Conservatives

Are Conservatives AWOL In Biggest Privacy Fight?

There is no longer a wall between the private sector and government surveillance. Yet, conservative and liberty minded elected officials and organizations appear to be AWOL in the fight to ensure Google does not seal key documents in a lawsuit against its practice of scanning email sent through its Gmail system.

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.

Time to Defend Marriage and Federalism

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

Republicans might not have the votes to enact marriage protection right now, but we still have a voice. We should use it.

Gohmert Launches Conservative PAC to Defend Against GOP-E Attacks

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) is launching a new political action committee to help defend House conservatives from 2014 attacks from mainstream Republican PACs. The new GOH Conservative PAC “defends conservative Republicans from the attacks that come from the mainstream."

Cruz Calls Out GOP Leaders as Dishonest on Debt Issue

Humberto Sanchez, Roll Call

Ted Cruz ripped his fellow GOP senators on conservative talk radio. “Why is Congress at a 13 percent approval rating?” Cruz asked on the “Mark Levin Show” Thurs. “Because people don’t like to be lied to.”

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’.

DeMint: R's Had Little Choice on Debt Vote

Sandy Fitzgerald, Newsmax

Jim DeMint believes R's did the only thing they thought they could do. "Repub. leaders have figured out that they either give Obama all the money and debt he wants or he's going to close the gov't down and blame it on them."

Is Obama Accelerating the Collapse of America?

Wayne Allyn Root, The Blaze

Obama no longer cares to hide his radical Marxist ideology and is no longer hiding the fact that he is a tyrant, dictator, communist, and hater of America, capitalism and Judeo Christian values. It’s now clear it’s “pedal to the metal” towards the destruction of America. Who will stop him?

Reagan's Roadmap to Victory

Herbert E. Meyer, American Thinker

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

Article V: An Emergency Solution, Hidden In Plain SIght

Mark Meckler, Breitbart

Article V of the Constitution: a solution as big as the problem. It is our moral obligation to use it.

Dr. Ben Carson Blasts 'Gestapo' IRS Tactics

David A. Patten, NewsMax

Dr. Benjamin Carson, who is considered a possible contender for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, said that he and his family have been personally targeted by the IRS in retribution for his frank critique of Obama’s policies.

Bill O'Reilly's Not Much of a Factor in Conservative Politics

Jen Kuznicki, JenKuznicki.com

Suggestions from O’Reilly and others who are not part of the Repub. base really fall on deaf ears because even though his show is called the Factor, his musings are really not a factor when it comes to the direction of the Party he doesn’t identify with.

Rand Paul's Case: 'Libertarian' Isn't 'Libertine'

Katie Glueck, Politico

Sen. Rand Paul outlined his vision for the future of the Republican Party, offering a conservative case for embracing the libertarian-leaning wing of the GOP, of which he is a pillar.

Will: O Knows He Has Media Covering for Him on IRS

Brent Baker, NewsBusters.org

George Will zinged the media’s duplicity in how they have approached the IRS scandal versus past major scandals when a Repub. was President, a lack of interest Obama recognizes and, “hence, his sense of weariness and boredom as he discussed this with Bill O’Reilly.”

Bill O'Reilly Sides With Obama?

Right Scoop Staff

Bill O’Reilly says Obama’s heart is in the right place and that he’s not trying to actually hurt people like the ‘hard right’ believes.

Christie Abandoned by Conservatives

Tony Lee, Breitbart

To survive a potential GOP primary--if he even makes it there--and what will be thrown at him in a potential general election from the left and the MSM if he were to get the nomination, Christie will need a conservative base that is a lot more fired up than it is about him now. Perhaps that's why CPAC invited him this year.

Donations to Rove Groups Dive by 98%

Tony Lee, Breitbart

After wasting nearly $325 million during the '12 election cycle with nothing to show for it and then declaring war on the Tea Party, donations to Karl Rove's three Crossroads groups decreased by 98% last year. The groups reportedly raised a paltry $6.1 million combined in '13.

Amnesty, but Not for Conservative D’Souza

Andrew C. McCarthy, National Review Online

For Obama’s Justice Department, campaign-finance law is a partisan club. 

GOP's Next Move: Impeaching Obama?

Alexis Levinson, Daily Caller

GA Repub. Rep. Dr. Paul Broun (who is running as a conservative against GOP-E Sen. Saxby Chambliss) indicated he would support impeachment proceedings against Obama.