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Mitt Romney

I side with Mitt Romney on 53% of political issues.

Issues we side on...

Foreign Policy

Most Important

Should the U.S. intervene in the affairs of other countries? learn more

Mitt Romney: Only if there is a direct threat to our national security

Your similar answer: Yes, and use the military to preemptively strike any hostile nations perceived as a threat

Less Important

Should the U.S. withdraw troops from Afghanistan? learn more

Mitt Romney: No, not until all U.S. military leaders are confident the mission has been accomplished

Your similar answer: No

Somewhat Important

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? learn more

Mitt Romney: Yes

Your similar answer: Yes, and increase funding to support the decision to move the embassy to Jerusalem

Somewhat Important

How should the U.S. deal with Iran? learn more

Your answers: Isolate through trade embargoes

Most Important

How should the U.S. handle the genocide in Sudan? learn more

Your answers: Support a NATO effort to contain the Sudanese military

Somewhat Important

Should the U.S. maintain a presence at the United Nations? learn more

Mitt Romney: Scale back our current involvement

Your similar answer: Yes, and use the U.N. peacekeeping forces to protect U.S. interests

Somewhat Important

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? learn more

Your answers: No, they are not U.S. citizens and should be subject to enhanced interrogation methods

Most Important

Should the government decrease military spending? learn more

Mitt Romney: Increase the military budget

Your similar answer: No

More Important

Should the military fly drones over foreign countries to gain intelligence and kill suspected terrorists? learn more

Mitt Romney: Yes, the U.S. needs to use all means necessary to combat terrorism

Your similar answer: Yes

the Economy

More Important

Should we expand or dismantle our Social Security program? learn more

Mitt Romney: Reform and raise the retirement age to account for people living longer

Your similar answer: Privatize the current system by allowing younger workers to contribute a portion of their payroll tax obligation to a private investment account

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Should the federal government subsidize U.S. farmers? learn more

Your answers: Yes

Least Important

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? learn more

Mitt Romney: Leave it up to the states to decide

Your similar answer: No, and eliminate all federal wage standards

Most Important

Should Congress raise the debt ceiling? learn more

Mitt Romney: No

Your similar answer: No, cut spending

Least Important

Should the U.S. have bailed out the major banks during the financial crisis of 2008? learn more

Your answers: No

Somewhat Important

Should able-bodied, mentally capable adults who receive welfare be required to work? learn more

Mitt Romney: Yes, adults who receive government benefits should be required to work

Your similar answer: Yes

Science

Somewhat Important

Should the federal government fund stem cell research? learn more

Mitt Romney: No, leave funding and research to the private sector

Your similar answer: Yes, as long as they are non-fetal stem cells

Most Important

Do you believe the theory of Evolution? learn more

Your answers: Yes, but I believe the intelligent design theory

Most Important

Should the United States increase our space exploration efforts and budget? learn more

Mitt Romney: Yes

Your similar answer: Incentivize the private sector to develop space technology

Domestic Policy

Least Important

Do you support the Patriot act? learn more

Your answers: Yes

Somewhat Important

Do you support affirmative action programs? learn more

Mitt Romney: No

Your similar answer: Regardless, we should offer social programs to address poverty regardless of race or ethnicity

Somewhat Important

Do you support increased gun control? learn more

Mitt Romney: No

Your similar answer: No, only for individuals with mental health issues and convicted felons

Least Important

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? learn more

Your answers: No

Least Important

Should the federal government regulate the internet to deter online piracy? learn more

Your answers: No, the government should prosecute copyright violators but not regulate the internet

Somewhat Important

Should corporations and unions be permitted to fund broadcast advertisements backing political candidates through political action committees (Super PACS)? learn more

Your answers: Yes

Healthcare

More Important

Do you support the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)? learn more

Your answers: Yes, I support a majority of the plan but not all aspects

Least Important

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? learn more

Mitt Romney: No

Your similar answer: No, and increase penalties for all non-violent drug offenders

Social

Most Important

What is your stance on abortion? learn more

Mitt Romney: Pro-life, but allow in cases of rape, incest, or danger to the mother or child's health

Your similar answer: Ban after the first trimester

More Important

Should the federal government allow the death penalty? learn more

Your answers: Yes

Immigration

Somewhat Important

Should illegal immigrants be given access to government-subsidized healthcare? learn more

Your answers: No

the Environment

Somewhat Important

Should we expand our offshore oil drilling? learn more

Your answers: Yes

Issues we do not side on...

Social

Most Important

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? learn more

You: Yes

Most Important

Should the government require health insurance companies to provide free birth control? learn more

You: Yes

Domestic Policy

Most Important

Should we limit federal funds to public schools that do not meet performance standards? learn more

You: No

Foreign Policy

Most Important

Should the United States end its trade embargo and travel ban on Cuba? learn more

You: Yes

the Economy

Most Important

Do you agree with President Obama's 2009 Stimulus Plan? learn more

You: Yes, but it was not big enough

Most Important

Do you believe the 2001 and 2003 George W Bush tax cuts should be extended? learn more

You: No

Healthcare

More Important

Should we expand or dismantle our Medicare program? learn more

You: Expand

Immigration

Most Important

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted citizenship? learn more

You: Yes

Most Important

Should illegal immigrants working in the U.S. be granted temporary amnesty? learn more

You: Yes

the Environment

Most Important

Is Global Warming a threat to the environment? learn more

You: Yes

More Important

Should National Parks continue to be preserved and protected by the federal government? learn more

You: Yes

Somewhat Important

Should the federal government continue to give tax credits and subsidies to the wind power industry? learn more

You: Yes

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