The Heritage Foundation Board of Trustees unanimously voted to oust former U.S. Senator Jim DeMint as their President and CEO citing management problems.
Ohio Governor John Kasich’s expected late entry into the presidential race and accounts of his temper raise doubts whether he can run sucessfully in 2016.
Post debate polls released today show that Mitt Romney is getting a sizable bounce after his first debate with Barack Obama.
POLITICO reports: NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Texas Gov. Rick Perry ended his campaign for president Thursday morning and endorsed Newt Gingrich. “I believe Newt is a conservative visionary who can transform this country,” Perry said. Making what he called a “strategic retreat,” the Texan obliquely referred to Gingrich’s checkered personal life just hours before an […]
Rick Santorun has some ads running leading up to the South Carolina Primary this Saturday. The one below was released by the campaign is a pretty effective ad comparing Mitt Romney to President Barack Obama on healthcare, bailouts and social issues: (HT: The Right Scoop) CatholicVote.org is running a pro-Santorum ad in South Carolina as well. […]
I couldn’t believe the article I read late Monday. It alleges that Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann has such bad migraines that it incapacitates her. Jonathan Strong over at The Daily Caller writes: The former aide says Bachmann’s congressional staff is “constantly” in contact with her doctors to tweak the types and amounts of medicine she […]
POLITICO had an interesting article by Alexander Burns entitled “Right grapples with social ‘truce.’” He writes, “Social conservative leaders in the Republican Party are coming to grips with a new reality ahead of the 2012 presidential primary: It’s not all about them.” Mr. Burns, with all due respect, most social conservatives have never thought it […]
Laura Ingraham interviews Mike Huckabee on his new book, A Simple Government.
Rick Santorum must be an expert on Sarah Palin’s schedule, at least enough of one to comment on it on S.E. Cupp’s new radio show that streams on Glenn Beck’s website. Politico reports: Rick Santorum knocked Sarah Palin’s decision to skip CPAC, saying on Tuesday that she must have “business opportunities” that are keeping her […]
I think think POLITICO published another hit piece on Sarah Palin yesterday in order to distract from what is really important – the vote tomorrow. So I’m not going to spend much time on this. Meh. Same old, same old. Same anonymous sources who like other potential 2012 contenders better. Yawn. I’ve come to expect […]
Michael Calderone of Politico reported on a a group called the “JournoList” which is an “off-the-record” online meeting of left-leaning bloggers, political reporters, magazine writers, policy wonks and academics. Here they “get together” to compare notes and talk about stories. Proof of a vast liberal media conspiracy? Not at all, says Ezra Klein, the 24-year-old […]