YOU believe the strength of our nation lies with the individual and that each person’s dignity, freedom, ability, and responsibility must be honored.
YOU believe in equal rights, equal justice, and equal opportunity for all, regardless of race, creed, sex, age, or ability.
YOU believe free enterprise and encouraging individual initiative have brought this nation opportunity, economic growth, and prosperity.
YOU believe the government must practice fiscal responsibility and allow individuals to keep more of the money they earn.
YOU believe the proper role of government is to provide for the people only those critical functions that cannot be performed by individuals or private organizations, and that the best government is that which governs least.
YOU believe that the most effective, responsible and responsive government is government closest to the people.
YOU believe Americans must retain the principles that have made us strong while developing new and innovative ideas to meet the challenges of changing times.
YOU believe Americans value and should preserve our national strength and pride while working to extend peace, freedom, and human rights throughout the world.
Finally, YOU believe the Republican Party is the best vehicle for translating these ideals into positive and successful principles of government.
These are the core values and beliefs that formed the basis for the Republican Party.
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