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The quick guide to America’s 1956 Presidential candidates

Complete list of the 1956 Presidential candidate political stances

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower’s political stances

Social issues

Do you support NFL players “taking a knee” in protest of racial injustice and police brutality? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Pro-life Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the government continue to fund Planned Parenthood? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should transgender people be allowed to serve in the U.S. Military? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, as long as they can pass standard military physical and mental testing Source

Should a business be able to deny service to a customer if the request conflicts with the owner’s religious beliefs? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should Confederate monuments and memorials be removed from public grounds? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should universities provide “trigger warnings” and “safe spaces” for students? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, college is meant to challenge students thoughts and opinions so they are prepared for real life Source

Should health insurance providers be required to offer free birth control? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, the government should not decide what services a private business can provide Source

Should “gender identity” be added to anti-discrimination laws? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should AntiFa be declared a domestic terrorist organization? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should bakeries be required to make wedding cakes for gay couples? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government support a separation of church and state by removing references to God on money, federal buildings, and national monuments? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should marital rape be classified and punished as severely as non-marital rape? stats discuss

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Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, but only for horrific crimes with undeniable evidence Source

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, as long as they can pass the same physical tests as men Source

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, board members should be the most qualified regardless of gender Source

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should states be allowed to display the Confederate flag on government property? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Healthcare issues

Do you support the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should health insurers be allowed to deny coverage to individuals who have a pre-existing condition? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, the government should not be involved in healthcare Source

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government regulate the prices of life-saving drugs? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, and the government should never regulate prices of private businesses Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, and legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana instead of criminalizing it Source

Should people be required to work in order to receive Medicaid? stats discuss

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Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

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Should there be more or less privatization of veterans’ healthcare? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: More, veterans should be able to see any doctor of their choice Source

Should the federal government increase funding of health care for low income individuals (Medicaid)? stats discuss

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Should the federal government be allowed to negotiate drug prices for Medicare? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, the government should not interfere with the free market Source

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. build a wall along the southern border? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should illegal immigrants have access to government-subsidized healthcare? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, but we should ban immigrants from “high risk” countries Source

Should illegal immigrants be offered in-state tuition rates at public colleges within their residing state? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should the U.S. increase restrictions on its current border security policy? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted legal citizenship? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, if they were born here Source

Should local law enforcement be allowed to detain illegal immigrants for minor crimes and transfer them to federal immigration authorities? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should working illegal immigrants be given temporary amnesty? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Domestic Policy issues

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, and the government should pass a national “stand your ground” law Source

Should people on the “no-fly list” be banned from purchasing guns and ammunition? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should there be term limits set for members of Congress? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should local police increase surveillance and patrol of Muslim neighborhoods? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, this decision should be based on crime rates instead of race or religion Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, I don’t respect anyone who does but they should have the right to do so Source

Should victims of gun violence be allowed to sue firearms dealers and manufacturers? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should the NSA (National Security Agency) be allowed to collect basic metadata of citizen’s phone calls such as numbers, timestamps, and call durations? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should internet service providers be allowed to speed up access to popular websites (that pay higher rates) at the expense of slowing down access to less popular websites (that pay lower rates)? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, and pass strict laws prohibiting government surveillance without probable cause and a warrant Source

Should the government raise the retirement age for Social Security? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the redrawing of Congressional districts be controlled by an independent, non-partisan commission? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. government grant immunity to Edward Snowden? stats discuss

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Should the government be allowed to seize private property, with reasonable compensation, for public or civic use? stats discuss

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Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, and minority groups should not receive any favorable treatment Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, not until the cost ($4B) is dramatically reduced Source

Electoral issues

Should foreigners, currently residing in the United States, have the right to vote? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, only legal citizens should be allowed to vote Source

Should foreign lobbyists be allowed to raise money for elections? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, foreign interests should not be able to buy the influence of our politicians Source

Should the electoral college be abolished? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should a photo ID be required to vote? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties? stats discuss

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Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

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Should there be a 5-year ban on White House and Congressional officials from becoming lobbyists after they leave the government? stats discuss

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Should there be a limit to the amount of money a candidate can receive from a donor? stats discuss

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Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, I would respect them more if they did but they shouldn’t be required to Source

Education issues

Do you support increasing taxes for the rich in order to reduce interest rates for student loans? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Do you support Common Core national standards? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Economic issues

Should employers be required to pay men and women the same salary for the same job? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should businesses be required to provide paid leave for full-time employees during the birth of a child or sick family member? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: More Source

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Lower, but eliminate deductions and loop holes Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, this will encourage people not to work and harm economic growth Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, the government should not interfere with the free market Source

Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government require businesses to pay salaried employees, making up to $46k/year, time-and-a-half for overtime hours? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, and the government is currently over-regulating private businesses Source

Should the government prevent “mega mergers” of corporations that could potentially control a large percentage of market share within its industry? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government increase tariffs on imported products from China? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

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Should the current estate tax rate be decreased? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, and we should eliminate it Source

Should the government increase the tax rate on profits earned from the sale of stocks, bonds, and real estate? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, increasing the capital gains tax will limit investment in our economy Source

Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, but I would prefer to abolish it and return to the gold standard Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, not until we decrease our national debt Source

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the government subsidize farmers? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, end all government subsidies and let the free market run its course Source

Would you favor an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should pension plans for federal, state, and local government workers be transitioned into privately managed accounts? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, pension spending is out of control and must be reduced Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should an in-state sales tax apply to online purchases of in-state buyers from out-of-state sellers? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, the federal government does not have the authority to impose state and local taxes Source

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Foreign Policy issues

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Increase Source

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, but only after extensive background checks and continuous monitoring to ensure they have no terrorist connections Source

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, they are not U.S. citizens and do not have constitutional rights Source

Should the U.S. formally declare war on ISIS? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should our country remain in NATO? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, service should be a choice instead of an obligation Source

Should the military be allowed to use enhanced interrogation techniques, such as waterboarding, to gain information from suspected terrorists? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government send in ground troops to fight ISIS? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. remain in the United Nations? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

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

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

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Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

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Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

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Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support President Obama’s move to lift the trade and travel embargo on Cuba? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government provide assistance to protesters in Iran? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. provide military assistance to defend Ukraine from Russia? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should our country defend other NATO countries that maintain low military defense budgets relative to their GDP? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, we should not defend any NATO country that spends less than 2% of their GDP on military defense Source

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the U.S. continue NSA surveillance of its allies? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. prevent Russia from conducting airstrikes in Syria? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, we should coordinate with Russia to take out ISIS Source

Should Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of Israel? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government cancel production of the F-35 fighter? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

National Security issues

Should the President be able to authorize military force against Al-Qaeda without Congressional approval? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should France continue to assassinate suspected terrorists in foreign countries? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations to prevent climate change? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should the government stop construction of the Dakota Access pipeline? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should the U.S. withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should the government give tax credits and subsidies to the wind power industry? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No, end all tax credits and subsidies to the energy industry Source

Should the U.S. expand offshore oil drilling? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes, and deregulate the energy sector to let the free market determine the best energy sources Source

Science issues

Should the government require children to be vaccinated for preventable diseases? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should producers be required to label genetically engineered foods (GMOs)? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should the government fund space travel? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Criminal issues

Should police officers be required to wear body cameras? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: Yes Source

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Should prisons ban the use of solitary confinement for juveniles? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Dwight D. Eisenhower voters: No Source

Adlai E. Stevenson

Adlai E. Stevenson’s political stances

Social issues

Do you support NFL players “taking a knee” in protest of racial injustice and police brutality? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Pro-choice Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government continue to fund Planned Parenthood? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should transgender people be allowed to serve in the U.S. Military? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should a business be able to deny service to a customer if the request conflicts with the owner’s religious beliefs? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should Confederate monuments and memorials be removed from public grounds? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should universities provide “trigger warnings” and “safe spaces” for students? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should health insurance providers be required to offer free birth control? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should “gender identity” be added to anti-discrimination laws? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should AntiFa be declared a domestic terrorist organization? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should bakeries be required to make wedding cakes for gay couples? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government support a separation of church and state by removing references to God on money, federal buildings, and national monuments? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should marital rape be classified and punished as severely as non-marital rape? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should states be allowed to display the Confederate flag on government property? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Healthcare issues

Do you support the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, but a mandatory single payer system would be even better Source

Should health insurers be allowed to deny coverage to individuals who have a pre-existing condition? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, it is immoral to deny health insurance to people with pre-existing conditions Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the government regulate the prices of life-saving drugs? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, and we should socialize medicine and healthcare Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should people be required to work in order to receive Medicaid? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should there be more or less privatization of veterans’ healthcare? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Less Source

Should the federal government increase funding of health care for low income individuals (Medicaid)? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, but I prefer switching to a single payer healthcare system Source

Should the federal government be allowed to negotiate drug prices for Medicare? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. build a wall along the southern border? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

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Should illegal immigrants have access to government-subsidized healthcare? stats discuss

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Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should illegal immigrants be offered in-state tuition rates at public colleges within their residing state? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Should the U.S. increase restrictions on its current border security policy? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, but the government should provide free language learning courses Source

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted legal citizenship? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should local law enforcement be allowed to detain illegal immigrants for minor crimes and transfer them to federal immigration authorities? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should working illegal immigrants be given temporary amnesty? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Increase Source

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Domestic Policy issues

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, require strict background checks, psychological testing, and training Source

Should people on the “no-fly list” be banned from purchasing guns and ammunition? stats discuss

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Should there be term limits set for members of Congress? stats discuss

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Should local police increase surveillance and patrol of Muslim neighborhoods? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, this is a violation of free speech Source

Should victims of gun violence be allowed to sue firearms dealers and manufacturers? stats discuss

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Should the NSA (National Security Agency) be allowed to collect basic metadata of citizen’s phone calls such as numbers, timestamps, and call durations? stats discuss

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Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

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Should internet service providers be allowed to speed up access to popular websites (that pay higher rates) at the expense of slowing down access to less popular websites (that pay lower rates)? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Should the government raise the retirement age for Social Security? stats discuss

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Should the redrawing of Congressional districts be controlled by an independent, non-partisan commission? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. government grant immunity to Edward Snowden? stats discuss

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Should the government be allowed to seize private property, with reasonable compensation, for public or civic use? stats discuss

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Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

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Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

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Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

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Electoral issues

Should foreigners, currently residing in the United States, have the right to vote? stats discuss

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Should foreign lobbyists be allowed to raise money for elections? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, foreign interests should not be able to buy the influence of our politicians Source

Should the electoral college be abolished? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, and switch to a representative democracy (popular vote) system Source

Should a photo ID be required to vote? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, and automatically register every citizen to vote when they turn 18 Source

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties? stats discuss

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Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

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Should there be a 5-year ban on White House and Congressional officials from becoming lobbyists after they leave the government? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should there be a limit to the amount of money a candidate can receive from a donor? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office? stats discuss

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Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public? stats discuss

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Education issues

Do you support increasing taxes for the rich in order to reduce interest rates for student loans? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Do you support Common Core national standards? stats discuss

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Economic issues

Should employers be required to pay men and women the same salary for the same job? stats discuss

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Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

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Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should businesses be required to provide paid leave for full-time employees during the birth of a child or sick family member? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

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Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

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Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? stats discuss

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Should the government require businesses to pay salaried employees, making up to $46k/year, time-and-a-half for overtime hours? stats discuss

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Should the government prevent “mega mergers” of corporations that could potentially control a large percentage of market share within its industry? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the government increase tariffs on imported products from China? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

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Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

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Should the current estate tax rate be decreased? stats discuss

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Should the government increase the tax rate on profits earned from the sale of stocks, bonds, and real estate? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

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Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

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Should the government subsidize farmers? stats discuss

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Would you favor an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes? stats discuss

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Should pension plans for federal, state, and local government workers be transitioned into privately managed accounts? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, privately managed accounts will jeopardize the financial security of senior citizens Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

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Should an in-state sales tax apply to online purchases of in-state buyers from out-of-state sellers? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, exempting online retailers from sales taxes is not fair to traditional stores Source

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

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Foreign Policy issues

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

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Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. formally declare war on ISIS? stats discuss

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Should our country remain in NATO? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? stats discuss

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Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, service should be a choice instead of an obligation Source

Should the military be allowed to use enhanced interrogation techniques, such as waterboarding, to gain information from suspected terrorists? stats discuss

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Should the government send in ground troops to fight ISIS? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. remain in the United Nations? stats discuss

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

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Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

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Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

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Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

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Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, and cut ties with Saudi Arabia until they end their human rights violations Source

Do you support President Obama’s move to lift the trade and travel embargo on Cuba? stats discuss

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Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

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Should the government provide assistance to protesters in Iran? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. provide military assistance to defend Ukraine from Russia? stats discuss

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Should our country defend other NATO countries that maintain low military defense budgets relative to their GDP? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. continue NSA surveillance of its allies? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. prevent Russia from conducting airstrikes in Syria? stats discuss

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Should Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of Israel? stats discuss

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Should the government cancel production of the F-35 fighter? stats discuss

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National Security issues

Should the President be able to authorize military force against Al-Qaeda without Congressional approval? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, Congress should approve all military conflicts Source

Should France continue to assassinate suspected terrorists in foreign countries? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No Source

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? stats discuss

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Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations to prevent climate change? stats discuss

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Should the government stop construction of the Dakota Access pipeline? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement? stats discuss

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Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: No, we should pursue more sustainable energy resources instead Source

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned? stats discuss

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Should the government give tax credits and subsidies to the wind power industry? stats discuss

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Should the U.S. expand offshore oil drilling? stats discuss

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Science issues

Should the government require children to be vaccinated for preventable diseases? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should producers be required to label genetically engineered foods (GMOs)? stats discuss

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Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should the government fund space travel? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Criminal issues

Should police officers be required to wear body cameras? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes Source

Should prisons ban the use of solitary confinement for juveniles? stats discuss

Adlai E. Stevenson voters: Yes, and we should create more social programs to help prevent and rehabilitate criminals Source

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

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