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Distribution of answers submitted by Household (Single Moms) voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Mar 20, 2012. 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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* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
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Affirmative action is a policy that encourages the increased representation of members of a minority group. In the U.S. these policies are often enacted by employers and educational institutions in education or employment. See recent affirmative action news
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All citizens should receive EQUAL treatment under all laws of the United States. 5 years ago from a Republican in Moreno Valley, CA
No Affirmative programs. All white males who suffered from these programs and discrimination from minorities should be extremely compensated. 5 years ago from a Republican in Sargent, GA
No, too much affirmative action can lead to overlooking merit too much for it to be a good thing. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Sussex, NJ
People need to go get jobs! They should not be treated special for being a minority! Help is there for people to get it if they really need it not if they are just lazy!!!!!. 5 years ago from a Republican in Springdale, AR
No. Ppl with intelligence hire other ppl based on qualifications, merit, etc. Hiring based on race and/or gov't imposed quotas is unfair to the best candidate if he or she doesn't meet the race/gender requirement. Racism is a dying idea, thank... 5 years ago from a Republican in Lake Worth, FL
No, Affirmative action is the cause of the American double standards, It should be abolished. 5 years ago from a Republican in Baltimore, MD
Studies should be done to see where fairness will or will not prevail without aap's and states and counties make final decisions. 5 years ago from a Republican in Saint Paul, MN
Do you remember slavery? Do you remember the Civil Rights era? Do you remember Cointelpro? These are all government sponsored legislations and actions that have ruined African Americans for years to come. I do not like "affirmative action"... 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Miami, FL
Yes, and we should offer social programs to address poverty that is a result of treatment of minorities. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Brattleboro, VT
No, fair hiring for jobs should lie on the business owner not the government. There should not be programs giving ANYONE special treatment because of the color of their skin. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Clemmons, NC