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Archive for the 'Elections' Category

A Warning To The GOP: It’s Not About You

by @ Monday, November 1st, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Elections, Political Parties, Politics, Republicans

Pollster Scott Rasmussen takes a look at the expected results of tomorrow’s elections and notes that they have a message for Republicans, but not the one they may think: The reality is that voters in 2010 are doing the same thing they did in 2006 and 2008: They are voting against the party in power. […]

Christine O’Donnell: Halloween Is A Satanic Holiday

by @ Sunday, October 31st, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Elections, Politics

Before she fades off into the sunset loving and protective arms of Fox News Channel, here’s one last oldie but goodie from Christine O’Donnell’s days as a late-90s late night television hack:

Pre-Election Podcasting

by @ Thursday, October 28th, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Blogging, Elections, Politics

Last night, I took part in a special pre-election podcast over at United Liberty along with Jason Pye, Brett Bittner, Stephen Gordon, Mike Hassinger, and Shana Kluck. We spent most of our time focusing on the Senate races in Florida, Kentucky, Nevada, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Colorado, but the conversation also wandered off into an […]

Republican Congressman: GOP Is Getting A Second Chance, But We Don’t Deserve It

by @ Tuesday, October 19th, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Elections, Libertarians, Political Parties, Politics, Republicans

California Republican Tom McClintock isn’t among those who believes that his party has learned their lesson yet: Speaking at an event last week in Orange County, CA, Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA) said he expected big gains for his party at this year’s election, but said he worried that Republicans would squander the victory, as they […]

On (Small-L) Libertarians, Conservatives, And The Republican Party

by @ Sunday, October 17th, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Elections, Libertarians, Political Parties, Politics, Republicans

Earlier this week at The Daily Beast, Tunku Varadarajan pondered the question of just how enthusiastic libertarians ought to be about Republican victories in the mid-term elections, specifically concerning candidates like Sharron Angle, Carl Paladino, and Christine O’Donnell, all of whom seem to be far more closely allied with the GOP socially conservative wing than […]

Republicans Leading In Three Virginia House Races

by @ Wednesday, September 29th, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Elections, Politics, Virginia, Virginia Politics

Three separate polls show Republicans leading in House races for seats currently held by Democrats: There’s a new batch of polls in Virginia’s four most interesting House races. “On Monday, September 27, ccAdvertising completed surveys to voters in four key Congressional districts in Virginia. These surveys focused on the competitive Congressional races as well as […]

GOP Hypocrisy On Health Care Reform

Let’s take a look at this ad from the National Republican Senatorial Committee that’s running in West Virginia: In case you missed it, Alex Knepper points out the problem with this ad: “Manchin supports Barack Obama’s big government agenda…Manchin supported the government takeover of healthcare that cuts Medicare…” The words “Government takeover of healthcare” are […]

Christine O’Donnell: I’m Going To Stop The Whole Country From Having Sex

by @ Friday, September 24th, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Elections, In The News, Politics

Christine O’Donnell is quite simply the gift the keeps on giving: NIES: I tell them to be careful. You have to wear a condom. You have to protect yourself when you’re going to have sex, because they’re having it anyway. NIES: There’s nothing that you or me can do about it. O’DONNELL: The sad reality […]

Christine O’Donnell Thinks She Can Help “Pray Away The Gay”

by @ Tuesday, September 21st, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Dumbasses, Elections, Political Parties, Politics, Religion, Republicans

More evidence that Christine O’Donnell is far, far outside the mainstream: Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Tea Party Candidate For Congress: “Separation Of Church And State” Came From Hitler

by @ Sunday, September 19th, 2010. Filed under 2010 Elections, Elections, Freedom of Religion, History, Individual Liberty, Politics

The guy who won the GOP nomination for Mike Castle’s House seat in Delaware seems to be a little nutty: Christine O’Donnell isn’t the only Delaware Tea Party candidate making waves. The seat in the House of Representatives currently held by Republican Mike Castle — who was defeated by O’Donnell in Tuesday’s Senatorial primary — […]

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