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Biographical Profiles and Positions on the Issues

November 4, 2008 Texas General Election

Candidates for U.S. President & Vice President, U.S. President

John McCain - R
►Websitewww.johnmccain.com
82
Sarah Palin - R
►Websitewww.palinforgovernor.com/
Barack Obama - D
►Websitemy.barackobama.com
58
Joe Biden - D
Bob Barr - L
►Websitewww.bobbarr2008.com
Wayne Allen Root - L
►Websitewww.rootforamerica.com/home/index.php
Brian Moore - S
Stewart A. Alexander - S
►Websitestewartalexanderforpresident2012.org/campaign/stewart-alexander
67
Alan Keyes - IA
Marvin Sprouse, Jr.
Ralph Nader - I
Matt Gonzalez - I
►Websitewww.votenader.org/about/matt-gonzalez/
Cynthia Mckinney - G
►Websitewww.runcynthiarun.org
Rosa Clemente - G
Jonathan Allen
►Websitewww.heartquake08.com
Jeffrey D. Stath
Chuck Baldwin - REF
Darrell Castle - CON
Thaddaus Hill
Gordon F. Bailey
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Biographical
General Philosophy
Personal and Family
Professional Experience
Civic Involvement
Political Experience
Religious Affiliation
Accomplishments and Awards
Educational Background
Military Service
Reasons & Objectives
Why I Am Running for Public Office
Goals If Elected
Achievements If Elected
Areas to Concentrate On
Abortion, Pro-Life & Genetic Engineering
Abortion
Abortion Clinics & Protesters
Abortion Federal Funding
Abortion for Rape and Incest
Adoption and Foster Care
Contraception
Human and Animal Cloning
Parental Consent or Notification
Partial-birth Abortions
Pro-Life v. Pro-Choice
Roe v. Wade
Stem Cell Research
Stem Cell Research Federal Funding
Using Embryos in Stem Cell Research
Banks & Finance
China Currency Manipulation
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Federal Mortgage Regulation
Financial Crisis
Financial Industry Regulation
Foreclosures
Mortgages
Payday Loans & Predatory Lending
Sarbanes-Oxley Act
Wall Street
Civil, Religious, Gay & Human Rights
Affirmative Action
African Americans
Burning the Flag
Civil Rights
Civil Unions & Domestic Partnerships
Cruelty to Animals
Diversity &Tolerance
Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Federal Marriage Amendment (FMA)
Gays Serving in the Military
Gender Equality
Hate Crimes
Hate Crimes Legislation
Homosexuality Choice or Chance
Human Rights
Latino / Hispanic Americans
LGBT
Marriage Left to States
Native American Casinos
Native Americans
Persons with Disabilities
Privacy Rights
Property Rights vs. Civil Rights
Racial Profiling
Racism & Race Relations
Roe v. Wade
Same Sex Adoptions
Same Sex Marriage
Sexual Orientation Discrimination
Tax Treatment of Same Sex Couples
The Military Don't Ask/Don't Tell Policy
Torture & Waterboarding
USA Patriot Act
Consumers & Food
Consumer Product Safety, Fraud and Protection
Credit Agencies
Credit Cards
Financial Consumer Protection
Food
Courts, Laws & Justice
Activist Judges
Bankruptcy Reform
Burning the Flag
Class Action Reform
Courts
Crime Victims
Criminal Justice System
Death Penalty
Federal Marriage Amendment (FMA)
Judical Appointments & Confirmations
Judicial Discretion & Mandatory Sentencing
Justice Department
Minority Incarceration
Parole and Probation
Product Liability Reform
Public Defender Services
Race Sentencing Disparity
Supreme Court
Criminal Justice Reform
Criminalization of Poverty
Juvenile Justice
Crime, Police & Imprisonment
Corporate Crime and Fraud
Crime
Crimes Against Children
Death Penalty
Hate Crimes
Hate Crimes Legislation
Human Rights
Minority Incarceration
Neighborhood Crime
Non-Violent Crime
Parole and Probation
Police
Prisons
Recidivism and Rehabilitation
Sex Crimes & Offenders
Victimless Crimes
Videotaping Criminal Interrogations
Domestic Violence
Youth and Gang Crime
Crime Prevention
incarcerated Women
Private Prisons
Formerly Incarcerated Individuals
Community-Oriented Policing
Crime Violence Trauma
Energy
Auto Industry
Cap-and-Trade
Carbon Tax
Coal
Developing World Climate Change & Energy
Electricity Transmission Grid
Energy
Energy Efficiency
Energy Efficiency Standards
Energy Research and Development
Ethanol & Biofuels
Foreign Oil Energy Independence
Gas Prices & Gas Taxes
Green Offices, Homes and Improvements
Greenhouse Gas Emission Limits
Hybrid and Electric Cars
Hydrogen Cell Fuel Initiative
Nuclear Power
Oil and Gas Subsidies
Oil Company Profits
Oil Drilling
Oil Industry
Renewable Energy & Fuels
Spent Nuclear Fuel
Strategic Energy Fund
Green Energy
Environment
Biodiversity & Biotechnology
Carbon Tax
Clean Air Act of 1963
Clean Air and Water
Clean Energy
Clean Water Act of 1977
Coal
Developing World Climate Change & Energy
Endangered Species
Energy Efficiency
Energy Efficiency Standards
Environment
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) & Regulation
Flexible Fuel Vehicles
Flood Protection And Levee Repair
Forests, Fish and Wildlife
Global Environmental Standards
Climate Change & Global Warming
Green Offices, Homes and Improvements
Greenhouse Gas Emission Limits
Interior Department
Invasive Species
Land, Rivers and Lakes
National and State Parks
National Forest Roadless Area Conservation Act
National Forests and Healthy Forests Initiative
Oil and Gas Subsidies
Oil Industry
Polluter Superfund Fees
Recycling
Spent Nuclear Fuel
Toxic Waste
2016 Paris Climate Change Agreement
Fossil Fuel Industry
Humans Affect on Climate Change
State & Local Climate Change Initiatives
Global Greenhouse Emissions
Climate Change Impact on National Security
Climate Change Impact on Low-Income Communities
Federal Budget & Fiscal Policy
Balanced Budget Constitutional Amendment
Debt and Deficit Spending Limits
Earmarks
Entitlements
Federal Budget
Fiscal Policy
Presidential Line-item Veto
Foreign Policy
Afghanistan
Africa
Agent Orange Related Illness
America's Image Abroad
Balkans
Burma
China
Cuba
Cutting Off War Funding
Deadline for US Pullout
Dubai Ports Administration Purchase
Europe
Foreign Aid
Foreign Policy
Iran
Iran Nuclear Deal
Iraq
ISIS
Israel
Israeli and Palestinian Conflict
Loss of American Lives in Iraq
Middle East
North Korea
Nuclear Weapons & Non-Proliferation Treaty
Pakistan
Promotion of Democracy Around World
Radical Islam
Recognition of a Palestinian State
Russia
Syria
Taliban & Radical Islamic Jihadists
Taliban, Al-Qaeda and Jihadists
Turkey and Kurds
Unilateralism
Weapons of Mass Destruction
Worldwide HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria
Refugee Crisis
State Department & Diplomacy
Government, Elections & Politics
527 Stealth & Super PACs
Ballot Measures & Citizen Participation
Campaign Finance Reform
Campaign Spending Limits
DC Voting Representation in Congress
Earmarks
Election Reform
Faith-based Initiative Funding
Federal Mandates
FEMA and Hurricane Katrina
Government
Government Agencies
Government Corruption and Ethics
Government Reform
Government Transparency
Lobbying
Money and Special Interests
Public Funding of Political Campaigns
Separation of Church & State
Sexual Misconduct of Politicians
Soft-money Political Contributions
State Governments
Tea Party
US House and Senate Term Limits
Voting and Election Reform
Voting Rights for X-Felons
Gun & Property Rights
Ban on Bump Stocks & Assault Weapons
Gun Legislation
Gun Show Checks & Manufacturer Law Suits
Guns
High Capacity Amo & Gun Locks
Local Gun Laws
National Rifle Association (NRA)
Right to Carry a Concealed Handgun
Right to Own Guns - Second Amendment
Health & Medical
Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)
Autism
Biomedical Superiority
Business Tax Credits for Employee Health Coverage
Cancer
Children's Health
Chronic & Catastrophic Illnesses
Diabetes
Disease Prevention
Elderly's Health
Free Market Health Care
Generic Drugs
Health
Health & Medical
Health and Medical Insurance
Health Care Tax Credits
HIV/AIDS
Lead Poisoning
Market-Based Medical Insurance
Medicaid
Medical Errors
Medical Malpractice Reform
Medical Research
Medically Uninsured or Underinsured
Medicare
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program
Mental Health
Mercury Pollution
Nurses and Public Health Workers
Obesity
Patient's Bill of Rights
Physicians
Prescription Drugs
Reducing Health Care Costs
Rural Health Care
State Health Plans
TRICARE Health Insurance
Uniform Billing and Claims
Universal Medical Care & Insurance
Women's Health
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Community Health Centers
Long-Term Care
Caregivers
Homeland Security, Immigration, Border Security & Terrorism
9/11 Commission Recommendations
Airport, Air, Rail & Port Security
Americanization of Immigrants
Border Security & Border Patrol
Citizenship for Illegal Immigrants
Criminalize Assistance to Illegal Immigrants
Cyber Security
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Deportation
Domestic Intelligence & Agencies
Driver's Licenses to Illegals
Electronic Verification System for Employers
Employers Who Hire Illegals
English as Official Language
Evacuation Preparedness
E-Verify System
Guest Worker and H-1B Programs
Homeland Securtiy
Illegal Immigrants Social Services
Illegal Immigration Amnesty
Illegal Immigration and Reform
Illegal Immigration Enforcement
Immigrant Military Service & Citizenship
Immigrants, Refugees, & Asylum Seekers
Legal Status for Undocumented Farm Workers
Local First Responders
National Security
National Security Agency (NSA) & Citizen Surveillance
Radical Islam
Terrorist & Enemy Combatant Rights
Torture & Waterboarding
Undocumented Immigrants
War on Terror
Water, Hazardous Materials & Bio Terrorism
Weapons of Mass Destruction
Housing & Communities
Affordable Housing and Rentals
Community Development
Federal Mortgage Regulation
Foreclosures
Homelessness
Homeownership
Housing
Mortgages
Neighborhoods
Rural America
Urban Sprawl
Infrastructure & Transportation
Air Travel
Bikes, Scoters and Pedestrians
Drunk Driving and Highway Safety
Highways
Public Transportation
Train Travel and Amtrak
Transportation
Bikes, Scooters & Alternative Vehicles
Electric Vehicles
Internet, Media, Technology, Science & Space
5G & High Speed Broadband Deployment
Cyber Security
E-Science & Computer Technology Research
Innovation
Internet
Internet Crime
Internet Divide of Rich & Poor
Internet Neutrality
Internet Pornography
Internet Privacy
Internet Sales Tax
Media
Media Ownership Concentration
Media Violence, Sex & Indecency
Parental Blocking & Children Internet Protections
Research and Development
Rural Internet Access
Science
Wireless Spectrum
Green Technology
Jobs, Economy, Trade, Business, Industry & Agriculture
$700 Billion Troubled Asset Relief Bailout
Agriculture
Antitrust Enforcement
Auto Industry
Bail Outs of Banks, Financial & Auto Corps
Business
Businesses Moving Offshore
CEO Pay & Executive Compensation
Company Job Creation Rewards
Economic Stimulus
Economy
Employment Discrimination
Factory Farms
Family Farm
Farm Bill
Farm Corporation Subsidies
Farm Subsidies & Supports
Fast Track Authority
Foreign Job Outsourcing
Free Market Vision
Globalization
Government Subsidized Jobs
Guest Worker and H-1B Programs
Infrastructure
Insurance Industry
Intellectual Property Protection
Jobs
Middle Class Decline
North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
Paid Maternity, Family & Medical Leave
Patent System
Small Businesses
Tariffs
Trade
Trade Agreements
Trade Barriers to US Goods
Unfair Trade Practices
Minority-Owned Businesses
Farm Trade Policy
Green Farming
Green Manufacturing
Green Infrastructure
Green Economy
Green Jobs
Labor, Wages & Unions
Employee Free Choice Act
Employment Discrimination
Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Equal Pay
Labor
Minimum Wage
Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA)
Paid Maternity, Family & Medical Leave
Retired Workers
Unions and Collective Bargaining
Wage Discrimination
Wages
Women Workplace Violence
Worker Rights and Benefits
Working Class
Marijuana, Illegal Drugs, Alcohol, Cigarettes, Gambling & Prostitution
Alcohol
Doping in Sports
Drinking Age
Drug Prevention and Rehabilitation
Drunk Driving and Highway Safety
Gambling
Illegal Drugs
Marijuana
Medical Use of Marijuana
Metamphetamines and Opioids
Punishments for Drug Crimes
Recreational Marijuana
Military, National Defense & Veterans
Defense
Defense and Military Budget
Gays Serving in the Military
GI Bill & Veterans' Benefits
Homeless Veterans
Immigrant Military Service & Citizenship
ISIS
Length of Deployments
Military
Military Families
Military Pay, Medical Care and Benefits
Missile Defense System
National Guard & Reserves
President Ahmadinejad
Reducing Military Costs
Survivor Benefits
Taliban, Al-Qaeda and Jihadists
Veterans
Veterans Funding
Veterans' Health and Medical Care
Veterans Health Care
Vetreran Job Retraining
Walter Reed Army Medical Center Scandal
Minorities
Affirmative Action
African Americans
Diversity &Tolerance
Latino / Hispanic Americans
Native American Casinos
Native Americans
Race Sentencing Disparity
Racial Profiling
Racism & Race Relations
Minority-Owned Businesses
Poverty, Welfare & Hunger
Hunger
Low Income and Public Housing & Assistance
Poor Children
Poverty
Rural Poverty
Urban Poverty
Welfare
Schools & Education
Achievement Gaps like Black-White, Boy-Girl
Adult Education
After-School, Sports, Art, Music Programs
Charter and Magnet Schools
Classroom Size
Community Colleges
Computers in Schools
Dropouts
Drugs in Schools
Education
Education Gap with Other Countries
Education Tax Credits
Evolution and Intelligent Design Education
Head Start
High Schools
Higher Education
Home Schooling
Junk Food & Vending Machines in Schools
Math and Science in Schools
No Child Left Behind
Parental Involvement in Education
Prayer & Pledge of Allegiance in Schools
Pre-School and Early Childhood Education
Private Schools Vouchers and Funding
Public Schools K-12
School Budgets
School Safety
Sex and Birth Control Education
Special Education
Student Loans, Scholarships and Pell Grants
Student Standards and Testing
Teacher Pay
Teacher Standards
Teacher Tenure
Teacher Unions
Textbook Selection
Title IX 'Equal Opportunities for Girls'
Teacher Diversity
Low-Income Schools
School Desegregation
Seniors, Social Security, Medicare, Pensions
Individual Retirement Accounts and 401(k)s
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
Pensions
Privatizing Social Security
Raising Retirement Age & Reducing Payment Levels
Retired Workers
Retirement Security
Social Security
Social Security Long Term Viability
Social Security Means Testing
Social Security Trust Fund
Social Security Reform
Sex & Sexuality
Civil Unions & Domestic Partnerships
Gender Equality
Homosexuality as Sin
Homosexuality Choice or Chance
Internet Pornography
LGBT
Marriage Left to States
Same Sex Adoptions
Same Sex Marriage
Sex and Birth Control Education
Sex Crimes & Offenders
Sexual Orientation Discrimination
Tax Treatment of Same Sex Couples
The Military Don't Ask/Don't Tell Policy
Taxes
2001 Tax Cuts
Business Tax Breaks and Incentives
Business Tax Credits
Business Tax Credits for Employee Health Coverage
Child Tax Credit
Corporate & Business Taxes
Corporate Tax Breaks & Loopholes
Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
Education Tax Credits
Flat Tax
Health Care Tax Credits
Income Tax on Seniors
Income Taxes
Marriage Penalty
Property Taxes
Tax Proposals
Tax Reform
Taxes
Tax-Free Savings Accounts
Taxing the the Wealthiest 1%
President Trump’s 2017 Tax Cuts
Values, Religion, Family, Patriotism & Public Service
Adoption and Foster Care
American Values
Atheists and Agnostics
Burning the Flag
Child Care
Child Support
Cruelty to Animals
Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide
Faith-based Initiative Funding
Family
Family Values
Fatherhood
Mandate Public Service
Marriage
National Service and AmeriCorps
Public Service, Peace Corps, AmeriCorps
Religion
Teen Pregnancy
Tolerance & Political Correctness
Values
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