Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.
I am in favor of necessary infrastructure on our border that maximizes the ability to control entering and exiting the United States.
Governments should not discriminate against individuals, organizations or small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.
Governments should define marriage as a relationship between one man and one woman.
It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has a livable income.
It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health insurance.
Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.
More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.
Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.
Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.
Any teaching to children on sex education in public schools must include all contraceptive methods, and should not show preference to abstinence.
People should be able to vote without photo identification.
Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive funds from federal, state, or local governments.
Parents should have the right to opt their children out of classes as they see fit.
The state constitution should limit the growth of spending to the rate of population growth plus the rate of inflation.
Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
Government should compel businesses and schools to allow access in all cases based on “gender identity.”
I support sanctuary cities.
I support the death penalty.
Commercial surrogacy should be legal.
The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.
Parents should be the primary authority in decisions affecting their minor children.
Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.
Individual rights come from government.
Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?
None. Life begins at conception. The child should not pay with his or her life, for issues surrounding the mother. The child has equal right to life with his or her parents under the Constitution and before God. "Life of the Mother" exception is a false qualification.
What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?
Humans are not angels so government is necessary to protect God-given rights. And government is not an angel, and should be limited.
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
My life is animated by an encounter with Jesus the Son of God. My personal relationship with Jesus is characterized by a daily vibrant life with him through his Spirit who also lives inside of me. His life and his Word, embodied in the Law, Prophets, Gospels, and Letters are truth, and reliable guides for my personal life and for government.
When you consider your views on a wide range of issues from economic and social matters to foreign policy and immigration, which of the following best describes you overall?
Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.
Ongoing involvement with the organizations previously listed. Past pro-life action. Sending 4 of my 5 daughters to Hillsdale College, one of who is employed there.
What is the best way to bring down unemployment?
Reduce regulation on business. Allow all states to be right-to-work states.
How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
Allow the health insurance industry to operate as any other industry, to sell to anyone in the U.S. This is to say, de-regulate this industry, allowing the insurance industry to operate in a free market.
What role should government play in boosting the economy?
As little as possible. Reducing regulation and taxation enabling a supply side economy. Maintaining free trade thus enabling U.S. industries to compete globally, thus improving goods & services and economizing producer and consumer prices.
What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?
Master of Business Administration. Successful self-employment for 25 years. 5 healthy and successful daughters. Consistent civic involvement and political campaign support over 35 years.
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Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
As a State Representative my job will be to represent my constituents, with Judeo-Christian values as my foundation, guided by the principles codified in the WA Constitution and the U.S. Constitution, not bowing to pressure from potential campaign donors.