Candid Conversations: Problems politicians should solve

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People of all ages sat down to discuss what issues they think politicians should focus their energy on as opposed to politics.

The newest episode from the AOL.com series "Candid Conversations" touches on how government leaders should be helping everyday people. One group came together to talk about their personal views.

The new AOL.com video series is setting out to discover exactly what people are thinking. The different episodes discuss topics everyone has vented about to today's hot topics.

These days opinions are stronger than ever on everything from politics to racism, and all that comes in-between. "Candid Conversations" gives everyday people a chance to discuss all of the issues facing our society today -- whether you agree with them or not.

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US President Barack Obama (R) and British Prime Minister David Cameron pose for a selfie picture with Denmark's Prime Minister Helle Thorning Schmidt (C) next to US First Lady Michelle Obama (R) during the memorial service of South African former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium (Soccer City) in Johannesburg on December 10, 2013. Mandela, the revered icon of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa and one of the towering political figures of the 20th century, died in Johannesburg on December 5 at age 95. AFP PHOTO / ROBERTO SCHMIDT (Photo credit should read ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
US Secretary of State John Kerry takes a 'selfie' with a cameraphone as he greets nurses and workers during a visit to the Gandhi Memorial Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on May 1, 2014. The hospital specializes in maternal, neonatal and child health programs, as well as antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV and AIDS care. AFP PHOTO / POOL / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Found a friend to join my first selfie on Instagram. Thanks for following and stay tuned. –VP
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) makes a selfie beside Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo (C) after a press conference at Paris City Hall on January 16, 2015. Kerry clasped French President Francois Hollande in a warm embrace during his visit in Paris on January 16 and said the US shared France's pain after its deadliest attack in half a century. AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Barack Obama takes a selfie with a diner at Gregg's Restaurant and Pub October 31, 2014 in Providence, Rhode Island. Obama and democratic Rhode Island gubernatorial candidate Gina Raimondo stopped at the restaurant for food. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 01: Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (L) poses for a 'selfie' with U.S. President Barack Obama during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House to honor the 2013 World Series Champion Boston Red Sox April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2013 World Series.(Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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