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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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3/5/2018
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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4/2/2018
Should Democrats stop talking about gun control?...
I just wanna see opinions...
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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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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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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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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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5/24/2018
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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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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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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5/15/2018
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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3/9/2018
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
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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3/5/2018
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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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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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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2/22/2018
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
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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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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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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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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5/24/2018
End foreign aid...
We could save billions that could go to the homeless, veterans, the disabled, and the elderly...
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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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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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4/16/2018
We should end this current "war on opioids" which is nothing more than a repeat of Prohibition....
This "war on opioids" is stripping away the rights of medical doctors to treat a patient as the doctor sees fit. Lawmakers should not be making decisions that affect how a doctor treats their patients. For addicts, there are rehab centers. There are ...
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4/16/2018
A law that all health care workers should not be allowed to use any tobacco product. Promote health...
Healthcare Workers work to promote good health, therefore doctors, nurses, & nursing assistants or any healthcare workers should not be allowed to hold a license if they smoke cigarettes or use any form of tobacco. Many Hospitals now are not hiring t...
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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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5/30/2018
We should provide recycling throughout the United States. ...
They should support this because it will reduce waste in the landfills....
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3/20/2018
MS-13 members should be held in separate jails/prisons from the general population...
It is best for America to keep the M-13 folks from recruiting new members in our jails and prisons. They should be housed in a different jail or prison before they are deported....
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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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2/28/2018
Outlaw Added Sugar And Salt To Industrial Food Products....
The food industrial poisons Americans everyday, by sneaking extra sugar and salt into foods, thus contributing to the health and obesity crisis. It is not only reckless, but it is dangerous, and in some cases, even fatal for some people. Its harder ...
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4/6/2018
Should we use the tremendous amounts of natural gas we already have stored?...
The USA has a natural gas stored enough to power the USA for 108 years...
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5/15/2018
Don't force Public Institutions to spend all of their allotted funds each year....
Public institutions that do not spend all of their appropriated funds usually lose appropriations for the next year. If they were allowed to save extra funds without being penalized for being frugal they could save up for larger projects like new roo...
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6/1/2018
Let’s apply the existing 1952 Immigration Law and impliment criminal charges to those who broke such...
The imposition of breach of the 1952 Immigration law has caused people to believe Islam as a religion. It is recognized as a illegal terrorist cult. Sharia is used to derail countries and the laws through rape of women and indoctrination. The only Le...
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5/30/2018
Require News Channels To Have Their Stories Go Through Vetting Before Being Released To The Public...
I'm sure that there are already things put in place to prevent false information from being released to the public, but it would be nice if mainstream news media went through extra filters before they release big news stories to prevent bias or misin...
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3/29/2018
Create a program for the public to discuss issues and convey messages to lawmakers...
At the moment, it is very difficult for most Americans to make their voices heard to their elected officials--either through speeches or other means--and it's hard for lawmakers to know what their constituents truly think. The Conversation Corps (mo...
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5/30/2018
How about giving our kids their 3 month vacation in winter instead of the summer so fewer children catch the flu?...
This would simply be better for our children's health because they're more likely to catch colds and the flu....
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3/20/2018
We should regulate beauty and health products. Prove your products work and are safe...
There are poisonous ingredients in products we all use everyday that cause cancer etc....
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4/22/2018
Prevent Lawyers from Holding Office As LawMAKERS....
Lawyers are personally/professionally predisposed to craft obtuse and litigation prone laws that ultimately only benefit other lawyers. Their whole outlook is based apon "winning" for their side, irrespective of objective reality and arguing minutiae...
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