More individual liberty; smaller, more localized government; and global leadership through peace and trade.I would make the recommendation to the Democrats but that party has gone off the deep end. They are vehemently opposed to what would be required for these principles. A fourth principle would be obliteration of anyone who attacks us, but neither of the two major parties seems to have a problem waging war. They just argue about when and where in order to score political points.
A new, simple political platform
Here's my recommendation for a new platform for the GOP. The Libertarians mostly get this already. First principles: