2008 Vice-Presidential Candidates on 23 Issues: A Side by Side Comparison
Positions are categorized as Pro (Yes), Con (No), Not Clearly Pro or Con (NC), or None Found (?). Candidates who have changed positions are listed as Now their most recent position.
How we got their responses: On Sep. 4, 2008, ProCon.org sent its 65-question survey to Nancy Orloff at Senator Biden's Senate office and to Sen. Obama's campaign office for completion. We have not received a reply as of Oct. 20, 2008.
On Sep. 4, 2008, ProCon.org sent its 65-question survey to both Sen. McCain's Vice-Presidential and Presidential Press Offices for completion. We have not received a reply as of Oct. 20, 2008. The Governor's Office of Sarah Palin in Juneau, AK told ProCon.org on Sep. 4, 2008 that they are not responding to inquiries about Palin as the Vice-Presidential nominee.
A. Total % of Pro and Con responses (out of our 23 posted questions)
B. Total % of NC and ? responses (out of our 23 posted questions)