I am a Republican Because


I believe the strength of our nation lies with the individual and that each person's dignity, freedom, ability and responsibility must be honored.


I believe in equal rights, equal justice and equal opportunity for all, regardless of race, creed, sex, age or disability.


I believe free enterprise and encouraging individual initiative have brought this nation opportunity, economic growth and prosperity


I believe government must practice fiscal responsibility and allow individuals to keep more of the money they earn.


I 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.


I believe the most effective, responsible and responsive government is government closest to the people.


I believe Americans must retain the principles that have made us strong while developing new and innovative ideas to meet the changes of changing times.

About Texas & Bell County

  • Texas has an area of 268,579 square miles and is ranked 2nd in size behind Alaska

  • Texas has a population of 27,469,114 and is ranked 2nd in population behind California

  • Bell County has an area of 1,088 square miles with 3.4% (37 square miles) of its area as water

  • Bell County has a population of 347,833 (as of 2017)

  • Congressional districts in Bell County:  11th and 31st