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POLL: Should the federal government stop flights from Ebola-stricken countries?

| October 16, 2014

As officials work to contain the Ebola virus in the U.S. following further repercussions in Texas, do you think current passenger screening of flights from West Africa is adequate or is more flight restriction needed?

Readers split over militarized police force

| September 20, 2014

With mainstream media disseminating images of police employing military-style armor and weaponry during rioting in Ferguson, Mo., this summer, a debate over the militarization of local police was revived.

POLL: Where do you stand on U.S. strategy against ISIS?

| September 18, 2014

The United States has telegraphed a strategy of coalition-building in the region around Iraq and Syria and elsewhere to support U.S. role, primarily in a training/air capability as most recently expressed, in the fight against ...

Readers on child-migrant wave: Current law adequate solution

| August 19, 2014

A slight majority of Overdrive readers saw current law as adequate on the border, provided adequate enforcement was in place.

POLL: Should military-style equipment be used by local law enforcement?

| August 19, 2014

A national debate about the militarization of public space has erupted in the wake of violence in Ferguson, Mo. Weigh in here on the question of whether local law enforcement ought to routinely deploy military-type ...

POLL: What strategy would most effectively deal with flood of migrant children?

| July 08, 2014

With the recent flood of migrant children from countries in Central America and elsewhere, this poll probes the options for effectively dealing with the problems.

Truckers favor none-of-the-above option on Iraq

| June 19, 2014

A small majority of Overdrive readers favor no U.S. intervention in the ongoing crisis in Iraq.

POLL: What role should the U.S. play in Iraq crisis?

| June 13, 2014

With the Obama administration considering a variety of options from air strikes to intelligence and military targeting support, weigh in here on how you think the U.S. should be involved in the current crisis...

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