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4d ago
Tie Minimum Wage To inflation...
Give a one time bump to minimum wage then tie it to inflation. Every six months automatically re adjust minimum wage. This way when greedy companies raise prices minimum wage will also go up!...
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2/20/2018
Arm teachers as a deterrent to mass shootings...
We need to arm and train all teacher and staff, to better protect our kids, that should be the deterrent for these thugs and terrorist!...
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2/20/2018
We should legalize marijuana medically and recreational use at the state level and federal level....
Marijuana is not a man made drug. It grows from the eath. There are so many benefits from this plant, that can be used by everyone. Helps with stopping cancer cells from spreading, helps with epilepsy and other seizures. Helps with insomnia and nause...
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2/14/2018
I want to hold news networks CRIMINALLY liable for their false news. ...
When US news networks use FAKE news for their own agendas, and it causes harm, the owners and promoters of that fake news should be held criminally liable, not just civically liable... especially if the outcome of the reporting causes public strife a...
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3/9/2018
We should end gun free zones. ...
Removing gun free zones will allow the people in these areas a chance to defend themselves with a firearm if they choose to do so. ...
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4/16/2018
We should elect more Democratic leaders so they can take back Congress ...
Because we all need a new reform across the board....
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3/9/2018
Build the WALL! 👍🇺🇸...
Taxpayers don’t need to support illegals. Merit based immigration is needed. Diseases and viruses will be kept to a minimum. Money made will stay in USA. Will keep out individuals who i...
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4/2/2018
Should Democrats stop talking about gun control?...
I just wanna see opinions...
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3/5/2018
No to H.R. 5087 Ban on Assault Weapons 2017-2018...
Vote no to this bill. It violates our 2nd Amendment rights!...
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3/9/2018
Legalize Marijuana to raise billions in taxes and help to end the Opioid crisis that kills Americans...
Marijuana has proved to be safe, has many options for ingestion (edible, oils, tinctures, vape and more), and can help with a multitude of ailments, both physical and psychological. Legalizing marijuana at the federal level would bring billions of do...
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2/20/2018
I think Congress needs term limits. ...
I believe that having two four-year limits for Congress, just like the President, should be a law. Too many are part of the "good old boys"club. Millionaires, getting outrageous salaries, benefits, etc. All while lining their pockets. Now I heard tha...
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4d ago
Reform the Education System...
Our education system is broken in the United States. South Korea and Japan lead the world with the best education systems and more than 97% of Koreans graduate High School, the highest in the world. I say that we reform our education system to mimic,...
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4d ago
Get rid of "At-will" employment...
Progress and company success is stifled when people are constantly in fear of losing their job for nearly any reason at all. https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.forbes.com/sites/lizryan/2016/10/03/ten-ways-employment-at-will-is-bad-for-business/amp/...
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4d ago
Get rid of large fountain pops even medium sized they are still way too large...
Large fountain pops even the medium sizes are too big large and medium fountain pop cups should be banned at every fast food place and movie theaters and places that have fountain pop stations...
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4d ago
We should add a "None of the Above" option to all election ballots...
Thanks to our ridiculous two-party system, voters are often presented with two bad choices for elected office. We should add a "None of the Above" option to all election ballots so that people aren't forced to choose the worst of two evils, or decide...
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4d ago
We should abolish federal income tax and replace it with a national sales tax....
Give the people back the power to make decisions with their own money. This would be more buying power in the hands of Americans helping to build the economy. Balancing how much the tax is based on categories of items from absolute necessities being ...
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4d ago
Please be an advocate for re-enactment of Bady Bill to end sales of assault weapons to citizens....
Please be an advocate for re-enactment of Bady Bill to end sales of assault weapons to citizens. Best, Elizabeth Lamont, MD...
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4d ago
Let's put the Federal Reserve into the public sector, rather than let it operate as a private bank....
Our monetary system and all currency's within it are privately owned and governed for-profit. If we placed the Federal Reserve into the public sector, we, the people would have more say over decisions made on the economy, and we would lower the cost ...
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4d ago
Philosophy should be mandatory....
It promotes critical thinking and teaches basic logic which our society lacks....
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4d ago
Let's make Congress begin at mnimum wage with the opportunity to earn their full salary....
At the beginning of the fiscal year, Congress members will be guaranteed a salary equivalent of minimum wage. At the end of the year, their constitents will have the chance to review their records and grade them, the resulting grade of which will det...
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4d ago
Establish A Pay Cap For All Elected Officials That They Themselves Cannot Change....
There's no reason that elected officials should be making 100,000+ dollars a year while half of the people they represent live in poverty. They constantly raise their own pay while refusing to do anything about the income of their citizens. And by ca...
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4d ago
Transparency With Prescription Drugs...
Manufacturer of drugs should list ingredients and give the percentage of each ingredients so people can see how potent they are....
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4d ago
The U.S Should place more regulations on the international exporters of oil to stop gas manipulation...
The U.S President should take steps to decrease and control the manipulation of oil and gas prices on The American People....
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3/29/2018
Lets "Make America Great Again" buy implementing Term Limits, Abolish Citizens United & Gerrymandering ...
If we truly want to begin fixing our political discourse, this is a good start....
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5/24/2018
Fire Trump, the uneducated, slime ball, cowardly bully....
Republicans need to censor and neutralize this idiot before he declares himself king, or we're going to experience French Revolution-like reprisals. The people he is supposed to serve wont put up with your hypocrisy for much longer. If they cant get ...
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4/26/2018
We should have a literacy test for voters to make sure we have an educated electorate....
Because issues today are too complicated to understand if you can't read. ...
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3/9/2018
We need to establish guidelines of responsibility, honesty, and fairness in the media....
Journalistic bias is not news but propaganda. Media should be honest, objective, and fair....
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5/15/2018
The government should create a program that educates citizens about US Government and Politics....
According to AP US Government and Politics curriculum, citizens with greater education are more likely to vote. Therefore, the national goverment should make it a priority to educate all citizens about concepts such as Federalism, Congress, The Presi...
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5/15/2018
Lobbyists need to be removed from our White House! The NRA, ESPECIALLY. ...
The NRA has been changed from a public service, tax exempt organization to a company that's owned by gun manufacturers yet their tax status was not changed. This must change as well as their presence and their voice from Government! Do the research! ...
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3/29/2018
End gun-free zones in schools...
I believe we should get rid of the no gun zone stance in public schools, and add in armed and trusted security. This will deter those who desire to harm the school because staff will be on hand and ready to counter an attack. Without this sort of pro...
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5/20/2018
Let's repeal the 17th Amendment. ...
The States have a diminished role in our Federal Gov't due to the popular election of our Federal Senators. Senators should be appointed by state legislatures, thus giving the States a voice in our Gov't and making local state elections even more im...
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3/9/2018
Adopt gun legislation like Iceland's - they have a very low incidence of gun violence....
We require testing, registration and insurance for driving cars, we should have similar requirements for gun ownership....
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5/20/2018
We should make it unlawful to criticize or condemn an opponent in office or campaigning for office....
To set an example for young people coming up in life. ...
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5/24/2018
Let's unseal all of Obama's sealed records to establish his eligibility to be US President....
Support this if you value the rule of law and the US Constitution....
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2/28/2018
We should ban armed security details for any President or member of congress who is anti-gun....
Why should they be able to be protected while they vote away our right of self defense?...
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5/15/2018
Veterans in schools protecting our students - one in every hall of every school!...
Veterans often can't find employment. Let's hire them to protect our students! Two social issues improved ! We need an armed Veteran in every hall of every school. Also, during class changing in Jr & High schools the students are most in danger. Le...
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3/9/2018
Reduce gun violence by following this two step plan...
I have a few ideas that I feel could be a good first step to allowing responsible gun ownership along with a reduction in crime. 1) - A national registry so gun owners can register and mark guns lost or stolen. This would go hand in hand with legis...
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4/16/2018
Legalization of Assisted Suicide...
Assisted suicide is a way for the terminally to still have a say in how they die. Medical bills are a huge burden on the individual and their family. Terminally ill patients usually die in pain and suffering and allowing them to choose to die peacefu...
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3/5/2018
Ban Fluoride from Household Products....
Most of us are blind to the fact that the majority of our products are made with toxic and cancer causing ingredients. Fluoride in toothpaste is a poison, that’s why it says on the tube, if swallowed call 911. We need to take the necessary steps or ...
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3/29/2018
Students writing hate articles MUST be expelled...
A student from Texas State University who wrote the article "the white race is an abomination" MUST be expelled! To write such an article filled with hate, needs serious help! How could the university permit an article filled with such hate? If the a...
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2/22/2018
We should use diamonds as a standard for the U.S. Dollar, rather than gold and silver....
Adding diamonds as a standard for the U.S. Dollar(USD) would add 2x the value to our currency. Doing so would give the United States a hefty advantage over other world economies and countries. We would finally be able to pay off our nation's debt, an...
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3/29/2018
We should repeal the 16th Amendment....
Search Wikipedia: 16th Amendment for quick info. tl;dr; (Rather than being required to ask your state for money, Congress can tax your income directly, and the rate needn't be based on the Census.) 16th Amd. has 1)promoted massive growth of 20th ...
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7/18/2018
Stop electing Democrats, Communists, and Socialists to federal and state offices....
They are bad for America. They don't represent American values...
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5/24/2018
End foreign aid...
We could save billions that could go to the homeless, veterans, the disabled, and the elderly...
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3/29/2018
Ban prescription drug advertisements from magazines and TV...
The U.S. and New Zealand are the only nations in the world that allow drug advertisements! Don't you think your Doctor would know what is best for you??...
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5/30/2018
We should follow the principals of the bible. Love your enemy, love your neighbor. ...
We need to be behind the president and one another. ...
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5/15/2018
We should send troops down to Central American countries to obliterate the killer gangs down there....
We should send help, to stop all of the migration and to save lives. ...
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5/30/2018
Less Restrictions On Nudity On Tv...
England allows nudity after 9pm, while the USA claims to be modern but stills shames the human form....
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5/30/2018
Raise the minimum wage to livable so we cut SNAP without making people hungry!...
Make big companies self-supporting so that part of their wages don't need to come from the government!...
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6/5/2018
With all of the claims of "fake news" would you support reimplementing fairness doctrine? ...
I believe with the extreme polarity in the nations news coverage that reimstating the fairness doctrine of 1949 is worth reviewing. The doctine was repealed in 1987 as unnecessary. Since then the internet and 24 hour news channels have developed cau...
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