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LGBT Rights: Donald Trump has yet to take a clear stance on LGBT rights, and does not even include them on the issues or positions portions of his website. See this video for his conflicting words.
Health Care: “On day one of the Trump Administration, we will ask Congress to immediately deliver a full repeal of Obamacare. However, it is not enough to simply repeal this terrible legislation. We will work with Congress to make sure we have a series of reforms ready for implementation that follow free market principles and that will restore economic freedom and certainty to everyone in this country. By following free market principles and working together to create sound public policy that will broaden health care access, make health care more affordable and improve the quality of the care available to all Americans.”
Women’s Reproductive Rights: Again, Trump has yet to take a clear stance on women’s reproductive rights, and does not include the issue of women’s rights, Planned Parenthood, or abortion rights on his website. On June 28, during an interview with CNN, when asked if he opposed abortion, he said, “Right. I’m pro-choice.” Then, when asked if he was pro-choice or pro-life, he said, “I’m pro-life. I’m sorry.” On March 30, during a town hall with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews, he said that women who receive abortions after it is illegal should be punished (men would not). Then, an hour later, a spokesperson for Trump released a statement from Trump saying, “This issue is unclear and should be put back into the states for determination. Like Ronald Reagan, I am pro-life with exceptions, which I have outlined numerous times.” Then, an hour and a half later, his campaign released another statement saying, “If Congress were to pass legislation making abortion illegal and the federal courts upheld this legislation, or any state were permitted to ban abortion under state and federal law.” The statement also said that “the doctor or any other person performing this illegal act upon a woman would be held legally responsible, not the woman.” Then, two days later, he told CBS, “The laws are set now on abortion and that’s the way they’re going to remain until they’re changed... At this moment, the laws are set. And I think we have to leave it that way.”
Climate Change: In 2012, Trump tweeted, “The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.” He recently told The Washington Post, “I am not a great believer in man-made climate change.
Taxes: “One of the things I’m gonna do and largely with our great tax plan where everybody’s taxes is going down, we’re gonna grow our economy. We have to get rid of the $19 trillion in debt. So unfair. So totally unfair to our young people. We are not gonna leave you with that burden.”
Minimum Wage: Though not on his website, Trump opposes an increase in the minimum wage. As he told conservative radio host Joe Pags, “We’re going to bring jobs back so much and so many that the minimum wage will hopefully be a figure that people won’t want to think about.”
Education and Student Debt: Trump has not taken an official stance on student debt, but according to US News, last July, Trump told The Hill, “That’s probably one of the only things the government shouldn’t make money off—I think it’s terrible that one of the only profit centers we have is student loans.”