Issues and Issue Questions Available for Candidate Responses

These are the issues and questions we make available to the candidates to inform voters of their positions and views. All responses are provided by the candidate or are taken from the candidate's website, public statements or legitimate news articles.

Questions Available to All Candidates
Biographical
General (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)Military (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, type and date of discharge)
Reasons & Objectives
Why I Am Running for Public OfficeGoals If ElectedAchievements If ElectedAreas to Concentrate OnOn Entering Public ServiceOpinions of Other Candidates
Opinions of Other Candidates
Donald Trump on Hillary Clinton
Questions Available Only to U.S. President, U.S. House and U.S. Senate Candidates
Immigration
ImmigrationIllegal Immigration and ReformMuslims Entering USIllegal Immigration AmnestyDream ActBorder SecuritySecuring Our BordersSocial Services to Illegal ImmigrantsChildren Citizenship of IllegalsEnglish as the Official National LanguageLocal Enforcement of Immigration LawsE-Verify SystemUndocumented Immigrants Impact on US EconomyFederal Enforcement of Immigration LawsState Enforcement of Federal Immigration LawsState and Local Immigration LawsHigh-Skilled Worker ImmigrationGuest Worker ProgramVisa EnforcementCitizenship through Military ServiceArizona's Strict New Immigration LawEnglish-Only LawsReview of the 14th AmendmentDeportationCitizenship for Illegal ImmigrantsSelf-DeportationReal ID ActDatabase Of ForeignersAmericanizationImmigration Application FeesUsing National Guard Troops to Secure Mexican BorderDriver's Licenses to IllegalsEmployers Who Hire IllegalsOrganization of American States (OAS) DiplomacyIllegal Immigration as a FelonyCriminalize Assistance to Illegal ImmigrantsH-1B ProgramImmigrant TroopsUndocumented ImmigrantsElectronic Verification System for EmployersLegal Status for Undocumented Farm WorkersNaturalization Backlog for ImmigrantsLegal Residency for Immigrant YouthAlien MinorsPermanent Partners Immigration ActMinutemen Project
Trade
GlobalizationTradePresidential Trade Fast-track AuthorityTrans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement (TPP)BrexitNorth America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)Trade Policy PrioritiesFree Market VisionTrade with ChinaFree Trade Agreements (FTA)Global Workers' RightsGlobal Environmental StandardsChina Currency ManipulationBarriers to American Goods in Other CountriesIncentives to Move OffshoreProtective TariffsTrade Adjustment Assistance (TAA)Unfair Trade PracticesTrade DeficitFast Track AuthorityWorld Trade Organization / General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (WTO/GATT)Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA)North American UnionOther Trade Agreements
Gay, Lesbian & LGBT
Gay, Lesbian & LGBTSame Sex MarriageSexual Orientation in Anti-Discrimination LawsSexual Orientation DiscriminationCivil Unions & Civil BenefitsBusiness Owners Refusing to Serve Gay WeddingsNorth Carolina Law Restricting Public Bathroom Use by Transgender PeopleAmending 1964 Civil Rights Act to include Sexual Orientation DiscriminationThe Military Don't Ask/Don't Tell PolicyProhibiting Same Sex Marriage Recognition between States (Defense of Marriage Act)Homosexuality as a Choice or GeneticsHomosexuality as being Immoral or a SinExposing Children to Gay CouplesMarriage Left Solely to the StatesFederal Constitutional Anti-Gay Marriage AmendmentEmployment Non-Discrimination ActEqual Tax Treatment of Same Sex CouplesDomestic PartnershipsDomestic Partner Health Benefits ActComparison of Gay Gights Movement with Civil Rights MovementLegislation for Hate CrimesGays Serving in the MilitaryGays Adopting Children
Civil Rights
Civil RightsReligious Rights vs Property RightsProperty Rights vs. Civil RightsUSA Patriot ActGender Equality & Women's IssuesHate CrimesHuman RightsEqual Rights AmendmentPersons with DisabilitiesPrivacyNational Security Agency (NSA) Electronic Surveillance of US CitizensPrivacy and Civil Liberties Oversight BoardAnti-semitism
Federal Budget & Fiscal Policy
Fiscal PolicyReducing the DeficitDeficit SpendingDebt LimitGovernment Shut DownFederal Budget & DebtEntitlementsGold StandardEarmarksGovernment EfficiencyBalanced Budget & Constitutional AmendmentPresidential Line-item Veto PowerSpending LimitsPay-As-You-Go (PAYGO) Rule for Tax Cuts or New Spending
National Security & Terrorism
National SecurityMuslim Terrorist AttacksWar on Terrorism PoliciesWar on TerrorWaterboardingGuantanamo Bay Prison (GITMO)National Security Agency (NSA)NSA Surveillance of CitizensRadical IslamCyber SecurityUSA Patriot ActAl-QaedaTorture of TerroristsMaking Our Homeland More SecureRecommendations of the 9/11 CommissionRadical FundamentalismWeapons of Mass DestructionBioterrorismDepartment of Homeland Security (DHS)National Guard in the Department of Homeland Security vs. DefenseIntelligenceDomestic Intelligence AgenciesColor-Coded Warning SystemLocal First RespondersAir SecurityPort SecurityRail SecurityHazardous Materials SecuritySpent Nuclear FuelDrinking Water SecurityEvacuation PreparednessNational Intelligence Estimate AssessmentTerrorist Prisoner RightsTrials of Terrorist and Combantant DetaineesHabeas Corpus and Legal Rights for Combatant DetaineesEnemy Combatants
Government
GovernmentCorruption and Government EthicsRegulationsBureaucracy & RegulationsPartisan GridlockLimits on Personal ContributionsUS PresidentTerm Limits for US Representatives and SenatorsTerm Limits for Supreme Court & Federal JusticesSpecial InterestsSuper PACsEntitlement ReformInfluence of Religion in GovernmentGovernment ReformGovernment AccountabilitySenate Filibuster RuleGovernment AgenciesState Block GrantsStates' RightsLobbying ReformReporting of Lobbyist ContactsGovernment Officials Becoming LobbyistsExecutive Branch Employees Accepting Corporate GiftsEarmarksPrivatizationSunset ClausesFreedom of Information ActCitizen ParticipationAvailability of Government InformationLive Broadcasts of Agency DeliberationsSingle 6 Year Term for US PresidentFEMA and Hurricane KatrinaNew OrleansU.S. Postal Service
Elections & Politics
ElectionsPersonal Campaign FundingYounger VotersVoting Right of Felons & Ex-PrisonersCampaign Contribution Limits (Citizens United)Muslim PresidentKoch BrothersCampaign Spending LimitsVoter Photo ID and Other RequirementsTea Party MovementElection ReformCampaign Finance ReformPolitical Expenditures Disclosure527 'Stealth' PACsBundling Campaign ContributionsPublic Funding of Political CampaignsSmall DonorsSoft-money Political ContributionsLobbyist Campaign ContributionsReform of Redistricting (Gerrymandering)Voting and Election ReformVoting Machines and Paper BallotsElection-day RegistrationEqual Ballot Box AccessHelp America Vote Act of 2002DC Voting Representation in Congress
Courts, Laws & Justice
CourtsSupreme CourtSupreme Court’s Citizens United CasePrisonsSecurity Document LeaksDeath PenaltyConstitutionAmerica's Criminal Justice SystemBlack Lives MatterRacial ProfilingJustice DepartmentCriminals Serving Their Full TermsThree Strikes Criminal Sentencing StandardVideotaping Criminal InterrogationsMandatory Minimum SentencingCrack-Powder Sentencing DisparityJudicial Discretion and Alternative SentencingVoting Rights for X-FelonsProperty Rights and Eminent DomainPrivacy RightsObscenity LawsActivist Judges Legislating from the BenchJudicial AppointmentsConservative / Liberal Balance on Supreme CourtFederal Judges Confirmation ProceduresLegal ReformTort Reform and Frivolous SuitsAlternative Dispute ResolutionProduct Liability ReformCaps on Punitive DamagesClass Action ReformBankruptcy ReformBankruptcy Means-Testing & Restrictions
American Minorities
Muslim AmericansLatino AmericansAfrican AmericansNative AmericansRacism and Race RelationsRacial ProfilingAffirmative ActionNational Campaign for ToleranceAfrican American ReparationsNative Americans in American SocietyNative American RightsCasinos on Native American ReservationsUS Treaties with Native Americans
Abortion, Pro-Life, Stem Cell & Cloning
AbortionPlanned ParenthoodHealth Insurance Covering Birth ControlLegality of Abortion - Roe v. WadePro-Life and Pro-ChoiceStem Cell ResearchParental NotificationLife Beginning at ConceptionCriminalizing Out-of-State AbortionsAbortion ProtestersRight to Life Constitutional AmendmentAccess to ContraceptionThe Morning After Pill (Plan B)Partial-birth AbortionsFederal Funding for AbortionUnborn Victims of Violence ActChild Custody Protection ActAbortion for Rape and IncestStem-cell Research for Medical AdvancementsUsing Embryos in Stem Cell ResearchFederal Funding for Stem Cell ResearchCloningAnimal CloningHuman Cloning
Iran
Iran, a General StatementIran Nuclear DealMilitary StrikeSanctionsIranian OppositionIran DiplomacyPresident AhmadinejadIran's involvement in IraqEconomic Sanctions Against Iran
Foreign Policy
Foreign PolicyRefugee CrisisNuclear Weapons & Non-Proliferation TreatyOverseas InterventionsForeign AidNorth KoreaRussia, Ukraine and Eastern EuropeMost Important Foreign Policy IssuesChinaChina as a ThreatChina's Human RightsAsiaNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)EuropeCubaPuerto RicoEmbargo of CubaIndiaLatin America (South & Central)MexicoAfricaSudan & DarfurPromotion of Democracy Around WorldAmerica's Image AbroadCIAUnited Nations (UN)International Criminal Court (ICC)Nuclear Treaty with IndiaUS TreatiesWorldwide HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and MalariaNuclear Proliferation & Nuclear TerrorismHugo Chavez and Fidel CastroThird World Debt ReliefBalkansBurmaG8 (Group of Eight Countries)Dubai Ports Administration PurchaseUnilateralism
Middle East
Middle EastISISIsraelIsraeli and Palestinian ConflictRadical IslamSyriaSaudi ArabiaArab SpringEgypt, Libya, and TunisiaPalestinian StatehoodRecognition of a Palestinian StatePalestinian West Bank and GazaPalestinian Death TollWar in LebanonHizbullah and HamasTurkey
Afghanistan, Pakistan & Iraq
AfghanistanPakistanIraqTimetable for WithdrawalUS Military Presence in AfghanistanPresident Hamid KarzaiDrone StrikesTaliban & Radical Islamic JihadistsIraq PolicyIraq WarIraq ReconstructionIraq Political ProgressPrivate Security like BlackwaterCutting Off War FundingFederalizing Iraq into Kurd, Shiite and Sunni StatesSunnis and ShiitesHumanitarian Situation in IraqLength of DeploymentsContinued US Military Presence in IraqDeadline for US PulloutTroop SurgeIraq's Role in War on TerrorLoss of American Lives in IraqStaying in Iraq for "as long as it takes to do the job"Iraq Role in Making Americans Safer
Military & Defense
MilitaryUse of Military ForceDefenseDefense SpendingMilitary FamiliesGays in the MilitaryCommander in ChiefGitmoMissile Defense SystemDefense and Military BudgetDepartment of Defense and PentagonMilitary AdequacyMilitary Industrial EstablishmentCluster BombsReducing Military CostsRe-instituting the DraftMilitary Base Realignment and Closures (BRAC Commission)Reservists and National GuardMilitary Pay, Medical Care and BenefitsNational Guard / Reserve Pay, Medical Care and BenefitsAnti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) TreatyNuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)
Jobs
JobsPaid Sick, Family and Maternity LeaveWorking ClassEqual PayForeign Job OutsourcingAffirmative ActionWorkplace Violence Against WomenIndependent WorkersFamily and Medical Leave ActUnemployment InsuranceWorkplace ProtectionsMine Safety and HealthJob GrowthGovernment Subsidized JobsReward companies that create domestic jobsChild LaborQuality of JobsOccupational Safety and Health (OSHA)Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)Unemployment Insurance (UI)Workers BenefitsOvertime RightsEmployment DiscriminationRetirees Returning To Work
Guns
GunsRight to Own Guns - Second AmendmentGun Control LegislationMental Health and Mass ShootingsGun-free ZonesRight to Carry a Concealed HandgunRenewal of Ban on Assault Weapons PurchasesHigh Capacity Magazines, Gun Locks and AmmunitionNational Rifle Association (NRA)DC Gun BanGun ShowsState Gun LegislationGun Manufacturer Law Suits
Economy
EconomyEconomic Grown and StimulationWealth InequalityAmerica's InfrastructureDecline of Middle ClassJob CreationRecessionFederal ReserveFederal Reserve's Interest Rate PolicyAging of Population
Business
BusinessSmall BusinessWall StreetBankingDodd-Frank ActGlass-Steagall ActBusiness Tax IncentivesCapitalismAuto IndustrySarbanes-Oxley ActRelationship of Big Business and GovernmentExecutive CompensationConsumer PiracyMinority-Owned BusinessesStart-Up IncubatorsForeign Ownership of American BusinessesDecline in ManufacturingAntitrust EnforcementIntellectual Property ProtectionPatent SystemReporting and Recordkeeping Requirements
Labor Wages & Unions
LaborWagesMinimum WageWage DiscriminationUnionsEmployee Free Choice ActRight-to-Work LawsNational Labor Relations Board (NLRB)Worker RetrainingImmigration of Highly Skilled WorkersTime-and-a-Half for OvertimeDavis Bacon ActPolitical Activities of Public Union MembersWage Gap between Rich and PoorCEO PayWage Gap between Men and WomenOrganized Labor's Place in AmericaPermanent Replacement of StrikersDeclining Percent of Unionized Workers
Taxes
TaxesTax ProposalsTax CodeMortgage Interest DeductionTax ReformOffshore Tax Havens and Bank AccountsTax LoopholesIncome Tax RatesTaxing the the Wealthiest 1%Corporate Income TaxesTaxes on Interest, Dividends, and Capital GainsProperty TaxesEstate Taxes (Death / Birth Tax)Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)Extending the Bush Tax CutsValue-Added TaxTaxes PolicyNational Sales TaxFlat TaxEarned Income Tax Credit (EITC)Marriage PenaltyIncome Tax on SeniorsTax Rates on Private Equity Funds2001 Tax CutsTax Credits for CollegeTax Credits for Health CareChild Tax CreditTax-Free Savings AccountsBusiness Tax CreditsR&D Tax CreditCorporate Tax LoopholesOil Company Tax BreaksInternal Revenu Service (IRS)Profit Sharing Tax Credit
Education
EducationCommon Core EducationPre-SchoolHigher EducationStudent Loans, Scholarships and Pell GrantsNo Child Left Behind Act, a General StatementSex Education and Birth Control OptionsEvolution and Intelligent Design EducationGay and Lesbian Orientation EducationReligion in Public SchoolsPublic Schools K-12"Under God" in the Pledge of AllegianceLocal Control Over EducationTeacher Textbook SelectionPrivate School VouchersCharter SchoolsSchool SafetyStandardized TestingTeacher TenureImproving EducationEducation Tax CreditsTeacher UnionsDepartment of EducationHead StartHigh SchoolsAdult EducationDropoutsCommunity CollegesClassroom SizeExtended Learning TimeAfter-School ProgramsParental InvolvementComputers in SchoolsFederal MandatesFederal Funding of Private SchoolsNo Child Left Behind Act Federal Funding LevelTeacher PayTeacher StandardsStudent StandardsNational Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)Education Global SuperiorityJunk Food Vending Machines in Public SchoolsEducation Gap with Other CountriesSchool ChoiceHome SchoolingSpecial EducationMagnet SchoolsRural SchoolsSummer SchoolBoy-Girl Achievement GapBlack-White Achievement GapTitle IX 'Equal Opportunities for Girls'Bilingual EducationMath and ScienceArt and MusicDrugs in Schools
Illegal Drugs & Marijuana
Illegal DrugsMedical Use of MarijuanaLegalization of MarijuanaOpioidsWar on DrugsPunishments for Drug CrimesDrug CzarMarijuanaDrug PreventionDrug RehabilitationInterstate Drug TraffickingDoping in SportsMetamphetamines
Poverty & Welfare
PovertyUrban PovertyUrban RecoveryRural PovertyRural RecoveryHungerPoor ChildrenHousing AssistanceKatrina VictimsWelfareFaith-based Initiative FundingImproving the Welfare System
Environment
EnvironmentGlobal Warming, Climate ChangeClean Water Act and Water QualityOceansKeystone XL PipelineANWR (Arctic National Wildlife Refuge) Oil DrillingEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA)Environmental RegulationClean Air Act & Clear Skies InitiativeClean Air TechnologiesCarbon TaxGreenhouse Gas Emission LimitsDeveloping World Greenhouse EmissionsDeveloping World and Climate ChangeEnvironment Technology for Developing WorldTropical DeforestationCap-and-Trade System to Reduce Carbon EmissionsFree Market IncentivesPower Plant EmissionsHigher Gasoline TaxKyoto ProtocolU.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)Clean Drinking WaterToxic WastePolluter-Pays Superfund FeesInterior DepartmentNational ParksNational Forests and Healthy Forests InitiativeNational Forest Roadless Area Conservation ActLand, Rivers and LakesFactory FarmsTropical RainforestsWetlandsInvasive SpeciesEndangered SpeciesCruelty to AnimalsRecycling and Trash
Internet, Media & Communications
InternetInternet NeutralityCyber SecurityInternet Freedom Preservation ActTaxes on Internet PurchasesHigh Speed Broadband DeploymentBroadband Access for Rural and Disadvantaged CommunitiesSpammingInternet CrimeInternet PornographyInternet Sexual Assault of ChildrenParental BlockingInternet Privacy ProtectionsDigital Rights ManagementInternet GamblingChinese Censorship of InternetRich Poor 'Internet Divide'E-Science ResearchMedia, a General StatementFederal Communications Commission (FCC)Concentrated of Media OwnershipWireless SpectrumAdult-Oriented Commercial Advertising
Medical Insurance
Health InsuranceAffordable Care Act (Obamacare)Medicare VouchersUniversal Medical Care / InsuranceMedicareFixing MedicareMedically Uninsured or UnderinsuredPre-Existing Health ConditionsFixing Medical InsuranceMedical Malpractice Lawsuit LimitationsEmployers' Medical InsuranceEmployers vs Employees As Chief Health Care BuyerCoverage of ChildrenState Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)Free Market Health CareHealth Insurance Purchase ChoicesPortable Medical InsuranceState PlansHealth Savings Accounts (HSAs)Market-Based Medical InsuranceMedical Insurance Block GrantsMedicaidTRICARE Health InsuranceMedical Insurance DiscriminationMisuse of Health RecordsMedicare Reimbursement FormulasUniform Billing and ClaimsPaperless ClaimsFederal Employee Health Benefit Plan (FEHBP) Buy-InFederal Reinsurance Medical PoolChronic & Catastrophic IllnessesHealth Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)Medical Malpractice ReformBusiness Tax Credits for Employee Health CoverageTax Credit / Deductible for Medical Insurance
Crime
Crime, a General StatementHuman TraffickingPolice & FBI AgentsReducing CrimeRehabilitationRecidivismNeighborhood CrimeYouth and Gang CrimeIdentity TheftHate CrimeSex-related CrimesCrimes Against ChildrenViolence Against WomenChild Abuse And NeglectCorporate CrimeVictimless CrimesNon-Violent CrimeDomestic ViolenceRapeCorporate Fraud
Health & Medical
Health & Medical CareMental HealthVaccinations & ImmunizationsImproving Health & Medical CareReducing Health Care CostsRationing Health CareDisease PreventionRural Health CareHealth Information Interchange NetworkQuality and Cost ReportingBiomedical SuperiorityPatient's Bill of RightsMedical ErrorsHealth Opportunity AccountsAlternative MedicineNational Institutes of Health (NIH)Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)Medical ResearchPhysiciansNursesPublic Health WorkersAssociation Health Plans (AHP)Children's HealthWomen's HealthElderly's HealthHealth DisparitiesExposure to Toxic ChemicalsHIV/AIDSCancerLead PoisoningMercury PollutionObesityDiabetesBird Flu (Avian Influenza)Drug AddictionMad CowWest Nile VirusAutismAsthmaAlzheimer's DiseaseSubstance AbuseResistance to Antibiotics
Energy, Gas, Oil & Autos
EnergyEnergy Independence from Foreign OilHydraulic FrackingOil DrillingNuclear PowerOffshore Oil DrillingGas PricesOil and Gas SubsidiesOil Company ProfitsCanadian Oil (Keystone) PipelineRenewable Energy, Solar, Biomass and WindFuel Efficiency & Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) StandardsCoalShale Gas DevelopmentRegulation of Energy CompaniesGulf Oil SpillEnergy Efficiency and StandardsGreen Homes and ImprovementsEnergy Research and DevelopmentRenewable Fuels, Biofuels and EthanolSolar Energy Investment Tax Credit BillHydrogen Cell Fuel InitiativeUtility DeregulationNatural GasElectricity Transmission GridEnergy BillDepartment of EnergyDomestic Energy ProductionLow Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)Production Tax CreditStrategic Energy FundEnergy Efficient Government BuildingsGas & Oil, a General StatementDeveloping World Oil DemandWellhead TaxLow Carbon FuelsAuto IndustryHybrid & All Electric CarsFlexible Fuel Vehicles
Values, Religion & Family
Planned Parenthood & Family PlanningSexual Misconduct of PoliticiansFamilyFamily ValuesChurch & State - First AmendmentSchool & Public PrayerAmerican ValuesReligionValuesTolerance & Political CorrectnessEuthanasia and Assisted SuicideNational Endowment for the Arts (NEA)Mosque Near Ground ZeroPope's Prosecution ImmunityReligion in GovernmentA Candidate's Religious BeliefsAtheists and AgnosticsMormon Religion and PolygamyOrdination of Gay ClergyOrdination of Women ClergyEvolution vs. Intelligent DesignFaith-Based Volunteer EffortsChild CareFoster CareAdoptionFatherhoodChild Custody and SupportChild Support Enforcement BudgetTeen PregnancyLow-Income First-Time MothersPrejudiceIndecency in the MediaMedia Violence and SexPornography and Adult Oriented MediaDesecration of Flag Constitutional AmendmentBoy Scouts and Girl Scouts
Transportation
Transportation, a General StatementInfrastructureAmtrakHighwaysTraffic CongestionTelecommutingHighway SafetyDrunk DrivingRailAirPublic TransportationBikes and PedestriansSeaports
Veterans
Veterans, a General StatementVeterans' Health and Medical CareGI Bill & Veterans' BenefitsRetired Veterans Benefits and Health CareSurvivor BenefitsDisabled Veterans Health CareHomeless VeteransVetreran Job RetrainingDepartment of Veterans Affairs (VA)Veterans FundingDisability ClaimsPost-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Brain Injuries (TBI)Persian Gulf War IllnessesAgent Orange Related IllnessWalter Reed Army Medical Center ScandalPOWs and MIAsVeterans Administration (VA)Theft of Military Identity Data from VAVeterans' Recognition
Homes
Housing, a General StatementSubprime Mortgage CrisisDeclining Home PricesForeclosuresMortgage LendingFederal Mortgage RegulationMortgage CreditPredatory LendingFreeze Adjustable-rate Mortgage Interest RatesMortgage Bankers Lending StandardsFederal Housing Administration (FHA)Neighborhoods, a General StatementCommunity DevelopmentCommunity Development Block Grant ProgramHomeownershipAffordable HousingLow Income HousingHomelessnessVeteran Homeownership
Prescription Drugs
Prescription Drugs, a General StatementMedicare Prescription Drug PlansMedicare Part D Prescription Drug Program for SeniorsSafety of Prescription DrugsImporting Prescription Drugs from CanadaSafety of Imported DrugsIncreasing Prescription Drug CompetitionNegotiating Pharmaceutical PricesBringing Generic Drugs on the Market SoonerMedicare Beneficiaries without Prescription-drug CoveragePrescription Drug MarketingRegulating Drug Advertising, Like Cigarettes and Alcohol
Social Security & Pensions
Social SecurityWelfareLong Term Viability of Social SecurityPrivatizing Social SecuritySocial Security Trust FundRaising the Retirement Age or Reducing Payment LevelsMeans Testing for Social Security PaymentsTax on Social Security BenefitsPensionsPension ReformPension Benefit Guaranty CorporationCorporate Defined Benefit Pension DefaultsKey Employee Retention PlansIndividual Retirement Accounts401(k) PlansSavers' CreditOther Retirement Improvements
Consumers
Consumers, a General StatementCredit CardsConsumer Fraud and ProtectionTelemarketingCredit Card Bill of RightsCredit Card Company PracticesCredit AgenciesTruth In LendingInsurance IndustryFinancial Consumer ProtectionPayday LoansImported Products' SafetyConsumer Product SafetyConsumer Products Safety Commission
Public Service
Public Service, a General StatementMandate Public ServiceEnlarged National Service ProgramAmeriCorpsPeace Corps
Science, Technology & Space
InnovationResearch & TechnologyBiodiversity & BiotechnologyScienceNanotechnologiesNational Science Foundation (NSF) FundingSpaceWomen and Minority Research GrantsNational Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)Transfer Space Travel to Private CompaniesSpace StationAerospace Industry
Food & Agriculture
FoodAgricultureAgriculture ReformsGenetically Engineered Food (GMOs)Food and Drug Administration (FDA)Protecting Food SafetyCountry of Origin LabelingDepartment of AgricultureFamily FarmFarm BillFarm SubsidiesFarmer Owned Biofuel RefineriesFarm Service Agency (FSA) ClosingsFarm Crop SupportsFarm Corporation SubsidiesOther Farm Assistance
Alcohol, Cigarettes & Gambling
Alcohol, a General StatementLower Drinking Age from 21Requiring States Set the Legal Drinking Age to 21 to Receive Federal FundsSelling Alcohol To MinorsDrunk Driving And Breath TestsUnderage DrinkingCigarettes, a General StatementSmoking and Tobacco BuyoutGambling, a General Statement
Financial Crisis
Financial CrisisBanks too Big to FailBank & Financial Corp BailoutsBail Outs of General Motors and ChryslerFannie Mae and Freddie Mac$700 Billion Troubled Asset Relief BailoutConsumer Financial Protection BureauFinancial Industry RegulationProsecution of Financial FraudInvestment BankingHigh-Frequency TradingHedge Funds & Private Equity FirmsFinancial MeltdownAmerica's Brand of Capitalism
Questions Available Only to Nebraska Statewide, House and Senate Candidates
Homeland Security
Nebraska Security from Terror Attack, a General StatementMaking Nebraska More SecureNebraska National Guard in the Department of Homeland Security vs. DefenseNebraska Local First Responders Federal FundingNebraska Airport SecurityNebraska Rail SecurityNebraska Border SecurityNebraska Port Security
Economy
Nebraska Economic Impact ProjectsNebraska Economy, a General StatementStimulating Nebraska's Economy
Trade
Nebraska Trade with Other Countries, a General StatementBarriers to Nebraska Goods in Other CountriesProtective Tariffs for Nebraska Goods
Business
Nebraska Business, a General StatementNebraska's Small BusinessesNebraska Business Tax IncentivesNebraska Real EstateNebraska Credit And Banking
Taxes
Nebraska Tax CreditsNebraska Tax BreaksNebraska Taxes, a General StatementNebraska Sales TaxNebraska Property Taxes
Environment
Water-Related Issues in NebraskaNebraska's Environment, a General StatementGlobal Warming, Climate ChangeKyoto ProtocolNebraska State ParksNebraska Greenhouse-gas Emission LimitsNebraska Clean Air and WaterNebraska's Land, Rivers and LakesNebraska Recycling and TrashNebraska's Toxic WasteNebraska's Invasive SpeciesNebraska's Endangered Species
Energy
Nebraska Energy, a General StatementNebraska Energy Efficiency StandardsRenewable EnergyAlternate Energy Development
Gas & Oil
Oil and Gasoline, a General StatementNebraska Fuel Economy StandardsOil Company ProfitsEthanolHybrid and All Electric Cars
Transportation
Nebraska Transportation, a General StatementNebraska Highway CongestionNebraska Driver's LicensesNebraska Motor Vehicles And InspectionsNebraska Roads and HighwaysNebraska Highway SafetyHigh-occupancy LanesDriver Safety MeasuresNebraska Drunk DrivingNebraska Rail TransportationAmtrakNebraska Air TravelOff-road VehiclesNebraska Bikes and Pedestrians
Immigration
Nebraska Immigration, a General StatementNebraska Social Services to Illegal ImmigrantsUsing Nebraska National Guard Troops to Secure Mexican BorderBeefing Up the Nebraska Border PatrolFederal Enforcement of Immigration LawsIllegal Immigration as a FelonyAmnesty for Illegal Immigrants in USLocal Enforcement of Immigration LawsCriminalize Assistance to Illegal ImmigrantsGuest Worker ProgramUndocumented Immigrants in USElectronic Verification System for EmployersLegal Status for Undocumented Farm WorkersLegal Status for Children of Undocumented Immigrants Born in USLegal Residency for Immigrant Youth
Education
Nebraska Community CollegesNebraska School DistrictsNebraska ArtsNebraska Focus Schools and ProgramsNebraska Learning and TransportationNebraska Distance EducationNebraska Early Childhood EducationNebraska Early Childhood EducationNebraska Immigrant Student TuitionNebraska Education, a General StatementImproving Nebraska EducationNebraska Higher EducationFederal Funding of Nebraska Private SchoolsNebraska Standardized TestingNo Child Left Behind Act, a General StatementNo Child Left Behind Act Nebraska Federal Funding LevelNebraska Standards for TeachersJunk Food Vending Machines in Nebraska Public SchoolsPrivate School VouchersCharter SchoolsTeacher Tenure in Nebraska Public SchoolsNebraska Special EducationTeaching Evolution and Intelligent DesignTeaching of Sex Education and Birth Control OptionsTeacher Selection of TextbooksReligion in Public SchoolsUnder God in the Pledge of Allegiance"Nebraska Student Loans, and ScholarshipsNebraska Tax Credits for Tuition CostsLocal Control Over EducationAchievement Gap between Boys and GirlsTitle IX 'Equal Opportunities for Girls'Home SchoolingSchool SafetyNebraska's Average Classroom SizeComputers in Nebraska Schools
Health
Nebraska Health, a General StatementImproving Nebraska Health CareReducing Health Care CostsNebraska Children's Health CareNebraska ObesityNebraska Drug AddictionNebraska SmokingNebraska Mental Health CareNebraska Nursing Homes, Hospices and Assisted Living
Medical
Nebraska Medicine, a General StatementImproving Nebraska Medical FacilitiesAttracting Doctors and Medical Care ProvidersNebraska Medical Malpractice Lawsuit LimitationsNebraska Medical Malpractice Damage Caps
Medical Insurance
Health Insurance, a General StatementHealth Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)Nebraska Medically Uninsured or UnderinsuredNebraska Business Tax Credits for Employee Health CoverageState Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)
Consumers
Nebraska Consumers, a General StatementNebraska Consumer Fraud and ProtectionNebraska Telemarketing
Prescription Drugs
Nebraska Prescription Drugs, a General StatementNew Federal Medicare Drug BenefitImporting Prescription DrugsNebraska Negotiating Pharmaceutical PricesNebraska Regulating Drug Advertising, Like Cigarettes and Alcohol
Pensions
Nebraska State Pensions, a General StatementNebraska Pension Reform
Welfare
Nebraska Welfare, a General StatementImproving Nebraska Welfare System
Housing
Nebraska Housing, a General StatementNebraska Rental Housing SupportNebraska Housing AffordabilityNebraska Building Codes
Illegal Drugs
Nebraska Illegal Drugs, a General StatementMetamphetamines in Nebraska
Marijuana
Marijuana, a General StatementNebraska Medical Use of MarijuanaNebraska Legalization of Marijuana
Alcohol
Alcohol, a General StatementSelling Alcohol To Minors in NebraskaNebraska Drunk Driving, Breath Tests and Alcohol-Related CrimesNebraska Liquor LicensesNebraska Underage Drinking
Cigarettes
Cigarettes, a General StatementNebraska Restrictions on Smoking
Crime
Prostitution in NebraskaNebraska Law EnforcementNebraska Crime, a General StatementReducing Crime in NebraskaNebraska Hate CrimeNebraska Sex-related CrimesNebraska Crimes Against ChildrenNebraska Child Abuse And NeglectNebraska Domestic ViolenceNebraska RapeNebraska Youth and Gang Crime
Courts
Arbitration in NebraskaNebraska Courts, a General StatementNebraska Judicial Discretion in SentencingNebraska Activist Judges Legislating from the BenchCourt CostsNebraska Public Defender Services
Justice
Nebraska Criminal Justice System, a General StatementNebraska PrisonsNebraska Minority IncarcerationNebraska Voting Rights for X-FelonsNebraska Privacy RightsNebraska Death Penalty
Guns
Nebraska Guns, a General StatementNebraska Ban on Assault Weapons PurchasesNebraska Gun Control LegislationCitizens Bearing ArmsNebraska Guns for Hunting and SportNebraska Gun PermitsCarrying Concealed Pistol
Civil Rights
Nebraska Civil Rights and Liberties, a General StatementAnti-SemitismWomen's IssuesNebraska Persons with DisabilitiesNebraska Property Rights vs. Civil RightsNebraska PrivacyNational Security Agency (NSA) Electronic Surveillance of US CitizensNational Security Agency (NSA) Collection of US Phone Records
Gay
Gay Rights, a General StatementHomosexuality as a Choice or GeneticsNebraska Gay MarriageNebraska State Constitutional Anti-Gay Marriage AmendmentNebraska Equal Legal Rights for Domestic PartnershipsNebraska Civil UnionsNebraska Legislation for Hate CrimesGays Serving in the Military
Afro Americans
Afro-Americans, a General StatementRacismRacial Profiling
Latinos
Latino Americans, a General Statement
Native Americans
Native Americans, a General StatementTaxes on Native AmericansNative American Children
Abortion
Injury to Fetus in NebraskaNebraska Abortion, a General StatementRight to Life, a General StatementNebraska Criminalizing Crossing State Lines for AbortionsNebraska Parental NotificationPro-Life and Pro-ChoiceRoe v. WadeThe Morning After Pill (Plan B)Partial-birth AbortionsNebraska Abortion for Rape and IncestNebraska Adoption
Stem Cell
Nebraska Stem Cell Research, a General StatementNebraska Stem-cell Research for Medical AdvancementsNebraska Using Embryos in Stem Cell Research
Cloning
Cloning, a General StatementAnimal CloningHuman Cloning
Values
Values, a General StatementNebraska Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide
Family
Family, a General StatementFamily ValuesIndecency in the MediaMarriageNebraska Gay MarriageMedia Violence and SexPornographyNebraska Child CareNebraska Foster CareNebraska Adoption AssistanceNebraska Child Custody and SupportBoy Scouts and Girl Scouts
Religion
Religion, a General StatementReligious Expression in Nebraska Public SchoolsSeparation of Church and StateEvolution vs. Intelligent DesignFaith-based Initiative FundingOrdination of Gay ClergyOrdination of Women Clergy
Patriotism
Patriotism, a General StatementDesecration of Flag Constitutional AmendmentDisplay and Burning of Flag
Gambling
Gambling, a General StatementNebraska Lottery
Government
Local Government in NebraskaNebraska Performance AuditingSalaries of Nebraska Public EmployeesNebraska State Government and Agencies, a General StatementNebraska Seizing Property by Eminent DomainNebraska Government Reform, a General StatementNebraska Lobbying ReformNebraska Influence of Special InterestsNebraska Campaign Spending LimitsNebraska Campaign Contribution LimitsNebraska Public Funding of Political CampaignsNebraska Soft-money Political ContributionsNebraska Reform of Redistricting (Gerrymandering)Nebraska Voting and Election ReformNebraska Regulatory Relief and Reform
Fiscal Policy
Nebraska Fiscal Policy, a General StatementNebraska BudgetNebraska Balanced BudgetNebraska State Spending
Legal Reform
Nebraska Legal Reform, a General StatementNebraska Product Liability ReformNebraska Class Action ReformNebraska Bankruptcy ReformNebraska Medical Malpractice Reform
Jobs
Nebraska Jobs, a General StatementNebraska Job GrowthNebraska Quality of JobsAffirmative ActionNebraska Mine Safety and HealthForeign OutsourcingNebraska Child LaborNebraska Occupational Safety and HealthNebraska Unemployment InsuranceNebraska Workers BenefitsNebraska Employment DiscriminationEmployer-Employee Relations
Organized Labor
Nebraska Unions, a General StatementOrganized Labor in NebraskaDeclining Percent of Unionized WorkersCollective Bargaining
Wages
Nebraska Wages, a General StatementNebraska Minimum WageNebraska Wage Gap between Rich and PoorNebraska Wage Gap between Men and Women
Military
Military, a General StatementNebraska Military Base Realignment and Closures (BRAC Commission)Nebraska Reservists and National GuardNebraska Military FamiliesGays in the Military
Veterans
Veterans, a General StatementVeterans' Beneifts
Science
Nebraska Science, a General StatementNebraska Science Research and Development
Technology
Nebraska Technology, a General StatementNebraska Technology Research and DevelopmentNebraska Technology RegulationSafety of Technological ProductsNebraska Telecommunications
Internet
Internet, a General StatementInternet GamblingInternet NeutralitySpammingNebraska Taxing Internet PurchasesInternet PornographyDigital Rights Management
Agriculture
Nebraska LivestockNebraska Waste ManagementNebraska Agricultural Research and DevelopmentNebraska Farming - MiscellaneousNebraska Agriculture, a General StatementNebraska Farm SubsidiesFarm Crop SupportsFarm Corporation Subsidies
Food
Food, a General StatementGenetically Engineered Food
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