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Foreign Policy

A free trade America would be stronger, richer, more competitive, less vulnerable, and infinitely less complicated. Furthermore a free trade America would send a strong signal around the world - tariffs are for losers.

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Defense

We need a strong defense department to protect our homeland security from those who would do us harm. What we have, however, is an offensive military designed to fight wars all over the world. None of these foreign wars have made America safer for Americans.

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Budget

Second - reduce the national debt, which right now stands at over $20 trillion.

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Budget

First - balance the Federal budget.

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Fourth - every bill in Congress can only deal with one subject. No more tanks and fighter planes added to a Coronavirus stimulus package, for instance.

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Second - an automatic 10 year sunset clause on every spending bill. This gives an idea 10 years to prove its worth, after which it will only continue if it is re-authorized.

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Third - Congress should be required to read every bill before voting on it. Right now nobody in Congress reads anything they are voting on.

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First - no bill in Congress should be longer than five pages.

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Fifth - Every regulation must be written and passed by Congress, not administrative agencies.

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Drug Policy

Legalizing all drugs is the only possible way to reduce the harm they cause.

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Economy

Third - abolish the Federal Reserve.

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