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  • In last night’s primaries, all 8 incumbent Republicans who voted for the omnibus won

    05/17/2018 9:56:18 AM PDT · by qaz123 · 26 replies
    Conservative Review ^ | 16May18 | Chris Pandolfo
    It’s great to be an incumbent Republican. You can break your promises to voters, vote to massively increase government spending, and time and time again sell out the conservative base — and for the most part, you don’t need to worry about losing a Republican primary election.
  • Fox News Host Exits His Company Over Support for Trump

    05/15/2018 6:01:36 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 39 replies
    The Daily Beast ^ | May 15, 2018 | Maxwell Tani
    A top nonpartisan political crowdfunding site on Tuesday cut ties with its CEO, a Fox News weekend host, and temporarily suspended all fundraising on its platform for Republican candidates. In a post, entitled “A stand against Trumpism, a stand for democracy,” Crowdpac, a for-profit website that helps candidates raise money online, announced a series of major changes including the departure of founder and CEO Steve Hilton, acknowledging that his vocal advocacy for President Donald Trump “created a tension within our platform and community.” “We’ve heard from many quarters of the Crowdpac community that, in light of Steve Hilton’s political...
  • NYT Op-Ed: Liberals, You’re Not As Smart As You Think, And You’re Helping Trump Win A Second Term

    05/14/2018 6:02:48 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 61 replies ^ | May 14, 2018 | Matt Vespa
    Well, someone finally said it: Liberals, you’re not as smart as you think—and you’re helping Donald J. Trump win a second term. Gerard Alexander, a political science professor at the University of Virginia, wrote this in The New York Times and he might have to change his name after this. He aptly noted how a) cultural centers are dominated by progressives; b) how they’re causing a backlash against liberalism; and c) how their inability to see that they are causing it will lead to a Trump victory in the next presidential election. The professor noted how the Left is overly...

    05/14/2018 10:05:25 AM PDT · by george76 · 15 replies
    Front Page Magazine ^ | May 14, 2018 | Daniel Greenfield
    mass shooting of congressional Republicans... many lawmakers are mad, or frustrated, or saddened, at how quickly the story disappeared from the headlines given that the shooter, James T. Hodgkinson, targeted Republicans... Hodgkinson carried a list of names of lawmakers in his pocket: ... The list included their office numbers and short physical descriptions. He’d recorded video of the field in April of of that year — a sign, the prosecutor wrote in his official report, that Hodgkinson “had already selected Simpson field as a potential target as early as April 2017.” His social media was filled with Bernie and anti-Republican...
  • Vanity - Democrat Electoral Nightmare - The United States Senate

    05/13/2018 9:01:44 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 67 replies
    Folks, forget the pollsters, forget the pundits, the Democrat Party is going to get devastated in defeat in the United States Senate. The "Blue Wave" never was and, never will be. Here's the real world of Senate Democrats in trouble today, and, I believe it will get worse for the Democrat Party as time marches on toward Mid-Term election day in November. In trouble Democrat Senate candidates: - Bill Nelson - Joe Donnelly - Tina Smith - Claire McCaskill - Jon Testor - Heidi Heitkamp - Sherrod Brown - Bob Casey - Tammy Baldwin - Joe Manchin - Elizabeth Warren...
  • Republicans run to right in race for California governor

    05/09/2018 4:49:57 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 41 replies
    Associated Press ^ | May 8, 2018 07:17 PM | Jonathan J. Cooper
    In the race for California governor, two Republicans have shunned the center and are running to the right in a bloody fight for a segment of the electorate that loves President Donald Trump and loathes Democrats who have proudly committed to being his foil. Democrats dominate California’s government and far outnumber Republicans in the state. But Assemblyman Travis Allen and businessman John Cox haven’t altered their messages to try to appeal to them in a June 5 primary where every registered voter can cast a ballot for any candidate. Eight years ago California voters rewrote the state’s election laws so...
  • Who is #Qanon? (really interesting 19:30 video)

    05/03/2018 8:06:25 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 2,067 replies
    YouTube ^ | 4/27/2018 | Titus Frost
    This is just my take on the entire Q Anon situation. I attempt to break down what Q Anon is, who created and who took it over.
  • Well-Funded Republicans Get Solar’s Hard-Earned Cash

    05/03/2018 6:29:36 AM PDT · by WombatKing · 8 replies
    SolarWakeup ^ | May 2, 2018 | Frank Andorka
    Which is why Reuters’ report that the solar industry has decided to provide more money to Republicans than Democrats this cycle just makes my head want to explode.
  • The 'Uncle Tom' Card Is Dead

    05/02/2018 2:30:12 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 39 replies ^ | May 2, 2018 | Michelle Malkin
    Here is a short list of prominent conservatives and independent thinkers who've been accused by their critics of being an "Uncle Tom" or some other vitriolic variation on the overplayed left-wing theme of being a traitor to their race or gender ("Aunt Tomasina," "Uncle Juan," "Aunt Jemima," "Uncle Wong," etc.): --White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders. --U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley. --HUD Secretary Ben Carson. --Rapper Kanye West. --Lt. Col. Allen West. --Former Louisiana GOP Gov. Bobby Jindal. --Attorney Miguel Estrada. --Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. --Judge Janice Rogers Brown. --Author and filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza. --Author and CRTV...
  • The Silence of the Republican Lambs on Ronny Jackson, the Roaring Economy, and More

    05/02/2018 10:14:54 AM PDT · by detective · 19 replies
    American Thinker ^ | May 2, 2018 | Brian C. Joondeph
    What a week for President Trump! We have North and South Korea making peace, with the North promising to give up its nukes – something unimaginable for past administrations, those filled with diplomatic wizards like Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and John Kerry. This announcement is on the heels of a successful state visit by French president Emmanuel Macron and Mike Pompeo's confirmation as secretary of state. The economy is humming along with record low unemployment, particularly benefiting blacks and Hispanics, in a way that Democrat policies never allowed for. Rap superstar Kanye West, much to the dismay of the left,...
  • Leadership Event Shows Republican Party the Media 'Won't Admit' Exists

    05/01/2018 7:20:25 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 27 replies ^ | May 1, 2018 | Cortney O'Brien
    There were hundreds of African American, Asian American, and Hispanic American conservative leaders and activists in what was a standing-room only crowd at the RNC's LEAD Right Leadership Luncheon last week."The liberal media and the left wouldn’t want to admit it, but this is what the Republican Party looks like," RNC Spokesman Steve Guest said.Among the speakers were RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, Pastor Darrell Scott, former Trump campaign spokeswoman Katrina Pierson, and former presidential candidate Herman Cain. #BALERT News: Being with Leaders of the GOP around the Nation. Nation’s best of Conservatives and Republicans gathering to support President Donald...
  • Kanye West shares multiple texts from people (Thomas Sowell!) teaching him Republican history

    05/01/2018 5:53:52 AM PDT · by ethom · 73 replies
    Twitchy ^ | may 1 gmt | Sam J
    Last week, Twitchy covered Kanye West tweeting that he couldn’t be a conservative because he hadn’t done enough research into what it means to be one. Sounds fair? Well today, to prove that he’s doing his homework perhaps, Kanye shared multiple texts on Twitter showing different viewpoints on the history of Republicans. And it’s fascinating. We’re going to guess Democrats would not like Kanye tweeting , but it’s the reality of the Democratic Party.
  • John Kasich rips GOP, hints at 2020 run against Trump: ‘I can bring that party back’

    04/29/2018 8:33:27 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 166 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | April 29, 2018 | Valerie Richardson
    Ohio Gov. John Kasich hinted again Sunday at a possible 2020 presidential run by ripping the Republican Party and declaring “I can bring that party back.” The Republican governor accused the GOP of being “anti-immigrant, anti-trade, in favor of debt,” and implored party members to “come home.” “We should care about people from top to bottom, not just at those at the top but everybody,” Mr. Kasich told CNN’s “State of the Union.” “I can bring that party back, that’s what I’m going to do, in one way or another.”
  • Vanity - A gift of political ad material from WHCD, Michelle Wolf!!!

    04/29/2018 11:17:36 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 24 replies
    Michelle Wolf has left a gift of, a massive catch of low life, political fodder, street trash, & politically correct filth & verbal vermin, that RNC Chairman, Ronna McDaniel can edit and wisely turn into cutting edge, effective, meaningful, political ads to widely used in the upcoming mid-term elections. Thanks, to the buffoon, White House Correspondents & most especially that brainless woman from CNN that heads up the WHCD. Ronna, and her talented staff, with great creative imagination, can turn out tons of successful, informative ads with the "garbage one liners" that Ms. Wolf spit out. The question is: Do...
  • Kasich: I Can Bring Republican Party Back–“That’s What I’m Going to Do”

    04/29/2018 8:09:31 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 96 replies
    FinkelBlog ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Watching John Kasich on Jake Tapper’s CNN show this morning reminded of just how much I can’t stand this vain, nasty piece of work. Kasich portrayed conservatives as anti-immigrant bigots. In contrast, Kasich painted moderates as “people who are objective, these are people who are rational, and these are people who seek the truth.” [snip] Kasich also painted himself as the savior of the Republican party, saying “I can bring [the GOP] back. That’s what I’m going to do.” Get the rest of the story and view the video here.
  • Trump’s Role in Midterm Elections Roils Republicans

    04/28/2018 2:12:51 PM PDT · by Innovative · 49 replies
    NY Times ^ | Apr. 28, 2018 | Jonathan Martin, Alexander Burns and Maggie Haberman
    President Trump is privately rejecting the growing consensus among Republican leaders that they may lose the House and possibly the Senate in November, leaving party officials and the president’s advisers nervous that he does not grasp the gravity of the threat they face in the midterm elections. Congressional and party leaders and even some Trump aides are concerned that the president’s boundless self-assurance about politics will cause him to ignore or undermine their midterm strategy. In battleground states like Arizona, Florida and Nevada, Mr. Trump’s proclivity to be a loose cannon could endanger the Republican incumbents and challengers who are...
  • Did you know this fact about slavery in America? (Dinesh D'Souza, 2 minute video)

    04/28/2018 9:05:05 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 96 replies
    Click here to => watch 2 minute video
  • Brooks Suggests Republicans Are Retiring Because of Assassination Fears

    04/27/2018 11:10:06 PM PDT · by TheConservator · 71 replies
    Roll call ^ | 4/272018 | Eric M Garcia
    Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks suggested in a radio interview that Republicans are retiring en masse because of assassination fears. . . . . But Brooks said while there were multiple factors that contributed to a slew of Republicans leaving the House, he suggested fears of violence was a major one. “One of the things that’s concerning me is the assassination risk may become a factor,” he said. . . . . “Notice a trend here?” he said. “I have a congressman who is a friend here who has a three-year old daughter whose daughter was threatened with murder.” He also...
  • Pro-Mass Immigration Koch Brothers Threaten GOP: Pass Amnesty for Illegal Aliens or Lose Our $$

    04/25/2018 6:29:56 AM PDT · by xzins · 109 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 24 Apr 18 | John Binder
    The pro-mass immigration GOP megadonor billionaire Koch brothers are threatening Republicans running midterm campaigns, saying they want to see an amnesty for millions of illegal aliens passed or they will “closely evaluate” their aiding and funding of certain candidates. The Koch brothers represent a number of organizations that purport to be conservative and libertarian-leaning, including Freedom Partners, the LIBRE Initiative, Americans for Prosperity, and Generation Opportunity. The billionaires’ businesses include Matador Cattle Company, Koch Pipeline, and Guardian Industries. In an interview with The Hill, Americans for Prosperity President Tim Phillips said the pro-amnesty, pro-mass immigration Koch networks would “closely evaluate”...
  • Are Republicans Draining or Filling the Swamp?

    04/20/2018 7:28:04 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 04/20/2018 | By Chris Talgo and Lennie Jarratt
    On March 9, 2010, Democratic Party speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said, "We have to pass the bill so that you can find out what is in it." Pelosi's infamous words referred to the 2,300-page Affordable Care Act, now more commonly known as "Obamacare." Democratic leadership, anticipating voter backlash, rushed to cram their controversial health care bill through Congress before the 2010 midterm election. Democrats were in such a hurry to send the bill to President Barack Obama, they didn't have time to read it. Obama signed his "legacy bill" on March 23, 2010. Eight months later, Democrats paid...