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Hot buttons: Should the U.S. military intervene in Syria?

| August 27, 2013

With evidence of the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government in the civil war there fairly clear, the drums beating for military intervention have gotten louder. This poll asks for your view on ...

Should U.S. taxpayers bail out Detroit?

| July 24, 2013

Weigh in on the much-debated topic of late, part of our Hot Buttons series -- should municipal bankruptcy protections be routine for the federal government?

How do you feel about the NSA’s broad collecting of U.S. citizens’ phone/internet records?

| June 11, 2013

In the wake of revelations that the NSA's PRISM program has collected a broad swath of U.S. citizens' telephone and internet-activity records, this poll probes operator opinion on the the program's future.

POLL: What are your views on climate change?

| May 24, 2013

Given abortive but multiple legislative efforts to tax carbon emissions in recent years, the subject of climate change remains ever relevant to the future of the trucking biz -- what's your view?

Poll: What is the best venue for trying terrorism suspects?

| May 17, 2013

In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, where do you stand on whether to try the suspects, and others accused of terrorism, in U.S. courts or military commissions?

Where do you stand on immigration reform?

| March 27, 2013

Vote in our latest Hot Buttons poll on immigration reform law, and sound off in the comments.

Hot Buttons: Women in combat

| March 18, 2013

What do you think about the Pentagon’s removal of the ban on women serving in combat roles in the military? Is it a good or bad idea, or just official recognition of a role women ...

Hot buttons poll: Same-sex marriage

| January 11, 2013

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