The Republican party's deep divisions on climate change and the environment were on full display at the recently-concluded Conservative Political Aciton Committee (CPAC). How the GOP presidential contenders attempt to navigate theseShow More Summary
In Impromptus today — the last installment of a “CPAC Journal” — I have a note about politicians, and their reputation. That reputation is not good. Yet some of the finest people you’ll ever meet are politicians. And some politicians, of course, are skunks. So it is with people in general. Show More Summary
Chris Cuomo is wrong. The founders were clear that there shall be no established religion at the federal level in this country, and I'm positive the majority of CPAC members are in agreement with that point.
Compared to the George W. Bush era, today's Republican Party is so aggressively hostile to minorities they're sabotaging themselves. Another CPAC came to an end this weekend. The hungover millennials are back to campus by now, with their backpacks full of Rand Paul buttons, and the oldsters are counting their profits. Show More Summary
So CPAC happened, at which various GOP future candidates try to see if they can win a little conservative love. And that means that Common Core had to be trotted out for ceremonial abuse, like a disgraced former party officer in Communist...Show More Summary
Former Ronald Reagan adviser Bruce Bartlett had more than a few choice words for the modern day Conservative party and none of them were good. DKos: Last week at CPAC potential Republican candidates were invoking President Ronald Reagan ad-nauseam. Show More Summary
Dr. Ben Carson has taken the next step toward running for president in 2016 by creating an exploratory committee, NBC News has reported. Ben Carson placed fourth in the CPAC straw poll last week and hundreds of thousands have signed a petition demanding he run for president in 2016. Show More Summary
To win over the middle, anti-choice leaders argued at CPAC, it's more helpful to message around "incremental" abortion restrictions like 20-week bans or insurance coverage restrictions. Image: Shutterstock The post The Latest Anti-Choice Strategy: Less Planned Parenthood Bashing, More Insurance Bans appeared first on RH Reality Check.
On the homepage today we have Part III of my “CPAC Journal.” But I’d like to comment on something that came up in Part II. I mentioned something that has been on my mind lately, particularly in light of Netanyahu’s speech before Congress. Show More Summary
CPAC 2015 was another year where conservatives got together with one thing on their agenda: Politics. I show up, loving being among like minded individuals, ready to scope the fashion scene.
CPAC is no stranger to inviting raving lunatics to speak at their events. They certainly outdid themselves this year by not only inviting Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson to speak, but by honoring him with the Andrew Breitbart Defender of the First Amendment Award. Show More Summary
CPAC photos via Gage Skidmore The 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference concluded over the weekend and man was it a spectacle of horrors and hilarities. Every major Republican political player flocked to DC to cajole thousands...Show More Summary
Conservative leaders tended to dodge LGBT issues at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference, though a few extremists managed to make some noise. read more
Politico reported that Chris Christie felt he exceeded expectations at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC) convention. The only problem is that Christie is trending in the wrong direction with the GOP’s conservative base. Show More Summary
Lisa De Pasquale is a conservative writer of both fiction and punditry who, to date, was the longest-serving head of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). She organized the behemoth conference from 2006 to 2011. During her time behind the scenes, she's seen and done things that read less like a job and more like a Fox News fever dream. Read more...
Everyone knows that college campuses are hubs for liberal groupthink and propaganda. But the media never cover the presence of conservative voices on campuses. So MRC Culture asked conservative students at CPAC, “Have you ever been treated...Show More Summary
My latest Townhall column is called, The 15 Best Quotes From CPAC 2015. Here’s an excerpt from the column. 15) “I close with two words, ‘Kill ISIS!’ God bless you
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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Leon Wolf to discuss the winners and losers of CPAC, if Scott Walker's background will help him in 2016 and why Hillary is a different kind of Clinton. The post Why Hillary is a Different Kind of Clinton appeared first on RedState.
“Victims.” “Weak.” “Unintelligent.” “Hopeless.” That’s how the left and its media allies portray women, according to young conservatives at CPAC. The “War on Women” has been debunked many times over, but still the media enjoy taking any opportunity they can to make conservatives look sexist, out-of-touch, and anti-women. Show More Summary