That government exists to protect the freedom of opportunity in which each individual's creative ability can flourish. That government activities should be limited to those things which people cannot do at all, or cannot do so well themselves. That the most effective government is government closest to the people.That those who cannot provide for themselves would be assisted by both government and society, but that every effort should be made to help them become self-supporting, productive citizens with pride in their independence.
That the preservation of our Nation and the security of our citizens depend on the Constitution, the laws and courts, and that respect for them is the responsibility of every individual.That government is responsible for national defense and that only a strong America can remain a free America. That it is absolutely essential to maintain a strong national defense posture in order that we may at all times negotiate from a position of strength, not weakness, in our continuing efforts toward world peace and friendship.
That the government is accountable for maintaining sound money and responsible economy. Individual rights, liberties and properties are continually eroded when citizens are oppressed by executive taxation, inflation, government waste and over-regulation.