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  • Father Of Slain SEAL To WH: "You Have The Blood Of An American Hero On Your Hands"

    10/30/2012 11:38:27 AM PDT · by Marguerite · 22 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | October 29, 2012 | CHARLES WOODS
    CHARLES WOODS, father of Tyrone Woods: 'I can’t imagine anyone with any heart that would watch a battle rage for seven hours knowing that heroes were there that were going to be slaughtered if you didn’t have help sent in. Because we know that C130s could have been sent there in less than an hour. Jets could have been scrambled in minutes from many different parts of the globe. The order was 'don’t help them, let them die.'
  • Romney to Take RNC Victory Lap

    04/18/2012 12:22:21 PM PDT · by Marguerite · 92 replies
    nationaljournal ^ | April 16, 2012 | Reid Wilson
    Mitt Romney will take a victory lap before members of the Republican National Committee when the party meets at an annual event in Scottsdale, Ariz., this week While Romney is not formally the party's nominee yet -- he has not clinched the 1,144 delegates required to secure the nomination, and two other candidates remain in the race -- party rules all but guarantee he will win enough delegates to claim the nomination on the first ballot at the GOP's convention in Tampa. Recognizing that reality, Romney and the RNC set up a joint fundraising account earlier this month to begin...
  • What Conservative Media?

    04/15/2012 8:33:29 PM PDT · by Marguerite · 45 replies
    patriotstatesman ^ | April 15, 2012 | Josh Painter
    At least we could, until quite recently, take solace that we had our own conservative media bastion, although it was nowhere near the size and the scope of the “lamestream media” (a term coined by Bernard Goldberg and made popular by Sarah Palin). But at some point after the turn of the century, just as a majority of Americans began to visualize the true proportions of the larger media’s malpractice, our own little conservative press safe house had suffered a nasty termite infestation. Out of sight and out of mind behind the virtual walls of our conservative citadel of communications,...
  • Waukesha Co. DA investigates alleged Mitt Romney subs-for-votes

    A spokesperson for Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel told 27 News Schimel has launched an investigation into allegations that free sandwiches given out on election day by Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney violated Wisconsin law. Waukesha County investigator detective David Witkowski told 27 News the criminal probe began Wednesday with interviews and requests for records. On Tuesday, April 3, Romney and Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan greeted people at a Cousins Subs restaurant on Pearl Street. News video shows Romney encouraging people to vote and inviting them to pick up free sandwiches. "A reasonable person would understand that Romney's statement...
  • Newt Gingrich Town Hall At Wesley College in Dover, Delaware – April 11, 2012

    04/12/2012 3:15:49 AM PDT · by Marguerite · 14 replies
    electad ^ | April 11, 2012 | Newt Gingrich
    Newt Gingrich held a town hall meeting on Social Security at Wesley College in Dover, Delaware http://electad.com/videos/newt-gingrich-town-hall-at-wesley-college-in-dover-delaware-april-11-2012/
  • 10 dead, at least 39 others wounded in weekend violence

    03/24/2012 7:45:53 AM PDT · by Marguerite · 78 replies
    Chicago Sun Times ^ | March 19, 2012 | Media Wire
    Ten people were killed and at least 39 others were wounded in shootings across the (Chicago) city this weekend. Most of the victims, male and female, ranged in age from their mid-teens to 30s, with the notable exception of a 6-year-old girl who was shot dead as she played on the front porch of her home in the Little Village neighborhood. Neighbors said Aliyah Shell was playing on the porch of her home in the 3100 block of South Springfield Avenue about 3:40 p.m. Saturday while her parents sat on the front steps. A small gray pickup truck stopped in...
  • Newt Gingrich Town Hall, Ruston, Louisiana – March 20 2012

    03/20/2012 4:38:38 PM PDT · by Marguerite · 64 replies · 1+ views
    electad ^ | March 20, 2012 | Newt Gingrich
    Newt Gingrich held A Town Hall style event at Louisiana Tech Student Center, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana.
  • Breaking: election fraud? Why did ABC-TV post Illinois GOP Primary results 24 hours early?!

    03/20/2012 1:06:22 PM PDT · by Marguerite · 47 replies
    sgtreport ^ | March 20, 2012 | SGT
    Posted tonight – MONDAY, March 19th – on the web site of Chicago ABC News Affiliate WLS-TV are the following election results, clearly labeled as “Illinois Races, Federal Offices”. If we have this wrong, please let us know why this information exists in ANY form. Or, if we are indeed living in a banana republic, copy that. You now have our blessing to move out of the country. The time stamped screen shot from my computer, on Monday, March 19, 2012 at 11:29 p.m. CST is posted below. http://sgtreport.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/Picture-113.png **UPDATE: Some time around 12:40 a.m. CST on Tuesday morning the...
  • President Obama’s Top Five Energy Whoppers

    03/19/2012 2:30:26 PM PDT · by Marguerite · 13 replies
    newt.org ^ | March 19, 2012 | Newt Gingrich
    With both President Obama and his chief strategist David Axelrod attacking Newt’s $2.50 gas plan this weekend, it is worthwhile to take a look at who is really trying to sell the American people “snake oil.” President Obama has been traveling the country making demonstrably false excuses for his failures on energy policy. To borrow a line from White House Press Secretary Jay Carney, “I won’t attribute motivations…I’ll just say that anybody who says these things doesn’t know what he’s talking about.” “WE’RE DRILLING ALL OVER” FALSE: “Do not tell me that we’re not drilling. We’re drilling all over this...
  • Newt Gingrich Campaign Rally in Brandon, Mississippi – March 11, 2012

    03/12/2012 4:20:30 AM PDT · by Marguerite · 17 replies · 1+ views
    ElectAd ^ | March 11, 2012 | Newt Gingrich
    Newt Gingrich Extraordinary Speech at at Brandon City Hall, Brandon, Mississippi
  • The Fluke Charade - Why should we have to fund a middle-aged schoolgirl’s sex life?

    03/11/2012 10:57:45 AM PDT · by Marguerite · 20 replies
    National Review ^ | March 10, 2012 | Mark Steyn
    As I understand it, Sandra Fluke is a young coed who attends Georgetown Law, and recently testified before Congress. Oh, wait, no. Update: It wasn’t a congressional hearing; the Democrats just got it up to look like one, like summer stock, with Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid doing the show right here in the barn, and providing a cardboard set for the world premiere of Miss Fluke Goes to Washington, with full supporting cast led by Chuck Schumer strolling in through the French windows in tennis whites and drawling, “Anyone for bull****?” Oh, and the “young coed” turns out to...
  • Obama ‘apology tour’ ridiculed by House Republican on floor

    03/11/2012 8:47:13 AM PDT · by Marguerite · 6 replies
    TheHill ^ | March 9, 2012 | Adele Hampton
    Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) used a floor speech Thursday to rattle off a list of apologies he said President Obama has issued since entering office. Gohmert produced an oversized chart of not only Obama's apologies over the past three years, but also issues and events Gohmert thought more deserving of the president's time. "I thought, maybe it would be helpful to track exactly what deserves apology and what doesn't," the conservative lawmaker, known for colorful floor rhetoric, said in his speech. Marker in hand, the Texas representative then went down his list, marking off each event as either worthy of...
  • Newt Gingrich: Rebuilding the America We Love

    03/10/2012 3:50:15 PM PST · by Marguerite · 21 replies
    Youtube ^ | March 9, 2012 | Newt Gingrich
    This short film tells the story of Newt Gingrich's life from his small town beginnings, to his rise as Speaker of the House and his unprecedented journey in the race for the 2012 Presidency.
  • Confirmed: Obama to Release Five Taliban Detainees From Gitmo

    03/10/2012 12:09:32 PM PST · by Marguerite · 20 replies
    Humanevents ^ | March 10, 2012 | Jim Hoft
    Another brilliant forreign policy move by the community organizer in chief... The Obama Administration will release five Gitmo Taliban detainees in a 'peace' deal with the Islamist terror group. This comes two days after the Taliban murdered six British troups. Reuters reported: Five Taliban detainees held at the Guantanamo Bay military prison have agreed to be transferred to Qatar, a move Afghanistan believes will boost a nascent peace process, President Hamid Karzai's spokesman said on Saturday. The transfer idea is part of U.S. efforts to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table to avoid prolonged instability in Afghanistan after foreign...
  • Palestinians fire at least 80 rockets at Southern Israel

    03/10/2012 1:54:36 AM PST · by Marguerite · 65 replies
    JerusalemPost ^ | March 10, 2012 | YAAKOV LAPPIN
    Palestinian terrorists fired at least 80 rockets from Gaza into southern Israel since Friday night, leaving eight Israelis injured in the heaviest series of attacks in months. The barrages came in response to an IAF strike which killed the secretary general of the Popular Resistance Committees, Zuhair Qaisi. The Iron Dome missile defense system intercepted at least five rockets fired from the Gaza Strip at Beersheba and Ashdod early Saturday morning. In total, at least ten rockets have been intercepted by the system since the beginning of the escalation on Friday. The IAF struck targets in Gaza overnight Friday and...
  • Thomas Sowell: Gingrich Is the Only One Who Can Debate Obama

    03/10/2012 1:25:20 AM PST · by Marguerite · 165 replies
    FoxNews ^ | March 10, 2012 | Thomas Sowell
    Thomas Sowell explains why Gingrich is the best to take on Obama
  • Laura Ingraham: Barbara Walters Laughed When I Was Called A Slut

    03/06/2012 3:59:40 PM PST · by Marguerite · 34 replies
    Realclearpolitics ^ | March 6, 2012 | Laura Ingraham
    http://youtu.be/dUbuvtXwUwA Laura Ingraham talks about Ed Schultz calling her a "right-wing slut" on talk radio and compares it to the way the media is reacting to Rush Limbaugh. "I have an enormous amount of respect for what Barbara Walters accomplished in journalism as a woman, breaking down barriers," Laura remarked today, noting how disappointed she was that Walters seemed to side only with women of a certain political viewpoint when they are personally maligned. Moreover, Walters allowed her program "The View" to be used by the left to sell the "phony narrative" of the "GOP war on women" by sympathetically...
  • Growth and Prosperity Rather Than Austerity

    03/05/2012 4:22:36 PM PST · by Marguerite · 6 replies
    newt.org ^ | March 5, 2012 | Newt Gingrich
    The best and most effective way to balance the budget is through booming economic growth and prosperity. I know. That is how we did it the last time we balanced the budget, when I was Speaker of the House, and it stayed balanced for four straight years. We produced, in fact, four straight record budget surpluses, totaling $560 billion over those 4 years. You can check the historical record yourself at omb.gov. We achieved that not by raising taxes in return for supposed spending cuts, but by cutting tax rates to create booming growth, and cutting spending. The growth then...
  • Netanyahu: Israel will act alone on Iran if necessary

    03/05/2012 1:48:55 PM PST · by Marguerite · 19 replies · 1+ views
    McClatchy ^ | March 5, 2012 | Lesley Clark
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insisted that Israel must remain “the master of its fate” as President Barack Obama urged restraint in dealing with Iran’s nuclear aspirations. “That's the very purpose of the Jewish state -- to restore to the Jewish people control over our destiny. And that's why my supreme responsibility as prime minister of Israel is to ensure that Israel remains the master of its fate.” Iran insists that its nuclear program is for peaceful energy purposes, but most outside analysts believe it’s aimed at developing nuclear weapons capacity. Still, U.S. intelligence officials don’t think Iran’s program is...
  • Newt Gingrich DEMOLISHES Barack Obama in debate

    03/03/2012 3:45:53 AM PST · by Marguerite · 47 replies
    vimeo ^ | March 3, 2012 | Peter Shepherd
    While the best and brightest conservative leaders in America support and endorse Newt Gingrich for his leadership and historic accomplishments as Speaker of the House, including balancing the federal budget for the first time in decades, it is Newt's astounding debate skill that most astonishes everyone. With the power of the media behind him, it is only on the debate stage where Barack Obama can be defeated. This video, under 5 minutes, gives you a taste of those near-future historic and amazing moments yet to come if we but nominate as the GOP candidate the one man who can beat...