Born in 1966, Stephen Bullock graduated with a B.A. from Claremont McKenna College in 1988 and a J.D. from Columbia Law School in 1994. After serving as a lawyer and law professor, he was elected Attorney General of Montana from 2009 to 2013 and has been governor of that state since 2013.
Arms Trade Treaty
Bullock’s position on this issue is unknown.
Arms Sales to Saudi Coalition
Bullock is expected to support ending arms sales and military support to the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen. However, he has not yet directly referenced the trade in arms.
Response to Council on Foreign Relations questionnaire, August 30, 2019
“The U.S. should stop its direct support for Saudi Arabia’s reckless war in Yemen, which has resulted in the deaths of thousands of civilians with millions on the verge of starvation. Our priorities must be to facilitate the peace process between the warring parties and to deliver humanitarian aid and relief to the people of Yemen.”
Response to question on whether he would withdraw “U.S. military support” for the Saudi intervention in Yemen, NPR, July 17, 2019
“I would. What's happened in Yemen has been failed from the beginning. So I think that we actually need to actually be withdrawing the U.S. dollars but try to bring the U.N. in together for more of a peacekeeping role.”
Firearms Export Reclassification
Sestak’s position on this issue is unknown. He supports banning assault-style weapons domestically, but has not directly referenced their sale abroad.