2016 Republican Primary  (Page 30)

Scott Walker Confronts Union Protesters at Iowa State Fair

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 17, 2015 at 11:45am 8/17/2015 at 11:45am
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Speaking on the soap box at the Iowa State Fair Monday morning, Governor Scott Walker was welcomed by an all too familiar crowd — union hecklers.

Rather than ignoring the front row rabble-rousers, Governor Walker confronted them directly.

“I am not intimidated by you, sir, or anyone else out there. I...

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Trump’s immigration plan – A will, but is there a way?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 16, 2015 at 8:00pm 8/16/2015 at 8:00pm

Donald Trump’s immigration plan is certainly guaranteed to get him even more attention than before.

It’s a wish list for the most anti-illegal-immigrant wing of the electorate, although it also features some workable and laudable proposals that are not unique to Trump.

Reading the text of Trump’s document reminds me somewhat of Barack...

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Jerry Brown Bans “Alien,” Targets Pot Farms

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 16, 2015 at 5:00pm 8/16/2015 at 5:00pm

California’s economy is in no danger of catching fire, but its scenic beauty is.

Meanwhile, Governor Jerry Brown h...

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George Will: Purge Trump and His Supporters from GOP

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 16, 2015 at 8:00am 8/16/2015 at 8:00am
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George Will has written a thought-provoking piece over at WaPo in which he argues that the GOP should purge itself of Trump and Trump’s supporters.

Will explains:

When, however, Trump decided that his next acquisition would be not another casino but the Republican presidential nomination, he tactically and quickly underwent many conversions of convenience...

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Little Republicans: Presidential Debate Highlights

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 14, 2015 at 7:30pm 8/14/2015 at 7:30pm

It’s been quite the news week. To cap it off and end on a cute note, might we suggest a condensed Republican presidential debate reenacted by children?

Wig-clad kiddos adorned in oversized American flag pins reenact the first Fox News prime time debate and it’s hilarious. Not to mention, alarming close...

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Did Donald Trump win Round One with Megyn Kelly?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 14, 2015 at 2:30pm 8/14/2015 at 2:30pm
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Megyn Kelly has not only been a rising star, she is at the top of the Fox News food chain, with the possible exception of Bill O’Reilly.

We explored her success — and anti-Fox News Media Matters’ frustration — in Megyn Kelly’s success must be driving Media Matters crazy-er.

Kelly had some uncomfortable...

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Dr. Carson Denies Using Fetal Tissue in His Research

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 14, 2015 at 10:00am 8/14/2015 at 10:00am
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Dr. Ben Carson came into the public eye with his 2013 Prayer Breakfast speech at the White House.  Conservatives, myself included, were thrilled to see a prominent physician speak out for life and against many Obama policies . . . with Obama squirming in his chair only a few feet away. We...

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Cruz Strategy? Poach Rand Supporters and Defend Trump Supporters

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 8:30am 8/13/2015 at 8:30am

The Ted Cruz campaign is holding its own in terms of polls and campaign fundraising; indeed, according to reports, the Cruz campaign raked in $1 million within the first 100 hours following last Thursday’s debate.  His #CruzCountry bus tour is also creating a lot of buzz on Twitter, with enthusiastic supporters...

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How does Scott Walker regain his momentum? Does he need to now?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 8:46pm 8/12/2015 at 8:46pm
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Scott Walker was at or near the top of just about all polling until the Fox News debate.

Now he’s dropped in the rankings as Donald Trump has maintained his margin in most polls, though there’s some evidence of weakening. Walker is now second or third in Iowa, where he consistently led,...

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Rick Perry might be down but he’s not out

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 9:00pm 8/11/2015 at 9:00pm

Late Monday evening, National Journal reported Rick Perry was no longer paying campaign staff in South Carolina.

Naturally, the report raised speculation that Governor Perry’s presidential campaign might be the first to run out of fuel. Later, several news outlets reported that Perry’s entire campaign staff had been relegated to volunteer status...

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Colorado Company Visited as Part of FBI Investigation into Hillary Clinton emails

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 4:00pm 8/11/2015 at 4:00pm

Tasked with digging into the security of Hillary’s home brewed email server, the FBI investigation into presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is expanding it’s reach.

A local CBS News affiliate reports the Denver based Platte River Networks received a visit from the FBI last week regarding former Secretary Clinton’s...

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Ted Cruz Lists Five Things He’ll Do On His First Day in Office

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 7:00am 8/11/2015 at 7:00am

Following last Thursday’s debate, Ted Cruz’s support has more than doubled according to an NBC poll.  M...

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Reader Poll: The Donald versus The Megyn

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 10, 2015 at 2:32pm 8/10/2015 at 2:32pm
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PUT ASIDE THE MERITS of The Donald versus The Megyn fight.

This poll has nothing to do with who is right and who is wrong.

The sole question is WHO IS HURT THE MOST by the fight?

Poll Open until Midnight (Pacific Time) Tuesday, August 11, 2015.


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CBS Interviews Walker But Only Wants to Talk About Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 9:30am 8/9/2015 at 9:30am

Scott Walker appeared on CBS This Morning Friday to talk about his campaign and how he did in the debate.

Oddly enough, as soon as Walker started talking about Hillary Clinton, Norah O’Donnell wanted to shift the conversation to Donald Trump and obviously wanted Walker to answer for Trump’s words...

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Erick Erickson Uninvites Donald Trump from RedState Gathering

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 7:30am 8/8/2015 at 7:30am

During an interview with CNN Friday night, GOP front-runner Donald Trump indicated he was less than impressed with Fox News host Megyn Kelly. Kelly was one of a panel of debate moderators in the first Republican Presidential Primary debate hosted by Fox News Thursday night.

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The all-important Legal Insurrection REPUBLICAN PRIMARY READER POLL

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 7, 2015 at 5:37pm 8/7/2015 at 5:37pm
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This is the only poll that matters.

We figured we’d let the dust settle a little since Thursday’s Fox News debates. It’s more, ahem, scientific that way.

Open until Midnight (Pacific Time) on Sunday night, August 9, 2015


 
 
 

How Rick Perry returned service dog to fallen Marine’s family

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 7, 2015 at 4:00pm 8/7/2015 at 4:00pm

We’re here in Atlanta for Red State’s annual conference.

Governor Perry shared a heartwarming story or as Perry called it, “a sad story but a good story.”

Perry recalled the time a grandmother of a fallen marine reached out to him. She was hoping Governor Perry would be able to assist in having...

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