News Merkel Is Losing Ground, And We're Getting 'Ominous Long-Term Vibes' Out Of Germany
Germany's September national elections are rapidly approaching, and there are signs that it could start to get interesting.
News Nigel Farage and His UKIP Party Win Big in Britain Once More
The Daily Bell
Drudge is featuring the news prominently and it is certainly noteworthy. It looks like British voters are going to have a choice once more. Bully for them.
News Reactions to Sen. Rand Paul's Speech at Howard University
http://reason.com, Nick Gillespie & Meredith Bragg
"I come to Howard today, not to preach, or prescribe some special formula for you but to say I want a government that leaves you alone, that encourages you to write the book that becomes your unique future."
News Report: 'Gang of Eight' to Oppose Amendments to Their Immigration Bill
http://www.breitbart.com, by Matthew Boyle
All the members of the bipartisan Gang of Eight pushing immigration reform in the U.S. Senate will band together to block any efforts by other senators to offer amendments to their legislation once it is introduced, the Washington Post reported on
News Rand Paul-backed group attacks Republicans
http://www.politico.com, By KATE NOCERA
Sen. Rand Paul, the tea party favorite and possible 2016 presidential candidate, is raising money for a conservative gun rights group thats targeting fellow Republicans, including House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
News Democrats propose $10,000 fine for gun owners who dont have insurance
A contingent of liberal Democrats in Congress is proposing a new federal gun control idea: mandatory liability insurance for gun owners.
News The GOP on Foreign Policy: Rhetoric v. Reality
As thousands of young true believers gather this weekend for the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), the Republican Party and the broader conservative movement continue to operate on a fundamental contradiction.
News How Republicans Can Solve The Party's Gay Marriage Problem, And Still Stay Conservative
Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman rocked his party on Friday with his announcement that he has changed his mind about same-sex marriage, a startling reversal that Portman said was sparked by the revelation that his own son is gay.
News Cancelled! CPAC 2013
The Political Commentator
Due to decisions that are beyond my control, CPAC 2013 has been cancelled for The Political Commentator. If things change, TPC will hopefully be in attendance at CPAC 2014!
News 36 Hours That Changed The Republican Party
With his 13-hour filibuster on civil liberties, Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul has emerged as a national political leader, having unexpectedly unified, if only briefly, divergent wings of the Republican Party on the issue of civil liberties.
News IT'S WAR: John McCain And Lindsey Graham Just Ripped Into Rand Paul On The Senate Floor
U.S. Sen. John McCain blasted fellow Republican Rand Paul on the Senate floor this morning for his 13-hour filibuster to block John Brennan's confirmation as CIA Director.
News Liberal actor, John Cusack, on Filibuster "For God's Sake, Where Are Democrats?"
Liberal Actor (John Cusack) on GOP-Led Filibuster Over Drones:
"For God's Sake, Where Are Democrats?"
News Italy paralysed as Grillo plots exit route from euro
Italy plunged deeper into political chaos this weekend after Beppe Grillo, the quixotic former comedian who holds the balance of power in parliament, suggested that the country may have to abandon the euro and return to the lire.
News Obama's Immigration Plan? (cartoon)
Marco Rubio said this week that Obama's immigration plan was "dead on arrival." Cartoonist Tristan Shoubt interpreted that a bit differently than most would. ;-) To share with friends, link to source page.
News Florida's Republican Governor Has Caved On Obamacare Medicare Expansion
Florida governor Rick Scott, one of the sharpest critics of President Obama's healthcare law, announced late Wednesday that he wanted the state to participate in an optional portion of the law after all.
Headlines: Florida's Republican Governor Has Caved On Obamacare Medicare Expansion -- 2 Reasons People Are Still Really Nervous About The Polls Ahead Of The Big Italian Election -- Obama's Immigration Plan? (cartoon) -- Italy paralysed as Grillo plots exit route from euro -- Liberal actor, John Cusack, on Filibuster "For God's Sake, Where Are Democrats?" -- IT'S WAR: John McCain And Lindsey Graham Just Ripped Into Rand Paul On The Senate Floor
-- 36 Hours That Changed The Republican Party -- Cancelled! CPAC 2013 -- Paul Ryan Unveils His Balanced Budget Plan Today -- How Republicans Can Solve The Party's Gay Marriage Problem, And Still Stay Conservative
-- The GOP on Foreign Policy: Rhetoric v. Reality -- Finally, A Way To Only Date People Who Agree With You On Politics
-- Democrats propose $10,000 fine for gun owners who dont have insurance
-- Rand Paul-backed group attacks Republicans -- Report: 'Gang of Eight' to Oppose Amendments to Their Immigration Bill -- Reactions to Sen. Rand Paul's Speech at Howard University -- Nigel Farage and His UKIP Party Win Big in Britain Once More -- Merkel Is Losing Ground, And We're Getting 'Ominous Long-Term Vibes' Out Of Germany -- 'Let the People In!': NY Senate GOP Bars Public From Public Hearing -- Requiem for a Grand Old Party --