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Eric Cantor Earns an Opponent - Dave Brat

It's the Primaries, stupid! Eric Cantor long ago abandoned whatever principles he may have had when first elected and any pretense of serving in Congress to advance conservative governance. Cantor is all about maintaining the power of the GOP establishment, that's the opposite of what we are looking for in a conservative leader. To learn more about Dave Brat or volunteer or contribute to his campaign go to DaveBratForCongress.com  

Exec. Tyranny: The Problem's Bigger Than Obama

Bruce Thornton, Front Page Magazine

Obama is just the extreme version of a widespread belief among many in both parties that an enormous, intrusive federal regulatory and redistributionist regime is necessary for “solving problems” that in fact are best left to individuals and state and local government.

Chris Christie Scandal Shows the Danger of Big Government, No Matter Which Party is in Charge

Following the abuses of power by President Obama, Chris Christie's "Bridge-gate"  demonstrates why we need limited government. It’s why we need smaller government. It’s why we need all kinds of safeguards to keep government locked in its cage and tethered to its post  – and why the out-of-control government we have now in America (at all levels) is so dangerous.

The GOP Civil War Is Coming To Your Next Primary Election

The Big Business – Big Government Axis of the Republican establishment has identified their political enemy, and it is us. It is time limited government constitutional conservatives recognized the threat and got serious about organizing a counterattack using our grassroots strength and their hypocrisy against them.

Conservatives Pick Biggest Winner of 2013

Ted Cruz topped the biggest winners of 2013 list because he almost singlehandedly re-energized the Tea Party movement and became the model for a new crop of boat-rocking limited government constitutional candidates who are bent on challenging the Republican establishment and finishing the work the Tea Party started in 2009 and 2010.

Conservatives Pick Biggest Losers of 2013

CHQ readers have spoken and, next to President Obama, they overwhelmingly chose establishment Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner as CHQ’s Biggest Loser of 2013.

Re-Branding the Republican Party

John Fonte, National Review Online

It is time to reexamine the relationship between big business and the American center-right. Can the GOP be re-branded from the party of big business to the party of the little guy? 

Viguerie: Thank God for Barack Obama

ConservativeHQ Chairman Richard Viguerie has a Thanksgiving message for Tea Partiers everywhere: give thanks, for unto us, an extreme liberal was given. 

Restore Constitutional Republicanism

Michael Zimmerman, Carroll County Times (MD)

Mark Levin’s latest book, “The Liberty Amendments,” may hold the potential of transforming our nation’s politics and government on an epic scale. “I undertook this project not because I believe the Constitution, as originally structured is outdated and outmoded, thereby requiring modernization through amendments, but because of the opposite – the necessity and urgency of restoring constitu

Barack Obama: Institutionalizing Incompetence and Lying

There was a time when we conservatives might have applauded a government too incompetent to do its job on the theory that such a government would be less inclined to bother us – under Obama the exact opposite has proved true. If the Obama years have proven anything it is that an incompetent government is the most dangerous kind of government there is.

Palin Warns Against Church of Big Gov

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Sarah Palin blasted the "scrooges" waging a "war on Christmas" and their "zealot-like" faith in an "arrogant" church of big gov't run by the supposed best and brightest that has only caused "irreparable harm" to America.

Virginia Voters Hold the Future of America in Their Hands

Please forward this to your friends and contacts in Virginia. To defeat Terry McAuliffe and his national liberal allies -- and send a message that will be heard from Cape Charles to Hollywood -- Virginia’s limited government constitutional conservatives have to do only one thing today. Go to the polls and vote for Ken Cuccinelli, and then call and email all their Virginia friends and ask them to do the same.

Big Business Wants A Divided GOP – You Can Stop Them

Big Business keeps the Republican establishment alive with its tons of money, even though everyone can see that what’s happening in Washington – the spending and the growth of government – is unsustainable. The limited government conservative grassroots must take a stand against it.

BOEHNER AND COMPANY SHOULD RESIGN

The Republican Party is currently being “led,” if it can be called that, by moderates. But the grassroots of the party is made up of voters who want America governed according to limited government, constitutional, conservative principles.

By Richard A. Viguerie

Social Libs AREN'T Libertarians

Jonah Goldberg, National Review Online

Social liberalism is the foremost impulse for zealous regulation in America. Social libs are regulators at heart.

GOP to Launch Assault on Regs

Ben Goad, The Hill

House Repubs aim to emphasize the toll of red tape as part of a broad assault on Obama’s economic record.

Holding Our Friends' Feet to the Fire

Too many otherwise conservative individuals get elected to Congress and soon come to believe that they are “leaders” entitled to uncritical support, instead of “representatives” translating the wishes of “We the People” into policy and action.

Presidential Poll: Carson and West Join Top Five

What seems to be the common trait among the top five vote-getters in our straw poll is that they are all “boat-rockers” of a limited government constitutional conservative bent – the establishment Republicans on the ballot have been largely relegated to the bottom of the list. We think this portends well for Republican chances in 2016.