By Noemie Emery | 03/11/14 03:12 PM
As with most things, there are good and bad aspects of the Tea Party movement. And all the bad ones were on display March 6 in a speech by Ted Cruz to the Conservative Political Action Conference that replayed every silly thing ever said by conservatives and added some riffs of his own.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/11/14 01:33 PM
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., weighed in on the debate between Sens. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ted Cruz, R-Texas, over Ronald Reagan's foreign policy legacy. "I knew Ronald Reagan," McCain said to the Washington Examiner. "They're no Ronald Reagan. OK? They're not." Reagan, McCain said, actually...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/11/14 11:37 AM
Senior staffers for Sens. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ted Cruz, R-Texas, met today to discuss their recent squabble over foreign policy and the legacy of former President Ronald Reagan.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/10/14 11:46 AM
A year ago, both Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Ted Cruz were standing together against the Obama administration during Paul's epic drone filibuster. Now, the two senators are fiercely debating over Ronald Reagan's foreign policy legacy.
By Steve Chapman | 03/07/14 05:22 PM
In 1980, after the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, President Jimmy Carter came up with a way to retaliate: stopping grain sales to Moscow. The boycott, said then-Commerce Secretary Philip Klutznick, would prove to the world that "aggression is costly" and induce the Soviets to "halt their...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/07/14 09:16 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, defined his foreign policy views on Thursday -- carefully positioning himself between the hawkish Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and the more anti-interventionist views of Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/06/14 11:51 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, took the CPAC stage early Thursday morning to fire up grassroots activists for conservative principles.
By Terence Jeffrey | 03/05/14 10:48 AM
Are atheism and promoting atheism consistent with American — let alone conservative — values and principles? The operational policy of the American Conservative Union now appears to contradict Ronald Reagan's view on this. Reagan believed atheism was not merely wrong, but the enemy of...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/28/14 09:21 AM
Several hundred Tea Party activists and professionals gathered in Washington on Thursday to celebrate their fifth anniversary.
By Hugh Hewitt | 02/23/14 07:39 PM
Speaking events on "The Happiest Life" means not only red eyes and jet lag, but an awful bout of cognitive dissonance as the lectures on the literature and experience of happiness are occurring against a backdrop of mayhem and murder in Ukraine and Venezuela, bordered all around by the soft blur...
By Noemie Emery | 02/18/14 01:41 PM
Pity the president, first among equals, obliged by the pulls of democracy and of his office to be "equal" and also be "first" all at once. Picking a leader, people look for somebody well above average, stronger and brighter, with superior judgment, keener intelligence and the ability to be...
By Paul Bedard | 02/06/14 03:15 PM
Former President Ronald Reagan's 103rd birthday on Thursday is being ignored in Virginia where newly-installed Gov. Terry McAuliffe joined 12 other governors nationwide in refusing a request to proclaim Feb. 6 “Ronald Reagan Day.”
By Charlie Spiering | 02/06/14 09:31 AM
During his speech at the American Principles Project gala last night, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., argued that Republicans should continue to push for big cuts in government and taxes while offering a more merciful proposal to reform the criminal justice system.
By Ashley Pratte | 02/05/14 06:36 PM
Today marks the 103rd birthday of President Ronald Reagan -- a champion of young people who truly believed in enacting initiatives that created a bright future for them. One of the signature pieces of legislation during Reagan’s tenure as president was the Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981,...
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