Issues: Abortion: Supports Abortion only when medically neccessary to save the life of the mother. . Drug Policy / War: - Legalize Marijuana then study the viability of legalizing other current illegal drugs to cut out the profit of selling. Use Tax on legal drugs to assist with medical and social programs to help overcome addictions. - Just as Prohibition did not work during the 30's. Current Drug Enforcement is a failed policy needs to be deleted or major reform Death Penalty: - Allowable under strict circumstances per State Laws. Supreme Court: - We need Judges appointed that have a firm belief in States Rights and will not allow power consolidation in a Central Government. State Fiscal Crisis: - Allow the States to enter into International Trade Agreements as set forth by Each States Congress. Encourage Solid Business Planning type mindset for States to become healthier and leaner. Economy/Taxes: - Repeal the current Income Tax System and replace it with a Consumption type Tax and or Combining it with a Percentage Tax across the Borad.. - Revamp the Current Auditing Proceedures make it a Non Government Agency aka Civilian - Watchdog Group. Federal Budget after passing Congress must get approval from this agency for Fiscal Budget. - Look at the Feasbility of Phasing out Social Security as it is the biggest budget buster of the Federal Government. Election Reform: - Removal of PAC's and Lobbyist from Washington DC. This will cut down corruption and pork in DC. - Term Limits is a Must for Elected Officals. Education: - Remove the Dependence of States on Federal Dollars to give the State the freedom to make thier own choices on Educaiton. Governmental Growth: - Reduce the Central Government to the Orginal Mandates of the Consitution. Environment/Energy - Encourage the useage of Altenate Fuel Sources- Solar, Hydro, Electrical, Wind. - Reduce the amount of Federal Lands and return them to the States to use the lands for Purposes the State wishes. - Encourage States to use Cleaner Manufactuering Processes to make Energy. Farming / Livestock: - Remove Federal Involvement in Paying Farmers not to grow Crops. - Allow States to start Contracts with Foregin Governments for Exporting Produce and other items for Trade. Remove Federal Red Tape. Gay Rights: - Allow the States to make decisions of recongizing Gay Marriages. - Allow States to make their own laws in regards to discrimination - Allow States to make laws aganist Hate Crimes. Guns: - Gun Makers should not be named in Lawsuits due to deaths or injury from the useage of firearms. - The Second Ammendment should not be infringed by any Federal Agency or Law. - Background Checks at Gun Shows should be allowed if allowed by that States current law. - Encourage the useage of current resources to wean out potential felons and others deemed not allowed to own or buy firearms as stated in that States current Laws. Home Land Security / Immigration: - Repeal Patriot Act and restore civil liberties. - Allow the Formation of a Central Agency to gather information and share it with other State Agencies and Federal Offices. - Change current Immigration enforcement. Hire more INS Agents to go after illegals. - Make it harder to become a US Citizen. - Encourage the Coast Guard by recuriting and enforcing its current Mission. - Placing Military alongside the Border Patrol at Check Points. Encourage the useage of Electronic Watching of all Borders. - Change the Border Patrol to cross train and Patrol with U. S. Military.. - Airport Security should be a Military Operation should be based on Israeli Models. Health Care: - Encourage competition in the Drug Business to reduce cost. - Modify the FDA current selection process to reduce the cost of studies and research for Drug Makers this in turn will save money to the Business and savings passed down to the consumers. - Encourage more Non Profit Groups to become involved in Health Care Business. Iraq / Afghanistan / Mid East / Military - Give a solid time table to give Iraq and Afganistan Government a deadline to come online and place programs into place. Once Deadline is reached then we pull out Troops. - Place enought troops to do the Job that is required. We got into this mess we need to do it correctly. - The Draft maybe Neccessary to get the Man Power needed due to the Federal Government cutbacks in the last 10 years. Retirement and Social Security: - Slowly phase out Social Security over the period of 50 years. Encourage private investments for retirement. Trade: - Have States make Laws for Companies that are formed within State Borders for fines and penalities for moving overseas. - Have America get out of the current World Court and allow the USA to place Tariffs on Imported goods. Encourage the purchase of USA produced goods by USA citizens.