Is American sovereignty finally appearing as an important topic in the Presidential campaign?
Law and borders have been given short shrift in earlier Presidential elections because both parties have constituencies that favor permissive immigration enforcement: Republican elites like cheap labor and Democrat honchos believe that importing millions of big-government foreigners will bring a permanent liberal majority.
On NumbersUSA’s excellent page rating Presidential Hopefuls’ Immigration Stances, Newt Gingrich got a grade of D- — underwhelming for a top Republican. But the poor assessment was deserved.
Last year I wrote about Gingrich’s twisted tap-dance of massive hispandering: Newt Gingrich’s Foray into Cultural Treason. He imagines his duplicitous outreach to “conservative” hispanics (with a hefty [...]
Didn’t Democrats dismiss the Tea Party as a temporary bump on the long road of politics? Harry Reid said grassroots conservatism would disappear quickly.
Saturday’s Tea Party rally in Madison in support of Governor Scott Walker indicates otherwise. Thousands showed up to voice approval of responsible budgeting to bring Wisconsin’s red ink under control, including the [...]
A few years back, Senator Orrin Hatch presented himself as the compassionate conservative, with his promotion of the DREAM Act stealth amnesty for alien kiddies. In fact, he was an early adopter of the legislation and introduced the bill on the Senate floor in 2003.
Now he is looking at a more Tea-infused political landscape [...]
There’s nothing like wildly divergent interpretations of poll results to make my media BS detector perk up. When a CBS-New York Times survey of insurgent citizens (aka the Tea Party patriots) came out all over the map, something had to be up. And when I read the poll results for immigration that were little reported [...]
Rasmussen has a new poll out, just in time for hundreds of Tea Parties across the nation that will occur on April 15. The corrupt dinosaur media tries to paint T-Partiers as racist right-wingers, but as this poll shows, they are concerned citizens who want to save their country. The race of the President has [...]