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The quick guide to America’s 2016 Presidential candidates stances on economic stimulus

Complete list of the 2016 Presidential candidate political stances

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes, the government should intervene to boost a recovery Source

Evan McMullin

Evan McMullin’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Evan McMullin’s answer: No Source

Jill Stein

Jill Stein’s political stances on economic stimulus

Jill Stein was the Green Party’s nominee for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. Stein is a physician and was a candidate for the Governor of Massachusetts in 2002 and 2010. Stein is an alumna of Harvard College and Harvard Business School.

Economic issues

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

Jill Stein’s answer: Yes Source

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders’ political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes, but in the form of increased spending on infrastructure Source

Gary Johnson

Gary Johnson’s political stances on economic stimulus

Gary Johnson was the Libertarian Party’s nominee for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. Johnson served as the governor of New Mexico from 1995 to 2003. Johnson is an alumnus of the University of New Mexico –Albuquerque.

Economic issues

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

Gary Johnson’s answer: No, recession is a natural cycle that purges excess Source

Rocky De La Fuente

Rocky De La Fuente’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Rocky De La Fuente’s answer: Yes, but in the form of increased spending on infrastructure Source

Darrell Castle

Darrell Castle’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Darrell Castle’s answer: No Source

Zoltan Istvan

Zoltan Istvan’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Zoltan Istvan’s answer: Yes Source

Rand Paul

Rand Paul’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Rand Paul’s answer: No, recession is a natural cycle that purges excess Source

Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Ted Cruz’s answer: No Source

Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: No, and the government should drastically reduce spending during recessions Source

John Kasich

John Kasich’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

John Kasich’s answer: No Source

Ben Carson

Ben Carson’s political stances on economic stimulus

Economic issues

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

Ben Carson’s answer: No Source

Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Jeb Bush’s answer: Yes Source

Martin O'Malley

Martin O'Malley’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Martin O'Malley’s answer: Yes, but in the form of increased spending on infrastructure Source

Scott Walker

Scott Walker’s political stances on economic stimulus

Economic issues

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

Scott Walker’s answer: Yes, but in the form of tax breaks for all citizens Source

Bobby Jindal

Bobby Jindal’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Carly Fiorina

Carly Fiorina’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Carly Fiorina’s answer: Yes, the government should intervene to boost a recovery Source

Mike Huckabee

Mike Huckabee’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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

Mike Huckabee’s answer: Yes, but in the form of increased spending on infrastructure Source

Lindsey Graham

Lindsey Graham’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Chris Christie

Chris Christie’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

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Lincoln Chafee

Lincoln Chafee’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Lincoln Chafee’s answer: Yes Source

Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum’s political stances on economic stimulus

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.

Economic issues

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Rick Santorum’s answer: No Source

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