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Social  ›  Gay Marriage

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but allow churches the right to refuse same-sex ceremonies

Social  ›  Abortion

What is your stance on abortion?

  Public statementsPro-choice, I don’t agree but the government has no right to ban it

Social  ›  LGBT Adoption Rights

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, as long as they pass the same background checks as straight couples

Healthcare  ›  COVID Mask Mandate

Should the federal government require people to wear face masks in public during the COVID pandemic?

  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Equal Pay

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and businesses should be required to publish their salary ranges for each position


Healthcare  ›  Stay At Home Order

Should the government enforce a “stay-at-home” order to combat the coronavirus?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Trump Impeachment

Do you support the impeachment of President Donald Trump?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, Trump committed a crime when he threatened to withhold aid from Ukraine

Social  ›  Marital Rape

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and consentual sex with a spouse under the age of 18 should be classified as statutory rape

Domestic Policy  ›  Gun Control

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, require strict background checks, psychological testing, and training

Crime  ›  Police Body Cameras

Should police officers be required to wear body cameras?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, this will protect the safety and rights of police officers and citizens

Healthcare  ›  Pre-Existing Conditions

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, it is immoral to deny health insurance to people with pre-existing conditions

Social  ›  Planned Parenthood Funding

Should the government continue to fund Planned Parenthood?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, their services reach far beyond abortions and can save many lives through cancer screening, prenatal services, and adoption referrals

Social  ›  Religious Freedom Act

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, all customers deserve to be treated equally

Healthcare  ›  Drug Price Regulation

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and the government should regulate the price of all prescription drugs

Domestic Policy  ›  Insurrection Act

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, the Posse Comitatus Act of 1878, prohibits the military from conducting law-enforcement

the Environment  ›  Climate Change

Should the government increase environmental regulations to prevent climate change?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and provide more incentives for alternative energy production

Social  ›  Gun Buyback

Should the federal government institute a mandatory buyback of assault weapons?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, it should be voluntary with strong financial incentives instead

Domestic Policy  ›  COVID-19 School Closures

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

  Party’s support baseYes

Healthcare  ›  Mental Health

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, our mental healthcare system needs more funding to provide a higher quality of care and services

Immigration  ›  Immigrant Children

Should adults that are illegally attempting to cross the U.S. border be separated from their children?

  Party’s support baseNo

Immigration  ›  Immigration Ban

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the United States?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, but we should spend more to increase our border security

Healthcare  ›  Stay-At-Home Order

When should your state end the “Stay at Home” order and reopen its economy?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseJune 1st

Immigration  ›  Muslim Immigrants

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, banning immigrants based on their religion is unconstitutional

Crime  ›  Defunding the Police

Should funding for local police departments be redirected to social and community based programs?

  Party’s support baseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Muslim Surveillance

Should local police increase surveillance and patrol of Muslim neighborhoods?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, this decision should be based on crime rates instead of race or religion

Domestic Policy  ›  Gerrymandering

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, gerrymandering gives an unfair advantage to the party in power during redistricting

the Economy  ›  Taxes

Should the U.S. raise taxes on the rich?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Social  ›  Racial Sensitivity Training

Should the federal government require racial sensitivity training for employees?

  Party’s support baseYes

Social  ›  Gender Identity

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and the government should do more to protect minorities from discrimination

the Economy  ›  Paid Sick Leave

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, the lack of paid sick leave is unfair to working men and women

Social  ›  Government Mandates

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, except for religious organizations and charities that oppose the use of contraception

Domestic Policy  ›  Armed Teachers

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, hire professionally trained security guards instead

Social  ›  Women in Combat

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, as long as they can pass the same physical tests as men

the Economy  ›  Minimum Wage

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and adjust it every year according to inflation

Education  ›  Student Loans

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and increase government funding so every student receives a free college education

Immigration  ›  Immigration

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted legal citizenship?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, if they were born here

Science  ›  Mandatory Vaccinations

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, they are essential to protecting other children who are too young to be vaccinated

Foreign Policy  ›  Iran

Should the U.S. go to war with Iran?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, the U.S. should encourage Iran to disarm through diplomatic channels

Healthcare  ›  Obamacare

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but a mandatory single payer system would be even better

Foreign Policy  ›  Mandatory Military Service

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, service should be a choice instead of an obligation

Domestic Policy  ›  Drug Policy

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and retroactively reduce sentences for those already serving time

Immigration  ›  Deporting Criminal Immigrants

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, as long as it is safe for them to return to their country

Foreign Policy  ›  United Nations

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and use the U.N. peacekeeping forces to protect our interests

Education  ›  Free College for All

Should the federal government pay for tuition at four-year colleges and universities?

  Party’s support baseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Term Limits

Should there be term limits set for members of Congress?

  Party’s support baseYes, term limits for the House but not the Senate

Domestic Policy  ›  No-Fly List Gun Control

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but not until the no-fly list screening process is improved for accuracy and includes due process

Elections  ›  Foreign Lobbying

Should foreign lobbyists be allowed to raise money for American elections?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, foreign interests should not be able to buy the influence of our politicians

Social  ›  Transgender Athletes

Should transgender athletes be allowed to compete in athletic events?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but only if their hormone levels are equivalent to those in the gender category in which they compete

Immigration  ›  Border Wall

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, this would be too costly and ineffective

Social  ›  Death Penalty

Do you support the death penalty?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo

Healthcare  ›  Marijuana

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana instead of criminalizing it

Education  ›  Critical Race Theory in K-12 Education

Should critical race theory be taught in K-12 education?

  Party’s support baseYes

Social  ›  Confederate Flag

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, it is a symbol of racism, separatism and treason

Healthcare  ›  Medicaid

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but I prefer switching to a single payer healthcare system

Elections  ›  Mail In Ballot

Should the US have a mail-in ballot process for whole states in local, state, and federal elections?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Immigration  ›  Immigration Healthcare

Should illegal immigrants have access to government-subsidized healthcare?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, if they pay taxes

Social  ›  Hate Speech

Should hate speech be protected by the first amendment?

  Party’s support baseNo

the Environment  ›  Alaska Wildlife Refuge

Should drilling be allowed in the Alaska Wildlife Refuge?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and increase alternative energy subsidies to eliminate our dependence on fossil fuels

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?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activity

Immigration  ›  Illegal Immigrant Detainment

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, only if they are convicted of a violent crime

Immigration  ›  Sanctuary Cities

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Elections  ›  Campaign Finance

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, politicians should not be bought by wealthy donors

Foreign Policy  ›  Foreign Elections

Should the government attempt to influence foreign elections?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and we should not try to influence any other country’s elections or policy

Immigration  ›  Immigrant Laborers

Should working illegal immigrants be given temporary amnesty?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, create a simple path to citizenship for immigrants with no criminal record

Elections  ›  Electoral College

Should the electoral college be abolished?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and switch to a ranked voting system

Healthcare  ›  Single-Payer Healthcare

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but allow people to use private insurance

Immigration  ›  Immigrant Assimilation

Should immigrants be required to learn English?

  Party’s support baseNo

Crime  ›  Private Prisons

Should the government hire private companies to run prisons?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, private prisons will sacrifice quality of care and rehabilitation services for profit

Elections  ›  Voter Fraud

Should a photo ID be required to vote?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and automatically register every citizen to vote when they turn 18

Social  ›  Gender Workplace Diversity

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, board members should be the most qualified regardless of gender

the Environment  ›  Alternative Energy

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, the government should support more sustainable energy technologies

Foreign Policy  ›  Israel Boycott

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, this is a violation of free speech

Immigration  ›  Border Security

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, make it easier for immigrants to access temporary work visas

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)?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet

Elections  ›  Right of Foreigners to Vote

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, only legal citizens should be allowed to vote

the Economy  ›  Corporate Mega Mergers

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and the government should break up existing mega corporations

the Economy  ›  Welfare Drug Testing

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, this is a waste of time and money

Foreign Policy  ›  NATO

Should the U.S. remain in NATO?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but NATO should focus more on counter-terrorism strategies

Domestic Policy  ›  Social Media Regulation

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, the government should not determine what is fake or real news

Social  ›  Safe Spaces

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, college is meant to challenge students thoughts and opinions so they are prepared for real life

Domestic Policy  ›  Patriot Act

Do you support the Patriot Act?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and pass strict laws prohibiting government surveillance without probable cause and a warrant

the Environment  ›  Oil Drilling

Should the U.S. expand offshore oil drilling?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and provide more incentives for alternative energy production

Immigration  ›  Skilled Immigrants

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseIncrease, our economy relies on businesses hiring the highest skilled workers at the lowest cost

Social  ›  Euthanasia

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but only after a psychological examination to show they fully understand this choice

Healthcare  ›  Medicaid Work Requirement

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, the vast majority of people who receive Medicaid are disabled

the Economy  ›  Government Spending

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, reduce military spending instead

Foreign Policy  ›  Israel

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseWe should give equal support to Israel and Palestine.

Immigration  ›  In-State Tuition

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, as long as they pay taxes

the Economy  ›  Corporate Tax

Should the U.S. raise or lower the tax rate for corporations?

  Party’s support baseRaise

Social  ›  Niqāb

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, we should respect all cultural traditions

Immigration  ›  Citizenship Test

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but it should only cover very basic and simple topics

Domestic Policy  ›  Flag Burning

Should it be illegal to burn the American flag?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, this is a violation of free speech

Foreign Policy  ›  Torture

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and we should strictly follow the laws of the Geneva Convention

Healthcare  ›  World Health Organization

Should the government fund the World Health Organization?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Elections  ›  Minimum Voting Age

Should the minimum voting age be lowered?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and voters should be required to pass a basic test demonstrating their understanding of politics in order to vote

the Environment  ›  Fracking

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, we should pursue more sustainable energy resources instead

Elections  ›  Campaign Finance

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and political campaigns should be publicly funded

Healthcare  ›  Medicare Drug Prices

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Whistleblower Protection

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but only if releasing the information does not threaten our national security

Elections  ›  Candidate Transparency

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and require a public audit each year they are in office

Elections  ›  Lobbyists

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and ban all forms of lobbying

Domestic Policy  ›  Gun Liability

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, manufacturers and dealers should only be held liable for negligence

the Economy  ›  Welfare

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

  Party’s support baseFewer

Domestic Policy  ›  Supreme Court Reform

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

  Party’s support baseYes

Foreign Policy  ›  Yemen

Should the U.S. provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, we should stay out of conflicts that are not an immediate threat to our security

Foreign Policy  ›  Soleimani

Do you support the killing of Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, this could unnecessarily start another war in the Middle East

Crime  ›  Solitary Confinement for Juveniles

Should prisons ban the use of solitary confinement for juveniles?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and we should create more social programs to help prevent and rehabilitate criminals

Foreign Policy  ›  North Korea Military Strikes

Should the U.S. conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, we must use every diplomatic option first

Social  ›  First Amendment

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but do not waste money removing existing references

the Economy  ›  Universal Basic Income

Do you support a universal basic income program?

  Party’s support baseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Affirmative Action

Do you support affirmative action programs?

  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Free Tax Filing

Should the IRS create a free electronic tax filing system?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

the Economy  ›  Labor Unions

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseHelp, in theory but have recently become corrupt and should have their powers limited

Education  ›  Common Core

Do you support Common Core national standards?

  Party influenceYes, I support the concept but not the current implementation

Healthcare  ›  Safe Haven

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, drug abuse should be treated as a health issue, not a criminal issue

the Environment  ›  Dakota Access Pipeline

Should the government stop construction of the Dakota Access pipeline?

  Party’s support baseYes

the Environment  ›  Plastic Product Ban

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

  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Economic Stimulus

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, the government should intervene to boost a recovery

the Economy  ›  Capital Gains Tax

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and increase to the average U.S. tax rate (31.5%)

the Environment  ›  Animal Testing

Should researchers be allowed to use animals in testing the safety of drugs, vaccines, medical devices, and cosmetics?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but not for cosmetics

National Security  ›  Military Congressional Approval

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, Congress should approve all military conflicts

Foreign Policy  ›  Military Spending

Should the government increase or decrease military spending?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseDecrease

Foreign Policy  ›  Foreign Aid

Should the US increase or decrease foreign aid spending?

  Party’s support baseIncrease

the Environment  ›  Paris Climate Agreement

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo

the Economy  ›  Overtime Pay

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and the government should do more to protect workers’ rights

Crime  ›  Criminal Voting Rights

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, every citizen deserves the right to vote

Domestic Policy  ›  Eminent Domain

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, as long as landowners are fairly compensated and the projects will benefit the community

Foreign Policy  ›  ISIS Ground Troops

Should the U.S. send ground troops into Syria to fight ISIS?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, conduct targeted airstrikes instead

Foreign Policy  ›  Afghanistan

Should the United States pull all military troops out of Afghanistan?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Foreign Policy  ›  Drones

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but only with permission from the country in question

Healthcare  ›  VA Privatization

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseLess, we should increase funding to improve the current system instead

Domestic Policy  ›  Social Security

Should the government raise the retirement age for Social Security?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, this will disadvantage low income seniors whose life expectancy is lower than wealthier seniors

Immigration  ›  Dual Citizenship

Should immigrants to the United States be allowed to hold dual citizenship status?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, unless they have committed an act of terrorism

Crime  ›  Mandatory minimum prison sentences

Do you support mandatory minimum prison sentences for people charged with drug possession?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo

Elections  ›  Criminal Politicians

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, as long as it was not a felony, violent, financial, or sexual crime

Crime  ›  Drug Trafficking Penalties

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, I do not believe in the death penalty

Crime  ›  Prison Overcrowding

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but they must perform community service on a daily basis

Foreign Policy  ›  Syrian Refugees

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but only after extensive background checks and continuous monitoring to ensure they have no terrorist connections

Foreign Policy  ›  Terrorism

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, give them a fair trial and shut down Guantanamo Bay

National Security  ›  Foreign Assassination

Should the US assassinate suspected terrorists in foreign countries?

  Party influenceYes

the Economy  ›  Estate Tax

Should the current estate tax rate be decreased?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and increase it at a progressive rate

the Economy  ›  NAFTA

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, NAFTA helps lower the prices of consumer products

the Economy  ›  China Tariffs

Should the U.S. increase tariffs on imported products from China?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo

the Economy  ›  Tech Monopolies

Should the government break up Amazon, Facebook and Google?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo

the Economy  ›  Domestic Jobs

Should the President offer tax breaks to individual companies to keep jobs in the U.S.?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, but drastically increase taxes and import tariffs on outsourcing businesses

Science  ›  Space Exploration

Should the government fund space travel?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and drastically increase NASA’s current budget

Foreign Policy  ›  War on ISIS

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, we should not legitimize ISIS as a sovereign entity

the Economy  ›  Federal Reserve

Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, we deserve to know who the bank gives money to

Science  ›  GMO Labels

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, consumers have a right to know what is in their food

Education  ›  Universal Pre-K

Should the federal government fund Universal preschool?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, as long as parents also have the option to send their child to private school

Foreign Policy  ›  Ukraine

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, we should pursue diplomatic options instead

Domestic Policy  ›  College Sports and COVID

Should college sports be played in the fall of 2020?

  Party’s support baseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Political Advertising on Social Media

Should social media companies ban political advertising?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo

Foreign Policy  ›  Cuba

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Science  ›  Nuclear Energy

Do you support the use of nuclear energy?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, temporarily while we increase investment into cleaner renewable alternatives

Foreign Policy  ›  NATO

Should the U.S. defend other NATO countries that maintain low military defense budgets relative to their GDP?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, and refusing to defend other NATO countries sets a dangerous precedent for the balance of global power

the Economy  ›  Tariffs

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, a global free trade system is better for our businesses and consumers

the Economy  ›  Farm Subsidies

Should the government subsidize farmers?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but only small local farms instead of large corporations

the Economy  ›  Offshore Banking

Should U.S. citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts?

  Party’s support baseNo

Foreign Policy  ›  NSA Surveillance

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, spying on our allies severely damages our reputation abroad

Domestic Policy  ›  Edward Snowden

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, he should be protected under the Whistleblower Protection Act

Education  ›  Charter Schools

Do you support charter schools?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but not at the expense of funding public schools

the Economy  ›  Pension Reform

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, privately managed accounts will jeopardize the financial security of senior citizens

the Economy  ›  Property Taxes

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, but decrease tax rates for senior citizens

Foreign Policy  ›  India Arms

Should the U.S. sell military weapons to India in order to counter Chinese and Russian influence?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and we should increase diplomatic efforts to resolve conflicts peacefully

Foreign Policy  ›  Russian Airstrikes in Syria

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, we should not get involved

the Economy  ›  Government Pensions

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, adjust them yearly for cost of living

Foreign Policy  ›  Jerusalem

Should Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of Israel?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, and foreign governments should not move their embassies there

the Economy  ›  Trans-Pacific Partnership

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, there are too many hidden provisions in this specific agreement

Foreign Policy  ›  Hong Kong Fugitive Extradition

Should the Chinese government be able to extradite fugitives from Hong Kong?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo

the Economy  ›  State Ownership

Should the government acquire equity stakes in companies it bails out during a recession?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, the government should never own shares of private companies

Education  ›  School Truancy

Should the government decriminalize school truancy?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes

Transportation  ›  Public Transportation

Should the government increase spending on public transportation?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseYes, but only if the spending goes towards environmentally friendly solutions

the Economy  ›  Online Sales Tax

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

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, customers should pay the sales tax from the seller’s state

the Environment  ›  Corporate Subsidies

Should cities be allowed to offer private companies economic incentives to relocate?

  Party’s support baseYes, as long as the local environment is not compromised

the Economy  ›  Bitcoin

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, classify it as a commodity

Domestic Policy  ›  Greenland

Should the United States acquire Greenland?

  Party’s support baseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Air Force One

Should the military upgrade Air Force One?

  Lyndon B. Johnson voterbaseNo, not until the cost ($4B) is dramatically reduced