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The quick guide to America’s 2016 Presidential candidates stances on national security issues

Complete list of the 2016 Presidential candidate political stances

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

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

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Hillary Clinton voters: No Source

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

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

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

Hillary Clinton voters: No Source

Evan McMullin

Evan McMullin’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Evan McMullin voters: Yes Source

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

Evan McMullin voters: Yes Source

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

Evan McMullin voters: No Source

Jill Stein

Jill Stein’s political stances on national security issues

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.

National Security issues

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

Jill Stein voters: No Source

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

Jill Stein’s answer: No, they should be captured and given a fair trial Source

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

Jill Stein voters: No Source

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders’ political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Bernie Sanders voters: No Source

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

Bernie Sanders’ answer: Yes Source

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

Bernie Sanders voters: No Source

Gary Johnson

Gary Johnson’s political stances on national security issues

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.

National Security issues

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

Gary Johnson voters: No Source

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

Gary Johnson voters: Yes Source

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

Gary Johnson voters: No Source

Rocky De La Fuente

Rocky De La Fuente’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Rocky De La Fuente voters: No Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente voters: Yes Source

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

Rocky De La Fuente voters: No Source

Darrell Castle

Darrell Castle’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Darrell Castle voters: No Source

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

Darrell Castle voters: Yes Source

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

Darrell Castle voters: No Source

Zoltan Istvan

Zoltan Istvan’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Zoltan Istvan voters: No Source

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

Zoltan Istvan voters: Yes Source

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

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

Rand Paul

Rand Paul’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Rand Paul’s answer: No Source

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

Rand Paul voters: Yes, but only if there is undeniable evidence they are planning to attack our country Source

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

Rand Paul voters: No Source

Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Ted Cruz voters: Yes Source

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

Ted Cruz voters: Yes Source

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

Ted Cruz voters: No Source

Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Marco Rubio voters: Yes Source

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

Marco Rubio’s answer: No Source

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

Marco Rubio voters: No Source

John Kasich

John Kasich’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

John Kasich voters: Yes Source

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

John Kasich voters: Yes Source

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

John Kasich voters: No Source

Ben Carson

Ben Carson’s political stances on national security issues

National Security issues

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

Ben Carson voters: Yes Source

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

Ben Carson voters: Yes Source

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

Ben Carson voters: No Source

Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Jeb Bush voters: Yes Source

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

Jeb Bush voters: Yes Source

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

Jeb Bush has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Martin O'Malley

Martin O'Malley’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Martin O'Malley voters: No Source

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

Martin O'Malley voters: Yes Source

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? 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 national security issues

National Security issues

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

Scott Walker voters: Yes Source

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

Scott Walker voters: Yes Source

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? 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 national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Bobby Jindal voters: No Source

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

Bobby Jindal voters: Yes Source

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? 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 national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Carly Fiorina voters: Yes Source

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

Carly Fiorina voters: Yes Source

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

Carly Fiorina has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Mike Huckabee

Mike Huckabee’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Mike Huckabee voters: Yes Source

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

Mike Huckabee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Mike Huckabee has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Lindsey Graham

Lindsey Graham’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Lindsey Graham voters: No Source

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

Lindsey Graham voters: Yes Source

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

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

Chris Christie

Chris Christie’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

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

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

Chris Christie voters: Yes Source

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

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

Lincoln Chafee

Lincoln Chafee’s political stances on national security 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.

National Security issues

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

Lincoln Chafee voters: No Source

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

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

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? 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 national security 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.

National Security issues

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

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

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

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

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

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

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