Must Read of the Day: Marco Rubio Taking on the RINOs
From Elisabeth Meinecke:Don’t tell Marco Rubio his primary race for the U.S. senate against Florida Gov. Charlie Crist depends on money or endorsements. Rubio, who finished his term as Florida’s Speaker of the House in 2008, is focused on a much bigger picture: limiting government and thus liberating American entrepreneurship. The impetus behind his campaign is that same wave of conservative outrage which carried Tea | Read More »
Marco Rubio scores 1.5 endorsements.
The full endorsement for Marco Rubio is from Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite (R, FL-05): Brown-Waite, who has been critical of what she has said is Crist’s attempts “to be all things to all people,” said Monday she thinks the GOP tide is turning in favor of Rubio. “He is picking up a lot of steam with the recent victories from the straw polls. It is great | Read More »
The Fighting Four — Countdown to the End of the Quarter
Unless you are on RSS, you should see the widget below to give to Michael Williams, Marco Rubio, Pat Toomey, and Chuck Devore. if you don’t see the widget, well, then, you are out of luck, but you should still give.
Rubio Forces Crist to Speak Out on ACORN
Following the arrest of 11 ACORN workers in Miami last week, Floridians have been waiting with baited breath for Gov. Charlie Crist to condemn ACORN’s illegal activities. The matter reached critical mass on Thursday, after Crist received a barrage of criticism about his relationship with ACORN, along with hundreds of phone calls and letters from angry citizens, including Crist’s U.S. Senate primary opponent former speaker | Read More »
15 Days and We’re Not Meeting the Goal
No sense in being coy about it. We’re not meeting our goal. In fact, the fundraising for these four sucks. I know cash is tight, but unless conservatives are willing to step up to the plate, we’re not going to get these guys elected and, frankly, the establishment of the Republican Party will keep ignoring us. Let’s be honest. One of the reasons the left | Read More »
15 Days For the Conservative Fighting Four
Have you given yet? Imagine a world where Marco Rubio, Chuck Devore, Pat Toomey, and Michael Williams work together in the Senate with Jim DeMint and Tom Coburn. Imagine a world where they push the GOP to the right in the Senate and stop the culture of capitulation. Give what you can. Embed this same widget on your website. Let’s raise them some money.
Crist Lite Raises Florida Unemployment Rate
It’s just a job, y’know? Crist Lite, also known as Senator George LeMieux, apparently has some ‘splaining to do. From Mark Krikorian, via The Corner blog at NRO: When Gov. Charlie Crist named his pal George LeMieux to keep the Senate seat warm for him, Jonah observed that “Any votes Crist Lite [LeMieux] makes in Washington will be, for political purposes, Crist votes.” Well, it’s | Read More »
Supporting the Conservative Fighting Four
I won’t call this the “screw the NRSC” fundraiser, but I’m sorely tempted. Each of you has a favorite Senate candidate this cycle. Here are four guys we want to see in the Senate. Let’s try to raise them $250,000.00 in the next 20 days. Click on the guy you like, learn a little about him, and give him some money. Together, we can move | Read More »
On the NRSC Memo: What About Florida and Texas. And Fiorina?
I don’t know a single Republican leaning blog that got tipped off about Senator John Cornyn’s memo to the Senate Republican Conference. Brian Walsh from the NRSC just emailed to let me know he had, in fact, emailed me earlier today with a copy of the email. For reasons unbeknownst to either of us, I got one responding to the Devore press release, but no | Read More »
Rubio gets concealed weapons permit training
This is brilliant. Republican U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio fired off about 100 rounds at a Miami gun range earlier today, part of his training for a concealed weapons permit. “He’s a good shot,” instructor Charlie Berrane tells the Buzz. Rubio said he decided to get a permit because he talks a lot about the 2nd Amendment on the campaign trail and wanted to show | Read More »
Charlie Crist’s Florida Shrinks. People Fleeing the Crist Economy
Whodathunkit? People are fleeing Florida because of the recession.It used to be the sunshine state.Unfortunately, under Charlie Crist, the Sunshine State is now the Sunset State.Crist, who has pushed a host of liberal economic initiatives in Florida and then tax increases to pay for it all, is running for the United States Senate as a Republican.But Crist supported Barack Obama’s economic stimulus (lotta good that | Read More »
Redstate Video – Marco’s Story
Promoted from diaries. – Moe Lane Something special for you tonight. This film short is a compilation of material from Marco Rubio’s speeches and other media sources. I’ve tried to provide a visual expression of the strong convictions he expresses in words. Content Warning: This film includes a scene of an execution during the Cuban Revolution. I debated including it, and finally decided that it | Read More »
Marco Rubio addressed the Brevard County Executive Committee tonight
This guy is the real deal. He got up at 3AM, drove up here, did a radio interview at 8AM, a fund raiser at noon, a TV interview in the afternoon, then a speech to the BREC at 7PM before driving back to Miami. The speech to the BREC was amazing. Having now heard him speak 3 time in the last 10 days, I was | Read More »
Mario Rubio did our local radio station today
If your county is like ours, the key to success in a conservative campaign is the local talk radio station that carries Rush. In our case, it is WMMB-AM that has a local guy named Bill Mick in the morning. The rest of the day is then Glenn, Rush, Sean, Mark Levin, and Dennis Miller at night. Bill does a really good job covering a | Read More »
Redstate Gathering Video – Marco Rubio
Many people in the establishment believe the Marco Rubio’s campaign is doomed, and that the best thing he can do for the party is to get out of the way and let Charlie Crist, the next person in line, to take the Senate seat from Florida. Those people are wrong. Campaigns like Marco’s are vital to improving our legislators in Washington. They force establishment candidates, | Read More »