pilgrim

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I am retired after 36 years of being a state of Indiana employee. I enjoy writing and reading conservative blogs.
Let's compare the Tax Plans the Republican candidates for president have proposed.
The dates for the primaries and caucuses are tentative dates, but it is fixed for now as to whether they are "closed" for Republicans only, or not. This is something we should pay close attention to at this time. As I said in another article, it is preferable...
In 2012, Wisconsin is a battleground state that the GOP needs to win to become the majority. There are five GOP candidates for the US Senate seat, and more running for this open seat currently held by the Democrat incumbent, Herb Kohl. I like Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Jeff...
The first thing to observe, if I was the Republican Party Chairman, is that the war is over and WE The People won. It means that Cold Warrior's Precinct Committeeman Project has yielded the necessary results so that Republican grassroots conservatives ARE now the establishment. It also means...
The Smoot-Hawley bill began as a much smaller beast: the plan was to help American agriculture, which had slumped in the early 1920s. Congress passed several bills to support prices and subsidize exports, but all were vetoed by Calvin Coolidge, Hoover’s predecessor. With no obvious logic—most American farmers faced...
"Give that man a Dewey button!" A common saying in the 1950s, you never hear it anymore. Thomas Dewey was the Republican candidate for president in 1948. Most polls had him coasting to victory over incumbent President Harry Truman. The voters said different... Keep this bit of history in...
George Will has been on a kick recently - worrying about the GOP nominee for President being "too southern." There’s also the problem that the Republican Party has been in recent years too southern. In the last five presidential cycles, they’ve got 79 percent of their electoral votes from the...
Mark Levin read a statement from Palin announcing the decision before speaking to the former vice presidential nominee on his show. After much prayer and serious consideration, I have decided that I will not be seeking the 2012 GOP nomination for President of the United States. As always, my...