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Distribution of answers submitted by Income (Less than $25K) voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Apr 10, 2014. 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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Eliminate corporate subsidies and reconfigure to a more equitable tax structure which forces trickle down. 5 years ago from a Green in Gainesville, GA
Reduce military spending and increase taxes, especially on large corporations. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Reynolds, GA
The government should manage the money it already receives to reduce the national debt and should cut out bureaucracy and waste from public programs, to make them less costly to taxpayers. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Tampa, FL
Government overspending needs to be curbed, starting with every voted official in Washington DC. Politicians have absolutely no concept of their constituent's financial straits, yet they keep voting themselves raises at the public's expense. 5 years ago from a Green in Eugene, OR
Cut earnings of US Government elected officials such as Congressmen, etc. We should in no way have millionaire Congressmen and Congresswomen. 5 years ago from a Republican in Goshen, NY
The government should increase NASA's budget as a means of increasing American innovation and as a means of improving our economy. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Gilbert, AZ
Didn't they already try to raise taxes? It did not fix the issues in the debt in America. We need to stop spending so much money and start saving. This would fix some of these issues we are dealing wit. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Euclid, OH
Yes, make cuts to defense. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Dublin, CA
The federal government should close many agencies like NSA, Dept of Ed, add term limits-let tax payers set wages for Congress and Senate and stop funding MOST social(ist) programs. 5 years ago from a Republican in Richmond, KY
Cut all foreign aid and take care of the people in the US, reduce immigration and require people to go through the legal avenues established. Also require those who want to live here to become US citizens. 5 years ago from a Republican in Saint Joseph, MO
Raise taxes and allow people too choose how they want their taxes spent . a certain percentage allowed for military, health care, infrastructure, the rest the taxpayers choice. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Clay City, KY
No, they make cuts to the people in Government and Corporations that put us in this mess in the first place. Why punish the average person who had nothing to do with increasing the National Debt?. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Aurora, CO
Yes, cut the budget to the Pentagon and increase taxes. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Burlington, VT
I think we need to have a long term spending plan and short term goals with the concept of reducing spending as revenues increase from proper revenue incentives. 5 years ago from a Republican in Las Vegas, NV
It depends on the spending---welfare needs to go away. It was created in a different day and time. It was never designed to be a life style. If a hard working American can loose their unemployment benefits after a given amount of time, we can certainly... 5 years ago from a Republican in Westland, MI
Stop giving money to other countries, keep it at home. we are making budget cuts, downsizing the military, and then we up and give a billion dollars to Ukraine. sheesh, the government needs to be on a cash basis, they run put of cash, then they cannot... 5 years ago from a Republican in Springfield, MO
Yes, but not to public works, welfare, or other programs that serve the common good. 5 years ago from a Green in Lafayette, LA
One way to reduce government spending is to tighten controls on not-for-profit groups and foundations. It is usually enough that they do not have to pay taxes. Our government should RARELY award grants and incentives in addition to other considerations.... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Greensboro, NC