"While leaning toward the Republican candidate, I remain undecided until I learn more about how senior citizen issues will be approached -- Medicare, Social Security -- as well as defense, healthcare, post-secondary education, and anti-terrorism. While I feel cautious about how much our government should have to say in our personal issues, I embrace many social programs. 'Obamacare
' has directly impacted me, however, just having received a letter from our health insurance company that our rates will increase by 12 percent, citing new federal regulations in healthcare. I have run my own small business for the past 10 years. This increase will directly impact our ability to hire new employees on a full-time basis as well as impact the business's ability to reinvest."Question for the candidates:
What are your detailed plans to restore our economy in the areas noted above, protect the elderly through Medicare and other programs, counter domestic and international terrorism, and decrease our dependency on China's money?