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Conservative Politics: Most Popular Articles

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What You Didn't Know about US Gun Death...
A look at some of the statistics regularly used in gun arguments, and how they are skewed to alter the debate.
Why Marco Rubio Has The Best Shot At Being The...
10 Reasons why Marco Rubio has the best shot at the GOP presidential nomination in 2016.
Marco Rubio Maintains Lead in Long-Term Power...
Updated 2016 GOP Presidential Primary Rankings.
What Are the 10 Best Conservative Magazines?
Looking for the best conservative writers on the Internet? Check out these sites to read a variety of conservative perspectives from the best minds in the movement.
Hillary Can't Handle the Truth (That She Isn't...
Hillary Clinton has some major trust issues with the American public. She doesn't know why, so maybe this list will help her out.
Ben Carson: Need to Know
Everything you need to know about the world famous neurosurgeon and 2016 Republican Candidate for President Ben Carson.
What Does Socialism Really Mean?
A definition of socialism. US Conservative Politics.
10 Conservative Websites Worth Trying
If you're looking for a variety of conservative positions from a variety of perspectives, these links will take you to them.
Violence, Guns, and The Culture
A look at gun violence in America, how to change the culture, and a defense of the 2nd amendment.
Federalism: Case for Reinvigorating State's...
Why conservatives believe that stronger state governments are preferable to a stronger federal government.
Top 2016 Republicans: Why and Why Not
The pros and cons of the conservatives and Republicans potentially running for president in 2016
What Is Republicanism?
A Definition of Republicanism. US Conservative Politics.
Rubio/Martinez 2016 and Other Intriguing Ticket...
A look at potential Republican President and Vice-President tickets in 2016. What combinations will conservatives go for?
A Profile of House Speaker John Boehner
A closer look at Speaker of the House John Boehner.
Email-gate: Convenience as an excuse is only a...
Hillary Clinton has created a bit of a scandal of her own making. After dropping an official e-mail account, questions of a private server she used have emerged.
10 Conservative Advocacy Groups You Should Know
Public advocacy is perhaps the best way to impact government. The lobbyist organizations listed here offer a variety of ways for average Americans to get involved in the political process and accept direct donations from like-minded citizens.
What to Watch From the First Debate
The first debate and forum is a week ahead. Here is what to watch from each candidate.
A Definition of Tea Party
A definition of the tea party political movement.
Q&A: Gun Rights, Gun Control, and...
Questions and answers about gun control from a conservative perspective.
An Overview of Political Conservatism
Basic conservative beliefs on current trends and enduring issues, the people most important to the modern conservative movement, and a round-up of conservative principles, beliefs and ideologies.
What Is the GOP Establishment? - A Definition
: The Republican establishment, or more commonly among conservatives just “the establishment,” refers
What Is Judicial Restraint?
A definition of the legal term. Conservative Politics.
The Case for Ben Carson in 2016
The pros and cons of a potential Ben Carson candidacy for the GOP nomination for President.
8 Possible Conservative Presidential Candidates...
A look at possible 2016 candidates for the Presidential race
Spoilers and Kingmakers Loom Large in Diverse...
There are eight candidates that would be hard-pressed to win the GOP nomination in 2016 but who could have a major impact on the race for other reasons.
What Kind of Conservative Are You?
A description of 7 types of conservative ideologies breaks the movement down to its roots and suggests reading on the various types of conservative thought.
Best States for Conservatives
A look at the 5 most conservative states in the US.
10 Reasons Raising the Minimum Wage Can Hurt...
Ten reasons why artificially raising wages can have a negative impact on the economy, fails to address poverty, and can hurt those the laws are intended to help more than not.
Why Conservatives Oppose Raising the Minimum Wage
A look at why conservatives usually oppose minimum wage increases and the unintended consequences an increase can have.
Ben Carson Surges Past Hillary on Book Charts,...
Ben Carson is the most serious candidate for President you probably never heard of. And he's topping Hillary along the way.
Evertyhing You Need to Know about 2016 Candiate...
Articles, links, and information about 2016 Republican Presidential candidate Marco Rubio
The Case for Jeb Bush for President in 2016
Making the case for jeb bush for President in 2016
Social Conservatism
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Failed Choices E-Book Pushes Back Against...
A book review of Failed Choices, the counter-argument to Hillary Cinton's Hard Choices memoir covering her time as Secretary of State.
Ignore Dr. Ben Carson at Your Own Risk
Dr. Ben Carson may be the most ignored potential candidate for President in 2016. But that could be a mistake, and her are some figures as to why.
Conservative Perspectives on Health Care Reform
An overview of conservative perspectives on health care reform.
Conservative Perspectives on the Second...
Conservative perspectives on the second amendment and gun control
Does Ted Cruz Qualify as a Natural Born Citizen?
A look into the eligibility of Ted Cruz's eligibility to be President of the United States in 2016.
Who is Marco Rubio? A Profile
A profile of rising conservative star Marco Rubio, senator from Florida, and Presidential nominee.
Will Immigration Reform Create 11 Million New...
A look at how immigration reform could impact national elections.
5 Reason Hillary Clinton Will Run for...
Hillary Clinton will likely run for President in 2016. She should lose if voters care about more than gender, and her is why.
When it Comes to Books and Fundraising, Only...
When it comes to Book Sales and Fundraising, Ben Carson has Been the Only One to Keep Pace with Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump: Need to Know
Donald Trump is running for President in 2016. Here is everything conservatives need to know about him.
All About the Independent American Party
What is the American Independent Party, what do they stand for, and who is their leader?
Republicans Have 24 US Senate Seats to Defend...
Republicans will have to defend 24 of the 34 US Senate seats up for re-election in 2016. How do the candidates stack up?
Meet the 6 Women Representing Republicans in...
A list of the 6 Republican women who will represent conservatives in the US Senate during the 114th congress.
The GOP Money Race is On: Who Has What?
How much money did the Republican candidates raise and what does it mean for their campaigns?
Possible 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates
A conservative take on the frontrunners for the 2016 democratic nomination for President.
Everything You Need to Know About Jeb Bush
The portal for all things Jeb Bush. What is his involvement with Common Core? What does he believe about immigration?
Jeb Bush Currently Winning the Key Early States...
A state-to-state look at how the potential 2016 candidates stack up against each other in key battlegrounds.
Jeb Bush: Profile of his Early Political Career
A profile of Florida Governor Jeb Bush
Cultural Conservatism
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The Case for Rand Paul for President in 2016
A look at Rand Paul's presidential prospects for 2016.
The Conservative Case For School Choice
Conservatives support school choice and giving power to parents in deciding the best education route for their children. Here are the reasons why
A Definition of Strict Constructionism
A definition of the legal term. US Conservative Politics.
Potential Establishment Candidates for the 2016...
A look at possible establishment and moderate candidates for the 2016 Republican Presidential Nomination.
A Profile of Indiana Congressman Mike Pence
A closer look at Indiana Congressman and House Republican Conference Chairman Mike Pence.
What You Need to Know About Carly Fiorina
Everything you need to know about Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, a former businesswoman who has never held political office.
The Egalitarian Nightmare
About.com guest writer Michael Verno examines post-secondary education in America and concludes that it's not the panacea for self-actualization that everyone wants it to be.
What Trump Now Believes on 10 Key Issues
Where does Donald Trump stand on 10 key issues today. He's changed many positions over the years, but are they conservative ones?
Clickbait Conservatism and the Rise of Donald...
The social media world has spawned a new type of political animal: the clickbait conservative. What does it mean for the future of the movement?
The Truth About the Tea Party Origins
The origins of the tea party are often misrepresented as being a movement designed to oppose Barack Obama. In reality, the movement opposes Republicans frequently and vigorously.
America First Party
The original America First Party was founded in 1944, but changed its name to the Christian Nationalist Crusade in 1947. In 2002, a new America First Party was formed by Pat Buchanan’s supporters, who expressed disgust over the way he was treated by the leadership of the declining Reform Party. While not overt, there are several references to faith and religion in the ideology of the America First Party.
Contenders and Spoilers: Who Has a Path to the...
Which Republican candidates have a strong path to the presidential nomination and who may be playing spoiler?
Mitt Romney in 2016? Could be (Much) Worse
Mitt Romney says he probably won't run for President again in 2016, but would it be so bad if he did?
The Polls Aren't Just Mediocre For Jeb, They...
Jeb Bush is running for President, but the early polls show that he is not the front-runner. Not by a long shot.
Ted Cruz: Everything You Need to Know About the...
Information and links about 2016 GOP candidate Ted Cruz, including his public fights over Obamacare and the government shutdown.
2016 Rankings: Hillary's Very Serious 2016...
An early look at the 2016 race power rankings for President on the Democratic side and whether Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden can battle the Hillarys of the world.
Who are the Low Information Voters?
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A Biography of Supreme Court Justice Antonin...
A profile of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
Fiscal Conservatism
A detailed description of what it means to be a
Conservative Perspectives on the Fifth...
Conservative perspectives on the Fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
Find Out What Hollywood Celebrities Are...
A look at the Hollywood conservatives who are fighting back against the oppressive liberalism in Tinseltown.
Conservative Perspectives on the Third...
Conservative perspectives on the Third Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
Top 5 Conservative Supreme Court Justices
Perhaps the most important role of a conservative judiciary is securing the courts against judicial activism by liberal judges aiming to reinvent the Constitution. Conservative judges not only need to practice judicial restraint, they must also take steps to overturn unconstitutional decisions. Nowhere is this concept more important than on the US Supreme Court, where judicial interpretation sets the ultimate legal precedent.
5 Continuing Economic Problems to Watch in 2013
A look at the economic issues heading into Obama's second term and whether or not the president is willing to work with conservatives to tackle these problems.
The Case for Ted Cruz for President
A Look at the presidential prospects of US Senator Ted Cruz from Texas
A Profile of Conservative Hollywood Actress...
A profile of former the two-time Emmy Award-winning Everybody Loves Raymond star and outspoken Hollywood conservative Patricia Heaton.
The Top 8 TV Shows for Conservatives
A look at some good shows for conservatives to sit back and watch, and not having to worry about being offended.
The Top Conservatives to Follow on Twitter
Who are the top 20 conservatives to follow on Twitter?
Conservative Perspectives on Immigration Reform
An analysis of the debate over immigration reform that rages among conservatives, looking at the various types of solutions, as well as why the subject is the cause for so much division among those on the right. Page 2.
Donald Trump: Serious Person and Devoted...
Donald Trump is running for the Republican nomination. Is he a conservative?
Does Donald Trump Support Amnesty? It sure...
Donald Trump's top issue in the 2016 presidential race is illegal immigration. Where exactly does he stand?
Top 10 Conservative Columnists and Writers
A Look at the Top 10 Conservative Columnists and Writers
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How Many Senate Seats Do Republicans Have to...
Preview of the 2016 US Senate Seats up for re-election where the Republicans will have a lot of defending to do to keep their positions in the Senate.
A Profile of Supreme Court Chief Justice...
A profile of Supreme Court Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist.
A Profile of Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich
A profile of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich.
Best iPhone Applications for Conservatives
A review of the best iPhone applications (or apps) for political conservatives.
10 Reasons Obamacare is (and will continue to...
A look at 10 reasons that Obamacare is failing, and will continue to do so.
2014 US Senate Election in South Dakota
2014 US Senate election in South Dakota featuring Governor Mike rounds and Democrat Rick Weiland
Are Conservatives Racists?
Racism is an accusation often lobbed at conservatives, but most of the formerly legitimate reasons for these accusations are no longer applicable. The ties binding the conservative movement to racial intolerance are relics of a foregone era.
Is the Tea Party Just a Response to President...
Tea Party myths: Is the Tea Party Just a Response to President Obama's Election?
A Definition of Czar
: In contemporary American politics, a czar is any top-level presidential appointee who does not have
Conservative Perspectives on the First Amendment
Conservative perspectives on the First Amendment.
Trump Praises Socialized Medicine, Brags About...
Donald Trump spoke highly of universal healthcare, pay-for-play-politics, and couldn't answer when he became a Republican. Here's what he said.
A Biography of US Senator Rand Paul
A biography of US Senator Ran Paul
Recap of the Voters First Forum
A recap of the Voter First forum in New Hampshire. How did the candidates do and what grades did they earn?
A Profile of Barry Goldwater
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Marco Rubio and the Hispanic Vote in the 2016...
Could Marco Rubio turn Hispanic voters into Republican voters as he prepares to run for President in 2016?
Top 10 Nonfiction Books for Conservatives
Are you looking for books that will help you understand the genesis of the modern-day conservative movement before it became popular? Are you looking for a book about the conservative movement's rise to power? These books will help!
A Definition of Conservatism
A definition of political conservatism in America today.
Best Conservative Blogs
A look at the best politically conservative American blogs on the Internet.
Rubio and Fiorina Shine while Paul and Trump Dive
The first 2016 Presidential debate was all fireworks, all the time. Here are the winners and losers.
The Liberal Attack on Proprietary For-Profit...
A new phenomenon in American education has come under fire by the very people who want to make America one of the world's most educated societies.
Does the GOP Need Reminding that They are the...
The tea party has little to lose, while the GOP needs the tea party and acts like they do not.
Red State, Blue State: The Worst States for...
A look at some of the most liberal states in the country, states that conservatives may want to avoid.
How Conservatives Think About Race in America
The way conservatives see race informs their world view, policy choices and programs. Their ideology on race relations is often reflected in the judicial opinions they reach and the legislative programs they support (or oppose).
2016 GOP Presidential Candidate Tracker
Tracker for the 2016 Republican Presidential candidates. Who has announced they will or will not run?
An Early Look at the 2016 GOP Primary Schedule
An early look at the 2016 Republican Primary and Caucus Calendar and schedule.
Sure, Why Not a \$15 Per Hour Minimum Wage?
The semi-serious case for a $15/hour minimum wage increase.
A Definition of Amnesty
A definition of amnesty. US Conservative Politics.
The Top 11 Candidates in the 2nd GOP Debate And...
A look at the 11 candidates who qualified for the second presidential debate and what to watch for.
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Top Conservative Novels
A look at the 10 novels all conservatives should read.
What's a Blue Dog Democrat?
A group of conservative Democrats in Congress who sometimes stand up to the more liberal members of the Democratic Caucus.
Why Conservatives Should Take a Second Look at...
Marco Rubio is gearing up to run for President of the United States. Here are 13 reasons why conservatives should really consider him.
Torture is Wrong, Except When it Isn't
Why torture is often wrong, but not always. Should torture be allowed in some circumstances?
Political Conservatives & Religion in Politics
A look at the role religion plays in shaping the conservative ideology in politics.
Crunchy Conservatism
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Conservative Alternatives to the Republican Party
Not all conservatives are Republicans by definition, and even those who are may not want to be involved with an organization that has lost considerable credibility over the last eight years. While third parties have often been thought of as protest organizations, rather than practical solutions to undermining the contemporary two-party system, they continue to grow in membership.
Summer Presidential Power Rankings: Everyone is...
A pre-debate ranking of the top 10 Republicans running for president. Who made the list?
Jeb Starts 2015 at the Top, While Rand Paul...
The first rankings of the 2016 presidential contest. Jeb Bush starts off on top, but Carson continues to build ground momentum.
Obamacare vs. Romneycare
While both Obamacare and Romneycare may share similarities in content, the two bills are different in every other way. Find out why it matters in 2012
Jefferson Republican Party
Although the JRP doesn’t have an official platform, it is descended from the original Democratic-Republican party founded by James Madison in 1792 and later joined by Thomas Jefferson. The party eventually was disbanded into two factions in 1824. In 2006, the JRP was founded (party members would say “revived”), and it uses statements made by Jefferson in 1799 as the foundation of its principles.
A List of Barack Obama's First Term Tax Increases
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Conservative Perspectives on the Fourth...
Conservative perspectives on the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
Who Will Win the "Most Electable" Primary?
The candidate who wins the electability argument is usually the one who becomes the nominee. Three candidates have a strong case to make on electability.
Carly Fiorina Wants a Shot at the Presidential...
Carly Fiorina is set to enter the 2016 race for the Republican presidential nomination. Who is she and what chance does she have?
Democrats have Few Senate Seats to Defend in...
A Look at the 2016 Democratic Senate seats up for re-election in 2016
Trump Threatens 3rd Party Run for "Leverage"...
Forget the celebrity for a minute, Donald Trump refused to back GOP nominee, threatened a moderator, and floated Mexican Government conspiracies.
A Biography of Glenn Beck
A biography of political commentator, radio personality and FOX News analyst Glenn Beck.
Types of Conservatives -- What Type of...
What Type of Conservative are You? Take This Test and See! Learn More Crunchy Cons Cultural Cons Fiscal
Scott Walker Linkapalooza: Recalls, Electabilit...
Scott Walker is announcing his bid for the presidency. Here is everything you need to know about him.
A Profile of Supreme Court Chief Justice John...
A profile of Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts.
GOP Has a Deep Bench, But Expect Many...
Conservatives are excited about the potential depth in the 2016 race for President, but they should be prepare for the worst as many candidates will sit this one out.
How Conservative Hollywood Became a Liberal Town
What made Hollywood, which was extremely conservative in the early days of American cinema into the liberal powerhouse that it is today.
Media Bias - A Definition
A Definition of media bias as it is commonly referenced in conservative politics.
What Conservatives Believe About Education Reform
A look at the ways conservatives would reform public education and combat labor unions.
A Profile of Conservative Hollywood Actor Jon...
A profile of conservative Hollywood actor and Academy Award nominee Jon Voight.
Ranking the 2014 Senate Republican Nominees
The Republican field has mostly been set, where do the candidates rank?
America's Independent Party
The AIP was established in 1968 by former Alabama Gov. George Wallace, who captured nearly 10 million votes during his presidential bid. The influence of the AIP has waned over the years, but its strong Christian conservative leanings enables it to still field local candidates. Its principles and its platform have Christianity as its foundation.
Celebrities Supporting Mitt Romney
A list of some celebrities supporting Mitt Romney for President in 2012.
Read My Lips: No New Bushes (10 Reasons to...
10 Reason to say no to Jeb Bush for the 2016 Presidential Race
The 4 Women Who Could Be Part of a 2016...
Republicans have a diverse group of women who could end up as part of the 2016 presidential ticket.
A Definition of Tort Reform
A definition of tort reform. US Conservative Politics.
The Case for Sarah Palin in 2016
Making the case for why Sarah Palin should run for President in 2016.
The Public Education System is a Failure
Why conservatives support school choice: my personal lessons from attending a magnet school.
A Definition of Astroturfing
A definition of astroturfing. US Conservative Politics.

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