OnTheIssues.org
Home Issues Leaders Recent Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz
 ACLY   Cato   Institute   Noam   Chomsky   Milton   Friedman   Heritage   Foundation   Rush   Limbaugh   Robert   Reich   Sierra   Club 
Former Republican Representative (FL-1)
Joe Scarborough
On the issues>>
Wikipedia
Ballotpedia

Contact Joe Scarborough
VoteMatch
AmericansElect



Think Tanks:
ACLU
Cato Institute
Heritage Foundation
Sierra Club

Political Pundits:
Bill Clinton
Former President, 1992-2000
Howard Dean
Former Governor of Vermont
Ariana Huffington
Former candidate for CA Governor
Rush Limbaugh
Radio Talk-Show host
Robert Reich
Former Secretary of Labor & candidate for MA Governor
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Former Governor of California
Jesse Ventura
Former Governor of Minnesota

Political Philosophers:
Milton Friedman
(Nobel Economist)
Ayn Rand
(Author and Philosopher)
Noam Chomsky
(Author and Philosopher)
Howard Schultz
(CEO of Starbucks)
Saul Alinsky
(1960s political author)


Party Platforms:
Republican Party
Democratic Party
Green Party
Libertarian Party
Reform Party
Tea Party
Constitution Party

Archives


The Last Best Hope, by Joe Scarborough

(click a picture above for excerpts or other books and debates by or about Joe_Scarborough)

Fun Stuff
Social Networking sites for OnTheIssues:
FaceBook
YouTube
MySpace
On The Issues

Promote Your Page Too
Prez-Veep-Senator
Our associated Yahoo discussion group
Our iPhone App
iPhone App with ads (free)
Our iPhone App
Same App without ads ($1.99)


The Web
OnTheIssues.org

Issues
Abortion
Budget & Economy
Civil Rights
Corporations
Crime
Drugs
Education
Energy & Oil
Environment
Families & Children
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Government Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Homeland_Security
Immigration
Infrastructure & Technology
Jobs
Principles & Values
Social Security
Tax Reform
War & Peace
Welfare & Poverty
  
International Issues  Domestic Issues   Economic Issues  Social Issues 
Foreign Policy Gun Control Budget & Economy Education
Homeland Security Crime Government Reform   Civil Rights
War & Peace Drugs Tax Reform Abortion
Free Trade Health Care Social Security Families & Children
Immigration  Technology Corporations Welfare & Poverty
Energy & Oil  Environment Jobs Principles & Values
Joe Scarborough on Abortion
Click here for 3 full quotes on Abortion OR other political leaders on Abortion.
  • Voted YES on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
Joe Scarborough on Budget & Economy
Click here for the full quote on Budget & Economy OR other political leaders on Budget & Economy.
  • Supports balanced budget amendment & line item veto. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Civil Rights
Click here for 2 full quotes on Civil Rights OR other political leaders on Civil Rights.
  • Voted YES on banning gay adoptions in DC. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on ending preferential treatment by race in college admissions. (May 1998)
Joe Scarborough on Corporations
Click here for 2 full quotes on Corporations OR other political leaders on Corporations.
  • TARP disallows continued arrogance of bailed out companies. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
Joe Scarborough on Crime
Click here for 7 full quotes on Crime OR other political leaders on Crime.
  • Voted NO on funding for alternative sentencing instead of more prisons. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on more prosecution and sentencing for juvenile crime. (Jun 1999)
  • Voted YES on maintaining right of habeas corpus in Death Penalty Appeals. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted YES on making federal death penalty appeals harder. (Feb 1995)
  • Moratorium on death penalty; more DNA testing. (Mar 2001)
  • Require DNA testing for all federal executions. (Mar 2001)
  • More prisons, more enforcement, effective death penalty. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Drugs
Click here for other political leaders on Drugs.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Joe Scarborough on Education
Click here for 4 full quotes on Education OR other political leaders on Education.
  • Voted NO on requiring states to test students. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on allowing vouchers in DC schools. (Aug 1998)
  • Voted YES on vouchers for private & parochial schools. (Nov 1997)
  • Supports a Constitutional Amendment for school prayer. (May 1997)
Joe Scarborough on Energy & Oil
Click here for 4 full quotes on Energy & Oil OR other political leaders on Energy & Oil.
  • Voted YES on raising CAFE standards; incentives for alternative fuels. (Aug 2001)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting oil drilling & development in ANWR. (Aug 2001)
  • Voted NO on starting implementation of Kyoto Protocol. (Jun 2000)
  • Repeal the gas tax. (May 2001)
Joe Scarborough on Environment
Click here for the full quote on Environment OR other political leaders on Environment.
  • It's the job of conservatives to conserve. (Oct 2010)
Joe Scarborough on Families & Children
Click here for 2 full quotes on Families & Children OR other political leaders on Families & Children.
  • Voted YES on reducing Marriage Tax by $399B over 10 years. (Mar 2001)
  • Use tax code to reinforce families. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Foreign Policy
Click here for 7 full quotes on Foreign Policy OR other political leaders on Foreign Policy.
  • Don't allow military units to run humanitarian missions. (Oct 2010)
  • Be wary of using US troops to promote social policy globally. (Oct 2010)
  • Go to war as a last resort, and then come home. (Oct 2010)
  • American exceptionalism yes; military over-stretch no. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on withholding $244M in UN Back Payments until US seat restored. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on $156M to IMF for 3rd-world debt reduction. (Jul 2000)
  • Member of the Congressional Human Rights Caucus. (Jan 2001)
Joe Scarborough on Free Trade
Click here for 2 full quotes on Free Trade OR other political leaders on Free Trade.
  • Voted YES on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted NO on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
Joe Scarborough on Government Reform
Click here for 5 full quotes on Government Reform OR other political leaders on Government Reform.
  • Voted NO on banning soft money donations to national political parties. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted NO on banning soft money and issue ads. (Sep 1999)
  • Restrict campaign donations from foreigners or 3rd parties. (May 1999)
  • Limit punitive damages; term limits on Congress. (Sep 1994)
  • Government is too big, too intrusive, too easy with money. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Gun Control
Click here for the full quote on Gun Control OR other political leaders on Gun Control.
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
Joe Scarborough on Health Care
Click here for 2 full quotes on Health Care OR other political leaders on Health Care.
  • Voted YES on allowing suing HMOs, but under federal rules & limited award. (Aug 2001)
  • Voted YES on subsidizing private insurance for Medicare Rx drug coverage. (Jun 2000)
Joe Scarborough on Homeland Security
Click here for 3 full quotes on Homeland Security OR other political leaders on Homeland Security.
  • Voted YES on $266 billion Defense Appropriations bill. (Jul 1999)
  • Voted YES on deploying SDI. (Mar 1999)
  • No US troops under UN command; more defense spending. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Immigration
Click here for 2 full quotes on Immigration OR other political leaders on Immigration.
  • Voted YES on more immigrant visas for skilled workers. (Sep 1998)
  • Declared English the official language of the US. (Jan 1999)
Joe Scarborough on Jobs
Click here for 2 full quotes on Jobs OR other political leaders on Jobs.
  • Voted YES on zero-funding OSHA's Ergonomics Rules instead of $4.5B. (Mar 2001)
  • Incentives to businesses create jobs & raise wages. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Principles & Values
Click here for 3 full quotes on Principles & Values OR other political leaders on Principles & Values.
  • 1994 GOP revolution sought destruction of 1960s ethos. (Oct 2010)
  • Religious affiliation: Baptist. (Nov 2000)
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Social Security
Click here for 4 full quotes on Social Security OR other political leaders on Social Security.
  • Voted YES on raising 401(k) limits & making pension plans more portable. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on reducing tax payments on Social Security benefits. (Jul 2000)
  • Create personal retirement accounts within Social Security. (Jul 2000)
  • Reduce taxes on Social Security earnings. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Tax Reform
Click here for 5 full quotes on Tax Reform OR other political leaders on Tax Reform.
  • Voted YES on Tax cut package of $958 B over 10 years. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on eliminating the Estate Tax ("death tax"). (Apr 2001)
  • Voted YES on eliminating the "marriage penalty". (Jul 2000)
  • Phaseout the death tax. (Mar 2001)
  • Repeal marriage tax; cut middle class taxes. (Sep 1994)
Joe Scarborough on Technology
Click here for other political leaders on Technology.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Joe Scarborough on War & Peace
Click here for 4 full quotes on War & Peace OR other political leaders on War & Peace.
  • Many mistakes in Iraq may end well because of the Surge. (Oct 2010)
  • Iraq war's main rationale proved to be false. (Oct 2010)
  • 2002: Supported wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted YES on disallowing the invasion of Kosovo. (May 1999)
Joe Scarborough on Welfare & Poverty
Click here for 3 full quotes on Welfare & Poverty OR other political leaders on Welfare & Poverty.
  • Voted YES on treating religious organizations equally for tax breaks. (Jul 2001)
  • Voted NO on responsible fatherhood via faith-based organizations. (Nov 1999)
  • Limit welfare to 2 years & cut welfare spending. (Sep 1994)
Error processing SSI file

Click here for VoteMatch quiz.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  

Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Books + Debates | Senate | VoteMatch | About Us | Contact OnTheIssues | Contact Joe_Scarborough

Contact Joe_Scarborough:

* Official Contacts
 

* Candidate Profile
* Contact OnTheIssues:

submit @ OnTheIssues . org
OnTheIssues reports on issues, and has no contacts with campaigns except as linked above.
Mail
Send donations or submit quotations to:
On The Issues
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140
Logo
Copyright 1999-2016
by OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.




WM_logo Written by
WebMerchants


IWP_logo Powered by
Instant Web Page
Page last updated: Mar 24, 2021

Reproduction of material from any OnTheIssues.org pages without written permission is prohibited.
Copyright © 1999-2018 OnTheIssues.org , all rights reserved.
OnTheIssues.org 1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630, Cambridge MA 02140

E-mail us at:submit at OnTheIssues.org
(Editorial staff, for news and corrections)
Business information (Dr. Naomi Lichtenberg, for partnerships and advertising)
Political information (Jesse Gordon, for content and technical matters)
About Us (We report about campaigns; please don't write us if you want to reach any campaign!)
  Newsletter     Signup  
Email:
  
Zip:
    
Or click for More Info.