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.
LGBT Adoption Rights
Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples?
Should the government require children to be vaccinated for preventable diseases?
Drug Trafficking Penalties
Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty?
Should the children of migrants who live in French territories be allowed to join their families?
Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits?
Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies?
Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails?
Should immigrants to Switzerland be allowed to hold dual citizenship status?
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)?
Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions?
Plastic Product Ban
Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned?
Should the government increase spending on public transportation?
Right of Foreigners to Vote
Should foreigners, currently residing in Switzerland, have the right to vote?
Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources?
Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment?
EU Authoritarian Sanctions
Should the EU sanction member countries with authoritarian governments?
Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding?
Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals?
Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public?
Should Switzerland increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers?
Post Brexit UK
Should the UK be allowed to access European Markets once they leave the EU?
Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers?
Gender Workplace Diversity
Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors?
Should there be more or less privatisation of hospital and healthcare services?
Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Do you support the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)?
Should the government increase video surveillance in public places?
Should Switzerland raise or lower the tax rate for corporations?
Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers?
Should Switzerland assassinate suspected terrorists in foreign countries?
Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt?
Genetically Modified Foods
Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods?