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Distribution of answers submitted by Income ($150K-$200K) 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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They need to cut the private government spend and extended wages and benefits after government employees now longer hold a seat. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Titusville, FL
No, we should cut foreign aid first. 5 years ago from a Republican in Pewee Valley, KY
Spending should be reviewed on an individual basis and taxes should be increased in some instances. 5 years ago from a Green in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Cut the federal work force by 25 %. 5 years ago from a Republican in New York, NY
Yes, but not cuts to programs the promote jobs, economic growth, or those that help those out of work. 5 years ago from a Green in Glencoe, MO
Cut redundant programs that have overlapping missions and objectives. Centralize authority and command into clear channels of authority. 5 years ago from a Republican in Mechanicsburg, PA
we need to address the National Debt but we need to do this by addressing the many different issues surrounding that debt. The two biggest issues with the National Debt are Social Security and Military Spending.
The issue with social security is an
... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Staten Island, NY
Yes, except for the Defense. 5 years ago from a Republican in Saint Paul, MN
No, there should be cuts in budgets from already high-spending departments, like the Department of Defense. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Henderson, NV
Yes, but they should do so by increasing taxes equally across all income levels-even those on disability payment plans and unemployment. 5 years ago from a Republican in Lemoore, CA
The private sector should have the opportunity to see what is going to whom in public spending and some of the overspending and fraudulent spending should be stopped! Such as the ridiculous spent on building materials and such in government buildings,... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Vancouver, WA
They need to cut their spending , quit having a personal barber for congress that makes an incredible amount of money for example. they also need to quit giving out our tax money to any of congress etc. that hasn't worked for 20 years just like any... 5 years ago from a Republican in Mechanicsburg, PA
Reduce the size of the Federal government, thereby spending will be reduced. 5 years ago from a Green in Medford, OR
Elected officials should take a HUGE pay decrease and loose the extra "perks" after leaving office. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Apex, NC
They should cut government spending and government wadges and letting the government vote in their own wadge increase. 5 years ago from a Republican in Bountiful, UT
Cuts in public spending can be made at a slow rate, allowing those who depend on the current system time to find alternatives, and time for alternatives to be created. 5 years ago from a Republican in Provo, UT
We need to cut military spending by 5%, increase taxes on Americans who make between 250,000 and $400,000 by 2%. We then need to raise taxes on Americans who make between $400,001 and $750,000 by 4%. Finally, the U.S. needs to raise taxes on any American... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Tulsa, OK