Half of American Voters Vote Against Their Own Best Interests

The following list is what the majority of Americans want for our country across a wide variety of issues, yet it is fascinating and exasperating that about half of them will vote for the party that denies them in deference to the most powerful among us. Further elaboration is unnecessary as the list speaks for itself.

 

elderly woman79% of Americans want Medicare to negotiate for lower drug prices.
Republicans oppose it.

74% of Americans want to end tax loopholes for corporations that
ship jobs overseas.
Republicans oppose it.

71% of Americans want $400 billion per year invested into infrastructure jobs
Republicans oppose it.

71% of Americans want Medicare buy-in for all the people
Republicans oppose it.

73% of Americans want the minimum wage increased to $10 an hour
Republicans oppose it.

71% of Americans want disclosure for corporate spending on
politics and lobbying.
Republicans oppose it.

73% of Americans want to end gerrymanderinggerrymandering
Republicans oppose it.

70% of Americans want to
stop corporations evading
huge taxes offshore
Republicans oppose it.

71% of Americans want debt-free college at all public universities
Republicans oppose it.


67% of Americans want to end tax deductions for Wall street fines
Republicans oppose it.

67% of Americans want coal miners and oil workers retrained
for clean energy jobs
Republicans oppose it.

55% of Americans want to break up big banks
Republicans oppose it.

student78% of American want
same low interest rates
for students as big banks
Republicans oppose it.

75% of Americans want fair trade that protects workers, the environment and jobs.
Republicans oppose it.

72% of Americans want to allow homeowners to pay down 
mortgages using their 401ks
Republicans oppose it.

Poll was conducted by GBA Strategies nationwide in January, 2015 with 1,500  voters (Republicans, Democrats and Independents). Margin of error 2.5%

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