While the state government can not control Federal spending or how much money they print, we can reduce the tax burden that our citizens feel at the gas pumps and grocery stores. During these times of inflation caused by an out of control federal agenda, the government should be suffering along side the people, not profiting from it.
North Carolina has grown to be the 9th largest economy in the county. In order for this growth to continue, we need to ensure that government stays out of the way of private businesses; both small and large. Our state government should not be engaged in the practice of picking winners and losers at the expense of individuals trying to build their own version of the American Dream.
The Bible and the Declaration of Independence is very clear, the first Right granted to us by Almighty God is Life. All other rights are dependent on first being able to live. We should be defending the Right to Life during all it's phases.
As the debate rages on over government compulsion and employer/school mandates, the protections prescribed in the U.S. Constitution and N.C. Constitution are being eroded and ignored. While partisans will point to the other party as the cause of these woes, the truth is clear: both parties have been guilty of increasing government authority at the cost of individual liberties; we can do better!