|Description||The American Solidarity Party (ASP) is a Christian democratic political party in the United States. Its English-language motto is "Common Good, Common Ground, Common Sense." |
The political position of the American Solidarity Party is socially conservative, and economically liberal in the American sense. Therefore, the ASP holds to socially conservative views such as adhering to a consistent life ethic position with regard to abortion, capital punishment and euthanasia, as well as opposition to pornography and support for the religious freedom of those who hold traditional views regarding marriage. With regard to economics, labor issues and foreign policy, the American Solidarity Party sees the "moderate welfare state as the public expression of every citizen’s responsibility for his poor brother or sister." As such, the American Solidarity Party notably opposes conscription, and favors "equal access to the polls, the courts, housing, education, and credit". In addition, it supports "amnesty and a path to citizenship" for immigrants currently residing in the United States and "oppose[s] the militarization and fortification of our national borders". The ASP advocates for a single-payer healthcare system. It supports the dignity of work, as well as stewardship for creation, advocating for "generous funding for research in safe and renewable sources of energy, such as solar and wind-power."