Iowa Caucus 2012: The Candidates’ Positions on the 4 Main Issues

Jon Huntsman

Job Creation: Jon Huntsman’s American Jobs Plan calls for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, cutting regulations, lowering taxes and energy independence, as well as establishing new lines of international trade.

Housing: As president, Huntsman would shutter Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but also would seek to protect homeowners’ property rights. He would, however, scale back home mortgage deductions.

Tax Reform: Huntsman favors lower income tax rates and the elimination of deductions and loopholes. He also would cut the corporate tax rate from 35% to 25% and phase out all subsidies.

Government Spending: Huntsman would reduce government spending to 19% of GDP.

Job Creation: Jon Huntsman’s American Jobs Plan calls for the repeal of the Affordable Care…

Jon Huntsman