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    Senate GOP Sells Out National Security for Tax Cuts

    Let’s be honest, there are many sexy issues in politics these day. The START Treaty is not one of them.No one other than Barack Obama and the Kremlin care about START.But we should. We should also care that the Senate GOP, thanks to the “skillful” negotiations of Jon Kyl (R-AZ), have decided to sell us down the river to Moscow in order to temporarily avoid | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for December 2, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For December 2, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Senate GOP Sells Out National Security for Tax Cuts 2. A Very Stupid Argument Advanced by Opponents of America 3. Pelosi Pulls One Last Political Stunt 4. Just Say No to Louie Gohmert’s Write-In Bid 5. The Texas Speaker’s Race 6. The TSA Lies In | Read More »

    Listen Live at 7pm ET

    I’m filling in for Herman Cain tonight on WSB out of Atlanta starting at 7pm ET.You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com/.Consider this an open thread.

    Just Say No to Louie Gohmert’s Write-In Bid

    The Republican Study Committee is the group in the House of Representatives that makes up the real conservatives among the Republicans. The body frequently pushes back on squishy Republican ideas and, over the years, has come up with some pretty bold and unapologetically conservative policy ideas. (One side note — it needs to stop letting in every person with an “R” next to their name, | Read More »

    The TSA Lies In Response to RedState

    I’d like to be charitable, but more than a week after we highlighted an outrageous TSA action, the TSA finally decided to respond. It did so by flat out lying.The TSA’s response is to this post about my friend the soldier who experienced one of the most egregious bits of bureaucratic stupidity at the hands of the TSA to ever be documented.How does the TSA | Read More »

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    Thank God Ronald Reagan Was a Conservative Before Being a Republican

    Thank God that Ronald Reagan put his principles ahead of politics. As regular readers know, I’m not fully enamored by Dick Morris, but one of the best quotes on polling I’ve ever heard comes from Dick Morris. To paraphrase, Morris said politicians should never lead based on polling, but should lead based on principle and use polling to shape the message to enact those principles | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for December 1, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For December 1, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Thank God Ronald Reagan Was a Conservative Before Being a Republican 2. Gays in the Military 3. Eric Holder: Man on a Mission 4. The FDA in bed with Big Business 5. Gov. Jindal Calls Obama’s National Security Strategy ‘Dumb’ and ‘Dangerous

    Gays in the Military

    “We are talking about an American military that burns piles of Bibles lest any Muslim gets offended. What do Muslims hate more than Bibles? Gays. ” I greatly dislike talking about Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. The topic drives me insane. I’m not serving on the front lines of the battlefield and I frankly think if you aren’t serving on the front lines, you should have | Read More »

    Eric Holder: Man on a Mission

    With a federal jury finding a terrorist not guilty of all but one charge, with a Somali teenager arrested for trying to blow up Americans at a Christmas Tree lighting ceremony, with the wikileaks debacle, and with more and more to preoccupy the Attorney General of the United States, you’d think Eric Holder would be holed up in his office fighting the good fight. You | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for November 30, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For November 23, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. The Climate Conference Echo Chamber 2. Council on American Islamic Relations: A Co-Conspirator to Terror 3. The American Idol-ization of Abortion 4. Have Some Irish Coffee 5. Fred Upton’s Shocking Votes on Energy-Related Bills

    Council on American Islamic Relations: A Co-Conspirator to Terror

    Power Line brings us the news that the Council on American Islamic Relations (“CAIR”) has been found by both the executive and judicial branches of the United States Government to be an unindicted co-conspirator in the Holy Land Foundation case.If you recall, the Justice Department prosecuted the Holy Land Foundation for providing support to a terrorist group. In the particular case it was Hamas.As Power | Read More »

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    Impotence & Salad

    Welcome back. I hope you had a good Thanksgiving. There are a few stories that came out over the holiday weekend and I think they are best tied together by one word — impotence. Barack Obama increasingly appears to be an impotent President and no amount of viagra funded through Obamacare seems capable of helping the man. First there was North Korea. They have, in | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for November 29, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For November 29, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Impotence & Salad 2. Karma: SEIU Kicks Members’ Kids to the Curb 3. Stopping START 4. Airport Security as Parody 5. Sore Union Losers at Delta Air Lines 6. White House Expedites Wind Farms; Stalls Drilling 7. Rothman chief of staff arrested on child solicitation | Read More »

    Airport Security as Parody

    Pejman Yousefzadeh has a great post on airport security. You’ve probably seen similar things.Throughout the country the full body x-ray machines were turned off for travel the day before Thanksgiving and have largely been unused for several days.Now, the TSA says there is no official policy, but it seems hard to believe it is sheer coincidence that on the busiest travel days of the year | Read More »

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    Happy Thanksgiving

    I’m about to go get the turkey out of the brine. I’m going to cook my first turkey today — say a prayer.I just wanted to take a minute to wish you all a very happy Thanksgiving.I am thankful most of all for Christ who died for me and for my wife and children. I am also very thankful for the front page writers of | Read More »