Mitt Romney Endorses Joni Ernst


2012 Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney endorsed State Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) in Iowa’s U.S. Senate race.  The campaign just sent out a fundraising email from him this morning: Friend, You and I both know that 2014 is ripe for Republicans to take back the U.S. Senate. And Iowa is more than ready to play […]

Ted Cruz Steals Rick Santorum’s Thunder Among Iowa Evangelicals

Ted Cruz The FAMiLY Leadership Summit

Ted Cruz, Rick Santorum and Donald Trump headlined the 2nd Annual FAMiLY Leadership Summit hosted by The FAMiLY Leader in Ames, IA.

The American Crisis: Enough with the Nonsense


The American political scene on both sides of the aisle is inhabited some relatively shallow individuals in their understanding of the world.  To most Republican operatives, the problem in this election is obvious: The Republican Candidate lost. The solution will equally obviously involve some way in which the Republican candidate ends up winning. There are […]

No Deflection, No Avoidance, No Compromise: No More Romneys.

Missouri Senate Candidate, Todd Akin.

Our fearless leader and blogmeister, Shane Vander Hart, has been addressing what “went wrong” in 2012 for the GOP over the last few days. I agree with many of his opinions, so there is no need to reiterate them all here. I must take exception, however, with his take on abortion and other social issues […]

Mitt Romney’s Defeat and the Republican Brand


Looking at Mitt Romney’s defeat and the Republican brand what went wrong on election day and where do Republicans go from here?

2012 Election: An Iowa Divided


Looking at the 2012 election results in Iowa it is evident that Iowa is very much a divided state – geographically and ideologically.

Judge Napolitano: What Happened, and What Happens Now

Judge Napolitano

The following piece is by Judge Andrew Napolitano. It is a scathing assessment of President Barack Obama, but it also has within it some keen insight on how the country arrived where we find ourselves today. There is finally a sobering look at what probably lies ahead. Only in America can a president who inherits […]