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Important Issues for the Presidential Election

Voting Rights Act unconstitutional

Following the Supreme Courts decision on June 25, 2013, declaring Section 4 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act unconstitutional, several of the southern states, who were no longer required to receive pre-clearance to pass laws related to voting. Click Here for more information

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Voting Rights Act unconstitutional

Proponents of these new laws, mostly Republicans, argue they are necessary to prevent voter/election fraud.

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Donald trump
Political Issues: Voting Rights

The battle over voting rights can best be summarized in two ways. First, from a non-partisan perspective, there is absolutely a need for election integrity and to make every election as secure as possible

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Voting Rights

Following the Supreme Courts decision on June 25, 2013, declaring Section 4 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act unconstitutional, several of.. more

Abortion
Abortion

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Abortion

Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy by the removal ...

Animal Rights
Animal Rights

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Animal Rights

Advocates approach the issue from different philosophical positions ...

Education
Education

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Education

Education or teaching in the broadest sense is any act or experience ...

Free Trade
Free Trade

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Free Trade

Free trade is a system of trade policy that allows traders to act ...

Immigration
Immigration

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Immigration

Immigration is the introduction of new people into a habitat ...

Language
Language

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Language

educational excellence and equity through bilingual education ...

NAFTA
NAFTA

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NAFTA

NAFTA is an agreement signed by the governments of the United States ...

Tobacco
Tobacco

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Tobacco

Tobacco is an agricultural product processed from ...

Terrorism
Terrorism

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Terrorism

Terrorism is the systematic use of terror especially as a means ...

Flat Tax
Flat Tax

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Flat Tax

Universal health care is health care coverage for all eligible ...

Gay Rights
Gay Rights

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Gay Rights

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) related laws ...


Other Important Political Issues

Firearms

Campaign Finance

Separation of Church and State

Crime

Drug Policy

Environmental

Foreign Policy

Gun Control

Illegal immigrants

Medicaid

Nuclear Testing

Privacy on the Internet

Social Security

Tax Reform

Unemployment

War on Terror

Weapons of Mass Destruction

 

 

 

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