Democrats

The House GOP’s Only Constituencies Are Washington And Wall Street

The GOP leadership, the lawyers, the lobbyists, the consultant class of the Republican party, and all the big donors don’t understand that these people are angry. … They are saying that John Boehner doesn’t care about them, and all he cares about is the special interests. I’ve never seen anything like this in the base of a party." 

Lib. Michigan Professor: It's OK To Hate Republicans

Chuck Ross, Daily Caller

Susan J. Douglas hates Republicans and wants you to know about it. When Susan J. Douglas isn't working as a professor & chair of Communications Studies at the Univ.

Senate Confirms Surgeon Gen. Despite Objection of NRA

Sarah Ferris, The Hill

Dr. Vivek Murthy was approved 51-43 as the nation’s top doctor despite opposition from the GOP for his support of gun control & ObamaCare. Three Dems voted against him, while Sen. Mark Kirk (Ill.) was the only Repub. to vote in favor.

How the CRomnibus and GOP Leaders Are Screwing American Workers

The CRomnibus gives Obama millions of dollars to process the paperwork necessary for his unconstitutional amnesty and gives him millions more to educate illegal aliens with the skills necessary for them to stay in America and compete for jobs with American workers and their children.

Republicans' Populist Moment: Squander or Capitalize?

Melanie Kowalski, American Thinker

Now that the once proud Democratic Party has turned itself into the Stalinista party, the Republicans have a quintessential moment in time to reshape domestic and foreign policy. 

R's in Congress Hate the American People. Just Like the Dems.

Erick Erickson, Red State

Tell your congressman to both oppose the rule on the continuing resolution and oppose the resolution itself. If Boehner is going to do this, he should be forced to rely on the very Democrats he’s trying to help.

Democrats Haven’t Learned Anything From Midterms

David Harsanyi, The Federalist

Why aren’t Americans consumed by Democrats’ political concerns all the time about everything always? Maybe they’ve seen the results.

Cronyism, Green Energy and Stupidity

In an act of amazing political stupidity Republican leaders are about to give away billions in taxpayer dollars to fund green energy and other interests that just spent millions trying to defeat the new Republican majority.

Obama Dissolves the Old Republic

Robert Tracinski, The Federalist

Obama is building a system in which everything depends on executive power. What’s Obama’s historical legacy if everything he does can be undone via executive order? Look at the bind he has put his party in.

Chris Christie Takes Himself Out Of The GOP Presidential Sweepstakes – Again

When Kevin McCarthy and Chris Christie talk about “compromise” what they are really talking about is growing government at a slightly slower pace than it would grow if Obama had a Democratic majority on Capitol Hill. That is not what handed Republicans back the majority.

NRCC Lost Many Close CA Races

Jon Fleischman, Breitbart

Nationally, R's had an outstanding election. Besides the huge gains in the Senate, House R's made modest gains (12 seats), bringing their majority to 244 of 435 members. Yet House R's could've had an even better night but for being completely routed by Dems in CA. 

Democrats Against Executive Amnesty

Andrew Stiles, Washington Free Beacon

Another prominent Dem. has repeatedly argued against the president taking executive action on immigration because “that’s not how our system works. That’s not how our democracy functions. That’s not how our Constitution is written.”

Gallup: GOP Congress More Popular Than Obama

John Nolte, Breitbart

R's in Congress enjoy a 42% approval rating. Obama sits at a 39% approval rating. His disapproval rating sits at a whopping 56%. When asked by Gallup who should have more influence over the direction of the US, a majority chose R's in Congress over Obama by a whopping 56-36% margin.

Progressivism's Last Call

J.R. Dunn, American Thinker

What conservatives must let no opportunity pass to shout the death of progressivism. The GOP will attempt to soothe their “friends across the aisle.” In the end, it was and will be the people of this country who set the agenda. 

Democrats, You Did it to Yourselves

Derrick Wilburn, American Thinker

The massive gains by Republicans in the US Congress come at a time when congressional Republicans have all-time low public approval ratings  But despite the fact that seemingly nobody can stand them, Republicans walked to massive victories. 

What's In A Name? Help Us Name The 2014 Wave

The NoBama Wave, the Anti-Amnesty Wave, the Bye-Bye Barack Election, the Fed Up Wave; the 2014 midterm Republican sweep needs a name that reflects its roots in a conservative outpouring against Obama's lawless and feckless six years in office. Please submit your idea for a name for the 2014 midterm wave for a chance to win a prize from our treasure chest of conservative books and other fun stuff.

Why Millenials Rejected Obama

Kristoff Ott, American Thinker

Obama is a 20-watt bulb who uncorked the tired swill of collectivist-utopia for a generation that lacked the perspective and maturity to contextualize it… but that is not why he’s become unpopular with Millenials.

Dems' Warped Image of Women Lost

Kevin D. Williamson, National Review

A funny thing happened in the “war on women.” Mia Love and Joni Ernst won, Wendy Davis and Sandra Fluke lost. Perhaps American women aspire to more than receiving political patronage. 

The War On Women Is Over & We Won

Emily Zanotti, American Spectator

Dems reap their condescension to women. Women got the message that all the Dems think about is their vaginas (when they think about women at all). R's should take this disaster to heart, and note that in many places where they mad

Top 7 Observations from Election Night

Daniel Horowitz, Conservative Review

Election night was a referendum on Obama, Dems are an urban party, young voters waking up, people want less government, now there are only 7 states where D's control the trifecta of state gov't, & R's haven't done enough to defend marriage & state’s rights.