A: Protecting our citizenry from any threat--foreign or domestic--is an obligation the federal government must uphold; however, it should do so without violating the basic rights every member of our citizenry has been granted under the Constitution.
Q: Should law enforcement agencies have greater discretion to monitor domestic communications, to prevent future terrorist attacks?
Q: Do you support the creation of a federal identification card system?
Q: Should the United States hold foreign states accountable for terrorists who operate in their country?
Q: Do you support pre-emptive military strikes against countries deemed to be a threat to United States national security?
Q: Do you support long-term use of National Guard troops to supplement the armed forces in assignments overseas?
Q: Should the United States expand its missile defense shield?
JONES: We needed to find the terrorists no matter where they were. Most people felt like we should keep George Bush as president because we were in the middle of a war. We needed to maintain that consistency.
|2012 Presidential contenders on Homeland Security:|
Green: Dr.Jill Stein(MA)
Libertarian: Gov.Gary Johnson(NM)
Justice: Mayor Rocky Anderson(UT)
Constitution: Rep.Virgil Goode(VA)
Peace+Freedom: Roseanne Barr(HI)
Reform Party: André Barnett(NY)
AmericansElect: Gov.Buddy Roemer(LA)
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