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Who are the conservative candidates currently running for office? What is the importance of bygone elections? How were conservative issues dealt with during those campaigns? Click below to learn about the past and present campaigns and elections and their relevance to the conservative movement.
  1. 2012 Presidential Campaign (19)
  2. 2016 Elections (26)
  3. All the Updates for the 2014 Mid-Term elections (32)
  4. Alternatives to the GOP (11)
  5. Prior Elections (84)

Senate Republicans 2014 Roadmap to Victory
How the Republican Party can win back the US Senate in 2014.

Top 5 US Senate Races to Watch in 2014
A conservative look at the top 5 US Senate races to watch in 2014

Analyzing the 2013 Elections

Conservative Take on the 2013 Virginia Race for Governor
Looking at the implications the 2013 race for Virginia Governor has beyond the state.

Eight Possible Conservative Presidential Candidates for 2016
Possible conservative candidates for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination

Possible 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates
A conservative take on potential frontrunners for the 2016 democratic nomination for President.

Charlie Crist: The Best Example of the Worst of Politics
Charlie Crist, the best example of the worst of politics and politicians.

Democratic Senate Seats Up For Re-Election in 2014
First look at the 2014 US Senate races and the seats that Democrats must defend.

Potential Establishment Candidates for the 2016 Presidential Nomination
Possible establishment and moderate candidates for the 2016 Republican Presidential Nomination.

President Obama Chooses Gridlock and Partisanship over Leadership
A look at the possible lame-duck term of Barack Obama, built on a legacy of partisanship and a refusal to compromise

Republican Senate Seats Up For Re-Election in 2014
A preview of Republican-held Senate seats up for re-election in 2014.

US Election Calendar 2013-2016
Elections tracker of important dates of interest to conservatives

Reflecting on the 2012 Elections
Looking back at why Mitt Romney lost the 2012 election.

Polls and the "Margin of Wrongness"
A look at the historical accurateness of polls and the "Margin of Wrongness" in past election.

One Week: Countdown Until Election Day
The presidential race is now into its final days. One candidate feels and acts like a winner. The other looks like he knows it is over.

Pennsylvania in the 2012 Elections
What role will PA play in the Presidential and US Senate races?

Iowa in the 2012 Presidential Election
A look at Iowa in the 2012 presidential election and what role they may play in determining the national victor.

Michigan in the 2012 Elections
A look at the presidential and senate contests in Michigan, and who has the upper hand in both races.

Former Obama Supporters Now Backing Romney
Current Romney supporters who backed Barack Obama in 2008.

Ohio in the 2012 Elections
Learn about the importance of Ohio in the 2012 election.

Romney's Final Sprint
A look at what to expect from the final four weeks of the 2012 Presidential Campaign

2012 Presidential Debates Schedule
An overview of the 2012 Presidential Debate Series and what Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan will try to accomplish.

The Three Most Likely Scenarios for a Romney 2012 Victory
If Mitt Romney wins the presidential election in 2012, these are the three likely scenarios of how he does it.

Analyzing Ohio for 2012
Taking a closer look at the internal data and what Ohio looks like in 2012.

Analyzing Virginia Polls
Analyzing Virginia poll data that claim Obama is ahead. What does the data reveal?

Obamacare vs. Romneycare
The political implications and differences between Romneycare and Obamacare.

The Conservative's Guide to the 2012 Elections
Portal to the 2012 elections from a conservative perspective.

Are Democrats Really Excited Paul Ryan is the VP Pick?
Why Democrats shouldn't get too excited about the Paul Ryan for VP Pick.

Republican Senate Seats Up for Re-Election in 2012
Conservatives aim to take control of the US Senate in order to repeal Obamacare. An overview of the 10 seats the GOP will defend in 2012.

Democratic Senate Seats Up for Re-Election in 2012
Republicans look to take over the US Senate in 2012 and have their eyes set on a handful of key races. Review them here.

Paul Ryan was selected to be Mitt Romney's vice=presidential running-mate in...
What Role does Rep. Paul Ryan play in the 2012 Election?

Swing State Spending by Obama and McCain in 2008
In 2008, Barack Obama had every advantage heading into election day. Chief among them was an incredible money haul. Here, we take a look at how Obama overwhelmed McCain to give some perspective on how much more difficult his task is this year with an equally-well-funded opponent.

North Carolina in the 2012 Presidential and Gubernatorial Elections
Barack Obama pulled off an upset in North Carolina in 2008, winning by less than 1% of the vote. Analysis and overview of the battleground state heading into the 2012 elections.

A Look at Voter Turnout and Enthusiasm
The 2012 election outcome will depend heavily on which party is able to get better turnout from their voters. Enthusiasm - a desire to keep or end the status quo - will play a huge role in turnout as well as party identification. We will also look at historical trends and what identification of voters were in those years.

Mitt Romney: 2012 Republican Nominee for President Profile
A biography of Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee for President of the United States, with a look at his business and public experience.

Mitt Romney On the Issues: Spending and the Economy
Romney offers a pro-market, limited government approach is a clear contrast to the big-government, union dominated approach of the Obama administration.

A Conservative Look at the 2012 Battleground States
An overview of the top battleground states in the 2012 election cycle, with links to deeper discussions of each state.

Romney’s GOP Victory: Realities and Myths
Read about the realities and myths as to why and how Mitt Romney won the 2012 GOP nomination or president.

Three Tea Party Primaries to Watch in 2012
Conservatives continue to make gains in the Republican Party and seek to grab a handful of primary victories again in 2012.

Top Candidates for the 2012 GOP Vice-Presidential Nomination
A Review of the Top Candidates for the 2012 GOP Vice-Presidential Nomination

2012 VP Picks Gallery
A slideshow of the top candidates to be selected as the GOP vice-presidential running-mate in 2012.

The 2012 Electoral College: How Romney Can Defeat Obama
Taking a look at the 2012 Electoral College and how conservatives plan to defeat Obama in the presidential election.

Why Conservatives Should Support Mitt Romney
Should conservatives support Romney for President in 2012? While he was not the first choice of conservatives, he now offers the best hope for beating Barack Obama.

The Case for Chris Christie in 2016
Looking at the potential candidacy of NJ Governor Chris Christie for the 2016 presidential race.

Conservative Take on the Wisconsin Recall Elections
After losing nearly every election during the 2010 election cycle, Wisconsin Democrats through a tantrum and petitioned to have the newly elected Republican leadership removed from office. The recall elections forced a new set of elections over two years before their scheduled dates.

DC Voting Rights Act
One of the top agenda items for a liberal Congress and a liberal president is broadening its base of power. The DC Voting Rights Act helps Democrats do just that.

Should Sarah Palin Run in 2016?
Should Palin run for President in 2016? The Case for Palin

How Conservatives Can Win Control of the US Senate in 2012
Can the GOP take control of the US Senate? We take a look at the odds here.

2012 Election Prediction
The States Mitt Romney Will Win... Maybe

2016 Republican Presidential Power Rankings
The 1st edition of our 2016 GOP Presidential Power Rankings

2016 Readers Response
Who is your choice for the presidential nomination in 2016?

A Conservative Take on a Possible Hillary Clinton 2016 Presidential Run
A look at the possible candidacy of Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Party.

2013 Massachusetts Special Election
Preview of the 2013 special election for the US Senate seat vacated by John Kerry.

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