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Trump’s New York Values: Appoint Pro-Partial-Birth Abortion Judges, Like His Sister

This is the first in a series of four articles on Donald Trump's "New York values" by Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
Pro-life voters in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina don’t need a translator to understand what Ted Cruz was talking about when he attacked Donald Trump and his “New York values.” Those values came through loud and clear in Trump’s praise of his pro-partial-birth abortion sister as the model for a “phenomenal” Supreme Court Justice.

Rubio Isn’t Backing Down On Support For Amnesty

Just in case you thought Marco Rubio’s conflicting statements about his support for “comprehensive immigration reform,” signaled a change in his position on amnesty for illegal aliens, Rubio’s performance on NBC’s “Meet the Press" this past Sunday settled that question once and for all. He’s still for amnesty.

Trump's Big Reveal

We like Trump's populist message, and so far Trump’s many flip-flops, inconsistent positions and bombastic personal attacks on his opponents haven’t hurt him, but last night revealed a Donald Trump that was anything but a selfless patriot – and the crowd didn’t like it much.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Donald Trump won the Fox Business debate, but is he eligible?

Donald Trump narrowly “won” Thursday night’s debate, but Ted Cruz held his own. Plus, Time to end the undercard debates; Trump and Cruz’s exchanges were entertaining but with no resolution; Why Ted Cruz feels so comfortable in debates; Ben Carson is the Republican race’s good guy with a troubled campaign; Establishment melt-down. Jeb disengages but Christie and Rubio jump in, and, Summing it up – time for choosing is at hand.

Ted Cruz takes back the lead in Iowa

Erick Erickson, The Resurgent

In the Des Moines Register poll, Cruz has a three point lead. Likewise, in the newest ABC News poll, Cruz has the highest popularity among Republican voters, which Gallup’s polling also reflects…Other campaigns are beginning to admit Cruz has outworked them on the ground in Iowa. He has operations in every county, he has Steve King’s endorsement, he has Bob Vander Plaats’s endorsement, and he has the highest popularity.

Nikki Haley to Conservative Grassroots: Sit Down and Shut Up

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
In my 50+ years of being active in the conservative movement at the national level I can’t think of another time when the Republican establishment so blatantly hijacked a national television opportunity to rebut a liberal President and used it to attack the voters they need to win the presidency.

SPECIAL REPORT: Cruz and Trump dominate the lead-up to Iowa Caucuses

In this very unusual Republican primary election, the contest looks to be a fight to the end between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz in Iowa. In a stark departure from past years, there doesn’t appear to be a significant establishment contender in the state.

Richard Viguerie sets the record straight on the evangelical vote

Michael Patrick Leahy, Breitbart

“So in the battle for who’s going to get the lion’s share of evangelical voters in the GOP presidential nomination contest, it’s not a fair fight,” Richard Viguerie concludes. “The limited government, constitutional wing of the Republican Party has been preparing for this election for forty years and Senator Ted Cruz is the candidate they’ve been waiting for.”

Donald Trump, Republican establishment headed for convention showdown

Ralph Z. Hallow, Washington Times

Establishment Republican leaders already are working to deny Mr. Trump the nomination. Their operatives are quietly recruiting prospective delegates to commit to voting for someone other than Mr. Trump or Mr. Cruz if the nomination goes to a second ballot July 18.

Trump takes credit as NH paper cut from debate

Bradford Richardson, The Hill

ABC is severing its partnership with the New Hampshire Union Leader for the Feb. 6 Republican primary debate, and Donald Trump says he made the network do it. “I am pleased to announce that I had the Union Leader removed from the upcoming debate,” Trump said on Sunday in a statement to The Hill.

Revolt of the Politically Incorrect

Daniel Henninger, Wall Street Journal

Donald Trump and indeed Ben Carson popped the valves on pressure that’s been building in the U.S., piece by politically correct piece, for 25 years. Since at least the early 1990s, a lot of the public has been intimidated into keeping its mouth shut and head down about subjects in the political and social life of the country that the elites stipulated as beyond discussion or dispute.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Yes, Ted Cruz Is A Natural Born Citizen

National Review's Andrew C. McCarthy explains why Ted Cruz is indeed eligible to run for President and says on substance, Donald Trump’s self-serving cracks about his rival are specious and that “Senator Ted Cruz is wise to laugh off Donald Trump’s intimation that his constitutional qualifications to serve as president may be debatable.”