Why Are We Republicans?

Here are the most commonly cited principles of those who belong to the Republican Party.

  • Our Country is exceptional

  • Constitution should be honored, valued, and upheld

  • Leaders should serve people, not special interests

  • Families and communities should be strong and free from government intrusion

  • Government should be smaller, smarter, and more efficient
  • Institution of traditional marriage is the foundation of society  

  • Health care decisions should be made by us and our doctors

  • Paychecks should not be wasted on poorly run government programs
  • Military must be strong and prepared to defend our shores

  • Culture should respect and protect life

  • Children should never be left in failing schools

  • Veterans should have the best care and opportunities in the world

  • Social programs should help lift people out of poverty

  • America should be energy independent