TALK RADIO NEWS SERVICE Nebraska on is now the first conservative state in more than 40 years to abolish the death penalty, with lawmakers defying their Republican governor, Pete Ricketts, a staunch supporter of capital punishment who had lobbied vigorously against banning it. Show More Summary
Good for the Cornhusker State: Nebraska became the first conservative state in more than 40 years to abolish the death penalty on Wednesday when lawmakers boldly voted 30-19 to override the governor’s veto. There are 10 inmates on Nebraska’s death row — the 11th died this week — but the state has not executed anyone […]
A Gallup survey showing a more even ideological split in the US was a sign of the country’s intellectual decline, Fox News host Bill O’Reilly argued on Wednesday. “I believe only about 50 percent of the American people take the time to understand important issues,” he said....
A recent Gallup poll found that social liberals and social conservatives are exactly e same percentage in the U.S., and Bill O'Reilly thinks the American people's ignorance is the reason why.
When American Sniper was released, there was a lot of debate about the message of the film. Here is my view. American Sniper is definitely a conservative film, but it is a conservative film that situates itself in a larger conversation. So what counts as a “conservative film?” There are lots of ways you could […]
"... with lawmakers defying their Republican governor, Pete Ricketts, a staunch supporter of capital punishment who had lobbied vigorously against banning it."Nice going, Nebraska.
Go Nebraska! Nebraska on Wednesday became the first conservative state in more than 40 years to abolish the death penalty, with lawmakers defying their Republican governor, Pete Ricketts, a staunch supporter of capital punishment who had lobbied vigorously against banning it. By a 30 to 19 vote that cut across party lines, the Legislature overrode [Read more...]
Britain's ruling Conservative Party wants to enact businessfriendly policies and also appeal more to workers.
Who defends a child molester? To one group of conservatives on the internet, the answer is: me. Read more...
Conservative commentator Ann Coulter called immigrants to the United States a bigger threat to Americans than the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group during a recent interview with Fusion's Jorge Ramos -- hardly the first of Coulter's offensive comments on immigration. Show More Summary
The UK’s freshly-minted Tory government – the first majority Conservative administration to be elected since 1992 – has used its first Queen’s Speech to introduce plans for super-charged surveillance powers. In her address – which is...Show More Summary
If you've been following the Josh Duggar child molestation scandal, and how quickly some Christians have dismissed the crime, one thing is abundantly clear: conservative Christian morality is more or less a contradiction in terms these days. Show More Summary
The Guardian profiles the work of Blue Ventures founded by Alasdair Harris: The Vezo people of south-west Madagascar have been living off the Mozambique channel for more than 1,000 years; their population is both defined and sustained entirely by fishing. Show More Summary
Contrary to predictions, the 2015 General Election has delivered a small majority for the Conservative party who will continue to […]
Tory and Liberal senators laid out opposition to parts of Reform Act, designed to give MPs more power in the Commons, giving it a grim outlook The post Conservative MP Michael Chong’s Reform Act gets bumpy ride in Senate committee appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Bauer: A dispute over whether the FEC is tilting its investigations against conservatives or Republicans is mostly a waste of energy. Commissioner Goodwin got this started at a Commission hearing and has been rebuked by Commissioner Ravel. The Republicans profess … Continue reading ?
U.S. Congress members' social circles are more important in how they vote than their liberal or conservative beliefs or constituents' opinions, according to a new model of voting behavior created by Dartmouth College researchers. The study appears in the journal Research & Politics. A PDF is available on request. read more
The conservative media's immediate assumption was that this must be politically correct culture spinning out of control. The Boy Scouts of America are, especially compared to their girl power-centric counterpart the Girl Scouts, a conservative organization. Show More Summary
Via Gay Star News: Australian Opposition leader Bill Shorten has become the first leader of a major political party to put forward legislation to allow same-sex marriage in Australia just days after more members of the conservative wing of his party announced they now would vote in favor of marriage equality. Show More Summary
More abuse from the ‘tolerant’ left– Olivia Nuzzi, Twitter profile photo. On Memorial Day, Olivia Nuzzi, a reporter with the Daily Beast, posted a photo to Twitter directed toward a religious conservative of two half-naked men engaged in a sexual … Continue reading ?