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Tag: gop
  • Republican mayor in Georgia has questions for his own party

    In a slight breach of political etiquette, Dalton Mayor David Pennington recently threw his hat into the ring for the 2014 Republican primary as a candidate for Governor of Georgia. The twist to this story is the fact that the man he will be facing is Georgia’s current Republican Governor Nathan Deal.    In a …

  • UW-Madison Professor: Republicans Will Become More Ideological

    Statist Democrat ideologues celebrating President Barack Obama’s re-election claim it’s proof that Republicans must become more left-wing if they want to win elections, but one professor argues just the opposite. Lester Hunt, a professor of philosophy at University of Wisconsin-Madison, said in an interview with The College Fix that Republicans will actually become more ideological to win …

  • Kentucky Senate Debate

    Note:  YAL does not support or oppose any candidate for office.

  • Nearly Four Million Citizens to Pay Health Insurance Penalty By 2016

    “The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits.” — Albert Einstein No, I am not shocked as I know you are not either. However, what does enrage me is that all the ignoramuses that claimed this fascist health care plan would be a descending gift from the heavens REFUSED to read …

  • Democrats on Healthcare

    From the House GOP Conference by way of TheNextRight.com: Well played, indeed.

  • Battle For GOP Begins — Says CBS

    The commentary is cookie cutter at best, but does offer an online poll feature. Although a Dr. Paul win will be dismissed, let’s keep our streak of tube domination alive. Also, if you don’t want to read the article, here is the chunk on the good doctor: Paul, of course, is a libertarian-leaning Republican who …

  • Wouldn’t it be nice if Republicans were ALWAYS like this?

    …not just when they’re out of power?

  • GOP Riding the Wave of Libertarian Enthusiasm

    Glenn Greenwald is definitely one of the most indispensable commentators around when it comes to exposing horrible atrocities carried out by the United States government. I have always been impressed by his ability to see through partisan politics and call out Democrats and Republicans alike in areas dealing with the most important of civil liberties. …

  • Republican Revisionism

    Since George W. exited the White House, many Republicans have slowly but surely attempted to rehabilitate the image of their pathetically unconservative party, writes Howard Rich at NetRightNation.  Having the GOP in power, they argue, wasn’t “‘all that bad’ — and certainly not as bad as the socialist hordes who have ostensibly pushed America to …

  • Reason No. 3475 Why the GOP Isn’t Doing so Hot with Young People

    I feel a little nit-picky making this post, but if you haven’t already appreciated these photos, I think you need to.  GOP Chairman Michael Steele had a photo shoot with his interns — and they wonder why the Republican Party has difficulty getting the youth vote these days. Here’s one of the…best…ones: And here’s one …