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Distribution of answers submitted by Democrats.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Nov 29, 2016. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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Learn more about Flag Burning
In 2006, the U.S. Senate rejected a Constitutional Amendment which would have allowed Congress to pass legislation prohibiting the burning or desecration of the U.S. flag. The Flag Protection Act of 2005 was introduced by Senators Bob Bennett (R-Utah), Hillary Clinton (D-NY), Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Mark Pryor (D-ARK) and Thomas Carper (D-Del). The Act proposed a punishment of up to one year in jail and a fine of no more than $100,000. See recent flag burning news
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No, it is a freedom of choice, however criminalizing the desecration of the flag just makes it a more appealing prospect for some elements, something they can do to get attention and upset people, if it does not matter it becomes a waste of time. It is a... 8 months ago from a Democrat in Sioux Falls, SD
Yes, but instead of paying legal and jail costs, provide the individual a one way bus ticket to the nearest boarder. 8 months ago from a Democrat in Bradenton, FL