This week the House Armed Services Committee will hold its markup for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the annual defense budget bill. This legislation is one of the most important bills that will come through Congress this year, and for this reason, we bring you #7 on the list of reasons to VOTE FOR WALTER JONES ON JUNE 7TH!
#7. As a SENIOR member of the House Armed Services Committee, no one is in a better position than Walter Jones to defend our military installations from realignment and closure. He has successfully fought against BRAC rounds in the past, and can use his seniority to keep the tens of thousands of jobs associated with our military right here in Eastern North Carolina. With so much at stake for our military installations and those who are employed by them, it is crucial to have a member of Congress sitting on the top row, not the bottom of the totem pole.
Walter Jones has a proven record of keeping our military bases open and thriving here in Eastern North Carolina.
Here we are with this week's reason to get out and support Walter Jones on June 7th!
PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU ALREADY VOTED FOR CONGRESSMAN JONES ON MARCH 15TH, YOUR VOTE DID NOT COUNT. Due to current court proceedings regarding the congressional district lines, the primary has been moved and the votes for March 15th did not get counted. With low voter turnout expected on June 7th, we need your vote NOW more than ever!
#8. Walter Jones is a leader in the fight to block amnesty and protect our immigration laws. Walter Jones has a proven record of being dedicated to ending our illegal immigration problems, and is the only member of the NC congressional delegation with an A+ rating from Numbers USA, the leading anti-illegal immigration advocacy group. He has also been named to the U.S. Border Control’s Hall of Fame.
Walter Jones believes strict border security equals strong national security.
With June 7th right around the corner, we are excited to be counting down the weeks to our new primary day! To kick off our second week of the countdown, let's talk about an issue very important to us all - THE SECOND AMENDMENT.
#9. Walter Jones is a staunch defender of our Second Amendment right to bear arms. Congressman Jones has a long history of defending our constitutional right to own fire arms. When many have tried to chip away at our Second Amendment right, Walter Jones has been a consistent voice standing up for law-abiding gun owners, thus earning a consistent A rating from the National Rifle Association.
Walter Jones protects the rights of all those who want to protect themselves.
Back by popular demand, it's the Top Ten Reasons to Vote for Walter Jones on June 7th!! Please tune in every week as we count down to primary day!
In light of Hillary Clinton’s recent comment regarding the unborn, let’s kick things off with Walter’s pro-life stance and legislation.
#10. To Walter Jones, there is nothing more sacred than life and protecting the unborn. As a member of the Pro-Life Caucus with a 100% rating from National Right to Life, Congressman Jones has introduced and supported legislation to defend the unborn. For example, Congressman Jones introduced H. Res. 399, so that the House would consider legislation to protect traditional marriage and prevent taxpayer funding of abortion. He has also supported every piece of legislation to defund Planned Parenthood.
Walter Jones will never stop fighting for those who cannot fight for themselves.
Today, I filed for re-election to represent Eastern North Carolina's Third Congressional District. As a lifelong Eastern North Carolinian, I am excited to continue to stand up for the people and fight tooth and nail against the Washington Establishment.
Our country is facing serious problems, and we don't need another rubber stamp to vote for the bad backroom deals and special interests that got us in this mess in the first place. It has always been my mission to serve, and I look forward to continuing to do what is right for Eastern North Carolina. I hope to see you at the polls on JUNE 7th!