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Social Security and MedicareAs the first baby boomers retire, the two entitlements of Social Security and Medicare will be called on more than ever to provide health care and financial stability. Are they fiscally solvent?
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Animal RightsAdded by: Jedralski
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Climate ChangeA large amount of research confirms that the planet’s climate is changing, with temperatures increasing and sea levels rising. But it’s still not clear how much of this is due to human activity, and how much is part of a natural cycle.
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ImmigrationImmigrants make up an ever-increasing percentage of the population, and many are entering the US illegally. But what to do about it, and how to handle immigrants who are already in the US are hugely contentious issues.
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AbortionNo issue is more contentious, and demanding of a hard-line stance from politicians in both major parties. Is it even possible to debate this issue in a civilized manner?
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Minimum WageIndividual cities are increasing their minimum wages, but the federal minimum wage is still much lower. Some politicians believe there shouldn't be one at all, and that it hurts small businesses.
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Border SecurityMany candidates built their platforms around securing the US border with Mexico, but there is intense disagreement about how to do it in the most effective way.
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TerrorismThe threat of terror attacks in the United States has decreased, but there have still been numerous incidents overseas. How much of a role does this play in American foreign policy?