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Do They Really Report and We Decide?

Do They Really Report and We Decide?

Americans will get the president they deserve. Like children, most Americans expect someone else to take care of them. They expect entities such as government, political parties, insurance companies or financial institutions to provide them prosperity, security, physical safety, comfort and convenience in an environment conducive to unfettered playtime.

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A Test For Christians to Choose the Best Candidate

A Test For Christians to Choose the Best Candidate

All political rhetoric today has an appendaged attached to it that most politicians mention as if it were a minor matter. It is given a handy label: social issues. It is usually mentioned in passing, but anyone who takes it too seriously will be labeled themselves, usually as an extremist.

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Why the Political Establishment Likes Trump over Cruz

Why the Political Establishment Likes Trump over Cruz

Ironically, we can look to a former Clinton Administration Leftist to clearly articulate why the RINO establishment would much rather have Donald Trump than a genuine conservative like Ted Cruz as president of the United States.

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In 2016, Politics is not the Best Answer

In 2016, Politics is not the Best Answer

Donald Trump is not entirely the problem, but it is the most basic flaw in American politics and democracy in general. That flaw is the belief that the majority cannot be wrong. Need proof? Consider the results of the 2008 election where the majority gave us one: Barack Obama.

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Quote of the Day: Civility Over What’s Right

Quote of the Day: Civility Over What’s Right

It is actually more important to some people that they be considered polite and well behaved than it is to actually win elections.

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The Shadow of Christmas on Politics

The Shadow of Christmas on Politics

The birth of Jesus Christ is the most significant political event in the history of the universe. Why? Because liberty does not and cannot exist absent the acknowledgement of the Almighty, Omniscient, Living and Everlasting God of the Bible whose Son is Jesus Christ.

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The Difference Between Left and Right

The Difference Between Left and Right

Prager University has released several great videos today which provide a great education in the differences between the Left and the Right. One of my favorites deals with a topic I’ve often dealt with in recent years: reality and the Left’s war on reality. Another examines the way Left and Right judge America.

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The Corruption of Campaign Finance Reform

The Corruption of Campaign Finance Reform

Did you know that so-called “campaign finance reform” only produces more corruption? You can look at least as far back as John McCain’s so-called efforts to “get money out of politics” which got even more money into politics, and most of it with less public exposure than their was before.

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The Lost Art of Civil Dissent and Mutual Disagreement

The Lost Art of Civil Dissent and Mutual Disagreement

It is the very fragile who cannot stand in the face of dissent and scrutiny. Know who you are, or who you should be, and live and die for it. If we are secure in our faith, and what defines us, then we will pay little mind to the ignorant and their vain pursuits.

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Should We End the Filibuster?

Should We End the Filibuster?

The New Deal, Great Society, and the first two years of the Obama administration that brought the health care law, the so-called “stimulus,” and Dodd-Frank were all enacted after Democrats had won the White House, House, and a filibuster-proof majority in the Senate.

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