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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.
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.
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.
A Profile of Clarence Thomas
A profile of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas
Can Democrats Keep Their Majority in the Senate?
A look at the upcoming 2014 US Senate races and the seats that Democrats must defend.
What Is Republicanism?
A Definition of Republicanism. US Conservative Politics.
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.
Conservative (and Teacher) Opposition to Common...
The battle over education heats up. Common Core is facing fierce opposition. What is it, and why is opposition growing?
Best Conservative Blogs
A look at the best politically conservative American blogs on the Internet.
8 Possible Conservative Presidential Candidates...
A look at possible 2016 candidates for the Presidential race
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.
2014 US Senate Poll Tracker
State by state polling data for the US 2014 Senate races and projections of control of the Senate based on those polls.
Top 5 Conservative States in the US
A look at the 5 most conservative states in the US.
A Definition of Amnesty
A definition of amnesty. US Conservative Politics.
A Definition of Strict Constructionism
A definition of the legal term. US Conservative Politics.
Top 10 Conservative Columnists
An eclectic list of the top conservative writers and columnists ranging from the serious to the sarcastic and covering American politics, economics, foreign policy, and current events.
A Profile of Florida Governor Jeb Bush
A profile of Florida Governor Jeb Bush
Ranking the 2014 Senate Republican Nominees
The Republican field has mostly been set, where do the candidates rank?
Find Out What Hollywood Celebrities Are...
A look at the Hollywood conservatives who are fighting back against the oppressive liberalism in Tinseltown.
Conservatives Should Take a Second Look at...
Should conservatives vote for Democrat Travis Childers in the US Senate race against Thad Cochran? It might not be so crazy after all.
2014 Senate Election in Louisiana: Preview
Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu of Louisiana is one of the top targets for Republicans in the 2014 elections as they aim to win back control of the US Senate.
A Definition of Tea Party
A definition of the tea party political movement.
A Profile of Conservative Hollywood Actress...
A profile of conservative Hollywood actress Angie Harmon.
Should Sarah Palin Run in 2016?
Making the case for why Sarah Palin should run for President in 2016.
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.
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!
Charlie Crist Enters "Say Anything" Mode in...
Charlie Crist's Fusion interview and the 10 bizarre quotes that came from it.
A Profile of Conservative Hollywood Actor Jon...
A profile of conservative Hollywood actor and Academy Award nominee Jon Voight.
Types of Conservatives -- What Type of...
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2014 US Senate Race Ratings
Republicans have an early 49-47 seat lead for the US Senate in 2014 when factoring in likely and leaning races, with 4 toss-up seats left to possibly tip the scales one way or the other.
What Are the Different Types of Conservatives?
A description of 6 types of conservative ideologies breaks the movement down to its roots and suggests reading on the various types of conservative thought.
Tea Party vs The Establishment: Who Really...
The gop needs the tea party, but they sure do not act like it
Federalism: Case for Reinvigorating State's...
Why conservatives believe that stronger state governments are preferable to a stronger federal government.
Interview with National Tea Party Founder &...
In an interview with National Tea Party founder and leader Michael Johns, US Conservatives Guide Justin Quinn discusses the core values of the movement as well as where it's headed.
Early Look: 2016 Senate Landscape
An early look at the 2016 US Senate match-ups, where the GOP will have a lot of seats to defend.
Is this the End of the Tea Party?
Is this the end of the tea party as many liberals and establishment republicans are predicitng?
Palin Rallies for Chris McDaniel, Polls Still...
Sarah Palin rallies last minute for tea party hopeful Chris McDaniel in his quest to undeat Thad Cochran.
Conservative Movies Gaining in Number, Quality
Conservative movies are popping up more frequently, are of better quality than before, and having pretty good box office success.
What Is Judicial Restraint?
A definition of the legal term. Conservative Politics.
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.
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.
Katy Abram: Confronting Arlen Specter a Second...
About.com guest writer and stay-at-home mom Katy Abram describes her second confrontation with Arlen Specter -- at a Democratic fund-raiser, where her voice was in the minority.
Conservative Perspectives on the Third...
Conservative perspectives on the Third Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
2014 Senate Race in Minnesota
Preview of the 2014 senate race in Minnesota featuring Al Franken and a handful of Republican challengers.
The Top Conservatives to Follow on Twitter
Who are the top 20 conservatives to follow on Twitter?
The Sports Media is Determined to Ruin Sports...
The liberal sports media is determined to ruin the football season for fans with their liberal agenda
10 Reasons Obamacare is (and will continue to...
A look at 10 reasons that Obamacare is failing, and will continue to do so.
Best iPhone Applications for Conservatives
A review of the best iPhone applications (or apps) for political conservatives.
The Most Liberal States to Live and Work in the...
A conservative look at the most liberal states in the US.
Obamacares Losers Outnumber the Winners... And...
A conservative look at the true winners and losers after the first month of the Obamacare rollout
Possible 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates
A conservative take on the frontrunners for the 2016 democratic nomination for President.
A Profile of US Senator Marco Rubio
A profile of rising conservative star Marco Rubio, senator from Florida, and possible vice-presidential pick in 2012.
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.
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.
Q&A: Gun Rights, Gun Control, and...
Questions and answers about gun control from a conservative perspective.
A Definition of Tort Reform
A definition of tort reform. US Conservative Politics.
A Definition of Conservatism
A definition of political conservatism in America today.
Myth: Conservatives are “Anti-government&...
A look at the myth that conservatives are opposed to all forms of government, as opposed to a smaller and more efficient government.
The Case for Rand Paul for President in 2016
A look at Rand Paul's presidential prospects for 2016.
Best Conservative Movies of All Time
A look at the top conservative films of all time.
Preview of the 2014 Gubernatorial (Governor)...
A list of 2014 races for Governor. There will be 36 gubernatorial elections in 2014 featuring a number of key matchups.
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.
A Profile of Jack Kerwick
A profile of Jack Kerwick, an adjunct professor of philosophy and an emerging conservative voice in the discussion of modern-day political ideology.
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.
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.
Florida: Resources for Floridian Conservatives
A general information resource guide for conservatives in Florida.
Capitalism - A Definition of Capitalism
A definition of capitalism and its many forms, from laissez-faire market economies to crony capitalism.
5 Conservative Celebrities to Follow on Twitter
A list of twitter feeds to follow from some of Hollywood's most daring celebrities: Admitted Conservatives.
Who are the Low Information Voters?
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Cultural Conservatism
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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.
Conservative Perspectives on Health Care Reform
An overview of conservative perspectives on health care reform.
A Profile of Barry Goldwater
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A Definition of Astroturfing
A definition of astroturfing. US Conservative Politics.
The Case for a Global Civil Society
In this interview, author and advocate Don Eberly discusses his new book and how it explores the impact of private-sector giving on developing and rebuilding nations in an interconnected world.
The Business Successes of Mitt Romney and Bain...
Taking a look at some of the top business ventures Romney took part in when he ran Bain Capital in the 1980s and 1990s.
A Profile of Republican House Rep. Paul Ryan of...
A biography of Republican House Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin.
Top Conservative Novels
A look at the 10 novels all conservatives should read.
GOP Incumbents Win, But Score Historically Low...
The GOP establishment toppled conservatives in almost every race across the country in 2014.
Social Conservatism
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Potential Establishment Candidates for the 2016...
A look at possible establishment and moderate candidates for the 2016 Republican Presidential Nomination.
A Profile of Conservative Michelle Malkin
A closer look at conservative blogger and pundit Michelle Malkin.
A Biography of Glenn Beck
A biography of political commentator, radio personality and FOX News analyst Glenn Beck.
2014 US Senate Election in Alaska Profile
Preview of the 2014 US Senate race in Alaska featuring Democratic incumbent Mark Begich and Republican challengers Dan Sullivan, Mead Treadwell, and Joe Miller.
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.
What Is the GOP Establishment? - A Definition
: The Republican establishment, or more commonly among conservatives just “the establishment,” refers
The Case for Jeb Bush for President in 2016
Making the case for jeb bush for President in 2016
Rubio Takes Initial 2016 Ranking
The first edition of our 2016 GOP Presidential Power Rankings
Charlie Crist: The Best Example of the Worst of...
Charlie Crist looks to follow his political party and ideology makeover with a run for the job he once had. His transformation is among the worst in politics.
Media Bias - A Definition
A Definition of media bias as it is commonly referenced in conservative politics.
Find Out Which Senate Seats Are Up for...
A preview of Republican-held United States Senate seats up for re-election in 2014.
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.
The Case for Ben Carson for President
The Case for Ben Carson for President
The Patriotism of Barack Obama
About.com Guest Commentator Jack Kerwick takes a closer look at how Barack Obama's speech on patriotism in Independence, MO. jibes with the way his religious leaders have portrayed America in public speeches during the presidential camapaign.
Paleoconservatism
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Conservative Perspectives on the Second...
Conservative perspectives on the second amendment and gun control
Rick Perry: Profile of the Texas Governor
Profile of Rick Perry. Governor of Texas, 2012 Presidential candidate and potential 2016 candidate.
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
A Biography of Supreme Court Justice Antonin...
A profile of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
Top 2016 Republicans: Why and Why Not
The pros and cons of the conservatives and Republicans potentially running for president in 2016
A Profile of Katy Abram
A profile of stay-at-home mom Katy Abram, the new voice of American conservatism.
Crunchy Conservatism
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NRA Should Be Applauded for Gun Safety Efforts
A special thank you to the NRA for their efforts in gun safety and proper use.
A Conservative Take on a Possible Hillary...
A conservative take on the possible candidacy of Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Party.
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.
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
Neoconservatism
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Conservatives and Education Reform
Education in America has remained stagnant. Teachers unions put the needs of teachers in front of the needs of students, blocking important education reforms.
The Sports Media is Determined to Ruin Football
The liberal media is focusing on social issues and may ruin the enjoyability of football over it
Is There a Way to Save Traditional Marriage and...
A new strategy is needed if conservatives want to save traditional marriage
Did Palin try to have her brother-in-law fired...
Did Sarah Palin try to have her brother-in-law fired from his job as an Alaska State Trooper? And did she fire a public safety commissioner when he refused to do it for her?
Take the Conservative Personality Test
You've determined you're a conservative, but aren't sure what kind. Take the conservative personality test and find out!
Fiscal Conservatism
A detailed description of what it means to be a
List of Female Conservative Governors in the...
A look at female Republican and conservative leaders across the country.
When a Low Unemployment Rate Isn't Necessarily...
How is the unemployment rate calculated and examples of what the rate tell us about the economy, labor force participation, and economic health.
A Definition of Czar
: In contemporary American politics, a czar is any top-level presidential appointee who does not have
A Profile of Indiana Congressman Mike Pence
A closer look at Indiana Congressman and House Republican Conference Chairman Mike Pence.
Thom Tillis wins GOP primary, to Face Kay Hagan...
Thom Tillis won the 2014 GOP primary in North Carolina and will now take on Kay Hagan in the general election
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.
5 Exciting Conservatives to Watch in 2014
5 Most Exciting Conservative and Republican candidates to watch in 2014
Will Immigration Reform Create 11 Million New...
A look at how immigration reform could impact national elections.
Why Conservatives are Skeptical of Man-Made...
A look into the reasons conservatives remain skeptical about global warming.
How Conservative Hollywood Became Liberal
What made Hollywood, which was extremely conservative in the early days of American cinema into the liberal powerhouse that it is today. Page 2.
Will Dr. Monica Wehby add to Democrat's Senate...
Monica Wehby aims to make the US Senate seat in Oregon competitive for Republicans.
What are "Stand Your Ground" Laws?
A look into Stand Your Ground laws from a conservative perspective.
Hillary Doc or Not, 2016 Conservatives Should...
The RNC is right to threaten a boycott of 2016 primary debates if CNN and NBC continue with their Hillary Clinton contributions.
Profile of Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal
A look at the life and record of Bobby Jindal, Republican Governor of Lousiana.
Charlie Crist's Credibility Problem Could...
Charlie Crist and Democrats think they will waltz back into the Governor's mansion in 2014 and take out sitting Republican Rick Scott. So, will they?
Rand Paul Looks Ready for 2016 Battle
The second edition of the 2016 GOP Power Rankings.
5 Reasons John Boehner and Mitch McConnell Need...
5 Reasons why John Boehner and Mitch McConnell should be replaced as the Republican leaders in the US Senate and House of Representatives.
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 Biography of US Senator Rand Paul
A biography of US Senator Ran Paul
The Case for Ted Cruz for President
A Look at the presidential prospects of US Senator Ted Cruz from Texas
Conservative Movie Reviews: Argo vs Zero Dark...
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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?
An Overview of John McCain's Campaign Platform
An overview of John McCain's platform on the economy, healthcare, national security, educational, Iraq, climate change, veterans, immigration, sanctity of life, second amendment, judicial change and ethics reform.
The Public Education System is a Failure
Why conservatives support school choice: my personal lessons from attending a magnet school.
Political Conservatives & Religion in Politics
A look at the role religion plays in shaping the conservative ideology in politics.
Preview of the 2014 Senate Election in New...
Democrat Jeanne Shaheen is running for re-election to the US Senate in New Hampshire in 2014, and likely hoping that Scott Brown is not her Republican opponent.
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.
A List of President Barack Obama's Czars
A list of President Barack Obama's czars.
Violence, Guns, and The Culture
A look at gun violence in America, how to change the culture, and a defense of the 2nd amendment.
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.
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
Rick Scott Rebounds in Florida (Takes lead?)
rick scott rebounds in new florida poll
A Profile of Supreme Court Chief Justice John...
A profile of Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts.
Creationism or Evolution: Debating the Origin...
Does Darwin's theory of evolution undermine the Biblical notion of divine creation? Does it support conservative philosophies of religion and morality? The question for political conservatives: How should Mankind's origin be taught in school?
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