| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Abortion is wrong; but no federal authority to deal with it.
Return abortion to checkerboard of state laws.
Budget & Economy|
Entire federal budget should be $100B, not $1.8T.
Crime Bill gives govt more power; won’t stop teen violence.
Pardon all non-violent drug, tax, & gun prisoners.
Harsh sentences imprison 683,000 citizens; not drug kingpins.
Vouchers will result in govt control of private schools.
Private vouchers do more to educate poor than govt does.
Environmental scares are excuses for government control.
Families & Children|
You know what’s best for your family better than politicians.
“Family Values” means politicians decide for your family.
Non-interference should be basis principle.
Low wages abroad are no reason to restrict imports.
Tariffs cost Americans $70B a year.
Sweat shops abroad disappear as workers gain wealth.
Government always means use of coercion and use of force.
Any gun regulation gives politicians power to do anything.
Patient Rights only needed because of govt HMO subsidies.
Government role should be to keep us out of war.
Immigrants create demand rather than take jobs away.
Principles & Values|
Libertarianism means freedom to live your own life.
Libertarian principle: can’t solve social problems by force.
Gradualism won’t work; do it all swiftly.
Get Social Security out of politician’s hands.
Don’t simplify or replace taxes-shrink government instead.
Repealing federal income tax will end state income taxes too.
NASA hurts private space ventures.
War & Peace|
Israel: stop arming their neighbors, but end foreign aid too.
Welfare & Poverty|
Repealing taxes will foster charity.