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WashPost Opinion Shocker: Tumulty Admits ‘What The House GOP Rebels Were Right About’

January 13, 2023 by

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By Tim Graham ~ After a week of leftist-media hazing about a “hard right” faction holding Kevin McCarthy’s bid for House Speaker “hostage,” it’s a breath of fresh air to find Washington Post columnist (and Deputy Opinion Editor) Karen Tumulty acknowledging that there were principled reasons to negotiate in a piece entitled “What the House […]

House Republicans Call For Ban On Big Tech Private Funding Of Election Administration

January 11, 2023 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Some House Republicans are urging federal action to bar private money from bankrolling election administration after a Big Tech-aligned group that made controversial grants in 2020 is issuing another round of grants aimed at the 2024 elections. “Private money has no place in public election infrastructure,” Rep. Jim Banks, R-Ind., told […]

What’s Really Embarrassing

January 8, 2023 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ I’m willing to debate any Democrat any time over who in Washington is embarrassing the country. Rep. Kat Cammack of Florida really annoyed Democrats Wednesday. During a speech nominating Kevin McCarthy for speaker of the House, she looked over at House Democrats and referred to how much they were enjoying all […]

Republicans About To Willingly Give Up Their Oversight Leverage Over Biden

December 20, 2022 by

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By Rob Bluey ~ In just two weeks, Republicans will control the U.S. House of Representatives. They’ll be able to conduct oversight of the Biden administration that’s badly needed after two years of unified Democrat government. And yet, even before Republicans get the gavel, they are about to give up their leverage to hold the […]

Donald Trump Announces He Will Run For President Again

November 16, 2022 by

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By Mary Margaret Olohan ~ Donald Trump announced Tuesday that he will again attempt to become president of the United States. “Together we will be taking on the most corrupt forces and entrenched interests imaginable,” Trump said Tuesday evening. “Our country is in a horrible state. We for grave trouble.” The 76-year-old former president made […]

What You Need To Know About GOP Leadership Elections

November 15, 2022 by

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By Samantha Aschieris ~ Republican lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives are set to hold leadership elections Tuesday, despite conservative leaders calling for a delay in the elections given how many House races remain undecided. Here are four positions members will vote on as they prepare for the next Congress. 1. Speaker of the […]

BREAKING: Ron DeSantis Wins Reelection In Florida

November 9, 2022 by

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By Tyler O’Neil ~ Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis will win reelection, The Associated Press, The New York Times, and Fox News projected. It remains to be seen how large his margin of victory will be but with nearly 80% reporting, DeSantis leads with more than 16 points and more than 1 million votes, 57.96% […]

Post-Pandemic Job Recovery Paints A Favorable Picture For Republicans, Report Finds

September 19, 2022 by

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By Gillian Richards ~ The Republican National Committee released a report this Friday showing that Republican-led states have led the way in creating new jobs and lowering unemployment since the COVID-19 outbreak. Using new Department of Labor data, the committee found that in August, 9 out of the 10 states leading the way in job […]

Governors Against Open Borders

September 18, 2022 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ Abbott, DeSantis and Ducey have been sending illegal aliens to D.C., New York City, Chicago and other so-called “sanctuary cities.” We’ve all been cheering the efforts of Governors Doug Ducey (AZ), Greg Abbott (TX) and Ron DeSantis (FL) to push back against the open border policies of the Biden/Harris Administration. It […]

NY Times Paints Gov. DeSantis As Right-Wing Strongman, ‘Crush[ing] Adversaries’

September 17, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Another day, another Ron DeSantis hit piece in a major newspaper. “Is Ron DeSantis the Future of the Republican Party?” by New York Times reporter Matt Flegenheimer is set to appear in the September 18 Sunday Magazine, posing the question: Will Florida’s governor throw his hat in the ring for president, […]

DeSantis Touts Florida’s Successes, Paints Stark Contrast With Blue States

September 14, 2022 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ MIAMI—Florida has become a “refuge of sanity in a world gone mad.” That was the assessment of Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., in remarks Saturday evening at the third National Conservatism Conference here in Miami. DeSantis’ speech focused on the core theme of how Florida has become a bastion of liberty—a refuge […]

RIP Orrin Hatch

April 28, 2022 by

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Douglas Andrews ~ In an age of ever-increasing partisanship, one senator had a remarkable ability to work across the aisle without compromising his conservative principles. ~ Orrin Grant Hatch, who died Saturday at age 88, played the piano, the organ, and the violin, and something about him so inspired Frank Zappa that he once recorded […]

Great Pride In Being Mexican American In Texas

April 6, 2022 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ Leftists rub their eyes in disbelief because all the polls tell them that Latino voters are beginning to shift significantly to the right. And there is a survey that tells us why this is happening, at least in Texas. In fact, the large Mexican American population of this state loves their country—that is to […]

In Depth: Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Soft Spot for Drug Dealers, Pedophiles and Terrorists

April 4, 2022 by

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By Paul Sperry, “Justice demands this result.” That’s what Ketanji Brown Jackson said in 2011 after the U.S. Sentencing  Commission knocked as much as three years off the prison terms of crack-cocaine convicts. As vice chair of the commission, Jackson believed the nation’s drug laws were overly harsh and especially “unfair” to blacks. A month […]

Will You Defend America Against Invasion?

March 15, 2022 by

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Douglas Andrews    ~ The results of a recent survey say a lot about the politics of those who’ll fight versus those who’ll take flight. ~ Rarely, as far as we can recall, have the traits of honesty and cowardice been so tellingly conjoined as they were for the pollsters at Quinnipiac, who recently asked […]

NY Times Front Still In Texas-Sized Freakout Mode: ‘Can Texas Turn Further Right?’

July 19, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ A front-page New York Times story Saturday by Reid Epstein managed to pack in 18 hostile ideological labels into an 1,800-word story on a sadly familiar theme at the paper — how far Texas is hurdling to “the right” politically under GOP control — in “Can Texas Turn Further Right? Top […]

Florida’s DeSantis: America’s Great Right Hope

July 10, 2021 by

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By Deroy Murdock ~ Democratic Govs. Andrew Cuomo of New York, Gavin Newsom of California, and Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan shatter everything they touch. Ron DeSantis, conversely, seems to get everything right. The Florida Republican has emerged as America’s governor. “We’re standing with our folks. We’re going to do the right thing. We leaned into it, […]

An Impeachment Farce

January 17, 2021 by

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DOUGLAS ANDREWS   ~ Nancy Pelosi and her fellow Democrats may have got what they wanted, but they’ve further divided the country and made impeachment meaningless. We’ve said it before, but it bears repeating: The Left destroys everything it touches. It’s true. You name it, and, as Dennis Prager astutely observes, the Left has likely ruined it: […]

Why Conservatives Of All Stripes Must Unite In 2021

January 4, 2021 by

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By Kay C. James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ After 2020—a year with a deadly pandemic, a crushing economic shutdown, brutal riots, and a contested presidential election—it often feels as though things can’t get any worse. Yet, the political left sees these very moments when the American people are overwhelmed and exhausted as opportunities […]

A Colossal Embarrassment

November 16, 2020 by

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Gary Bauer  ~ Under the criteria we have used to judge other countries, we have not met our own obligation for free and fair elections. For decades, the United States has pressured former rogue nations that want to be taken seriously by telling them, “You must have fair and transparent elections. That is how you […]

A Republic — If You Can Keep It

November 10, 2020 by

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Doing so will require that conservatives become as involved as devoted leftists. ~ By John J. Bastiat  ~ According to American lore, a woman asked Founding Father Benjamin Franklin, who had just adjourned from the Constitutional Convention, what sort of government the august body had just created. His answer was blunt, accurate, and cautionary: “A […]

White House Hangs in the Ballots

November 9, 2020 by

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There is a process for close and uncertain elections, and we need to let the process work. ~ TONY PERKINS   ~ If you want to feel better about the election, here’s an idea: turn off the news! We’ve become so conditioned to listen to the media in situations like this, thinking only they can […]

Sports Figures Backing Trump Leaves USA Today’s Brennan In Full Meltdown Mode

November 1, 2020 by

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By Jay Maxson ~ President Donald Trump is gaining support from MMA fighters and legendary sports figures, causing consternation for USA Today, which was none too pleased about this development. Jack Nicklaus and Brett Favre made headlines this week for lending their support to the president, golfer Bryson DeChambeau is a Trumper and Politico featured […]

Pelosi’s Post-Election Plot

October 2, 2020 by

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The House speaker knows state delegations may well determine the outcome.  ~ Gary Bauer · ~ Speaker Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to her caucus over the weekend. She warned of the possibility that the results of the presidential election could be seriously contested and that the Electoral College may not be able to determine […]