I am a REPUBLICAN because I believe in...
PROPER FUNCTION OF GOVERNMENT
is to do for the people those things that have to be done but can not be done, or cannot be done as well, by individuals, and that the most effective government is government closest to the people.
is based upon the individual and that each person’s ability, dignity, freedom and responsibility must be honored and recognized.
our government pursues the appropriate level of government spending and tax to: Maintain sustainable public finances. Ensure fiscal policy aids the optimal rate of economic growth. Maintain appropriate levels of public investment.
equal justice and equal opportunity for all, regardless of race, creed, age, sex or national origin.
We must retain those principles of the past worth retaining, yet always be receptive to new ideas with an outlook broad enough to accommodate thoughtful change and varying points of view.
Americans value and should preserve their feeling of national strength and pride, and at the same time share with people everywhere a desire for peace and freedom and the extension of human rights throughout the world.