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Liberal’s political stances on economic issues

Economic issues

Should employers be required to pay men and women the same salary for the same job? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government raise taxes on the rich? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, but provide treatment for those testing positive Source

Should workers continue to be paid double wages on Sunday? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

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

Liberal’s answer: No, a more cost effective solution should be developed such as fibre to the node Source

Should the government raise or lower the tax rate for corporations? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Lower, but eliminate deductions and loop holes Source

Do you support Malcolm Turnbull’s $50 billion corporate tax cut? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, this will help grow the economy and encourage foreign investment Source

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits? stats discuss

Liberal voters: More Source

Should the government raise the federal minimum wage? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, most minimum wage jobs are meant to develop experience, not support a family Source

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

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Hurt, I support some private unions but am strongly against public unions Source

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, the government should intervene to boost a recovery Source

Should the government ban negative gearing? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, but limit to one house per person Source

Do you support a universal basic income program? stats discuss

Liberal voters: No Source

Should the government subsidise farmers? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, but only small local farms instead of large corporations Source

Do you support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, it will bring economic growth to all countries involved Source

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

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

Liberal’s answer: Yes, and increase taxes Source

Should bankers’ bonuses be capped at 100% of their pay? stats discuss

Liberal voters: Yes Source

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

Liberal’s answer: No, leave tax as is Source

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, they should be reduced Source

Should citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes, as long as offshore income is reported Source

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No Source

Should the government reinstate the Building and Construction Commission (ABCC)? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: Yes Source

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency? stats discuss

Liberal’s answer: No, and it has no intrinsic value Source

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