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Social  ›  Abortion

What is your stance on abortion?

FF>FF  Public statementsPro-life

Science  ›  Mandatory Vaccinations

Should the government require children to be vaccinated for preventable diseases?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes, but only for deadly contagious diseases

Social  ›  Gay Marriage

Do you support the legalisation of same sex marriage?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo, marriage should be defined as between a man and woman

Social  ›  LGBT Adoption Rights

Should gay couples have the same adoption rights as straight couples?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes

Healthcare  ›  Mental Health

Should the government increase funding for mental health research and treatment?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes


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the Environment  ›  Environmental Regulation

Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes, and provide more incentives for alternative energy production

Social  ›  Euthanasia

Should terminally ill patients be allowed to end their lives via assisted suicide?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

Healthcare  ›  Drug Price Regulation

Should the government regulate the prices of life-saving drugs?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes, and the government should regulate the price of all prescription drugs

the Environment  ›  Foreign Land Ownership

Should the government allow the sale of Australian agricultural land and water to foreign buyers?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo, we should protect the jobs of our farmers

the Environment  ›  Plastic Product Ban

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Aboriginal recognition

Should the constitution recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

Domestic Policy  ›  Internet Regulation

Should the government regulate the internet?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

Healthcare  ›  Universal Dental Care

Are you in favour of universal dental care?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

Immigration  ›  Deporting Criminal Immigrants

Should immigrants be deported if they commit a serious crime?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Welfare Drug Testing

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes

Foreign Policy  ›  Mandatory Military Service

Should every 18 year old citizen be required to provide at least one year of military service?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo, service should be a choice instead of an obligation

Healthcare  ›  Nurse to Patient Ratios

Should nurse to patient ratios be increased?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Taxes

Should the government raise taxes on the rich?

FF>FF  Public statementsReform to a flat tax

the Environment  ›  Coal Seam Gas

Should the government allow Coal Seam Gas (CSG) projects in Australia?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

the Economy  ›  Mining Water Use

If their projects involve water, should coal companies be subject to additional government regulations?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

the Environment  ›  Animal Testing

Should researchers be allowed to use animals in testing the safety of drugs, vaccines, medical devices, and cosmetics?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Immigration  ›  Immigration Ban

Should there be a temporary ban on all immigration into Australia?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo, but we should spend more to increase our border security

Immigration  ›  Boat Immigrants

Should Australia accept asylum-seeking boat immigrants?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

Crime  ›  Adler A110 Ban

Should the government ban the import of the Adler A110 lever-action shotgun?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes, this gun’s availability would put the public at risk of a mass shooting

the Economy  ›  Corporate Tax

Should Australia raise or lower the tax rate for corporations?

FF>FF  Public statementsLower

Domestic Policy  ›  Drug Policy

Are you in favour of decriminalising drug use?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Healthcare  ›  Healthcare Privatisation

Should there be more or less privatisation of hospital and healthcare services?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseLess, and provide more government funding

Healthcare  ›  Marijuana

Do you support the legalisation of Marijuana?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes, but only for medical use

Transportation  ›  Public Transportation

Should the government increase spending on public transportation?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes, and provide more free public transportation

Foreign Policy  ›  Whaling

Should Australia take an aggressive stance against Japanese whalers?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

the Economy  ›  National Broadband Network

Should the Australian government continue to invest billions of dollars into the development of the National Broadband Network?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

Social  ›  Safe Schools

Should the government continue to fund the Safe Schools Coalition?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes

Education  ›  University Funding

Should universities set their own fees?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo, and univerisity education should be free for all citizens

Science  ›  Nuclear Energy

Do you support the use of nuclear energy?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Live Exports

Should the government allow the export of live animals to foreign countries?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

Crime  ›  Drug Trafficking Penalties

Should drug traffickers receive the death penalty?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo, sentence them to life in prison without parole instead

Elections  ›  Minimum Voting Age

Should the minimum voting age be lowered?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Elections  ›  Criminal Politicians

Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

the Environment  ›  Uranium

Should the government allow the mining and export of Uranium?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

Elections  ›  Right of Foreigners to Vote

Should foreigners, currently residing in Australia, have the right to vote?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Elections  ›  Campaign Finance

Should corporations, unions, and non-profit organizations be allowed to donate to political parties?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Crime  ›  Private Prisons

Should the government hire private companies to run prisons?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Social  ›  Parental Leave

Should parental leave payments increase based on the mother's wage?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

the Environment  ›  Nuclear Waste

Do you support building a nuclear waste storage facility in the Northern Territory?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

the Economy  ›  Government Spending

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseYes

Foreign Policy  ›  Foreign Aid

Should Australia increase or decrease foreign aid spending?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseDecrease

the Economy  ›  Rent Tax

Do you support an increase in the mineral resources rent tax?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Housing Bubble

Should the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) raise interest rates to prevent a housing bubble?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

Healthcare  ›  Hospitals

Should hospitals continue to be funded on fee-for-service model?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo

Foreign Policy  ›  Egypt

Should Australia back the Egyptian military's crackdown against the muslim brotherhood?

FF>FF  Public statementsYes

Foreign Policy  ›  Free Trade

Do you support the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo, and we should do more to prevent the outsourcing of Australian jobs

Education  ›  Public School

Should the federal government turn over school funding to the states?

FF>FF  Party’s support baseNo

Domestic Policy  ›  Monarchy

Should Australia end the monarchy and become a republic?

FF>FF  Public statementsNo