Issues

We will use this section to provide information about issues of concern to voters.

Please bear in mind that voters and candidates have individual views and priorities on the many issues facing our society. Each voter should consider what is most important to them and what the various candidate’s positions are when deciding who to support and vote for.

The issues promoted by Democratic Candidates will most likely include:

  • Ensuring adequate state services
  • Ensuring public safety
  • Protecting the environment
  • Providing a good education through college
  • Providing good affordable health care
  • Providing an adequate safety net
  • Ensuring a long-term affordable energy supply
  • Ensuring good paying jobs
  • Fair and equal treatment of everyone
  • Ensuring Health Rights for Women
  • Eliminating Unfair Income Distribution

The Tea Party will continue pushing their extreme conservative agenda, including:

  • Repealing Obamacare
  • Slashing government spending
  • Right to Work
  • Right to Life
  • Denying Climate Change
  • State funding for non-public education
  • Privatization of Government Functions

There are big issues where Democratic Candidates may take different positions:

  • State Tax Reform and Reducing Property Taxes
  • Gun Control
  • Casino Gambling
  • Northern Pass
  • Windfarms

What issues are important to you? Please let us know and we will pass it along to our candidates. Use the E-Mail Us Form