Richard Blumenthal – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected United States Senator, Connecticut

Connecticut Democratic Party
Websiterichardblumenthal.com
145 Clapboard Ridge RoadGreenwich, CT 06831
(202) 224-3121
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Biographical
General (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)
Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)
Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)
Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)
Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)
Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)
Military (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, type and date of discharge)
Reasons & Objectives
Why I Am Running for Public Office
Trade
Trade
Trade Policy Priorities
China Currency Manipulation
Incentives to Move Offshore
Civil Rights
Gender Equality & Women's Issues
National Security & Terrorism
National Security
War on Terrorism Policies
War on Terror
Making Our Homeland More Secure
Trials of Terrorist and Combantant Detainees
Abortion, Pro-Life, Stem Cell & Cloning
Abortion
Planned Parenthood
Legality of Abortion - Roe v. Wade
Pro-Life and Pro-Choice
Abortion Protesters
Access to Contraception
Iran
Iran, a General Statement
Iran Nuclear Deal
President Ahmadinejad
Economic Sanctions Against Iran
Foreign Policy
Foreign Policy
Refugee Crisis
Overseas Interventions
Foreign Aid
Most Important Foreign Policy Issues
Latin America (South & Central)
Unilateralism
Middle East
Middle East
Israel
Afghanistan, Pakistan & Iraq
Afghanistan
Iraq
Timetable for Withdrawal
US Military Presence in Afghanistan
Continued US Military Presence in Iraq
Deadline for US Pullout
Staying in Iraq for "as long as it takes to do the job"
Jobs
Jobs
Workplace Violence Against Women
Workers Benefits
Guns
Guns
Economy
Economy
Business
Business
Small Business
Wall Street
Banking
Business Tax Incentives
Labor Wages & Unions
Wage Gap between Men and Women
Taxes
Taxes
Property Taxes
Extending the Bush Tax Cuts
Education
Education
Pre-School
Higher Education
No Child Left Behind Act, a General Statement
Charter Schools
School Safety
Education Tax Credits
Head Start
High Schools
Parental Involvement
No Child Left Behind Act Federal Funding Level
Teacher Pay
Teacher Standards
Student Standards
Special Education
Environment
Clean Water Act and Water Quality
Oceans
Clean Air Act & Clear Skies Initiative
Clean Air Technologies
Clean Drinking Water
Toxic Waste
Polluter-Pays Superfund Fees
Land, Rivers and Lakes
Internet, Media & Communications
Internet Sexual Assault of Children
Medical Insurance
Health Insurance
Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)
Universal Medical Care / Insurance
Medicare
Crime
Crime, a General Statement
Human Trafficking
Reducing Crime
Crimes Against Children
Domestic Violence
Health & Medical
Health & Medical Care
Improving Health & Medical Care
Reducing Health Care Costs
Physicians
Public Health Workers
Women's Health
Elderly's Health
Bird Flu (Avian Influenza)
Energy, Gas, Oil & Autos
Energy
Oil Drilling
Offshore Oil Drilling
Fuel Efficiency & Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards
Regulation of Energy Companies
Gulf Oil Spill
Energy Efficiency and Standards
Green Homes and Improvements
Energy Research and Development
Production Tax Credit
Values, Religion & Family
Family
Transportation
Transportation, a General Statement
Infrastructure
Highways
Veterans
Veterans, a General Statement
Veterans' Health and Medical Care
GI Bill & Veterans' Benefits
Retired Veterans Benefits and Health Care
Homeless Veterans
Vetreran Job Retraining
Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Brain Injuries (TBI)
Veterans Administration (VA)
Homes
Housing, a General Statement
Foreclosures
Mortgage Lending
Mortgage Credit
Predatory Lending
Prescription Drugs
Prescription Drugs, a General Statement
Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program for Seniors
Safety of Prescription Drugs
Social Security & Pensions
Social Security
Consumers
Consumers, a General Statement
Consumer Fraud and Protection
Imported Products' Safety
Consumer Product Safety
Science, Technology & Space
Innovation
Alcohol, Cigarettes & Gambling
Cigarettes, a General Statement
Smoking and Tobacco Buyout
Financial Crisis
Financial Crisis
$700 Billion Troubled Asset Relief Bailout
Financial Industry Regulation
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