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Mike Sen 2Conservative Record

Mike Bishop is a life-long conservative leader with the record to prove it. Mike Bishop has led by supporting: more than $1billion in budget cuts, lower taxes, right-to-work, part-time legislature, reduced pay for public officials, 2nd amendment rights including co-sponsoring ‘shall carry’ CPL laws; pro-life legislation including a 100% pro-life record. Mike Bishop received the MIRS most conservative legislator of the year award notwithstanding being Majority Leader.

Mike Bishop stood up to Jennifer Granholm, and will stand up to President Obama. If you are looking for a conservative leader, Mike Bishop is the right choice.

Record of Cutting Government Spending and lowering taxes

As a conservative leader had a record of putting forth more than $1 billion in cuts and fought for lower taxes in Michigan. Mike Bishop received a 100% rating from the Michigan Chamber of Commerce.

Jobs and Economy

Strengthening our nation’s economy is the top priority for Mike. The Obama administration has used the tax code, overregulation, and red tape to stifle job growth and stall our economy. Mike Bishop will help develop policies that will promote job growth and jumpstart our economy

Repeal Obamacare

Mike Bishop has fought against Obamacare from the start. Mike Bishop will vigorously fight against Obamacare.

2nd Amendment

Supporting our 2nd amendment right to bear arms, Mike Bishop championed right-to-carry legislation, received A/A+ rating from NRA and is personally a gun owner with a CPL.

Immigration

Mike Bishop knows that we must secure our borders. Mike is opposed to any amnesty and believes that those wishing to enter this nation as citizens must follow our laws.  We are a nation of immigrants, but we are also a nation of laws.

Pro-Life

Mike Bishop has received multiple Right to Life endorsements and has a 100% Pro-life record.

Supports a Part-time Legislature

Since 1999, Mike Bishop has led the fight to make Michigan’s legislature a part-time legislature. Mike sponsored legislative action several times throughout the years when he was in the legislature to enact a part-time legislature. Mike believes that the legislature would be best served being a citizen-driven part-time legislature.

Right to Work

Mike Bishop was one of the first elected officials in Michigan to publicly call for Right-to-work. In 2007, Mike Bishop publicly called for Michigan to become a right-to-work state.

Cutting elected officials’ salaries

As a legislator, Mike Bishop sponsored legislation to cut public official salaries, including his own as a Senator.

100% Attendance Record Fighting for Conservative Principles

Mike Bishop never missed a vote in all his years as a state legislator and has a 100% attendance record. He is a principled conservative who has fought for us.

National Defense

The federal government’s number one responsibility is to provide a national defense, and we need leaders in Congress that will stand up for those men and woman who put their lives on the line every day to defend our freedom. Mike has and remains committed to being a voice of our armed forces.