- Posted August 11, 2012 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Romney's VP pick
Romney - Ryan 2012 is Good For Obama!
- Jareen, CNN iReport producer
As someone who wants (however reluctantly) to see President Barack Obama get re-elected, I for one would be pleased to see Mitt Romney select Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his Vice Presidential running mate.
Voted YES on banning federal health coverage that includes abortion. (May 2011)
Voted NO on allowing human embryonic stem cell research. (May 2005)
Voted YES on terminating the Home Affordable mortgage Program. (Mar 2011)
Voted YES on Constitutionally defining marriage as one-man-one-woman. (Jul 2006)
Voted YES on banning gay adoptions in DC. (Jul 1999)
Voted NO on enforcing against anti-gay hate crimes. (Apr 2009)
Voted NO on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jun 2009)
Voted NO on increasing minimum wage to $7.25. (Jan 2007)
Replace Medicare with $9500/year private insurance payment. (Jul 2009)
Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record.
Rated 0% by the HRC, indicating an anti-gay-rights stance. (Dec 2006)
Rated 13% by the ACLU, indicating an anti-civil rights voting record. (Dec 2002)
Rated 8% by the NEA, indicating anti-public education votes. (Dec 2003)
Rated 91% by the Christian Coalition: a pro-Family-Value voting record. (Dec 2003)
Rated 7% by the AFL-CIO, indicating an anti-union voting record. (Dec 2003)