Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.
Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive taxpayer funds or grants from federal, state, or local governments.
I support the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, which requires health care providers to provide life-saving treatment for infants who survive an attempted abortion.
Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?
It is the government’s responsibility to ensure everyone has a livable income.
Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.
What government spending would you reduce in order to balance the budget?
Reduce the size of Government, do away with many bureaucracies within the State and local governments that infringe on our freedoms and rights. Reduce regulation on businesses and end license requirements for teachers as well as business. End government subsidies for Corporations. Let Religious institutions and churches return to taking care of the needy within their own community without restriction from any government entity...in essence return to free market capitalism
Governments should not discriminate against individuals, organizations or small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.
Governments should define marriage as between one man and one woman; no other definition of marriage should be legalized or supported with taxpayer or public funds.
Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.
I promise to protect the freedom of Christians to share the Gospel and to practice Biblical principles.
What does "separation of church and state" mean to you?
First Amendment Congress has no right to dictate to the church what it can and cannot do,(Free exercise) nor, can the Government establish it's own religion (establishment clause).
It is the government’s responsibility to ensure everyone has health insurance.
How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
Full repeal of Obamacare and return to a system of free markets for Insurance policies across the United States
The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.
I am in favor of construction of a wall and other necessary infrastructure on our border that gives complete control over entering and exiting the United States.
State and federal funds should be denied to any public or private entity, including but not limited to sanctuary cities, that are not in compliance with immigration laws.
Who should be allowed to immigrate to the U.S. and under what circumstances?
We have Immigration Law. We need to follow it
Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.
Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which is necessary for our system of limited government.
I support adding sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression as protected classes in non-discrimination laws.
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
Biblical Christian Values
When you consider your views on a wide range of issues from economic and social matters to foreign policy and immigration, which of the following best describes you overall?
Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.
My voting record in the Colorado State Senate has consistently ranked me #1 on the list as most Conservative Senator in the State of Colorado every year since I was elected back in 2012 by every watch dog group in the State and Nation .
What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?
I am a business owner. Through the years I have been involved in many different business applications.. from Agriculture to Corporate Surety, Manufacturing to Educator.. Succeeding as a single mom through some very difficult times, never relying on Government for assistance. I am a proud Marine mom with a son who has been serving our country overseas for the last 14 years in different engagement capacities. We have experienced some of the most intense battles of the Iraq/ Afghanistan wars. Every day we reaffirm our commitment to our God, and, Country through service to the American people. My oldest son has been a rock staying focused on business matters, making sure our business doors open every day and the business meets all regulatory and government requirements. It is because of him that I have been able to invest the demanding time to the matters of the Colorado State Senate for the last 8 years.
Have you ever been convicted of a felony or been penalized for sexual misconduct? If so, please explain.
Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
I am a leading advocate of Parental Rights in the Legislature, firmly backing the parent's right to choice in vaccines,and education(School Choice).
I support the use of Sharia law as a basis for legislation and judicial decisions in the United States.
Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.
Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?
What restrictions on gun ownership are needed to protect public safety?
People should be able to vote without photo identification.
I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.
The Electoral College should be abolished.
In priority order, what three areas of legislation do you propose to author or sponsor if elected?
-Parental and Religious Freedom/Rights( Vaccinations/School Choice/Unborn) -Criminal Justice Reform -Government Regulation/oversight/accountability
Is racism a threat to domestic security in the United States? Why or why not?
No The Political agenda and media drive racism. People are recognizing and rejecting, the hand that politics and media play in race relations.