Haley Barbour

Ed Martin: One Man of Integrity Makes an Army

Missouri GOP Chairman Ed Martin has worked on building up the Missouri GOP’s ground game and made a point of asking the tough questions at the Republican National Committee and, in the process, has apparently earned the enmity of the insiders who run the RNC. Now he's demanding an investigation into the race-baiting ads in Mississippi sponsored by two of the RNC's most powerful insiders -- former RNC Chairman Haley Barbour and his nephew Mississippi GOP National Committeeman Henry Barbour.

Will the Republican Party of Mississippi Follow Its Own Rules?

The facts in the challenge to Mississippi's tainted Senate runoff appear to be on Chris McDaniel's side, but will the Mississippi Republican State Executive Committee have the integrity to act upon those facts?

CONFIRMED: Senate GOP Leaders Paid for Attacks On Conservatives

Erick Erickson, Red State

The attack ads in MS run by “All Citizens for Mississippi” were funded by Senate R's, including Sens. Mitch McConnell, John Cornyn, Rob Portman, Bob Corker, and Roy Blunt. Senate Repub. leaders are willing to risk losing a majority so they can get their own re-elected. 

True the Vote Alleges "Stunning Evidence of Election Subversion," Restraining Order Filed!

True The Vote says it possesses dozens of signed affidavits “containing stunning evidence of election subversion,” including the “destruction of voters’ absentee ballot applications and mandatory envelopes” and “illegal alteration of poll books.” Now they are headed to federal court with their evidence of vote fraud in the Mississippi Republican Senate runoff.

Donor Controversies Hit "Mississippi Conservatives"

Jeffery Lord, American Spectator

Unease in the GOP over Mississippi? This goes way, way beyond Mississippi.

Ted Cruz Slams DC Machine's Tactics in MS

Paula Bolyard, PJ Media

”It would be abominable if Republicans were involved in voter fraud & I think the only fair thing to do for voters in Mississippi and the only fair thing for the integrity of the election is to investigate the allegations seriously and then to prosecute anyone who was involved in criminal conduct.”

Donor Controversy Hits MS Conservatives

Jeffery Lord, American Spectator

Hundreds of thousands were donated by Dems., Rove PAC and Bush supporters to lobbyist Haley Barbour's "Mississippi Conservative PAC" to fund racist robo calls on behalf of Cochran. Jeb Bush's top adviser is linked to this also. 

FEC Looks Into PAC That Backed Cochran

Chuck Ross, Daily Caller

The Fed. Election Commission is looking into whether Barbour's Mississippi Conservatives PAC violated campaign finance law in its bid to help re-elect U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran.

Report: Haley Barbour Tied to Race-Baiting Anti-TEA Party Ads

Breitbart TV

The group responsible for anti-Tea Party ads in Mississippi, Citizens for Progress, is a group tied to former RNC chair and Gov. Haley Barbour.

Reince Priebus: Why the Silence on Mississippi?

Conservatives must keep the heat on state and national Republican Party leaders to make sure there was no vote fraud in the Mississippi runoff AND also take decisive action to make sure what happened to conservative Chris McDaniel and his supporters in Mississippi doesn't happen in other GOP primaries. RED ALERT: Matt Boyle of Breitbart and freelance journalist Charles C. Johnson report that a black Mississippi pastor has emerged to claim Sen. Thad Cochran's campaign paid “thousands” of Democrats $15 each to vote in the June 24 GOP runoff – and that he was part of the scheme. SIGN THE PETITION DEMANDING THE RNC INVESTIGATE WHAT HAPPENED IN MISSISSIPPI!

Conservatives: We Need 24 Hours of Non-Stop Work for Chris McDaniel

Haley Barbour's Mississippi political machine and the GOP establishment won’t go quietly or easily. In the final 24 hours of his campaign conservatives must hit thousands of doors, make phone calls, send email, post on social media and make sure every voter in Mississippi who demands change in Washington gets to the polls tomorrow, June 24, and votes for Chris McDaniel for Senator. Breaking News: Matthew Boyle of Breitbart reports "A staffer for Sen. Thad Cochran’s (R-MS) re-election campaign was arrested and accused by police of stealing campaign signs for Cochran's primary opponent, state senator Chris McDaniel."

Brett Favre's Pro-Cochran Ad Payback to Barbour?

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

A drunk-driving accident involving Brett Favre's brother (who only had to serve 1 of the 14 years of his sentence) and the death of a friend raises questions about whether the unusual Cochran endorsement is political payback to former Gov. Haley Barbour, who is strongly backing Cochran. 

What Tradition Is Barbour and Cochran Protecting?

Jen Kuznicki, JenKuznicki.com

The lack of an interest in conservative traditions is what Barbour represents, and defeating Cochran, and his proxy, Barbour will go a long way to strengthening the once great, but now troubled political party who, with Barbour’s strong arm, would take us into many years of darkness and injustice.

PAC Working With Dem. to Get Out Black Vote for Cochran

Joe Schaeffer, NewsMax

Trailing in the polls and facing increasing concerns about their aged candidate's mental fitness, supporters of Sen. Thad Cochran have taken desperate measures to stave off tea party challenger Chris McDaniel: getting a Dem. political operative to canvass, and, several critics allege, buy black votes on his behalf.

Tea Party Exposes Barbour's Seedy Role in MS Senate Race

Associated Press Staff

"You'd be hard-pressed to find a more desperate person than a DC lobbyist who thinks his fees are being threatened," said Barney Keller of Club for Growth. "Haley Barbour is losing a race in his own backyard.

Cochran Shifts Gears in Desperate Bid to Win Runoff

David M Drucker, Washington Examiner

The Thad Cochran campaign isn't even pretending to be conservative any more. Instead, to widen the pool of prospective voters, Cochran will run more explicitly on his record as a moderate conservative who will continue to deliver the federal funds and projects credited for untold thousands of MS jobs.

Mississippi Voters Stagger Cochran and K Street

Timothy P. Carney, Washington Examiner

Unlike Mississippi voters, corporate earmark recipients and their K Street lobbyists are fighting to keep Thad Cochran in office. Liberal GOP lobbyists Haley Barbour and John Feehery count on having Cochran on their side to help them grow the influence (and purses) of their corporate, special interest clients.

Haley Barbour Not Backing Down in MS Race

ABC New Radio

Despite Chris McDaniel's status as the top vote-getter in the Mississippi GOP Senate primary, Haley Barbour is still backing loser Thad Cochran and is ready to throw more money via his super PAC Mississippi Conservatives into nasty anti-McDaniels smear tactics.

Mississippi Conservatives: Vote Chris McDaniel TODAY

If you live in Mississippi and haven’t yet voted for Chris McDaniel we urge you to go straight to the polls and cast your ballot for Chris McDaniel for Senator and for real change in Washington.

End the Scandals: Vote McDaniel in Mississippi’s GOP Senate Primary

From renting an apartment from a staff member and traveling the world with her to questionable schemes by the Haley Barbour political machine to fund attacks on his opponent 36-year incumbent: Senator Thad Cochran's campaign is floundering in scandal.