People are living longer and staying active longer than ever before. We need to redesign and update our programs to better serve the needs of today’s senior population.
The second Amendment right of American to “keep and bear arms” is essential to be a free society. Incidents of violence committed by dangerous or unhinged individual’s provoke understandable revulsion and grief. However, lawmakers should not rush to create new laws that violate constitutional rights while ignoring the real root cause of complex societal problems […]
The U.S. Department of Education must be reformed to help state school systems instead of hindering them. Education opens so many doors, and families must be able to choose the best option to educate their children so they will have access to the best opportunities. Every family deserves the chance to choose the education that […]
The moral campus of our nation is greatly challenged with our criminal justice system. We need common sense reform that respects the rule of law, while at the same time respecting the rule of common human decency. With 180,000+ people incarcerated in US federal prisons, our prison population is growing at an astonishing rate while […]
Life matters. Period. Life has intrinsic moral value and rights. Our children should have the opportunity to live and reach their full potential. Quality of life matters for women also. They too should be able to live their full potential. I support cultivating a culture which values life and providing alternative resources such as adoption […]
Socialized medicine is not the answer. I will push members of Congress to stop posturing and get serious about getting government out of the healthcare business so that choice and competition can flourish in our healthcare system, and every person-from conception to natural death-can be treated with the dignity life demands.