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Jerusalem Embassy | 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates

What do the Democratic Candidates Believe About Two-State Solutions / Jerusalem Embassy? Y = for     N = against   Hillary Clinton: 2S=Y JE=Y* (Y in 1999, currently=?*) Clinton says she will impose peace talks if elected   Her statements are apparently meant to distance from criticism over Obama’s position vis-a-vis Israel and his nuclear deal with Iran […]

Same-Sex Marriage | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Same-Sex Marriage / Civil Unions? Y= for · N= against   Click on image to enlarge.   Donald Trump: GM=”N”* / CU=?* “Donald, go on the record,” says Stern. “You’re for gay marriage.”   “Well, I’m not,” responds Trump, surprising both Stern and his co-host Robin Quivers. He […]

Gun Control | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Gun Control? Y= supports gun control   N= Does not support gun control   Ben Carson: N * Ben Carson Is Right About Nazi Gun Control   If the Nazi regime didn’t think Jews with guns were a threat, then why did the Nazis ban Jews from owning guns? […]

Obamacare | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Obamacare? Y= For Obamacare · N=Not for Obamacare · M=Modify Obamacare Ben Carson: N Ben Carson’s Health Care Plan: New and More Confusing For the last few years, Ben Carson has been talking about a very disruptive but simple plan to reform the health care system in the United States: […]

Immigration Laws | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Immigration Laws? E=enforcement   R=reform A=amnesty Ben Carson: R Ben Carson Immigration Reform: Let Undocumented Immigrants Work On Farms Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson defended his immigration plan during Wednesday night’s Republican debate, but his explanation only got him into further trouble with some voters. Carson supports giving guest-worker […]

Privacy | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Warrantless Domestic Surveillance / Privacy? Y= Supports DSWW   N=does not support DSWW   R=reduce   Ben Carson: N Carson on Wednesday also weighed in on the debate in Congress over whether to reauthorize the Patriot Act, calling the National Security Agency’s (NSA) bulk collection of metadata with U.S. phone calls a violation […]

Real ID | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Real ID / E-Verify? Y= for  N= against   Ben Carson: RI=? / EV= Y* In July 2014, Dr. Carson didn’t mention *E-Verify by name, but he did say that employers should face harsh punishments for hiring illegal aliens: “You have to reduce the incentive for people to […]

Taxes | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Taxes / Economic Plans? Ben Carson: Taxes=10% flat tax Tax Code=flat tax What Ben Carson Says About the Economy Aides point to the Republican’s experience on corporate boards and his inner circle’s business experience as guideposts for his philosophy.   The run-up to Ben Carson’s Republican presidential campaign has […]

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? Y = for   N = against   Ben Carson: Y Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said Friday that he supports the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement negotiated by the White House – aligning himself more with the GOP’s establishment wing than with the social conservatives who have powered his […]

Climate Change | 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates

What do the Republican Candidates Believe About Climate Change? Y= Believes in it N= does not believe in it Donald Trump: N Donald Trump On Climate Change: ‘I Believe It Goes Up And It Goes Down’   “So I am not a believer, and I will, unless somebody can prove something to me, I believe […]