Category «Politics»

Old Media is Losing its Influence, What Can You Do To Help

Old Media – ABC, CBS, NBC, Reuters, UPI, NY Times – is  losing its influence, and that makes me happy. Let us turn that observation into a CALL TO ACTION – become a Broadcaster. [Hint: you already are one] Ed Pluck shared a post in the Consevative Union referencing this article in the Federalist about …

Texas Primary – Early Voting Starts Today! Here’s a Bit of Assistance

The Texas Primary – it happens early, election day is March 4, early voting starts today. Get out there and vote! In SO many of the races, the district is so heavily one party or another that the Primary IS the election. If you wait until November to let your voice be heard, and think …

No, “THIS” is Not the Thing That Will Finally Kill Obamacare

Why do I discount/ignore every story that says “This is what will kill Obamacare?” Because, as one of my commenters just said: by years end the ACA will be so entrenched that it won’t be able to be removed. The goal of the left is simply to keep Obamacare, even if it is just in …

Action in 2014: Priorities and Partnerships

Every election is touted as important, no hyperbole here – there’s an election in November, it’s as important as all the others have been and will be. It’s an obvious “calendar point target” for those of us dedicated to growing the conservative movement. Everyone has limited time and limited attention to dedicate to politics – …

IT’S A SCANDAL!!!!! Or maybe just a diversion.

There’s something for us to learn from the Chris Christie bridge scandal, but it may not be what you think. John Hayward has done an excellent job over at Breitbart outlining the whole thing. You’ll note in his article he doesn’t really talk about the facts of the case, they’re truly irrelevant. The important part …

White House Staff Don’t Understand They Work for ALL Americans, Not Just the Democrats

Today’s minor pundit upset is over the President’s choice to NOT attend the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address. Sesquicentennials are important milestones. The Gettysburg Address is one of the few speeches that the everyday American knows at least a part of. It was a rather important moment. As stated in Wikipedia: Abraham Lincoln’s carefully …

Monday Evening Podcast: Focus First! Then Restore, Renew, Rebuild.

Tonight, 8pm Central, listen live at Blog Talk Radio or subscribe to the podcast and download it after the show. Subscription option is in the sidebar on the right. You can also come back here to the blog in the morning and get the show wrap up, links to stories we discuss, and of course the …

Hey Texans! Go Vote!!!

Early voting ends Friday, election day is Tuesday Turnout will be low – your vote will REALLY count. The tax money you save may be your own!!!! Unions, incumbents, and those who stand to benefit from cronyism and corporatism will go vote – they have an incentive. Do YOU have as much incentive to go save money? …

Mike Lee: What’s Next For Conservatives

Utah Senator Mike Lee spoke to the Heritage Foundation recently, and his remarks are well worth watching and reading. Real Clear Politics has the video and transcript. What do we do next, not only to stop Obamacare… but to advance a larger, positive vision of America, and craft a practical plan to get us there? …

How Can Good Things Happen Without Government?

Much of the “concern” about government shutdown is that without the federal government, good things stop happening. At least, that’s what the Big Government fear mongers are trying to convince us. “Shutdown Theater” is all about immediate cessation of the good stuff, making us feel the pain of a government shutdown, so that we will …