Gary, Johnson, a former Governor of New Mexico, is running for President as a Libertarian. Johnson claims to be a social liberal and fiscal conservative. Johnson hopes to win enough votes to prevent any other candidate from winning a majority. If that did happen, Johnson hopes the House of Representatives would choose him. What does Johnson support? This information is found on Johnson’s web site.
By the time Barack Obama leaves office, the national debt will be $20 TRILLION. That is not just obscene, it is unsustainable — and arguably the single greatest threat to our national security.
Today’s federal tax code does all the wrong things. It penalizes productivity, savings and investment, while rewarding inefficiency and designating winners and losers according to political whim.
Americans are increasingly frustrated, even angry, that — regardless of which political party is in control — nothing really changes in Washington, DC.
During the 2012 campaign, Gary Johnson was lauded for having the best “job creation” record of all the former governors running for President.
When you ask Americans today what the greatest threat to their individual liberties is, far too often the response is: “The government”. That is simply unacceptable in a nation that was literally founded on the notion of liberty.
Foreign Policy and National Defense
The objective of both our foreign policy and our military should be straightforward: To protect us from harm and to allow the exercise of our freedoms.
Having served as Governor of a border state, Gary Johnson understands immigration. He understands that a robust flow of labor, regulated not by politics, but by the marketplace, is essential.
Criminal Justice Reform
How is it that the United States, the land of the free, has one of the highest incarceration rates in the world?
Internet Freedom and Security
Gary Johnson has often said, “There is nothing wrong with the Internet that I want the government to fix.”
The environment is a precious gift and needs to be protected.
Governor Gary Johnson was one of the first governors in the nation to propose and advocate a universally available program of school choice.
Gary Johnson has the utmost respect for the deeply-held convictions of those on both sides of the abortion issue. It is an intensely personal question, and one that government is ill-equipped to answer.
War on Drugs
The Johnson/Weld team supports the legalization of marijuana and believes each state should have the right to legalize and regulate it, as is the case with alcohol.
Some of Johnson’s libertarian views seem silly–some individuals and organizations might benefit from a small, weak Federal Government, but there is no reason to believe the general public would. Would you vote for Johnson? Check this out:
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