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    Democrats Fall Back on the Same Tired Lies From 1994

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting this morning, “Congress’s hot August recess has begun with rhetoric to match, with Democrats pummeling Republicans for wanting to trim Social Security, and Republicans hammering Democrats for favoring tax increases.”Likewise, CNN notes, “Democrats pledged Friday to not only keep Social Security in place, but use the historic program against Republicans ahead of the midterm election.”Moderate Republicans in Congress will | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for August 16, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For August 16, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Democrats Fall Back on the Same Tired Lies From 1994 2. The Idiocy of Barack Obama’s Mosque Support 3. Obama Chooses Sides In Favor of the Ground Zero Mosque 4. Understanding Barack Obama By Proxy Syndrome 5. BP Spill: How to Have Your Cake and | Read More »

    The Idiocy of Barack Obama’s Mosque Support

    Barack Obama last night came out forcefully in favor of the Ground Zero Mosque. He said he believed our nation’s founding principles demanded it.Really?Which of those founding principles? This man was a law professor. Surely he understands that our founding principles do not compel the President of the United States to support the specific act of an individual based on our founding principles. Otherwise, he | Read More »

    I’m Still Perturbed by This

    The Bill McCollum campaign in Florida is lamely trying to deny they had anything to do with that stupid lawsuit against Rick Scott. They’ve also decided that because I am defending Scott in this that I must be a shill for Scott.Were I shilling for Scott, given my track record, I would be endorsing the guy. I am not and that is not the point.The | Read More »

    Understanding Barack Obama By Proxy Syndrome

    Kjersten Forseth of ProgressNow Colorado blasted out an email yesterday seeking to define Ken Buck early as too fringe for Colorado. In her email she said What would you say about a man who thinks you should vote for him because he “doesn’t wear high heels?” What would you say about a man who endorsed a radical abortion ban, and says he even opposes a | Read More »

    Is the Colorado Independent Making Up Numbers to Discredit Scott Rasmussen?

    As I noted yesterday, Scott Rasmussen has out a new poll showing Ken Buck beating Michael Bennet in Colorado. In fact, back on July 27th, Rasmussen polled Colorado and found in that poll too that Buck is beating Bennet.Well, the left-wing Colorado “Independent” has a story out on the poll and includes this nugget: A July 27 poll saw Bennet pulling down only 42 percent | Read More »

    The 14th Amendment Canard

    “Lindsey Graham …. just wants to save himself by looking like he is doing something without actually doing anything.” I have spent a lot of time on TV and radio this week talking about amending the 14th Amendment to deal with birthright citizenship. It is a non-issue, will not happen, and is unnecessary anyway to deal with the issue.For starters, let’s remember that birthright citizenship | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for August 13, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For August 13, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. The 14th Amendment Canard 2. Bill White and His Fellow Race-Baiting Democrats 3. Buck Beats Bennet 4. What? What? I thought Sharron Angle was imploding. 5. Robin Carnahan loves her some bailout 6. Failing Dems try to “F—” the Tea Party movement

    Buck Beats Bennet

    The Democrats said no way. They said Ken Buck is fringe, thinks social security is unconstitutional, and is opposed to the federal government taking over and destroying the student loan industry.The Democrats said there was no way Ken Buck could beat Michael Bennet.Heck, the GOP establishment said the same thing.According to Rasmussen, Buck is beating Bennet 46% to 41%.Maybe that is why the DSCC is | Read More »

    What? What? I thought Sharron Angle was imploding.

    I also thought she was out there on social security. That’s what the Democrats have been telling us. Heck, that’s what some Republicans have been telling us. And then she went and produced this bit of brilliance. An imploding campaign does not produce stuff like this. I like it. Sharron Angle can win. We must help.

    Morning Briefing for August 12, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For August 12, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Nancy Pelosi Wishes Everyone Well But Americans 2. A Note To Conservatives Who Wanted to Suck Up to the Quayle Family 3. Democrats: “Spending For Dummies” 4. Marco Rubio takes Harry Reid to task for Reid’s latest racist slur 5. Progressive *snicker* Brilliance: Burn A | Read More »

    Nancy Pelosi Wishes Everyone Well But Americans

    Here is Nancy Pelosi’s twitter feed. Today she wished Muslims celebrating Ramadan “joy, wisdom, and countless blessings.” On August 3rd, she wished the Sing Tao newspaper a happy 35th birthday. On July 6th Nancy Pelosi wished the Dalai Lama a happy 75th birthday. On July 4th the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives . . . oh, you’ve figured it out. Nancy Pelosi | Read More »

    Me vs. Michael Steele

    omeone has started a silly rumor that I will be challenging Michael Steele for RNC Chairman thanks, in part, to RedState’s tremendous win record so far this year in GOP primaries. Mixed into this rumor is the suggestion that I am somehow to be opposed because of my position on gun control.To clear this up and stop more reporters from calling me, let me be | Read More »

    Deal in Georgia

    While we can question the wisdom of putting Nathan Deal up against Roy Barnes, that’s what Republicans decided in Georgia last night and we’ll respect their decision. The Deal campaign ran a great runoff. The Handel camp ran a textbook runoff race, but came up about 2500 votes short. This morning I’m told Karen Handel will be conceding the race. Republicans will now unite to | Read More »

    A Note To Conservatives Who Wanted to Suck Up to the Quayle Family

    Look, I get it. Dan and Marilyn Quayle are tremendous people. So when they call and say you should back their son who is running for Congress, you tend to say okay.But Ben Quayle is imploding. He did a “rent-a-family” mail piece purported showing him with his daughters, but he has none. Now, it turns out that Ben Quayle has a bit of a scandal | Read More »