| Massscorecard.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Barbara Buono: Promote potentially life-saving stem cell research.
Phil Bryant: Supports the Personhood Initiative: protect the unborn.
Budget & Economy|
Phil Bryant: Lower taxes to spur economic growth and job creation.
Maggie Hassan: Instrumental in passing marriage equality in NH.
Phil Bryant: Constitutionally define marriage: one man and one woman.
Robert Sarvis: End ALL government subsidies of specific industries.
Pat McCrory: Eliminate cumbersome and duplicative regulations.
Robert Sarvis: Reverse the militarization of law-enforcement tactics.
Ken Cuccinelli: 1991: established Sexual Assault Fact & Education (SAFE).
Ken Cuccinelli: Fought the war against human trafficking since 2006.
Ken Cuccinelli: Free wrongly convicted, when technology proves innocence.
Steve Bullock: Arrest and prosecute sex predators and scam artists.
Phil Bryant: Fight drug crime & punish sexual predators.
Robert Sarvis: Legalize marijuana & decriminalize harder drugs.
Steve Bullock: Confront the invisible epidemic of prescription drug abuse.
Robert Sarvis: Bad schools persist because politicians are in charge.
Robert Sarvis: Supports vouchers, tax credit, charters, & parental triggers.
Barbara Buono: Provide equitable K-12 funding across New Jersey.
Ken Cuccinelli: No child should be forced to remain in a failing school.
Terry McAuliffe: We're not doing enough to support our schools.
Maggie Hassan: Our public schools are essential to best-trained workforce.
Pat McCrory: Virtual education choice and charter schools choice.
Pat McCrory: Partner colleges with business to focus on marketable skills.
Phil Bryant: Close failing districts & implement charters.
Energy & Oil|
Barbara Buono: Invest in our solar and renewable energy industries.
Ken Cuccinelli: We need oil, natural gas, and coal, plus new sources.
Terry McAuliffe: Capture wind offshore: for jobs & green energy.
Maggie Hassan: Join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
Pat McCrory: Develop offshore resources, plus natural gas exploration.
Steve Bullock: Develop our resources for American energy independence.
Phil Bryant: Supports both conventional and unconventional energy sources.
Barbara Buono: Stop pollution waivers: they dirty our air and water.
Ken Cuccinelli: Reform eminent domain laws; only for true public uses.
Phil Bryant: Protect property rights; develop forest & agribusiness.
Families & Children|
Barbara Buono: Passed historic family leave legislation.
Pat McCrory: ExportNC: public-private partnership to promote exports.
Phil Bryant: Secure global businesses located in Mississippi.
Ken Cuccinelli: Eliminate waste, fraud, and abuse: I've actually done it.
Pat McCrory: Appoint people who understand the private sector.
Phil Bryant: Hold elected officials accountable via open government.
Robert Sarvis: Gun-control measures fail to reduce violent crime.
Barbara Buono: Restrict military grade and high capacity magazines.
Steve Bullock: Forever preserve access to public land for hunting & fishing.
Phil Bryant: Defend the Second Amendment.
Robert Sarvis: Focus on catastrophic insurance & cash subsidies.
Barbara Buono: Expand health care for low-income New Jerseyans.
Ken Cuccinelli: Government out of healthcare decisions: focus on competition.
Terry McAuliffe: Expand Medicaid with $21B in federal funds.
Maggie Hassan: ObamaCare helps working families afford health insurance.
Phil Bryant: Fight Obamacare; support insurance exchanges.
Phil Bryant: Strongest anti-illegal immigration law in MS history.
Phil Bryant: E-verify at work; proof of citizenship in traffic stops.
Barbara Buono: Raise minimum wage & restore Earned Income Tax Credit.
Ken Cuccinelli: Government does not create jobs; people do.
Maggie Hassan: Keep collective bargaining; oppose right-to-work laws.
Maggie Hassan: Bring one well-regulated, high-end casino to NH.
Principles & Values|
Pat McCrory: Fix our broken economy with new vision and leadership.
Steve Bullock: I teach my kids the same Montana values I was taught.
Robert Sarvis: Eliminate or dramatically reduce the income tax.
Ken Cuccinelli: Reform tax system to encourage entrepreneurs.
Maggie Hassan: NH can fund its priorities without a broad-based tax.
Pat McCrory: Cut individual and corporate income taxes.
Pat McCrory: Fight unnecessary & burdensome federal taxes & regulations.
Phil Bryant: Lower taxes; end the marriage penalty; free markets.
Robert Sarvis: 21st-century transportation policy based on user-pays.
Barbara Buono: Take federal $3B to build ARC tunnel from NJ to NYC.
Ken Cuccinelli: Focus on traffic congestion and capacity problems.
Terry McAuliffe: Our infrastructure system feels outdated and inefficient.
Pat McCrory: Stop delaying critical infrastructure maintenance.