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Rep. Trey Gowdy, RS.C., won't seek re-election

The special panel’s discovery of Clinton’s use of a private email server for government business became a significant issue in the 2016 presidential election and prompted an FBI review of her actions that reverberated until the final days of the campaign. Gowdy’s northern South Carolina district is heavily … Source: Rep. Trey Gowdy, […]

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Rep. Trey Gowdy, Who Gained Attention With Benghazi Hearings, To Retire

Gowdy became a conservative hero for his grilling of Clinton and his committee’s investigative work into Benghazi. That work uncovered Clinton’s controversial private email server she used at the State Department that became a major stumbling block throughout her White House campaign and … Source: Rep. Trey Gowdy, Who Gained Attention With Benghazi […]

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CLC Report: US Elections Remain Vulnerable to Foreign Influence

Foreign interference is a democracy issue, and the importance of addressing it goes far beyond the 2016 election. It is about protecting the foundations of our representative form of government, particularly in a world where political advertising is increasingly moving online. From the targeted theft of … Source: CLC Report: US Elections Remain […]

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Gowdy, Who Rose To Conservative Fame With Benghazi Hearings, Set To Retire

Gowdy became a conservative hero for his grilling of Clinton and his committee’s investigative work into Benghazi. That work uncovered Clinton’s controversial private email server she used at the State Department that became a major stumbling block throughout her White House campaign and … Source: Gowdy, Who Rose To Conservative Fame With Benghazi […]

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A Conservative's Guide to Discourse with Social Justice Warriors

Many conservatives at Wake Forest argue with social justice advocates to argue with them, and sometimes end up trivializing the concerns and issues that protestors and social justice advocates raise on campus. To be clear, of the more radical stances taken by social justice-oriented students merit little … Source: A Conservative’s Guide to […]

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The Bubble: SOTU reactions show liberals don't care about America, conservatives say

Each week, USA TODAY’s OnPolitics blog takes a look at how media from the left and the right reacted to a political news story, giving liberals and conservatives a peek into the other’s media bubble. This week, the divide in America’s media landscape was clearly illustrated by the partisan takeaways … Source: The […]

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McConnell: 2017 Was 'The Best Year for Conservatives – On All Fronts'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in an interview with Fox News on Tuesday said that 2017 has been “the best year for conservatives” in the last 30 years that he’s been in Washington. Citing tax reform and the economy, “2017 was the best year for conservatives in the 30 years that I’ve been […]

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In the 1920's the KKK relied on Fake News, Religious Conservatives and Anti-Immigrant Feelings

Fear of immigrants is a constant topic on conservative talk radio and on FOX News. Good afternoon, this is WMNF’s Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. In fact just yesterday—Florida’s Republican House Speaker Richard Corcoran- who is not currently running for office– took the unusual step of paying for this … Source: In the 1920’s […]

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Columnist: Conservative Jeanne Ives 'Crushed' Gov. Bruce Rauner in Chicago Tribune 'Debate'

Chicago Tribune columnist John Kass sat in on his newspaper’s interview of the two candidates running for Illinois governor in the Republican primary — incumbent Gov. Bruce Rauner and conservative State Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) — and judged Ives the clear winner. Rauner has avoided a … Source: Columnist: Conservative Jeanne Ives ‘Crushed’ […]