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The quick guide to America’s political parties

Complete list of the political parties political stances

Republican

Republican’s political stances

Social issues

Do you support NFL players “taking a knee” in protest of racial injustice and police brutality? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Pro-life, but allow in cases of rape, incest, or danger to the mother or childSource

Should the government continue to fund Planned Parenthood? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, and the government should not give funds to any organizations that perform abortionsSource

Do you support the legalisation of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, and gay couples should not be able to adopt childrenSource

Should transgender people be allowed to serve in the U.S. Military? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, but the owner must post a sign stating their beliefs and what they refuseSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should Confederate monuments and memorials be removed from public grounds? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, and repeal anti-discrimination laws for private companiesSource

Should AntiFa be declared a domestic terrorist organization? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Should bakeries be required to make wedding cakes for gay couples? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, but only for horrific crimes with undeniable evidenceSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, but they should be allowed to refuse artificial life supportSource

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, preventing women from serving in combat roles is discriminatorySource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, each state should have the right to display any flag they chooseSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

Should sports betting be legal? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, as long as it is safe for them to return to their countrySource

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

Republican’s answer: YesSource

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should illegal immigrants have access to government-subsidised healthcare? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, but they should be allowed to purchase private healthcareSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, and ban all immigration until the government improves its screening processSource

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, and all illegal immigrants should be deportedSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted legal citizenship? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, but the government should provide free language learning coursesSource

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

Republican’s answer: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, all illegal immigrants should be turned over to federal authorities and deportedSource

Should working illegal immigrants be given temporary amnesty? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, fine companies that employ illegal immigrantsSource

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

Republican’s answer: Decrease, and the government should provide more incentives to prepare our citizens for these jobsSource

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Healthcare issues

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

Republican’s answer: No, government should not be involved in healthcareSource

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Do you support the legalisation of Marijuana? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, and increase penalties for non-violent drug offendersSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: More, and replace the VA healthcare system with a personal health savings accountSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, and eligibility should only include the elderly and disabledSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican voters: NoSource

Economic issues

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, test anyone receiving money from the government including employees and politiciansSource

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, and abolish the federal income taxSource

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, this will only cause prices to increase in a never ending cycleSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: More, and deny benefits to immigrantsSource

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Remove taxes on corporations and tax shareholder dividends insteadSource

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, NAFTA helps lower the prices of consumer productsSource

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, our economy and businesses cannot afford a decrease in worker productivity right nowSource

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: HurtSource

Should the government increase tariffs on imported products from China? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, increasing the capital gains tax will limit investment in our economySource

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

Republican’s answer: No, recession is a natural cycle that purges excessSource

Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, we deserve to know who the bank gives money toSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, it will bring economic growth to all countries involvedSource

Should the current estate tax rate be decreased? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, and we should eliminate itSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should the government subsidise farmers? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, end all government subsidies and let the free market run its courseSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, pension spending is out of control and must be reducedSource

Would you favour an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, as long as offshore income is reportedSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: IncreaseSource

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, they should be tried in military tribunals but not subject to tortureSource

Should our country remain in NATO? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: YesSource

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, and increase funding in order to move our embassy to JerusalemSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, but only if they are convicted terroristsSource

Should the government send in ground troops to fight ISIS? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, send at least 10,000 ground troopsSource

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Decrease, until we drastically reduce our national budget deficitSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, but only with permission from the country in questionSource

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

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Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, Assad is a brutal dictator and must be removed from powerSource

Should the government provide assistance to protesters in Iran? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, surveillance of all foreign countries is essential to tracking potential terrorist threatsSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, the Russian invasion of the Ukraine threatens the balance of power in the regionSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, and establish a no-fly zoneSource

Should our country defend other NATO countries that maintain low military defense budgets relative to their GDP? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, and refusing to defend other NATO countries sets a dangerous precedent for the balance of global powerSource

Should Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of Israel? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Should the government cancel production of the F-35 fighter? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

Domestic Policy issues

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, it is unconstitutional to deny someone’s rights without due processSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, term limits will increase performance and prevent corruptionSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, this decision should be based on crime rates instead of race or religionSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, this would make the internet faster and more reliable for usersSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activitySource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, gerrymandering gives an unfair advantage to the party in power during redistrictingSource

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

Are you in favour of decriminalising drug use? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, we should pass tougher drug lawsSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, people are now living longer than when the program was createdSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, but only if landowners are compensated drastically above fair market priceSource

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

Republican’s answer: No, but investigate the CIA and NSA directors as wellSource

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, and minority groups should not receive any favourable treatmentSource

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Electoral issues

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

Republican voters: NoSource

Should foreign lobbyists be allowed to raise money for elections? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

Should the electoral college be abolished? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should a photo ID be required to vote? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, this will prevent voter fraudSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, but limit the amount they can donateSource

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, and make it a lifetime banSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican’s answer: YesSource

Education issues

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

Republican’s answer: No, and transition all current government student loans into privately managed accountsSource

Do you support Common Core national standards? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, education should be handled at the state and local level instead of the national levelSource

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

National Security issues

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

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations to prevent climate change? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Should the government stop construction of the Dakota Access pipeline? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

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

Republican voters: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: Yes, but increase oversightSource

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

Republican voters: NoSource

Should the U.S. expand offshore oil drilling? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, and provide more incentives for alternative energy productionSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Science issues

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

Republican’s answer: YesSource

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

Republican’s answer: NoSource

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: Yes, and nationalise the industrySource

Should the government fund space travel? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, we should focus on saving the Earth instead of leaving itSource

Criminal issues

Should police officers be required to wear body cameras? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: No, it should be a police department’s or officer’s choice to wear oneSource

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

Republican voters: YesSource

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: NoSource

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

Republican voters: NoSource

Should prisons ban the use of solitary confinement for juveniles? stats discuss

Republican’s answer: YesSource

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Republican voters: NoSource

Democratic

Democratic’s political stances

Social issues

Do you support NFL players “taking a knee” in protest of racial injustice and police brutality? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Pro-choice, I don’t agree but the government has no right to ban itSource

Should the government continue to fund Planned Parenthood? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, their services reach far beyond abortions and can save many lives through cancer screening, prenatal services, and adoption referralsSource

Do you support the legalisation of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but allow churches the right to refuse same-sex ceremoniesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should transgender people be allowed to serve in the U.S. Military? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, all customers deserve to be treated equallySource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, except for religious organizations and charities that oppose the use of contraceptionSource

Should Confederate monuments and memorials be removed from public grounds? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should AntiFa be declared a domestic terrorist organization? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

Should bakeries be required to make wedding cakes for gay couples? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and consentual sex with a spouse under the age of 18 should be classified as statutory rapeSource

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only if there is no chance they will survive their illnessSource

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, preventing women from serving in combat roles is discriminatorySource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only for large international corporationsSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, and ban any public display of the flagSource

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

Democratic voters: YesSource

Should sports betting be legal? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should illegal immigrants have access to government-subsidised healthcare? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but they should be deported after treatmentSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but deny eligibility for financial assistance and scholarshipsSource

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

Democratic voters: YesSource

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted legal citizenship? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only after performing 4 years of military service or graduating collegeSource

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, make it easier for immigrants to access temporary work visasSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

Should working illegal immigrants be given temporary amnesty? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only if they pay taxesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: IncreaseSource

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

Healthcare issues

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, it is immoral to deny health insurance to people with pre-existing conditionsSource

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

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Do you support the legalisation of Marijuana? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Less, we should increase funding to improve the current system insteadSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic voters: YesSource

Economic issues

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and businesses should be required to publish their salary ranges for each positionSource

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: No, this is a waste of time and moneySource

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and adjust it every year according to inflationSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only for companies with 100+ employeesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, reduce military spending insteadSource

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

Democratic’s answer: MoreSource

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: eliminate tax loopholes and stop the CEOs from stashing money away in tax havens (i.e. Cayman Islands) If loopholes were gone, we wouldn't need to raise taxes on the super rich and the corporations.Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and the government should break up existing mega corporationsSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Help, but ban their ability to make political donationsSource

Should the government increase tariffs on imported products from China? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, China should be punished for artificially manipulating their currencySource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and increase to the average U.S. tax rate (31.5%)Source

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but in the form of increased spending on infrastructureSource

Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should the current estate tax rate be decreased? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, for government workers but not for politiciansSource

Should the government subsidise farmers? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, privately managed accounts will jeopardise the financial security of senior citizensSource

Would you favour an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: No, property taxes are the most reliable and consistent form of state revenueSource

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, exempting online retailers from sales taxes is not fair to traditional storesSource

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: No, classify it as a commoditySource

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, we should accept 10,000 refugeesSource

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: IncreaseSource

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, give them a fair trial and shut down Guantanamo BaySource

Should our country remain in NATO? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and use the U.N. peacekeeping forces to protect our interestsSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, torture is inhumane, unethical, and violates the 8th amendmentSource

Should the government send in ground troops to fight ISIS? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: No, not until they attack us on U.S. soilSource

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: I am satisfied with the current amount of spendingSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should the government provide assistance to protesters in Iran? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, the Russian invasion of the Ukraine threatens the balance of power in the regionSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should our country defend other NATO countries that maintain low military defense budgets relative to their GDP? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and refusing to defend other NATO countries sets a dangerous precedent for the balance of global powerSource

Should Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of Israel? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

Should the government cancel production of the F-35 fighter? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

Domestic Policy issues

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, require strict background checks, psychological testing, and trainingSource

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, term limits will increase performance and prevent corruptionSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, switch to a multi-member, proportionally selected redistricting systemSource

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Are you in favour of decriminalising drug use? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, eliminate the income cap on taxable earnings and stop spending current funds on other programs insteadSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only in extreme cases of national emergencySource

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

Democratic’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actionsSource

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Regardless, we should create more social programs to address povertySource

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

Electoral issues

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

Should foreign lobbyists be allowed to raise money for elections? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

Should the electoral college be abolished? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

Should a photo ID be required to vote? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: No, this will disadvantage those who do not have the resources to obtain oneSource

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

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and make it a lifetime banSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, politicians should not be bought by wealthy donorsSource

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Education issues

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and increase government funding so every student receives a free college educationSource

Do you support Common Core national standards? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, national standards will help improve our national average and better prepare students for collegeSource

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

National Security issues

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations to prevent climate change? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should the government stop construction of the Dakota Access pipeline? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

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

Democratic voters: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

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

Democratic voters: YesSource

Should the U.S. expand offshore oil drilling? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: NoSource

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, wind power is the best alternative to coal and natural gasSource

Science issues

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

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but with exceptions for those whose religious beliefs forbid use of vaccinesSource

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

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should the government fund space travel? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, and drastically increase NASA’s current budgetSource

Criminal issues

Should police officers be required to wear body cameras? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

Democratic voters: NoSource

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only after completing their sentences and parole/probationSource

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

Democratic voters: YesSource

Should prisons ban the use of solitary confinement for juveniles? stats discuss

Democratic’s answer: YesSource

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Democratic voters: YesSource

Libertarian

Libertarian’s political stances

Social issues

Do you support NFL players “taking a knee” in protest of racial injustice and police brutality? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Pro-choiceSource

Should the government continue to fund Planned Parenthood? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the government should not give funds to any organizationsSource

Do you support the legalisation of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but allow churches the right to refuse same-sex ceremoniesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Should transgender people be allowed to serve in the U.S. Military? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, it should be covered like any other prescriptionSource

Should Confederate monuments and memorials be removed from public grounds? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, there are only two genders which are genetically not psychologically determinedSource

Should AntiFa be declared a domestic terrorist organization? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

Should bakeries be required to make wedding cakes for gay couples? stats discuss

Libertarian have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, as long as it does not reference a specific religionSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but only after a psychological examination to show they fully understand this choiceSource

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, preventing women from serving in combat roles is discriminatorySource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, board members should be the most qualified regardless of genderSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but their identity must be privately verified by a female staff memberSource

Should sports betting be legal? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Should illegal immigrants have access to government-subsidised healthcare? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the government should never subsidise healthcareSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, banning immigrants based on their religion is unconstitutionalSource

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, as long as they pay taxesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted legal citizenship? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, they must formally apply like every other new citizenSource

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, we should embrace the diversity that immigrants add to our countrySource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, just enforce the current border policySource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should working illegal immigrants be given temporary amnesty? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, fine companies that employ illegal immigrantsSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: IncreaseSource

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

Healthcare issues

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, and the government should not be involved in health insuranceSource

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

Libertarian voters: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the government should never regulate prices of private businessesSource

Do you support the legalisation of Marijuana? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

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

Libertarian voters: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: MoreSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Economic issues

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, there are too many other variables such as education, experience, and tenure that determine a fair salarySource

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, only if they have a criminal history related to drug abuseSource

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Abolish the income tax, disallow all deductions and increase the sales taxSource

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, most minimum wage jobs are meant to develop experience, not support a familySource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, too many workers take advantage of these programsSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, and increase taxesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: More, and deny benefits to immigrantsSource

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: LowerSource

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, but we should adopt a unilateral free trade policySource

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, the government should not interfere with the free marketSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the government is currently over-regulating private businessesSource

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: HurtSource

Should the government increase tariffs on imported products from China? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, increasing the capital gains tax will limit investment in our economySource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but I would prefer to abolish it and return to the gold standardSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, this will incentivise companies to move jobs out of the countrySource

Should the current estate tax rate be decreased? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, and we should eliminate itSource

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

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the government subsidise farmers? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but only for future workersSource

Would you favour an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, property taxes rates do not reflect the owners ability to paySource

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, as long as offshore income is reportedSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, the federal government does not have the authority to impose state and local taxesSource

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and it has no intrinsic valueSource

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but we should accept much more than the proposed 10,000 refugeesSource

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: DecreaseSource

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Should our country remain in NATO? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, we should stay out of Middle Eastern conflictsSource

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, cut all support and aidSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, torture is an ineffective form of interrogationSource

Should the government send in ground troops to fight ISIS? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, not until they attack us on U.S. soilSource

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: DecreaseSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, the military has no right to do so without a Congressional declaration of warSource

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, we must use every diplomatic option firstSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, we should stay out of conflicts that are not an immediate threat to our securitySource

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the government provide assistance to protesters in Iran? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, we should stay out of conflicts that do not directly threaten usSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should our country defend other NATO countries that maintain low military defense budgets relative to their GDP? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and we should withdraw from NATOSource

Should Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of Israel? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

Should the government cancel production of the F-35 fighter? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Domestic Policy issues

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, but increase penalties for gun-related crimesSource

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, this is a slippery slope that will eventually ban the sale of guns to anyoneSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, term limits will increase performance and prevent corruptionSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, this decision should be based on crime rates instead of race or religionSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, this is a violation of free speechSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, manufacturers and dealers should only be held liable for negligenceSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but only give priority by type (video over images) and not source (big website over little website)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

Libertarian’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activitySource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, switch to a multi-member, proportionally selected redistricting systemSource

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and pass strict laws prohibiting government surveillance without probable cause and a warrantSource

Are you in favour of decriminalising drug use? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, and retroactively reduce sentences for those already serving timeSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but I would prefer to privatise it insteadSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the government should never be allowed to seize private propertySource

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

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Electoral issues

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

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Should foreign lobbyists be allowed to raise money for elections? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Should the electoral college be abolished? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Should a photo ID be required to vote? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, this will disadvantage those who do not have the resources to obtain oneSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but limit the amount they can donateSource

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, the current two-year ban is sufficientSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, this is a violation of free speechSource

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

Libertarian voters: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Education issues

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Do you support Common Core national standards? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, teach to each student's potential instead of uniform testingSource

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: YesSource

National Security issues

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

Libertarian voters: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations to prevent climate change? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the government stop construction of the Dakota Access pipeline? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

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

Libertarian voters: YesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, but not in heavily populated areasSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Should the U.S. expand offshore oil drilling? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and provide more incentives for alternative energy productionSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the government should never support unproven technologiesSource

Science issues

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

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: No, GMOs are the most promising solution to ending world hungerSource

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, temporarily while we increase investment into cleaner renewable alternativesSource

Should the government fund space travel? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and NASA’s budget should only be for military missionsSource

Criminal issues

Should police officers be required to wear body cameras? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, except for felons convicted of murder or violent crimesSource

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

Libertarian’s answer: YesSource

Should prisons ban the use of solitary confinement for juveniles? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: NoSource

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: NoSource

Constitution

Constitution’s political stances

Social issues

Do you support NFL players “taking a knee” in protest of racial injustice and police brutality? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Pro-life, but allow in cases of rape, incest, or danger to the mother or childSource

Should the government continue to fund Planned Parenthood? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Do you support the legalisation of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, and gay couples should not be able to adopt childrenSource

Should transgender people be allowed to serve in the U.S. Military? stats discuss

Constitution have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, but the owner must post a sign stating their beliefs and what they refuseSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, it should be covered like any other prescriptionSource

Should Confederate monuments and memorials be removed from public grounds? stats discuss

Constitution have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, and repeal anti-discrimination laws for private companiesSource

Should AntiFa be declared a domestic terrorist organization? stats discuss

Constitution have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should bakeries be required to make wedding cakes for gay couples? stats discuss

Constitution have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Yes, but only for horrific crimes with undeniable evidenceSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, combat roles place women in a high risk situation for sexual assaultSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, board members should be the most qualified regardless of genderSource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, but only at historical monuments where it was originally flownSource

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

Should sports betting be legal? stats discuss

Constitution have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

Should illegal immigrants have access to government-subsidised healthcare? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, and we should deport all illegal immigrantsSource

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

Constitution’s answer: YesSource

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Constitution voters: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, they should pay the same rate as out-of-state studentsSource

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

Should children of illegal immigrants be granted legal citizenship? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, they must formally apply like every other new citizenSource

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, and allow border states to manage their own security policySource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, all illegal immigrants should be turned over to federal authorities and deportedSource

Should working illegal immigrants be given temporary amnesty? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, but allow them to staySource

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

Constitution’s answer: Decrease, and the government should provide more incentives to prepare our citizens for these jobsSource

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

Healthcare issues

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

Constitution’s answer: No, open the markets so insurers can compete across state lines and reduce costsSource

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: The government should not be involved in health insurance.Source

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Do you support the legalisation of Marijuana? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: YesSource

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

Constitution voters: MoreSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, and each state should decide their own level of coverageSource

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

Economic issues

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

Constitution’s answer: No, the government should never determine what a private business should pay employeesSource

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Constitution voters: YesSource

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, private businesses should decide the amount of competitive incentives they offer to employees instead of a government mandateSource

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

Constitution’s answer: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: MoreSource

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Remove taxes on corporations and tax shareholder dividends insteadSource

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, trade between the member countries has become too imbalancedSource

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Constitution voters: YesSource

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Hurt, I support some private unions but am strongly against public unionsSource

Should the government increase tariffs on imported products from China? stats discuss

Constitution voters: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, increasing the capital gains tax will limit investment in our economySource

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Yes, but I would prefer to abolish it and return to the gold standardSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Should the current estate tax rate be decreased? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Yes, and we should eliminate itSource

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, not until we decrease our national debtSource

Should the government subsidise farmers? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, end all government subsidies and let the free market run its courseSource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, pension spending is out of control and must be reducedSource

Would you favour an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, the federal government does not have the authority to impose state and local taxesSource

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, classify it as a commoditySource

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, we should eliminate any opportunity for terrorists to enter the countrySource

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Increase, but only after our deficit is drastically reducedSource

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Should our country remain in NATO? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, not until they attack us on U.S. soilSource

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, we should not give aid to any foreign nationsSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, and remove the U.N. headquarters from the U.S.Source

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, but only as a last resortSource

Should the government send in ground troops to fight ISIS? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, we should stay out of this conflictSource

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: DecreaseSource

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

Constitution’s answer: YesSource

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, we should stay out of conflicts that are not an immediate threat to our securitySource

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, this would allow ISIS to control SyriaSource

Should the government provide assistance to protesters in Iran? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, spying on our allies severely damages our reputation abroadSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, we should stay out of conflicts that do not directly threaten usSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, we should let the Russians take out ISISSource

Should our country defend other NATO countries that maintain low military defense budgets relative to their GDP? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, and we should withdraw from NATOSource

Should Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of Israel? stats discuss

Constitution voters: YesSource

Should the government cancel production of the F-35 fighter? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

Domestic Policy issues

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

Constitution’s answer: No, but increase penalties for gun-related crimesSource

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Constitution have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

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

Constitution’s answer: No, this is a slippery slope that will eventually ban the sale of guns to anyoneSource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, term limits will increase performance and prevent corruptionSource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, and increase surveillance on all new immigrantsSource

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

Constitution voters: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: YesSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, only with a warrant showing probable cause of criminal activitySource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, switch to a multi-member, proportionally selected redistricting systemSource

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, and pass strict laws prohibiting government surveillance without probable cause and a warrantSource

Are you in favour of decriminalising drug use? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, we should pass tougher drug lawsSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, and stop spending current funds on other programsSource

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

Constitution’s answer: No, unless it is for an oil pipeline projectSource

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

Constitution’s answer: Yes, investigate the CIA and NSA directors insteadSource

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Constitution voters: YesSource

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: No, and minority groups should not receive any favourable treatmentSource

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Constitution voters: YesSource

Electoral issues

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

Should foreign lobbyists be allowed to raise money for elections? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

Should the electoral college be abolished? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

Should a photo ID be required to vote? stats discuss

Constitution’s answer: Yes, this will prevent voter fraudSource

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Constitution voters: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution’s answer: NoSource

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

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

Constitution voters: NoSource

Education issues

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

Constitution’s answer: No, and transition all current government student loans into privately managed accountsSource

Do you support Common Core national standards? stats