God Bless America. Jeff Flake is In!
Jeff Flake is running for the Senate.He’ll be my first campaign contribution for the 2012 season.I know some of you are not fans of Flake’s because he sided with McCain on immigration. But I have to tell you, that he is so uncontrollable and, other than that issue, so much one of us, I’ll forgive him that.His score card for the Club for Growth has | Read More »
Save the Date
We’re not ready to take registrations yet, but I want you to please save the date on your calendar.From August 12th to August 14th, please join Governor Nikki Haley and RedState.com for the 2011 RedState Gathering in Charleston, South Carolina.We’ll have plenty of speakers, plenty of fun, and embrace the rich southern hospitality the low country is known for.More details will be forthcoming.
Morning Briefing for February 14, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For February 14, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. Happy Valentine’s Day. You have ordered flowers, right? If not, here are some sites you may want to go to ASAP: FTD, 1-800-Flowers, Teleflora, ProFlowers. Info on St. Valentine can be found here. 1. Save the Date 2. Obama’s deficit reduction – a measly $400 billion | Read More »
The Erick Erickson Show — Live from Washington
The Erick Erickson Show is live from Washington, D.C.You can listen at http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.At 7:35 p.m. tonight we’ll be talking to Governor Haley Barbour of Mississippi.At 8:35 p.m. we’ll talk to Congressman Tom Price.Consider this an open thread.
Morning Briefing for February 11, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For February 11, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Leon Panetta Has Got Some Real Inside Info 2. The Republican Message on Spending Matters 3. Let Me Pre-Emptively Endorse Jeff Flake 4. Central Planning vs. The Market Economy 5. Parsing the Pledge, House Leadership Still Not Compliant 6. Against Expectations, Hosni Mubarak Does Not | Read More »
From the Mailbag
From: John T. Harris Subject: Conservative???????????????? Date: February 10, 2011 8:10:41 PM EST To: email@example.com No sir, You are no conservative.You are a statist quisling. You are a MORAN statist quisling. The youth laugh at you.Ron Paul is the ONLY conservative.Thank you and may God have mercy on your war-mongering soul.
Let Me Pre-Emptively Endorse Jeff Flake
Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) is throwing in the towel and retiring from the Senate.Much speculation will be had over the next few weeks about who to endorse and who to support.Let me be up front and just say I endorse Jeff Flake for the United States Senate.Now . . . now we just need to get him to run. Details. Just a detail.Consider this an | Read More »
This is Too Much For Me
I have, for me, shown an amazing amount of restraint in keeping my mouth shut on an issue about which I can stay silent no longer — GOProud and CPAC. RedState’s parent company, Eagle Publishing, Inc., is a long time sponsor of CPAC. RedState itself is helping FreedomWorks sponsor Bloggers Row. We were the sole sponsor of Bloggers Row last year. I will be speaking | Read More »
Morning Briefing for February 10, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For February 10, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. This is Too Much For Me 2. Movement Towards $100 Billion, But Not There Yet 3. Jimmy Webb (D, VA) cuts and runs. 4. WaPo’s Greg Sargent Casually Slanders Tea Party Movement 5. Too Cool for Terrorism
The Erick Erickson Show — PATRIOT Act Canned
I’m late putting this up tonight. You can listen live at http://wsbradio.comI’ll be talking about the PATRIOT Act, iPads in school, CPAC, etc. tonight on the air.You can call in at 1-800-WSB-TALKConsider this an open thread.
House GOP’s Spending Cut Less Than Expected
Here is the only piece you need to read about the House GOP’s budget cuts and how insignificant they are. House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R.-Wis.) is filing a budget limit this week that would cut government spending by $32 billion starting March 5. The Appropriations Committee will use the new spending levels to determine specific government department cuts and write a new Continuing Resolution | Read More »
Morning Briefing for February 9, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For February 9, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. The Climes They Are A-Changin’ 2. Reciprocal Courtesy On a Bridge Too Far 3. The Obamacare comic book! 4. “Right Now, Not Next Year, But Now”
Really Grover? Losers?
As you will note from my posting over the past several weeks, I have declined to write about CPAC and the related controversy. RedState is assisting FreedomWorks in sponsoring Bloggers Row, but I have personally done my best to keep my head down and mouth shut. I’ll be speaking Friday at noon to the Young America’s Foundation luncheon. I’m happy to do so.Nonetheless, I’m rapidly | Read More »
Reciprocal Courtesy On a Bridge Too Far
Maybe had the libertarians done a better job of preventing their party from being overrun with libertines — a group of people who couldn’t care less about the size and scope of government as long as their desires for one night stands with a bag of weed and a tranny from 7th and Broadway are unimpeded by government — we wouldn’t be having these issues | Read More »
Morning Briefing for February 7, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For February 8, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Hey Barack, Resign Now, and Now Means Yesterday 2. House Republicans Attempt to Extend “Stimulus” Trade Benefits 3. How Obama Can Double His Budget Cuts By Doing His Job 4. The Muslim Brotherhood and the ACU