Here Comes the Mitch McConnell, the “Great Compromiser” – A Whig For Our Time
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Sen. Mitch McConnell vows major changes as majority leader | TheHill Mitch McConnell is close to achieving his dream of becoming Senate majority leader and has told colleagues to expect a radically different working environment next year. Friends and allies … Continue reading

Is a GOP Defeat Looming? If So, It Has Nobody to Blame But Itself
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Tea Party Patriots endorses Perdue for Georgia Senate | TheHill Tea Party Patriots Citizen Fund is endorsing businessman David Perdue (R) for Georgia Senate, overlooking conservative dissatisfaction with the candidate because the state could be key to control of the … Continue reading

This Boehner Attempt to Smuggle Scamnesty Into His Bill Irritates Me a Bit
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Hat tip: Mark Levin Show 7/31/14: Mark points out several instances of scamnesty smuggled into the Boehner bill that crashed and burned today: Here’s an example from near the bottom of page 18: ‘‘(6) CONSEQUENCES OF FAILURE TO AP14 PEAR.—Any … Continue reading

Conservatives Will Never Be Able to Trust Speaker Boehner – With Good Reason
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It’s Official: Boehner Pushing Amnesty | The Daily Caller It’s pretty clear that Speaker Boehner approves the Goodlatte initiative, as my colleague Neil Munro suggests.*** Whether Boehner is pushing this lowest-common-denominator amnesty because he really wants to pass a bill … Continue reading

George Will Needs to Die While Waiting for Treatment Under Obamacare
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George F. Will: On Obamacare, Republicans get in their own way – The Washington Post If the ACA is, as conservatives believe, as unpleasant in potential effects as it is impossible to implement, conservatives should allow what Lincoln called “the … Continue reading

For John McCain, Arizona Elections Have No Consequences, As Far As He’s Concerned
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John McCain Defends Obamacare, Slams Cruz’s Filibuster: “Elections Have Consequences” | Ben Swann Truth In Media The senator then went on to argue that the public does indeed support Obamacare, since they reelected Obama. “The people spoke,” he said. “Elections have … Continue reading

Why You Must Support Ted Cruz and Mike Lee – And Oppose the Gentry GOP
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A defunding debate scorecard: How ‘Modern Republicanism’ is protecting Obamacare | WashingtonExaminer.com By voting first to silence Cruz and then casting a doomed vote to defund Obamacare, McConnell, Cornyn and other Senate GOPers who follow their lead will appear to … Continue reading

Why Does McConnel Oppose the Filibuster? Because He’s Scared Crapless of Ted Cruz, That’s Why
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Oh my: McConnell, Cornyn won’t join Cruz and Lee in filibustering House’s CR to defund ObamaCare « Hot Air Update: A commenter asked why I’m surprised that two establishmentarians like McConnell and Cornyn would vote this way. Because, quite simply, … Continue reading

Hey, Democrats: Run Against Boehner for His House Seat! I’ll Donate to You!
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Boehner Super-PAC Aides Push Senate Immigration Bill | National Review Online Senior GOP aides of a super PAC linked to Speaker John Boehner are lobbying House Republicans to pass the Senate “Gang of Eight” immigration bill, legislation that Boehner has … Continue reading