Compare the Candidates
Biographical Profiles and Positions on the Issues

November 2006 General Election

Candidates for State Senator District 7, Rhode Island

Frank A. Ciccone, III - D
Scott M. Hacker - R
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)
Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)
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
Goals If Elected
Achievements If Elected
Areas to Concentrate On
On Entering Public Service
Rhode Island Economy, a General Statement
Stimulating Rhode Island's Economy
Rhode Island Taxes, a General Statement
Rhode Island Sales Tax
Rhode Island Property Taxes
Rhode Island Education, a General Statement
Improving Rhode Island Education
Rhode Island Higher Education
Federal Funding of Rhode Island Private Schools
Rhode Island Standardized Testing
No Child Left Behind Act, a General Statement
No Child Left Behind Act Rhode Island Federal Funding Level
Rhode Island Standards for Teachers
Junk Food Vending Machines in Rhode Island Public Schools
Private School Vouchers
Charter Schools
Teacher Tenure in Rhode Island Public Schools
Rhode Island Special Education
Teaching Evolution and Intelligent Design
Teaching of Sex Education and Birth Control Options
Teacher Selection of Textbooks
Under God in the Pledge of Allegiance"
Rhode Island Student Loans, and Scholarships
Rhode Island Tax Credits for Tuition Costs
Local Control Over Education
Achievement Gap between Boys and Girls
Title IX 'Equal Opportunities for Girls'
Home Schooling
Rhode Island's Average Classroom Size
Computers in Rhode Island Schools
Rhode Island Abortion, a General Statement
Right to Life, a General Statement
Rhode Island Criminalizing Crossing State Lines for Abortions
Rhode Island Parental Notification
Pro-Life and Pro-Choice
Roe v. Wade
The Morning After Pill (Plan B)
Partial-birth Abortions
Rhode Island Abortion for Rape and Incest
Rhode Island Adoption
Gambling, a General Statement
Rhode Island Lottery
Organized Labor
Rhode Island Unions, a General Statement
Organized Labor in Rhode Island
Declining Percent of Unionized Workers
Collective Bargaining
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