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  • Al Franken in trouble?

    Long-time Democratic senator from Minnesota, Al Franken, may be in trouble because of his allegiance to President Obama. Fox News reports: A survey of registered and likely voters by KSTP/Survey USA in mid-August had Franken ahead of McFadden by nine points, 51 | Read More »

  • Kansas senate race suddenly matters?

    According to NPR, the once “a low-key U.S. Senate race” in Kansas is “suddenly volatile”:  In presidential elections, Kansas is deep red. And the state’s entire congressional delegation is Republican. But this year, there’s sudden volatility in Kansas politics. As | Read More »

  • Libs predict a ‘nail biter’ this fall

    The liberal-minded Huffington Post is not surprisingly not hopping on the bandwagon the Washington Post and other media outlets have created that predicts with fair certainty a Republican takeover of the senate this fall. According to HuffPo, though: WASHINGTON — | Read More »

  • Nonprofit law firm celebrates 25 years of defending life

    From Life Legal Defense: Life Legal Defense Foundation Takes on Federal Government, Healthcare and Abortion Industries (September 3, 2014 – Napa, CA) Life Legal Defense Foundation may be a small nonprofit law firm headquartered in the Napa Valley, but its attorneys are making | Read More »

  • Polling shows GOP gaining momentum

    The Republican Party has been consistently touted as the likely victor in the race to control the senate this fall. Forecasts have had the GOP’s chance at winning the six seats necessary to do so at as much as 86 | Read More »

  • M. Stanton Evans to be honored by Heartland Institute

    Conservative legend and frequent Human Events contributor, M. Stanton Evans, will be honored at the Heartland Institute’s anniversary dinner next week. From Heartland: CHICAGO – He worked 13 years with American conservative icon William F. Buckley, wrote the culture-changing Young | Read More »

  • Silver lining for Dems if they lose the senate?

    The American Prospect proclaims, “Yes, it’ll make for a miserable two years. But just look at what 2016 will be like.” Their reasoning? Here’s the good news for Democrats: Even if Republicans take the Senate this year, Democrats will almost certainly | Read More »

  • History and the 2014 elections

    According to the Washington Post, patterns from past senate elections can help us predict what will take place this fall: The Wall Street Journal this week dove into the data to try and figure out what the past might tell us about | Read More »

  • Iowa court prohibits webcam abortions

    From the Thomas More Society: Thomas More Society submitted amicus brief and research in support of protecting women’s health (August 19, 2014 – Des Moines, IA) – Polk County District Court Judge Jeffrey Farrell has upheld the Iowa Board of | Read More »

  • Rick Perry sets the record straight

    Rick Perry sets the record straight

    Firing back.

  • Planned Parenthood accused of corruption

    Americans United for Life (AUL) released the following: WASHINGTON, D.C. (08-15-14) Americans United for Life filed an amicus brief in support of a petition for rehearing in the whistleblower case, Gonzalez ex rel. U.S. v. Planned Parenthood of Los Angeles, asking the Ninth Circuit | Read More »

  • 83 percent of Americans support official English

    ProEnglish, a leading advocate of official English, released the following report: The well-respected polling company Rasmussen Reports has a brand new poll out, and the results are encouraging for supporters of our common English language. The poll, conducted on August | Read More »

  • U.S. Supreme Court must rule on Pro-Life license plates

    From the Thomas More Society: (Thursday, August 14, 2014 – Washington, D.C.) – Yesterday, the Thomas More Society filed an amicus brief urging the United States Supreme Court to hear a case involving “Choose Life” license plates, in order to resolve disputes among lower | Read More »

  • NC Dems in panic mode?

    Reports are saying that Kay Hagan and her liberal posse in North Carolina are  launching “a $9.1 million TV blitz in North Carolina attacking Republican Thom Tillis.” (from the Charlotte Observer.) The story goes on: The ad buy, the largest so far | Read More »

  • Hollywood A-listers trying to keep Senate full of Dems

    The Hill reports today that moviestars including Leonardo DiCaprio, Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Barbra Streisand are pumping thousands of dollars into Democratic campaigns in an attempt to salvage the midterm elections for a swing left: Streisand, a longtime Democratic donor, opened | Read More »

  • Pro-Life group promotes National Day of Remembrance

    From the Pro-Life Action League: Chicago’s Pro-Life Action League is producing the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children, locally and across the nation.  September 13 marks National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children at Gravesites Citizens for a Pro-life Society, Priests | Read More »

  • Republican takeover ‘more and more assured’

    The Washington Post asserts that lucky breaks and the downfall of Tea Party candidates means a Republican takeover of the senate is nigh: The decision by Sen. John Walsh (D-Mont.) not to seek election in November in the wake of a plagiarism scandal | Read More »

  • BP agent: Feds releasing murderers into U.S.

    BP agent: Feds releasing murderers into U.S.

    “Morale is at an all-time low right now.”

  • IRS has a dept. that monitors sermons

    The Becket Fund’s Executive Director, Kristina Arriaga, released the following message: Within the IRS, there is, no lie, a “Political Activities Referral Committee” unit that investigates whether preachers have said something from the pulpit in violation of the IRS rules regarding | Read More »

  • Will third party candidates ruin the GOP’s chances?

    The Republicans need to take over only six seats to win back control of the Senate from the Democrats, but according to, In a number of races, Republicans could fall short due to third party, especially Libertarian, challengers.” Mike | Read More »