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    • Draft Jeb? - 02 Apr 2014
      posted in Big Gov & Big Parties & Columns

      The 2016 Presidential battles are beginning to take root.  Polls have been released, advisors are testing the waters.  The GOP wants a win.  It’s been too long.  They are faced, however, with a rising Tea Party faction who is aggravated with past GOP compromises and blunders on the United States’ most important issues: from war […]

    • Ky. Senate Passes Bill to Clarify Election Law, Aid Rand Paul - 19 Mar 2014
      posted in Politics & Govt & The Constitution

      Last night the Senate of Kentucky State passed a bill to clarify that state election law does not apply to federal elections. The bill, introduced by Kentucky Senate Leader Damon Thayer, was favored by all but one Republican and voted for by two Kentucky Democrats. This legislative effort, if passed by the Kentucky House and […]

    • Kentucky Bill would Clarify Election Law, Impact 2016 - 17 Mar 2014
      posted in Alerts

      Alert: Kentucky State Senator introduces bill to clarify state election law, allow Rand Paul to run for POTUS and Senate. Take Action – Blast Faxes to Kentucky Lawmakers! Dear Conservative, Last summer we launched our “Let Rand Run” campaign just before Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear called a special legislative session in August. We called the […]

    • Christie, Cruz and Paul — CPAC’s distinct trio - 13 Mar 2014
      posted in Big Gov & Columns & Politics & Govt

      Though Karl Rove, Ronald Reagan, and Barry Goldwater weren’t in attendance at the 2014 edition of the Conservative Political Action Conference last week, the contrasting visions each had for the Republican Party were well represented. Championing Rove’s cynical realpolitik wing that believes in winning simply for winning’s sake was New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who […]

    • Sen. Paul Holds Surgeon General Nomination - 25 Feb 2014
      posted in Featured Videos

      Sen. Rand Paul issued the following letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid objecting the consideration of the nomination of Dr. Vivek Murthy to the position of Surgeon General of the United States. The text of the letter can be found below. February 25, 2014 Dear Senate Majority Leader Reid, I am writing to convey […]

    • Sen. Paul Delivers Response to State of the Union Address - 28 Jan 2014
      posted in Featured Videos & Videos

      “Let me say from the outset, I will work with the President, Democrats, Independents and anyone else who wants to get people back to work and alleviate poverty in our country.” “In the marketplace, most small businesses fail. If government is to send money to certain people to create businesses, they will more often than […]

    • You Say You Want a Revolution? - 09 Jan 2014
      posted in Columns & Politics & Govt

      Forging a new movement is never easy. The path is fraught with pitfalls and trapdoors, especially because the already established order does not want the new paradigm to gain a foothold. There is gold in them (corrupt) hills after all. The established order will first attempt to co-opt the new movement or turn it into […]

    • Yellen Confirmed as Fed Chair - 07 Jan 2014
      posted in Big Gov & Columns & Economy & Money & Property

      In the first Senate vote of 2014, Dr. Janet Yellen was confirmed last night as the next Federal Reserve chair. A total of 56 Senators voted in favor of nominee while 26 opposed and 18 were absent. As executive appointments to the central bank are generally not questioned by the Upper House, the January 6 […]

    • Sen. Paul Speaks Out Against Nuclear Option - 12 Dec 2013
      posted in Featured Videos & Videos

      Senator Rand Paul speaks against Harry Reid‘s nuclear attack on the filibuster. “We shouldn’t be surprised that a party that believes in a living, breathing, ever-evolving, whatever-you-want-it-to-be Constitution … might not think the rules of the Senate are that important.”

    • Boehner, Paul, and Ryan on the ‘Budget Deal’ - 11 Dec 2013
      posted in The Blog

      Federal lawmakers complain that the new budget deal doesn’t give them everything they like, yet they’re eager make the “compromise” nonetheless. From the Washington Post: “Under the terms of the deal, spending for the Pentagon and other federal agencies would be set at $1.012 trillion for fiscal 2014, midway between the $1.058 trillion sought by Democrats and the […]