Nick Rahall on War & Peace
Democratic Representative (WV-3): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Nick Rahall 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 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)
  • Member of the Out-of-Iraq Congressional Caucus. (Jan 2007)
  • Boycott & sanctions against Iran for terrorism & nukes. (May 2011)
  • Iranian nuclear weapons: prevention instead of containment. (Apr 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Joe Manchin III on War & Peace
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Joe Manchin III on other issues.
  • Sponsored shutting down Iranian foreign reserves. (May 2013)
John Rockefeller on War & Peace
Democratic Sr Senator (WV): Click here for 22 full quotes OR click here for John Rockefeller on other issues.
  • 2003: Believed Saddam had biological & chemical weapons. (Nov 2010)
  • OpEd: Voted for Iraq use-of-force, without questioning intel. (Mar 2010)
  • Voted YES 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 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 YES 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)
  • Voted NO on ending the Bosnian arms embargo. (Jul 1995)
  • 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)
  • Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. (Nov 1995)
Cecil Underwood on War & Peace
Republican Candidate 2000: Click here for Cecil Underwood on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Wise on War & Peace
Former Democratic Governor (2001-2004): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Wise on other issues.
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
Hiram Lewis on War & Peace
Former Republican challenger (lost May 2006 primary): Click here for Hiram Lewis on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Rick Snuffer on War & Peace
Former Republican challenger (lost May 2006 primary): Click here for Rick Snuffer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jay Wolfe on War & Peace
2002 Republican Challenger (WV): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jay Wolfe on other issues.
  • Strategy for Iraq: we win and they lose. (Jun 2008)
Robert Byrd on War & Peace
Democratic Sr Senator (WV): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Robert Byrd 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 NO 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 NO 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)
  • Voted NO on ending the Bosnian arms embargo. (Jul 1995)
  • Deploy UN multinational peacekeeping force in Darfur. (Jul 2007)
  • Require Congress' approval before military action in Iran. (Oct 2007)
Carte Goodwin on War & Peace
Former Democratic Appointee: Click here for Carte Goodwin on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Zane Lawhorn on War & Peace
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Zane Lawhorn on other issues.
  • Concerned about North Koreaís nuclear weapons. (Feb 2006)
  • Committed to the protection and support of Israel. (Feb 2006)
  • In Iraq: support our troops and finish the job. (Feb 2006)
  • We are fighting a war on two fronts, like in Vietnam. (Feb 2006)
Bob Wise on War & Peace
Democrat (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Wise on other issues.
  • Voted NO on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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