Political positions of the 2020 Democratic Party presidential primary candidates

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This page describes the stances held by Democratic candidates in the 2020 United States presidential election on a variety of domestic and foreign policy issues.

Abortion[edit]

Candidate Status Pro-Choice Contraceptive mandate Fund Planned Parenthood
Joe Biden Inactive Yes[1] Yes[2] Yes[2]
Cory Booker Active Yes[3] Yes[4] Yes[5]
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[6] Unknown Yes[7]
Julián Castro Active Yes[8] Unknown Unknown
John Delaney Active Yes[9] Yes[9] Yes[9]
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[10] Yes[11] Yes[12]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[13] Yes[14] Yes[15]
Mike Gravel Active Yes[16] Unknown Unknown
Kamala Harris Active Yes[13] Yes[17] Yes[18]
John Hickenlooper Active Yes[19] Yes[19] Yes[19]
Jay Inslee Active Yes[20] Yes[21] Yes[22]
Amy Klobuchar Active Yes[13] Yes[23] Yes[24]
Wayne Messam Active Yes[25] Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Yes[26] Yes[27] Yes[28]
Tim Ryan Active Yes[29] Yes[29] Yes[29]
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[30] Yes[31] Yes[24]
Eric Swalwell Active Yes[32] Unknown Yes[7]
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[33] Yes[34] Yes[35]
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[36] Yes[36] Yes[36]
Andrew Yang Active Yes[37] Yes[37] Yes[37]

Campaign finance[edit]

Candidate Status No Corporate PAC
Donations
Overturn Citizens United Publicly funded elections Democracy vouchers
Joe Biden Inactive No[38] Yes[39] Unknown Unknown
Cory Booker Active Yes[40] Yes[41] Yes[42] Unknown
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[43] Yes[44] Unknown Unknown
Julián Castro Active Yes[45] Yes[46] Unknown Unknown
John Delaney Active Yes[47] Yes[48] Yes[49] Yes[50]
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[51] Yes[52][53][54] Yes[55] Yes[50]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[40] Yes[56] Yes[57] Unknown
Mike Gravel Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Kamala Harris Active Yes[58] Yes[59] Yes[42] Unknown
John Hickenlooper Active Yes[60] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Yes[61] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active Yes[62] Yes[63] Yes[42] Unknown
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Yes[64] Yes[65] Yes[66] Yes[50]
Tim Ryan Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[40] Yes[67] Yes[42] Unknown
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Yes[68] Yes[49] Yes[69]
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[40] Yes[70] Yes[42] Unknown
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[71] Yes[71] Yes[71] Unknown
Andrew Yang Active Yes[72] Yes[72] Yes[73] Yes[74]

Criminal justice[edit]

Candidate Status Capital Punishment Legalization of
Marijuana
Expunging Cannabis
Conviction Records
End Cash Bail End Private Prisons End Mandatory Minimum
Sentencing
for Nonviolent
Drug Offenses
Job Placement Services
for Released Offenders
Decriminalization
of Sex Work
Joe Biden Inactive Yes[75] No[76] No[76] Yes[77] Unknown Yes[77] Yes[78] Unknown
Cory Booker Active No[75] Yes[79] Yes[79] Yes[80] Yes[81] Yes[82] Unknown No[83]
Pete Buttigieg Active No[84] Yes[85] Unknown Yes[86] Unknown Yes[84] Unknown Unknown
Julián Castro Active Unknown Yes[87] Unknown Partial[88] Yes[89] Unknown Unknown Unknown
John Delaney Active Unknown Yes[90] Unknown Yes[91] Yes[91] Yes[91] Unknown Unknown
Tulsi Gabbard Active Unknown Yes[92] Yes[93] Unknown Yes[94] Partial[95] Unknown Yes[96]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active No[75] Yes[79] Yes[79] Yes[97][98] Unknown Yes[99] Unknown No[83]
Mike Gravel Active No[100] Yes[100] Yes[100] Yes[100] Yes[100] Yes[100] Unknown Yes[100]
Kamala Harris Active No[75] Yes[79] Yes[79] Yes[98] Yes[101] Yes[102] Unknown Yes[103]
John Hickenlooper Active No[75] Yes[104] Unknown Partial[105] No[106] Yes[107] Unknown Partial[108]
Jay Inslee Active No[75] Yes[85] Yes[85] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active Unknown[75] Yes[109] Unknown Partial[110] Unknown Partial[110] Unknown No[83]
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active No[75] Yes[111][112] Yes[112] Yes[112] Yes[112] Yes[112] Unknown Unknown
Tim Ryan Active No[113] Yes[114] Unknown Unknown Yes[115] Partial[116] Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active No[75] Yes[79] Yes[79] Yes[97][98] Yes[117] Yes[118] Unknown No[83]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Yes[119] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active No[75] Yes[79] Yes[79] Yes[120] Yes[121] Partial[121] Unknown No[83]
Marianne Williamson Active Unknown Yes[122] Unknown Unknown Yes[123] Unknown Yes[124] Unknown
Andrew Yang Active Unknown Yes[125] Yes[125] Partial[note 1][126] Yes[127] Unknown Unknown Unknown
  1. ^ Wants to reduce the use of cash bail

Economics[edit]

Candidate Status Estate Tax Postal Banking Reparations for Slavery Wealth Tax
Joe Biden Inactive Unknown Unknown No[128] Unknown
Cory Booker Active Unknown Unknown Partial[note 1][129] Unknown
Pete Buttigieg Active Unknown Unknown Partial[note 1][130] Unknown
Julián Castro Active Unknown Unknown Yes[131] Unknown
John Delaney Active Unknown Unknown Partial[note 1][129] Unknown
Tulsi Gabbard Active Unknown Unknown Yes[132] Unknown
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[133] Yes[134] Partial[note 1][135] Unknown
Mike Gravel Active Yes[100] Yes[100] Yes[100] Yes[100]
Kamala Harris Active Unknown Unknown Yes[136] Unknown
John Hickenlooper Active Unknown Unknown Partial[note 1][135] Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active Unknown Unknown Partial[note 1][129] Unknown
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Unknown Unknown Partial[note 1][137] Unknown
Tim Ryan Active Unknown Unknown Partial[note 1][129] Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[133] Yes[138] Partial[note 1][139] Yes[140]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[141] Yes[142] Yes[136] Yes[143]
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[144] Unknown Yes[131] Unknown
Andrew Yang Active Unknown Yes[145] Partial[146] No[147]
  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Supports H.R. 40

Education[edit]

Candidate Status Tuition-Free
Public College
Debt relief for
student debt
Affirmative Action Universal
Child Care
Public
Pre-Kindergarten
Joe Biden Inactive Yes[148] Unknown Yes[149] Unknown Unknown
Cory Booker Active Yes[150] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Pete Buttigieg Active No[151] Yes[152] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Julián Castro Active Yes[153] Unknown Yes[38] Unknown Yes[104]
John Delaney Active No[154] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[155]
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[156] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[150] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[157]
Mike Gravel Active Yes[100] Yes[100] Unknown Yes[100] Yes[100]
Kamala Harris Active Yes[150] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
John Hickenlooper Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active Partial[note 1][158] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Yes[159] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Partial[note 2] Yes[161] Unknown Unknown Yes[160]
Tim Ryan Active Yes[29] Yes[29] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[162] Yes[163] Unknown Yes[164] Yes[165]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[150] Yes[166] Unknown Yes[167] Yes[167]
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[168] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[169]
Andrew Yang Active Partial[note 3] Yes[171] Unknown Unknown Yes[172]
  1. ^ Supports free 2-year community college
  2. ^ Supports two years of tuition to state or community college[160]
  3. ^ Supports free or nearly free community college[170]

Electoral reform[edit]

Candidate Status Abolish the
Electoral College
Abolish the filibuster Adoption of IRV/RCV Ban Voter ID Laws D.C. statehood Puerto Rico Statehood End Felony
Disenfranchisement
Expand/Reform
Supreme Court
Make Election Day
a federal holiday
Joe Biden Inactive Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[173] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Cory Booker Active Yes[174] No[175] Unknown Unknown Yes[176] Unknown Partial[177] Unknown Unknown
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[178] Unknown Yes[179] Unknown Yes[180] Yes[180] Yes[86] Yes[181] Unknown
Julián Castro Active Yes[174] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[182] Yes[183] Yes[184] Unknown Yes[182]
John Delaney Active No[185][174] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[186] Yes[186] Yes[184] Unknown Yes[155]
Tulsi Gabbard Active Partial[note 1][132][174] Unknown Unknown[187] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[184] Unknown Unknown
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[188][174] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[189] Unknown Yes[184] Yes[190] Unknown
Mike Gravel Active Yes[100] Unknown Yes[191][100] Yes[100] Yes[191] Yes[100] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Kamala Harris Active Yes[185][174] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[189] Unknown Partial[192] Yes[190] Unknown
John Hickenlooper Active No[174] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[184] Unknown Yes[184] Unknown Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Yes[174] Yes[184] Unknown Unknown Yes[184] Yes[184] Yes[184] Yes[184] Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[193] Unknown Yes[184] Unknown Unknown
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Yes[194] Yes[194] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[194]
Beto O'Rourke Active Yes[185][174] Unknown Unknown Yes[195] Yes[196] Yes[197] Yes[184] Yes[190] Unknown
Tim Ryan Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[198] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[199][174] Unknown Yes[200][201] Unknown Yes[202] Unknown Yes[203] Yes[note 2][204] Yes[205]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Unknown Yes[179] Unknown Yes[206] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[207] Yes[184] Unknown Unknown Yes[184] Unknown Yes[184] Yes[190] Unknown
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[174] Unknown Unknown Yes[71] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[71]
Andrew Yang Active No[208][185] Unknown Yes[209] Unknown Yes[210] Yes[211] Unknown Yes[note 2][212] Yes[213]
  1. ^ Supports electoral college reform
  2. ^ a b Impose term limits for Supreme Court justices

Environmental issues and climate change[edit]

Candidate Status Green New Deal Nuclear Power to
Reduce Emissions
Carbon Tax Paris Agreement Ban Fracking Ban Offshore Drilling
Joe Biden Inactive Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[214] Unknown Unknown
Cory Booker Active Yes[215] Yes[216][217] Yes[218] Yes[219] Unknown Unknown
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[220] Unknown Yes[221] Yes[222] Unknown Unknown
Julián Castro Active Yes[223] Unknown Yes[224] Yes[225] Unknown Unknown
John Delaney Active No[226] Yes[217] Yes[155] Yes[227] Unknown Unknown
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[228] No[229][217] Unknown Yes[230] Yes[231][232] Yes[231]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[215] No[233] Yes[234] Yes[234] Unknown Unknown
Mike Gravel Active Yes[100] No[16] Yes[235] Yes[100] Unknown Unknown
Kamala Harris Active Yes[215] No[233] Unknown Yes[236] Unknown Unknown
John Hickenlooper Active Yes[237] Unknown Unknown Yes[238] No[239] Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Yes[240] Yes[241] Yes Yes[242] Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active Yes[215] Yes[243] Unknown Yes[244] Unknown Unknown
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[245] Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Yes[246] Unknown Unknown Yes[247] No[248] No[249]
Tim Ryan Active Yes[29] Yes[250] Yes[251][252] Yes[29] Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[215] No[233][253] Yes[254] Yes[255] Yes[256] Yes[257]
Eric Swalwell Active Yes[258] Unknown Unknown Yes[259] Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[215] No[260] Yes[261] Yes[262] Unknown Unknown
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[263] No[264] Unknown Yes[264] Partial[note 1][264] Unknown
Andrew Yang Active Yes[265] Yes[266] Yes[267] Unknown Unknown Unknown
  1. ^ Stop new fracking operations

Foreign policy[edit]

Candidate Status Intervention in Syria Iran Nuclear Deal Recognize
Juan Guaidó as interim
President of Venezuela
Military Intervention
in Venezuela
Intervention in Yemen Drone strikes
Joe Biden Inactive Yes[268] Yes[269] Yes[270] Unknown Unknown Yes[271]
Cory Booker Active Partial[272][273] Yes[274] Unknown Unknown No[275] Yes[276]
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[277] Unknown Unknown No[278] Unknown Unknown
Julián Castro Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
John Delaney Active Yes[279] Yes[280] Yes[278] No[278] No[281] Yes[282]
Tulsi Gabbard Active No[283] Yes[284] No[285] No[286] No[287] Yes[288]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Partial[289] Yes[290] Yes[278] No[291] No[292] Yes[293]
Mike Gravel Active No[294] Yes[295] No[296] No[296] No[100] No[297]
Kamala Harris Active Partial[298][299] Yes[300] Unknown Unknown No[301] Unknown
John Hickenlooper Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active Yes[302][303] Yes[304] Unknown Unknown No[305] Unknown
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Unknown Yes[306] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Tim Ryan Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active No[307] Yes[308] No[309] No[310] No[311] Yes[312]
Eric Swalwell Active Partial[313] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Partial[314][315] Yes[316] Unknown No[278] No[317] Unknown[318]
Marianne Williamson Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown No[319] No[320]
Andrew Yang Active Unknown Unknown Unknown No[321] Unknown Unknown

Gun control[edit]

Candidate Status Universal
Background Checks
Ban Assault Weapons
Joe Biden Inactive Yes[322] Yes[323]
Cory Booker Active Yes[324] Yes[325]
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[326] Unknown
Julián Castro Active Yes[327] Yes[327]
John Delaney Active Unknown Unknown
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[328] Yes[329]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[324] Yes[325]
Mike Gravel Active Yes[330] Yes[330]
Kamala Harris Active Yes[324] Yes[325]
John Hickenlooper Active Yes[331] Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Unknown Yes[332]
Amy Klobuchar Active Yes[324] Yes[325]
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Yes[333] Yes[333]
Tim Ryan Active Yes[29] Yes[29]
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[324] Yes[325]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[324] Yes[325]
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[334] Yes[334]
Andrew Yang Active Yes[335] No[336]

Health care[edit]

Candidate Status Support Single-Payer
Healthcare
System
Support Public Health
Insurance Option
Import Prescription
Drugs from Canada
Joe Biden Inactive Unknown Unknown Unknown
Cory Booker Active Yes[337] Unknown No[338]
Pete Buttigieg Active No[339][note 1] Yes[340] Yes[341]
Julián Castro Active Yes[342] Unknown Unknown
John Delaney Active No[343] Yes[344] Unknown
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[345] Unknown Unknown
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[337] Unknown Yes[338]
Mike Gravel Active Yes[346] Yes[347] Unknown
Kamala Harris Active Yes[337] Unknown Yes[338]
John Hickenlooper Active No[237][348] Unknown Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Unknown Yes[349] Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active No[350] Yes[351] Yes[352]
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active No[353][354] Yes[355] Unknown
Tim Ryan Active Yes[29] Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[337] Unknown Yes[352]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[356] Unknown Yes[338]
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[263] Unknown Unknown
Andrew Yang Active Yes[357] Yes[358] Unknown
  1. ^ Suggests all-payer rate setting as an intermediate system

Immigration and border security[edit]

Candidate Status Proposed Trump
Border Wall
Trump
Travel Ban
Support DACA Allow More
Visa Workers
Demilitarize
Mexico–US border
Invest in
Ports of Entry
Abolish ICE
Joe Biden Inactive Unknown Unknown Yes[359] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Cory Booker Active No[360] No[361] Yes[362] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Pete Buttigieg Active No[363] Unknown Yes[326] Unknown Yes[326] Unknown Unknown
Julián Castro Active No[364] No[365] Yes[366] Unknown Unknown Unknown Partial[367]
John Delaney Active No[368] No[369] Yes[370] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Tulsi Gabbard Active No[371] No[369] Yes[372][373] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Kirsten Gillibrand Active No[374] No[361] Yes[375] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[376]
Mike Gravel Active No[377] No[100] Yes[377] Yes[377] Yes[377] Yes[377] Yes[100]
Kamala Harris Active No[378] No[361] Yes[379] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[380]
John Hickenlooper Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Jay Inslee Active No[381] No[382] Yes[382] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active No[383] No[361] Yes[384] Unknown Unknown Yes[380] No[385]
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active No[386] No[369] Yes[387] Yes[387] Yes[388] Yes[387] No[389]
Tim Ryan Active No[29] Unknown Yes[29] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active No[390] No[361] Yes[391] Yes[391] Yes[391] Yes[391] Unknown
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active No[392] No[361] Yes[393] Unknown Unknown Unknown Yes[394]
Marianne Williamson Active No[395] Unknown Yes[395] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Andrew Yang Active Unknown Unknown Yes[396] Yes[397] Unknown Yes[398] Unknown

Internet[edit]

Candidate Status Reinstate Net Neutrality
Joe Biden Inactive Unknown[399][400]
Cory Booker Active Yes[401]
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[401]
Julián Castro Active Unknown
John Delaney Active Yes[401]
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[401]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[401]
Mike Gravel Active Yes[402]
Kamala Harris Active Yes[401]
John Hickenlooper Active Yes[401]
Jay Inslee Active Yes[401]
Amy Klobuchar Active Yes[401]
Wayne Messam Active Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Yes[403]
Tim Ryan Active Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[401]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[401]
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[404]
Andrew Yang Active Yes[401]

Labor issues[edit]

Candidate Status Raise Minimum Wage Basic Income Paid Family Leave Paid Sick Leave Ban "right-to-work" laws Job guarantee
Joe Biden Inactive Unknown No[405][406] Yes[407] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Cory Booker Active $15[408] Unknown Yes[407] Yes[407] Unknown Partial[409]
Pete Buttigieg Active Unknown Partial[410] Yes[411] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Julián Castro Active $15[412][413] Yes[414] Unknown Yes[415] Unknown Unknown
John Delaney Active $15[416] No[417] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Tulsi Gabbard Active $15[418] Partial[419][420] Yes[421] Yes[421] Unknown Unknown
Kirsten Gillibrand Active $15[408] Unknown Yes[407] Yes[407] Yes[422] Yes[423][424]
Mike Gravel Active $15[100][425] Yes[100][426] Yes[100] Unknown Unknown Yes[427]
Kamala Harris Active $15[408] No[note 1][428] Yes[407] Yes[407] Unknown Partial[424]
John Hickenlooper Active $15[429] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Unknown Unknown Yes[430] Unknown Unknown Unknown
Amy Klobuchar Active $15[408] Unknown Yes[407] Yes[407] Unknown Unknown
Wayne Messam Active Unknown No[431] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active $15[432] No[433] Yes[434] Yes[435] Unknown Unknown
Tim Ryan Active Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Bernie Sanders Active $15[408] No[436] Yes[437] Yes[437] Yes[438] Yes[439]
Eric Swalwell Active Unknown No[406] Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
Elizabeth Warren Active $15[408] Unknown Yes[407] Yes[440] Yes[422] Partial[424]
Marianne Williamson Active $15[441] Yes[144] Yes[144] Yes[144] Unknown Unknown
Andrew Yang Active No[note 2][442] Yes[443] Yes[444] Unknown Unknown No[445]
  1. ^ Proposes a massive expansion of earned income tax credit (EITC), which has been described as a related policy proposal to basic income. But EITC is not basic income, it is two different welfare models.
  2. ^ Argues that basic income serves as effective minimum wage raise

LGBT issues[edit]

Candidate Status Equality Act Obergefell v.
Hodges
Transgender
Military Service
Joe Biden Inactive Yes[446] Yes[447] Yes[448]
Cory Booker Active Yes[449] Yes[450] Yes[451]
Pete Buttigieg Active Yes[452] Yes[453] Yes[454]
Julián Castro Active Yes[455] Unknown Yes[456]
John Delaney Active Yes[457] Yes[458] Yes[459]
Tulsi Gabbard Active Yes[460] Yes[461] Yes[459]
Kirsten Gillibrand Active Yes[449] Unknown Yes[462]
Mike Gravel Active Unknown Unknown Yes[463]
Kamala Harris Active Yes[449] Yes[464] Yes[465]
John Hickenlooper Active Unknown Yes[466] Unknown
Jay Inslee Active Unknown Yes[467] Yes[468]
Amy Klobuchar Active Yes[449] Yes[469] Yes[470]
Wayne Messam Active Unknown Unknown Unknown
Seth Moulton Active Unknown Unknown Unknown
Beto O'Rourke Active Yes[471] Unknown Yes[472]
Tim Ryan Active Yes[460] Yes[473] Yes[29]
Bernie Sanders Active Yes[449] Yes[474] Yes[475]
Eric Swalwell Active Yes[460] Yes[476] Yes[29]
Elizabeth Warren Active Yes[449] Yes[477] Yes[478]
Marianne Williamson Active Yes[479] Yes[479] Yes[480]
Andrew Yang Active Unknown Unknown Unknown

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joe Biden on Abortion". www.ontheissues.org.
  2. ^ a b "After The Debate: The Facts On Where The Candidates Stand On Crucial Issues". www.forbes.com. October 17, 2012.
  3. ^ "Cory Booker on Abortion". www.ontheissues.org.
  4. ^ "Sen. Booker Introduces Legislation to Protect Women's Access to Birth Control". www.booker.senate.gov. May 16, 2016.
  5. ^ "Booker Statement on Senate Effort to Eliminate Federal Funding for Women's Healthcare Services". www.booker.senate.gov. August 4, 2015.
  6. ^ "2020 Presidential Candidates' Views on Abortion". aulaction.org. February 5, 2019.
  7. ^ a b "Mayors Stand with Planned Parenthood". www.istandwithpp.org. May 10, 2017.
  8. ^ "The 2020 contenders: Julián Castro". www.cbsnews.com. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  9. ^ a b c "John Delaney on Abortion". www.ontheissues.org.
  10. ^ "Women's Rights". Tulsi. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  11. ^ Gabbard, Tulsi [@TulsiGabbard] (October 6, 2017). "#Birthcontrol has critical health benefits and should be accessible to all women. We will not accept anything less" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  12. ^ "Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Votes to Protect Nationwide Access to Family Planning". gabbard.house.gov. February 17, 2017.
  13. ^ a b c Duckworth, Tammy (March 12, 2019). "Cosponsors - S. 758–116th Congress (2019-2020): A bill to ensure affordable abortion coverage and care for every woman, and for other purposes". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  14. ^ Gillibrand, Kirsten [@SenGillibrand] (June 2, 2017). "Birth control is part of basic, preventive care for women. It's wrong to roll back access. It's wrong to make women pay more for it" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  15. ^ Kenney, Caroline (May 18, 2018). "Gillibrand: Trump's Planned Parenthood rule 'should enrage the American public'". www.cnn.com.
  16. ^ a b "Mike Gravel on the Issues". OnTheIssues.
  17. ^ Aviles, Gwen (March 1, 2019). "Congressional Democrats reintroduce the Do No Harm Act". www.nbcnews.com.
  18. ^ "Kamala Harris Says US Faces a 'Crisis' Jeopardizing 'Reproductive Health Care Access for Millions of Women'". www.cnsnews.com. February 24, 2019.
  19. ^ a b c "John Hickenlooper on the issues: Abortion, guns, climate change and health care". The Denver Post. March 1, 2019. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  20. ^ Barrow, Bill; Corte, Rachel La (March 1, 2019). "Washington Gov. Inslee focuses on climate change in 2020 bid". AP NEWS. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  21. ^ "Gov. Jay Inslee signs abortion insurance bill". www.spokesman.com. March 21, 2018.
  22. ^ "Inslee statement on Trump's Title X decision". www.governor.wa.gov. February 22, 2019.
  23. ^ Duckworth, Tammy (September 1, 2007). "Cosponsors: S.21 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)". www.congress.gov.
  24. ^ a b "41 Senators Support Women's Health and Planned Parenthood". www.plannedparenthood.org. January 30, 2014.
  25. ^ Messam, Wayne (April 10, 2019). "Florida Mayor Wayne Messam Announces 2020 Run To 'Restore American Dream'". WBUR. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  26. ^ O'Rourke, Rep Beto (January 26, 2017). "Why I voted no on H.R. 7". Medium. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  27. ^ "Beto O'Rourke". www.ontheissues.org.
  28. ^ "Congressman Beto O'Rourke". www.facebook.com. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  29. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n D'Elia, Alexandria (April 8, 2019). "What does Tim Ryan believe? Where the candidate stands on 8 issues". www.pbs.org.
  30. ^ April 23, CBS News; 2017; Pm, 1:45. "Face the Nation transcript April 23, 2017: Rubio, Kelly, Sanders, Kasich". www.cbsnews.com. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  31. ^ "Where do the 2016 candidates stand on contraception?". theconversation.com. March 8, 2016.
  32. ^ Swalwell, Eric (@RepSwalwell). "💯 Accurate! #prochoice". Twitter. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  33. ^ "Sen. Warren: America Can Never Go Back to the Era of Back-Alley Abortions". Time. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  34. ^ "Senator Warren Statement on Trump Administration Birth Control Rule". www.warren.senate.gov. October 6, 2017.
  35. ^ "Letter to Hon. Donald Trump, President-elect - Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood". votesmart.org. January 12, 2017.
  36. ^ a b c "Reproductive Rights | Marianne Williamson 2020". www.marianne2020.com. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  37. ^ a b c "Right to Privacy/Abortion and Contraception". Yang 2020. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  38. ^ a b "Meet all the Democratic candidates in the crowded 2020 race". Quartz. March 28, 2019. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  39. ^ Atkins, Kimberly (January 28, 2010). "Biden backs Obama's Citizens United slam". lawyersusaonline.com.
  40. ^ a b c d NW, The Center for Responsive Politics 1300 L. St; Washington, Suite 200; fax857-7809, DC 20005 telelphone857-0044 (February 15, 2018). "Two more senators ditch corporate PACs". OpenSecrets News.
  41. ^ Booker, Cory [@CoryBooker] (January 22, 2019). "It's been 9 years since the Supreme Court handed down its disastrous 5-4 #CitizensUnited ruling. Since then, countless corporate campaign contributions have flooded our elections drowning out the voices of millions of voters—we must overturn Citizens United" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  42. ^ a b c d e Nilsen, Ella (March 17, 2019). "Senate Democrats unveiled an anti-corruption companion bill. Mitch McConnell is already blocking it". Vox. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  43. ^ Overby, Peter (February 2, 2019). "Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Compete To Spurn Establishment Cash". www.npr.org.
  44. ^ Turner, Ashley (March 20, 2019). "2020 Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg says this is 'the biggest problem with capitalism right now'". www.cnbc.com.
  45. ^ Dave Levinthal, Center for Public Integrity (January 12, 2019). "Here are 9 things to know about 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro". The Texas Tribune.
  46. ^ Kroll, Andy (January 12, 2019). "Julian Castro Officially Enters the 2020 Presidential Race". www.rollingstone.com.
  47. ^ Pinho, Faith E. (August 14, 2017). "Maryland Democrat John Delaney aims to unseat Trump in 2020 with campaign based on innovation". www.washingtontimes.com. Washington Times.
  48. ^ Will, George (November 20, 2018). "Will: A declared presidential candidate who believes in what he has lived". www.mercurynews.com.
  49. ^ a b Sarbanes, John P. (January 24, 2017). "Text - H.R.20 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Government By the People Act of 2017". www.congress.gov.
  50. ^ a b c Sarbanes, John P. (March 6, 2014). "H.R.20 - 113th Congress (2013-2014): Government By the People Act of 2014". www.congress.gov.
  51. ^ Watson, Libby. "Democrats Who Swore Off Corporate Campaign Donations Are Still Getting a Boost From Big Money". Splinter.
  52. ^ "Rep. Tulsi Gabbard trying to stop corporations from buying elections". Lahaina News. October 20, 2016. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  53. ^ "Campaign Finance Reform". Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. April 13, 2016. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  54. ^ "Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Facebook: We Must Overturn Citizens United". Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. September 20, 2018. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  55. ^ "Campaign Finance Reform". Tulsi. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  56. ^ Gillibrand, Kirsten [@SenGillibrand] (January 22, 2019). "In the nine years since the Citizens United ruling, unaccountable money has eroded our democracy. As long as candidates continue to accept corporate PAC and federal lobbyist donations, we can't fix what's broken. One person, one vote. It's time to overturn Citizens United" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  57. ^ "Gillibrand remains idealistic on campaign finance reform, bipartisanship | News, Sports, Jobs - Adirondack Daily Enterprise".
  58. ^ "Democratic U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris Jumps Into 2020 White House Race". The New York Times. Reuters. January 21, 2019. (Harris) has said she will reject corporate political action committee money.
  59. ^ Harris, Kamala [@KamalaHarris] (October 9, 2016). "Citizens United allows the wealthy to pollute our politics with unlimited dark money. We need a SCOTUS that will overturn it. #debate" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  60. ^ Gibson, Ginger (March 4, 2019). "Former Democratic Colorado Governor Hickenlooper joins presidential race". www.reuters.com.
  61. ^ "Washington Governor Jay Inslee joins the 2020 field as the climate change candidate". opensecrets.org. March 1, 2019.
  62. ^ Greenwood, Max (February 11, 2019). "Klobuchar will not take corporate PAC money for presidential campaign". TheHill.
  63. ^ Arke, Raymond (February 8, 2019). "Can Amy Klobuchar raise enough money to match her primary opponents?". OpenSecrets News. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  64. ^ Arke, Raymond (March 13, 2019). "With eye on 2020, can Beto O'Rourke repeat record-smashing fundraising?". www.opensecrets.org.
  65. ^ Drusch, Andrea (August 17, 2018). "Beto O'Rourke: Ending Citizens United should be SCOTUS litmus test". www.star-telegram.com.
  66. ^ Scherer, Michael (March 15, 2019). "Beto O'Rourke drew on donations from the pro-GOP political establishment". The Texas Tribune. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  67. ^ Sanders, Bernie (December 29, 2018). "One of the great crises facing our democracy is power of the billionaire class over our political process. The needs of ordinary people are ignored when the very rich and their Super PACs buy elections. We need to overturn Citizens United and move to public funding of elections". @SenSanders. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  68. ^ Swalwell, Eric (@RepSwalwell). "Here's how: End Citizens United ..." Twitter. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  69. ^ "Details for H.R. 20 (113th): Government By the People Act of 2014". GovTrack.us.
  70. ^ Warren, Elizabeth (February 9, 2019). "Our fight is to change the rules so that our government works for everyone. That means: A #GreenNewDeal, Fair housing, #MedicareForAll, Affordable childcare, Student loan relief, Overturning Citizens United". @ewarren. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  71. ^ a b c d e "Marianne 2020 - Democracy at Risk". www.marianne2020.com.
  72. ^ a b "Campaign Finance Reform". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  73. ^ "Campaign finance reform". Yang 2020. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  74. ^ "Democracy Dollars". Yang 2020. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  75. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Resnick, Gideon; Stein, Sam (March 14, 2019). "The 2020 Democratic Field, Minus Joe Biden, Embraces a Death Penalty Moratorium". Daily Beast. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  76. ^ a b "Joe Biden on Drugs". www.ontheissues.org.
  77. ^ a b Wilson-Anton, Madinah. "Reflecting on Vice President Biden's Call for Economic Justice and Criminal Justice Reform". www.bidenschool.udel.edu.
  78. ^ "S.1060 - Second Chance Act of 2007". www.congress.gov.
  79. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "S.1689 - Marijuana Justice Act of 2017". Congress.gov. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  80. ^ Booker, Cory [@CoryBooker] (November 2, 2017). "Money bail is an urgent issue—grateful to Senators Harris & Paul & @essie4justice for addressing this injustice" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  81. ^ "Booker Statement on Trump Administration Reversal of Policy Phasing Out Use of Private Prisons". www.booker.senate.gov.
  82. ^ "Everything you need to know about 2020 candidate Cory Booker". Axios. March 7, 2019. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  83. ^ a b c d e Roux, Liara (February 22, 2019). "The 2020 Democratic Frontrunners Need to Answer for Their Votes on SESTA". Broadly. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  84. ^ a b Miller, Haley (April 4, 2019). "Pete Buttigieg Calls For Death Penalty To Be Abolished". www.huffpost.com.
  85. ^ a b c Dockray, Heather (February 20, 2019). "Where the 2020 presidential candidates stand on marijuana legalization". Mashable. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  86. ^ a b Whack, Errin Haines [@emarvelous] (April 4, 2019). "Just heard from @PeteButtigieg addressing @NationalAction. Called for end to cash bail and death penalty, felon voter disenfranchisement. Said he'd sign HB40 to study reparations, which he said is "a conversation about justice between generations."" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  87. ^ Castro, Julián (February 25, 2017). "A mistake. Colorado and other states have shown we can sensibly legalize marijuana with reasonable controls". @JulianCastro. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  88. ^ Planas, Roque (January 12, 2019). "Julian Castro, Former Obama Housing Chief, Announces 2020 Presidential Run". www.huffpost.com.
  89. ^ Valley, Jackie (February 28, 2019). "Julian Castro talks affordable housing, immigration and education in Vegas". thenevadaindependent.com.
  90. ^ Fox News (February 28, 2019), 2020 Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney on attracting young voters, retrieved April 6, 2019
  91. ^ a b c Starr, Terrell Jermaine (April 4, 2019). "Exclusive: John Delaney's 'Commitment to Black America' Includes Help for HBCUs and Beefed Up Police Oversight". www.theroot.com.
  92. ^ "Cosponsors - H.R.1227 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2017". www.congress.gov. March 16, 2017. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  93. ^ Tulsi Takes On Monsanto & Religious Bigotry. www.youtube.com. The Jimmy Dore Show. April 2, 2019. Event occurs at 1:25.
  94. ^ @TulsiGabbard (September 24, 2017). "We need to implement real criminal justice & ban private prisons" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  95. ^ "Gabbard-Backed Bill to Reduce Mass Incarceration, Lower Recidivism Signed into Law". gabbard.house.gov. December 21, 2018.
  96. ^ Holden, Dominic (March 7, 2019). "A Democratic Presidential Candidate Says Sex Work Should Be Legal". Buzzfeed News.
  97. ^ a b "S.3271 - No Money Bail Act". Congress.gov. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  98. ^ a b c Fouriezos, Nick (January 31, 2019). "Is It Time for Courts to Stop Charging Bail?". OZY. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  99. ^ Fandos, Nicholas (December 18, 2018). "Senate Passes Bipartisan Criminal Justice Bill". New York Times.
  100. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa "Gravel 2020 Platform". Google Docs.
  101. ^ Harris, Kamala [@KamalaHarris] (March 26, 2018). "Private prisons are a rotten deal for taxpayers and it's abhorrent we incentivize corporations to profit off the incarceration of millions" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  102. ^ Beck, Connor (April 18, 2017). "Harris Slams Sessions on Mandatory Minimums". freebeacon.com.
  103. ^ Yadidi, Noa (March 26, 2019). "Kamala Harris: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  104. ^ a b Washington, Arlene (March 28, 2019). "Factbox: Big Democratic field taking shape for 2020 U.S. presidential race". Reuters. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  105. ^ Carroll, Vincent (March 15, 2019). "Carroll: Time to rethink bail — and liberty — for low-risk offenders". www.denverpost.com.
  106. ^ "Colorado budget talks stumble after $3 million request for rural prison". www.denverpost.com. April 14, 2016.
  107. ^ [hthttp://www.ontheissues.org/Archive/Archive_CO_John_Hickenlooper.htm "On Crime: Longer minimum prison sentences do not reduce crime"]. www.ontheissues.org.
  108. ^ Burke, Michael (March 11, 2019). "2020 Dem candidate Hickenlooper advocates exploring legalized prostitution". thehill.com.
  109. ^ @JaxAlemany (February 22, 2019). "status" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  110. ^ a b "Klobuchar: On criminal justice reform, it's time for a second step". cnn.com. April 5, 2019.
  111. ^ O'Rourke, Beto; Byrd, Susie (2011). Dealing Death and Drugs: The Big Business of Dope in the U.S. and Mexico. Cinco Puntos Press (published July 10, 2011). ISBN 978-1-933693-94-1.
  112. ^ a b c d e "Sign On: 5 Ideas for Reforming our Justice System". Beto for America.
  113. ^ Tarm, Michael (April 4, 2014). "Ex-Illinois governor Ryan wants to continue anti-death penalty work". www.stltoday.com.
  114. ^ "Rep. Tim Ryan: Marijuana should be legal in all 50 states". www.cnn.com. July 20, 2018.
  115. ^ Carter, Dennis (September 14, 2018). "Private Prison Campaign Cash Still Welcomed by Some Democrats in the Trump Era". rewire.news.
  116. ^ "Criminal Justice Reform". timryan.house.gov.
  117. ^ @SenSanders (March 4, 2019). "status" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  118. ^ @SenSanders (February 16, 2016). "For decades, we have been engaged in a failed 'War on Drugs' with racially-biased mandatory minimums that punish people of color unfairly" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  119. ^ "Former Prosecutor Rep. Swalwell Announces Support for Rational Federal Marijuana Policy". swalwell.house.gov. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  120. ^ Herndon, Astead W. (December 31, 2018). "Black voters are ready to be heard". www.phillytrib.com.
  121. ^ a b "Warren: Equal Justice Under Law". www.elizabethwarren.com.
  122. ^ "Marijuana is no longer a fringe issue for 2020 presidential candidates". bostonglobe.com. February 26, 2019.
  123. ^ "Mass Incarceration - Marianne Williamson". www.marianne2020.com.
  124. ^ "Criminal Justice | Marianne Williamson 2020". www.marianne2020.com. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  125. ^ a b "Legalize Marijuana". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  126. ^ "Decrease Pre-Trial Cash Bail". www.yang2020.com.
  127. ^ "Reduce Mass Incarceration". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  128. ^ McManus, Doyle (March 13, 2019). "Joe Biden bears the heavy burden of history". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  129. ^ a b c d Krieg, Gregory; Reston, Maeve (April 5, 2019). "2020 Democrats vow to sign House reparations study bill". CNN. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  130. ^ Sergers, Grace (March 22, 2019). "2020 Democrats begin to approach topic of reparations for black Americans". CBS News. CBS. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  131. ^ a b Relman, Eliza (February 26, 2019). "'Shouldn't we compensate people if they were property?': 2020 Democrats are divided over whether to give reparations to black Americans". Business Insider. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  132. ^ a b Steinhauser, Paul (March 22, 2019). "Gabbard pushes back on calls to nix Electoral College, filibuster". www.foxnews.com. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  133. ^ a b Sanders, Bernard (January 31, 2019). "Cosponsors - S.309 - 116th Congress (2019-2020): For the 99.8 Percent Act". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  134. ^ Gillibrand, Kirsten E. (April 25, 2018). "S.2755 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Postal Banking Act". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  135. ^ a b Breuninger, Kevin (April 5, 2019). "2020 Democrats pledge support for reparations at Al Sharpton-led convention". CNBC. NBC. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  136. ^ a b Herndon, Astead W. (February 21, 2019). "2020 Democrats Embrace Race-Conscious Policies, Including Reparations". The New York Times. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  137. ^ Eric, Bradner [@ericbradner] (April 2, 2019). "Beto O'Rourke tells Al Sharpton at the National Action Network conference he would sign into law @JacksonLeeTX18's bill launching a commission to study reparations" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  138. ^ Sanders, Bernie (April 13, 2018). "If the Postal Service is going to be a vibrant entity, we must end this Bush-era mandate. We must also allow the Postal Service to raise new revenue by offering innovative new services that the American people need, including basic banking services". @SenSanders. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  139. ^ "Sanders Backs Committee to Study Slavery Reparations". www.nationalreview.com. April 5, 2019.
  140. ^ Sanders, Bernie (September 13, 2017). "Options to Finance Medicare for All". Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  141. ^ "Ultra-Millionaire Tax". Elizabeth Warren. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  142. ^ Warren, Sen Elizabeth (February 1, 2014). "Coming to a Post Office Near You: Loans You Can Trust?". Huffington Post. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  143. ^ "Senator Warren Unveils Proposal to Tax Wealth of Ultra-Rich Americans | U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts". www.warren.senate.gov. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  144. ^ a b c d "The Economy". www.marianne2020.com.
  145. ^ "Provide Basic Banking Services through the Post Office". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  146. ^ Andrew Yang's Plan For Black America. www.youtube.com. The Root. Event occurs at 10:00.
  147. ^ "A wealth tax is not the way to go: Andrew Yang". Fox Business. February 21, 2019. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  148. ^ "Statement by the Vice President". whitehouse.gov. October 21, 2015. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  149. ^ Cheney-Rice, Zak (March 8, 2019). "Apparently, Democratic Voters Don't Want an Anti-Trump". Intelligencer. New York. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  150. ^ a b c d Santus, Rex (March 6, 2019). "Here's the Democrats' plan for "debt-free" college". Vice. Retrieved March 6, 2019.
  151. ^ "Rising Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Is Against Tuition-Free Public College". gritpost.com. April 4, 2019.
  152. ^ "Millennial Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Has Actual Ideas for Solving the Student Loan Crisis". vice.com. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  153. ^ Hagen, Lisa (January 16, 2019). "Julián Castro calls for 'tuition-free' public colleges, apprenticeships". TheHill. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  154. ^ "The question that could decide the 2020 election". John Delaney for President. June 18, 2018. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  155. ^ a b c Yadidi, Noa (February 27, 2019). "John Delaney: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  156. ^ Gabbard, Tulsi [@TulsiGabbard] (October 14, 2017). "The cost of a college education is unattainable for too many. We can guarantee #CollegeForAll by taxing Wall Street and investing in people" (Tweet). Retrieved March 6, 2019 – via Twitter.
  157. ^ Gillibrand, Kirsten (January 23, 2019). "You can't talk seriously about strengthening our economy if you aren't putting the needs of families front and center: universal pre-K, affordable child care, equal pay for equal work, and national paid family and medical leave". @SenGillibrand. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  158. ^ Relman, Eliza (February 19, 2019). "Amy Klobuchar says she doesn't support free 4-year college and called the Green New Deal and Medicare for All 'aspirations'". Business Insider. Retrieved March 7, 2019.
  159. ^ Brooks, Ryan C. (March 15, 2019). "A Likely Democratic Presidential Candidate Wants To Wipe Out Your Student Loan Debt". BuzzFeed News. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  160. ^ a b "CNN.com - Transcripts". transcripts.cnn.com. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  161. ^ "Senate Candidate From Texas Proposes Student Loan Debt Solutions". The Student Loan Report. August 21, 2017. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  162. ^ Resnikoff, Ned (May 19, 2015). "Bernie Sanders unveils plan for tuition-free public colleges". Al Jazeera. Retrieved August 18, 2015.
  163. ^ Dash, Stephen (April 22, 2015). "What Is Bernie Sanders' Endgame for College Affordability and Student Loans?". HuffPost. Retrieved August 18, 2015.
  164. ^ Sanders, Bernie (February 10, 2019). "While psychologists tell us that ages 0-4 are the most important years of human development, we have a dysfunctional childcare system which underpays staff and is too costly for working families. We need universal, publicly funded childcare". @SenSanders. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  165. ^ Sanders, Bernie (February 25, 2019). "Do I support universal pre-K at a time when it is unaffordable for working class Americans? Absolutely. #SandersTownHall". @BernieSanders. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  166. ^ Menendez, Alicia (February 19, 2019). "Elizabeth Warren On Her Universal Child Care Proposal & Upcoming Student Debt Plan". Medium. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  167. ^ a b Warren, Team. "My plan for Universal Child Care". bustle.com. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  168. ^ "Education | Marianne Williamson 2020". www.marianne2020.com. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  169. ^ Yadidi, Noa (February 28, 2019). "Marianne Williamson: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  170. ^ "Control the Cost of Higher Education". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  171. ^ "Joe Rogan Experience #1245 - Andrew Yang". February 12, 2019 – via YouTube.
  172. ^ "Early Childhood Education for All". www.yang2020.com.
  173. ^ Murillo, Mike (January 17, 2015). "Joe Biden on D.C.: 'You should be a state'". WTOP. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  174. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Mindock, Clark (April 2, 2019). "What is electoral college and what are the pros and cons of the voting system?". The Independent. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  175. ^ "Booker wrestles with primary field lurching left". Politico.
  176. ^ Booker, Cory [@corybooker] (November 8, 2017). "I do support DC statehood. Have for years. I was born in DC and feel strongly about the issue" (Tweet). Retrieved April 15, 2019 – via Twitter.
  177. ^ "Booker, Cardin, Reid Introduce Bill to Create Nationwide Standard for Restoring Voting Rights to Americans Released from Prison | Cory Booker | U.S. Senator for New Jersey". www.booker.senate.gov.
  178. ^ "Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg touts Electoral College reform in presidential bid". UPI.
  179. ^ a b Fouriezos, Nick. "Will the 'Live Free or Die' State Usher in Ranked-Choice Voting?" (March 13, 2019). Ozy. Retrieved April 10, 2019.
  180. ^ a b Pete Buttigieg's 2020 Agenda
  181. ^ "Buttigieg Open To Expanding the Supreme Court". Daily Kos.
  182. ^ a b Castro, Julian [@JulianCastro] (March 25, 2019). "Our nation succeeds when more Americans can participate in democracy. Important 1st steps: ➡️ eliminate Electoral College ➡️ require independent redistricting ➡️ automatic/same-day voter reg ➡️ E-Day as a fed holiday ➡️ support DC statehood & self-determination for Puerto Rico" (Tweet). Retrieved April 15, 2019 – via Twitter.
  183. ^ "Puerto Rico is a 2020 campaign issue, but 'just showing up is so 2008,' locals say".
  184. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p Where 2020 Democratic candidates stand on the electoral college, court packing and changes to democracy
  185. ^ a b c d Riccardi, Nicholas (March 20, 2019). "2020 Democrats' new litmus test: Abolish Electoral College". AP News. AP. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  186. ^ a b "analysis | The Trailer: O'Rourke, Warren, Klobuchar, plus way more on 2018 and 2020". Washington Post.
  187. ^ The Exchange (March 21, 2019). "2020 Candidate Conversation: U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard". New Hampshire Public Radio. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  188. ^ Seitz-Wald, Alex (April 1, 2019). "Senate Democrats to introduce constitutional amendment to abolish Electoral College". NBC News. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  189. ^ a b Carper, Thomas R. (February 28, 2019). "S.631 - 116th Congress (2019-2020): Washington, D.C. Admission Act". www.congress.gov.
  190. ^ a b c d Merrilees, Annika (March 20, 2019). "Big ideas from 2020 candidates: Abolish Electoral College, expand Supreme Court". ABC News. ABC. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  191. ^ a b Gravel, Mike (April 9, 2019). "Fundamental Political Reform". mikegravel.org. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  192. ^ "Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Endorses Legislation to Expand Voting Rights". State of California - Department of Justice - Office of the Attorney General. June 20, 2016.
  193. ^ "Warner, Kaine Back Senate Bill to Grant D.C. Statehood". Mark R. Warner.
  194. ^ a b c "Seth Moulton Joins 2020 Race for President". www.nytimes.com. April 22, 2019.
  195. ^ Christopher, Tommy (March 28, 2019). "Voter Confronts Beto O'Rourke: 'Why Should I, as a Black Man, Vote For You When You Oppose Reparations?'". Mediaite. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  196. ^ "Beto O`Rourke on Government Reform". www.ontheissues.org.
  197. ^ Santiago, Leyla [@leylasantiago] (March 24, 2019). "Asked about the island of Puerto Rico, @BetoORourke believes it should be a state" (Tweet). Retrieved April 15, 2019 – via Twitter.
  198. ^ "Cosponsors: H.R.51 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)". Congress.gov. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  199. ^ Firozi, Paulina (December 19, 2016). "Sanders: Change the Electoral College". The Hill. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  200. ^ "BERNIE SANDERS ON POLITICAL & ELECTORAL REFORM". feelthebern.org. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  201. ^ "Endorsers". fairvote.org. April 9, 2019. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  202. ^ Caputo, Marc (February 27, 2019). "Puerto Rico emerges as 2020 campaign hotspot". POLITICO. Retrieved April 12, 2019.
  203. ^ Hardy, Kevin W. (April 6, 2019). "In Iowa, Bernie Sanders says states should allow felons to vote from behind bars". desmoinesregister.com.
  204. ^ Krieg, Gregory (April 2, 2019). "Bernie Sanders floats modified term limits for Supreme Court justices". CNN.com. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  205. ^ "Make Election Day a National Holiday". Sen. Bernie Sanders.
  206. ^ "Cosponsors: H.R.51 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)". Congress.gov. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  207. ^ Herndon, Astead W. (March 18, 2019). "Elizabeth Warren Calls for Ending Electoral College". The New York Times. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  208. ^ Yang, Andrew [@AndrewYangVFA] (March 17, 2019). "The problem with deciding Presidential elections via popular vote is that candidates would naturally campaign in urban areas with big media markets and their policies would follow suit. Better to have proportional electoral college votes in each state so you campaign everywhere" (Tweet). Retrieved March 19, 2019 – via Twitter.
  209. ^ "Ranked Choice Voting". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved April 10, 2019.
  210. ^ "Make Washington, DC, a State". www.yang2020.com.
  211. ^ Yang, Andrew (April 14, 2019). "Make Puerto Rico A State". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved April 14, 2019.
  212. ^ "18 Year Term Limit for Supreme Court Justices". www.yang2020.com.
  213. ^ "Make Election Day a Holiday". www.yang2020.com.
  214. ^ Biden, Joe (May 31, 2017). "Climate change is an existential threat to our future—staying in #ParisAgreement is the best way to protect our children & global leadership". @JoeBiden. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  215. ^ a b c d e f Markey, Edward J. (February 7, 2019). "Cosponsors - S.Res.59 - 116th Congress (2019-2020): A resolution recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal". www.congress.gov.
  216. ^ "Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) supports nuclear because it reduces air pollution". Atomic Insights. January 30, 2016.
  217. ^ a b c "ENERGY POLICY: 'Green New Deal' doc phased out nuclear — until it didn't". www.eenews.net.
  218. ^ Friedman, Lisa. "We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas". New York Times.
  219. ^ "Booker: Withdrawing from Landmark Climate Agreement Would Be A "Historic Blunder" | Cory Booker | U.S. Senator for New Jersey". www.booker.senate.gov. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  220. ^ CNN, Eli Watkins. "Buttigieg: Green New Deal resolution 'the right beginning'". CNN.
  221. ^ Friedman, Lisa. "We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas". New York Times.
  222. ^ Mayors, Climate (June 1, 2017). "406 #ClimateMayors adopt, honor and uphold #ParisAgreement goals". Medium. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  223. ^ Castro, Julián [@JulianCastro] (January 12, 2019). ""We're gonna say no to subsidizing big oil and say yes to passing a Green New Deal." #Julian2020" (Tweet). Retrieved February 15, 2019 – via Twitter.
  224. ^ Friedman, Lisa. "We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas". New York Times.
  225. ^ "Julian Castro Delivers Speech Rally Hampshire, Feb 16 2018 | Video | C-SPAN.org". www.c-span.org. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  226. ^ Samuels, Brett (February 10, 2019). "What key 2020 candidates are saying about the Green New Deal". TheHill.
  227. ^ "John Delaney's Plan for Climate Change". johndelaney.com. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  228. ^ "Climate Change". TulsiGabbard.org. Retrieved March 3, 2019. Tulsi supports the concept of The Green New Deal
  229. ^ "Tulsi Gabbard on Nuclear Power Plants | Tulsi Gabbard - Fighting for the people". www.votetulsi.com.
  230. ^ "Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Denounces President Trump's Decision to Withdraw from Paris Climate Agreement". Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. June 1, 2017. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  231. ^ a b "H.R. 3671 OFF Fossil Fuels Act" (PDF). Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  232. ^ @TulsiGabbard (April 17, 2018). "Fracking poisons our drinking water" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  233. ^ a b c "Strange Bedfellows in Senate Advance Nuclear Bill". March 22, 2017.
  234. ^ a b @annmeiritz (March 15, 2019). ".@handelsblatt on the campaign trail: The town of #Merrimack NH has issues with PFAS contaminated water. @SenGillibrand proposes a ban on the chemical. As POTUS, she would return the US to the Paris Climate Agreement and introduce a Carbon Tax. #NewHampshire #2020Elections" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  235. ^ "An interview with Mike Gravel about his presidential platform on energy and the environment". Grist. March 27, 2019. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  236. ^ "Senator Harris Statement on Trump's Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement | U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California". www.harris.senate.gov. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  237. ^ a b Astor, Maggie (March 4, 2019). "John Hickenlooper on the Issues". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  238. ^ "Hickenlooper calls backing out of Paris agreement a "serious mistake," echoing sentiments of other Colorado Democrats". The Denver Post. June 1, 2017. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  239. ^ Harder, Amy (August 24, 2018). "Hickenlooper likely to face progressive backlash in possible 2020 run". Axios. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  240. ^ News, A. B. C. "Politics". ABC News.
  241. ^ Friedman, Lisa. "We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas". New York Times.
  242. ^ "Inslee, New York Governor Cuomo, and California Governor Brown announce formation of United States Climate Alliance | Governor Jay Inslee". www.governor.wa.gov. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  243. ^ Friedman, Lisa. "We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas". New York Times.
  244. ^ "Klobuchar: Congress Needs to Act Immediately to Take On Climate Change and Move Forward with Clean Energy Efforts". U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  245. ^ Vavra, Shannon (March 13, 2019). "Wayne Messam: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  246. ^ Rosas, Julio (March 14, 2019). "Beto O'Rourke Endorses Green New Deal: We Only Have 12 Years Left to Take Action on Climate Crisis". Mediaite. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  247. ^ O'Rourke, Rep Beto (June 1, 2017). "On the Paris Climate Agreement". Medium. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  248. ^ "What does Beto O'Rourke believe? Where the candidate stands on 8 issues". PBS NewsHour. March 14, 2019. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  249. ^ Vavra, Shannon (April 1, 2019). "Beto O'Rourke: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  250. ^ Friedman, Lisa. "We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas". New York Times.
  251. ^ "Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan: 'We can't green the economy without the power of the free market'". Roll Call. February 21, 2019. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  252. ^ "H Con Res 119 - Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy. - National Key Vote". Vote Smart. July 19, 2018. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  253. ^ "Nuclear Power". Sen. Bernie Sanders.
  254. ^ Sanders, Sen Bernie (July 9, 2014). "Why We Need a Carbon Tax". Huffington Post. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  255. ^ "Sanders Statement on Paris Climate Agreement". Sen. Bernie Sanders. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  256. ^ Sanders, Bernie (October 28, 2018). "Given the crisis we face with climate change, in my view we should move toward a total ban on fracking. At a minimum, it seems obvious that we must protect communities from the environmental damage that fracking causes. In my view Colorado voters should support 112". @BernieSanders. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  257. ^ Sanders, Bernie (July 1, 2016). "We must ban offshore drilling, stop dirty pipeline projects like the Keystone XL and stop exports of liquefied natural gas and crude oil". @BernieSanders. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  258. ^ Hill, The [@thehill] (February 18, 2019). "Rep. Eric Swalwell speaks to people in Iowa City, IA: "I'm also a supporter of the Green New Deal, and I support that because aspirationally, in our lifetime, we should strive to see 100% renewable output in America."" (Tweet). Retrieved April 15, 2019 – via Twitter.
  259. ^ Godden, Paige [@PaigeGodden] (February 18, 2019). "First thing Swalwell said he wil do as president is put the U.S. back in the Paris Climate Agreement. Then, he would educate Americans about climate vs. weather. Then, he would show America climate change isn't a job killer" (Tweet). Retrieved April 15, 2019 – via Twitter.
  260. ^ Associated, The (October 31, 2012). "Sen. Scott Brown, Elizabeth Warren find little agreement on energy". masslive.com.
  261. ^ "POLITICS: Elizabeth Warren on climate change: Who knows?". www.eenews.net.
  262. ^ Warren, Elizabeth (April 22, 2018). "On #EarthDay 2016 – exactly 2 years ago today – President @BarackObama's Secretary of State @JohnKerry & leaders from 174 other countries signed the Paris Agreement on climate change. It was an important day for our country & our planet". @ewarren. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  263. ^ a b "Marianne Williamson: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios.
  264. ^ a b c "Climate Change | Marianne Williamson 2020". www.marianne2020.com.
  265. ^ Yang, Andrew [@AndrewYangVFA] (January 9, 2019). ""Aligned and on board" (Tweet). Retrieved March 2, 2019 – via Twitter.
  266. ^ "Nuclear Energy". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  267. ^ "Carbon Fee and Dividend". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  268. ^ Vice President Joe Biden on Syria: 'It is not a failure'. www.youtube.com. PBS NewsHour. January 5, 2017.
  269. ^ @JoeBiden (May 8, 2018). "Today's announcement that the United States will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal is a profound mistake" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  270. ^ @JoeBiden (February 9, 2019). "Only a tyrant would prevent the delivery of food and medicine to people he claims to lead. The international community must support Juan Guaido and the National Assembly. It is time for Maduro to step aside and allow a democratic transition. The Venezuelan people deserve better" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  271. ^ "Joe Biden on Afghanistan". www.ontheissues.org.
  272. ^ @CoryBooker (January 16, 2019). "American troops have been killed in the line of duty from an attack claimed by ISIS. Praying for the troops lost & their families. I've pressed the President to reverse his decision to withdraw stabilization funds from Syria—ISIS is clearly not defeated" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  273. ^ Booker, Cory; Hathaway, Oona (January 23, 2018). "A Syria Plan That Breaks the Law". www.nytimes.com.
  274. ^ "Booker Statement on President Trump's Decision to Withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Deal | Cory Booker | U.S. Senator for New Jersey". www.booker.senate.gov.
  275. ^ @CoryBooker (March 13, 2019). "Today's historic vote should make it clear to the Administration that US involvement in the horrific Yemen war must end. Congress must reassert its constitutional role & end US support for the Saudi-led coalition's war which has caused the worst humanitarian crisis on the planet" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  276. ^ "Dem Senators Want Global 'Boots on the Ground' and Drone Strikes to Stop ISIS". observer.com. December 7, 2015.
  277. ^ "What does Pete Buttigieg believe? Where the candidate stands on 7 issues". PBS NewsHour. February 15, 2019.
  278. ^ a b c d e "Where Democratic Presidential Contenders Stand On The Venezuelan Crisis". Huffington Post. January 31, 2019.
  279. ^ @JohnDelaney (April 14, 2018). "Gen Mattis executed a successful strike, which was an appropriate response. We now need a Syria strategy (+AUMF) that addresses: Final ISIS defeat, supporting Kurds, our role in rebuilding, countering Iran's ambitions, approach to Assad & governance, refugees & Russia" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  280. ^ Wydman, Tyler (May 8, 2018). "Cardin: Trump Move On Iran Deal Isolates US". www.wbal.com. WBAL.
  281. ^ @JohnDelaney (December 9, 2018). "Trump and Jared Kushner support the Saudi war in Yemen that has killed 85,000 kids. Why? To secure some arms sales (or perhaps a future hotel). We should be insisting on an end to this conflict" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  282. ^ "'Intelligence failures' led to accidental drone deaths, says former counterterror center director". www.pbs.org. April 23, 2015.
  283. ^ @TulsiGabbard (April 12, 2018). "The people of Syria want peace more than anything in the world. Dropping bombs on Syria will not bring their war-torn country any closer to peace. It will escalate and prolong the war, resulting in more senseless death, destruction, suffering, and refugees" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  284. ^ "Hawaii House members vote for Iran nuclear deal". Honolulu Star-Advertiser. September 11, 2015.
  285. ^ @TulsiGabbard (January 24, 2019). "The United States needs to stay out of Venezuela. Let the Venezuelan people determine their future. We don't want other countries to choose our leaders--so we have to stop trying to choose theirs" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  286. ^ Kelsey, Adam (February 20, 2019). "On 'The View,' Tulsi Gabbard defends non-intervention stance in Syria, Venezuela". ABC News. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  287. ^ @TulsiGabbard (April 4, 2019). "Finally. Today we passed legislation to end US support for Saudi Arabia's genocidal war in Yemen that has killed tens of thousands and caused the worst humanitarian crisis in the world" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  288. ^ Chavez, Aida (January 20, 2018). "Tulsi Gabbard Endorses "Very Limited Use of Drones" Against ISIS and Al Qaeda". www.theintercept.com.
  289. ^ @SenGillibrand (April 7, 2017). "The chemical attacks by the Assad regime in Syria are atrocities, a violation of international law that demands a firm response" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  290. ^ "Gillibrand Statement On President Trump's Decision To Leave The Iran Nuclear Agreement | Kirsten Gillibrand | U.S. Senator for New York". www.gillibrand.senate.gov.
  291. ^ Cartolano, Marco (January 24, 2019). "Where Are Democratic 2020 Hopefuls on the Trump-Backed Coup Attempt in Venezuela?" – via In These Times.
  292. ^ @SenGillibrand (March 13, 2019). "Tens of thousands of Yemeni children have died of starvation, and more civilians have been killed or wounded. We should not be involved in this catastrophe. I'm proud to have cosponsored and voted for the #SJRes7 to end America's involvement in the war in Yemen" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  293. ^ "Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Department Of Defense Appropriations Bill Includes $2 Million For Military Drone Project Through Rochester Institute Of Technology". www.gillibrand.senate.gov. September 21, 2010.
  294. ^ Gravel, Mike (March 22, 2019). "U.S. out of Iraq. U.S. out of Syria. U.S. out of Afghanistan. U.S. out of South Korea. U.S. out of Okinawa. U.S. out of Germany. U.S. out of Saudi Arabia. U.S. out of Cameroon. U.S. out of Djibouti. U.S. out of Qatar. U.S. out of Niger. America, come home". Twitter. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  295. ^ "Mike Gravel on movies, sanctions, and what we can learn from Iran". Foreign Policy. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  296. ^ a b Gravel, Mike (March 20, 2019). "#YouAskGravelAnswers Our neocon leaders are getting ready for military intervention. Elliot Abrams is a sick man who I'd rather put in a maximum-security prison than a diplomatic post. No matter your opinion on Venezuelan politics, it's not our role to get involved. #GravelGang". @MikeGravel. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  297. ^ "Non-Aggression Abroad". www.mikegravel.org. Retrieved April 14, 2019.
  298. ^ @KamalaHarris (April 14, 2018). "I strongly support our men and women in uniform and believe we must hold Assad accountable for his unconscionable use of chemical weapons. But I am deeply concerned about the legal rationale of last night's strikes" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  299. ^ Weaver, Al (January 21, 2019). "Kamala Harris hits Trump over Syria withdrawal process, not policy itself". www.washingtonexaminer.com.
  300. ^ "Harris Statement on Trump Violating the Iran Nuclear Deal". Kamala Harris United States Senator for California. May 8, 2018.
  301. ^ @SenKamalaHarris (December 13, 2018). "Headed to the Senate floor right now to vote for ending U.S. military support for Saudi Arabia in Yemen. This conflict has led to one of the greatest humanitarian disasters in the world. Children are starving. Tell your lawmakers you will be watching their votes on this" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  302. ^ @amyklobuchar (April 14, 2018). "Here is my statement on the U.S./Great Britain/France's targeted strike on Syria:" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  303. ^ @amyklobuchar (December 20, 2018). "I went on @FoxNews last night to talk with @BretBaier about how Facebook abused their users' private data and the President's decision to pull troops out of Syria contrary to recent statements made to our allies and against the advice of military advisors" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  304. ^ "Klobuchar comes out in favor of Iran deal". MinnPost. August 11, 2015.
  305. ^ @amyklobuchar (March 13, 2019). "We will not turn a blind eye to the suffering of the Yemeni people. Today's vote sends a strong bipartisan message that continuing to support the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen is inconsistent with our values" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  306. ^ Although the Iran Deal is not perfection, it is a critical international effort to ensure Iran doesn't acquire nuclear weapons. The United States of America should not be giving up on diplomacy.
  307. ^ @SenSanders (March 4, 2019). "American troops have been in Afghanistan for nearly 18 years, Iraq since 2003 and in Syria since 2015. The American people do not want endless war. Congress must reassert its Constitutional authority over the use of force and responsibly end these interventions" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  308. ^ War Should Be the Last Option: Why I Support the Iran Deal
  309. ^ EN VIVO: Jorge Ramos entrevista al precandidato presidencial Bernie Sanders. www.youtube.com. Univision Noticias. February 19, 2019. Event occurs at 12:08.
  310. ^ "Sanders Statement on Venezuela". Sen. Bernie Sanders. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  311. ^ @BernieSanders (December 13, 2018). "In the last three years, 85,000 children have died and millions are on the brink of starvation. We must tell Saudi Arabia that the United States will no longer support their despotic regime's role in the horrific war in Yemen" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  312. ^ "Bernie Sanders says he would use drones to fight terror as president". www.theguardian.com. October 11, 2015.
  313. ^ @RepSwalwell (April 6, 2017). "We can't allow #Syria to gas innocent people. We must work w/ allies to stop it. But I don't trust this guy to do it w/o Congress's approval" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  314. ^ @SenWarren (April 13, 2018). "Chemical attacks in Syria are horrifying, and a clear violation of international law. The world must hold Assad accountable for his violence against the Syrian people – and the US should be part of a planned, coordinated multilateral effort.(1/2)" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  315. ^ Sullivan, Kate (January 3, 2019). "Elizabeth Warren: 'It is right to get our troops out of Syria'". www.cnn.com.
  316. ^ "Statement from Senator Warren on Iran Nuclear Agreement". Elizabeth Warren US Senate. October 5, 2017.
  317. ^ @ewarren (April 5, 2019). "Congress voted to end US support of the war in Yemen. Now Donald Trump should sign this bill into law. Civilians are suffering, and #YemenCantWait" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  318. ^ "Why Won't Elizabeth Warren Reveal Her Foreign Policy Positions?". newrepublic.com. October 24, 2014.
  319. ^ @marwilliamson (February 15, 2019). "This is tragic and deeply concerning. Yet we continue to sell arms to the Saudis, support their war in Yemen & look the other way while they murder journalists. This is America's true national emergency - that we're so willing to sacrifice our values if there is money to be made" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  320. ^ Aron, Hillel (January 16, 2014). "Marianne Williamson Aims to Defeat Henry Waxman, and Save Washington's Soul". www.laweekly.com.
  321. ^ @AndrewYang (February 1, 2019). "Venezuela is on the verge of becoming a failed state. Sanctions - which would hurt the people- aren't helpful nor is talk of military intervention. The goal should be free and fair elections and Venezuelan self-determination. The US should not be in the business of regime change" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  322. ^ Brown, Abram (January 11, 2013). "Biden's Universal Gun Background Checks: A Headache, But Nothing More". forbes.com. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  323. ^ Biden, Joe (January 17, 2016). "Email from Vice President Biden on the Assault Weapon Ban". www.whitehouse.gov. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  324. ^ a b c d e f Murphy, Christopher (January 8, 2019). "Cosponsors - S.42 - 116th Congress (2019-2020): Background Check Expansion Act". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  325. ^ a b c d e f Feinstein, Dianne (January 9, 2019). "Cosponsors - S.66 - 116th Congress (2019-2020): Assault Weapons Ban of 2019". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  326. ^ a b c Yarvin, Jessica (February 15, 2019). "What does Pete Buttigieg believe? Where the candidate stands on 7 issues". PBS NewsHour. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  327. ^ a b Desjardins, Lisa. "What does Julián Castro believe? Where the candidate stands on 8 issues". PBS. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  328. ^ @TulsiGabbard (January 21, 2018). "We don't have to wait to pass legislation" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  329. ^ "Cosponsors - H.R.5087 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Assault Weapons Ban of 2018". www.congress.gov. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  330. ^ a b "Republicans 'insane' to block gun law: Fmr. Senator". PressTV. December 11, 2015. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  331. ^ Garcia, Nic (March 1, 2019). "John Hickenlooper on the issues: Abortion, guns, climate change and health care". The Denver Post. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  332. ^ Fernandez, Marisa (March 1, 2019). "Jay Inslee: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  333. ^ a b Wallace, Jeremy (April 5, 2018). "Beto O'Rourke talks gun control at Houston campaign events". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  334. ^ a b "Gun Safety | Marianne Williamson 2020". www.marianne2020.com. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  335. ^ "Gun Safety". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  336. ^ "Gun Safety". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  337. ^ a b c d Sanders, Bernard (September 13, 2017). "Cosponsors - S.1804 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Medicare for All Act of 2017". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  338. ^ a b c d "U.S. Senate: U.S. Senate Roll Call Votes 115th Congress - 1st Session". www.senate.gov. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  339. ^ "Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg Launches 2020 Exploratory Committee, Jan 23 2019". www.c-span.org. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  340. ^ "Where Democratic presidential candidates stand on health care reform". pbs.org. February 19, 2019. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  341. ^ "Where 2020 Democrats stand". Washington Post. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  342. ^ Judd, D. J. (January 7, 2019). "In his remarks in North Liberty, Iowa, Julián Castro offered the early sketches of a stump speech, including a call for Medicare for all:". @DJJudd. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  343. ^ "John Delaney favors universal health care, but not Medicare-for-all". www.cnbc.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  344. ^ "John Delaney favors universal health care, but not Medicare-for-all". cnbc.com. December 27, 2018. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  345. ^ Conyers, John (March 7, 2018). "Cosponsors - H.R.676 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  346. ^ Ridgeway, James (June 12, 2007). "Health Care and the Horse Race". PBS. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  347. ^ Poole, Isiah (March 25, 2007). "Gravel Proposes A Health Voucher Plan". Our Future. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  348. ^ Rocha, Veronica (March 21, 2019). "John Hickenlooper takes questions at CNN town hall". CNN. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  349. ^ "Public Options And Medicaid Buy-Ins Emerge From 2020 Democratic Presidential Hopefuls". forbes.com. January 13, 2019. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  350. ^ "Klobuchar: Medicare for All is "something we can look to for the future, but I want to get action now'". edition.cnn.com. February 19, 2019. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  351. ^ "'Medicare-for-all' vs. the public option: How health care could shape the Democratic primary race to take on Trump in the 2020 election". cnbc.com. March 10, 2019. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  352. ^ a b Klobuchar, Amy (January 11, 2017). "S.Amdt.178 to S.Con.Res.3 - 115th Congress (2017-2018)". www.congress.gov. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  353. ^ "Beto O'Rourke Says He's "No Longer Sure" Single-Payer Is The Best Way To Get To Universal Health Care". BuzzFeed News. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  354. ^ Stein, Jeff (October 9, 2017). ""Sometimes a Hail Mary works": meet the Democrat trying to beat Ted Cruz in Texas". Vox. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  355. ^ "Beto O'Rourke takes moderate path with Medicare for America". fcnn.com. March 23, 2019. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  356. ^ McGrane, Victoria (September 7, 2017). "Warren backs Sanders' single-payer health care plan". The Boston Globe.
  357. ^ "Medicare for All". Andrew Yang for President. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  358. ^ Andrew Yang on how the U.S. can adapt to its new economic realities. www.youtube.com. PBS NewsHour. Event occurs at 4:37.
  359. ^ Greenwood, Max (September 5, 2017). "Biden: Ending DACA 'inhumane' and 'not America'". The Hill. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  360. ^ "All the walls have got to go?". NRSC. August 16, 2018.
  361. ^ a b c d e f S.1979 - A bill to block the implementation of certain presidential actions that restrict individuals from certain countries from entering the United States. Cosponsors
  362. ^ Booker, Cory. "Booker Statement on Trump's Decision to End DACA". Cory Booker. Retrieved April 22, 2019. Text " U.S. Senator for New Jersey " ignored (help)
  363. ^ "Why Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg believes he'd make a good president". PBS NewsHour. February 15, 2019. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  364. ^ We don't need 'dumb wall' or 'babies in cages' to secure border, Julián Castro says in New Hampshire
  365. ^ Former HUD secretary: You can't just dump ideology into policymaking
  366. ^ Willson, Miranda (February 28, 2019). "Presidential candidate Julian Castro discusses immigration issues with activists in North Las Vegas". Las Vegas Sun. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  367. ^ Yadidi, Noa (April 2, 2019). "Julián Castro: Everything you need to know about the 2020 candidate". Axios. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  368. ^ Nashua Telegraph Editorial: Delaney Impresses
  369. ^ a b c H.R.1503 - SOLVE Act 2.0 of 2017 Cosponsors
  370. ^ Conciatori, Tess (February 4, 2019). "What does John Delaney believe? Where the candidate stands on 6 issues". PBS NewsHour. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  371. ^ Tulsi Gabbard on the wall
  372. ^ Gabbard, Tulsi. "Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Statement On Trump Administration Decision To End DACA". Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  373. ^ Gabbard, Tulsi. "Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Twitter: Empowering DACA Recipients in Hawaii". Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  374. ^ What Is Kirsten Gillibrand Up To?
  375. ^ Toure, Madina (February 12, 2018). "Sen. Gillibrand 'Embarrassed' By Past Conservative Stances on Guns, Immigration". Observer. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  376. ^ "Kirsten Gillibrand broke down what her 'Abolish ICE' proposal would look like during a campaign visit to Iowa". Business Insider. January 2019.
  377. ^ a b c d e "Mike Gravel on Immigration". OnTheIssues.
  378. ^ Kamala Harris slams Trump's border wall as 'medieval vanity project'
  379. ^ Connor, Jay (April 3, 2019). "Kamala Harris Welcomes Dreamers to Work in Congress With New Bill". The Root. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  380. ^ a b Grise, Kate; Ruiz, Joe; Sullivan, Kate; Stracqualursi, Veronica (February 16, 2019). "Presidential candidates hit the campaign trail: Live updates". CNN. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  381. ^ Washington could sue over Trump’s national emergency order
  382. ^ a b Khan, Saher (March 1, 2019). "What does Jay Inslee believe? Where the candidate stands on 6 issues". PBS NewsHour. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  383. ^ Klobuchar downplays Green New Deal as 'aspirational,' addresses binder-tossing report
  384. ^ Hertel, Nora (October 26, 2018). "In their own words: Candidates Klobuchar and Newberger on key U.S. Senate issues". Saint Cloud Times. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  385. ^ "Klobuchar on ICE: 'We're always going to need immigration enforcement'". The Hill. July 1, 2018.
  386. ^ Johnson, Jenna. "Beto O'Rourke's immigration plan: No wall, few specifics". The Washington Post. Retrieved March 25, 2019.
  387. ^ a b c "Sign On: 10 Ideas for Immigration & Border Reform". Beto for America. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  388. ^ Johnson, Jenna. "Beto O'Rourke's immigration plan: No wall, few specifics". New York Times. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  389. ^ Rubin, Jennifer (December 11, 2018). "The centrists are alive and kicking — and ready for 2020". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  390. ^ |Bernie Sanders: Border Wall Is A Waste Of Money And I Won't Support It
  391. ^ a b c d "Bernie Sanders on Immigration". ontheissues.
  392. ^ Elizabeth Warren on wall
  393. ^ Warren, Elizabeth (March 4, 2018). "Meet Our Dreamers". Medium. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  394. ^ Breland, Ali (June 6, 2018). "Warren joins calls to get rid of ICE". The Hill. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  395. ^ a b "Immigration | Marianne Williamson 2020". www.marianne2020.com. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  396. ^ "Support the DREAM Act". Yang2020.
  397. ^ "Pathway to Citizenship (Make Them Earn It)". Yang2020.
  398. ^ "Southern Border Security". Yang2020.
  399. ^ Broache, Anne (June 14, 2006). "Senate ponders policing of Net neutrality offenses". www.cnet.com.
  400. ^ McCullagh, Declan (August 24, 2008). "Joe Biden's pro-RIAA, pro-FBI tech voting record". CNET. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  401. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Wyrich, Andrew (March 6, 2019). "A guide to the 2020 Democrats' views on net neutrality". The Daily Dot. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  402. ^ "Mike Gravel Speaks Out! (Interview)". www.youtube.com.
  403. ^ "Beto O'Rourke - I support Net Neutrality, and believe that the Internet today should support everyone's ideas, opinions and creations". www.facebook.com.
  404. ^ "Marrianne Williamson - The end of net neutrality would spell the end of democracy in this country". www.facebook.com.
  405. ^ "Joe Biden: Universal Basic Income Sells American Workers Short". fortune. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  406. ^ a b "Democrats Tiptoe Around Universal Basic Income". Congressman Ro Khanna. October 2, 2017.
  407. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Gontcharova, Natalie (February 12, 2019). "Where The 2020 Presidential Candidates Stand On Paid Family Leave". Refinery 29. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  408. ^ a b c d e f "S.1242 - Raise the Wage Act". Congress.gov. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  409. ^ Matthews, Dylan (April 20, 2018). "Cory Booker's new big idea: guaranteeing jobs for everyone who wants one". www.vox.com. Retrieved April 13, 2019.
  410. ^ "What happened to all the hype about Universal Basic Income?". March 16, 2019.
  411. ^ Parrott, Jeff (September 15, 2017). "Buttigieg seeks new paid parental leave benefit for city of South Bend employees". South Bend Tribune. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  412. ^ Lauren Bennett (February 27, 2019). "'Your voice deserves a place at the table': 2020 presidential candidate Julian Castro speaks to Utah students". Deseret News. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  413. ^ "Julian Castro: 'We Need To Raise The Minimum Wage To $15'". NBC News. April 1, 2019. Retrieved April 22, 2019 – via YouTube.
  414. ^ "Julián Castro Identifies Himself as a Progressive Presidential Candidate During SXSW Session".
  415. ^ Brezosky, Lynn (August 8, 2018). "Paid sick leave proposal draws crowd to City Hall". San Antonio Express-news. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  416. ^ Godfrey, Elaine (December 10, 2018). "John Delaney Is Playing the Long Game". The Atlantic. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  417. ^ "John Delany: I don't support universal basic income, it's the wrong answer". Retrieved August 16, 2018.
  418. ^ "Cosponsors - H.R.582 - 116th Congress (2019-2020): Raise the Wage Act". Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  419. ^ "Tulsi Gabbard Open to the Radical Right-Wing Version of Universal Basic Income". July 5, 2017.
  420. ^ "Democrat Tulsi Gabbard Wants Even Bigger Government, Slams Donald Trump". LifeZette. February 18, 2019.
  421. ^ a b Gabbard, Tulsi (February 14, 2019). "Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Urges Support for Paid Family and Medical Leave". Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  422. ^ a b "Sens. Warren, Brown, Gillibrand, Rep. Sherman Introduce Legislation to Protect Workers Ahead of Upcoming NAFTA Renegotiations | U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts". www.warren.senate.gov. Retrieved April 10, 2019.
  423. ^ Sean McElwee; Colin McAuliffe; Jon Green (March 20, 2018). "Why Democrats Should Embrace a Federal Jobs Guarantee". The Nation. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  424. ^ a b c Kurtzleben, Danielle (May 8, 2018). "Likely 2020 Democratic Candidates Want To Guarantee A Job To Every American". npr. Retrieved April 14, 2019.
  425. ^ "Economic Support for the Least Advantaged - Issues - Mike Gravel 2020 - End the American Empire". Mike Gravel 2020. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  426. ^ "An American National Fund - Issues - Mike Gravel 2020 - End the American Empire". Mike Gravel 2020. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  427. ^ "Economic Support for the Least Advantaged". www.mikegravel.org. Retrieved April 13, 2019.
  428. ^ "Kamala Harris's new basic income-style bill is so frustratingly close to being great". October 19, 2018.
  429. ^ Hickenlooper, John. "John Hickenlooper: What I'd do for America's workers". CNN. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  430. ^ La Corte, Rachel (July 5, 2017). "Inslee signs bill guaranteeing paid family leave in Washington". The Seattle Times. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  431. ^ Holder, Sarah. "Why Wayne Messam Wants to Go From Florida Mayor to POTUS". CityLab.
  432. ^ O'Rourke, Beto (January 28, 2018). "YES". @betoorourke. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  433. ^ "What does candidate Beto O'Rourke stand for? That's a work in progress". March 15, 2019.
  434. ^ "Beto O'Rourke Launches Presidential Campaign in Texas". Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  435. ^ "Beto O'Rourke Facebook Page". Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  436. ^ Universal Basic Income? Bernie Sanders Vs. Andrew Yang. www.youtube.com. Real Actual News. April 8, 2019.
  437. ^ a b "Family Values Agenda: Paid Family Leave, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Vacation" (PDF). Retrieved June 13, 2015.
  438. ^ Budryk, Zack (April 8, 2019). "Sanders calls for ban on state right-to-work laws". TheHill. Retrieved April 10, 2019.
  439. ^ Stein, Jeff (April 23, 2018). "Bernie Sanders to announce plan to guarentee every American a job". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 13, 2019.
  440. ^ Hofherr, Justine (February 29, 2016). "Sen. Elizabeth Warren argues for paid family leave in The Boston Globe". boston.com. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  441. ^ "Openly Gay Veteran Pete Buttigieg Gaining Momentum in Crowded 2020 Democratic Field". Haaretz. March 26, 2019. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  442. ^ Why Andrew Yang Opposes Minimum Wage. www.youtube.com. The Jimmy Dore Show. Event occurs at 3:13.
  443. ^ "The Freedom Dividend". Yang 2020. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  444. ^ "Paid Family Leave". Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  445. ^ Andrew Yang UBI VS Federal Jobs Guarantee. www.youtube.com. UBIVisuals. February 7, 2019.
  446. ^ Obama Still Not Ready to Back Equality Act; But Biden Has
  447. ^ Biden compares gay marriage ruling to 'Brown v. Board of Education'
  448. ^ Lederman, Josh (October 4, 2015). "Biden backs transgender military service". www.militarytimes.com.
  449. ^ a b c d e f Cosponsors: S.788 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
  450. ^ Booker Statement on Supreme Court’s Landmark Same-Sex Marriage Decision
  451. ^ Booker Statement on Trump’s Ban on Transgender Individuals Serving in Military
  452. ^ Pete Buttigieg Calls for ‘War on Trans Americans’ to End
  453. ^ He's In: Pete Buttigieg Announces He'll Run on Abortion, Climate Change, and Remaking the Constitution
  454. ^ South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg weighs in on transgender military ban
  455. ^ Who is Julián Castro? The LGBT rights supporter to run for US President
  456. ^ What does Julián Castro believe? Where the candidate stands on 8 issues
  457. ^ John Delaney's plan for LGBTQ Equality
  458. ^ Delaney Applauds Supreme Court Decision Establishing National Marriage Equality
  459. ^ a b Letter to Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Representatives Urge Trump to Reverse Transgender Military Ban
  460. ^ a b c Cosponsors: H.R.5 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
  461. ^ Democratic Hopeful Tulsi Gabbard's LGBTQ+ Record Is…Not Great
  462. ^ Senator Gillibrand Statement On Supreme Court Decision Allowing President Trump’s Ban On Transgender Military Service To Go Into Effect
  463. ^ Gravel, Mike (March 22, 2019). "Trans rights are humans rights. *ahem* saying it louder for people in the back: TRANS RIGHTS ARE HUMAN RIGHTS. #GRAVEL2020 #GravelGang". @MikeGravel. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  464. ^ Obergefell v. Hodges legalized same-sex marriage across the country and was one of the great moments in the history of the Supreme Court. Despite repeated questioning, Kavanaugh refused to say it was correctly decided.
  465. ^ Harris: 'We have to fight back to reverse' Supreme Court transgender military decision
  466. ^ Gov. Hickenlooper statement on Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality
  467. ^ Supreme Court legalizes gay marriage in all states
  468. ^ Gov. Jay Inslee calls Trump's transgender military ban an insult
  469. ^ Klobuchar Statement on Supreme Court Decisions on Same-Sex Marriage
  470. ^ I've said it before and I'll say it again: transgender men and women who serve our country should be thanked for their service, not attacked.
  471. ^ Cosponsors - H.R. 2282
  472. ^ What does Beto O’Rourke believe? Where the candidate stands on 8 issues
  473. ^ Congressman Tim Ryan Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage
  474. ^ Sanders Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage
  475. ^ Bernie Sanders on transgender military ban: 'Trump, you are on the wrong side of history'
  476. ^ Swalwell Praises Supreme Court Ruling for Marriage Equality
  477. ^ Sen. Elizabeth Warren: Constitution Had Everything To Do With Gay Marriage Ruling
  478. ^ Elizabeth Warren Condemns Trump's Transgender Military Ban As An "Attack" On The Troops
  479. ^ a b "LGBTQ Rights". www.marianne2020.com.
  480. ^ Williamson, Marianne [@marwilliamson] (July 26, 2017). "Ironic - as well as cruel - that Trump won't let transgender people serve in the military; courage is one of their greatest traits" (Tweet) – via Twitter.