Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.
Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive taxpayer funds or grants from federal, state, or local governments.
Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?
It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has a livable income.
Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.
Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
Socialism provides a robust foundation for a stable economy.
What is the best way to bring down unemployment?
1. Less Rules and regulations on Businesses 2. Keeping interest rates down 3. Supply and demand on the products we produce. 4. Lower Taxes
What role should government play in boosting the economy?
Keeping taxes down so businesses can be recruited in to communities and States to provided economic development. This provides more jobs and money in everyone pockets.
Governments should not discriminate against individuals, organizations or business owners because of their deeply held religious beliefs.
Governments should not penalize those who define marriage as between one man and one woman; no other definition of marriage should be legalized or supported with taxpayer or public funds.
Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.
It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health insurance.
How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
Making Drug cost more affordable and providing accessibility to doctors and hospitals at an affordable cost.
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.
I support sanctuary cities.
Islamic law (Sharia) should take precedence over national and state laws where there are Islamic majority communities in the U. S.
The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.
Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.
Biblical values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.
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 allowed to use public restrooms, showers, and changing rooms based on "gender identity."
Free speech is under attack on public university and college campuses.
Parents should be the primary authority in decisions affecting their minor children.
What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?
America's Founders wanted a democracy in which the people could have a say therefore giving the government a list of checks and balances. This was done in order that we did not have one ruler.
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
I believe Jesus died on the Cross, paying for my sins and I try to live by God's Holy word the Bible.
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.
My round of votes on the Board of Supervisor stands for itself. We worked hard to hold down taxes and budget wisely.
What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?
Working in the school system and teaching for 8 years gives me some insight to the educational system. I also served on the board of Supervisors for 8+ years and the for the last 4 years of that time I served as the President on the board. I know what it takes to keep up roads and bridges. I also know how important it is to keep taxes down and balance a budget.
E-mail address and phone number for voters to reach you:
Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
I am 61 year old , born and raised in Batesville, MS; where I graduated from South Panola. I have also attended classes at both Northwest Mississippi Community College and Mississippi State University for education. I own and operate a locally and family run landscaping/lawn maintenance company with my son since 1993. While running a successful business I also served 8 years as a Ag instructor in the school system, after that I served two terms on the Board of Supervisors and one of those terms I was voted in as Board President. I worked diligently to serve the people of Panola County during that time with honest hard work and integrity in every vote. I serve as assistant Sunday school teacher and Deacon at my church. I am currently a member of the Panola County Cattleman's Association, the State Cattleman's Association, The American Gelbvieh Association, National Federation of Independent Businessmen and The National Association of Landscape Professionals.
I support the death penalty.
Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.
More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.
People should be able to vote without photo identification.