GOP Civil War

Don't Trust Coulter on the TeaParty

Jen Kuznicki, JenKuznicki.com

Ann wants to keep on pumping DC full of more and more liberal squish. She went to great lengths before '12 elections to push out every conservative, played like a conservative enough to fool enough people. Don’t trust her with your voting decisions, or your pocketbook.

Thomas Sowell, Theorist, vs Ted Cruz, Warrior

Mark West, TCOT Report

Conservatives like Cruz are simply seeking to restore our nation to our founding principles. It’s shameful that the Party that supposedly agrees with conservatives on principle is so caught up with maintaining their power that they are all too often willing to sacrifice principle and even country to keep that power.

Ann Coulter Is Full Of It

Now that the Tea Party movement has grown politically sophisticated enough to adopt the tools that the establishment uses to stay in power, such as PACs, and the Senate Conservatives Fund PAC is being effective against incumbent Big Government establishment Republicans, Coulter wants to disarm the opposition.

The Ted Cruz Majority

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

Ted Cruz is in the process of making a new Reagan Revolution, the Cruz Majority. Over the vociferous objections of the same kind of people who kept warning Repubs. that if they listened to Reagan they'd get clobbered. Which is exactly why Ted Cruz is being greeted as a hero.

Coulter and Hannity Spar Over Tea Party & Establishment

Jason Howerton, The Blaze

Ann Coulter and Sean Hannity clashed over the tactics being used by some Tea Party lawmakers in DC. Hannity commended lawmakers for taking a stand for principles. Coulter criticized Tea Partyers who focus on “defeating estab. Repubs.” instead of Dems. She said GOP should focus on the Senate and Obamacare.

'Retire Mitch' McConnell Signs Pop Up in Kentucky

Joseph Gerth, The Courier-Journal

Conservative opponents of Mitch McConnell have installed "Retire Mitch" yard signs throughout Kentucky. FreedomWorks for America, which announced that it's endorsing McConnell’s GOP primary challenger, Matt Bevin, and would spend up to $500,000 toward that cause, paid for the signs.

Establishment Repub. Mega-Donors Plan GOP War Council

Alexander Burns and Kenneth P. Vogel, Politico

Mainstream Media's POLITICO reports on the latest alliance of corporatists and ruling class politicians forming against conservatives.

Boehner and Kingston More Conservative Than Broun? Give Us A Break!

Conservatism is not a smorgasbord from which you can select a few convenient morsels, it is a coherent view of governance. Georgia's Paul Broun has a record of holding that view and acting on it, Jack Kingston and John Boehner do not.

McCain: Republicans 'Must Act' on Immigration Reform

Laura Barron-Lopez, The Hill

As the debate brews over whether Republicans will take up the doomed task of pushing through immigration "reform" and granting a free pass to illegals, estab. RINO Sen. John McCain said he is hopeful Republicans will put something forward. 

Make DC Listen: The Republican Surrender Caucus Still Capitulating to Cheap Labor Lobby and Dems

Run -- don’t walk – to the phone NOW and call your Representative to demand that he or she pledge to oppose any proposal that gives illegal aliens a free pass (amnesty) and doesn’t secure our borders. Pandering to immigrants is just part of the establishment Republicans’ and Democrats' political subterfuge to gain votes without any consideration of our fragile economy. Amnesty is the beginning of the end of the freedom-loving America we once knew. Call your representative now and demand they sign our pledge to oppose amnesty before it’s too lateDon’t forget to also sign and share the "Fire Boehner" petition.

Tea Party Still Needed to Prevent GOP Lurch Toward Big Gov't

Philip Klein, Washington Examiner

If Tea Party activists are unable to make clear policy demands, then GOP pres. candidates will hire the same old GOP advisers who'll use tired old proposals. A more pragmatic Tea Party movement is still the best hope for limited gov't supporters who want to prevent the GOP from going back to its Bush-era embrace of big gov't.

Illegal Immigration and the Catholic Addiction to the Dems.

Robert Klein Engler, American Thinker

What is it that some Catholic cardinals -- and many Catholics in general -- do not understand about "illegal" in the designation "illegal alien"? 

Reagan's Roadmap to Victory

Herbert E. Meyer, American Thinker

A roadmap to victory for today's conservatives courtesy of the Master.

Rand Paul's Prediction About Future Prez Elections May Frighten Many

Erica Ritz, The Blaze

Rand Paul made a bold prediction about the remaining presidential elections in his lifetime. “I think Republicans will not win again in my lifetime … unless they become a new GOP, a new Republican Party,” Paul said. “And it has to be a transformation. Not a little tweaking at the edges.”

The Capitol Hill GOP Leaders Are Frauds

For decades CHQ Chairman Richard Viguerie has been hammering away on the Republican establishment on Capitol Hill for trying to dupe limited government constitutional conservative voters. Now a new generation of conservatives is joining Viguerie in calling out the Republican congressional “leaders” as frauds. Sign and share the "Fire Boehner" petition.

Boehner Gives In on Debt; Conservatives Revolt Over Lack of Cuts

Pete Kasperowicz, The Hill

Rank and file House R's opposed to their leadership's debt limit plan are brainstorming new ways to limit federal spending. Even as GOP leaders seem intent on pushing through a debt ceilng bill this week that doesn't demand any new spending curbs, several conservative lawmakers are pressing for new ideas.

Memo to Conservatives: Republicans Aren't Your Friends

Matthew Vadum, American Thinker

One of the reasons the national Republican Party is such a mess is because Republicans are far too reluctant to criticize their own.

Rand Paul Says GOP Infighting is a Good Thing

Dan Merica, CNN

“Where are we? People say 'don’t fight, you just have to go along to get along,'” Rand Paul said. “We should fight. We should struggle for what we believe in and try to move the party forward.”