As a member of the NC House, I will oppose wasteful spending and work to lower the tax burden on our citizens. It is important that we balance our budgets in a responsible manner, and keep a close eye on expenditures. We should also remember that allowing working people to keep more of the money they earn will create growth, opportunity, and jobs.
Implement zero-based budgeting.
Enact spending caps legislation to limit the increase in state spending to the rate of population growth and inflation.
Lower the tax burden on people and businesses.
Explore methods to reform the tax code.
Require a three-fifths vote in the NC House and NC Senate to raise taxes.