Whether He Wins or Loses Today, Ted Cruz Needs to Stay in Till June 7

Erick Erickson, The Resurgent

Certainly there is fatigue setting in and certainly the Republican establishment is lining up against Cruz, but the establishment was never for him and will never be for him. Conservatives though, and the party as a whole, still need a viable alternative to the electoral disaster that comes with Donald Trump.

Ted Cruz Has Skyrocketed 19 Points in Three Months in California

Erick Erickson, The Resurgent

National polling tends to lag state level polling. We now have an Iowa poll that shows Cruz in first. We have a California poll showing Cruz is in first. National polling has Cruz going up. I suspect pretty soon we are going to see national polling showing Cruz in the lead.

California Gun Law Will Let Police Confiscate Legally-Owned Weapons

Blake Neff, Daily Caller

Once granted, police can use the restraining order to confiscate all of a person’s guns and ammunition, and the person is also barred from buying or possessing guns and ammo for the duration of the order. A full court hearing must then be heard within three weeks. At that hearing, a judge will be able to extend the restraining order for an entire year.

Gun Violence Erupts in a State of Gun Control

Debra J. Saunders, American Spectator

I certainly don’t think “gun safety” laws could stop terrorists. If Congress were to pass such a ban, then lawmakers would have to grandfather existing assault weapons. Manufacturers would find legal ways around Washington restrictions. The kind of Americans who want to take charge of their own defense would buy them. The public would not be safer. The new gun law would be about as effective as the war on drugs.

Media Races To Make San Bernardino Shooting About Planned Parenthood

Blake Neff, Daily Caller

Just minutes after reports emerged of a shooting in San Bernardino, Calif., members of the media quickly began to draw a dubious connection between the shooting and Planned Parenthood, even though the nearest clinic is about a mile away and there is no evidence it is involved.

Why Nanny Statists Hate the 4th Amendment

Mark J. Fitzgibbons, American Thinker

Why do nanny statists like Obama & Kamala Harris violate the 4th Amendment? It’s a way to deprive citizens, nonprofits & businesses of constitutional rights before they reach the due process stage. It's big-stick intimidation.

NRCC Lost Many Close CA Races

Jon Fleischman, Breitbart

Nationally, R's had an outstanding election. Besides the huge gains in the Senate, House R's made modest gains (12 seats), bringing their majority to 244 of 435 members. Yet House R's could've had an even better night but for being completely routed by Dems in CA. 

Still Undecided: 18 House, 2 Senate, 6 Governor Races

David Eldridge, Roll Call

After a night of historic wins by the GOP, there are still a handful of key races, mostly in CA & AZ, that The AP had not yet called Weds. morning. The VA & AK Senate races are still toss-ups, too.

Driver's Licenses for Illegals an Issue in 3 States

Jon Feere, The Hill

Granting driver's licenses to illegal immigrants has raised national security concerns. In CO, OR, and CA, the granting of driver's licenses to illegal aliens has generated controversy and raised national security concerns that have gone largely unreported.

National GOP: We'll Still Back DeMaio

Alex Isenstadt, Politico

National Republicans are standing behind California congressional candidate Carl DeMaio in the wake of allegations from a former staffer that DeMaio sexually harassed, intimidated and threatened to bribe him to keep him quiet.

What Exactly Is Comprehensive Immigration Reform?

Victor Davis Hanson, PJ Media

If proponents of so-called reform detailed exactly what they wanted, Americans would never support their self-interested agendas.

If Your Child Is In A Portable Classroom Thank An Illegal Alien

American taxpayers and neighborhoods will keep footing the bill for the lawless immigration policies of Democrats like President Obama and California Governor Jerry Brown through higher taxes and a lower quality of life for as long as voters allow these policies to continue. Sign our petitions to stop new federal spending on illegal children and to defend America's borders.

Military Bases Being Turned Into Permanent Refugee Camps

Three U.S. military bases are now being used to house illegal aliens, but according to our research several more are being considered. Unless Congress acts these bases may become permanent "refugee" camps.

Murrieta Patriots Face Down Feds – But 300,000 More Illegal Aliens Are On Their Way

The tide headed for our southern border shows no sign of abating, but House Republicans could mitigate the disaster if they stood tall and used their constitutional power of the purse to rein-in Obama's lawless open borders policy. SIGN OUR PETITION TO DEFEND THE BORDER.

Patriot Nurse's Protests Block Illegals

Gina Loudon, WND

The gov't dumps thousands of sick and dangerous illegals on towns with no resources to help and no ability to enforce the laws that would repatriate them. “It’s lawlessness,” said Patrice Lynes, organizer of the Murrieta, CA, blockade that caused a planned illegal-alien drop-off in her city to be turned back.

Murrieta Shows Citizens Can Strike Back Against Illegal Alien Invasion

Like the standoff at the Bundy Ranch, the protest at Murrieta didn’t end Obama’s law breaking, but it did show that American citizens are finally not afraid to act on their own to defend American sovereignty when their government won’t, and that should inspire others across the country to do the same.

Protesters Block Illegal Detainees' Buses

Matt Hansen & Mark Boster, LA Times

A crowd of 200 to 300 people in downtown Murrieta, CA surrounded 3 buses carrying immigrant detainees, causing the buses to turn around before they reached a Border Patrol station in the Riverside County city.

TParty Fights Back on US Flag Shirt Ban

Joe Saunders, Biz Pac Review

Tea party groups in CA will protest outside Live Oak High against admin.’ refusal to allow students to attend school wearing US flag shirts to avoid offending Hispanics on Cinco de Mayo. The lib. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the ban.

NRA Takes 2nd Amendment Cases to Court

Associated Press Staff

The NRA lent legal assistance to Edward Peruta and Christopher Haga, two men who's send amendment rights were infringed up on by CA local officials, as part of its aggressive legal and political campaign to blunt gun controls across the nation.

Destroying the GOP: How Immigration Turned CA Blue

John Bennett, American Thinker

The pro-amnesty Republicans should think clearly about what happened to the Golden State.