Popular Political Issues
We receive over a million unique answers (and filter out multiple submissions) to our political issues survey per day and categorize the submissions by political affiliation, state, city, and referral website. Choose an issue below to start exploring.
Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession?
Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt?
Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services?
Gender Workplace Diversity
Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors?
Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations?
Should employers be required to pay men and women the same salary for the same job?
Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions?
Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country?
Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals?
Should researchers be allowed to use animals in testing the safety of drugs, vaccines, medical devices, and cosmetics?
Drug Price Regulation
Should the government regulate the prices of life-saving drugs?
Social Media Regulation
Should the government regulate social media sites, as a means to prevent fake news and misinformation?
Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country?
Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits?
Should the government increase spending on public transportation?
Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding?
LGBT Adoption Rights
Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples?
Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties?
Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide?
Drug Trafficking Penalties
Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty?
Mandatory Military Service
Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service?
Plastic Product Ban
Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned?
Criminal Voting Rights
Should convicted criminals have the right to vote?
Should the government attempt to influence foreign elections?
Should cities be allowed to offer private companies economic incentives to relocate?
Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers?
Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists?
Should transgender athletes be allowed to compete in athletic events?
Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies?
Should Brazilian citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts?
Hong Kong Fugitive Extradition
Should the Chinese government be able to extradite fugitives from Hong Kong?
Should immigrants to Brazil be allowed to hold dual citizenship status?
Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into Brazil?
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)?
Genetically Modified Foods
Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods?
Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment?
Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails?
Should Brazil increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers?
Right of Foreigners to Vote
Should foreigners, currently residing in Brazil, have the right to vote?
Political Advertising on Social Media
Should social media companies ban political advertising?
Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government?
Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources?
Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers?
North Korea Military Strikes
Should Brazil conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities?