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 allowed if the mother's life is jeopardized by the pregnancy.
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?
Review the Social Security financial records and identify any excessive spending. Limit the funds that may be coming out to cover other governmental programs.
What government spending would you reduce in order to balance the budget?
I would work to only allow one bill to be voted on at a time, instead of multiple bills being combined into one. This would reduce the chances of other "fluff" or "junk" being added and hidden in a massive bill.
Under what circumstances should taxpayers help pay off existing student loans?
Under no circumstances should the tax payers be forced to pay for someone else's student loans.
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 separation of church and state, simply means that the government cannot establish a national religion. Which would placing one religion or denomination over another.
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?
I would identify the common barriers to having adequate, affordable and accessible health coverage. Then work to find ways to overcome those barriers.
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?
I believe that the United States is currently conducting the appropriate actions. Here at home, we need to harden our soft and vulnerable targets, such as airports, market places, and large gatherings of people. Abroad, we should assist our allies in ensuring that these radical Islamic groups are not able to obtain financial backing and a safe haven in which to recruit more people to their cause.
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?
Anyone should be able to enter the United States. However, they should be vetted properly and should enter through the established immigration process.
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.
My spiritual beliefs are very simple. I was raised as a Southern Baptist. I believe that God created the heavens and the earth and all things in the earth, to include us. I believe that God sent his son Jesus Christ to die for our sins. I also, believe that God has given us a conscience to guide us in deciding on things that are right and wrong. He has also given us the Bible, his word to follow and to teach us.
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.
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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?
I completely support our nations police departments and will fight to increase their budget instead of defunding them.
Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.
What restrictions on gun ownership are needed to protect public safety?
I agree with the universal background check. This would prevent someone with a mental disease or a arrest record from immediately obtaining a fire arm.
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?
1. Infrastructure 2. Education Reform 3. Job Market Incentives
Is racism a threat to domestic security in the United States? Why or why not?
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