The Candidate Comparison Guides list the candidate answers side-by-side for voters to compare the answers for each issue.
To be elected, a candidate running for office needs to communicate to the voters how he or she plans to represent them. The USA is a republic. We the people, do not go to Salem or Washington. We elect people to go and represent us. We need to know who we are voting for in order to elect inviduals that will represent us well.