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Thursday, July 31st, 2014 @ 4:31PM

Here’s How I’m Voting August 5 (with printable grid of ballot measures)

Original Post: Here’s How I’m Voting August 5 (with printable grid of ballot measures).

You’d think being a political animal of sorts, election season would be my favorite time of year. It’s not. I hate elections. I hate the crappy, predictable radio ads (above all else). I know, they do it because it works. Well, not really, but I’m not going to give a free marketing statistics lesson here.…

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Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 @ 4:31PM

Libertarian Is The New Mainstream

Original Post: Libertarian Is The New Mainstream.

You don’t hear the word “mainstream” in political spin like you used to. Back in the late 1980s when Jack Kemp, Pat Robertson, Pete DuPont, Al Haig, and George H. W. Bush were battling to replace Ronald Reagan, “mainstream” was in. Candidates fought for the title of “mainstream Republican,” “mainstream Conservative,” “mainstream everything.” I’m glad…

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Saturday, July 26th, 2014 @ 10:47PM

What Francis Slay Won’t Tell You About Missouri Roads—VIDEO

Original Post: What Francis Slay Won’t Tell You About Missouri Roads—VIDEO.

Proponents of Amendment 7 are telling a lot of lies. (I’m looking at you, St. Louis Business Journal.) The biggest lie involves the quality of Missouri’s roads and bridges. While Mayor Slay and the St. Louis Business Journal tell you Missouri’s roads are “crumbling,” two independent studies say the opposite. In fact, Missouri has some…

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Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 @ 9:15PM

Madison Project Congratulates Jody Hice on His Victory in Georgia’s 10th District Primary Runoff

For Immediate Release: July 22, 2014 Madison Project Congratulates Jody Hice on …

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Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 @ 9:13PM

Madison Project Congratulates Barry Loudermilk on His Victory in Georgia’s 11th District Primary Runoff

For Immediate Release: July 22, 2014   Madison Project Congratulates Barry Loudermilk …

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Sunday, July 13th, 2014 @ 1:22PM

Border

Colonists fought the Revolutionary War to create borders between the States and the British King. The United States fought a Civil War to preserve its borders. FDR fought World War 2 to protect American democracy and American borders. Barack Obama seems willing to let slip away what American warriors have…

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Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 @ 10:38PM

Obama’s Katrina

Original Post: Obama’s Katrina.

Visuals: Some of the thousands of children suffering in a humanitarian disaster at the US border on the top of the split screen. On the bottom, President Obama drinking beer and shooting pool with locals 246 miles away. Audio: President on deploying National Guard to alleviate humanitarian crisis: “I’d be happy to consider it,” but it…

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Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 @ 4:15PM

I Am a Right-Leaning Libertarian

Original Post: I Am a Right-Leaning Libertarian.

What political label do you give yourself? Yesterday, I blogged about calling myself a Republican. I was a kid. Then, from about 1996 on, I called myself a conservative. Over the past year or so, I’ve taken on the label of libertarian. Now, a simple online test confirms that I’m a right-leaning conservative. [Take the…

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Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 @ 9:06AM

Madison Project Supports Sen. Ted Cruz’s Call for a Full Investigation into the Mississippi U.S. Senate Runoff Election

Fort Worth, TX – The Madison Project PAC made the following statement …

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Friday, July 4th, 2014 @ 11:13AM

Chamber Royale

Original Post: Chamber Royale.

 Lynd:  So as charming as you are, Mister Bond, I’ll be keeping my eye on the government’s money and off your  perfectly formed arse. Bond: You noticed. Lynd: Even accountants have imaginations. — from Casino Royale, 2006 You have to ask “why?” Why would national Republicans like Roy Blunt, Ann Wagner, Billy Long, and Jason…

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