I've sometimes found Washington Post humorist Alexandra Petri a bit of a liberal jerk, like when she discussed what the 2012 presidential contenders should have given up for Lent, as in Rick Santorum needed to give up talking and Newt Gingrich needed to just give up. Show More Summary
Jon Stewart opened Monday night's edition of The Daily Show by looking back at the weekend's NRA convention and its not-so-singular focus on guns. With Ted Cruz, Rick Santorum, Sarah Palin and others in attendance, Stewart realized, "this is the same lineup, with the same laundry list of conservative grievances, that we saw at CPAC a month and a half ago."
(CNN) – Former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania said Friday he plans to attend the Iowa State Fair in August, a traditional stop in the first-in-the-nation caucus state for those considering a run for president. In an interview with CNN’s Jim Acosta, Santorum also Food and Drug Administration approval this week of the Plan B [...]
President Obama, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum among candidates with unpaid campaign bills.
Langston Bowens is a high school senior at Grosse Pointe South in Michigan, and helped arrange for Sen. Rick Santorum to speak at his school. But a funny thing happened after the speech was announced: School district officials changed their minds and cancelled the event. The story may have ended there, but Langston Bowens refused [...]
I'm a bit of a snob when it comes to education. Remember when former presidential hopeful Rick Santorum branded President Obama a snob for wanting everyone in America to go to college? Well, I constantly build schools in the air resembling ivy covered college campuses fashioned after antiquity's trivium and quadrivium. Show More Summary
Dan McCarthy points to this Rick Santorum quote from a recent profile …
This morning Box Turtle Bulletin reminds us that it was on this date ten years ago that USA Today published an AP interview with Rick Santorum—then the third most powerful Republican in the U.S. Senate—in which Santorum compared same-sex relationships to dog fucking and child rape. Show More Summary
Gay marriage advocates have frequently scoffed at conservatives like Rush Limbaugh and Rick Santorum who say legalizing same-sex marriage will lead to the classification of other relationships as “marriage,” such as multiple spouses, incest...
by Kirsten Andersen Ben Johnson contributed to this story. GROSSE POINTE, MI, April 11, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – This week, controversy erupted at a public high school in Michigan after former presidential candidate Rick Santorum was disinvited from giving a speech to its students because he supports traditional…
Rick Santorum has been hospitalized over the weekend, suffering from reported dehydration and a gastrointestinal illness.
Recently, Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council reintroduced a tired refrain: Legalized gay marriage could lead to other legal forms of marriage disaster, such as polygamy. Rick Santorum, Bill O’Reilly, and other social conservatives have made similar claims. Show More Summary
Rick Santorum was hospitalized this weekend with dehydration and a gastrointestinal illness, forcing the former Pennsylvania Senator and Republican presidential candidate to miss a planned trip to Iowa. Santorum was schedule to give the keynote address at the Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition’s Annual Spring Kickoff on Monday. A program for the event noted that [...]Show More Summary
Rick Santorum was hospitalized today. “While traveling in South Carolina on Saturday, Rick Santorum became ill and was admitted to the hospital for a gastro-intestinal illness and dehydration,” said Virginia Davis, spokesperson for Patriot Voices, Santorum’s political action committee, in a statement. Show More Summary
Bill O'Reilly invited Rick Santorum to appear on his show following Grosse Pointe High School's decision this week to re-invite the failed presidential candidate to speak after a cancelation and complaints from Santorum that his "free speech rights" were being...
Ever since Rick Santorum ended his presidential campaign a year ago this week, he has acted as if that defeat was just a brief setback in his running quest for the Republican nomination. Almost three years out from the 2016 Iowa caucuses,...Show More Summary
The failed presidential candidate has said gay people getting married is a danger to children, and he doesn't see how he might be harmful to them. read more