Compare the Candidates – Biographical Profiles and Positions on the Issues

November 4, 2008 Texas General Election

Candidates for U.S. Representative District 26, Texas

Michael C. Burgess - R
Websitewww.burgessforcongress.com
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Ken Leach - D
Websiteleachforcongress.com/
Stephanie B. Weiss - L
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Michael C. Burgess
Biographical
General (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)
Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)
Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)
Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)
Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)
Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)
Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)
Military (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, type and date of discharge)
Reasons & Objectives
Why I Am Running for Public Office
Immigration
Immigration
Trade
Trade
Trade Policy Priorities
Unfair Trade Practices
Gay, Lesbian & LGBT
Gay, Lesbian & LGBT
Same Sex Marriage
Federal Constitutional Anti-Gay Marriage Amendment
Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Federal Budget & Fiscal Policy
Fiscal Policy
Federal Budget & Debt
Balanced Budget & Constitutional Amendment
National Security & Terrorism
National Security
War on Terrorism Policies
War on Terror
Local First Responders
Courts, Laws & Justice
Courts
Activist Judges Legislating from the Bench
Legal Reform
Abortion, Pro-Life, Stem Cell & Cloning
Abortion
Legality of Abortion - Roe v. Wade
Pro-Life and Pro-Choice
Stem Cell Research
Parental Notification
Partial-birth Abortions
Unborn Victims of Violence Act
Stem-cell Research for Medical Advancements
Using Embryos in Stem Cell Research
Afghanistan, Pakistan & Iraq
Iraq
Continued US Military Presence in Iraq
Staying in Iraq for "as long as it takes to do the job"
Military & Defense
Military
Military Families
Defense and Military Budget
Military Pay, Medical Care and Benefits
Economy
Economy
Economic Grown and Stimulation
Business
Business
Small Business
Taxes
Taxes
Tax Reform
Estate Taxes (Death / Birth Tax)
Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)
Marriage Penalty
Education
Education
Higher Education
Student Loans, Scholarships and Pell Grants
No Child Left Behind Act, a General Statement
Local Control Over Education
Private School Vouchers
Charter Schools
Improving Education
Head Start
No Child Left Behind Act Federal Funding Level
Home Schooling
Environment
Environment
ANWR (Arctic National Wildlife Refuge) Oil Drilling
Internet, Media & Communications
Internet
Medical Insurance
Health Insurance
Medicare
Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Limitations
Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
Crime
Crime, a General Statement
Identity Theft
Health & Medical
Health & Medical Care
Improving Health & Medical Care
Reducing Health Care Costs
Association Health Plans (AHP)
Bird Flu (Avian Influenza)
Energy, Gas, Oil & Autos
Energy
Gas Prices
Renewable Energy, Solar, Biomass and Wind
Solar Energy Investment Tax Credit Bill
Values, Religion & Family
Indecency in the Media
Transportation
Transportation, a General Statement
Highways
Air
Veterans
Veterans, a General Statement
GI Bill & Veterans' Benefits
Veterans Funding
Homes
Housing, a General Statement
Prescription Drugs
Prescription Drugs, a General Statement
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program for Seniors
Importing Prescription Drugs from Canada
Bringing Generic Drugs on the Market Sooner
Social Security & Pensions
Social Security
Long Term Viability of Social Security
Privatizing Social Security
Science, Technology & Space
Innovation
Science
Food & Agriculture
Agriculture
Farm Bill

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