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The Conservative Divide Over Donald Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 1:00pm 2/23/2016 at 1:00pm

One of the most fascinating aspects of the Republican side of the 2016 election has been the sharp divide among conservatives over Donald Trump. People tend to fall into one of three camps; love him, hate him or will support him if he’s the nominee.

On one side, you’ve got multiple conservative...

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Hillary: GOP Racist for Opposing Obama on Scalia Replacement

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 8:30am 2/18/2016 at 8:30am

Just four years ago, the Democrats were calling the GOP the party of old white people. Today, Democrats are running two old white people while the Republican candidates have been extremely diverse.

Despite this new reality, Hillary Clinton is clinging to accusations of racism against Republicans, in this case because there is...

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GOP Establishment stuck on Stage 2 of Grief with Cruz, at Stage 5 with Trump

http://legalinsurrection.com/2016/01/gop-establishment-stuck-on-stage-2-of-grief-with-cruz-at-stage-5-with-trump/#more-158169
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 8:35pm 1/21/2016 at 8:35pm
http://legalinsurrection.com/2016/01/gop-establishment-stuck-on-stage-2-of-grief-with-cruz-at-stage-5-with-trump/#more-158169

Anyone who a year ago picked Donald Trump and Ted Cruz to be the two leading Republican candidates heading into the Iowa Caucuses either (i) is a liar, or (ii) should invest heavily in the lottery because they are beyond lucky.

Certainly, the powers that be in the Republican Party were not...

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Gallup: Those Identifying as Democrat at Historic Low

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 7:40pm 1/12/2016 at 7:40pm

Given the atmosphere of deep political division that has widened and deepened during Obama’s presidency and the clear dissatisfaction among Republican primary voters, Gallup’s latest poll on party identification makes sense.

According to Gallup, the percentage of people who identify with either the Democrat or Republican party is “nearing historic” lows.

In 2015,...

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L.A. Street Artist Depicts GOP as Fossils-To-Be

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 5:45pm 1/7/2016 at 5:45pm

Employees at Los Angeles’ La Brea Tar Pits arrived Monday morning to find three signs hung on an outdoor display of elephants. The elephants stand in and around one of the museum’s tar pits that have seeped natural asphalt for tens of thousands of years. The La Brea Tar Pits and Museum is an active excavation...

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Democrats in Debt While Republicans Raise Millions

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 10:30am 11/28/2015 at 10:30am

If current fundraising totals are any indication of the 2016 election, and they should be, the Republicans are in much better shape than the Democrats. The Republican National Committee is flush with cash, while the Democratic National Committee is mired in debt.

This news doesn’t apply to any single presidential candidate at...

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Arizona State Senator Switches Parties, Becomes Republican

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 27, 2015 at 2:00pm 11/27/2015 at 2:00pm

An Arizona state senator has jumped off the Democrat bandwagon and joined the Republican party.

Citing the values of self-determination and self-empowerment, Carlyle Begay announced his decision earlier this week.

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Meet The Depressed: Chuck Todd Notes Huge Democrat Losses Under Obama

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 9, 2015 at 10:00am 11/9/2015 at 10:00am

Yesterday on Meet the Press, Chuck Todd outlined the huge losses the Democratic Party has suffered under Obama’s tenure. He even spoke to a Politico reporter who called the Obama machine a lie.

David Rutz of the Washington Free Beacon:

Meet The Press host Chuck Todd and his Sunday panelists outlined the Democratic...

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Bevin Wins – Reports of the death of the Tea Party prove greatly exaggerated

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 8:30am 11/4/2015 at 8:30am

Liberals have declared the death of the Tea Party countless times—but apparently, no one told Republican Matt Bevin, who won the gubernatorial election in Kentucky last night with strong support from the Tea Party.

Bevin is a successful businessman who is pro-life and a veteran. News of his win is sending shockwaves...

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Group dynamics at the debate

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 11:45am 10/29/2015 at 11:45am

It turns out that instead of a snoozefest, the third debate was fascinating. And it was all thanks to the incredibly clear anti-GOP bias of CNBC.

What am I talking about? Group dynamics, that’s what.

I’ve studied groups and I’ve run groups. Groups don’t happen just bec...

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What Was RNC Thinking in Selecting CNBC to host Debate?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 8:30am 10/29/2015 at 8:30am

If you watched the CNBC Republican primary debate last night and the political analysis that followed on FOX News or any other center right outlet, you know what a disaster the event was.

The moderators were so far left and openly combative that it was like watching a Republican debate moderated by...

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Study: Democrats Moving Left Faster Than Republicans Moving Right

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 7:15pm 10/11/2015 at 7:15pm

The meme we’ve been hearing for years is that radical right-wing “hard liners” are hijacking the Republican party and forcing it to the right; however, an interesting new study argues that Democrats are moving more quickly to the left than Republicans are moving to the right.  It also indicates that the...

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Nancy Pelosi Uses Boehner Resignation to Kick House Republicans

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 10:30am 9/26/2015 at 10:30am

When John Boehner shocked everyone yesterday by announcing he would step down as house speaker, even Obama dropped his partisanship long enough to say a few nice things.

No such courtesy was afforded by former house speaker Nancy Pelosi who used the opportunity to bash House Republicans as extremists who want to...

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John Boehner resigning at end of October

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 25, 2015 at 10:34am 9/25/2015 at 10:34am

Speaker John Boehner will resign from his House seat at the end of October.

The Hill reports:

Speaker John Boehner told GOP lawmakers on Friday he will resign at the end of October.

The embattled Ohio Republican will resign from both his Speakership and his House seat, he told GOP lawmakers at a...

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Lois Lerner Emails: Republicans are Evil and Dishonest

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 14, 2015 at 8:30am 8/14/2015 at 8:30am

Lois Lerner is back in the news. According to a new report, emails Lerner sent to a friend reveal that the called Republicans evil and dishonest.

She also criticized the Citizens United ruling as one of the worst things to happen in the United States.

Andrew Kugle of the Washington Free Beacon:

Lois Lerner:...

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Republicans Plan To “Fix” ObamaCare

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 12:30pm 6/20/2015 at 12:30pm

There has been a lot of speculation, including by me, about what the Republican-controlled Congress will do should the Supreme Court rule against Obama in King v. Burwell.  Should the Court strike down federal subsidies, Republicans will need to have a plan in place to address this decision as it impacts...

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Are Republicans Poised to Save ObamaCare?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 29, 2015 at 10:00am 5/29/2015 at 10:00am

While we await the Supreme Court decision regarding federal vs. state subsidies,...

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