Wrap-Up of the Race for U.S. Senator
POSTED: Tuesday, October 21, 2008 - 5:14pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 10:59am
TYLER - There are three candidates vying for the Texas Senator spot: Incumbent Republican John Cornyn, Democrat Rick Noriega, and Libertarian Yvonne Schick.
ENERGY: John Cornyn and Rick Noriega are in favor of offshore drilling and finding alternative forms of energy.
WAR: Senator Cornyn wants to continue the efforts overseas without a withdrawal plan, and Noriega and Schick want to end the war and bring troops back as soon as possible.
HEALTH CARE: Cornyn and Noriega want to lower the cost of health care, but Cornyn wants to keep insurance in the private sector and Noriega wants to continue employer-based insurance.
ECONOMY: Noriega and Schick say they want to stop corporate bailouts. John Cornyn voted for the 700 billion dollar bailout plan.
Rick Noriega's Website: http://www.ricknoriega.com/home
John Cornyn's Website: http://www.johncornyn.com/
Yvonne Schick's Website: http://yvonneforsenate.com/