The Most Popular Economic Issues of 2016
See where voters on polling on the most popular Economic issues of 2016.
Wall Street Accountability
Should Wall Street executives be criminally charged for their roles in the 2008 subprime mortgage crisis?
Should employers be required to pay men and women the same salary for the same job?
Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt?
Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations?
Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits?
Paid Sick Leave
Should businesses be required to provide paid leave for full-time employees during the birth of a child or sick family member?
Capital Gains Tax
Should the government increase the tax rate on profits earned from the sale of stocks, bonds, and real estate?
Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession?
Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress?
Should the government require businesses to pay salaried employees, making up to $46k/year, time-and-a-half for overtime hours?
Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)?
Should pension plans for federal, state, and local government workers be transitioned into privately managed accounts?
Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers?
Would you favor an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes?
Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts?
Online Sales Tax
Should an in-state sales tax apply to online purchases of in-state buyers from out-of-state sellers?