| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Ban abortion with Constitutional amendment.
Alternatives like adoption, instead of punitive action.
Strong support for traditional definition of marriage.
Let Boy Scouts exercise free speech (ok to ban gays).
Women exempt from combat; “candid analysis” of military gays.
More victims rights and harsher penalties for certain crimes.
Death penalty is an effective deterrent.
Clinton surrendered Drug War; cry out for drug-free schools.
Aggressively pursue drug kingpins; include death penalty.
Limit role of federal government in education.
Increase access to higher education with savings accounts.
Strongly support voluntary student-initiated prayer.
Achievement is basis for access to college.
Energy & Oil|
Provide tax incentives for energy production.
Encourage market-based solutions to environmental problems.
Families & Children|
Support abstinence and fatherhood.
Reduce child welfare caseloads & encourage adoption.
Look to Latin American countries as key partners.
Strengthen ties to Asia and promote democracy there.
NATO has shared responsibility for peacekeeping.
Help Africa with private sector and charitable investment.
Reform U.N. to end abuse, unfairness, and abortion funding.
Will not allow China to attack Taiwan.
U.S. should position itself to dominate trade.
Promote free trade with America setting the standards.
Reduce inefficient government, reward results.
Reform politics to encourage participation.
Federal government should not interfere with states’ rights.
Will protect right to bear arms.
A reformed Medicare will give seniors choice, flexibility.
Give individuals tools to manage their own health needs.
Allow customization of insurance, support health centers.
Lawyers should not hold physicians hostage.
Affirm traditional military culture&rebuild morale (no gays).
U.S. needs comprehensive missile defense system.
Eliminate as many nuclear weapons as possible.
Restore health of defense industry; peace thru strength.
Reform & toughen immigration system to emphasize family.
Focus immigration on needed skills.
Recognize that people depend on land for livelihood.
Small business deserves better treatment from government.
Principles & Values|
Bush will nominate conservative judges only.
A distinctly American internationalism for the 21st century.
Workers will have choice to invest their payroll taxes.
Cut taxes to stimulate economy and help families.
Tax cuts & low interest rates lead to home ownership.
Repeal death tax & give tax break to care for elderly.
Encourage technology with funds for R & D, tax reform.
School, libraries should ban porn from their computers.
War & Peace|
Promote peace, reduce threat of war, protect Israel.
Contribute in Balkans, but let NATO run it.
Welfare & Poverty|
Tax reform will enable more poor to own a home.
Faith-based charities should help end child poverty.