Why Is Brian Lamb Doing What Republican Leaders Won’t! What Would AceInTX Do?
A review: Obama Care passes on 12/24/2009 and Mitch McConnell stands up to declare the fight isn’t over. he tells us we’re going to fight this with everything we have despite having done virtually nothing to stop it up to that point. So here we are two full weeks later and not a peep from anyone in the Republican Party from what I can tell | Read More »
Why Are We Signalling A Repeal Strategy For Obamacare When It Has Yet To Become Law?
Well, here we are. Everyone knows the epic failure of Mitch McConnell and his lack of effort in slowing down let alone defeating the Democrats in their efforts to pass HCR before the Christmas Break so I won’t rehash it all here. Let’s just say I’m sick to death over it and frustrated beyond measure that more wasn’t done when it’s clear to everyone the | Read More »
“So This Is How Liberty Dies!?”
Enjoy your Turkey and Cranberries you worthless despicable vermin. I hope you all choke on it! All Hail Darth Reid and the new minions of the Empire!
Brian Walsh Exposes Conservative’s Neglected Flank In The War For The Direction Of The GOP!
Everything Leon says in “The NRSC’s Brian Walsh Continues to Make Himself the Story” is true! True, no one should even know Walsh’s name…True, Walsh shouldn’t be trashing a Republican candidate for The United States Senate in public which shows poor tactical judgment at best…and utter stupidity at worse… Finally…and most importantly…TRUE…NO official of the NRSC should be threatening to withhold NRSC support for a | Read More »
My Email pleading with JD Hayworth to take up the McCain Challenge
After the indignity foisted upon all conservatives in 2008 by an out of touch party, I find the new polls showing JD Hayworth withing striking distance of John McCain without even announcing let alone running a single add to be the ultimate opportunity to send an unmistakable message. I sent the letter below to JD begging him to run and ask those who agree with | Read More »
Did John McCain Agree With The “ANONYMOUS” Attacks On Sarah Palin After The 08 Campaign? NOW WE KNOW!!
I thought I’d said everything I had to say about the pathetic McCain Campaign in 08 But….(There’s always a but isn’t there?) But, Sarah is back and everything ugly from the end of that campaign is back with her. I haven’t gotten my hands on her book yet, so all I can do is comment second hand on what is purported to be in it | Read More »
Will Scozzafava Actually Keep Her Leadership Position In The NY General Assembly?
Last week was a bit of a Bell Weather was it not? It had it’s ups and downs to be sure and I want to begin this by again asking for prayer for the families and victims of Nidal Malik Hasan. I would also note that most news reports still refer to this terrorist as b>MajorHasan and I would ask those reading this to refrain | Read More »
***BREAKING*** Continuing Updates***Pray For Ft Hood: 12 Confirmed Dead, 31 Injured In Attack By 1 Shooter Confirmed Dead 2 Others Questioned Then Released
2 shooters reportedly opened fire at the Post Exchange. One Captured second escaped. firing started at Post movie theater late mybe from a third shooter while the second was escaping the Post exchance. Stand by for updates! Correction: First shootings began at processing center for injured and general check in. Update: unclear if shooter at theater was same shooter who escaped the processing center. Update: | Read More »
NY 23 And What It Should Mean to ALL Republicans Going Forward.
What happened in NY 23 and why is there a Democrat holding that seat for the first time in 150 years? The NRCC spent almost a million dollars backing Scozzafava, I hear pundits and commentators saying that over and over…but that’s not the whole story. The NRCC didn’t just spend it backing Scozzafava, they spent it attacking the conservative and gave the Democrat a pass | Read More »
Tin Ears In Republican Leadership? (Updated!!!)
I was in the middle of writing another diary about the insanity of the NRCC attacks on Hoffman while leaving the Democrat untouched in NY-23 after posting contact info for the NRCC when I realized, they’ve pulled the attack ad on Hoffman and replaced it with an ad slamming Bill Owens…yes…The Democrat. Maybe they’re actually listening? Who knows..but they deserve credit for this: So here | Read More »
That does it…McDonnell Can’t Be Allowed To Win Because (GASP), “HE’S A CLOSET CHRISTIAN!!!”
From Ben Smith at Politico: McDonnell, the Christian conservative Virginia Democrats are highlighting this video of GOP gubernatorial nominee Bob McDonnell from a rally-the-base speech earlier today at Jerry Falwell’s Liberty University in Lynchburg. McDonnell’s promise to be a champion for traditional marriage and anti-abortion stalwart comes on the morning following the final debate of the governor’s race Tuesday night — a debate where the | Read More »
March of the RINOs III: Tell Me Again Why Olympia Snowe Is A Republican?
And there you have it folks…after all the fanfare a couple weeks ago about how Senator Olympia Snowe was going to act like a Republican for once…and vote with the rest of the party on Obamacare…after all the town halls…and hell raising across the country against a nationalized health care system…after all the tea parties and protests…After seniors have decided to get engaged in opposition…after | Read More »
Snowe Votes For Federal Fines And Jail For Individual Citizens Who Refuse To Purchase Health Insurance
So…if you’re down to your last $500 and have to chose between buying groceries for your kids and keeping the heat on OR purchasing a FEDERALLY mandated health insurance plan….Olympia Snowe wants to fine you $1900 if you decide to stay warm and eat as opposed to sending your money to a federally approved insurance plan. Of Course…it doesn’t stop there….because if you don’t pay | Read More »
Well Well Well…McCain Will Host A Fundraiser For Mitt Romney
In the “See I told you so” category it seems the first installment is being made by establishment Republicans to pay Mitt (“I’m the genius behind MassCare”) Romney back for stepping aside during the 2008 CPAC conference and clearing the way for the disaster that became the McCain Campaign and an eventual Obama Presidency. McCain to host Romney fundraiser Posted: September 25th, 2009 11:07 AM | Read More »
****BREAKING**** Several Ambulances dispatched to the VA home of Robert Byrd (D-WV)
From Politico: Victoria Hays, who lives in Byrd’s neighborhood, said she saw three fire trucks, two ambulances, a uniformed police officer and security personnel on the driveway of the senator’s house Tuesday morning. “We’ve all kind of noticed there have been a lot more nurses” in recent days at Byrd’s house, she said. “I’ve never seen anything like this around his house before. We’re hoping | Read More »
Is Mass-Care The Answer For America? Mitt Romney Thinks So!
In the irony of ironies category, Human Events interviews Mitt Romney about what America needs in a government health care system, Mitt Romney Talks Health Care Solutions based on his success in Massachusetts insuring all it’s citizens “without breaking the bank”. I’d be laughing if I weren’t choking back tears of utter frustration. You all Remember Mitt…he’s the current front runner for 2012. He’s the | Read More »
Happy Red State Anniversary To Me!
What happened? It doesn’t seem possible but here I am having completed 2 years at Red State. It seems I’ve achieved the near impossible! Just to review…I came here as a Huckster during the primary season and it might surprise some of you but I was pretty confrontational and strident in my support for the Huckster in Chief. I know…I know…It’s hard to believe I | Read More »
I Thought Sotomayor Was A Shoe In! So Why Is Leahy Calling Republicans Racists For Questioning Her Work In La Raza, (Translation: The Race)?
According to Politico, Pat Leahy has unleashed a screed against Republicans for daring to question Sotomayor’s commitment and participation in/to Racist Organizations like La Raza, (The Race). La Raza advocates taking back the western United States by using mass immigration, Patrick Leahy Hits GOP for “Racist” Comments. Aside from the obvious question, “If the Dems have the upper hand here and Sotomayor is a forgone | Read More »
Calling All Red Staters…You Have 1,018 Pages To Read: Some Progress And We Need Your Help! A follow up to Swamp Yankee’s Column
Several of us in a thread to an excellent diary by Swamp Yankee: “Dear House Republicans and Conservative Activists: You Have 1,018 Pages To Read” decided to form an informal committee to read parts of the recently released Health Care Bill and post relevant material so at least one bill making it’s way through cCongress this year will be read before it’s voted on even | Read More »
Senator Durbin…You are Simply *WRONG*WRONG*WRONG *WRONG*WRONG*
OK Folks…Time for a refresher in the fundamental difference between Liberal/Progressive philosophy and the Conservative principles I spend so much time beating Liberal/Moderate/Vichy Republicans with. As I write this I am listening to the hearings for Sotomayor on Fox news. Dick Durbin has just completed blowing the horn for Sotomayor. While listening, I’m smacked right between the eyes with his quote from Senator Paul Simon | Read More »