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The quick guide to America’s 2016 Presidential candidates stances on domestic policy issues

Complete list of the 2016 Presidential candidate political stances on domestic policy issues

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s political views on domestic policy issues

Donald Trump is President elect of the United States. Trump was a New York City based real estate developer, television personality and author. Trump is an alumnus of Fordham University and the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce.

Domestic Policy issues

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Should there be term limits set for members of Congress? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Should victims of gun violence be allowed to sue firearms dealers and manufacturers? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Should people on the “no-fly list” be banned from purchasing guns and ammunition? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Should local police increase surveillance and patrol of Muslim neighborhoods? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes, until the frequency of terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists decrease Source

Should the NSA (National Security Agency) be allowed to collect basic metadata of citizen’s phone calls such as numbers, timestamps, and call durations? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes, basic data collection is necessary to track suspected terrorists Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Should the redrawing of Congressional districts be controlled by an independent, non-partisan commission? stats discuss

Donald Trump has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government be allowed to seize private property, with reasonable compensation, for public or civic use? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Should internet service providers be allowed to speed up access to popular websites (that pay higher rates) at the expense of slowing down access to less popular websites (that pay lower rates)? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government raise the retirement age for Social Security? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Should the U.S. government grant immunity to Edward Snowden? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Donald Trump’s answer: No Source

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton’s political views on domestic policy issues

Hillary Clinton was the Democratic Party’s nominee for the President of the United States in the 2016 election. Clinton served as United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, a U.S. Senator from New York State from 2001 to 2009 and First Lady of the United States under President Bill Clinton from 1993 to 2001. Clinton is an alumna of Wellesley College and Yale Law School.

Domestic Policy issues

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes, require strict background checks, psychological testing, and training Source

Should there be term limits set for members of Congress? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton has not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should victims of gun violence be allowed to sue firearms dealers and manufacturers? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

Should people on the “no-fly list” be banned from purchasing guns and ammunition? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: The "no-fly list" as it is needs to be reevaluated. 

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

Should local police increase surveillance and patrol of Muslim neighborhoods? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No, targeting Muslims is unconstitutional, racist, and incendiary Source

Should the NSA (National Security Agency) be allowed to collect basic metadata of citizen’s phone calls such as numbers, timestamps, and call durations? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Patriot Act? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Should the redrawing of Congressional districts be controlled by an independent, non-partisan commission? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes  Source

Should the government be allowed to seize private property, with reasonable compensation, for public or civic use? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes, as long as landowners are fairly compensated and the projects will benefit the community Source

Do you support affirmative action programs? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: Yes Source

Should internet service providers be allowed to speed up access to popular websites (that pay higher rates) at the expense of slowing down access to less popular websites (that pay lower rates)? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet Source

Should the government raise the retirement age for Social Security? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Should the U.S. government grant immunity to Edward Snowden? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No, he should be returned to the U.S. to stand trial and face the consequences of his actions Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

Should the military upgrade Air Force One? stats discuss

Hillary Clinton’s answer: No Source

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