Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown’s War on Power Plants

    Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown, an Occupy Wall Street supporter who is rated by the National Journal as the Senate’s most liberal member, is at it again. A hard-line leftist, he is putting his ideology above the needs of his constituents. Brown has declared war on coal, which is incredible considering his state generates 86% of its electricity from coal and the state’s mining industry employees | Read More »

    Don’t Bail Out Public Pensions!

    Today, U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint (R-South Carolina), the Senate’s strongest voice for principled conservatism, joined with John Tillman, CEO of the Illinois Policy Institute at the Cato Institute to pledge his opposition to a federal bailout of underfunded state pension systems.     After the housing market collapse, it appears that pensions for public sector employees may be the next major economic bubble to burst. In the | Read More »

    Conservative, Anti-Sherrod Brown Group Running Ads in Ohio

    Earlier this year, I interviewed U.S. Senate candidate and Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel for a piece on United Liberty and have reported on what a far-left radical his opponent, Senator Sherrod Brown is. Ohio, birthplace of the great Senator Robert “Mr. Republican” Taft, who lead the fight against the New Deal, hasn’t elected a conservative to the Senate in my lifetime. But with endorsesments from FreedomWorks and | Read More »

    Sherrod Brown- Wrong on Energy, Wrong for Ohio

    Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown has been a busy statist. First, he attacked his Republican opponent, Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel for promoting his Tea Party credentials. What was Josh’s sin? It certainly wasn’t a lack of conservatism. Mandel, a rising conservative leader, is Endorsed by FreedomWorks and the Club for Growth. Josh once represented a portion of Rep. Dennis Kucinich’s district in the Ohio House of Representatives while | Read More »

    Rep. Jim Jordan Takes Principled Stand for Traditional Marriage

    A number of pro-family, socially conservative groups, such as the Family Research Center and Concerned Women for America, are refusing to participate in next month’s CPAC conference, which is the largest annual meeting of movement conservatives from across the country. From the Politico: A leading conservative in the House of Representatives is joining a move by social conservative activists to boycott the annual Conservative Political | Read More »

    Balanced Budget Amendment Campaign

    As Ken Blackwell wrote in the Daily Caller, he, along with conservative Senator-elect Mike Lee of Utah have launched a new campaign, Balanced Budget Amendment Now. With President Barack Obama hellbent on adding to our massive deficits and stealing from future generations of Americans, voters elected many fiscal conservatives into congress, and now it’s time to take action: You have heard all of the clichés: | Read More »