Romney Not Yet Awarded Delegates, But Rove Declares Him the “Heavy Favorite”

Karl Rove and the GOP elites are trying to convince themselves that, if they tout Romney’s inevitability loudly enough, conservatives won’t take the nomination fight all the way to the convention floor. They're wrong.

Richard Viguerie: ‘Santorum was hiding in broad daylight’

Why don’t conservatives trust Romney? See the interview with Chairman Richard A. Viguerie.

Wanted: New Candidate for Challenging Position

Half of our CHQ Poll respondents want Ron Paul or Rick Santorum as the GOP presidential candidate.  Most of the rest want someone new to enter the race.

Watch Richard A. Viguerie’s Interview with Lou Dobbs Chairman Richard A. Viguerie discusses the GOP presidential race with Fox Business Channel host Lou Dobbs.

Time for Conservatives to Get Behind Rick Santorum

Now is no time to quibble with Santorum on some of his issues you might have problems with. The battle is now between Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney. Now is the time for choosing.

Not So fast! This Election May Not be About Jobs and the Economy

It's arguable that Barack Obama won the Democratic nomination (and the election) in 2008 because of his clean record on Iraq. Will his politically motivated withdrawal from Iraq be his downfall this time around?

What’s the Limited Message from Iowa?

After Iowa, conservatives need to focus on the primaries for Senate and congressional seats, be prepared to hold their noses about the eventual GOP nominee, and pray that a complete-package constitutional conservative is thinking about 2016.

75% of Iowa Republicans Vote Against Romney

The Iowa caucus results show the volatility of a campaign that appears to open the door to new candidates (from the right and the center) to enter the race--all but guaranteeing the race will be settled at the Republican National Convention.

Mitt Has to End His Jerry Seinfeld Campaigning

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld’s long-running hit TV show was famously “a show about nothing,” and is thus a fitting metaphor for Mitt Romney’s campaign so far.  Conservatives demand more, but it’s doubtful he can deliver.  The “Mitt and Mitt” sit-com (two sides on every issue) is over.

Santorum Ties Gingrich, Perry in CHQ Presidential Straw Poll

Heading into the Iowa caucuses, Paul leads while Santorum ties with Gingrich and Perry.

The Problem With the Conservative Vote Today

As our CHQ Poll shows, conservative sentiment is split behind too many candidates and non-candidates to be effective.  There is no strong leader, like a Goldwater or Reagan, to unite us.

CHQ Poll: Ron Paul Has Only Serious Plan to Cut Spending

Conservative and Tea Party activists overwhelming support Ron Paul’s plan to cut $1 trillion in federal spending immediately.