From a research point of view, what is the problem with the question, "Do you think that the government should spend less for defense and more for health care?"
a. most people will have no opinion on these issues
b. the question my spark an emotional response
c. two different questions are being asked, so that a simple "yes" or "no" will distort the subject's actual opinion
d. the question asks for a personal opinion, which involves a value judgment