The biggest threat to the American dream is Washington’s $17 trillion debt. We can preserve Social Security and Medicare for the next generation and still enact thoughtful reforms to our nation’s entitlement structure to reduce our national debt.
The simple, but powerful axiom, “Peace through strength,” has kept America the leader of the free world. I will continue to support a robust military and make sure our soldiers have the tools they need to do their jobs and come home safe.
Premiums are climbing, paychecks are falling, employers are cutting hours and thousands of Hoosier families are losing their insurance. Americans have a right to be frustrated with Obamacare because it’s not what we were promised. More delays will only prolong the pain.
Many families are struggling to make ends meet, but widespread fraud and abuse in welfare programs has caused needed dollars to miss those who need them the most. American taxpayers can’t afford to pay for inefficient government programs while they struggle to pay their own bills.
It’s time to re-think our education system. Every student should have access to quality education, regardless of their economic circumstances or zip code. Having more school choices and encouraging parental involvement are proven ways to make sure students succeed.
The Second Amendment to the US Constitution has been under attack for decades. As a member of the NRA with a lifetime A rating, I have defended our right to bear arms by co-authoring the present Lifetime Handgun Permit law in Indiana and supporting pro-2nd Amendment legislation.
I am strongly pro-life. I believe that any woman facing an unplanned pregnancy, is facing a crisis and needs support, not judgment or condemnation. I believe life begins at conception and that it is worth defending.
Our nation’s strength is grounded in the values Hoosiers lie out each day, but our rights to personal conviction and faith are under assault. As a husband,father, and legislator, I boldly bring our Hosier values to the center of the debates in Washington.
Marlin Stutzman is a fourth-generation farmer who grew up on a farm in Howe, Indiana. Marlin ran for Congress to change business as usual, and since arriving he has created an unparalleled conservative record. Now a conservative candidate for U.S Senate, Marlin’s values of faith, family, and freedom haven’t changed and his record of action proves it.