Don’t Be Surprised if Jeb Bush Is Not the Establishment’s Choice in 2016

At the outset of the 2016 Republican primary season, a lot of my fellow political pundits considered Jeb Bush the inevitable GOP presidential nominee. I never believed it. Now, I'm not even sure Bush will be the Republican Establishment's final candidate in the primaries. To be sure, Bush-45 is the first choice of the corporate megadonors and party bureaucrats who have filled his father and … [Read more...]

This Pro-life Republican says Roe v. Wade is ‘The Law of the Land’

When Ohio Governor John Kasich took part in a Q-and-A session in New Hampshire on Wednesday, it should have come as no surprise that he would be asked about abortion. Kasich took the opportunity to say that Roe v. Wade was "the law of the land," and Americans will "live with it." One lady asked about the "Holocaust" of abortion, followed by a New Hampshire … [Read more...]

John Boehner Punishes ObamaTrade Vote but Ignores Abortion Mutiny

It is a cliché to say that actions speak louder than words – but that phrase is more accurately applied to politics than anything else. If you want to gauge what John Boehner and the House Republican leadership really value, just look at the behavior they decide to punish and the deeds they let slide. Take the case of ObamaTrade vs. abortion. A handful of Republicans voted against the House … [Read more...]

8 Reasons Christians will not Vote for Chris Christie in the Primaries

New Jersey's tough-talking governor, Chris Christie, entered the Republican presidential race yesterday, making him the 14th presidential hopeful in 2016 (so far). While he is a likable person and consummate retail politician, his positions on key issues put him outside consideration for Christian conservatives voting in the 2016 primaries. Here are six reasons why Christians will not vote for … [Read more...]

Bad News for Jeb Bush Among Florida’s Evangelicals

Jeb Bush is scheduled to announce he is running for president later today, but a recent straw poll shows just how far he will have to go if he hopes to win over his party's conservative Christian grassroots. The Florida Family Action hosted its 2016 GOP Battle for Florida event last month. After a significant discussion of the candidates' views, the pro-family group held a straw poll. Jeb … [Read more...]

John Kasich Just Hired a Strategist Who Has Waged War on Conservative Christians

John Kasich just named the man who will craft his presidential campaign's strategy – and Christian conservatives should be concerned. The Ohio governor has hired John Weaver as chief campaign strategist for his still-unofficial (wink, wink) presidential campaign. Weaver has ping-ponged between political parties for more than a decade, supporting liberal Republicans as well as Democrats. In … [Read more...]

George Pataki Wants You to Shut Up about Abortion and Gay Marriage Already (Video)

EXETER, NH, May 28, 2015 (TheRightsWriter.com) – Former New York Governor George Pataki is scheduled to announce later today that he will seek the Republican nomination for president in order to stroke his ego, increase his speaking fees, offer Americans the benefit of his vast wisdom and experience. The three-term governor supports abortion-on-demand, signed legislation giving gays special … [Read more...]

Republican leader orders pro-life ‘former fetus’ sign taken off lawmaker’s door

AUSTIN, TX, March 11, 2015 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A pro-life Texas lawmaker said today that House leadership ordered his staff to take down a pro-life sign he placed outside his office to affirm the humanity of the unborn. Texas Right to Life passed out dozens of personalized signs to legislators in the state capital of Austin this morning before Planned Parenthood activists visit to lobby their … [Read more...]

Jeb Bush has already ‘evolved’ on marriage, and his advisers are at war with social conservatives: Analysts

WASHINGTON, D.C., March 3, 2015 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The fact that Jeb Bush has surrounded himself with campaign advisers who have been hostile to social conservatives is just one sign that the former Florida governor has secretly “evolved” in his views of gay “marriage,” according to several figures who have spoken with him privately. Bush, a leading candidate for the 2016 Republican … [Read more...]

PA Governor Ridge who ignored Gosnell’s House of Horrors accuses social conservatives of ‘tyranny’

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 29, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Republican governor faulted by a grand jury with allowing Kermit Gosnell to operate his “house of horrors” free from state inspections has delivered a scathing address, denouncing the GOP's pro-life and pro-family wing as “narcissists and ideologues” seeking to impose their own brand of “tyranny” on the United States. “Sometimes we … [Read more...]