More Popular Issues
See how voters are siding on other popular political issues...
Results from Income ($150K-$200K) voters
Last answered 19 minutes ago
Distribution of answers submitted by Income ($150K-$200K) voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Aug 18, 2012. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Income data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011).
Choose a demographic filter
* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
5 years ago by thefreethoughtproject.com
5 years ago by indiatimes.com
5 years ago by afr.com
6 years ago by smh.com.au
6 years ago by indiatimes.com
6 years ago by bbc.com
Data based on unique submissions (duplicates or multiple submissions are eliminated) per user using a 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
More stances on this issue
If the person is really dangerous and likely to break out of jail. Then yes but everyone deserves chances. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Huntsville, AL
Only in circumstances where there is no other way to prevent imminent danger to other's lives. 6 years ago from a Libertarian in Houston, TX
Allow the death penalty in cases where rehabilitation is clearly not possible and public safety is at risk. Otherwise, develop effective rehabilitation programs to reduce the prison population. Prison is a costly and ineffective crime deterrent. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Carson City, NV
For Federal cases where the Federal government has jurisdiction, then yes. If it is a State issue that somehow has found its way to a Federal court, then it should be a State determination. 6 years ago from a Libertarian in Colbert, WA
Yes and don't let murders sit on death row for decades. 6 years ago from a Libertarian in Clarkston, GA
This is a very tough question to answer because I can understand both sides. However, by killing doesn't that make as much as a monster? At the same time, doesn't an innocent life that was taken away with savagery need to be taken care of in a... 6 years ago from a Green in Treynor, IA
Make prisoners work at providing their own food, clothing, etc. For certain crimes, such as those against children, no penalty is too severe. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Bellmore, NY
Only in the case of extremely heinous crimes that can be proven beyond any doubt - more definitive than only eye-witness testimony. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Spring, TX
Only if the criminals are minorities. 6 years ago from a Republican in Venice, CA
Yes, but only in certain circumstances in which a heinous crime has been committed and there is DNA evidence against the person. 6 years ago from a Libertarian in Hanover, NH
It depends. A four year shouldn't be killed, but a person who's committed atrocitites like Hitler needs to die. 6 years ago from a Libertarian in Dover, NJ
They should die the way that they killed someone else. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Columbia, MO
Yes, but only if someone killed someone, or raped someone. 6 years ago from a Republican in Columbia, MO
Only in cases of irrefutable evidence, including finger prints, DNA, video or audio, photos from security surveillance and eyewitness testimony. Also double proof that the prosecutor has turned over all exculpatory evidence to avoid killing someone who... 6 years ago from a Democrat in New York, NY
No government, neither state nor federal, should permit death as a response for punishment. It is only justified in an emergency. 6 years ago from a Republican in New York, NY
Only if there is impending consequences that would happen if the person would not be put to death (i.e; If they were a super villain and/or had no control over their said superpowers). 6 years ago from a Democrat in Dexter, MI
Only as a last resort -- i.e., prison has proved to be incapable of protecting society from him/her. This would include crimes committed while serving a life sentence, or jailbreaks while serving a life sentence, or perhaps directing a murderous... 6 years ago from a Democrat in Alexandria, VA