Democrats

Don’t Ignore the Races Down the Ballot

Bruce Walker, American Thinker

Winning a large majority of sub-governor races in individual states lays the foundation for the series of future electoral triumphs that, alone, can finally achieve the broad and deep conservative revolution our nation desperately needs.

Early Ballot Returns in Iowa a Good Sign for GOP?

T. Becket Adams, Washington Examiner

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst is only slightly behind in early voting in Iowa, which is much better than previous elections where Democrats had a huge early lead. Does it mean Republicans have learned the lessons of 2012 and improved their ground game?

Is GOP’s Chance to Retake the Senate Really 96%?

Garth Kant, WND

The liberal Washington Post puts GOP chances of retaking control of the Senate at 96%, but a closer look at the races indicates the margins in several are still very thin. Conservatives must continue to push the GOP candidates to adopt a strong national agenda to get voters excited.

Rush: The Republican Party isn’t Presenting an Alternative

Rush Limbaugh, RushLimbaugh.com

Voters never, other than Reagan, the lone example, never affirmatively vote for conservatism because it's never really presented to them.  It's presented to them by me and Fox News on some occasions and other so-called new media, but it's not presented to voters by the Republican Party.

Republicans Nationalize While Democrats Stay Local

Beth Reinhard, Wall Street Journal

The messaging war between Republicans trying to nationalize the election and Democrats attempting to localize it has become a central feature of the battle over which party will control the Senate come January.

Obama’s Blatant Lies on Pandering to the Rich

Tim Carney, Washington Examiner

We all know Obama loves to play the populist game, but it’s all part of his fostering a culture of corruption and lies. Here, Tim Carney points out that Obama will be sending out fundraising emails branding Republicans as catering to the rich while he’s doing just that – and more.

Time for Conservative Cultural Surrender?

Brent Bozell, CNS News

Bozell answers an emphatic no. Instead, Republicans need to keep identifying the leftist extreme on the "culture wars" — those powerful liberals who mock people who are "bitter clingers" to their guns and religion.

Yes, A Vote for a Democrat IS a Vote For Obama

Editors, Washington Examiner

Due to Majority Leader Harry Reid’s tyrannical abuse of Senate rules, a vote for any Democratic Senate candidate is effectively a vote for someone who will go to the Senate and vote for Obama’s priorities almost without exception.

Much More Than Just a Local Election

Thomas Sowell, National Review Online

What is the overriding national issue that makes this year’s congressional elections so crucial? That issue is whether, despite all the lawless edicts of President Obama, threatening one-man rule, we can still salvage enough of the Constitution to remain a free, democratic nation.

Grimes Still Won’t Admit She Voted for Obama

Michael Patrick Leahy, Breitbart

On Monday at a debate, Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes, who hopes to unseat incumbent Senator Mitch McConnell, once again refused to say whether or not she voted for President Obama in 2008 and 2012. That's her story, apparently, and she's sticking to it.

GOP’s National Prospects Include the Good, Bad and Ugly

Jay Cost, Weekly Standard

If Republicans do well in the House next month, that will go a long way toward preventing a liberal governing majority until at least 2019. As for the Senate, the GOP’s prospects include the good, the bad, and the ugly.

Conservatives Have A Hard Choice This Nov.

Golfer Mike, Red State

A GOP majority will bring votes to the Senate & force Dems. to take positions they'll have to defend in '16. Those votes will matter. It'll be easier to put Obama in a position where he actually has to veto bills that help Americans, further exposing him for what he is. 

Dem Defends Taxpayer Funding For Hamas

Paul Miller, Daily Signal

Rep. Gerry Connolly, D-Va., vows he’ll ensure a group of violent extremists gets cash from U.S. taxpayers. Connolly defended U.S. funding of the Palestinian Authority, even though it includes members of Hamas, which the U.S. classifies as a terrorist org.

Conservatives: Here’s How You Can Lead To Nationalize The Election In Arkansas

CHQ Chairman Richard Viguerie has urged to conservatives to take the lead in nationalizing the 2014 election. Here's one practical step you can take TODAY to join that effort. Read this article, and then contact Arkansas Republican Senate candidate Tom Cotton through our “contact the Republican candidates” page and tell Tom Cotton you want to hear him draw a sharp contrast with his opponent and come out strongly against the Obama policies that have allowed Ebola, whooping cough and Enterovirus 68 into America.

Lee: D's Hiding Big Gov't 'Status Quo' Agenda From America

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Their big government agenda is so unpopular, Democrats are working to keep it hidden from the American people heading into election day, Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) said.

State Anti-Gun Laws Continue to be Struck Down in the Courts

Greg Campbell, Tea Party News Network

The Obama Admin. crusades for some fictitious right of illegal immigrants to stay and enjoy the opportunities of the U.S. as a reward for having broken the law, many states remain unwilling to grant access to constitutional rights to those who have immigrated to the U.S. through legal means.

Time for MS Conservs. to Teach GOPe a Lesson?

Gawken, Red State

If Cochran is reelected, then the GOPe wins big. They literally will get away with stealing an election. They’ll do anything to keep a real conservative from getting nominated in '16.

Bright Future for Republican Senate Candidates?

With the national mood souring against the shady dealings of the Obama administration in Washington, Republican Senate candidates appear to be enjoying the benefits of voter antipathy.

GOP Tagline Through 2016: ‘We’re Not Them’

Tom T. Florida, Red State

Thirty-five days until the Nov. election and the GOP has long since gone to ground. If we didn’t know better, we’d swear Boehner, McConnell and Co. had members locked in a basement in the Capitol, the federal witness protection program has nothing on the GOP when it comes to the art of disappearing.

Conservatives Need Your Expertise on the 2014 U.S. Senate Races

We need to know from conservatives across the country how their candidates are faring in their individual races. If you have knowledge of a particular race, please participate!