Zackary Ringelstein has provided voters with clear stances on key issues by responding to the 2018 Political Courage Test.
|Yes||In order to balance the budget, do you support an income tax increase on any tax bracket?|
|Yes||In order to balance the budget, do you support reducing defense spending?|
|Yes||Do you support the regulation of indirect campaign contributions from corporations and unions?|
|Yes||Do you support federal spending as a means of promoting economic growth?|
|No||Do you support lowering corporate taxes as a means of promoting economic growth?|
|Small businesses should be treated differently than multinational corporations.|
|Yes||Do you support government funding for the development of renewable energy (e.g. solar, wind, thermal)?|
|Yes||Do you support the federal regulation of greenhouse gas emissions?|
|No||Do you support the construction of a wall along the Mexican border?|
|No||Do you support requiring immigrants who are unlawfully present to return to their country of origin before they are eligible for citizenship?|
|No||Should the United States use military force in order to prevent governments hostile to the U.S. from possessing a nuclear weapon?|
|No||Do you support increased American intervention in Middle Eastern conflicts beyond air support?|
|The U.S. should use diplomacy as the method to prevent governments hostile to the U.S. from possessing a nuclear weapon unless there are extraordinary circumstances where American lives are at risk.|
|I am running for U.S. Senate because 1% of America owns 40% of our national wealth, 1 in 5 children live in poverty, and the sad reality is that multimillionaires and corporations have a far greater influence on elected leaders than us, hard-working Americans. We need to get big money out of politics immediately so that we can enact Medicare For All, defeat climate change, and create living wage jobs for all Americans.|
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