conservative candidates for office

GOP Establishment Plays Games: America Loses

The Republican establishment is playing games to stay in power, and the losers in the game are the people of Tennessee, you the American taxpayer, and your children and grandchildren.

Mooney's House Bid Unites Conservatives of All Stripes

John Gizzi, NewsMax

Nat'l conservative groups and their leaders are united in rallying to the candidacy of Alex Mooney for Congress in WV's 2nd district. Mooney, the tea party candidate to replace Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, was endorsed by a host of conservatives, including the Tea Party Express and Ron Paul.

Moderates vs. Conservatives: Which Repub. PACs Came Out On Top?

Katie Singh, Burnt Orange Report

Looking at which PAC's candidates did the best, we found that moderate Republicans are still struggling, and the Tea Party is doing significantly better than one might think.

Schlafly Endorses Bob Marshall for VA10

Bob Marshall Campaign

"He won't take orders from Republican consultants or Washington power brokers. Bob never voted for a tax increase. He passed laws to protect our privacy, increase transparency in government, uphold our constitutional rights, defend innocent life, and uphold Marriage," stated Phyllis Schlafly.

Levin Joins Palin In Endorsing TW Shannon

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Mark Levin endorsed Okla. Senate candidate T.W. Shannon. Shannon, arguably the most conservative House Speaker in Okla.'s history, has been surging in the polls, propelled in part by Sarah Palin's endorsement.

Outsider Curt Clawson Is the CHQ Pick In FL-19

Outsider Curt Clawson, a former Purdue University basketball standout and corporate CEO, who is strong on life and is an inspired advocate of a Ronald Reagan – Jack Kemp-style of growth-oriented conservatism is our choice in the FL-19 Special Election. Learn more about Curt Clawson or to volunteer or donate to his campaign HERE.

Conserv. Wagner Crushes GOP-E In Stunning Write-In Campaign

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

The tide of revolt rising across the nation has now swept a conservative (Scott Wagner) to a write-in victory in an obscure Penn. state Senate race with 48% of the vote. This can easily mean the elections of 2014 are going to be a big deal.

T.W. Shannon for U.S. Senate

Erick Erickson, Red State

T.W. Shannon, the Okla. Speaker of the House, is going to become a rockstar within not just the GOP, but the conservative movement. I believe he will also be more consistently conservative in his votes than his opponent.

CA R's Roar for TeaPartier at Convention

Reuters

Cal. Repubs. wrapped up their annual state convention with a roar of approval for the Tea Party's Tim Donnelly, who's challenging Dem. Gov. Jerry Brown. Donnelly, a state assemblyman who led the anti-illegal immigration Minutemen Project, got a standing ovation for a speech that warned of gov't tyranny.

Establishment Republican Mike Simpson Facing Grassroots Challenge

The Club for Growth PAC has endorsed fiscal conservative Bryan Smith for the Idaho 2 seat in Congress and released an ad making the case that Big Government Republican Mike Simpson must be replaced.

Conservative Candidate Igor Birman Gets Lee Endorsement

Igor Birman, the conservative in the Republican primary in California's 7th congressional district, has signed on to Mike Lee's national conservative reform agenda. We need more Republican primary candidates like Birman who commit to specific action on the conservative agenda once they are nominated and elected.

Our Conservative Friend Jeff Bell Files For New Jersey Senate Seat

We are encouraged by Jeff Bell’s run for the Senate in New Jersey. Like Bill Kristol, we expect Bell to punch way above his weight class in the match-up against incumbent Democrat Cory Booker because Bell will draw a distinct contrast between his conservative world view and the secular liberal world view of Booker. 

If Wolf Were A GOP Incumbent, NRSC Would Be Defending Him

Dan Reihl, ReihlWorld.com

The NRSC is attacking a conservative and protecting a weak Dem. incumbent in a primary. They go after reform-minded Republicans harder than they do Democrats.

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.

It’s the Primaries, Stupid! Palin Endorses Katrina Pierson in Texas 32

Establishment Republican and Boehner henchman Pete Sessions favors amnesty and has used his powerful position in Congress to oppose defunding Obamacare, has voted to raise the debt ceiling, and has been an advocate for the NSA intrusion into our freedoms -- it's time for a change in TX-32 and feisty conservative fighter Katrina Pierson is the kind of change we need.

PA State House Candidate Wants Constitutional Convention

Jan Murphy, PennLive.com

Political newcomer Chris Nelson, 31, is seeking the Repub. nomination in the May primary for PA's 87th state House district seat now held by five-term GOP incumbent Glen Grell. Nelson is advocating a revival of the Constitution to rein in the fed.