State of the Union Address

On Immigration The “Do Nothing Senate” Should Do Nothing

On immigration the Senate should do what it does best; nothing. If Congress does nothing the law stays as it is, illegal aliens get arrested and deported, the quality of life of American workers and their families is protected, and America protects itself from a future of One Party rule. Now, that’s what we call win – win.

Trump Shoots Down McCain Amnesty Bill

Speaker Ryan’s comments that the House would only take up a bill that President Trump supports puts to rest (at least for the moment) conservative concerns that the open-borders oriented Ryan might try to force through an amnesty bill.  Trump’s rejection of the McCain – Coons amnesty plan puts the pressure back on the Republican Senate to pass a bill that meets the President’s requirements.

The Most Important Thing Trump Said That No One Is Talking About

There was one very important “this changes everything” moment in President Trump’s State of the Union message that no one is talking about – the President’s announcement that he has signed an Executive Order on Protecting America Through Lawful Detention of Terrorists.

CHQ and Ear to the Ground Survey Reveals Trump Supporters Will Not Support President On Amnesty

Trump supporters couldn’t be clearer: 71% of his base they will no longer support the President if amnesty is included in immigration reform. However, they also said they are confident President Trump will follow-through on his campaign promises regarding immigration.

The Elephant In The Room Last Night

There were many things conservatives could applaud in last night’s State of the Union address, but the President’s eloquent paean to the economic promise of America was largely drowned-out by opposition to the notion of giving a path to citizenship to 1.8 million illegal aliens.

Obama Leaves a Few Details Out of SoTU Guest’s Story

Jennifer Van Laar, Independent Journal Review

Using a former Democratic campaign staffer seems to be drawing attention away from his message of economic recovery and helping everyday Americans.

MSNBC Slams O for SOTU Bragging That Was ‘Not Close to Reality’

Kyle Becker, Independent Journal Review

MSNBC hosts, who are routinely supportive of Obama, splashed some cold water on several of O’s claims he made during the State of the Union. Chris Matthews & Andrea Mitchell laid out a sobering picture of why several of O’s words were ‘not close to reality.'

Defiant O Pushes Lib Agenda He Knows Will Go Nowhere

Rick Moran, American Thinker

Obama's State of the Union speech was a throwback, a rehash of liberal ideas and dreams over the last 40 years that have no chance of passage and will never even see the light of day in comm. hearings on the Hill. Then why propose them? 

Obama Takes Credit For Policies He Opposes

Rich Tucker, Breitbart

Obama is certainly fortunate in at least 1 way: The country he leads is innovative and so resource-rich, it’s able to overcome his administration’s attempts to strangle it in red tape. America is surviving in spite of his policies, not because of them.

Libertarian Party to O: Need to Massively Downsize, Defund Gov't

Pete Kasperowicz, The Blaze

The Libertarian Party dismissed Obama’s State of the Union address as another effort to “make Big Gov't even bigger.” Arvin Vohra of the Nat'l Libertarian Comm. said O’s ideas, & even those being advanced by many R's, are about letting the gov't take more control over people’s lives.

Obama’s State of the Union in Three Words – Please Add Yours

Here are ten of our favorites "State of the Union in Three Words" tweets. Have some fun and add yours.

Clawson’s Tea Party Response To Obama’s SOTU Versus GOP Establishment Response

Contrast Sen. Joni Ernst's role as spokesman for the emptiness of the establishment Republican agenda, with that of Rep. Curt Clawson and the limited government constitutional conservatives of the Tea Party.

Today Is A Good Day To Recall The November Mandate Voters Gave The GOP

Obama’s State of the Union address is a good time to remind your Member of Congress that he or she was elected to protect and defend the Constitution from the tidal wave of Obama's encroachments that threaten the basic God-given freedom from government that individuals are guaranteed. 

CHQ Endorsed Rep. Curt Clawson To Give Tea Party Response To Obama’s SOTU

Outsider Rep. Curt Clawson, whom CHQ endorsed in the FL-19 special primary last year, has been chosen to deliver the Tea Party response to President Obama's State of the Union address tonight. The best way to see Clawson's Tea Party response to Obama is through the Tea Party Express livestream at www.TeaPartyExpress.org.

GOP Flocks to Bill Curbing Obama's Power

Molly K. Hooper, The Hill

43 House Repubs. have recently backed legislation that calls for legal action against Obama. Obama threatened to enact policies if Congress didn't act in his State of the Union address.

Why Mike Lee's TeaParty Response Was Amazing

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

Here are a few reasons why Lee's speech was so on-point: he slammed estab. R's, called for protest and cited the Founding Fathers, finally offered a populist Repub. explanation of economic inequality, emphasized education, and pushed states’ rights.

Keene: Obama Turns Authoritarian

David Keene, The Washington Times

Obama has turned authoritarian, rather than work with Congress. His SOTU address was more of a rally cry than a speech.

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.

Wake Up & Realize: YOU Are America

Jen Kuznicki, CNS News

There is no more time for those who think it will fix itself, putting the burden on others since they haven't the stomach. Sunshine Patriots will be given no quarter. 

Obama’s SOTU Brings Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged to Life

Whatever they said in response to Obama's State of the Union address, until Republicans actually fight Obama’s agenda to a conclusion that does not involve caving-in to the President’s plan to bring about the dystopian world of government enforced income equality that Ayn Rand envisioned in Atlas Shrugged they will remain irrelevant.