Reclaiming the Party

    This is just embarrassing. Those were Erick’s words earlier this afternoon, and the statement is absolutely correct. The Republican Party, as it is and as it has been, is an utter embarrassment to those who vote for them. The guys up top – Boehner, McConnell (ESPECIALLY MCCONNELL), Cantor, Cornyn and the rest – listen to money, lobbyists and, strangely, Democrats, for guidance on what to | Read More »

    Reclaiming the Party

    This is just embarrassing. Those were Erick’s words earlier this afternoon, and the statement is absolutely correct. The Republican Party, as it is and as it has been, is an utter embarrassment to those who vote for them. The guys up top – Boehner, McConnell (ESPECIALLY MCCONNELL), Cantor, Cornyn and the rest – listen to money, lobbyists and, strangely, Democrats, for guidance on what to | Read More »

    Post Party Summits: Taking the Fight to the Ballot Box

    Promoted from diaries – Bill S. As President Obama vacationed in North Carolina this past weekend, concerned Americans decided to dedicate their time to freedom. The Post-Party Summits, hosted by American Majority, Smart Girl Politics and RedState, kicked off the first Summit in Pittsburgh, PA on April 23rd. American Majority President Ned Ryun explained the idea behind the Post-Party Summits in a recent interview: “The | Read More »

    2012? Think January 2009

    It’s not flattery. It’s precisely what we’re trying to encourage: hence, the promotion from diaries. – Moe Lane Take the Holidays off, enjoy your family, and go to your January precinct or district meeting. Learn to organize a precinct or a district; it’s a lot harder but a lot more productive than philosophizing. I’ve never done that sort of work as a Republican. By the | Read More »

    Calling all Virginians

    Like so many people, I have been sorely disappointed by the election results, and I am deeply concerned over where Obama is going to take this country. Yet, I believe that Virginia is salvageable, and if we, the Virginia members of the RedState community can step up, we can be a key part in that effort. That is my hope, my silver lining, my commitment. | Read More »