Craig McMichael - Candidate For US Congress - Texas District 8

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Craig McMichael - Candidate For US Congress - Texas District 8
First Name: 
Craig
Last Name: 
McMichael
Biography: 

A loving husband, father, Christian, and former Marine Sergeant needs your vote for congress. During his three combat tours and more than ten years of service Craig McMichael learned, saw, and came to terms with the privilege it is to be an American. After Craig left the Marine Corps, he thought he had completed his service for his country, but now after years of watching our government flounder in debt, Craig has heard that call to service once again. This time he isn’t fighting against foreign threats, he is fighting against the established bureaucracy that permeates our political system. His goal is to allow you, the voters, to take ownership of your country back.
After graduating from Oak Ridge High School he followed in his Father’s footsteps and enlisted in the Marine Corps. His ten years of service included two tours in Iraq and a tour in Afghanistan. Craig’s Marine Corps accomplishments include:
• Three Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal
• Two Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals
• Three sea service Deployment Ribbons
• Iraq Campaign Medal
• Afghanistan Campaign Medal
• Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
• Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
• Korean Defense Service Medal
• Two Humanitarian Service Medal
• Two National Defense Service Medal
• Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendations
• Three Navy Meritorious Unit Commendations
• Navy Unit Commendation
Following his honorable discharge from the Marines, Craig returned home to Houston where he met his wife, Penny. Today Craig lives in Houston with his wife and three sons. Craig has heard his call to service, but he needs your help getting there. Please take the time to look around the rest of the website and sign up for our newsletter. We look forward to meeting you at an event, or hearing from you soon.

Party Affiliation: 
Republican
Contact Info
Address: 
McMichael For Congress
594 Sawdust Road #168
The Woodlands, TX 77380
Survey Responses
Survey Title Survey Responses
Survey - Texas US Congress & Senate Races
AGREE - A) Tighten loopholes in IRCA federal code to promote lawful hiring practices and protect American workers.
AGREE - B) Support local efforts to supplement the enforcement of existing immigration laws where permitted by US Supreme Court rulings.
AGREE - C) Support an effort to make illegal entry into the USA a felony.
AGREE - D) Eliminate the practice of automatic citizenship to unauthorized aliens who give birth on American soil.
AGREE - E) Promote tax breaks to businesses that hire lawful employees and penalties for those found to be hiring illegal aliens.
SEE RESPONSE - F) Strategies for overcoming DHS refusal to enforce our immigration laws (open-ended response).
AGREE - G) Support English-only official documents issued by the Federal government.
AGREE - H) Eliminate federal grants and subsidies for sanctuary cities.
AGREE - I) Support eliminating dangerous and untracked candidates for legal entry into the USA from terrorist-sponsoring nations while providing relief for those suffering under Christian persecution.
DISAGREE - J) Support legal redress for those victims of identity theft as a result of businesses that fail to practice due diligence in vetting their employees through electronic verification.