Conservatives

Article V: An Emergency Solution, Hidden In Plain SIght

Mark Meckler, Breitbart

Article V of the Constitution: a solution as big as the problem. It is our moral obligation to use it.

Dr. Ben Carson Blasts 'Gestapo' IRS Tactics

David A. Patten, NewsMax

Dr. Benjamin Carson, who is considered a possible contender for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, said that he and his family have been personally targeted by the IRS in retribution for his frank critique of Obama’s policies.

Bill O'Reilly's Not Much of a Factor in Conservative Politics

Jen Kuznicki, JenKuznicki.com

Suggestions from O’Reilly and others who are not part of the Repub. base really fall on deaf ears because even though his show is called the Factor, his musings are really not a factor when it comes to the direction of the Party he doesn’t identify with.

Rand Paul's Case: 'Libertarian' Isn't 'Libertine'

Katie Glueck, Politico

Sen. Rand Paul outlined his vision for the future of the Republican Party, offering a conservative case for embracing the libertarian-leaning wing of the GOP, of which he is a pillar.

Will: O Knows He Has Media Covering for Him on IRS

Brent Baker, NewsBusters.org

George Will zinged the media’s duplicity in how they have approached the IRS scandal versus past major scandals when a Repub. was President, a lack of interest Obama recognizes and, “hence, his sense of weariness and boredom as he discussed this with Bill O’Reilly.”

Bill O'Reilly Sides With Obama?

Right Scoop Staff

Bill O’Reilly says Obama’s heart is in the right place and that he’s not trying to actually hurt people like the ‘hard right’ believes.

Christie Abandoned by Conservatives

Tony Lee, Breitbart

To survive a potential GOP primary--if he even makes it there--and what will be thrown at him in a potential general election from the left and the MSM if he were to get the nomination, Christie will need a conservative base that is a lot more fired up than it is about him now. Perhaps that's why CPAC invited him this year.

Donations to Rove Groups Dive by 98%

Tony Lee, Breitbart

After wasting nearly $325 million during the '12 election cycle with nothing to show for it and then declaring war on the Tea Party, donations to Karl Rove's three Crossroads groups decreased by 98% last year. The groups reportedly raised a paltry $6.1 million combined in '13.

Amnesty, but Not for Conservative D’Souza

Andrew C. McCarthy, National Review Online

For Obama’s Justice Department, campaign-finance law is a partisan club. 

GOP's Next Move: Impeaching Obama?

Alexis Levinson, Daily Caller

GA Repub. Rep. Dr. Paul Broun (who is running as a conservative against GOP-E Sen. Saxby Chambliss) indicated he would support impeachment proceedings against Obama.

Exec. Tyranny: The Problem's Bigger Than Obama

Bruce Thornton, Front Page Magazine

Obama is just the extreme version of a widespread belief among many in both parties that an enormous, intrusive federal regulatory and redistributionist regime is necessary for “solving problems” that in fact are best left to individuals and state and local government.

Sessions: A Tea Partyer Before Tea Party Was Cool

Seth McLaughlin, Washington Times

Sen. Jeff Sessions is quietly building a record of conservatism. He "clearly a Republican who understands the issues and understands the fight to reduce government," according to the founder of Tea Party Nation.

Repub. Lawmakers Blindsiding GOP’s Conservative Base

Dana Milbank, Washington Post

The problem for Repubs. is that the people who brought them to power didn’t ask for consensus and smooth processes. Conservatives wanted blocking and tackling.

Wake Up & Realize: YOU Are America

Jen Kuznicki, CNS News

There is no more time for those who think it will fix itself, putting the burden on others since they haven't the stomach. Sunshine Patriots will be given no quarter. 

Conservatives Plot Takedown of GOP Leaders' Amnesty Plans

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

As House Repub. leaders prepare an immigration proposal that could go much further towards amnesty than their prior public stances, conservative lawmakers are quietly plotting to push back.

RNC Moves Toward '16 Changes; Conservatives Outraged

Cameron Joseph, The Hill

A Republican National Committee meeting to compress the 2016 primary schedule grew heated Thurs., as supporters of rule changes beat back repeated attempts by a handful of conservative activists to stop them.

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: Week 30

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Has the GOP Become the Party of Christie?

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

If the GOP is to be the party of Bridget Kelly, Brad Dayspring, the NRSC and Chris Christie — a party that is a fraternal order of consensus politicians and their power grasping staff — the GOP will not only not win an election they should win. They will deserve to lose. Again.