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Laura Ingraham Considering Senate Run in Virginia

Katherine Rodriguez, Conservative talk radio personality Laura Ingraham is eyeing a Senate run in Virginia to challenge Democratic Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, the Washington Examiner reports. Sources say that several party insiders have approached her with the subject and she is considering it. Peter Anthony, Ingraham’s business partner, has already snatched up several website domains in

Rep. Dave Brat: ‘We Have Five or Six Plans’ to Replace Obamacare; GOP Needs to ‘Pick One’

Dan Riehl, Rep. Dave Brat (R-VA) discussed repealing Obamacare with Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Raheem Kassam on Monday, as well as alternate plans, including one he recently introduced in the House. The Daily Signal reports, “Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., has introduced a bill in the House that, if passed, will allow individuals to decide

House GOP Applauds Trump

Rachel Littauer, What happened at the closed-door meeting with 200 Republicans. Trump met behind closed doors with 200 House Republicans on Capitol Hill Thursday and was received with overwhelming enthusiasm, earning several standing ovations from the gathered lawmakers. Virginia Rep. Dave Brat said Thursday on “The Laura Ingraham Show” that Trump assured the crowd he was committed to

Disconnected: Why the media were blinded to the fury of Trump supporters

Howard Kurtz, It was a subject worthy of a deep dive: How did the Republican Party elites lose control of their supporters to a wealthy interloper named Donald Trump? The New York Times offered a nuanced analysis, with reporter Nick Confessore interviewing dozens of lawmakers, donors, activists and others who described, “some with resignation, some

1.9 BILLION in Welfare for Illegals, What about Healthcare for Our Veterans?

 Illegal immigration is a serious problem in the U.S., and it’s also a major hot-button political issue that has stirred up waves of controversy for years. Much of the problem with this issue focuses on the availability of welfare benefits for immigrants who’ve entered the country illegally and seem intent on staying here. These individuals typically don’t pay

Thomas Sowell: Amnesty Lite Is Still Amnesty

 Not since a 42-to-1 underdog named Buster Douglas knocked out undefeated heavyweight champion Mike Tyson in 1990 has there been an upset like economics professor Dave Brat defeating House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the Republican primary in Virginia. You couldn’t write a script like this for a movie and have it be believable. Congressman

Ann Coulter and Laura Ingraham on Dave Brat’s win

 Ann Coulter and Laura Ingraham talked to Megyn Kelly about Dave Brat’s stunning upset victory in the Virginia Republican primary last night.  It’s a great conversation, beginning with Kelly’s observation that conservative media added so much fuel to Brat’s surge, particularly when the topic of illegal immigration heated up.  That might be part of the

Fake Conservatives Terrified Cantor Loss Will Embolden Rand Paul, Ted Cruz

 “Rand Paul supporters, are going to use this as an excuse to basically stop the government from functioning” GOP Congressman Peter King has perfectly encapsulated the fear running through establishment Republicans following the victory of tea party favorite Dave Brat, who won the Republican primary for Virginia’s 7th Congressional District. Defeating House Majority Leader Eric

Back any candidate you want as long as it’s one of these three

 Ann Coulter  As those of you who follow my hate mail know, I am opposed to running untested candidates against perfectly good incumbent Republican senators this election cycle. It will be a long time before Republicans have as good a year as this to win a Senate majority. Unfortunately, we have idiots doing the idiot