Abortion: He would push to reverse the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court
decision and end federal funding of Planned Parenthood.
Affirmative Action: He would eliminate affirmative action
altogether. He is against quotas, the desegregation of public schools via
busing, and diversity programs.
Education: He would abolish the U.S. Department of Education and
turn the matter over to individual states.
Foreign Policy: He supports free trade with foreign nations only
when it is necessary to protect vital economic interests.
He believes illegal immigration must be terminated through a nation-wide
version of California's Proposition 187. He believes the U.S. national
guard should be used, if necessary, to close the Southwest border to
aliens. He would abolish U.S. involvement in such institutions as the World
Bank, the World Trade Organization, and the United Nations.
Tax Reform: He is in favor of a flat tax, downsizing the IRS, and
reducing the capital gains tax.
--Based on information provided on the Buchanan for President official
Internet homepage at http://www.buchanan.org/.
Candidate profile for Buchanan
Published: Tue Mar 12, 1996 | Modified: Sat Aug 06, 2005 01:00 p.m.