2020 Presidential Election Site

This site tracks the views of the candidates in the Nov. 3, 2020 presidential election. We include all candidates who meet the criteria of having an active campaign and raising at least $10 million (excluding personal loans from the candidate).

We will add new issues each month to reach at least 50 issues by Oct. 15, 2020.

To get started, click on a candidate, scroll down to select an issue, take our presidential candidate matching quiz, or view the side-by-side candidate comparison.


Democrat
Joe Biden
Republican
Donald Trump



Former Candidates (alphabetical order)
Cory Booker
Pete Buttigieg
Tulsi Gabbard
Kamala Harris
Amy Klobuchar
Beto O'Rourke
Bernie Sanders
Elizabeth Warren
Andrew Yang
 
 
 

ISSUES AND CANDIDATE STATEMENTS




Our Latest Updates (archived after 30 days) rss icon
New Topic: Top 3 Pros & Cons of Animal Dissection
4/9/2020 - Most American K-12 students will find themselves face-to-face with a frog to dissect at least once. Explore the top 3 pros and cons of animal dissection in K-12 classrooms in this new ProCon.org topic.

Bernie Sanders Suspends Presidential Campaign
4/8/2020 - Sen. Sanders announced the suspension of his campaign for the presidency, a decision he called "very difficult and painful."

2020 Candidates on Government Regulation of Social Media
4/6/2020 - All three presidential candidates agree that the government should regulate social media to prevent the spread of fake news and misinformation. 

2020 Candidates on Vote-by-Mail Expansion
4/6/2020 - President Trump is against voting-by-mail, while Biden and Sanders would expand vote-by-mail access.

Presidential Candidates on Coronavirus
4/2/2020 - See the latest COVID-19 statements from Trump, Biden, and Sanders in the weekly update of our 2020 election resource.

10 Lesson Plans for Teaching the 2020 Election
4/1/2020 - Ten free lesson plans related to the 2020 presidential election, including a journey through the process of becoming president and a debate over the Electoral College.

2020 Candidates on For-Profit Charter Schools
3/30/2020 - Biden and Sanders do not believe for-profit charter schools should receive federal funds, while Trump disagrees and gives federal funds to for-profit charter schools.

2020 Candidates on Withdrawing Troops from the Middle East
3/30/2020 - All remaining 2020 candidates would withdraw troops from the Middle East. Explore their reasoning in this question.

Timeline of the 2020 Presidential Candidates' Statements on Coronavirus
3/26/2020 - Track statements about COVID-19 (coronavirus) made by Trump, Biden, and Sanders to learn about each candidates' plan to fight the pandemic.

2020 Candidates on an Assault Weapons Ban
3/23/2020 - Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders are both in favor of an assault weapons ban, while Donald Trump is now against a ban he supported in 2000.

Remaining 2020 Candidates Have Spent almost $400 Million on Campaigns
3/23/2020 - Biden, Sanders, and Trump have collectively raised over $500 million, spent almost $400 million, and have just over $100 million remaining in campaign coffers, according to Feb. 29, 2020 FEC filings.

Presidential Primaries in Georgia and Louisiana Delayed Due to COVID-19
3/16/2020 - Due to COVID-19 (coronavirus) concerns, some states are postponing primary elections. As of Mar. 16, 2020, Louisiana and Georgia have delayed voting. Please check with your state officials to confirm your primary voting date.

Does the US Need to Increase the Military Budget to Improve National Security?
3/16/2020 - President Trump believes the US budget should be increased to protect the country. Democratic candidates Joe Biden, Tulsi Gabbard, and Bernie Sanders disagree with the president.

Top Issues for Voters in the 2020 Election
3/10/2020 - See the issues that matter most to Democrats, Republicans, and independents, and to voters overall.

Bipartisan Agreement on Legal Importation of Prescription Drugs
3/9/2020 - All 2020 presidential candidates agree that Americans should be able to import prescription drugs.

Archived Notices

Last updated on 4/9/2020 9:56:37 AM PST

This site tracks the views of the candidates in the Nov. 3, 2020 presidential election. We include all candidates who meet the criteria of having an active campaign and raising at least $10 million (excluding personal loans from the candidate).

We will add new issues each month to reach at least 50 issues by Oct. 15, 2020.

To get started, click on a candidate, scroll down to select an issue, take our presidential candidate matching quiz, or view the side-by-side candidate comparison.
Democrat
Joe Biden
Republican
Donald Trump



Former Candidates (alphabetical order)
Cory Booker
Pete Buttigieg
Tulsi Gabbard
Kamala Harris
Amy Klobuchar
Beto O'Rourke
Bernie Sanders
Elizabeth Warren
Andrew Yang
 
 
 






Our Latest Updates (archived after 30 days) rss icon
New Topic: Top 3 Pros & Cons of Animal Dissection
4/9/2020 - Most American K-12 students will find themselves face-to-face with a frog to dissect at least once. Explore the top 3 pros and cons of animal dissection in K-12 classrooms in this new ProCon.org topic.

Bernie Sanders Suspends Presidential Campaign
4/8/2020 - Sen. Sanders announced the suspension of his campaign for the presidency, a decision he called "very difficult and painful."

2020 Candidates on Government Regulation of Social Media
4/6/2020 - All three presidential candidates agree that the government should regulate social media to prevent the spread of fake news and misinformation. 

2020 Candidates on Vote-by-Mail Expansion
4/6/2020 - President Trump is against voting-by-mail, while Biden and Sanders would expand vote-by-mail access.

Presidential Candidates on Coronavirus
4/2/2020 - See the latest COVID-19 statements from Trump, Biden, and Sanders in the weekly update of our 2020 election resource.

10 Lesson Plans for Teaching the 2020 Election
4/1/2020 - Ten free lesson plans related to the 2020 presidential election, including a journey through the process of becoming president and a debate over the Electoral College.

2020 Candidates on For-Profit Charter Schools
3/30/2020 - Biden and Sanders do not believe for-profit charter schools should receive federal funds, while Trump disagrees and gives federal funds to for-profit charter schools.

2020 Candidates on Withdrawing Troops from the Middle East
3/30/2020 - All remaining 2020 candidates would withdraw troops from the Middle East. Explore their reasoning in this question.

Timeline of the 2020 Presidential Candidates' Statements on Coronavirus
3/26/2020 - Track statements about COVID-19 (coronavirus) made by Trump, Biden, and Sanders to learn about each candidates' plan to fight the pandemic.

2020 Candidates on an Assault Weapons Ban
3/23/2020 - Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders are both in favor of an assault weapons ban, while Donald Trump is now against a ban he supported in 2000.

Remaining 2020 Candidates Have Spent almost $400 Million on Campaigns
3/23/2020 - Biden, Sanders, and Trump have collectively raised over $500 million, spent almost $400 million, and have just over $100 million remaining in campaign coffers, according to Feb. 29, 2020 FEC filings.

Presidential Primaries in Georgia and Louisiana Delayed Due to COVID-19
3/16/2020 - Due to COVID-19 (coronavirus) concerns, some states are postponing primary elections. As of Mar. 16, 2020, Louisiana and Georgia have delayed voting. Please check with your state officials to confirm your primary voting date.

Does the US Need to Increase the Military Budget to Improve National Security?
3/16/2020 - President Trump believes the US budget should be increased to protect the country. Democratic candidates Joe Biden, Tulsi Gabbard, and Bernie Sanders disagree with the president.

Top Issues for Voters in the 2020 Election
3/10/2020 - See the issues that matter most to Democrats, Republicans, and independents, and to voters overall.

Bipartisan Agreement on Legal Importation of Prescription Drugs
3/9/2020 - All 2020 presidential candidates agree that Americans should be able to import prescription drugs.

Archived Notices

Last updated on 4/9/2020 9:56:37 AM PST