2016-2017

OPEN

1. The impeachment of Dilma Rousseff will do more harm than good for Brazil.

2. The USFG should reverse its decision to authorize the Dakota Access Pipeline. 

3. Protection of fish stocks should take priority over agricultural uses for Californian water.

4. The NFL should ban helmets.

5. California should pass Proposition 62, Repeal of the Death Penalty. 

O. The USFG should shorten medical patents from 20 years to 5 years.

Q. The USFG should ban fully autonomous combat vehicles.

S. The USFG should allow undocumented immigrants to participate in state healthcare exchanges.

F. The USFG should institute a federal program for the purchasing and destruction of secondhand firearms.  

 

Novice

1. The USFG should repeal Obamacare.

2. When the two are in conflict, societal welfare should trump individual liberty.

3. The USFG should end all federal aid to Israel.

4. The death penalty in the United States does more harm than good.

5. The USFG should send ground troops to Syria to combat Bashar al-Assad. 

2015-2016

Open

1. The USFG should end birthright citizenship.

2. The US Federal Reserve should significantly increase interest rates.

3. The City of New York should end its policy of "Broken Windows" policing.

4. a. The USFG should repeal protections for salmon and other endangered fish in California in order to alleviate the water crisis.

b. The CA state legislature should pass legislation requiring the Air Resources Board to achieve a 50% reduction in gasoline use by 2030.

c. The CA state legislature should pass legislation revising its greenhouse emissions targets to 80% below 1990 levels by 2050.

5. a. The United Kingdom should significantly increase the amount of Syrian refugees it will accept.

b. France should significantly increase the amount of Syrian refugees it will accept.

c. Germany should significantly increase the amount of Syrian refugees it will accept.

Q. The USFG should embed American-trained fighters within larger established forces in Syria to help direct US air raids against the Islamic State.

S. The USFG should not renew or sign new contracts with private incarceration companies.

F. The USFG should significantly increase its deployment of ground troops against ISIS in Iraq. 

 

Novice

1. The CA state legislature should pass legislation reducing its greenhouse emissions targets to 80% below 1990 levels by 2050.

2. The CA state legislature should significantly increase the state gas tax.

3. The USFG should significantly increase the minimum wage.

4. The USFG should significantly increase funding for police body cameras.

5. The USFG should significantly increase its deployment of ground troops against ISIS in Iraq.