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Priebus assures RNC support for Trump

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus reportedly has told party members the RNC maintains a “great relationship” with Donald Trump, in the wake of dozens of GOP lawmakers abandoning their presidential nominee — though the RNC has yet to publicly announce its full-fledged support.  The discussions follow the release Friday of a 2005 audiotape in

A Vote for Values is a Vote for Trump

Edmund Kozak, This ‘election matters’ — and the choice is very clear, say conservative politicians. In a message aimed squarely at Republicans against Donald Trump or who are hesitant about voting for Donald Trump, congressional Republicans speaking at the 2016 Values Voter Summit described the stark choice facing the nation. While many conservatives opposed to

Eric Holder and the Race Card: The issue the media can’t resist

 When Eric Holder became attorney general in 2009, he declared that when it comes to discussing race, we have become “a nation of cowards.” Now there’s plenty of discussion of race, some of it swirling around Holder himself. In recent days, conservative critics have accused Holder of playing the race card to deflect criticism—while his

Eric Holder explodes at GOP rep: ˜You don’t want to go there, buddy!’

 Attorney General Eric Holder exploded at Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert during a House hearing Tuesday. In the midst of questions about the Justice Department’s failure to divulge documents about the Holy Land Foundation terror funding trial, Gohmert made a side comment about how the House of Representatives found Holder in contempt in 2012 for refusing to

Gun advocates credit new concealed carry laws for sharp drop in Chicago murder rate

 Chicago police are reporting that the murder rate for the first quarter of the year is the lowest it’s been in more than 50 years, which gun advocates are attributing to a concealed carry law passed in Illinois last year. The first three months of 2014 have seen the fewest number of homicides since 1958