BERLIN (Reuters) - Several senior German conservatives called on Saturday for their party to shift to the right to win back voters, throwing down the gauntlet to Chancellor Angela Merkel before she announces her choice of cabinet ministers on Sunday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Top officials in the Bavarian sister party of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on Saturday warned the center-left Social Democrats (SPD) that failure to stick to agreements on migrants could cause the collapse of the potential new German government.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrats in Texas are early voting in large numbers ahead of the first primary elections before the 2018 midterms, stoking party optimism that backlash to President Donald Trump won't escape the biggest conservative state in the country.
Fishing for Ducks 14th annual event benefits wetlands conservation GARRISON, Minnesota – Feb. 22 – Fishing for Ducks Ice Fishing Contest, the largest attended Ducks Unlimited (DU) event in the nation, drew a record 5,000 men, women and kids for a successful day of ice fishing on Mille Lacs Lake on Feb. Show More Summary
During his speech at the 2018 Conservative Political Action Conference, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) made a bizarre quip about “The Simpsons” — and Twitter is not having it. “The Democrats are the party of Lisa Simpson,” the Texas Republican said, referencing the show’s main...
The Hill reports: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) compared the Democrats to know-it-all cartoon character Lisa Simpson in a Thursday appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference. “The Democrats are the party of Lisa Simpson and...Show More Summary
Theresa May and her Cabinet will hold a crunch meeting today to decide the UK's Brexit policy. 62 Brexit-supporting MPs have written to May calling on her to commit to a hardline version of Brexit. One MP tells BI that failure to agree...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - More than 60 Conservative lawmakers have written to Prime Minister Theresa May demanding a quick, clean break from the EU, adding pressure on her to take a "hard Brexit" stance ahead of a meeting to decide Britain's negotiating position.
LONDON (Reuters) - More than 60 lawmakers in Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party have signed a letter demanding that she deliver a Brexit that ensures "full regulatory autonomy" for Britain after it leaves in March 2019, the BBC reported.
The Campaign To Get Conservatives To Fight Climate Change Seeking conservative converts to climate change cause; Former congressman Bob Inglis tries to steer his party away from denialism Brian Nearing, February 18, 2018 (Albany Times Union) “Bob Inglis is putting a lot of faith in young people…Inglis is a former U.S. Show More Summary
CNN anchor Fredricka Whitfield had to repeatedly push back against a first-term Tea Party congresswoman who was drawing inaccurate conclusions from a document she admitted she had not read. Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-NY), a conservative upstate Republican, went on CNN “Newsroom” on...
Economist Kevin Milligan examines what we know so far about the policies the opposition parties plan to fight the Liberals with in the next election The post The Conservative and NDP platforms are starting to take serious shape appeared first on Macleans.ca.
David Frum argues that if the Republican Party believes in democracy, its politicians must fight for it.
Welcome to today’s class in how not to do P.R., folks. Today’s case study is Patrick Brown, former leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. Three weeks ago, CTV broadcast a report that Brown had engaged in graphic sexual misconduct with two very young women. He denied the allegations of the two young women, but he... View Article
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Social Democratic leader (SPD) Martin Schulz resigned on Tuesday, hoping to end turbulence that has rocked the center-left party since it agreed a coalition deal with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative...
There are many things that divide conservatives today, of course, and one of the chief ones is the politics of Europe: How to assess Orbán and Kaczy?ski? Farage and Le Pen? The “Freedom” party in Austria and the AfD in Germany (a literal...Show More Summary
In some ways, the 2017 election went as expected for the Conservative party. When the election was called on 18 April, the seven polls that had been published so far that month had averaged 43.3%. When the election was held on 8 June, the Conservatives tallied 42.4%. Any soothsayer would have been happy with that […]
With a projected deficit of $984 billion, critics of the White House budget proposal ask if the Republican Party has abandoned small government; reaction and analysis from Ryan Streeter, director of domestic policy studies for American Enterprise Institute.
Authored by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org, President Trump is the leader of America’s conservative party. Yet not even his allies would describe him as a conservative in the tradition of Robert Taft, Russell Kirk or William F. Buckley. In the primaries of 2016, all his rivals claimed the mantle of Mr. Show More Summary
Tea party Republicans arrived in Washington seven years ago with a clear, loud message from angry voters: Slash spending. But once again, spending is going way up. “Part of our … Click to Continue »