To seek out, designate, and secure the election of qualified candidates for public office at the State, and Local level of government. The Republican Party believes in the ability of each individual to solve his or her own problems with minimal interference by government, and it supports sound fiscal policies which will provide opportunities for all citizens.
The Republican Party is, as it always has been, open to all interested persons and offers to them equal opportunities of participation without regard to race, color, creed, sex or national origin. The Party encourages full voter participation, and supports the broadest possible membership registration.
The Republican Party believes in a fully informed membership and a fully informed citizenry; for it is only when all people completely know and understand our goals that we will be able to achieve them.
The Republican Party rules of operation are designed to offer all members equal opportunity to take part in party affairs, to run for public or for party office, and to serve as delegates to party conventions.