Try the political quiz

Joe Biden’s policies on domestic policy issues

Candidates

Topics

Domestic Policy  ›  Gun Control

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

  Public statementsYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Trump Impeachment

Do you support the impeachment of President Donald Trump?

  Public statementsYes, and Trump should resign from office

Domestic Policy  ›  Insurrection Act

Should the President of the United States have the power to deploy military troops in order to stop protests?

  Joe Biden voterbaseNo, this will only incite further violence

Domestic Policy  ›  COVID-19 School Closures

Should the state government order schools to provide online only classes in order to combat coronavirus?

  Joe Biden voterbaseYes, and provide free internet access to low income families

Domestic Policy  ›  Armed Teachers

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?

  Voting recordNo


Domestic Policy  ›  Drug Policy

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use?

  Voting recordNo, and increase punishment for drug dealers

Domestic Policy  ›  Term Limits

Should there be term limits set for members of Congress?

  Public statementsYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Gerrymandering

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

  Public statementsYes

Domestic Policy  ›  NSA Domestic Surveillance

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

  Public statementsNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Muslim Surveillance

Should local police increase surveillance and patrol of Muslim neighborhoods?

  Public statementsNo, targeting Muslims is unconstitutional, racist, and incendiary

Domestic Policy  ›  Net Neutrality

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)?

  Public statementsNo

Domestic Policy  ›  No-Fly List Gun Control

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

  Public statementsYes, if the government considers you too dangerous to board a plane you should not be able to buy a gun

Domestic Policy  ›  Social Media Regulation

Should the government regulate social media sites, as a means to prevent fake news and misinformation?

  Joe Biden voterbaseNo, the government should not determine what is fake or real news

Domestic Policy  ›  Gun Liability

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

  Voting recordYes, any business should be held liable if the primary use of its product is for illegal activity

Domestic Policy  ›  Patriot Act

Do you support the Patriot Act?

  Voting recordYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Supreme Court Reform

Should the Supreme Court be reformed to include more seats and term limits on judges?

  Joe Biden voterbaseYes, but only reform to include more seats

Domestic Policy  ›  Whistleblower Protection

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers?

  Joe Biden voterbaseYes, but only if releasing the information does not threaten our national security

Domestic Policy  ›  Flag Burning

Should it be illegal to burn the American flag?

  Voting recordNo, this is a violation of free speech

Domestic Policy  ›  Affirmative Action

Do you support affirmative action programs?

  Public statementsYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Eminent Domain

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

  Joe Biden voterbaseYes, as long as landowners are fairly compensated and the projects will benefit the community

Domestic Policy  ›  Social Security

Should the government raise the retirement age for Social Security?

  Public statementsNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Political Advertising on Social Media

Should social media companies ban political advertising?

  Joe Biden voterbaseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  College Sports and COVID

Should college sports be played in the fall of 2020?

  Party’s support baseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Edward Snowden

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

  Public statementsNo, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions

Domestic Policy  ›  Juneteenth

Should Juneteenth be declared a federal holiday?

  Joe Biden voterbaseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Greenland

Should the United States acquire Greenland?

  Joe Biden voterbaseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Air Force One

Should the military upgrade Air Force One?

  Joe Biden voterbaseNo, not until the cost ($4B) is dramatically reduced