What is a Republican?


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Assuming a person has reached the age where he or she can vote, a Republican is simply a person who is registered to vote in the Republican Party. If a person has not yet reached voting age, he or she can identify with the republican Party by supporting it and by accepting its overall philosophy. If you are not registered to vote in the Republican party, please take our short quiz to see if you think like a Republican.  


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Would you like to see our national borders closed to immigrants entering the United States without permission?
Do you believe the federal income tax is too high?
Do you believe a family should be able to own a gun in order to be able to protect itself from criminals or terrorists?
Do you agree that the United States should provide economic and military assistance to Israel?
Do you believe scientists are correct in stating that life begins at conception?
Do you believe the United States should strengthen our military given international conditions and events?
Do you believe that a free market economic system works better than socialism?
Do you believe that America’s hospitals should remain in private ownership as opposed to being taken over by the federal government?
Do you believe that releasing known terrorists from Guantanamo Prison to the custody of Muslim counties located in the Middle East is a mistake?
Do you believe the rights of mankind come from God and not from the generosity of government?
Do you believe it is impossible for a nation to spend itself into prosperity?
Do you believe the best government is most local to the people?
Do you believe federal spending should be limited by what is permitted by the United States Constitution?
Do you believe federal laws should be limited by what is permitted by the United States Constitution?
Do you believe the government’s role should be to reward and not punish success?
Do you believe in equal opportunity, not the government’s enforcement of equal outcomes?
Do you believe any government powerful enough to give you everything is powerful enough to take everything you have?
Do you want the government to stay out of your personal life to the maximum extent possible?
Do you believe every adult citizen should pay a share of the tax burden?
Do you believe in equal rights, equal justice, and equal opportunity for all citizens?
Do you believe that hard work is one of the greatest means for providing family security?
Do you believe in the United States Constitution including the Second Amendment?

If you answered “yes” to at least 12 of the 22 questions, you think more like a Republican than a Democrat. If you answered “yes” to at least 15 of the 22 questions, you definitely belong in the Republican Party. If you voted “yes” to all of the 22 questions, you are undoubtedly a Republican.




"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."

Edmund Burke


"I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something, and I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do."

Edward Everett Hale