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Prof Accused of Vandalizing Nevada Republican Lawmaker’s Campaign Signs

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 10:00am 2/21/2019 at 10:00am

The line between student activists and professors is blurred once again.

The Hill reports:


College professor accused of vandalizing Nebraska GOP lawmaker’s campaign signs

An assistant professor and political activist in Nebraska was ticketed Tuesday on suspicion of vandalizing a GOP lawmaker’s campaign signs.

Patricia Wonch Hill, a research assistant professor of sociology at the...

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CNN Staffers Angry at Network’s Decision to Hire GOP Operative as Political Editor

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 1:00pm 2/20/2019 at 1:00pm
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CNN has hired Sarah Isgur Flores as a political editor to cover the 2020 campaign. CNN staffers and media fans of the network are upset because Isgur Flores has a long history of working for Republicans.

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College Republicans Claim UC Irvine Concerned About ‘Security Threat’ at Dennis Prager Event

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 4:00pm 2/5/2019 at 4:00pm

It seems like every time a conservative is going to appear on a college campus, there’s some issue.

The College Fix reports:

UC-Irvine cites ‘security threat’ to disrupt Dennis Prager event, College Republicans claim

A conservative student group accused the University of California-Irvine of bureaucratic shenanigans ahead of its Tuesday event with conservative columnist...

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Rep. Elise Stefanik Wants to Help the GOP Tackle Its ‘Gender Crisis’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 7:00pm 1/22/2019 at 7:00pm
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Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) witnessed the GOP take a hit in the 2018 midterms in the House where the number of GOP women was reduced from 23 to 13.

Stefanik wants to change that through her leadership political action committee called E-PAC.

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College Republicans at Stanford Accuse School Newspaper of Leftist Bias

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 12:00pm 1/15/2019 at 12:00pm

The College Republicans say they have screen shots of a candidate for editor of the paper basically admitting the publication is biased for the left.

The College Fix reports:

Stanford Daily forced to defend itself against accusations of leftist bias after internal document leaked

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Republicans Kick Rep. Steve King Off Committees After White Supremacist Controversy

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 8:00am 1/15/2019 at 8:00am

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) is no stranger to racial controversy and it’s nice to see the Republican party finally doing something about it. The Republicans have booted King from committees after he told The New York Times, “White nationalist, white supremacist, Western civilization — how did that language become offensive?” From ...

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Stanford Funds Dinesh D’Souza Event When College Republicans File Constitutional Complaint

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 12:00pm 1/10/2019 at 12:00pm

Stanford has been throwing up roadblocks to this event for weeks. It took a bold move by the College Republicans to make the administration finally relent.

The College Fix reports:

Stanford grants funding to Dinesh D’Souza event after College Republicans file constitutional complaint

An internal complaint and external litigation threat appear to have convinced...

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U. Chicago Student Paper Reports That School President Voted Republican

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 8:00am 1/8/2019 at 8:00am

For many people on the left, the mere act of voting Republican is considered scandalous. At the University of Chicago, it was considered newsworthy.

The College Fix reports:

U. Chicago student paper considers it news that school president … voted Republican

In a seeming indication of just how far left colleges have become, the...

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Virginia Republican Rep. Who Lost Reelection Lands Position at Liberty University

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 1:30pm 1/6/2019 at 1:30pm

You may remember Dave Brat from the 2014 midterm when he beat Eric Cantor.

Politico reports:

Departing House member Brat lands at Liberty University

Virginia Republican Rep. Dave Brat, who is leaving Congress after losing his reelection bid, is headed for a new role at Liberty University.

The Lynchburg, Va., university announced Wednesday that Brat...

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College Republicans at U. Maine Apologize for ‘Deck the Wall’ Party

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 1:30pm 12/22/2018 at 1:30pm

The party theme was based on the border wall. People heard about it and freaked out, even though it hadn’t even happened yet.

Campus Reform reports:

UMaine CRs apologize in advance for ‘Deck the Wall’ party

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Home of Adviser to Purdue College Republicans Vandalized: ‘Nazi Lives Here’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 3, 2018 at 10:00am 12/3/2018 at 10:00am

He suspects the message was left by Antifa activists. It certainly fits their MO.

Campus Reform reports:

Antifa vandalizes Purdue College Republicans adviser’s home with ‘Nazi lives here’

A College Republicans adviser claimed that Antifa activists vandalized his house with the words “Nazi lives here.”

David Bridges, adviser to the Purdue University College Republicans student...

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Stanford Wants to Charge College Republicans $19K for Security at Dinesh D’Souza Talk

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 8:00am 11/29/2018 at 8:00am

As if the security fees weren’t ridiculous enough, the student association awarded the group a lousy $16.50 for their event. This is nothing more than using the system to enforce ideological bias.

The YAF blog reports:

After Awarding $16.50 For D’Souza YAF Lecture, Stanford Slaps $19,000 Security Fee On Conservative Club

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Petition Calls U. Minnesota College Republicans Mural ‘Hate Speech’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/13/2018 at 12:00pm

The College Republicans at this school had the audacity to speak out against a crazy new policy on gender pronouns.

Campus Reform reports:

Petition asks UMN to ‘address’ College Republicans’ gender pronoun mural

College Republicans at the University of Minnesota painted a critique of a proposed pronoun policy at the school, but the mural...

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Midterms Open Thread: Will We Have a Blue Wave?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 9:00am 11/6/2018 at 9:00am
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Today’s the day! Election Day! Have you voted yet?

Us at Legal Insurrection will keep this thread open all day to provide updates, analysis, and pictures of all the races across the nation.

Will the Republicans keep control of the House? Will the Republicans gain more seats...

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College Republican Leader at Stanford Blasts ‘Orwellian’ New Admin Position

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 9:30am 11/4/2018 at 9:30am

Stanford just hired a new “Director of Academic Freedom” and a leader of the school’s college Republicans says it’s a ploy to stifle free speech.

The College Fix reports:

‘Why not treat us like adults?’ College Republican leader slams ‘Orwellian’ new student goverment role

A College Republican at Stanford University is criticizing a recently...

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Big Blue Drip: California Republicans are turning out early and big

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 2, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/2/2018 at 1:30pm
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Midnight blue California is often cited as an indicator of national trends.

If this is still the case, then the big blue wave predicted by some pollsters and progressive pundits will become a big blue drip. Early voting in the Golden State is trending bright red.

Election Day is around the corner and...

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2018 House Watch: Nothing is Settled and the GOP Could Still Win

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 7:00am 10/31/2018 at 7:00am

According to conventional wisdom, Democrats are going to win the House of Representatives next week. Historically, the party that controls the White House loses control of Congress in the midterms. But these are not conventional times and anything could happen.

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