2016 Presidential Election: The Candidates and Where They Stand on the Issues
2016 Presidential Election
As ProCon.org has done for millions of readers in past elections, you get reliable, sourced information about where each presidential candidate stands on important issues. We have posted candidate responses to 57 issues so far, and we are adding new information regularly with the goal of covering 75 issues by Oct. 8, 2016 - one month before Election Day.

To get started, click on a candidate, scroll down to click on an issue, or go straight to our presidential candidate matching quiz and the side-by-side candidate comparison.



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Former Candidates (alphabetical order)

 
ISSUES AND CANDIDATE STATEMENTS




Our Latest Updates (archived after 30 days)
Should Law Enforcement Be Allowed to Use Racial Profiling?
5/25/2016 - Trump is Pro, Clinton is Now Con, and Johnson, Sanders, and Stein are Con. Read these presidential candidate statements on whether law enforcement should be allowed to use racial profiling.

Should Any Public Colleges or Universities Be Tuition-Free?
5/20/2016 - See the 2016 presidential candidates' responses on whether or not public colleges or universities should be tuition-free.

Should Transgender People Be Allowed to Use the Bathroom of Their Choice?
5/12/2016 - Clinton and Sanders are Pro, and Trump is Not Clearly Pro or Con. Read their statements on whether transgender people should be allowed to use the bathroom of their choice.

Is the Criminal Justice System Unfair to Black People?
5/5/2016 - See the 2016 presidential candidates' responses on whether the criminal justice system is unfair to black people.

Archived Notices

 


Last updated on 5/25/2016 2:12:37 PM PST

2016 Presidential Election: The Candidates and Where They Stand on the Issues
2016 Presidential Election
As ProCon.org has done for millions of readers in past elections, you get reliable, sourced information about where each presidential candidate stands on important issues. We have posted candidate responses to 57 issues so far, and we are adding new information regularly with the goal of covering 75 issues by Oct. 8, 2016 - one month before Election Day.

To get started, click on a candidate, scroll down to click on an issue, or go straight to our presidential candidate matching quiz and the side-by-side candidate comparison.


Democrat
Republican
3rd Party

Former Candidates (alphabetical order)

 



Our Latest Updates (archived after 30 days)
Should Law Enforcement Be Allowed to Use Racial Profiling?
5/25/2016 - Trump is Pro, Clinton is Now Con, and Johnson, Sanders, and Stein are Con. Read these presidential candidate statements on whether law enforcement should be allowed to use racial profiling.

Should Any Public Colleges or Universities Be Tuition-Free?
5/20/2016 - See the 2016 presidential candidates' responses on whether or not public colleges or universities should be tuition-free.

Should Transgender People Be Allowed to Use the Bathroom of Their Choice?
5/12/2016 - Clinton and Sanders are Pro, and Trump is Not Clearly Pro or Con. Read their statements on whether transgender people should be allowed to use the bathroom of their choice.

Is the Criminal Justice System Unfair to Black People?
5/5/2016 - See the 2016 presidential candidates' responses on whether the criminal justice system is unfair to black people.

Archived Notices

 


Last updated on 5/25/2016 2:12:37 PM PST