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Topics in the News
OnTheIssues.org has updated our "Topics in the News" for the 2012 race. This coverage has been shut down since just after the 2008 election. It is now up-and-running for the 2012 contenders, focusing on the Republican primary. We have added some new topics and retired several outdated ones....
     New topics for 2012           Retired topics from 2008     

2012 Topics in the News
2012 Topic in the NewsRelated Issues Page
Affirmative Action See Civil Rights
Alternative Energy See Energy & Oil
American Exceptionalism See Foreign Policy
Arab Spring See War & Peace
Armed Forces Personnel See Homeland Security
Bailout & Stimulus See Corporations
Bilingualism See Civil Rights
Campaign Finance See Government Reform
China See Free Trade
Death Penalty See Crime
Death Tax See Tax Reform
Disabled Rights See Civil Rights
Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell See Civil Rights
Drug War See Drugs
Energy Independence See Energy & Oil
Entitlement Reform See Health Care
Faith-Based See Welfare & Poverty
Flat Tax & FairTax See Tax Reform
Foreign Aid See Foreign Policy
Gay Rights See Civil Rights
Globalization See Free Trade
Global Warming See Environment
Illegal Immigrants See Immigration
Internet See Technology
Iranian Nukes See War & Peace
Iraq See War & Peace
Israel & Palestine See See War & Peace
Mexican Border See Immigration
NAFTA See Free Trade
North Korea See War & Peace
Nuclear Energy & Weapons See Homeland Security
ObamaCare See Health Care
Privacy See Civil Rights
Privatization See Social Security
School Prayer See Education
SDI Missile Defense See Homeland Security
Second Amendment See Gun Control
Sovereignty See Foreign Policy
Stem Cells See Abortion
Supreme Court See Government Reform
Ten Commandments See Principles & Values
Terrorism See War & Peace
Three Strikes See Crime
Tort Reform See Health Care
Unionization See Jobs
United Nations See Foreign Policy
Veterans See Homeland Security
Vouchers See Education
WMD See War & Peace

2008 Topics in the News
2008 Topic in the NewsRelated Issues Page
Affirmative Action See Civil Rights
Armed Forces Personnel See Homeland Security
Balkans See War & Peace
Bilingualism See Civil Rights
Campaign Finance See Government Reform
Corporate Welfare See Corporations
Cuba See Foreign Policy
Darfur See Foreign Policy
Death Penalty See Crime
Death Tax See Tax Reform
Disabled Rights See Civil Rights
Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell See Civil Rights
Drug War See Drugs
Energy See Environment
Faith-Based Organizations See Welfare & Poverty
Farm Policy See Jobs
Flat Tax See Tax Reform
Foreign Aid See Foreign Policy
Gay Rights See Civil Rights
Globalization See Free Trade
Global Warming See Environment
Human Rights in China See Foreign Policy
Illegal Immigrants See Immigration
Internet See Isnfrastructure/Technology
Israel & Palestine See War & Peace
Juvenile Justice See Crime
Katrina See Environment
Kosovo See War & Peace
Kyoto Treaty See Environment
Litmus Test See Abortion
Medicare & Medicaid See Health Care
Mexican Border See Immigration
Mideast See Foreign Policy
Minimum Wage See Jobs
NAFTA See Free Trade
Net Neutrality See Technology
North Korea See War & Peace
Nuclear Energy & Weapons See Homeland Security
Patient Rights See Health Care
Privacy See Civil Rights
Privatization See Social Security
Sales Tax See Tax Reform
School Prayer See Education
SDI Missile Defense See Homeland Security
Second Amendment See Gun Control
Sovereignty See Foreign Policy
Stem Cells See Abortion
Ten Commandments See Civil Rights
Terrorism See War & Peace
Three Strikes See Crime
Tobacco See Health Care
Tort Reform See Crime
United Nations See Foreign Policy
Universal Health Care See Health Care
Urban Issues See Jobs or Infrastructure
Veterans See Homeland Security
Vouchers See Education
War on terror See War & Peace
WMD See War & Peace
WTO & GATT See Free Trade

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