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The quick guide to America’s 2016 Presidential candidates stances on domestic policy issues

Complete list of the 2016 Presidential candidate political stances

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Donald Trump is President elect of the United States. Trump was a New York City based real estate developer, television personality and author. Trump is an alumnus of Fordham University and the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes, until the frequency of terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists decrease Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: 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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes, basic data collection is necessary to track suspected terrorists Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: 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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

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

Donald Trump voters: Yes Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Hillary Clinton was the Democratic Party’s nominee for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. Clinton served as United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, a U.S. Senator from New York State from 2001 to 2009 and First Lady of the United States under President Bill Clinton from 1993 to 2001. Clinton is an alumna of Wellesley College and Yale Law School.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: 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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: The "no-fly list" as it is needs to be reevaluated. 

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

Hillary Clinton voters: Yes Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No, targeting Muslims is unconstitutional, racist, and incendiary Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes 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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: 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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes, as long as landowners are fairly compensated and the projects will benefit the community Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Evan McMullin

Evan McMullin’s political stances on domestic policy issues

David Evan McMullin was an independent candidate for the for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. McMullin is the former chief policy director for the House Republican Conference in the U.S. House of Representatives and a former CIA operations officer.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: No  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: No, it is unconstitutional to deny someone’s rights without due process  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: No  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: No, this is a violation of free speech  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: 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

Evan McMullin’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity  Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Evan McMullin’s answer: 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

Evan McMullin’s answer: No  Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Evan McMullin’s answer: Yes, but limit the scope of the government’s powers  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: No  Source

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

Evan McMullin’s answer: Yes, as long as landowners are fairly compensated and the projects will benefit the community  Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Evan McMullin voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Evan McMullin’s answer: No  Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Evan McMullin voters: Yes Source

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders’ political stances on domestic policy issues

Bernie Sanders was a candidate for the Democratic Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Sanders has served as a U.S. Senator from Vermont since 2012. He represented Vermont’s at-large congressional district from 1991 to 2007 and served as the mayor of Burlington from 1981 – 1989. Sanders is an alumnus of the University of Chicago.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: 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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes, if the government considers you too dangerous to board a plane you should not be able to buy a gun Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: No Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: No, targeting Muslims is unconstitutional, racist, and incendiary Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: No, this is a violation of free speech Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: 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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes, and retroactively reduce sentences for those already serving time 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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: No, this would allow them to remove competition, create artificial scarcity, and increase prices Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Bernie Sanders’ answer: 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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: No, this will disadvantage low income seniors whose life expectancy is lower than wealthier seniors Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes, but only in extreme cases of national emergency Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Bernie Sanders voters: No Source

Rocky De La Fuente

Rocky De La Fuente’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Rocky De La Fuente was the Reform Party and American Delta Party’s nominee for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. De La Fuente is a business owner and real estate developer from San Diego, CA. De La Fuente is an alumnus of the University of Mexico with a B.S. in Physics and Mathematics.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No, but increase penalties for gun-related crimes  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No, it is unconstitutional to deny someone’s rights without due process  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente voters: Yes Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No, manufacturers and dealers should only be held liable for negligence  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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity  Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: Yes, to the degree that such drugs do not pose a substantive threat to the health of the user or the general welfare of others.  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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No  Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: Yes. It should be adjusted for changes in life expectancy but only with respect to future generations who have not already begun contributing to Social Security since no reliance interest will have been established. We should also eliminate the income cap on taxable earnings and eliminate non-performing government programs to help insure the solvency of of Social Security as it stands with respect to those who have already established a vested interest in it.  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: Yes, gerrymandering gives an unfair advantage to the party in power during redistricting  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: It depends on the facts as to whether he qualifies under any existing Whistleblower law and whether his intent was to harm or expose.  Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: Yes, but only for public projects and never for private projects  Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Rocky De La Fuente has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: No  Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Rocky De La Fuente voters: No Source

Darrell Castle

Darrell Castle’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Darrell Castle was the Constitution Party’s nominee for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. Castle is an activist and attorney from Memphis Tennessee. Castle is an alumnus of East Tennessee State University with a B.S. in political science and history before completing his law degree at University of Memphis.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No  Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No, it is unconstitutional to deny someone’s rights without due process  Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No, we already have term limits - it's called an election  Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: 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

Darrell Castle voters: Yes Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: Yes, no corporation should be immune from the possibility that their product after being introduced into public commerce was defective, etc. and caused harm  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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity  Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Darrell Castle’s answer: Yes, it is a liberty issue and a moral issue  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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet  Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Darrell Castle’s answer: No  Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No  Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No  Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: Yes, as permitted by the Constitution when the seizure is necessary for public use and when fair market value is paid to the property owner  Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Darrell Castle voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Darrell Castle’s answer: No  Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Darrell Castle voters: No, not until the cost ($4B) is dramatically reduced Source

Rand Paul

Rand Paul’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Rand Paul was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination and has served as U.S. Senator from Kentucky since 2011. Paul is an ophthalmologist and is the son of Congressman Ron Paul of Texas. Paul is an alumnus of Baylor University and the Duke University School of Medicine.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Rand Paul’s answer: 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

Rand Paul’s answer: No, it is unconstitutional to deny someone’s rights without due process Source

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

Rand Paul’s answer: Yes, term limits will increase performance and prevent corruption Source

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

Rand Paul’s answer: No, targeting Muslims is unconstitutional, racist, and incendiary Source

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

Rand Paul’s answer: No Source

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

Rand Paul’s answer: 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

Rand Paul’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Rand Paul’s answer: Yes, for most but not all drugs 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

Rand Paul’s answer: Yes, this would make the internet faster and more reliable for users Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Rand Paul’s answer: 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

Rand Paul’s answer: Yes Source

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

Rand Paul’s answer: Yes, gerrymandering gives an unfair advantage to the party in power during redistricting Source

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

Rand Paul’s answer: Yes, he should be protected under the Whistleblower Protection Act Source

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

Rand Paul’s answer: No Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Rand Paul’s answer: Yes, there should be stronger protections for whistleblowers. Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Rand Paul’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Rand Paul voters: No, not until the cost ($4B) is dramatically reduced Source

Zoltan Istvan

Zoltan Istvan’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Zoltan Istvan Gyurko was the Transhumanist Party’s nominee for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. Istvan is an author and journalist from Los Angeles, CA. Istvan is an alumnus of Columbia University.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: 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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes, but not until the no-fly list screening process is improved for accuracy and includes due process  Source

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes, and increase surveillance on all new immigrants  Source

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

Zoltan Istvan voters: No Source

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: 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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes  Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes  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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: No  Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes, but limit the scope of the government’s powers  Source

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes  Source

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

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: No  Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Zoltan Istvan has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Regardless, we should create more social programs to address poverty  Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Zoltan Istvan voters: Yes Source

Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Ted Cruz was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination and has served as a U.S. Senator from Texas since 2012. Cruz served as the solicitor general from Texas from 2003 to 2008 and was a policy adviser to President George W. Bush. Cruz is an alumnus of Princeton University and Harvard Law School.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: Yes Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: Yes, until the frequency of terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists decrease Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No, this is a violation of free speech Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No, manufacturers and dealers should only be held liable for negligence 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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Ted Cruz’s answer: 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

Ted Cruz’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Ted Cruz’s answer: No Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: Yes Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No, gerrymandering allows officials to more effectively represent the interests of their constituency Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No Source

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No, unless it is for an oil pipeline project Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Ted Cruz voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Ted Cruz’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Ted Cruz voters: Yes Source

Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Marco Rubio was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Rubio has served as a U.S. Senator from Florida since 2011. Rubio served as Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives from 2006 – 2008. Rubio is an alumnus of the University of Florida and the University of Miami School of Law.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: No Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: No Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: Yes Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: Yes, until the frequency of terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists decrease Source

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

Marco Rubio voters: Yes Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: No, manufacturers and dealers should only be held liable for negligence 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

Marco Rubio’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Marco Rubio’s answer: 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

Marco Rubio’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Marco Rubio’s answer: Yes Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: Yes, people are now living longer than when the program was created Source

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

Marco Rubio voters: Yes Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: No Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: No, and the government should never be allowed to seize private property Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Marco Rubio voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Marco Rubio’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Marco Rubio voters: Yes Source

John Kasich

John Kasich’s political stances on domestic policy issues

John Kasich was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination and the current governor of Ohio. Kasich served as a member of U.S. House of Representatives from 1983 to 2001 representing Ohio’s 12th Congressional District. Kasich is an alumnus of Ohio State University.

Domestic Policy issues

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

John Kasich’s answer: No Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: Yes, if the government considers you too dangerous to board a plane you should not be able to buy a gun Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: Yes Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: No Source

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

John Kasich voters: No Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: 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

John Kasich’s answer: Yes, basic data collection is necessary to track suspected terrorists Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

John Kasich’s answer: No, we should pass tougher drug laws 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

John Kasich’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

John Kasich’s answer: Yes, but limit the scope of the government’s powers Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: No Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: Yes, gerrymandering gives an unfair advantage to the party in power during redistricting Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: No Source

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

John Kasich’s answer: Yes, as long as landowners are fairly compensated and the projects will benefit the community Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

John Kasich voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

John Kasich’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

John Kasich voters: Yes Source

Ben Carson

Ben Carson’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Domestic Policy issues

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

Ben Carson’s answer: No Source

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

Ben Carson’s answer: No, this is a slippery slope that will eventually ban the sale of guns to anyone Source

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

Ben Carson’s answer: Yes Source

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

Ben Carson’s answer: Yes, until the frequency of terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists decrease Source

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

Ben Carson voters: Yes Source

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

Ben Carson 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

Ben Carson’s answer: No Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Ben Carson’s answer: 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

Ben Carson’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Ben Carson’s answer: No Source

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

Ben Carson’s answer: Yes, people are now living longer than when the program was created Source

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

Ben Carson voters: Yes Source

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

Ben Carson’s answer: No Source

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

Ben Carson voters: No Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Ben Carson voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Ben Carson’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Ben Carson voters: Yes Source

Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Jeb Bush was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Bush served as the Governor of Florida from 1999 to 2007. Bush is an alumnus of the University of Texas.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes Source

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: No, this is a slippery slope that will eventually ban the sale of guns to anyone Source

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes Source

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes, until the frequency of terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists decrease Source

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

Jeb Bush 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

Jeb Bush’s answer: No, manufacturers and dealers should only be held liable for negligence 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

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes, basic data collection is necessary to track suspected terrorists Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Jeb Bush’s answer: 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

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes Source

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes, people are now living longer than when the program was created Source

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

Jeb Bush voters: Yes Source

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: No Source

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: No, unless it is for an oil pipeline project Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Jeb Bush voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Jeb Bush’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Jeb Bush voters: Yes Source

Martin O'Malley

Martin O'Malley’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Martin O’Malley was a candidate for the Democratic Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. O’Malley served as the Mayor of Baltimore from 1999 – 2007. O’Malley is an alumnus of Catholic University and the University of Maryland Law School.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: 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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: Yes Source

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

Martin O'Malley voters: Yes Source

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No, there should be equal, minimal police patrol in all neighborhoods.  Source

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No, this is a violation of free speech Source

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: Yes 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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Martin O'Malley’s answer: Yes, for most but not all drugs 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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No, this would allow them to remove competition, create artificial scarcity, and increase prices Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Martin O'Malley’s answer: Yes, but limit the scope of the government’s powers Source

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No, this will disadvantage low income seniors whose life expectancy is lower than wealthier seniors Source

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No Source

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions Source

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: Yes, but only for public projects and never for private projects Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Martin O'Malley’s answer: No Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Martin O'Malley’s answer: Yes, and drastically increase the current amount of programs Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Martin O'Malley has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Scott Walker

Scott Walker’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Domestic Policy issues

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

Scott Walker’s answer: No Source

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

Scott Walker has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Scott Walker’s answer: No Source

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

Scott Walker’s answer: 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

Scott Walker’s answer: Yes Source

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

Scott Walker’s answer: 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

Scott Walker’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Scott Walker’s answer: 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

Scott Walker’s answer: No, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Scott Walker’s answer: Yes Source

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

Scott Walker’s answer: Yes Source

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

Scott Walker’s answer: No, there is no better alternative Source

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

Scott Walker has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Scott Walker’s answer: No Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Scott Walker has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Scott Walker’s answer: No, and minority groups should not receive any favorable treatment Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Scott Walker has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Bobby Jindal

Bobby Jindal’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Bobby Jindal was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Jindal served as the Governor of Louisiana from 2008 to 2016 and represented Louisiana’s 1st District in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2005 to 2008. Jindal is an alumnus of Brown University.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes Source

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

Bobby Jindal has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes Source

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

Bobby Jindal voters: No Source

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

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes Source

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

Bobby Jindal’s answer: 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

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes, basic data collection is necessary to track suspected terrorists Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Bobby Jindal’s answer: 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

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes Source

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

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes, but I would prefer to privatize it instead Source

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

Bobby Jindal has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Bobby Jindal has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Bobby Jindal has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Bobby Jindal’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Bobby Jindal’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Bobby Jindal has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Carly Fiorina

Carly Fiorina’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Carly Fiorina was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Fiorina was the CEO of Hewlett Packard from 1999 to 2005. Fiorina is an alumnus of Stanford University and M.I.T.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: No Source

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: No, this is a slippery slope that will eventually ban the sale of guns to anyone Source

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: Yes Source

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

Carly Fiorina voters: No Source

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

Carly Fiorina voters: Yes Source

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: 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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Carly Fiorina’s answer: No, but increase funding for addiction prevention and rehabilitation 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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Carly Fiorina’s answer: Yes Source

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: Yes Source

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

Carly Fiorina voters: Yes Source

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: No Source

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: No, and the government should never be allowed to seize private property Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Carly Fiorina voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Carly Fiorina’s answer: No  Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Carly Fiorina voters: Yes Source

Mike Huckabee

Mike Huckabee’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Mike Huckabee was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Huckabee served as the Governor of Arkansas from 1996 to 2007. Huckabee is an alumnus of Ouachita Baptist University.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: No Source

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: No, this is a slippery slope that will eventually ban the sale of guns to anyone Source

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: Yes Source

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: Yes Source

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

Mike Huckabee voters: Yes Source

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: 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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: No Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Mike Huckabee’s answer: 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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: No, this would allow them to remove competition, create artificial scarcity, and increase prices Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Mike Huckabee’s answer: Yes Source

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: No Source

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

Mike Huckabee voters: Yes Source

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: Yes, he should be protected under the Whistleblower Protection Act Source

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: Yes, but only in extreme cases of national emergency Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Mike Huckabee voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Mike Huckabee’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Mike Huckabee voters: Yes Source

Lindsey Graham

Lindsey Graham’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Lindsey Graham was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Graham has served as the U.S. Senator from South Carolina since 2003. Graham represented South Carolina’s 3rd District in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1993 to 1995. Graham is an alumnus of the University of South Carolina.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: 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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: No Source

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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: Yes Source

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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: No Source

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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: Yes Source

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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: 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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: Yes, basic data collection is necessary to track suspected terrorists Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Lindsey Graham’s answer: 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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Lindsey Graham’s answer: Yes Source

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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: Yes, people are now living longer than when the program was created Source

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

Lindsey Graham has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Lindsey Graham’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions Source

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

Lindsey Graham voters: Yes Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Lindsey Graham voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Lindsey Graham’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Lindsey Graham voters: Yes Source

Lincoln Chafee

Lincoln Chafee’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Lincoln Chaffee was a candidate for the Democratic Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Chafee served as a U.S. Senator from Rhode Island from 1999 – 2007 and the Mayor of Warwick from 1993 – 1999. Chafee is an alumnus of Brown University.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: No Source

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

Lincoln Chafee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Lincoln Chafee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Lincoln Chafee voters: No Source

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

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: No Source

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

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: Yes 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

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: 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

Lincoln Chafee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: Yes, but limit the scope of the government’s powers Source

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

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: Yes Source

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

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: Yes, gerrymandering gives an unfair advantage to the party in power during redistricting Source

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

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: Yes, and allow him to return to the U.S. Source

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

Lincoln Chafee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Lincoln Chafee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Lincoln Chafee’s answer: Yes Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Lincoln Chafee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Rick Santorum was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Santorum served as the U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania from 1995 to 2007 and represented Pennsylvania’s 18th district from 1991 to 1995. Santorum is an alumnus of Penn State University and the University of Pittsburg School of Law.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: No Source

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: No, this is a slippery slope that will eventually ban the sale of guns to anyone Source

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: No Source

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

Rick Santorum voters: No Source

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: Yes Source

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: 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

Rick Santorum’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Rick Santorum’s answer: No, we should pass tougher drug laws 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

Rick Santorum’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Rick Santorum’s answer: Yes Source

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: Yes Source

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: No Source

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

Rick Santorum’s answer: No Source

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

Rick Santorum has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Rick Santorum voters: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Rick Santorum’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Rick Santorum has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Chris Christie

Chris Christie’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Chris Christie was a candidate for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Christie has served as the governor of New Jersey since 2010 and was the U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey from 2002 – 2008. Christie is an alumnus of the University of Delaware and Seton Hall law school.

Domestic Policy issues

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

Chris Christie’s answer: No Source

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

Chris Christie’s answer: No Source

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

Chris Christie’s answer: Yes, term limits will increase performance and prevent corruption Source

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

Chris Christie’s answer: No Source

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

Chris Christie has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Chris Christie’s answer: 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

Chris Christie’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Chris Christie’s answer: Yes, for most but not all drugs 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

Chris Christie’s answer: No, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Chris Christie’s answer: Yes Source

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

Chris Christie’s answer: Yes, people are now living longer than when the program was created Source

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

Chris Christie’s answer: Yes Source

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

Chris Christie’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions Source

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

Chris Christie’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Chris Christie has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Chris Christie’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Chris Christie has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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