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.
I support the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, which requires health care providers to provide life-saving treatment for infants who survive an attempted abortion.
Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?
Abortion should only be permitted only when necessary to save the life of the mother.
It is the government’s responsibility to ensure everyone has a livable income.
Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.
How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?
The best way to guarantee benefits for future generations is to balance the federal budget, reign in runaway spending, and ultimately pay off the national debt. I would not reduce benefits for those at or near retirement. Our promises to Social Security payees should be kept. I do think we should offer younger Social Security payees the opportunity to participate in a self directed, defined contribution retirement plan.
What government spending would you reduce in order to balance the budget?
First step is to reduce wastefully government spending, eliminate redundancies, and pass a balanced budget amendment that does not allow us to spend more than the government brings in revenue.
Under what circumstances should taxpayers help pay off existing student loans?
There are none.
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.
Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.
I promise to protect the freedom of Christians to share the Gospel and to practice Biblical principles.
What does "separation of church and state" mean to you?
The government is not able to discriminate against any citizen for race or religion, while recognizing the Judeo-Christian values our country was founded on. While ensuring every citizen has the right to freely practice their religion.
It is the government’s responsibility to ensure everyone has health insurance.
I support the elimination of private healthcare insurance.
How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
Permit business associations to offer health insurance to their members; allow primary care doctors to offer direct insurance arrangements with their patients to provide them with primary care; allow insurers to provide coverage across state lines; promote or require transparency in medical costs to patients prior to treatment.
The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.
What should the United States do to help eradicate the threat of radical Islamic terrorism?
The United States should fully commit its military and intelligence gathering resources to track down and eliminate radical Islamic terrorists around the world. It should also take all necessary economic steps to isolate any groups or countries that offer support or protection to radical Islamic terrorists, including sanctions and/or the withdrawal of foreign aide.
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.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) should be abolished.
State and federal funds should be denied to any public or private entity, including but not limited to sanctuary cities, that are not in compliance with immigration laws.
Employers should be required to use E-verify to confirm the eligibility of their employees to work in the United States.
Who should be allowed to immigrate to the U.S. and under what circumstances?
We need to build the wall, secure our borders, and put America's interests first. I am against amnesty for illegal immigrants.
Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.
Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which is necessary for our system of limited government.
I support adding sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression as protected classes in non-discrimination laws.
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
As a strong committed Christian my faith is deeply personal and I want to ensure that every person in this country continues to have the ability to practice the religious principles that they hold dear to them as I do mine.
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.
Have you ever been convicted of a felony or been penalized for sexual misconduct? If so, please explain.
Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
It is a privilege and honor to represent my constituents in Congress. I strive daily to ensure that I represent each and everyone of them and their interests to the best of my abilities. I will always honor the democratic principals that our country was founded that has lead it to be a beacon of light to so many in the world. I would humbly ask for your vote to continue to represent you in Congress.
Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.
What restrictions on gun ownership are needed to protect public safety?
I support background checks and the safe use of fire arms and I strongly support our 2nd Amendment rights.
I support BDS (boycott, divestment, and sanction) against Israel if they refuse to allow the creation of a Palestinian state.
I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.
Reparations should be given to people on the basis of race.
The Electoral College should be abolished.
In priority order, what three areas of legislation do you propose to author or sponsor if elected?
Recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, promoting economic growth (as outlined in my Economic Recovery Act of April 2020), preserving and protecting life at all stages of human life, and balancing the federal budget.
Is racism a threat to domestic security in the United States? Why or why not?
As evident through the recent events it is. Therefore we must do everything in our power to make sure every citizen is treated fairly and equally under the law. While making sure every American has the opportunity to pursue the American dream.