It's no surprise that most of the Republican presidential hopefuls like executions. (Jeb! has some doubts, but nobody much expects him to be around in this race much longer.)
There is, however, a difference between the two Democrats on this matter:
I wonder whether the pressure of running against a progressive challenger might nudge Clinton off her present position; early in her career she opposed the death penalty. Currently, according to Pew, 57 percent of Democrats oppose death sentences while 40 percent approve.
Thanks to the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty for the candidate statements.
Last night the two candidates discussed the issue directly: