The Most Popular Economic Issues of 2022
See where voters are polling on the most popular Economic issues of 2022.
Should employers be required to pay men and women the same salary for the same job?
Should the U.S. raise or lower the tax rate for corporations?
Paid Sick Leave
Should businesses be required to provide paid leave for full-time employees during the birth of a child or sick family member?
Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt?
Free Tax Filing
Should the IRS create a free electronic tax filing system?
Corporate Mega Mergers
Should the government prevent “mega mergers” of corporations that could potentially control a large percentage of market share within its industry?
Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits?
Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession?
Should the government require businesses to pay salaried employees, making up to $46k/year, time-and-a-half for overtime hours?
Capital Gains Tax
Should the government increase the tax rate on profits earned from the sale of stocks, bonds, and real estate?
Should the President offer tax breaks to individual companies to keep jobs in the U.S.?
Should the U.S. continue to participate in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)?
Should U.S. citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts?
Should the government break up Amazon, Facebook and Google?
Should pension plans for federal, state, and local government workers be transitioned into privately managed accounts?
Should the government acquire equity stakes in companies it bails out during a recession?
Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country?
Should the U.S. increase tariffs on imported products from China?
Would you favor an increased sales tax in order to reduce property taxes?
Online Sales Tax
Should an in-state sales tax apply to online purchases of in-state buyers from out-of-state sellers?
Should the government classify cryptocurrencies as legal forms of payment?
Should the Federal Reserve Bank be audited by Congress?
Should gig workers such as Uber drivers be classified as employees?
Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers?
Should the underlying technology of our financial system (credit, savings, investing, purchasing) transition from an institutionally owned industry to a decentralized protocol (similar to the internet) that is not owned by any corporation?