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Hillary ClintonBarack ObamaJohn EdwardsDennis KucinichMike GravelJoe Biden
Oppose the Iraq War?No?NoYesn/aNo
Oppose escalation of the Iraq War?NoNo?Yesn/aNo
Support immediate withdrawal from Iraq?NoNoNoYesYesNo
Oppose the Patriot Act & Patriot Act ReauthorizationNoNoNoYesn/aNo
Oppose “Big Oil” from profiteering in Iraq?NoNo?YesYes?
Oppose Bush's torture bill?NoNon/aYesn/aNo
Universally oppose the death penalty?NoYesNoYesYes?
Oppose domestic spying?NoNo?Yesn/aNo
Has an immediate plan for Universal Health Care??No?YesYes?
Support Living Wage?NoYesYesYesYesYes
Support substantial cutbacks on corporate welfare?NoNoNoYesYesNo
Support full and absolute reproductive rights for all women, including minors?No?YesYesYesNo
Support Fair Trade & stopping corporate tax rewards for exporting U.S. Jobs?NoNoYesYesYesYes
Support amnesty program for working non-citizens?YesNoYesYesYesYes
Human Rights Campaign Lifetime Scorecard:92%
A-
89%
B+
n/a100%
A+
n/a80%
B-
ACLU Lifetime Scorecard:74%
C
77%
C
50%
F
89%
B+
n/a80%
B-
Sierra Club Environmental Rating:71%
C-
100%
A+
64%
D
100%
A+
85%
B
100%
A+
Stance on Marriage Equality:Civil unions, no marriageCivil unions, no marriageCivil unions, no marriageFull equalityFull equalityNow is not the time
More statistics & footnotes:Hillary ClintonBarack ObamaJohn EdwardsDennis KucinichMike GravelJoe Biden
  1. n/a indicates candidate was not in office for vote
  2. ? indicates unknown or inconsistent position on question
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