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So, you’re a social conservative thinking seriously about voting for Gary Johnson? Think again: The Libertarian problem: The “black hole” of religious freedom. Related: Once Again, Gary Johnson Completely Misunderstands Religious Freedom Advertisements

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The Sad End to Mike Huckabee’s Campaign

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Can A Social Conservative Win The Swing States In 2016?

Conventional wisdom holds that in order for a Republican presidential candidate to do well in the swing states, he/she must be soft on social issues. But is this true? In fact, there is some evidence that the opposite is the … Continue reading

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Why Evangelicals Are Not Warming Up To Romney

Mitt Romney has had deep trouble getting his engine going in the Bible Belt and the South. Exit polls from the primaries indicate that the key reason he has been doing poorly is a lack of support from evangelicals and … Continue reading

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Palin on Hannity, February 21 (Video)

Sarah Palin stops short of endorsing a candidate, and dismisses the possibility that the GOP establishment would ever turn to her in a brokered convention. However, she gives props to Gingrich, Romney, and Santorum. She points out that the MSM … Continue reading

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“Just Sit In The Corner And Shut The Hell Up!” They Said

Now that Rick Santorum is ahead in the polls, many bloggers and pundits have come out and said that the GOP would be committing suicide by nominating a social conservative like him. For example, the usually reliable John Hinderacker posted … Continue reading

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Santorum on GOP “Cannibalism”: “Let’s Focus on the Issues”

I have always been a Sarah Palin supporter, but in her recent attack against those who question Newt Gingrich’s qualifications, she is simply wrong. Both Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney have substantial baggage that is hurting them not only with … Continue reading

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