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GOP Blue-Collar Heroes Laud Trump #TeamTrump

Byron York, The Washington Examiner’s Jim Antle recently noted that despite talk of a Republican “consensus” on trade, “three runners-up for the Republican nomination who received strong conservative support — Pat Buchanan in 1996, Mike Huckabee in 2008 and Rick Santorum in 2012 — were to varying degrees protectionist.” And that suggests the consensus isn’t

CNN taps Corey Lewandowski, but is he an analyst or Trump spokesman?

Howard Kurtz, Here’s what I think of CNN hiring Donald Trump’s campaign manager, seemingly seconds after he was fired: Sad! This is not a knock on Corey Lewandowski, who handled his dismissal with class, though he has plenty of detractors. It’s the question of what CNN is getting for its money. There is a long

Why you should be impressed by Trump’s win

W. James Antle lll, Let’s give credit where it’s due. When Donald Trump took his famous escalator ride nearly a year ago, few people outside Trump Tower thought he could win the Republican presidential nomination. Now he has secured the majority of delegates. Before the Republican National Convention. Before the June 7 primaries, including New

Former Republican candidate Rick Santorum endorses Donald Trump for president

Former U.S. Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum on Tuesday endorsed Donald Trump for president, saying he was swayed by Trump’s list of possible Supreme Court nominees. Santorum, who dropped out of the presidential race in February and threw his support to Senator Marco Rubio, told Fox News: “The most important issue is preserving the Constitution

Pelosi Warns SF Bishop Not to March for Traditional Marriage

William Bigelow  In an astonishing challenge to traditional Catholic doctrine, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, nominally Catholic, has taken to telling San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone that he should not attend the National Organization for Marriage’s June 19 march on the Supreme Court in Washington D.C.  Cordileone is scheduled to be a featured speaker at

Mitt Romney, Tim Pawlenty, Rick Santorum Call for Higher Minimum Wage

In the past few days, three candidates who ran for the last Republican presidential nomination, including nominee Mitt Romney, have endorsed a higher minimum wage. Yahoo!Finance asks Mitt Romney Calls for Higher Minimum Wage. Does it Matter? Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential nominee in 2012, called on Republicans Friday to raise the minimum wage, going

The Ten Commandments Of Liberalism

John Hawkins, 1) It doesn’t matter whether you’re yelling at someone who never knew you existed five minutes ago, lying about a conservative because you don’t agree with him or even throwing a brick through a strore window, you are always the poor, oppressed victim. 2) By default, liberals can’t be racist, sexist, or homophobic

The Troubles with Common Core

Rick Santorum  From its beginning, the Common Core State Standards initiative has flown under the radar. Its funding, its implementation, and the substance of the standards it proposes have received little public attention, but all of them are questionable. What troubles me the most is how fast these standards were adopted and how little transparency

The Latest: AP-GfK Poll: Election indicators suggest GOP edge

 The latest Associated Press-GfK poll holds bad news for President Barack Obama, but as the November elections draw closer, there are ominous signs for congressional Democrats as well. A look at the key findings from the March poll on this year’s election and the burgeoning 2016 presidential field. GOP GAINING GROUND Preferences for control of

Sen. Ted Cruz logging serious time in Iowa

 Texas tea party darling U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz is making his fourth trip to Iowa in eight months, logging serious face-time before most other potential 2016 White House hopefuls in the state that kicks off presidential voting. Cruz will keynote a Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators’ event Tuesday in Des Moines before heading to

Rick Santorum compares Obamacare to apartheid in clumsy Mandela tribute

GOP figures displayed conflicting attitudes towards Mandela’s death, basking in collective amnesia over party’s past views Nelson Mandela spent 27 years in prison, 18 of them in a small cell on Robben Island, fighting the curse of South African apartheid. Rick Santorum has spent hours in TV studios fighting the curse of millions of poor Americans

I’ve Always Been Suspicious of Rick Santorum

Obamacare-cartoon

by Gary DeMar Rick Santorum has joined the Cruz Busters. During his appearance on NBC’s Meet the Press, the former Pennsylvania Senator and 2012 presidential candidate bashed Republican Senator Cruz “saying that Cruz’s crusade against Obamacare had been counterproductive. ‘I would say in the end, he did more harm. I think it was not his