Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.
I am in favor of construction of a wall and other necessary infrastructure on our border that gives complete control over 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 between one man and one woman; no other definition of marriage should be legalized or supported with taxpayer or public funds.
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.
Additional regulations are needed to prevent climate change.
Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.
The United States should help defend Israel from attack by its enemies.
Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive funds from federal, state, or local governments.
Islamic law (Sharia) should take precedence over national and state laws where there are Islamic majority communities in the U. S.
Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
People should be allowed to use public restrooms, showers, and changing rooms based on "gender identity."
I support sanctuary cities.
It is OK for Congress to exempt itself from compliance with laws applicable to all citizens.
I support the death penalty.
Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.
The United States should protect its sovereignty from the United Nations.
The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.
I voted in these primaries and general elections:
2010 General Election, 2012 General Election, 2014 General Election, 2016 General Election
Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?
Prior to proof of life (heartbeat), and in the cases of life-threatening situations for mother and child.
What should the United States do to help eradicate the threat of radical Islamic terrorism?
The US has a right to protect its citizens from all terrorism, regardless of the religion involved. However, I can not make a statement on actual measures, as I am not fully familiar with our present capabilities.
What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?
Power corrupts. The founders wanted to limit the powers of men, to protect the rights of mankind. Unfortunately, those limits have been terribly eroded over time.
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
while I do not consider myself fundamentalist, I do call myself Christian, and use the teachings of Jesus to inform my decisions. And yes, I read my Bible daily.
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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How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
Let the free market reign. Capitalists tend to be opportunists. They will fill any niche they can find, if the Government would just get out of the way.
What role should government play in boosting the economy?
What changes should be made to the tax code?
Abolish and start anew. Preferably with either a flat or fair tax (if taxes are indeed necessary).
What is the best way to bring down unemployment?
Stop costing business money with heinous and draconian regulations, so they are then free to spend that money *employing* people.
How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?
I'm not sure that's even possible at this time. However, if I could, I would return the control of SS contributions to the workers who earned them-Let them invest and maintain their retirement accounts.
What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?
BS Political Science. Member Pi Sigma Alpha, National Political Science Honor Society. Studied Constitutional Law at Concord School of Law. Former manager of multi-billion global corporation. Former Federal Law Enforcement Officer.
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Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
I'm a feisty grandma focused on making sure my grandbabies inherit the great nation I love. I won't back down, and I can't be bought. I aim to misbehave on behalf of the American People.