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Tea Party Candidate in Kansas Is Obama’s Cousin… But That’s Not the Strangest Part of this Campaign

In another example of truth being stranger than fiction, Dr. Milton Wolf — the Tea Party challenger to long-time Kansas Republican Senator Pat Roberts — is President Obama’s 2nd cousin. Wolf’s mother was a cousin to Obama’s grandmother, Madelyn Dunham. However, this fact alone isn’t the strangest part of this campaign. As they say in marketing, “But wait, there’s more.” […]

Guess Which Republican Is Fighting the Tea Party… Again?

Guess Which Republican Is Fighting the Tea Party… Again?

GOP leaders and the Establishment have told grassroots and Tea Party conservatives the past few years that voting for the worst Republican is still better than any Democrat. But this advice hasn’t been true over the past decade for two reasons: Reason #1 – Nominating unprincipled, “mushy” moderates has led to more Republican losses than wins, and… Reason #2 – […]

The Most Out-Of-Touch Politician in Washington

The Most Out-Of-Touch Politician in Washington

You’ve probably seen the Dos Equis beer commercials for the Most Interesting Man in the World. A recent statement by a long-time U.S. Senator has led us to nominate him for a similar but less-flattering title: The Most Out-Of-Touch Politician in Washington. That’s quite an accomplishment given the stiff competition for clueless (and outright dumb) statements from our CongressCritters the […]

Odd Political Bedfellows Try to Keep Online Gambling Illegal

Odd Political Bedfellows Try to Keep Online Gambling Illegal

It’s been said that politics makes for odd bedfellows. An alliance between one of the Republican party’s biggest donors and a former Democratic Senator from Arkansas proves this adage true once again. GOP mega-donor Sheldon Adelson, owner of the Sands casino empire and the 11th wealthiest man in America, is fighting tooth-and-nail to keep online gambling illegal. Adelson claims that […]