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