Compare the Candidates
Biographical Profiles and Positions on the Issues

November 4, 2008 Illinois General Election

Candidates for U.S. Senate, Illinois

Richard Durbin - D
►Websitewww.durbinforsenate.com/
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Steve Sauerberg - R
►Websitewww.sauerbergforussenate.com
Kathleen J. Cummings - G
Larry A. Stafford - L
Chad Koppie - R
►Websitewww.chadkoppie.com/
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Richard Durbin
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
Endorsments, Voting, Elections, Politics & Government
Government & Democracy
Voting and Election Reform
Earmarks
Government Corruption and Ethics
Campaign Finance Reform
Lobbying
Government Transparency
FEMA and Hurricane Katrina
Foreign Policy
Foreign Policy
Israel, Hamas and Palestinian Conflict
Israel
Gaza
China
Russia
Ukraine
Iran
Iran Nuclear Deal & Sanctions
Afghanistan
Nuclear Weapons & Non-Proliferation Treaty
North Korea
Iraq
Middle East
Syria
Foreign Aid
Pakistan
America's Image Abroad
Africa
Recognition of a Palestinian State
Taliban & Radical Islamic Jihadists
Worldwide HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria
Jobs, Economy, Trade, Business, Industry & Agriculture
Economy
Jobs
Agriculture
Trade
Economic Stimulus
Infrastructure
Guest Worker and H-1B Programs
Foreign Job Outsourcing
Farm Bill
Company Job Creation Rewards
Manufacturing Decline
Crime, Police & Imprisonment
Crime & Prevention
Police Reform
Hate Crimes
Human Rights
Youth and Gang Crime
Human Trafficking
Crimes Against Children
Housing & Communities
Housing
Affordable Housing / Rentals & Supports
Homeownership
Homelessness
Community Development
Mortgages
Federal Mortgage Regulation
Foreclosures
Low Income and Public Housing & Assistance
Labor, Wages & Unions
Minimum Wage
Worker Rights and Benefits
Unemployment Benefits & Insurance
Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA)
Health & Medical
Medicare
Universal Medical Care & Insurance
Health & Medical Reform
Prescription Drugs
Rural Health Care
Health and Medical Insurance
Mental Health
Drug Addiction & Substance Abuse
Medicaid
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program
Chronic & Catastrophic Illnesses
HIV/AIDS
Medically Uninsured or Underinsured
Nurses and Public Health Workers
Preventive Health Care
Medical Malpractice Reform
Physicians
Education & Schools
Education
Higher Education & College Costs
Private Schools Vouchers and Funding
No Child Left Behind
Special Education
Education Tax Credits
Teacher Standards
Head Start
Math and Science in Schools
Environment & Climate Change
Environment
Climate Change & Global Warming
National and State Parks
Land, Rivers and Lakes
Clean Water Act of 1977
Global Environmental Standards
Toxic Waste
Coal
Fuel & Energy Efficiency & Standards
Invasive Species
Polluter Superfund Fees
National Forests and Healthy Forests Initiative
National Forest Roadless Area Conservation Act
Abortion, Pro-Life & Genetic Engineering
Stem Cell Research
Stem Cell Research Federal Funding
Poverty, Welfare & Hunger
Welfare
Poverty
Low Income and Public Housing & Assistance
Hunger
Courts, Laws & Justice
Criminal Justice System, Reform & Disparity
Justice Department
Courts & Trials
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Banks & Finance
Financial Crisis
Payday Loans & Predatory Lending
Mortgages
Federal Mortgage Regulation
Foreclosures
Truth In Lending
Civil, Religious, LGBTQ & Human Rights
Civil Rights
Hate Crimes
Human Rights
Torture & Waterboarding
Values, Religion, Family, Patriotism & Public Service
Child Care
Marijuana, Illegal Drugs, Alcohol, Cigarettes, Gambling & Prostitution
Cigarettes and Smoking
Illegal Drugs
Metamphetamines and Opioids
Gun & Property Rights
Gun Legislation and Control
Energy
Energy
Renewable Energy & Fossil Fuels
Ethanol & Biofuels
Foreign Oil Energy Independence
Coal
Fuel & Energy Efficiency & Standards
Cap-and-Trade
Energy Research and Development
Immigration, Border Security, Terrorism & Homeland Security
Immigrants, Refugees, & Asylum Seekers
Immigration Policy & Reform
Airport, Air, Rail & Port Security
National Security
Homeland Securtiy
Guest Worker and H-1B Programs
Legal Status, Residency & Citizenship for Immigrant Youth
Illegal Immigration Amnesty
Employers Who Hire Illegals
Torture & Waterboarding
Terrorist & Enemy Combatant Rights
Infrastructure & Transportation
Transportation
Infrastructure
Train Travel and Amtrak
Highway Congestion
Air Travel
Public Transportation
Technology, Internet, Social Media, Science & Space
TikTok
Rural Internet Access
Science
Research and Development
Innovation
Taxes
Education Tax Credits
Military, National Defense & Veterans
Veterans
Military
Veterans' Health and Medical Care
Veterans Health Care
GI Bill & Veterans' Benefits
Military Families
Vetreran Job Retraining
National Guard & Reserves
Seniors, Social Security, Medicare, Pensions
Social Security
Pensions
Social Security Long Term Viability
Privatizing Social Security
Federal Budget & Fiscal Policy
Debt, Deficit Spending & Limits
Fiscal Policy
Federal Budget
Earmarks
Consumers & Food
Consumer Product Safety, Fraud and Protection
Food
Financial Consumer Protection
Consumers
Food Safety
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