US Conservative Leaders and Legends
By Dustin Hawkins, About.com Guide
- Celebrated Conservative Politicians
- Celebrated Conservative Ideologues & Personalities
- Conservative Supreme Court Justices
- Conservative Hollywood Icons
Celebrated Conservative Politicians
A look at the elected leaders whose conservative contributions have become legendary and those who who continue to define the current conservative landscape.
- Lousiana Governor Bobby Jindal
- US Senator Marco Rubio
- Dr. Condoleezza Rice
- 2012 GOP Pres nominee Mitt Romney
- Former US Sen. Rick Santorum
- Top 8 Conservatives of 2012
- Minority Leader John Boehner
- Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown
- Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush
- National Constitution Party Chairman James N. Clymer
- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich
- "Mr. Conservative" Barry Goldwater
- Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee
- California Congressman Duncan Hunter
- Former Ambassador Alan Keyes
- Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin
- Texas Congressman Ron Paul
- Indiana Congressman Mike Pence
- Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
- Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan
Celebrated Conservative Ideologues & Personalities
A look at the writers, broadcasters and ideologues who have stirred controversy by refusing to pitch the politically correct narrative that has become so precious to the mainstream liberal media, and who have forged new paths for conservative thinking.
- National Review Founder William F. Buckley Jr.
- Radio Host & FOX News Commentator Glenn Beck
- Raffensperger Professor of Humanities Paul E. Gottfried
- Political Theorist Russell Kirk
- Blogger, Author & Pundit Michelle Malkin
Conservative Supreme Court Justices
From the former Supreme Court of Chief Justice Warren Burger to the current Supreme Court of Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., the conservative direction of the court has been a long time coming and is largely thanks to the warm and welcoming personality of Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist.
- Former Supreme Court Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist
- Supreme Court Chief Justice John Glover Roberts, Jr.
- Associate Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas
- Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin "Nino" Scalia
Conservative Hollywood Icons
For just about as long as anyone can remember, liberalism has been the political ideology of choice in Hollywood. But that is slowly beginning to change thanks to these brave conservative Hollywood icons.