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The Issues – Here is a list of the big issues you need to be aware of as you decide who to vote for in November.
Posted July 5, 2012
The Federal Government
Too big, too many rules and regulations, ineffective/costly bureaucracy, decisions by unelected people.
Out of control, size of debt/deficit, no budget, monetary policy, earmarks, corruption
Entitlement Reform (Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid)
Social Security solvency, cost of Medicare, Medicaid funding impact on state budgets
Ignored by our government, 1st (free speech/freedom of religion), 2nd (right to bear arms) and 10th (federal vs. state powers) amendment issues
Inflation, high unemployment, public/private jobs, too many regulations, uncertainty
will be used to tax inactivity, high corporate tax, need for major overhaul
“Legislate from the bench”, Sharia Law, Supreme Court appointments, lawsuits by environmentalists
Obamacare (PPACA) – not affordable, one size fits all insurance, funds abortion, rationing care, expansion of federal bureaucracy, bill passed using bribery and political intimidation
Alternatives to Obamacare – market driven reform proposals
EPA overreach with rules and regulations, GreenEnergy/Global Warming Hoax
Rising cost of energy, Jobs, Obama administration restricting access to U.S. affordable energy sources
U. S. & The World
impact on budget cuts to military, lack of candor (not “war on terror” but “war on Radical Islam”)
How we treat our friends/foes, Israel/Palestine, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, Korea
influence of UN, ICLEI, definition of rights vs responsibilities, climate change “scare” to promote global governance
Border control, cost of illegals to taxpayers, immigration system needs reform
Quality and cost issues, school choice, government retraining programs costly and ineffective.
Influence of media/college professors/Hollywood, postmodern relativism, multiculturalism, sex/violence in society, attack on traditional Judeo-Christian values and institutions
Sharia Law, Terrorism, Radical Islam taught in U.S.
Right to Work, Card Check, Teacher’s Unions, cost of benefits to public service workers
Fast and Furious (Gunwalker), Green Energy, Earmarks, Influence of Special Interests
One group pitted against the other (the 1%, blacks, illegal aliens, etc)