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The Republican tax bill is an assault on American values

One of the cherished myths of conservatism as a political ideology is that it is about preserving existing society in more or less its current form — that if reform must be had, it should be gradual and not too disruptive. As Michael Oakeshott famously wrote, “To be conservative, then, is to prefer […]

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Governor Greitens, Legislative Leaders Begin Work on Conservative Agenda

Governor Greitens, Legislative Leaders Begin Work on Conservative Agenda Missouri State Capitol, Jefferson City, Missouri (Picture property of St. Louis Media, LLC d.b.a. STL.News). JEFFERSON CITY, MO/December 2, 2017 (STL.News) Yesterday (Friday, December 1, 2017) work began on a strong … Source: Governor Greitens, Legislative Leaders Begin Work on Conservative Agenda

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Community College Taking Precautions After Threats Over Altercation With Conservative Speaker

The employee was not on the QVCC campus Friday, according to the school, and they said the extra security is in response to email received earlier in the week. On Tuesday, Lucian Wintrich, the White House correspondent for the right-wing blog Gateway Pundit, was arrested following a fight broke out … Source: Community […]

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Conservative Publication Names Rauner 'Worst Republican Governor in America'

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has been named the “worst Republican governor in America” by the National Review. Gracing the December cover of the conservative publication, Rauner is criticized for what the author cites as a number of betrayals and defeats. “The governor’s offense was to have … Source: Conservative Publication Names Rauner ‘Worst […]

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Jared Kushner directed Michael Flynn to contact Russian government in Dec. 2016: Report

Flynn is planning to testify against Trump, members of the Trump family and other White House officials, and said he is cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller and his investigators, who are investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election. According to court documents, Flynn told FBI … Source: Jared Kushner directed Michael Flynn […]

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Roy Moore, the Federalist and the decay of the conservative mind

After years of conservatives claiming to denounce “moral relativism” and stating that the personal conduct of public officials had an impact on their fitness for office, all of the posturing has gone out the window in the name of political power. In 2011, just 30 percent of white evangelicals believed that … Source: […]

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Congressional election forecaster senses erosion of GOP grip on Kansas' 2nd District

Sam Brownback, who won re-election. The district was captured by Trump in the 2016 presidential contest. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee said tax and health care policy advanced by Congress, led by House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., softened the political landscape for … Source: Congressional election forecaster senses erosion of GOP grip on […]

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Trudeau criticized for pushing gay agenda on kids in 'LGBTQ2' apology

OTTAWA, December 1, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) — Two Conservative MPs criticized Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for going too far Tuesday in his long-anticipated apology for the government’s alleged past mistreatment of LGBTQ2 persons. Harold Albrecht and Ted Falk were among a handful of … Source: Trudeau criticized for pushing gay agenda on kids […]