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Hillary Clinton on the Issues



Top 8 Voter Issues for 2008:


 

Majority of Americans

Hillary Clinton

Iraq War

No (72%)

Yes

Patriot Act

No (76%)

Yes

Unrestricted Reproductive Rights

Yes (52%)

No

Torture

No (68%)

Yes

Amnesty program for non-citizens

Yes (57%)

Yes

Marriage Equality

No (54%)

No

Living Wage

Yes (59%)

No

Universal Health Care

Yes (59%)

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Public Perception of Candidate:

Top reasons you would vote for this candidate?

#1 Track Record as First Lady

#2 She has the best chance of winning

#3 Intelligence

 

* For full statistical analysis, see the Harris Interactive report entitled "Fifty Percent of US Adults Would Not Vote for Hillary Clinton"


Abortion Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
03/17/2005 Unintended Pregnancy Amendment Y
10/21/2003 Prohibit Partial-Birth Abortion bill N
10/21/2003 Prohibit Partial-Birth Abortion bill N
06/21/2002 Military Abortion Amendment Y

Agriculture Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
05/08/2002 Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 Y
02/13/2002 Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 Y

Appropriations

Date Bill Title Vote
03/29/2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 Y
07/12/2006 Transit Security Amendment Y
06/22/2006 Defense Department FY 2007 Authorization bill Y
06/15/2006 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006 Y
05/04/2006 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006 Y
05/03/2006 Influenza Vaccine Injury Compensation Amendment Y
05/02/2006 Sugarcane Growers Funding Amendment N
12/21/2005 Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations bill N
12/21/2005 Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations bill Y
11/16/2005 Commerce, Justice, Science, Appropriations Bill FY 2006 Y
11/15/2005 Defense Department FY2006 Authorization bill Y
11/10/2005 Foreign Operations FY2006 Appropriations Bill Y
11/03/2005 Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations Act Y
10/27/2005 After School Funding Amendment Y
10/27/2005 Labor, HHS, Education, FY 2006 Appropriations bill Y
10/26/2005 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Funding Amendment N
10/20/2005 Transportation, Treasury, HUD, Judiciary, Appropriation Y
10/07/2005 Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations bill Y
10/05/2005 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Amendment Y
09/22/2005 Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations Act Y
07/29/2005 Interior Department FY 2006 Appropriations Bill Y
07/29/2005 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2006 Y
07/20/2005 Foreign Operations FY2006 Appropriations Bill Y
07/19/2005 US Agency for International Development Amendment N
07/14/2005 Increase the Number of Detention Beds Amendment N
07/14/2005 Homeland Security Department FY 2006 Appropriations Act Y
07/11/2005 Air Cargo Security Programs Implementation Amendment Y
07/01/2005 Energy and Water Appropriations bill FY 2006 Y
06/29/2005 Interior Department FY 2006 Appropriations Bill Y
05/10/2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005 Y
04/21/2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005 Y
04/18/2005 Future Military Funding for Iraq Amendment Y
09/21/2004 Legislative Branch FY2005 Appropriations Bill Y
07/22/2004 Defense Department FY2005 Appropriations bill Y
06/24/2004 Defense Department FY2005 Appropriations bill Y
03/12/2004 Budget Appropriations, FY2005 resolution N
01/22/2004 Omnibus FY2004 Appropriations Bill N
11/12/2003 Fiscal 04 Military Construction Appropriation-Adoption Y
11/06/2003 Department of Labor, HHS, and Education Appropriations, Y
11/06/2003 Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2004 Y
09/25/2003 Terrorism Information Awareness bill Y
09/16/2003 Energy and Water Appropriations, FY 2004 bill Y
07/24/2003 Homeland Security Appropriations, FY 2004 bill Y
07/17/2003 Terrorism Information Awareness bill Y
07/11/2003 Emergency Supplemental Appropriation, FY 2003 bill Y
04/03/2003 Appropriations for Operations in Iraq Y
02/13/2003 Fiscal 03 Omnibus Appropriations-Adoption Y
01/23/2003 Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003 N
10/16/2002 Department of Defense Appropriations, FY2003 bill Y
08/01/2002 Department of Defense Appropriations, FY2003 bill Y
07/25/2002 Legislative Branch Appropriation, FY2003 bill Y
07/24/2002 Supplemental Appropriations, FY2002 bill Y
07/18/2002 Military Construction Appropriations Act FY2003 Y
06/07/2002 Supplemental Appropriations, FY2002 bill Y
12/07/2001 District of Columbia FY2002 Appropriations bill Y
12/04/2001 Department of Transportation Appropriations Act FY 2002 Y
11/15/2001 Agriculture FY2002 Appropriations bill Y
11/15/2001 Appropriations bill FY2002, Commerce, Justice, State Y
11/08/2001 Veterans Affairs and HUD Appropriations Act of 2002 Y
11/06/2001 Labor, HHS and Education Appropriations Act, 2002 Y
11/01/2001 Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act 2002 Y
11/01/2001 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2002 Y
10/18/2001 Military Construction FY2002 Appropriations bill Y
10/17/2001 Interior Department Appropriations for FY 2002 Y
09/26/2001 Military Construction FY2002 Appropriations bill Y

Budget, Spending and Taxes

Date Bill Title Vote
05/24/2007 Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 N
03/23/2007 Congressional Budget for 2008 Y
08/03/2006 Death/EstateTax and Minimum Wage Bill of 2006 N
05/11/2006 Tax Reconciliation bill N
03/16/2006 Education Funding Amendment Y
03/16/2006 Debt Limit Increase Resolution N
03/16/2006 2007 Budget Resolution N
03/16/2006 Natural Resources and Environment Funding Amendment Y
03/14/2006 Reinstate Pay-As-You-Go through 2011 Amendment Y
02/02/2006 Tax Reconciliation bill Y
12/21/2005 Budget Reconciliation bill N
11/18/2005 Tax Reconciliation Bill Y
11/17/2005 Earned Income Tax Credit Amendment Y
11/17/2005 Hurricane Victims Tax Benefit Amendment Y
11/17/2005 Pay As You Go Amendment Y
11/17/2005 Temporary Tax on Crude Oil Amendment Y
11/17/2005 Tax Rate Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Medicare Prescription Drug Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Budget Reconciliation bill N
11/03/2005 Pay As You Go Amendment Y
04/28/2005 Budget FY2006 Appropriations Resolution N
03/17/2005 Budget FY2006 Appropriations Resolution N
03/17/2005 Education Amendment Y
03/17/2005 Perkins Vocational Education Program Amendment Y
03/17/2005 Homeland Security Grant Program Amendment Y
03/17/2005 Native American Funding Amendment Y
03/17/2005 Tax Subsidy for Domestic Companies Amendment Y
10/11/2004 JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Strength) Y
09/23/2004 Increased Child Tax Credit bill Y
05/11/2004 Jumpstart Our Business Strength (JOBS) Act Y
04/29/2004 Internet Access Tax bill Y
05/23/2003 Jobs and Economic Growth bill N
05/15/2003 Jobs and Economic Growth bill N
04/11/2003 Congressional Budget for fiscal year 2004 N
03/26/2003 Budget Resolution FY2004 N
03/19/2003 ANWR Oil Drilling Amendment Y
05/26/2001 Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act, 2001 N
05/23/2001 Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act, 2001 N
05/10/2001 Fiscal Year 2002 Budget Resolution N

Business and Consumers

Date Bill Title Vote
05/24/2007 Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 N
05/07/2007 FDA Drug Import Certification Amendment N
04/26/2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal Timeline Y
11/17/2005 Price-Gouging During Emergencies Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Targeted Case Management Amendment Y
07/26/2005 Corporate Financing of Terrorism Amendment Y
03/10/2005 Bankruptcy Reform Bill NV
03/08/2005 Violent Protestor Amendment Y
03/07/2005 Minimum Wage Amendment N
03/07/2005 Minimum Wage Amendment Y
04/08/2004 Pension Funding Equity Act of 2004 Y
07/15/2002 Accounting Industry Reform bill Y
06/18/2002 Terrorism Insurance Bill Y

Campaign Finance and Election Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
10/16/2002 Help America Vote Act of 2002 N
04/11/2002 Equal Protection of Voting Rights Act of 2001 Y
03/20/2002 Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Y
02/27/2002 Equal Protection of Voting Rights Act of 2001 N
04/02/2001 Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Y
03/26/2001 Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Y
03/21/2001 Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act - Union Amendment Y
03/20/2001 Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Y

Civil Liberties

Date Bill Title Vote
06/27/2006 Flag Desecration Constitutional Amendment N

Congressional Affairs

Date Bill Title Vote
11/10/2005 Investigating Contracts in Iraq Amendment Y
10/18/2005 Congressional Pay Raise Amendment Y
09/15/2005 Financial Relief For Hurricane Katrina Victims Amend Y
09/14/2005 Congressional Commission on Hurricane Katrina Y
09/14/2005 Special Committee on Contracts in Afghanistan and Iraq Y
10/23/2003 Congressional Pay Raise Amendment N

Defense

Date Bill Title Vote
05/24/2007 Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 N
04/26/2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal Timeline Y
11/15/2005 Status of Detainees Substitute Amendment Y
11/15/2005 Judicial Review of Detainees Amendment Y
11/10/2005 Detainees at Guantanamo Bay Amendment N
11/08/2005 National Commission on Detainees Amendment Y
07/26/2005 National Defense Authorization Act - Cloture N
06/23/2004 Military Construction FY2005 Authorization bill Y
11/12/2003 Fiscal 2004 Defense Authorization - Conference Report Y
10/17/2003 Emergency Appropriations for Iraq and Afghanistan Y
05/22/2003 Fiscal 2004 Defense Authorization-Passage Y
12/13/2001 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002 Y
10/02/2001 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002 Y

Education

Date Bill Title Vote
10/26/2005 Elementary and Secondary Education Act Amendment Y
10/26/2005 Individuals with Disabilities Education Amendment Y
10/25/2005 To Increase The Maximum Federal Pell Grant Amendment Y
05/13/2004 Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act Y
05/13/2004 Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act Y
12/18/2001 No Child Left Behind Act Y

Employment and Affirmative Action

Date Bill Title Vote
05/11/2004 Unemployment Benefits Amendment Y

Energy Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
08/01/2006 Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 Y
03/16/2006 ANWR Revenues Amendment N
03/16/2006 LIHEAP Funding Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Alaska Judicial Review Amendment Y
10/26/2005 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Amendment Y
07/29/2005 Energy Policy Act of 2005 N
06/28/2005 Energy Policy Act of 2005 Y
06/16/2005 Reduction in Dependence on Foreign Oil Y
06/16/2005 Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) Amendment Y
06/14/2005 Environmental Effects Caused by Ethanol Amendment N
03/16/2005 Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Drilling Amendment Y
07/31/2003 Energy Omnibus bill N
06/10/2003 Hydrogen Fuel Cell Amendment Y
06/10/2003 Reduction of Foreign Oil Dependence Amendment Y
04/25/2002 Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE) Act of 2001 N

Environmental Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
12/21/2005 Removal of ANWR Provision from HR 2863 Y
11/03/2005 ANWR Amendment Y
09/13/2005 EPA's Clean Air Mercury Rule Y
10/30/2003 Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003 N

Executive Branch

Date Bill Title Vote
03/20/2007 United States Attorneys Act of 2007 Y
12/07/2006 Andrew von Eschenbach, Commissioner of Food and Drugs Y
12/06/2006 Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense Y
05/26/2006 Michael Hayden Confirmation N
01/31/2006 Samuel Alito, Associate Justice N
09/27/2005 John Roberts, Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court N
06/20/2005 Second cloture motion on John Bolton, Ambassador to UN N
06/14/2005 Thomas B. Griffith, US Circuit Judge N
06/09/2005 Janice R Brown, US Circuit Court N
06/09/2005 William H. Pryor, Jr., US Circuit Judge N
06/09/2005 Richard A Griffin, US Circuit Judge Y
06/09/2005 David W. McKeague, US Circuit Judge Y
05/26/2005 First cloture motion on John Bolton, Ambassador to UN N
05/25/2005 Priscilla R. Owen, US Circuit Judge N
05/24/2005 Motion to invoke cloture on Priscilla R. Owen Y
04/21/2005 John Negroponte, Director of National Intelligence Y
02/15/2005 Michael Chertoff, Secretary of Homeland Security Y
02/03/2005 Alberto R. Gonzales, for Attorney General N
01/26/2005 Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State Y
01/06/2005 Objection to Presidential Electoral Vote Certificate N
10/28/2003 Michael Leavitt, Adiminstrator of the EPA Y
01/22/2003 Thomas Ridge, Secretary of Homeland Security Y
02/01/2001 John Ashcroft for Attorney General N
01/30/2001 Christine Todd Whitman for Administrator of the EPA Y
01/30/2001 Gale Ann Norton for Secretary of the Interior N
01/24/2001 Norman Y. Mineta for Secretary of Transportation Y
01/24/2001 Thompson for Secretary of Health and Human Services Y
01/23/2001 Martinez for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Y
01/23/2001 Anthony Principi for Secretary of Veterans Affairs Y

Family and Children Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
07/25/2006 Child Custody Protection Act N
07/25/2006 Teen Pregnancy Education Amendment Y
07/14/2004 Federal Marriage Amendment N
04/10/2003 Enhance AMBER Alert bill Y
02/24/2003 Enhance AMBER Alert bill Y

Foreign Aid and Policy Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
05/24/2007 Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 N
09/07/2006 Media in the Middle East Amendment N
03/16/2006 National Defense Funding Amendment N
11/15/2005 Reporting Matters in Iraq Amendment Y
11/15/2005 Iraq Progress Reports Amendment Y
12/07/2001 International Courts Amendment Y

Government Reform

Date Bill Title Vote
11/19/2002 Homeland Security Act of 2002 Y

Gun Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
07/13/2006 Firearm Confiscation Prohibition Amendment N
07/29/2005 Firearms Manufacturers Protection bill N
07/28/2005 Child Safety Lock Amendment Y
03/02/2004 Firearms Manufacturers Protection bill N

Health Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
05/07/2007 FDA Drug Import Certification Amendment N
11/03/2005 Medicaid Generic Drug Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Medical Assistance and Prescription Drug Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Hurricane Health Care for Survivors Amendment Y
10/27/2005 AIDS Drug Assistance Program Amendment Y
03/17/2005 Medicaid Amendment N
06/27/2003 Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit bill N
07/31/2002 Greater Access to Affordable Pharmaceuticals Act Y
06/29/2001 Patients' Bill of Rights bill Y

Immigration

Date Bill Title Vote
10/31/2006 Secure Fence Act of 2006 Y
07/13/2006 Double-Layered Fencing Amendment N
06/20/2006 Triple-Layered Fencing Amendment Y
05/25/2006 Confidentiality Requirement Amendment N
05/25/2006 Immigration Reform Bill Y
05/24/2006 H-2C Visa Program Ammendment Y
05/23/2006 Orange Card Program Amendment Y
05/23/2006 Employer Verification Amendment Y
05/18/2006 "State Criminal Alien Assistance Program" Amendment Y
05/18/2006 English As National Language Amendment N
05/18/2006 English as Unifying Language Amendment Y
05/17/2006 Employment-based Immigrant Visa Amendment N

Labor

Date Bill Title Vote
05/24/2007 Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 N
04/26/2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal Timeline Y
06/21/2006 Minimum Wage Adjustment Amendment Y
06/21/2006 Increasing Minimum Wage Amendment N
03/06/2001 Ergonomics Regulations resolution N

Legal Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
02/10/2005 Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 N
04/22/2004 Victims' Rights bill Y
03/25/2004 Unborn Victims of Violence Act 2004 N

Military Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
05/24/2007 Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 N
04/26/2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal Timeline Y
03/27/2007 Iraq Withdrawal Amendment N
03/15/2007 United States Policy in Iraq Resolution of 2007 Y
09/28/2006 Habeas Review Amendment Y
09/28/2006 Military Commissions Amendment Y
09/28/2006 Oversight of CIA Interrogation and Detention Amendment Y
09/28/2006 Military Commissions Act of 2006 N
09/06/2006 Cluster Munitions Amendment N
06/22/2006 Troop Redeployment Amendment N
02/02/2006 Military Funding and Tax Cuts Amendment Y
05/21/2004 Condemning Iraq Abuse of Prisoners resolution Y
10/11/2002 Use of Military Force Against Iraq Y

National Security Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
09/13/2006 Security of Cargo Containers Amendment Y
09/12/2006 National Security Amendment Y
07/12/2006 Rail and Transit Security Amendment Y
07/11/2006 USEMA Amendment N
07/11/2006 FEMA Amendment Y
03/02/2006 USA PATRIOT and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Y
12/16/2005 USA PATRIOT and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization N
07/14/2005 Disclosure of Classified Information Amendment Y
10/06/2004 National Intelligence Reform Act of 2004 Y
10/25/2001 USA Patriot Act of 2001 Y
09/14/2001 Military Force Authorization resolution Y

Science and Medical Research

Date Bill Title Vote
04/11/2007 Stem Cell Research Act of 2007 Y
04/11/2007 HOPE Stem Cell Research Act of 2007 N
07/18/2006 Stem Cell Research Bill Y

Senior and Social Security Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
02/02/2006 Medicare Part D Amendment Y
11/17/2005 Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Medicare Premiums Amendment Y
11/03/2005 Prescription Drug Plan Amendment Y
03/17/2005 Prescription Drugs Amendment Y

Social Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
06/07/2006 Same Sex Marriage Resolution N
06/11/2002 Hate Crimes Bill Y

Technology and Communication

Date Bill Title Vote
10/22/2003 Reduction of SPAM bill Y
09/25/2003 Do-Not-Call Registry bill Y
09/16/2003 FCC Media Ownership bill Y

Trade Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
09/19/2006 U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Y
06/29/2006 U.S. -Oman Free Trade Agreement Y
07/28/2005 CAFTA Implementation Bill N
06/30/2005 CAFTA Implementation Bill N
07/07/2003 U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Y
07/07/2003 U.S.-Singapore Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Y
08/01/2002 Trade Act of 2002 N

Transportation Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
07/29/2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users Y
05/17/2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users Y
02/12/2004 Highway Trust Fund bill Y
06/12/2003 Aviation Administration FY2004-2006 Authorization bill Y
09/21/2001 Air Transportation Safety and System Stabilization Act Y

Veterans Issues

Date Bill Title Vote
02/02/2006 Tax Rate Extension Amendment Y
11/17/2005 Additional Funding For Veterans Amendment Y
10/05/2005 Health Care for Veterans Amendment Y