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Search and vote for questions on issues that are important to you! NH1 will host two Open Debates: one for gubernatorial candidates Chris Sununu and Colin Van Ostern on 10/26, and one for Senate candidates Maggie Hassan and Kelly Ayotte on 10/27. 50% of questions will come from the Top 30 vote-getters on this site! NOTE: Questions must not name or allude to candidates and must be able to be posed to both candidates.
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What is your position on continued expansion of federal entitlement programs ?

60% of our national budget is now going to entitlement programs. Many are designed to increase dependence on government hand-outs. They become a political tool and discourage personal responsibility.

Submitted by: Brooke S. from NH
Oct. 20, 2016, 8:18 a.m.
Issue area: Questions for U.S. Senate candidates