Economy

Distribution of wealth

Do you believe that budgetary allocations to the provinces should be based on needs or population size?

  • Victory: Mostly needs
  • Conquest: Mostly needs
  • State of Law: Position unclear
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear

Do you think oil revenues should be shared equally across the country?

  • Victory: Yes
  • Conquest: Yes
  • State of Law: Yes
  • Sa’iroon: Yes

Do you think the Public Distribution System (food rations) should be disbanded?

  • Victory: Gradually disbanded
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: Gradually disbanded
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear
Privatization

Do you support partial and/or complete privatization of key sectors including healthcare, energy and education?

  • Victory: Yes
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: Yes
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear

Should the government continue to subsidize unprofitable state-owned enterprises?

  • Victory: No
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: No
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear
Services

Do you believe that essential services including electricity, fuel and healthcare should be subsidized by the government?

  • Victory: To a small degree
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: To a large degree
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear
Taxes

Should existing taxes be raised or lowered?

  • Victory: Raised
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: Lowered
  • Sa’iroon: Lowered

Do you support an increase in customs tariffs?

  • Victory: Yes
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: Yes
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear
Foreign debt

Do you support Iraq’s Stand-By Arrangement with the International Monetary Fund as a means to access financial assistance?

  • Victory: Yes
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: To some extent
  • Sa’iroon: No
Reducing government spending

Do you believe that public sector salaries should be cut as a means to overcome the current fiscal crisis?

  • Victory: For senior officials only
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: No
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear

Do you support a continuation on hiring limits within the public sector?

  • Victory: Yes
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: No
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear
Corruption

Do you believe corruption should be tackled top-down or bottom-up?

  • Victory: Hybrid
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: Hybrid
  • Sa’iroon: Top-down

Do you think anti-corruption efforts should focus on prosecuting high profile individuals or countering systems of corruption?

  • Victory: Systems of corruption
  • Conquest: Position unclear
  • State of Law: Position unclear
  • Sa’iroon: High profile individuals
Reconstruction

Do you think reconstruction efforts should focus on the liberated provinces or equally across the country?

  • Victory: Equally across the country
  • Conquest: Equally across the country
  • State of Law: Equally across the country
  • Sa’iroon: Position unclear