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The quick guide to Canada’s political parties

Complete list of the political parties political stances

Conservative

Conservative’s political stances

Domestic Policy issues

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

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)? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should Canadian aboriginals receive more government funds? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should Quebec be granted sovereignty from the rest of Canada? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should nonviolent drug offenders be given mandatory jail sentences? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, first offence should result in a mandatory rehabilitation program, further offences result in jailtime Source

In order to reduce energy costs, should the government nationalize or privatize the energy sector? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Privatize Source

Should the federal government invest in urban, commuter rail infrastructure? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should government workers be allowed to strike? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should the federal government elect or abolish the Senate? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Elect Source

Do you support a national daycare policy? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should the government reinstate the long form mandatory census? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, I would prefer a mandatory short form with an optional long form census Source

Should the government increase funding to the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should the government allow digital publishers to place locks on their content (MP3s, etc)? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government increase funding to the CSA (Canadian Standards Association)? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Social issues

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Rape and incest do not invalidate the value of the baby. Adoption is always an option. To save the life of the mother, I believe abortion is acceptable. Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes, as long as they can pass the same physical tests as men Source

Healthcare issues

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should prescription drugs be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes, but only when a high cost threshold is exceeded Source

Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: More Source

Should the federal government increase spending on healthcare? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, and more services should be privatized Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should healthcare be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Provincial, but with federal funding and regulated standards Source

Should preventative dental care be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government enact a stricter immigration policy? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary foreign workers allowed into Canada? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Decrease Source

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Decrease Source

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should the U.S. remain in the United Nations? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Do you support Bill C-51, which expands local police and intelligence agencies’ authority to prevent terrorism? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, service should be a choice instead of an obligation Source

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: I am satisfied with the current amount of spending Source

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Increase Source

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should Canadian soldiers be more involved in Iraq? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the federal government subsidize the production and consumption of renewable energy sources? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government allow TransCanada to expropriate private property for the construction of the Keystone pipeline? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Northern Gateway pipeline project? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should Canada allow the logging of old growth forests? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Economic issues

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, this will only cause prices to increase in a never ending cycle Source

Should the pensions of retired workers be taxed? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Lower Source

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should Canada pursue free trade deals with other countries? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should the federal government subsidize universal child care? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes, but only for low income families Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: More, but increase benefits for the elderly and disabled Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Hurt Source

Should old age pensions be increased? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes, but only for low income pensioners Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Do you support income splitting for families? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should bankers’ bonuses be capped at 100% of their pay? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, any worker should be rewarded based on their success Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, not until we decrease our national debt Source

Should the employee contribution rate for the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) be raised above its current 4.49% rate? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should employment insurance be given to those who work seasonal jobs including tourism, fishery and farming? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, and it has no intrinsic value Source

Education issues

Should the federal government put a cap on university tuition rates? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No, tuition costs should be tied to inflation Source

Should postsecondary education be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Provincially managed but with federal standards to ensure consistency Source

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Electoral issues

Should foreigners, currently residing in the United States, have the right to vote? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should political parties receive money from the government? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should there be a limit to the amount of money a candidate can receive from a donor? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should Canada switch to a proportional representation voting system? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should term limits be set for the role of Prime Minister? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Criminal issues

Should prisoners serving life sentences for first degree murder be eligible for a parole hearing after 15 years? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: No Source

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding? stats discuss

Conservative voters: No Source

Science issues

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Should the government permit the use of drones for commercial purposes? stats discuss

Conservative’s answer: Yes Source

National Security issues

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? stats discuss

Conservative voters: Yes Source

Liberal

Liberal’s political stances

Domestic Policy issues

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

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)? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should Canadian aboriginals receive more government funds? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, instead of monetary funds, we should instead offer assistance in the form of education, training, and social programs Source

Should Quebec be granted sovereignty from the rest of Canada? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should nonviolent drug offenders be given mandatory jail sentences? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

In order to reduce energy costs, should the government nationalize or privatize the energy sector? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Nationalize Source

Should the federal government invest in urban, commuter rail infrastructure? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should government workers be allowed to strike? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, but only for non-essential services Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should the federal government elect or abolish the Senate? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Elect, and require members to be non-partisan Source

Do you support a national daycare policy? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, but only for low income families and single parents Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should the government reinstate the long form mandatory census? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, if it was easier to complete online Source

Should the government increase funding to the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should the government allow digital publishers to place locks on their content (MP3s, etc)? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should the government increase funding to the CSA (Canadian Standards Association)? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Social issues

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Pro-choice Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, too many people are innocently convicted Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, but their identity must be privately verified by a female staff member Source

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Healthcare issues

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should prescription drugs be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Less Source

Should the federal government increase spending on healthcare? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should healthcare be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Federal Source

Should preventative dental care be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, banning immigrants based on their religion is unconstitutional Source

Should the government enact a stricter immigration policy? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary foreign workers allowed into Canada? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Neither, current temporary foreign workers should be granted citizenship Source

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Increase Source

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the U.S. remain in the United Nations? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Do you support Bill C-51, which expands local police and intelligence agencies’ authority to prevent terrorism? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Increase Source

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, we should stay out of conflicts that are not an immediate threat to our security Source

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Decrease Source

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, this would allow ISIS to control Syria Source

Should Canadian soldiers be more involved in Iraq? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the federal government subsidize the production and consumption of renewable energy sources? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government allow TransCanada to expropriate private property for the construction of the Keystone pipeline? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Northern Gateway pipeline project? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, not until all the Aboriginal bands this project affects agree to it Source

Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should Canada allow the logging of old growth forests? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Economic issues

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the pensions of retired workers be taxed? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Raise Source

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, but provide treatment for those testing positive Source

Should Canada pursue free trade deals with other countries? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should the federal government subsidize universal child care? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Fewer Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Help Source

Should old age pensions be increased? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Do you support income splitting for families? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, as long as offshore income is reported Source

Should bankers’ bonuses be capped at 100% of their pay? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should the employee contribution rate for the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) be raised above its current 4.49% rate? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should employment insurance be given to those who work seasonal jobs including tourism, fishery and farming? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, it provides too high of risk for criminal activity Source

Education issues

Should the federal government put a cap on university tuition rates? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should postsecondary education be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Federal Source

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Electoral issues

Should foreigners, currently residing in the United States, have the right to vote? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should political parties receive money from the government? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should there be a limit to the amount of money a candidate can receive from a donor? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should Canada switch to a proportional representation voting system? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should term limits be set for the role of Prime Minister? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Criminal issues

Should prisoners serving life sentences for first degree murder be eligible for a parole hearing after 15 years? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, every citizen deserves the right to vote Source

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Science issues

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, temporarily while we increase investment into cleaner renewable alternatives Source

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

Should the government permit the use of drones for commercial purposes? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

National Security issues

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

New Democratic

New Democratic’s political stances

Domestic Policy issues

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

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)? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should Canadian aboriginals receive more government funds? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, and the government should give them their land back Source

Should Quebec be granted sovereignty from the rest of Canada? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should nonviolent drug offenders be given mandatory jail sentences? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

In order to reduce energy costs, should the government nationalize or privatize the energy sector? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Nationalize Source

Should the federal government invest in urban, commuter rail infrastructure? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should government workers be allowed to strike? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should the federal government elect or abolish the Senate? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Abolish Source

Do you support a national daycare policy? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government reinstate the long form mandatory census? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government increase funding to the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government allow digital publishers to place locks on their content (MP3s, etc)? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, locks are critical to protecting artist's revenues Source

Should the government increase funding to the CSA (Canadian Standards Association)? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Social issues

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Pro-choice Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Healthcare issues

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should prescription drugs be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Less Source

Should the federal government increase spending on healthcare? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, and legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana instead of criminalizing it Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should healthcare be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Federal Source

Should preventative dental care be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No, banning immigrants based on their religion is unconstitutional Source

Should the government enact a stricter immigration policy? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary foreign workers allowed into Canada? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Decrease Source

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Increase Source

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the U.S. remain in the United Nations? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Do you support Bill C-51, which expands local police and intelligence agencies’ authority to prevent terrorism? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No, we must use every diplomatic option first Source

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Increase Source

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Decrease Source

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No, this would allow ISIS to control Syria Source

Should Canadian soldiers be more involved in Iraq? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

New Democratic have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the federal government subsidize the production and consumption of renewable energy sources? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government allow TransCanada to expropriate private property for the construction of the Keystone pipeline? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Northern Gateway pipeline project? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No, not until all the Aboriginal bands this project affects agree to it Source

Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should Canada allow the logging of old growth forests? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Economic issues

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the pensions of retired workers be taxed? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Raise Source

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, but provide treatment for those testing positive Source

Should Canada pursue free trade deals with other countries? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only if strong protections for our national resources and workers are enacted with each trade deal Source

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should the federal government subsidize universal child care? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, but in the form of increased spending on infrastructure Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Fewer Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Help Source

Should old age pensions be increased? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, but only for low income pensioners Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Do you support income splitting for families? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No, and neither should corporations and business organizations Source

Should bankers’ bonuses be capped at 100% of their pay? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the employee contribution rate for the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) be raised above its current 4.49% rate? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, higher premiums could be used to reinvest in the economy and reduce the government's liability to fund payments to seniors Source

Should employment insurance be given to those who work seasonal jobs including tourism, fishery and farming? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No, and it has no intrinsic value Source

Education issues

Should the federal government put a cap on university tuition rates? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should postsecondary education be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Provincially managed but with federal standards to ensure consistency Source

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Electoral issues

Should foreigners, currently residing in the United States, have the right to vote? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No, but allow donations from unions and non-profits Source

Should political parties receive money from the government? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should there be a limit to the amount of money a candidate can receive from a donor? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should Canada switch to a proportional representation voting system? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should term limits be set for the role of Prime Minister? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Criminal issues

Should prisoners serving life sentences for first degree murder be eligible for a parole hearing after 15 years? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Science issues

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, temporarily while we increase investment into cleaner renewable alternatives Source

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

Should the government permit the use of drones for commercial purposes? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

National Security issues

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Green

Green’s political stances

Domestic Policy issues

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No, and enact legislation preventing government surveillance of citizen communications Source

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)? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No, this would allow them to remove competition, create artificial scarcity, and increase prices

No, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet
 Source

Should Canadian aboriginals receive more government funds? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, and the government should give them their land back Source

Should Quebec be granted sovereignty from the rest of Canada? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Let the citizens of Quebec vote on it Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should nonviolent drug offenders be given mandatory jail sentences? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

In order to reduce energy costs, should the government nationalize or privatize the energy sector? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Nationalize Source

Should the federal government invest in urban, commuter rail infrastructure? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should government workers be allowed to strike? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should the federal government elect or abolish the Senate? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Elect Source

Do you support a national daycare policy? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Green have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government reinstate the long form mandatory census? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government increase funding to the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government allow digital publishers to place locks on their content (MP3s, etc)? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Should the government increase funding to the CSA (Canadian Standards Association)? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Social issues

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Green voters: Pro-choice Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Healthcare issues

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should prescription drugs be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Less, and there should be no privatization of the healthcare industry Source

Should the federal government increase spending on healthcare? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, and do not privatize any services Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should healthcare be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Federal Source

Should preventative dental care be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

Green have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should the government enact a stricter immigration policy? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No, and make the process easier for refugees Source

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary foreign workers allowed into Canada? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Decrease, and end the temporary foreign worker program Source

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Green have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers? stats discuss

Green voters: Increase Source

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the U.S. remain in the United Nations? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Do you support Bill C-51, which expands local police and intelligence agencies’ authority to prevent terrorism? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No, it is a slippery slope towards a police state Source

Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Increase Source

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Green voters: Decrease Source

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should Canadian soldiers be more involved in Iraq? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Green have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

Green have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the federal government subsidize the production and consumption of renewable energy sources? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government allow TransCanada to expropriate private property for the construction of the Keystone pipeline? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No, do not build the pipeline and shut down all oil production in the tar sands Source

Do you support the Northern Gateway pipeline project? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Should Canada allow the logging of old growth forests? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, and ban all disposable products that are not made of at least 75% of biodegradable material Source

Economic issues

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should the pensions of retired workers be taxed? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Raise Source

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No, this is a waste of time and money Source

Should Canada pursue free trade deals with other countries? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, but only if strong protections for our national resources and workers are enacted with each trade deal Source

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should the federal government subsidize universal child care? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, but only for low income families Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, the government should intervene to boost a recovery Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

Green voters: More Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Green voters: Help Source

Should old age pensions be increased? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, but only for low income pensioners Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Do you support income splitting for families? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No, income splitting is unfair to low income families Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should bankers’ bonuses be capped at 100% of their pay? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should the employee contribution rate for the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) be raised above its current 4.49% rate? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Regardless, raise the maximum rate so high wage earners can contribute more Source

Should employment insurance be given to those who work seasonal jobs including tourism, fishery and farming? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country? stats discuss

Green have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Education issues

Should the federal government put a cap on university tuition rates? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, and the government should provide free university education Source

Should postsecondary education be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Provincially managed but with federal standards to ensure consistency Source

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

Green have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Electoral issues

Should foreigners, currently residing in the United States, have the right to vote? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Should political parties receive money from the government? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should there be a limit to the amount of money a candidate can receive from a donor? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should Canada switch to a proportional representation voting system? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should term limits be set for the role of Prime Minister? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes Source

Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Criminal issues

Should prisoners serving life sentences for first degree murder be eligible for a parole hearing after 15 years? stats discuss

Green’s answer: Yes, and we should provide more rehabilitation programs for prisoners Source

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes, but they must perform community service on a daily basis Source

Science issues

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Green voters: Yes Source

Should the government permit the use of drones for commercial purposes? stats discuss

Green’s answer: No Source

National Security issues

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? stats discuss

Green voters: No Source

Libertarian

Libertarian’s political stances

Domestic Policy issues

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and enact legislation preventing government surveillance of citizen communications Source

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)? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should Canadian aboriginals receive more government funds? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should Quebec be granted sovereignty from the rest of Canada? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, sovereignty cannot solve Quebec's problems Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should nonviolent drug offenders be given mandatory jail sentences? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, we should decriminalize most drugs Source

In order to reduce energy costs, should the government nationalize or privatize the energy sector? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Privatize Source

Should the federal government invest in urban, commuter rail infrastructure? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should government workers be allowed to strike? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the federal government elect or abolish the Senate? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Elect Source

Do you support a national daycare policy? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government reinstate the long form mandatory census? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, privacy is more important than statistics Source

Should the government increase funding to the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the government allow digital publishers to place locks on their content (MP3s, etc)? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Let the free market, instead of the government, decide Source

Should the government increase funding to the CSA (Canadian Standards Association)? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Social issues

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Pro-choice Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Healthcare issues

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should prescription drugs be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, we cannot afford to add this at the moment Source

Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: More, but end all federal funding as this is a provincial issue Source

Should the federal government increase spending on healthcare? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and more services should be privatized Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, and legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana instead of criminalizing it Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should healthcare be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Provincial Source

Should preventative dental care be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

Libertarian have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should the government enact a stricter immigration policy? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary foreign workers allowed into Canada? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Neither, replace it with a work VISA program Source

Should immigrants be allowed to hold dual citizenship status? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should the government increase or decrease the amount of temporary work visas given to high-skilled immigrant workers? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Increase Source

Foreign Policy issues

Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the U.S. remain in the United Nations? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Do you support Bill C-51, which expands local police and intelligence agencies’ authority to prevent terrorism? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the government conduct military strikes against North Korea in order to destroy their long-range missile and nuclear weapons capabilities? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease foreign aid spending? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Decrease, and we should not give foreign aid to any countries Source

Should the government provide military aid to Saudi Arabia during its conflict with Yemen? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the government increase or decrease military spending? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Increase Source

Should the U.S. overthrow President Assad of Syria? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should Canadian soldiers be more involved in Iraq? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Do you support the military offensive against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Mosul? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to join a boycott of Israel? stats discuss

Libertarian have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Environmental issues

Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the current government is over-regulating businesses Source

Should the federal government subsidize the production and consumption of renewable energy sources? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should the government allow TransCanada to expropriate private property for the construction of the Keystone pipeline? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Do you support the Northern Gateway pipeline project? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should Canada allow the logging of old growth forests? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Economic issues

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Reform to a flat tax Source

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the pensions of retired workers be taxed? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, pensions should be based on private, non-taxable accounts Source

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Lower Source

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, this is a waste of time and money Source

Should Canada pursue free trade deals with other countries? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should the federal government subsidize universal child care? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, recession is a natural cycle that purges excess Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: More Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Hurt Source

Should old age pensions be increased? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and repeal the Canadian Pension Plan Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Do you support income splitting for families? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, income splitting provides tax fairness Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should bankers’ bonuses be capped at 100% of their pay? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the employee contribution rate for the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) be raised above its current 4.49% rate? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No Source

Should employment insurance be given to those who work seasonal jobs including tourism, fishery and farming? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, and the government should not be involved in employment insurance for any industry Source

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country? stats discuss

Libertarian have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Education issues

Should the federal government put a cap on university tuition rates? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, tuition costs should be tied to inflation Source

Should postsecondary education be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: The government should not be involved in education Source

Do you support charter schools? stats discuss

Libertarian have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Electoral issues

Should foreigners, currently residing in the United States, have the right to vote? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should political parties receive money from the government? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should there be a limit to the amount of money a candidate can receive from a donor? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should Canada switch to a proportional representation voting system? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

Should term limits be set for the role of Prime Minister? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should the minimum voting age be lowered? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: No, it should be raised Source

Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Should political candidates be required to release their recent tax returns to the public? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Criminal issues

Should prisoners serving life sentences for first degree murder be eligible for a parole hearing after 15 years? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes, and we should provide more rehabilitation programs for prisoners Source

Should convicted criminals have the right to vote? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should non-violent prisoners be released from jail in order to reduce overcrowding? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Science issues

Do you support the use of nuclear energy? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: Yes Source

Transportation issues

Should the government increase spending on public transportation? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Should the government permit the use of drones for commercial purposes? stats discuss

Libertarian’s answer: Yes Source

National Security issues

Should laptops be banned on all direct flights departing from the Middle East? stats discuss

Libertarian voters: No Source

Communist

Communist’s political stances

Domestic Policy issues

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: No, reduce all weaponry ownership by authority figures and police, and introduce de-escalation training. Source

Should there be more restrictions on the current process of purchasing a gun? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: No Source

Should the government be able to monitor phone calls and emails? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: No, and enact legislation preventing government surveillance of citizen communications Source

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)? stats discuss

Communist voters: No Source

Should Canadian aboriginals receive more government funds? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes, aboriginals should be further compensated for their hardships and use of resources Source

Should Quebec be granted sovereignty from the rest of Canada? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

Communist voters: Yes Source

Should nonviolent drug offenders be given mandatory jail sentences? stats discuss

Communist voters: No Source

In order to reduce energy costs, should the government nationalize or privatize the energy sector? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Nationalize Source

Should the federal government invest in urban, commuter rail infrastructure? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should government workers be allowed to strike? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

Communist have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the federal government elect or abolish the Senate? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Abolish, the recent corruption scandals have proven that any unelected body of government is detrimental towards democracy Source

Do you support a national daycare policy? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

Communist have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Should the government reinstate the long form mandatory census? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government increase funding to the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government allow digital publishers to place locks on their content (MP3s, etc)? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government increase funding to the CSA (Canadian Standards Association)? stats discuss

Communist have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Social issues

What is your stance on abortion? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Pro-choice Source

Do you support the legalization of same sex marriage? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide? stats discuss

Communist voters: Yes Source

Do you support the death penalty? stats discuss

Communist voters: No Source

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should businesses be required to have women on their board of directors? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: No, but women should be an adequate part of the interviewing process and should be given an equal shot. Source

Should women be allowed to wear a Niqāb, or face veil, to civic ceremonies? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should the military allow women to serve in combat roles? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Healthcare issues

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should prescription drugs be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should there be more or less privatization of hospital and healthcare services? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Less, and there should be no privatization of the healthcare industry Source

Should the federal government increase spending on healthcare? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes, and do not privatize any services Source

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana? stats discuss

Communist voters: Yes Source

Do you support a single-payer healthcare system? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should healthcare be a provincial or federal responsibility? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Federal Source

Should preventative dental care be covered under Canada’s universal healthcare plan? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: Yes Source

Should cities open drug “safe havens” where people who are addicted to illegal drugs can use them under the supervision of medical professionals? stats discuss

Communist have not answered this question yet. Would you like to suggest their answer?

Immigration issues

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: No Source

Should Muslim immigrants be banned from entering the country until the government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists? stats discuss

Communist voters: No Source

Should the government enact a stricter immigration policy? stats discuss

Communist’s answer: No, and make the process easier for refugees Source

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into the country? stats discuss

Communist voters: No Source

Should immigrants be required to learn English? stats discuss

Communist voters: Yes Source

Should immigrants be required to pass a citizenship test to demonstrate a basic understanding of our country’s language, history, and government? stats discuss

Communist voters: Yes Source

Should sanctuary cities receive federal funding?