Scott Walker has said that Obama should call terrorism in the Middle East what it is – radical Islam. A president must speak truth and deal in reality. Scott Walker demonstrates his willingness to defend American citizens against real threats.
Scott Walker has signed Americans for Prosperity’s pledge to oppose a climate tax. Since scientific observations clearly demonstrate that there is no evidence of global warming, Scott Walker has taken the wise position that no tax designed to reduce global warming has any legitimacy.
• As governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker sponsored legislation to support private property rights regarding energy development. It gives voters reason to believe that he might also respect private property rather than engage in social engineering of suburban neighborhoods.
Scott Walker successfully decertified public unions in Wisconsin. This move saved Wisconsin taxpayers almost $3 billion in public sector entitlements. As president he could be expected to strongly resist pressure from unions and from advocates for growth in entitlements.
While in the legislature, Walker advocated strongly for passage of a law requiring an ID to vote. He demonstrates in this way that he respects the difference between the powers of states and the powers of the federal government. This is a valuable qualification for a President of the USA.