McHenry County GOP Pillars
Freedoms guaranteed under the Constitution are personal, civil, and political rights of the people, and shall not be infringed.
LIFE, LIBERTY & THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS
"We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness." ~Thomas Jefferson
He who lives in free market societies believes that growth and prosperity, and ultimately human fulfillment are created from the bottom up, not the government down." ~ Ronald Reagan
THE RIGHT TO PROTECT YOURSELF & OTHERS
This God-given right enables Americans to exercise their Constitutional authority for self-defense to protect their homes, loved ones, and communities.
"The group consisting of mother, father and child is the main educational agency of mankind." ~Martin Luther King, Jr.
We believe in the fundamental rights to life of unborn children, and that life continues until natural death.
We encourage legal immigration that would strengthen the fabric of America, contribute to its workforce, and inspire a path to naturalized citizenship.
DECREASED GOVERNMENT BUREAUCRACY
Return power to the people by limiting government bureaucracy, thereby decreasing its size and authority, while federal and state legislative branches, and local boards and councils execute their Constitutionally designated responsibilities.
Education shall be choice-based, with parent-driven accountability at every stage of schooling.
LAW & JUSTICE
Every human life matters, and the public's trust in the equal and sure application of law enforcement, civil order, and the rule of law is essential to a successful society.