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?
Life of mother is endangered
What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?
Mankind's propensity toward greed and love of power
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
Christian first, conservative next and Republican by choice because the values of freedom, protection of life and smaller government best matches my worldview.
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?
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What is the best way to bring down unemployment?
Strong businesses create economic vitality The key to full employment depends on a strong and functional economy
How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
Decrease the role of government, curtail entitlement spending, expand insurance choices, emphasize private sector solutions that help control costs and empower individuals to oversee their healthcare decisions that meet their needs and budget.
What role should government play in boosting the economy?
Modify state laws that create a patchwork of regulations for employers Responsible spending and taxation
What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?
State Representative, two terms. I serve on the Higher Education, Transportation, Public Safety and Rules Committees. My experience, service and leadership prepared me to be an effective legislator.
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Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
For the past four years, I have worked hard to represent the best interests of the Whatcom County. There’s more to do. I will continue to fight for a state government that works for us and not the other way around.