Greg Cates is a devoted husband and father of five children. He has been faithfully serving the citizens of Pocatello as a Police Officer for the last 14 years. He is currently assigned to the Patrol Divison.
Greg previously worked for 2 years as a Bail Enforcement Agent, chasing fugitives around the country. He also owned and operated a large private investigation firm for 18 years, where he specialized in law enforcement background investigations and conducted surveillance operations throughout the US and Canada.
He was raised on the principals of God, family, and country. Greg believes in traditional American values - hard work, individual freedoms, limited government, the rule of law, free markets, and fiscal responsibility. He's a conservative, freedom-loving patriot. He's also a tax-paying citizen, just like you.
Greg believes the role of government is to protect the rights of the people, not run their lives, and that everything the government does should aim to strengthen and enhance our liberties.
He understands that government is oftentimes the greatest obstacle to the progress and prosperity of the people. He believes we need to limit the size of government and give the power back to the people.