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.
COVID Mask Mandate
Should the government require people to wear face masks in public during the COVID pandemic?
Genetically Modified Foods
Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods?
Should Israeli citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts?
Should the government attempt to influence foreign elections?
Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession?
Should the government require children to be vaccinated for preventable diseases?
Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists?
Deporting Criminal Immigrants
Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime?
Political Party Subsidies
Should political parties receive money from the government?
Mandatory Military Service
Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service?
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 pass laws which protect whistleblowers?
Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions?
LGBT Adoption Rights
Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples?
Right of Foreigners to Vote
Should foreigners, currently residing in Israel, have the right to vote?
Should the government increase spending on public transportation?
Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services?
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)?
Gender Workplace Diversity
Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors?
Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide?
Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding?
Drug Trafficking Penalties
Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty?
Social Media Regulation
Should the government regulate social media sites, as a means to prevent fake news and misinformation?
Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public?
Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals?
Should researchers be allowed to use animals in testing the safety of drugs, vaccines, medical devices, and cosmetics?
Defunding the Police
Should funding for local police departments be redirected to social and community based programs?
Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt?
Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office?
Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources?
Should cities be allowed to offer private companies economic incentives to relocate?
Hong Kong Fugitive Extradition
Should the Chinese government be able to extradite fugitives from Hong Kong?
Should the government acquire equity stakes in companies it bails out during a recession?
Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails?
Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government?
Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies?
Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into Israel?
Should the government hire private companies to run prisons?
Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment?
Should Israel increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers?
Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country?
Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties?
Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits?
Should immigrants to Israel be allowed to hold dual citizenship status?
Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country?
Should transgender athletes be allowed to compete in athletic events?
World Health Organization
Should the government fund the World Health Organization?
Should the government increase video surveillance in public places?
Should immigrants be required to learn the Israeli language?
Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers?
Political Advertising on Social Media
Should social media companies ban political advertising?