Trump Takes Valid Criticism Of Obama And Ruins It By Tweeting This
President Obama had no valid excuse for not attending Supreme Justice Antonin Scalia’s funeral today. The reason given by Josh Earnest is the President’s “security footprint” would have been too much and so they sent Joe Biden instead. Biden would be a valid substitute for other government officials, but Scalia was a Supreme Court justice for 30 years. Was President Obama not showing up, a | Read More »
Nevada Democrat Caucus Results (UPDATED)
Update 2: Fox News projects Hillary will win the Nevada Democrat caucuses. With about two thirds of the results in Hillary leads 52.2% to 47.8%.
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South Carolina Primary – Rubio Headquarters And The Support Of A Young Volunteer
by Jay Caruso COLUMBIA, SC – It’s primary day in South Carolina. Early on when I arrived it was interesting to note that while in downtown Columbia, I encountered zero Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio or Donald Trump supporters. People were out at the local farmers market and doing what they normally do on the weekends. At the statehouse, there was a lone Hillary Clinton supporter | Read More »
New Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin Takes on Abortion Industry
Pro-life governors have made a big impact on their state’s abortion industries recently. As you may know, Scott Walker signed two bills defunding Planned Parenthood in Wisconsin this week, and John Kasich is set to do the same some time after the South Carolina primary concludes. Governor of Kentucky, Matt Bevin, who has only been in office since December 2015, has already made headlines for | Read More »
Will Marcomentum Overcome Cruz And Trump
Can Marcomentum overcome the South Carolina ground game of Sen. Ted Cruz, which the campaign says is making 50,000 calls a day and knocking on over 7,000 doors each day. The Cruz campaign has over 11,000 South Carolina volunteers, along with hundreds of out of state volunteers helping in campaign centers throughout the state.
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Water Cooler 2/20/16 – Open Thread – Dems behaving badly, Supporters switch candidates, SCOTUS rules on N.C.
Our primary is bad. They’re getting worse: We’ve seen some bad behavior during the Republican primary, but let’s look at the other side for a moment. Brandon English, former deputy exec-dir of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee put out a post on MEDIUM. The title says it all . “Go f— yourself, Bernie.” Per The Hill: “The post was in response to Sanders implying that rival Hillary Clinton | Read More »
Exit Polls From 2012, 2008 and 2000 Tell Us A Few Things About South Carolina
As we await the results from today’s voting in South Carolina, it’s worth revisiting some lessons from the last three contested Republican primaries in South Carolina. To start with, as I noted yesterday, turnout has been wildly variable in past South Carolina GOP primaries, and the state has been so decisive in part because every winner except John McCain in 2008 has won by a | Read More »
Marco Rubio: Breitbart Deals In “Conspiracy Theories”
Following a negative Breitbart story, Rubio slams it for “conspiracy theories.” It is about time someone did.
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(VIDEO) Watch Donald Trump Accidentally Channel John Belushi On Fighting Terrorists
At a campaign stop, Trump has some valid points to make but beclowned himself by using a long discredited story about General Pershing.
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Did Rubio Snub The Conservative Review Convention For Megyn Kelly?
Sen. Marco Rubio did himself no favors on Thursday evening when he snubbed the Conservative Review Convention. The Daily Mail reports that the delay in Rubio’s schedule that caused him to miss the Convention appearance was an interview with Megyn Kelly:
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Another Huge Pile of Classified Emails Found on Hillary’s Server
The State Department released the latest batch of Hillary Clinton emails in a proverbial Friday night news dump, which means that the media won’t really have time to dig through them before a must-win Nevada caucus day. According to McClatchy, the State Department released an additional 1116 pages of emails, including 64 pages that contained classified information. That brings the total number of emails housed | Read More »
Expect a Big Surprise from Marco Rubio Today
The most recent slate of South Carolina polls shows Marco Rubio getting anywhere from 15-24% of the vote today in South Carolina. Quite frankly, I would be surprised if he does not out perform all of that polling and end up with at least 25% of the vote. One of the things you see in all the surveys is that the responses from earlier in | Read More »
The REAL Donald Trump: Come Get To Know Him
“You’re certainly welcome to your own opinion, but this is what contributed to mine. As I give courtesy to diverse opinion on the topic, so do I expect it in return. “- Dana Loesch Today, conservative talk radio host, Blaze TV host, NRA star, author of Hands Off My Gun, Tea Party activist, and general defender of freedom and liberty Dana Loesch has taken a | Read More »
Bush Staffers Looking For Work
Even as the Jeb Bush campaign announced Jeb’s post-South Carolina schedule in an all too obvious attempt to tamp down reports that Jeb would finally throw in the towel, Politico reveals that Bush campaign staff are a shopping their resumes with Florida political consultants anticipating that their candidate won’t push on after South Carolina: “I can unequivocally tell you that people are looking for work, | Read More »