Friends of Roy
Moore (exploratory committee)
April 18, 2011
Why I am forming an Exploratory
Today our Country is in a moral, economic, and Constitutional crisis
threatens our future and that of our children and grandchildren.
institutions of family, faith, and freedom are under assault, and our
leadership is divided by petty party politics and a special interest
agenda. People are tired of politicians who say one thing running
office and then do something else once elected! They deserve
dedicated to principle - not the power of incumbency.
Kayla and I have been married for over 25 years and are the proud
four children and three grandchildren. As a husband, father, and
grandfather, I am concerned about the destruction of the family and
which was defined as the union for life of one man and one woman in the
estate of matrimony by the United States Supreme Court in
support the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) passed by Congress in
also believe in the right to life for all persons to include the most
within the womb, the unborn child.
The American people want and deserve jobs and the return of
our land, a return to a time when "Made in America" really meant
something. Unfair free trade agreements have resulted in an
trade and a weakened economy. Government bureaucracy, increasing
taxation, and wasteful spending must be stopped, and a viable
our present tax system must be explored. Both the flat tax and
the fair tax
offer significant advantages to our current tax system.
Our Constitution is the best form of government ever envisioned by
Separation of powers between the branches of government, and checks and
balances prevent the accumulation of power in any one branch of federal
government, and those powers given the federal government were
enumerated. Most powers were left to the states. Federal
is out of control! I believe we need to return to a smaller
and increased right of states to govern its citizens. I would
10th Amendment and encourage competition between the states in
health care, and other matters which concern the health, safety, and
its citizens. Competition and a free enterprise system will solve
problems which exist in our country.
As a former prosecuting attorney, Judge, and Chief Justice of the
Supreme Court, I am acutely aware of the blatant disregard for the
States Constitution by some courts and judges, who rule more by their
and opinions than by the law they are sworn to uphold. As
will make an informed judgment on appointments to the federal courts
United States Supreme Court, upon which the rights and freedoms we
as our freedom of religious worship and the right to keep and bear
I am a graduate of West Point and former commander of a military police
during the war. The slow and certain deterioration of our
its use around the world as a police power without approval of the U.
Congress, as provided by the Constitution, is concerning to me.
while our own borders remain open and unsecured, against the law.
served as a military officer in Europe, Southeast Asia, and throughout
continental United States,
I understand the need for a strong military defense. I believe
homosexuality is incompatible with the military mission and will only
further weaken our defense capability. As President and Commander
Chief, I would be more than able to lead the Armed Forces of our
Why do I seek the office of President of the United States of
Because I believe in America
and in the American people. We can again be ONE NATION UNDER GOD
liberty and justice for all and bring a real, positive change to our
government. Together, we shall become as former President Ronald
so often remarked, a "shining city on a hill."
Duty, Honor, and Country,
Roy S. Moore
Friends of Roy Moore
P.O. Box 13003
Pensacola, Florida 32591