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"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. -- That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed."

~ The Declaration of Independence

signed July 4, 1776

"We the People of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America."

~ The U.S. Constitution

signed 17 September 1787, ratified 21 June 1788

U.S. Constitution

Article. I.

Section. 1.

All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives.

Section. 2.

The House of Representatives shall be composed of Members chosen every second Year by the People of the several States…

Principles

Individual Liberty, Equal Justice
Constitutionally Limited Government
National Security, Secure Border
First Responders, Military, Veterans
Fiscal Responsibility, Lower Taxes
Free Market Economy
Excellence In Education
Environmental Stewardship
Sustainable Agriculture
Energy Independence