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  • We helped elect Barack Obama— now we’re calling on Elizabeth Warren.. [HURL ALERT!]

    12/12/2014 2:31:07 PM PST · by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America · 17 replies ^ | December 12, 2014 | Ready For Warren
    We believed in an unlikely candidate who no one thought had a chance. We worked for him — and against all odds, we won in Iowa. We organized like no campaign had organized before — and won the Democratic primary. We built a movement — and the country elected the first-ever African American president. We know that the improbable is far from impossible.
  • Tell the GOP who you favor as the GOP Presidential Candidate in 2016

    11/23/2014 11:14:10 AM PST · by Robert DeLong · 45 replies
    Emil from Sharon Day RNC Co-Chair | 11/23/2014 | Sharon Dat
    Email received today from Sharon Day RNC Co-Chair As President, Barack Obama has disregarded the Constitution, ignored the will of the American people and treated America as a monarchy, not a democracy. America deserves better, which is why the 2016 presidential election is so important. We must elect a principled Republican to restore a constitutional government — where the government serves the people, not the other way around. Republicans understand the role of the government — and respect the framework of the Constitution. We believe in the American Dream — and the power of the people over the power of...
  • Rand Paul’s Greatest Weakness

    11/12/2014 10:36:11 PM PST · by entropy12 · 48 replies
    Politico ^ | November 12, 2014 | SAM YOUNGMAN
    ..... Now, with a likely Paul presidential run mere months away, Democrats and Republicans are asking the same question and debating among themselves what will be the political silver bullet that finally brings him down.
  • Sen. Cruz Tells FAA to Stop Ebola Victims Entering US

    10/03/2014 7:03:01 AM PDT · by Cringing Negativism Network · 22 replies
    NewsMax ^ | Friday, 03 Oct 2014 09:47 AM | Drew MacKenzie
    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has attacked the Obama administration for its "unclear" handling of the Ebola crisis, while urging the Federal Aviation Administration to take extra precautions to prevent more infected victims entering the United States. Read Latest Breaking News from Urgent: Should Obamacare Be Repealed? Vote Here Now!
  • Clinton, Bush launching new scholars program

    09/08/2014 2:38:43 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 4 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Sep 8, 2014 3:46 AM EDT | Ken Thomas
    Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush are launching a new scholars program at four presidential libraries, aiming to help academics and business leaders learn more about presidential leadership. The 42nd and 43rd presidents are speaking at an event Monday at the Newseum to announce the Presidential Leadership Scholars program, a partnership between the Clinton, Bush, George H.W. Bush and Lyndon B. Johnson presidential centers. …
  • Republicans must look to Cleveland to expand 2016 presidential chances

    07/02/2014 3:23:47 PM PDT · by TigerTown · 32 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | July 2, 2014 | Brett M. Decker and Van Hipp
    Republican National Committee officials announced recently that the party's nominating convention for the next presidential election will be held in Cleveland or Dallas. “These world-class cities have the ability to provide our next presidential nominee a launching pad that will put a Republican in the White House in 2016,” said site-selection chairman Enid Mickelsen. Given the ultimate goal, the GOP's big bash should be in Ohio. A lot more than one election is riding on the next campaign for the Oval Office. After losing the popular vote in five of the last six presidential contests, many of the Republican faithful...
  • 24 Vintage GOP presidential campaign posters

    03/13/2014 5:02:13 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 28 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 3-13-14 | The Looking Spoon
    This was an interesting set of graphics to collect. I didn't get every Republican candidate who ever ran, I just grabbed the posters that got my attention. This goes all the way up to 1984.To the best of my knowledge these are in chronological order. This one made me cringe...A LOT...
  • Rand Paul Is the GOP's Early Presidential Front-Runner

    02/26/2014 8:10:04 AM PST · by Cheerio · 49 replies
    National Journal ^ | February 25, 2014 | Josh Kraushaar
    While the establishment hopes for a governor to emerge, he is quietly putting together a formidable operation.Republican strategists like to say the party's next nominee needs to hail from the GOP's gubernatorial ranks. It's a response to how unpopular Washington is—particularly the party's congressional wing—and a reflection of the party's strength in holding a majority of governorships. But another reason for the gubernatorial focus is to sidestep the one formidable candidate that gives the establishment heartburn: Sen. Rand Paul.
  • Cruz to get hero's welcome in Iowa and New Hampshire

    02/15/2014 4:42:27 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 59 replies
    The Hill ^ | February 15, 2014 | Alexander Bolton
    credit Greg Nash Conservatives in Iowa and New Hampshire are preparing a hero’s welcome for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) after he showed up Senate Republican leaders during a crucial vote on the debt limit. Cruz infuriated his Senate Republican colleagues this week when he filibustered a clean bill to raise the debt limit. His objection forced Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.) and 11 other Republicans to vote with Democrats to advance the legislation. But in Iowa and New Hampshire, two important presidential primary states, conservative activists are cheering Cruz’s stand and buzzing about a possible presidential run in 2016....
  • Sen. Ted Cruz on Face the Nation

    01/26/2014 11:04:15 AM PST · by sheikdetailfeather · 35 replies
    You Tube via CBS ^ | 1/26/2014 | You Tube via CBS
    Sen. Ted Cruz on Face the Nation
  • Poll: Ted Cruz Leads 2016 GOP Field

    09/27/2013 1:48:06 PM PDT · by St_Thomas_Aquinas · 72 replies
    US News & World Report ^ | 9/27/2013 | Rebekah Metzler
    Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is already reaping benefits from his 21-hour stand against President Barack Obama's new health care law, as a new poll shows him leading the way for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. Cruz garnered 20 percent support compared to 17 percent for Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., 14 percent for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, 11 percent for former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and 10 percent each for Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., according to a survey by Public Policy Polling released Friday. Cruz improved 8 percent from a similar poll in July.
  • George Washington Finally Gets His Presidential Library

    09/27/2013 8:55:36 AM PDT · by re_tail20 · 32 replies
    Newsmax ^ | September 27, 2013 | David A. Patten
    Since Franklin Roosevelt, every modern U.S. president has opened his own presidential library. On Friday, President George Washington, the nation’s first, finally will get his turn, as a state-of-the-art presidential library is christened in his honor. Washington’s beloved Mount Vernon steps into a bold new era with the formal opening of The Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington. Some 800 dignitaries, officials, and VIPs will be on hand to witness the unveiling of a library purpose-built to preserve the original books and papers from Gen. Washington’s personal collection. Noted historian and best-selling author David McCullough...
  • natural born Citizens: Marco Rubio, Bobby Jindal, Ted Cruz

    09/03/2013 10:18:04 AM PDT · by Lakeshark · 351 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 9/3/13 | William Jacobson
    Article II, Section 1, of the Constitution provides, in pertinent part: No Person except a natural born Citizen, or a Citizen of the United States, at the time of the Adoption of this Constitution, shall be eligible to the Office of President; neither shall any person be eligible to that Office who shall not have attained to the Age of thirty five Years, and been fourteen Years a Resident within the United States.**snip**This political season, the eligibilities of Marco Rubio, Bobby Jindal and Ted Cruz are the subject of debate. As much as we want certainty, the term “natural born...
  • Afghanistan presidential palace attacked in Kabul

    06/24/2013 9:08:20 PM PDT · by Nachum · 17 replies
    bbc ^ | 6/25/13 | staff
    More than half a dozen explosions were heard as they clashed with security personnel at the palace's eastern gate, the defence ministry and a CIA station. The police said all of the attackers were killed. The Taliban said they carried out the assault. The incident comes days after President Hamid Karzai raised objections about US-backed peace talks with the Taliban. He said the High Peace Council, the government body set up to lead peace efforts, would not take part unless the process was "Afghan-led". News conference The attack near the presidential palace, in the central district of Shash Darak, began...
  • Rand Paul 2016 Presidential Bid

    04/17/2013 11:57:00 AM PDT · by KentuckyTim · 35 replies ^ | April 17, 2013
    Rand Paul, Kentucky’s junior Senator and Tea Party favorite, announced today of his plans to pursue the Republican nomination for President in 2016. Paul announced early Wednesday at a breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor, that he will be visiting the primary states of Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina this summer – the first major candidate to make such an announcement from either side.....
  • New York congressman introduces bill to abolish presidential term limits

    03/28/2013 4:09:48 PM PDT · by Nachum · 63 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | January 6, 2013 | Patrick Howley
    New York Democratic Rep. Jose Serrano reintroduced a bill in Congress on Friday to repeal the 22nd Amendment, which places term limits on the U.S. presidency. The bill, which has been referred to committee, would allow Barack President Obama to become the first president since Franklin Roosevelt to seek a third term in office. H.J. Res. 15 proposes “an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to repeal the twenty-second article of amendment, thereby removing the limitation on the number of terms an individual may serve as President.”
  • Presidential Memorandum -- Presidential Determination with respect to the Child Soldiers Prevention

    02/05/2013 7:20:44 PM PST · by Nachum · 10 replies
    The White House ^ | September 28, 2012 | Barack Obama
    MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE SUBJECT: Determination with Respect to the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008 Pursuant to section 404 of the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008 (CSPA) (title IV, Public Law 110-457), I hereby determine that it is in the national interest of the United States to waive the application of the prohibition in section 404(a) of the CSPA with respect to Libya, South Sudan, and Yemen; and further determine that it is in the national interest of the United States to waive in part the application of the prohibition in section 404(a) of the CSPA...
  • Presidential Proclamation -- America Recycles Day, 2012

    11/15/2012 11:30:30 AM PST · by NormsRevenge · 40 replies ^ | 11/15/12 | THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
    A PROCLAMATION For 15 years, our country has celebrated America Recycles Day as a time to focus on conserving valuable materials, keeping our communities clean, and protecting our environment. Today, we reflect on the progress we have made toward fulfilling those important goals and rededicate ourselves to building a more sustainable future. Each year, recycling puts millions of pounds of valuable materials back into use. By diverting old products from the landfill to the factory floor, we take meaningful steps toward a greener economy and help power an entire industry centered on recycling, reuse, and refurbishing. We also reduce or...
  • Final IBD/TIPP Presidential Daily Tracking Poll Obama 50.3% | Romney 48.7%

    11/05/2012 11:46:19 PM PST · by BushMeister · 10 replies
    IBD/TIPP ^ | Nov. 5, 2012 | IBD/TIPP
    Well, it's close, but they have Romney down 1.6%. For the first time since we started the poll, Obama garners 40% of the white vote. That's a critical threshold he had to hit in order to make a win possible. Romney continues to hold a significant 6-point advantage with independents and a 14-point edge with investors.. Romney performs better with Conservatives than McCain did in 2008. IBD/TIPP
  • Presidential Election Atlas Going Back To George Washington

    11/04/2012 11:58:51 AM PST · by bondserv · 15 replies
    Check out this Presidential Elections Atlas that will let you check final results state by state as far back as George Washington's presidency. This is a great resource. This lets you quickly compare the actual results with the pollsters results going into the election, including RCP going back to the 2004 election. Mouse hover over states to get a quick look at the percentage difference results, or drill down to the state and year and see county by county results. Enjoy!
  • Will Benghazi Impact the Presidential Election? Video(Greta-The Directive Explained)

    10/31/2012 3:21:27 AM PDT · by Son House · 40 replies
    FoxNews ^ | Oct 30, 2012 | Greta Van Susteren, Bing West
    With a week left in the White House race, more questions linger in terror attacks on US consulate in Libya
  • Leno's Heart-to-Heart With Obama

    10/25/2012 5:03:46 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 13 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 10-25-12 | The Looking Spoon
  • Poll: Which candidate did best at the debate?

    10/23/2012 6:55:13 AM PDT · by securityMama · 9 replies
    The Sun Sentinel ^ | October 23, 2012 | N/A
    The eyes of the world were on South Florida on Monday evening as issues of the world; foreign and military policy; took center stage in a presidential campaign that's been dominated, until now, by the economy.
  • Mitt Romney goes into the "Prevent Defense"

    10/22/2012 7:10:09 PM PDT · by publius321 · 48 replies ^ | 10/22/2012 | Scott Ryan
    It is unbelievable that Mitt Romney did not answer a direct question teed up for him by the moderator Bob Schieffer - regarding the question of whether Obama mislead the American people over the unmitigated debacle and possible treason that was Benghazi. He gave Romney an open end question, inviting him to address the Libya debacle. Romney chose to ignore the question and instead recite a monologue that sounded like a canned political speech. Romney then allowed Obama to interrupt him and take over the question that was actually posed to himself - not Obama. It became evident six minutes...
  • Vanity Question: Where can I download debate video file?

    10/18/2012 12:43:01 PM PDT · by BigDaddyTX · 16 replies
    I've searched and searched but can't find any actual video files that I can download, edit, cut, highlight and re-upload. I can't capture video on this PC either. Can anyone point me to a resource with video files of the debates? Thanks
  • Blindergate will bring Romney campaign down

    10/18/2012 12:32:54 PM PDT · by Kozy · 21 replies
    Humor | 10/18/2012 | Kozy
    Inside sources say that Blindergate has the potential to bring the Romney campaign for the presidency down. More powerful than the failed kidnapping of the Benghazi ambassador. When Romney was governor and Staples needed revenue to make their numbers, Mitt helped them out. Just ask for women candidates for job positions. Immediate blinder orders would go out to Staples. Everyone won, Staples, Bain Capital and women hired for jobs. When this breaks and how Mitt used women to make revenue for Staples and personally put more money in the Cayman's, his campaign is over.
  • Here's What Obama Did To Prepare For Tonight's Presidential Debate

    10/16/2012 5:29:13 PM PDT · by Nachum · 43 replies
    business insider ^ | 10/16/12 | Grace Wyler |
    President Barack Obama will face off against his Republican challenger Mitt Romney tonight in what is arguably the most high-stakes debate of his re-election campaign. After his poor showing at the first presidential debate, Obama faces serious pressure to put up a strong performance during Tuesday's rematch. So what's the president doing to prepare? Here's a rundown of Obama's pre-debate schedule, courtesy of the White House pool report: 1. The POTUS worked out this morning and then met up with his team to do a short 45 minute review this morning. He had pasta with chicken for lunch. 2. This...
  • Election Day Tactics Used By Hugo Chavez To Win (Beware: Obamanists Could Replicate in USA)

    10/11/2012 12:52:39 AM PDT · by AmericanInTokyo · 7 replies
    El Universal, Caracas, Venezuela (from original Spanish) ^ | 11 October 2012 | Runrunes (anti-Hugo Chavez Blogger)
    Granted it is rough English to understand, as it is machine translation from the mainstream, non-Chavez "El Universal" newspaper in Caracas, Venezuela today, but it gives the street level tactics the Socialist Community Organizers used in Venezuela to eek out a victory for Communist Hugo Chavez earlier this week. It is provided below in its entirety, with the link to the original Spanish.Of specific interest will be the tactical description of the "double wave" Chavez PSUV strategy on Election Day in polling zones they identified as somewhat sympathetic to the anti-Chavez democratic forces. Pay close attention because these tactics...
  • Obama, Romney square off in Denver for pressure-packed 1st presidential debate

    10/03/2012 8:56:00 PM PDT · by catnipman · 9 replies
    The Vancouver Sun ^ | 9/3/2012 | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press
    WASHINGTON - A subdued Barack Obama squared off Wednesday against a sharp and eloquent Mitt Romney in their hotly anticipated first presidential debate, providing Americans with an unfiltered glimpse of both men just a month before the Nov. 6 election. The incumbent president's often meandering answers, rife with halting pauses, as he took questions on domestic policy were in stark contrast to the energetic Romney, who often talked over debate moderator Jim Lehrer to aggressively tout his policies while criticizing Obama.
  • Netanyahu: I am not interfering in US presidential election

    09/13/2012 10:16:25 PM PDT · by Nachum · 20 replies
    jpost ^ | 9/14/12 | HERB KEINON
    In interview with the 'Post', PM says his call for US to set red lines for Iran not connected to US election: "The Iranian nuclear program proceeds unabated and they don’t care about the internal American political calendar." Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu dismissed as “completely groundless” allegations he is manufacturing a crisis with US President Barack Obama just before the November 6 American election to influence the outcome in favor of Republican candidate Mitt Romney. Netanyahu, in a Rosh Hashana interview with The Jerusalem Post that will appear in full on Sunday, said his call for the United States and...

    08/09/2012 7:48:25 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 5 replies
    CSPAN ^ | 8/9/2012 | CSPAN/Washington Journal
    Former Speaker and 2012 Republican presidential candidate took calls and gave his insights on the 2012 presidential race.
  • Obama's College Classmate: The Obama Scandal is at Columbia

    08/06/2012 4:46:19 PM PDT · by Jess Kitting · 198 replies
    TheBlaze ^ | August 6, 2012 | Wayne Allyn Root
    Why are the college records, of a 51-year-old President of the United States, so important to keep secret? I think I know the answer. If anyone should have questions about Obama’s record at Columbia University, it’s me. We both graduated (according to Obama) Columbia University, Class of ’83. We were both (according to Obama) Pre-Law and Political Science majors. And I thought I knew most everyone at Columbia. I certainly thought I’d heard of all of my fellow Political Science majors. But not Obama (or as he was known then- Barry Soetoro). I never met him. Never saw him. Never...
  • Mitt Romney, This Man...This Monster!

    08/03/2012 3:45:13 PM PDT · by Tar and Feathers · 11 replies
    Tar and Feathers ^ | 08-02-12 | Iratus Vulgas
    When Harry Reid made the wildly incredible claim that Romney hadn’t paid taxes in 10 years, perhaps he failed to mention that the taxes in particular were tobacco and alcohol taxes. We all know what a dirty business politics is especially during campaigns, so the Dems must be tearing their collective hair out trying to find something dastardly with which they can smear their otherwise wholesome opponent. In a recent column, Ann Coulter astutely observed that Mitt Romney is so deficient in the area of compromising scandals that the Dems are reduced to turning mild and ordinary behavior into something...
  • Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll Romney 49% Obama 44%

    07/28/2012 5:55:29 AM PDT · by ReaganGeneration2 · 18 replies
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | Friday, July 27, 2012 | Rasmussen
    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows Mitt Romney attracting 49% of the vote, while President Obama earns support from 44%. Three percent (3%) prefer some other candidate, and four percent (4%) are undecided. The numbers are similar to the 49% to 43% advantage Romney enjoys on the question of who is trusted more to handle the economy.
  • Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll Romney 48% Obama 44%

    07/26/2012 1:57:06 PM PDT · by BushMeister · 15 replies
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | July 26, 2012 | Rasmussen Reports
    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Thursday shows Mitt Romney attracting 48% of the vote, while President Obama earns support from 44%. Four percent (4%) prefer some other candidate, and five percent (5%) are undecided. Thirty percent (30%) believe the United States is generally heading in the right direction.
  • tDem bill would require 10 years of tax disclosures by presidential candidates

    07/18/2012 12:37:09 PM PDT · by Nachum · 43 replies
    The Hill ^ | 7/18/12 | Bernie Becker
    A senior House Democrat on Wednesday promised to introduce legislation requiring all presidential candidates to release a decade of their tax returns. The effort by Rep. Sandy Levin (Mich.), the top Democrat on the House Ways and Means Committee, is aimed at presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, who has come under increasing pressure to release more of his returns. “The stunning lack of transparency from someone in pursuit of the highest office in the country highlights the need to change the law to require fuller disclosure,” Levin said in a statement.
  • Why Virgil Goode matters to Mitt Romney's presidential chances

    07/13/2012 9:00:22 PM PDT · by techno · 268 replies
    July 14, 2012 | techno
    The complete Virgil Goode rundown: The ten most asked questions about Virgil Goode and why he matters: 1) Who is Virgil Goode? He is a former GOP Congressman from Virginia who was defeated in the 2010 election. He is now the presidential nominee for the Constitution Party, a third party. 2) How long has the Constitution Party been around? About 20 years. 3) I hear that Virgil Goode is NOT yet on the Virginia presidential ballot. Will he fail to get on the ballot. To give you some perspective, in 2004 and 2008 the Constitution Party presidential nominee was on...
  • Muslim Brotherhood claims lead in Egypt presidential vote

    05/24/2012 5:29:26 PM PDT · by Nachum · 2 replies
    CBC News ^ | 5/24/12 | Staff
    The Muslim Brotherhood is claiming a lead in Egypt's historic presidential elections after polls closed on Thursday and vote counting began. A Brotherhood spokesperson said exit polls conducted by the party's campaign workers all over Egypt suggested Brotherhood candidate Mohammed Morsi is out front of the rest of the pack. (Snip) CBC's Derek Stoffel visited four polling stations in the capital Cairo, but said most appeared deserted. The Associated Press said there were lineups in a few areas during the morning and the government had given people the day off work to encourage a good turnout.
  • Tom Hoefling, LIVE on camera interview 11 am Eastern

    05/11/2012 8:12:59 AM PDT · by Steve Schulin · 32 replies
    Tom Hoefling for President 2012 ^ | May 11, 2012 | Steph Watts
    Tom Hoefling is the longtime FReeper EternalVigilance -- and he's the presidential nominee of America's Party. America's Party is unlike any party you've seen before -- it is designed to ensure that America's Principles are its guiding force. The party doesn't want your money, it just wants you to do your duty as a citizen. Check out Tom's first campaign video interview, being conducted live now.
  • What Candidate do you side with? Poll

    05/05/2012 8:45:42 PM PDT · by Dallas59 · 38 replies ^ | 5/6/2012 |
    Mitt Romney %89 I side with Mitt Romney on issues of Healthcare, the Economy, Domestic policy, Immigration, and Social.
  • Why Christians and Patriots CANNOT vote for Mitt Romney (Vanity)

    05/05/2012 9:22:38 AM PDT · by Waywardson · 286 replies
    America's Wake Up Call ^ | 5/5/2012 | Craig Bergman
    Attention all Patriots: Tune in to America's Wake Up Call: Talk radio sponsored by Tea Party of America and Patriots for Christ. Hear Craig Bergman and Jamie Johnson make the case for why Christians and Patriots CANNOT vote for Mitt Romney. This Saturday at 1pm CST on 99.3 FM in the Des Moines, Iowa area or live streaming on the web at: Check out the facebook fan page and "like" it at Long live the Republic! In Liberty,
  • Presidential Medal of Freedom winners to include Albright, Dylan and Glenn

    04/26/2012 3:16:43 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 25 replies
    Washington Times ^ | April 26, 2012 | Susan Crabtree
    Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, musician Bob Dylan and astronaut John Glenn were among a select group of 13 Americans named by President Obama Thursday as the latest recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor. The medals, which the president will present to recipients at a White House ceremony, recognize individuals who have made "especially meritorious contributions" to the security or national interests of the Unites States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant endeavors, according to the White House's Thursday announcement. "These extraordinary honorees come from different backgrounds and different walks...
  • Sources close to Newt Gingrich say he will end his bid for the GOP presidential nomination next week

    04/25/2012 7:18:48 AM PDT · by Gennie · 309 replies
    CNN ^ | April 25, 2012 | CNN
    Newt Gingrich to officially end bid for Republican presidential nomination and back Mitt Romney, sources tell CNN.
  • Constitution Party President Nominee Former 6 Term Congressman Virgil Goode's Speech

    04/23/2012 10:08:12 PM PDT · by Steelers6 · 7 replies
    C Span/Constitution Party Convention ^ | April 23, 2012 | Steelers6
    The CSPAN video of his acceptance speech from Nashville on Saturday.
  • "Santorum to 'Reengineer' Campaign"

    04/05/2012 8:46:36 PM PDT · by taraytarah · 54 replies
    National Review Online ^ | 4-5-12 | Robert Costa
    Richard Viguerie, a veteran conservative activist and top Santorum supporter, tells National Review Online that Santorum is “reengineering” his presidential campaign. “You can’t repeat the same behavior and expect different results,” he says. “We’ve got to do things different. We’ve got to reengineer the campaign. We’ve got to add things, take things out, and make changes. Everyone recognizes that, from the candidate on down.” Earlier today, Viguerie, along with a group of movement leaders, met with Santorum at an office in northern Virginia. For over an hour, they discussed ways to revive his bid. “We came up with a number...
  • Where Did Van Jones Suddenly Come From? (Vanity)

    04/03/2012 5:08:48 AM PDT · by JewishRighter · 30 replies
    April 3, 2012 | JewishRighter
    Where did Van Jones suddenly come from. Has anyone else noticed that Van Jones seems to have suddenly emerged in the media as an Obama campaign operative? He was relegated to relative obscurity when Glenn Beck outed him as an unrepentant Marxist agitator. He suddenly "resigned" his position as White House green energy czar and we didn't hear a whole lot from him. Yes, he was occasionally in the news. But in just the last week or so, he seems to be everywhere, all the time in the news media, commenting and being quoted on key presidential campaign issues. He...
  • New GOP Televised Presidential Debate in LATE MAY in TX - 155 Delegates - will it ever end?

    03/29/2012 8:58:01 AM PDT · by President O must GO · 22 replies
    Texas GOP Vote ^ | 3/29/12 | David Bellow
    A Major Presidential Debate in Texas? This is pretty much unheard of! The Republican Party of Texas is close to finalizing a deal that will bring a nationally televised Republican Presidential Debate to Houston, TX on May 24th, 2012. The debate will be only 5 days before the Texas Primary and there are 155 Presidential Delegates at stake. A candidate needs 1144 delegates to win the Republican nomination. The State Republican Executive Committee (SREC) will pass, a resolution calling on all four candidates to show they have concern for our state by committing to be at the debate, and under...
  • Texas Republican Presidential Debate May 24th, 2012 in Houston – Nationally Televised!

    03/29/2012 7:27:45 AM PDT · by davidbellow · 15 replies
    Texas Conservative Republican News ^ | 3-29-2012 | David Bellow
    The SREC will pass a resolution this weekend warning candidates that if they do not show up, they will be considered as not caring for Texas and should not get our vote A Major, Televised Presidential Debate in Texas? This is pretty much unheard of! Nothing is set in stone yet, but the Republican Party of Texas is close to finalizing a deal that will bring a nationally televised Republican Presidential Debate to Houston, TX on May 24th, 2012. The debate will be only 5 days before the Texas Primary Election and there are 155 Presidential Delegates at stake. A...
  • March 6 VA Republican Presidential Primary, your 4 voting options

    02/27/2012 12:41:30 PM PST · by Gopher Broke · 22 replies
    On March 6th, the Republican Party of Virginia will be holding its Presidential Primary at your local polling precincts. Polls open just like regular voting times, 6am to 7pm. You have 4 choices: Vote for Romney, vote for Paul, stay home/don't vote or show up and do an "undervote". Please do go to the polls and vote, if possible. More votes at the poll show more Republican strength. An undervote allows you to vote (in person or absentee) by showing up, pressing the VOTE button without choosing either candidate. Some might consider it a "protest vote" or a "blank" vote,...
  • 2012 Elections - You Decide (numerous polls)

    02/22/2012 8:55:25 AM PST · by Lucky9teen · 5 replies · 1+ views
    Should the U.S. arm Syrian rebels? Vote Are you OK with super PACs independently funding efforts on behalf of candidates? Vote Who would you want to jump in as a Republican candidate in a brokered convention? Vote Was Rick Santorum discussing Obama's religion or 'world view' in his 'phony theology' comment? Vote Are gas prices affecting your behavior? Vote At what price per gallon will you change your driving habits? Vote Are you satisfied with the decision to have a 10-month payroll tax cut without offsets? Vote Should the U.S. engage in direct talks with North Korea? Vote Can...