Paul Ryan Opts Out of Wisconsin Senate Race

Paul Ryan Opts Out of Wisconsin Senate Race

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan announced earlier today that he would not be seeking the U.S. Senate seat now held by retiring Wisconsin Democrat Herb Kohl. Ryan, whose budget proposal calls for more than $4 trillion in cuts in federal spending over the next decade, told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel this morning that “it would it […]

Andrew Breitbart: 'Adam Carolla for President'

Andrew Breitbart: ‘Adam Carolla for President’

Comedian, actor and author Adam Carolla had conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart as a guest on his popular podcast (“The Adam Carolla Show”) on Friday, May 12.   Carolla, who is probably best known for his years hosting the “Man Show” on Comedy Central and radio’s “Loveline” with co-host Dr. Drew, now hosts the most popular daily podcast on iTunes, reaching several […]

Jacksonville Elects a New Mayor Today

Jacksonville Elects a New Mayor Today

In what some are suggesting is an early test of Democratic strength for 2012 in Florida, today Jacksonville voters will choose a new mayor. Republican Mike Hogan, the current Tax Collector, is facing off against Democrat Alvin Brown, a former Clinton administration official. Hogan raised more than $1 million for his campaign, more than twice […]

Losing her magic?  Palin-backed candidates are winless in August.

The Facebook Primary: Palin Most Liked, Huntsman Lags

The only potential Republican candidate for President with more than 1 million “Likes” on their primary Facebook page is Sarah Palin, who is actually nearing the 3 million mark. Actual candidate Mitt Romney is a distance second with over 900,000 and is followed by Ron Paul. Some surprises — the far lesser known Gary Johnson […]

Tea Party's Moffett Hopes for Upset in Kentucky Primary

Tea Party’s Moffett Hopes for Upset in Kentucky Primary

Though Senate President David Williams is heavily favored to win tomorrow’s Republican primary for governor in Kentucky for the right to take on Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear, who is running unopposed for his party’s nomination, Tea Party activist Phil Moffett believes a major upset is still possible. Williams, who maintains a double-digit lead heading into […]

The Real Reason Why Huckabee Won't Run?

The Real Reason Why Huckabee Won’t Run?

Long-shot presidential aspirant Fred Karger of California told supporters in an e-mail earlier today that there is one less candidate in the Republican presidential race and he couldn’t be happier. “I know Mike Huckabee is supposed to be a nice guy, but his hateful words about the LGBT community will now be confined to his […]

Key Huckabee Supporter in South Carolina Backs Jon Huntsman

Key Huckabee Supporter in South Carolina Backs Jon Huntsman

A key supporter of Mike Huckabee’s 2008 presidential campaign in South Carolina said today that he will back Jon Huntsman for the Republican presidential nomination if the former Utah governor and ex-ambassador to China enters the race, according to several sources. Mike Campbell, the son of the late Gov. Carroll Campbell and whose mother served […]

'The Donald' Ducks Out

‘The Donald’ Ducks Out

Donald Trump ended months of speculation by saying what many others already knew. He’s not running for president in 2012. The publicity-seeking real estate mogul and television celebrity announced his decision in a statement earlier this afternoon. “After considerable deliberation and reflection, I have decided not to pursue the office of the presidency,” said Trump. […]

Milton Street Tries to Shake Up Philadelphia’s Sleepy Mayoral Race

Milton Street Tries to Shake Up Philadelphia’s Sleepy Mayoral Race

While an unusually low turnout is expected in Philadelphia’s low-key mayoral primary on Tuesday, the only real suspense — at least on the Democratic side — is precisely how many Democrats will reluctantly cast a protest vote for former state Sen. T. Milton Street, Sr., Mayor Michael Nutter’s only rival on the primary ballot. The flamboyant […]

Hewitt: GOP Should Exclude Ron Paul from Presidential Debates

Hewitt: GOP Should Exclude Ron Paul from Presidential Debates

Nationally-syndicated radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt, whose conservative radio program can be heard in more than 120 cities across the country every weekday afternoon, is urging the Republican National Committee to intervene in the 2012 Republican presidential debates and exclude Rep. Ron Paul and other “marginal candidates” from participating in future debates. Hewitt, who […]