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10-PCCC on Aug 11, 2010

Political Group Survey: the Social Security Protectors Pledge
Source: PCCC Survey
Some 200 Democratic House and Senate candidates have signed on to a pledge rejecting any effort to privatize or scale back Social Security benefits or raise the retirement age. The Progressive Change Campaign Committee sponsored this pledge among Congressional candidates.

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 6. Question 6: Privatize Social Security Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Social Security
  • Headline: Reject privatization; don't raise the retirement age (Score: -2)

  • Key for participation codes:
  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 10-PCCC

Gary Ackerman s1sNew York Dem./Ind./Lib. (Retiring 2012) 
Daniel Akaka s1sHI Democratic Jr Senator (Retiring) 
Michael Arcuri s1sNew York Democrat (until 2010) 
Joe Baca s1sCalifornia Democratic Challenger 
Ami Bera s1sCalifornia Democrat 
John Boccieri s1sOhio Democratic challenger 
Barbara Boxer s1sCA Democratic Jr Senator 
Robert Brady s1sPennsylvania Democrat 
Corrine Brown s1sFlorida Democrat 
Sherrod Brown s1sOH Democratic Sr Senator 
Lois Capps s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Michael Capuano s1sMA Former Democratic Primary Senate Challenger (2009) 
Andre Carson s1sIndiana Democrat 
Judy Chu s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Yvette Clarke s1sNew York Democrat 
John Conyers s1sMichigan Democrat 
Jerry Costello s1sIllinois Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Joseph Crowley s1sNew York Democrat 
Elijah Cummings s1sMaryland Democrat 
Danny Davis s1sIllinois Democrat 
Peter Defazio s1sOregon Democrat 
Rosa DeLauro s1sConnecticut Democrat 
Ted Deutch s1sFlorida Democrat 
John Dingell s1sMichigan Democrat 
Mike Doyle s1sPennsylvania Democrat 
Donna Edwards s1sMaryland Democrat 
Keith Ellison s1sMinnesota Democrat 
Eliot Engel s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal 
Eni Faleomavaega s1sSamoa Democrat 
Sam Farr s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Chaka Fattah s1sPennsylvania Democrat 
Bob Filner s1sCalifornia Democrat (Mayoral run 2011) 
Barney Frank s1sMassachusetts Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Marcia Fudge s1sOhio Democrat 
John Garamendi s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Joe Garcia s1sFlorida Democrat 
Kirsten Gillibrand s1sNew York Democrat 
Alan Grayson s1sFlorida Democrat 
Al Green s1sTexas Democrat 
Gene Green s1sTexas Democrat 
Raul Grijalva s1sArizona Democrat 
Luis Gutierrez s1sIllinois Democrat 
John Hall s1sNew York Former Democrat (until 2010) 
Debbie Halvorson s1sIllinois Democrat (until 2010) 
Phil Hare s1sIllinois Democrat (until 2010) 
Tom Harkin s1sIA Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Alcee Hastings s1sFlorida Democrat 
Martin Heinrich s1sNew Mexico Democrat (Senate run 2012) 
Brian Higgins s1sNew York Democrat 
Maurice Hinchey s1sNew York Dem/Working-Fam.(Retired 2012) 
Ruben Hinojosa s1sTexas Democrat 
Mazie Hirono s1sHawaii Democrat (Senate run 2012) 
Paul Hodes s1sNew Hampshire Democrat (until 2010) 
Rush Holt s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Mike Honda s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Steve Israel s1sNew York Democrat 
Jesse Louis Jackson s1sIllinois Democrat (Resgined 2013) 
Sheila Jackson Lee s1sTexas Democrat 
Hank Johnson s1sGeorgia Democrat 
Marcy Kaptur s1sOhio Democrat 
Dale Kildee s1sMichigan Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Carolyn Kilpatrick s1sMichigan Democrat (until 2010) 
Mary Jo Kilroy s1sOhio Democrat (until 2010) 
Larry Kissell s1sNorth Carolina Democrat 
Ron Klein s1sFlorida Former Democrat (until 2010) 
Dennis Kucinich s1sOhio Democrat (Lost 2012 Primary) 
Annie Kuster s1sNew Hampshire Democrat 
Frank Lautenberg s1sNJ Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Barbara Lee s1sCalifornia Democrat 
John Lewis s1sGeorgia Democrat 
David Loebsack s1sIowa Democrat 
Zoe Lofgren s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Nita Lowey s1sNew York Democrat 
Ben Ray Lujan s1sNew Mexico Democrat 
Steve Lynch s1sMassachusetts Democrat (Senate run 2013) 
Dan Maffei s1sNew York Democrat 
Carolyn Maloney s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal 
Betsy Markey s1sColorado Former Democrat (until 2010) 
Ed Markey s1sMA Democratic Challenger 
Doris Matsui s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Carolyn McCarthy s1sNew York Dem./Ind./Working-Families 
Betty McCollum s1sMinnesota Democrat 
Jim McDermott s1sWashington Democrat 
Jim McGovern s1sMassachusetts Democrat 
Gregory Meeks s1sNew York Dem./Working-Families 
Michael Michaud s1sMaine Democratic Governor Challenger 
Barbara Mikulski s1sMD Democratic Sr Senator 
Brad Miller s1sNorth Carolina Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
George Miller s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Patrick Joseph Murphy s1sPennsylvania Democrat (until 2010) 
Jerrold Nadler s1sNew York Dem./Lib./Working-Families 
Grace Napolitano s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Richard Neal s1sMassachusetts Democrat 
Eleanor Holmes Norton s1sDistrict of Columbia Democrat 
James Oberstar s1sMinnesota Dem./Farmer/Labor (until 2010) 
John Olver s1sMassachusetts Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Solomon Ortiz s1sTexas Democrat (Unseated 2010) 
Bill Owens s1sNew York Democrat 
Frank Pallone s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Ed Pastor s1sArizona Democrat 
Donald Payne s1sNew Jersey Former Democrat(Deceased 2012) 
Chellie Pingree s1sMaine Democrat 
Nick Rahall s1sWest Virginia Democrat 
Charles Rangel s1sNew York Dem./Lib./Working-Families 
Silvestre Reyes s1sTexas Democrat 
Laura Richardson s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Ciro Rodriguez s1sTexas Democrat (until 2010) 
Mike Ross s1sArkansas Democratic Governor Challenger 
Steven Rothman s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Lucille Roybal-Allard s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Dutch Ruppersberger s1sMaryland Democrat 
Bobby Rush s1sIllinois Democrat 
John Salazar s1sColorado Democrat (Unseated 2010) 
Linda Sanchez s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Mark Schauer s1sMichigan Democratic Governor Challenger 
Jose Serrano s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal 
Carol Shea-Porter s1sNew Hampshire Democrat 
Albio Sires s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Louise Slaughter s1sNew York Democrat 
Debbie Stabenow s1sMI Democratic Jr Senator 
Pete Stark s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Bart Stupak s1sMichigan Democrat (until 2010) 
Betty Sutton s1sOhio Democrat 
Harry Teague s1sNew Mexico Democrat (until 2010) 
Bennie Thompson s1sMississippi Democrat 
John Tierney s1sMassachusetts Democrat 
Paul Tonko s1sNew York Democrat 
Ed Towns s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal (Retiring) 
Niki Tsongas s1sMassachusetts Democrat 
Nydia Velazquez s1sNew York Democrat/Working-Families 
Maxine Waters s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Diane Watson s1sCalifornia Former Democrat (until 2010) 
Anthony Weiner s1sNew York Former Democrat(Resigned 2011) 
Sheldon Whitehouse s1sRI Democratic Jr Senator, previously attorney general 
Lynn Woolsey s1sCalifornia Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
David Wu s1sOregon Democrat (Resigned 2011) 

Republicans participating in 10-PCCC

Mark Critz s1sPennsylvania Republican 

Independents participating in 10-PCCC

William Barnes s1sAL 2010 Democratic Challenger 
Roxanne Conlin s1sIA 2010 Democratic Challenger 
Jack Conway s1sKY 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; formerly Attorney General 
Lee Fisher s1sOH 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently Lt. Gov. 
Rodney Glassman s1sAZ 2010 Democratic Challenger 
Elaine Marshall s1sNC 2010 Democratic Challenger 
Scott McAdams s1sAK 2010 Democratic Challenger 
Kendrick Meek s1sFL 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep. 
Bernie Sanders s1sVermont Independent 
Tom Sullivan s1sID 2010 Democrat Challenger 

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 136
Republicans: 1
Independents: 10

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