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Candidate Positions on Stem cell research

Read the full responses from candidates below. “Answer option” is the choice given in the quiz, and “Candidate’s position” shows the candidate’s response to MPR News.

Question: Should federal funding be used to expand embryonic stem cell research?
Michele M. BachmannMichele M. Bachmann ANSWER OPTION: No. I voted against a bill to expand research to more embryonic stem cell lines.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: House Roll Call Vote, 2007 (More Info)

El TinklenbergEl Tinklenberg ANSWER OPTION: The potential life-saving benefits are too great to ignore.