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Despite Efforts From LGBT Group, GOP Platform Retains Social Conservative Tenets

July 19, 2016 by


By Philip Wegmann ~ CLEVELAND—A dramatic effort to change the GOP’s stance on LGBT issues ended with a whimper Monday as the Republican National Convention kicked off officially. The document, adopted Monday on the floor of Quicken Loans Arena, codifies the traditional definition of marriage and denounces the administration’s school bathroom directive. “It’s the most […]

Eastwood’s ‘Empty Chair’ Speech Gets Under Big Labor’s Skin, Provokes Violent Reaction

September 4, 2012 by


By Tom Blumer ~ The Politico, in its report on what turned out to be the center-right’s “Empty Chair Day,” covered the reaction of one prominent member of organized labor to Clint Eastwood’s supposedly horrible (if you believe leftist pundits) speech at the Republican National Convention. If it was really that awful, they would be […]

John McCain – My Choice: Governor Sarah Palin

August 29, 2008 by


Sarah Palin is a trailblazer, a reformer & first female governor of Alaska. She has been a tireless advocate for ethics reform & reformed the state's energy industry. She rejects wasteful pork barrel spending. She's fearless - exactly the type of leader I want at my side & the type of leadership we will bring to Washington.

Making a Difference – Drill Here, Drill Now, Pay Less

July 10, 2008 by


A few months ago, with Americans struggling to pay for soaring gas & diesel prices, Congress was doing absolutely nothing to solve our growing energy problems. But then a grassroots movement of over 1,300,000 Democrats, Republicans & Independents ignited the national focus on this issue by signing the "Drill Here, Drill Now, Pay Less" petition.