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McCain Or Obama Your Veteran Vote: Just Do It

Written by veterans  |  08. August 2008

Thanks to the Veterans' good friend Larry Scott, Founder and Editor VA Watchdog dot Org (http://www.vawatchdog.org/), the following information was made readily available. Having now less than 90 days to make up ones mind, I share this information with you; McCain and Obama both want the veteran vote, who will get yours? A look at how they voted on veterans' issues and what they have planned for 'our' future just might help you make up your mind. McCain Or Obama Both of these U.S. Senators want the veteran-vote. But, how did they vote on past veteran issues? And, what do they have planned for future of all veterans? For McCain (http://www.yourvabenefits.org/sessearch.php?q=mccain&op=and) For Obama (http://www.yourvabenefits.org/sessearch.php?q=obama&op=and) You'll Find Helpful Information Here The Candidates And Their Overall Voting Records: A good place to find information is Project Vote Smart (http://www.votesmart.org/). Here are the candidate pages: McCain (http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=53270) Obama (http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=9490) On these pages you can look at their voting record on any issue and you'll find links to other related information. How Did They Vote On Veterans' Issues, Their Veterans' Service Organizations' Ratings: McCain (http://www.votesmart.org/issue_rating_category.php?category=66&go.x=8&go.y=15&can_id=53270&type=category) Obama (http://www.votesmart.org/issue_rating_category.php?category=66&go.x=10&go.y=5&can_id=9490&type=category) What They Say For Themselves: The official election web sites are here. McCain (http://www.johnmccain.com/) Obama (http://www.barackobama.com/index.php) Finally, What Do They Say About Their Position On Veterans' Issues: McCain (http://www.johnmccain.com/Informing/Issues/9cb5d2aa-f237-464e-9cdf-a5ad32771b9f.htm) Obama (http://www.barackobama.com/issues/veterans/) --- Regards, Walt Schmidt

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