6 Principles to "Check"
1. Less Government
Does the bill tend to reduce government regulations,
size of government, eliminate entitlements, or
2. Lower Taxes
Does the bill promote individual responsibility in
spending, or reduce taxes or fees?
3. Personal Responsibility
Does the bill encourage responsible behavior by
individuals and families and encourage them to provide
for their own health, safety, education, moral
fortitude, or general welfare?
4. Individual Freedom
Does the bill increase opportunities for individuals or
families to decide, without hindrance or coercion from
government, how to conduct their own lives and make
5. Stronger Families
Does the bill enhance the traditional American family
and its power to rear children without excessive
interference from the government?
6. Domestic Tranquility, National Defense
Does the bill enhance American security without unduly
burdening civil liberty?