Browsing All posts tagged under »Conservative Politics«

Misinformation And Misdirection

July 19, 2021 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ Conservatives need to stop being so defensive. They need to start saying to the left, “You’re the insurrections, and here’s why According to Joe Biden, the demonstration at the Capitol Building on January 6th was the worst event since the Civil War, and maybe even worse. Well, since the administration is […]

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, […]

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 […]

Trump Touts Education, Economic Opportunities For Hispanics

July 10, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday creating a program aimed at improving Hispanic Americans’ access to education and economic opportunities. “We will expand our efforts across all of the federal government to create educational and economic opportunity for Hispanic Americans,” Trump said to applause in the Rose Garden, describing […]

Pompeo: On World Stage, Trump Has Achieved What Critics Said He Never Could

February 29, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo touted the Trump administration’s strong defense of religious liberty around the world Friday, while saying the president defies critics with achievements over “foreign policy built on fantasy.” Pompeo, speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference, said religious freedom is among American values promoted abroad by President […]

Conservatives On Why ‘America First’ Doesn’t Mean ‘America Alone’

March 2, 2019 by

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By Courtney Joyner ~ Does the slogan “America first” also mean “America alone?” That was the question asked Friday during the Conservative Political Action Conference, following President Donald Trump’s second summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Among panelists discussing Trump’s “America first” foreign policy were Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, a member of the […]

The Can’t Do Republicans

April 29, 2018 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ Back in ‘92, the late Paul Weyrich and I held a press conference during the Republican National Convention to make two announcements. First, we were endorsing George Bush 41’s re-election. Second, we’d just made the most meaningless endorsement in history. He had so thoroughly bungled his first term […]

Trump Defends The West

July 8, 2017 by

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By Lee Edwards ~ There is something about a crisis and a foreign venue that brings out the best in an American president. In June 1963, when the Berlin Wall seemed permanent and the Iron Curtain impenetrable, President John F. Kennedy traveled to West Berlin to reassure the captive peoples of Eastern and Central Europe […]

The Smell Of Rot At The Young Liberals Ball

June 28, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Background from TonyfromOz: The Liberal Party of Australia is the major political party from the Conservative side of the political divide here in Australia. The Liberal Party was founded in 1945, and led at the start by that giant of Australian politics Robert Menzies who served as Prime Minister of Australia […]

Heavily Funded Democrat Falls Short As Georgia House Seat Stays Republican

June 21, 2017 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ Republican Karen Handel soundly defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff in Tuesday’s closely watched, historically expensive race for the congressional seat once held by GOP superstar Newt Gingrich. Handel, 55, a businesswoman who was Georgia’s secretary of state, had 127,021 votes or 53 percent with 99 percent of precincts reporting. Ossoff, 30, a documentary filmmaker and former […]

UK Politics – Theresa May Slowly Losing Her Huge Lead

May 31, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ All too often, Australian Prime Ministers have called  early elections and lost huge leads over a long campaign. Now Britain’s Theresa May is shredding her authority: Labour continue to narrow the gap on the Conservatives with one new poll putting Theresa May’s lead down to six points… At the start of the campaign […]

Trump Calls For Middle East To ‘Take The Lead’ In Fighting Terrorism

May 22, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Near the birthplace of Islam, President Donald Trump called for an alliance of Muslim-Arab nations to combat Islamic terrorism in his first major international address. “Our goal is a coalition of nations who share the aim of stamping out extremism and providing our children a hopeful future that does honor to […]

Record Lead For British Conservatives

May 9, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Attention to the Liberal Party in Australia. In Britain, Prime Minister Theresa May showed leadership and shifted the Conservatives to the Right. Now, a month before the election, she has the biggest poll lead ever recorded: British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party has opened up a 22-point lead over the […]

In Britain, Conservatives Seek A Mandate From Voters

April 19, 2017 by

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By Ted R. Bromund, Ph.D ~ On Tuesday, British Prime Minister Theresa May shocked Britain by calling for an early general election, which will be held on June 8. This election will decide the fate of her government and Brexit. In many ways, May’s decision to “go to the country”—British slang for calling an election—is […]

Holland Moves Right

March 17, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The (Australian) ABC spins the Dutch election result: “Voters in the Netherlands … have turned their back on the anti-establishment populist candidate Geert Wilders.” In fact: Wilders (pictured) increased his seats from 15 to an expected 20. Prime Minister Mark Rutte, of the centre right VVD, won the post seats 33, […]

Climate Change ‘Lunacy’ Called A Gift To Conservatives

February 24, 2017 by

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By Kevin Mooney ~ For conservatives, the “lunacy,” “wrongness,” and “criminality” of climate change theories is the gift that keeps on giving, the executive editor of the London branch of Breitbart News Service said Thursday during a panel discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Three major strands characterize the climate change movement, James Delingpole […]

“The Trump Effect”

February 22, 2017 by

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By Edward Cline ~ It’s so refreshing to report some tentatively good news for once. I left this comment on a Gatestone column of January 22nd, 2017, “Trump Fires Up Europe’s Anti-Establishment Movement“: I am encouraged and heartened by the sentiments reported in this column. I would really like to visit Europe again someday. But […]

Marine Le Pen – France’s Trump Rises

February 7, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ France may elect its own Donald Trump. National Front leader Marine Le Pen says, like him, that she’d slash migration and expel all illegal migrants: France’s far-right party leader Marine Le Pen (pictured) on Sunday told thousands of flag-waving supporters chanting “This is our country!” that she alone could protect them […]

Theresa May Shows Australian Prime Minister Turnbull How To Deal With President Trump

January 28, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is slow to adjust to Donald Trump’s win. But he should learn three things from this video of Trump’s presser with British PM Theresa May. First, Trump can charm even the usually viciously hostile media. And here is a clue from Trump: “I’m not as […]

NYT Hits Pence As ‘Proudly Out Of Sync,’ Known For ‘Offending Gays,’ Could Be A ‘Dangerous Anachronism’

July 16, 2016 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times reporters Michael Barbaro and Monica Davey portrayed Donald Trump’s socially conservative vice presidential running mate as a potentially “dangerous anachronism” in Friday’s “Mike Pence: A Conservative Proudly Out of Sync With His Times.” It’s all a piece with the mainstream media’s double standard in ideological labeling of the […]

Donald Trump Leads A Revolt Against The Elites

May 5, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Unbelievable. Donald Trump will be the Republican candidate for U.S. President — something nobody but voters wanted. Trump sealed that deal yesterday when he smashed Ted Cruz in the Indiana primary. His victory is an astonishing revolt against the political and media class, and even against his own party. It’s a […]

Formerly Conservative Writer Foresees ‘Gradual Replacement Of Buckley-Goldwater-Reagan Conservatism’

March 14, 2016 by

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By Tom Johnson ~ Writer Michael Lind thinks that movement conservatives are becoming a minor force in American politics, supplanted less by liberal Democrats than by what might be called Trump Republicans. In a Wednesday article for Politico, Lind (pictured) contended that growing “populist discontent” is bringing about “the gradual replacement of Buckley-Goldwater-Reagan conservatism by […]

Requiem For The Republic Or Revolution?

October 31, 2015 by

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By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves – Abraham Lincoln Previously I thought, albeit a long shot, it could be possible to work within the current political-media system to affect positive change for the benefit […]