Jobs and the Economy
As a small business owner, Bart understands what it's like to build a business and create jobs. He will work to encourage job creation, entrepreneurship and investment in Arkansas by supporting lower taxes and a reduced regulatory burden. Bart will make job creation and economic development his top priority in the State Senate.
Taxes and Government Spending
Bart understands firsthand how taxes and regulations can make life difficult for families and small business owners. As your State Senator, he will focus on freeing families and businesses from excessive taxation, government spending, and regulation, so that we can continue to make Arkansas a great place to live, work, and build a business. Bart has signed the No Tax Pledge and will not raise your taxes.
Bart believes that decisions should be made by parents and teachers at the local level and not by bureaucrats in Little Rock.
Bart opposes the federal takeover of healthcare and will fight against the implementation of 'Obamacare' in Arkansas.
Protecting the Unborn
Bart believes that life begins at conception and is strongly pro-life. He believes that all humans deserve the protection of the law no matter what size, age or degree of dependency. He will sponsor and support pro-life legislation.
As a gun owner and hunter, Bart is a strong supporter of the 2nd amendment. He is a member of the National Rifle Association.