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the Economy  ›  Minimum Wage

Should the government raise the national minimum wage?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Taxes

Should Russia raise taxes on the rich?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Education  ›  University Tuition

Should tuition at public universities be free?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Healthcare  ›  Healthcare Privatization

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseLess, and provide more government funding

Domestic Policy  ›  Flag Burning

Should it be illegal to burn the Russian flag?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes


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the Environment  ›  Genetically Modified Foods

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Healthcare  ›  Marijuana

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Immigration  ›  Muslim Immigrants

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Immigration  ›  Citizenship Test

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes, but it should only cover very basic and simple topics

Domestic Policy  ›  Video Surveillance

Should the government increase video surveillance in public places?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

the Environment  ›  Environmental Regulation

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Crime  ›  Drug Trafficking Penalties

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo

Foreign Policy  ›  Mandatory Military Service

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo

Elections  ›  Criminal Politicians

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Science  ›  Mandatory Vaccinations

Should the government require children to be vaccinated for preventable diseases?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Foreign Policy  ›  Foreign Aid

Should Russia increase or decrease foreign aid spending?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseDecrease

Transportation  ›  Public Transportation

Should the government increase spending on public transportation?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes, but only if the spending goes towards environmentally friendly solutions

Foreign Policy  ›  Military Spending

Should Russia increase or decrease military spending?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseDecrease

Domestic Policy  ›  Drug Policy

Are you in favor of decriminalizing drug use?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo, but decriminalize drugs that offer medicinal benefits such as marijuana

the Economy  ›  Government Spending

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Social  ›  Death Penalty

Do you support the death penalty?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo

the Environment  ›  Plastic Product Ban

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Healthcare  ›  Safe Haven

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Elections  ›  Right of Foreigners to Vote

Should foreigners, currently residing in Russia, have the right to vote?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Armed Teachers

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo

Immigration  ›  Immigration Ban

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into Russia?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo

Foreign Policy  ›  Syrian Refugees

Should Russia accept refugees from Syria?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo

Immigration  ›  Skilled Immigrants

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseIncrease

the Economy  ›  Universal Basic Income

Do you support a universal basic income program?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes, everyone should receive an income to cover basic necessities including food and housing

Elections  ›  Campaign Finance

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Crime  ›  Prison Overcrowding

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Immigration  ›  Dual Citizenship

Should immigrants to Russia be allowed to hold dual citizenship status?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Net Neutrality

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)?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo, treat all traffic equally and continue the openness of the internet

Social  ›  Abortion

What is your stance on abortion?

PP>PP  Party’s support basePro-choice

Social  ›  Euthanasia

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

the Environment  ›  Corporate Subsidies

Should cities be allowed to offer private companies economic incentives to relocate?

PP>PP  Party’s support baseYes

Social  ›  Niqāb

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

PP>PP  Party’s support baseNo