Personal liberty, coupled with personal responsibility, is my platform. The fundamental purpose of government is to protect and preserve our individual liberties – every other function is secondary to that. Whenever and wherever possible, I seek to expand personal liberty and restrict government authority, because we are not the property of the government – government is the property of the people.

  • I will seek to reduce taxes and reduce the size of government, not simply fight to slow their growth.
  • I will fight to protect the rights of every person – even those whose choices I may not approve of.
  • I will hold myself to the highest possible ethical standards.

Here are a few specific areas where I have prepared more extensive policy statements:




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