Ted Cruz: Conservatives will take back the country
washingtontimes.com ^ | August 9, 2014 | Kellan HowellPosted on 8/9/2014, 6:02:03 PM by Tailgunner JoeSeveral GOP 2016 presidential hopefuls made public appearances in Iowa Saturday, including
Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz who told conservatives to remain optimistic going into the next election cycle. During a speech at the Iowa state fair, Mr. Cruz told listeners that conservatives would take back the country from President Obama and Democrats, just as they did when Jimmy Carter was president, The Hill reported.
He’s Back At It; Lindsey Graham Says GOP Needs to Pony Up Emergency Funds to house Obama’s Illegalsthegatewaypundit.com ^ | 7/9/14Posted on 7/10/2014, 1:59:38 PM by cotton1706Now that the primary election is over RINO Lindsey Graham can unload again on Republicans.It must feel good to be free.
Dave Brat rising: A better Ron Paul?
The Hill ^ | June 16, 2014 | Bernie QuigleyPosted on 6/16/2014, 4:57:03 PM by 2ndDivisionVetLike former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin R and former Rep. Ron Paul R-Texas, Dave Brat sends a shock through the New York/Washington axis.
His victory shows a classic denial of political reality by the political establishment. It comes because the establishment holds fast to “the way we were” and won’t let go……..
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Posted on 5/14/2014, 12:22:02 PM by Sub-Driver
Kerry to warn of climate threats to national security in speech
Cruz looking to blunt FCC authority
Posted on 5/14/2014, 10:43:26 AM by SoConPubbie
Falling in Line? Dem Congressman on ‘Hillary’s Hit List’ Now Endorses Her for 2016
Posted on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 12:12:14 AM by Red Steel
Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), who according to a forthcoming book is on Hillary Clinton’s “hit list,” offered his support for the former secretary of State, senator and first lady if she runs for president again in 2016.
“I’m a huge supporter of Hillary Clinton. I hope she will run for president, and I’ve indicated I would be a supporter of Hillary Clinton if she runs, but again, I’m trying to figure out this last one,” Van Hollen said on MSNBC. “As I say, it’s an unsolved mystery. Maybe someone will pick up the phone and tell me. Again, this assumes this is a true report.”
See the interview starting at 3:30:
The book, “HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton,” by reporters Jonathan Allen of Politico and Amie Parnes of The Hill newspaper, talks about a spreadsheet prepared as one of the last orders of business by the 2008 campaign staff, “so that friends could be rewarded and enemies punished.”
Members of Congress were ranked on a scale of 1 to 7 in her run against Barack Obama, with 1 being wholehearted supporters of Clinoton’s 2008 bid and 7 being people “those who endorsed him but really should have been with her.”
Van Hollen was among the sevens. Van Hollen, the ranking member of the House Budget Committee, who in 2008 was the chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and was in charge of recruiting and raising money for Democratic House candidates.
(Excerpt) Read more at theblaze.com …
Fewer people say Obama can govern effectively – he’s neither honest nor trustworthy
The Hill ^ | November 25, 2013 | By Rebecca Shabad
Posted on Monday, November 25, 2013 11:33:49 AM by Cincinatus\’ Wife
According to a CNN/ORC international poll released Monday, 40 percent said they believe Obama can manage the federal government effectively. That’s a 12-percentage-point-drop since June, and the worst score he received among nine personal characteristics measured in the poll.