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New Democratic’s political stances on domestic policy issues

Domestic Policy issues

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

New Democratic voters: No Source

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

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

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

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, and ban all guns from public use Source

Should Canadian aboriginals receive more government funds? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, but I don't agree with how the funds are currently allocated Source

Should the government regulate social media sites, as a means to prevent fake news and misinformation? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: 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, this would allow them to remove competition, create artificial scarcity, and increase prices Source

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: Yes Source

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

New Democratic’s answer: No Source

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

New Democratic’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

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 it be illegal to burn our national flag? stats discuss

New Democratic voters: No Source

Should government workers be allowed to strike? stats discuss

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

Do you support a national daycare policy? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Let each province decide Source

Should the government pass laws which protect whistleblowers? stats discuss

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

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

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

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

New Democratic’s answer: Yes Source

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

New Democratic’s answer: Yes, if it was easier to complete online 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

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