Posts Tagged ‘ Conservative Republican ’

Minority status in a legislative body is no excuse for inaction

April 23, 2012
Minority status in a legislative body is no excuse for inaction

It’s time for a “brain wave” caucus to form in the Illinois General Assembly. In fact it’s long over due.

Let’s be clear about what you endorse when you endorse Mitt Romney

April 14, 2012
Let’s be clear about what you endorse when you endorse Mitt Romney

For those who aren’t sleep-walking through this election cycle, it’s obvious that what’s playing out in the Republican Party is what has played out since Ronald Reagan left the stage.

Mark Levin says Romney has weakened the GOP with his carpet bombing

April 6, 2012
Mark Levin says Romney has weakened the GOP with his carpet bombing

Romney’s massively negative carpet bombing campaign has weakened the Republican party by alienating many conservatives who are angry with his tactics.

POLITICO: Republicans retreat on gay marriage

March 30, 2012
POLITICO: Republicans retreat on gay marriage

Just a few years ago, House Republicans were trying to etch their opposition of gay marriage into the Constitution. Now? They’re almost silent.

Romney’s lying is only matched by his confusion about religious liberty

February 15, 2012
Romney’s lying is only matched by his confusion about religious liberty

If Republicans nominate Mitt Romney they’d be nominating a man who doesn’t understand morality and human behavior, and thus cannot grasp the concept of religious liberty.

A quick review of Republican failures of the past decade

February 13, 2012
A quick review of Republican failures of the past decade

What does the GOP presidential primary have to do with our pathetic Illinois GOP?

AP: Illinois lawmakers introduce gay marriage bill

February 9, 2012
AP: Illinois lawmakers introduce gay marriage bill

A year after gay couples gained the option of civil unions in Illinois, some lawmakers are beginning a push to authorize same-sex marriages.

Explaining “conservative” pundit hysteria about Newt Gingrich

December 19, 2011
Explaining “conservative” pundit hysteria about Newt Gingrich

It’s clear to me that the most pressing conscious or unconscious weight on the political right’s chattering class is that they have utterly failed to accomplish anything.

AP: Gov. Pat Quinn says in Illinois we call it a Christmas tree

December 2, 2011
AP: Gov. Pat Quinn says in Illinois we call it a Christmas tree

Is it a Christmas tree or a holiday tree? In Illinois it's a Christmas tree.

Run, recruit, or don’t complain

November 17, 2011
Run, recruit, or don’t complain

It’s up to regular Republicans like you to get the Illinois Republican Party on track.