Hillary Clinton proposes to lower income taxes for the middle class and small
businesses, raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, and require
employers to pay for employees' family leave. She proposes to annually spend $28 billion
to provide universal preschool, $17 billion to treat children
with disabilities, $35 billion to refinance student loans, $28 billion
to improve America's infrastructure, and $9 billion to fight
climate change, repair pipelines and care for retired coal workers.
She proposes to raise taxes on the rich (annual income of over $5 million) and
on short term capital gains, impose an "exit" tax on corporations that move overseas to pay lower corporate tax,
as well as a
"risk" tax on large banks (assets of more than $50 billion) and banks that
engage in risky practices.
Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy Platform
Hillary Clinton favors containing ISIS in the Middle East by imposing a no-fly zone in Syria,
training its rebels, and encouraging Arab allies in the
Middle East to deploy their ground troops. She opposes deploying US ground troops, and supports President
Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran (see Barack Obama
Hillary Clinton's Immigration Platform
Hillary Clinton favors leaving our borders as is and granting a
path to citizenship to the illegal immigrants who are already in America.
Hillary Clinton's Healthcare Platform
Hillary Clinton favors leaving Obamacare intact and building upon it.
For exactly what she wants to build upon it and the rest of Barack Obama's
presidency, on which she appears to be attempting to coattail, we look forward
to her answers to the questions below.