Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan, Ted Cruz, and the Tea Party at Five

Ronald Reagan built his coalition by taking all the discontents within the Republican Party and molding them into a coherent conservative ideology and a winning coalition that defeated the Republican establishment in the primaries. After just five short years the grassroots limited government constitutional conservatives of the Tea Party movement are well on their way to doing the same thing.

Obama’s Treasonous Squandering of American Power

It took sixty-nine years to build America into the world's only superpower; it has taken Obama less than six to flippantly throwaway America’s national influence and unilaterally disarm America through a conscious and treasonous hollowing-out of America’s military capability. Sign and share the petition to impeach Barack Obama.

Reagan's Heirs: The Tea Party

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

The Tea Party will be celebrating a remarkable 5-year national movement that in turn is famous for the values that were so closely identified with Ronald Reagan. That is why the ferocious nature of the attacks on the Tea Party — why the need of the Big Lie that casts the Tea Party not only as something it is not. 

Adam Laxalt for Attorney General

Kathryn Jean Lopez, National Review

A new face with a familiar name seeks office in Nevada. Adam Paul Laxalt wants to be the next attorney general of Nevada. His grandfather was a senator and governor of Nevada and close friend to Ronald Reagan.

Book Review: Dan Bongino's "Life Inside the Bubble"

Former Secret Service agent turned conservative congressional candidate Dan Bongino’s “Life Inside the Bubble” has just been added to my list of favorite political memoirs.

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.

Buchanan: US Failure to Police Mexican Border Killed GOP Majority

Joe Schaeffer, NewsMax

The Republican majority built under Presidents Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan began to “lose the country” when it failed to police the Mexican border two decades ago, conservative commentator Pat Buchanan says.

U of SC Textbook's Disgusting Attack of Reagan, Conservatives

Jennifer Burke, Tea Party News Network

A textbook by Cengage used by the Univ. of SC is disparaging Reagan by portraying him as a racist, a sexist, as well as stating that conservatives view people as ‘lazy and non-charitable’.

Reagan Biographer Craig Shirley: GOP Resembles a Crime Family

Craig Shirley, Rush Limbaugh and Pat Caddell think the reason Congress has not gotten to the bottom of the IRS targeting of conservatives and Tea Party movement groups is because the establishment GOP wants the IRS to hobble these groups just as much or more than do the Democrats.

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.

Reagan's Roadmap to Victory

Herbert E. Meyer, American Thinker

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

Reagan's Amnesty Didn't Work

W. James Antle III, Daily Caller

Unlike many of our current political leaders, Reagan actually learned from his mistakes. Conservatives should also avoid repeating his immigration failure.

Reagan’s True Legacy: The Tea Party

Craig Shirley, Reuters

In his own ideological journey from New Deal Democrat supporter to intellectual conservatism, Reagan spoke out against the tyranny of government over the individual.

Common Core Curriculum Twists The Facts

Eric Owens, Daily Caller

Common Core lesson plans attack Ronald Reagan, list Abraham Lincoln's religion as 'liberal,' and suggest the 2000 election of George W. Bush was "unfair."

Return of the Reagan Revolution

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

Revolution is in the GOP air. As Jenny Beth Martin can verify, millions are ready to back up that revolution with their money and time. Their political targets are Repubs. who, in one way or another, have signed on to the “cult of the state.”

DeMint Blasts Obama Over Exec. Orders

Amy Payne, Heritage Foundation Blog

"Obama and his apologists insist that ruling through executive action is the only option because we live in an exceptionally partisan age. Tell that to Ronald Reagan who worked with a Congress led by liberal Democrats, or Bill Clinton, who found ways to work with a Congress that had impeached him," said Jim DeMint.

Ben Carson Compared to Reagan as '16 Draft Effort Continues

Kevin Derby, Sunshine State News

Conservatives and tea partiers continue to try to recruit Dr. Ben Carson to run for president in 2016. John Phillip Sousa IV, chair of the Nat'l Draft Ben Carson for President Committee, compared Carson to Reagan, and argued that Carson was the only Repub. candidate who could defeat Hillary Clinton.

Want to Be On The Front Lines for 2016 and Beyond?

Altering American history by raising $7 billion for conservative and Christian organizations, direct marketing legend Richard Viguerie and his companies of world-class marketers are calling all conservative marketing professionals to join the crusade to strengthen the conservative movement.

Has the GOP Become the Party of Christie?

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

If the GOP is to be the party of Bridget Kelly, Brad Dayspring, the NRSC and Chris Christie — a party that is a fraternal order of consensus politicians and their power grasping staff — the GOP will not only not win an election they should win. They will deserve to lose. Again.

Establishment GOP Leaders Take The 30 Pieces Of Silver To Pass Amnesty

The passive, weak-kneed, and principle-free response of the GOP establishment to demands for amnesty for illegal aliens is to be expected of a Party whose leading establishment figures, like Haley Barbour, readily take the 30 pieces of silver from Big Business, rather than fight for American workers, the rule of law and American exceptionalism.