During College Debate 2016, the students identified the issues that matter most to millennial voters and developed questions reflecting their concerns.
On September 7 they voted on the top six questions, listed below, to be presented to the presidential candidates during the fall debates.
How would you restructure governmental assistance programs for the unemployed or impoverished to obtain self-sufficiency?
1: What specific circumstances would prompt the United States to use military resources in a foreign country? How would you utilize the nation’s military resources?
2: How do you plan on supporting Syrian civilians without creating further conflict with other political actors?
What will you do to reduce the recidivism and mass incarceration rates in communities where poverty and violence are prevalent?
What is your plan for aiding the employment of skilled refugees and immigrants in their respective fields?
How will you ensure quality education to areas of socioeconomic disadvantage both in terms of K-12 and access to higher education?