|9/30/08||It's economy with the truth, stupid|
Just imagine what the sneering left intelligentsia, in the United States and elsewhere, would have said if a Republican vice-presidential candidate had told CBS News that "when the stockmarket crashed . . . .
|9/29/08||NRA-PVF Endorses Shelley Moore Capito for Re-election to U.S. House of Representatives|
FAIRFAX, VA-The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito for re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives in the second congres . . . .
|9/29/08||NRA - PVF Endorses Congressman Virgil Goode for Reelection in Virginia's 5th District|
Fairfax, VA-Congressman Virgil Goode, running for re-election in Virginia's 5th district, has received the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF)'s endorsement.
"Virgil Goode . . . .
|9/29/08||Guard gun rights, McCain says|
Speaking by satellite from Washington last night, Republican Sen. John McCain told a friendly crowd of hunting and fishing enthusiasts in Columbus that they shouldn`t trust Democrat Barack Obama when . . . .
|9/29/08||MI: Lenawee resident featured in new NRA ad|
A television advertisement by the National Rifle Association featuring Scott Siefert of Ogden Township is scheduled to begin airing Wednesday in Michigan.
In the ad Seifert outlines his support fo . . . .
|9/29/08||Backlash to Obama officials squelching political speech|
Following legal threats by Missouri state law-enforcement officials supporting Barack Obama against presidential campaign ads that appeared to be false or misleading, Gov. Matt Blunt today likened the . . . .
|9/26/08||Obama seeks to take down NRA ads, threatens stations|
The Obama campaign has written radio stations in Pennsylvania and Ohio, pressing them to refuse to air an ad from the National Rifle Association.
NRA spokesman Andrew Arulanandam, who provided the . . . .
|9/26/08||Obama Campaign Tells TV Stations Not to Run NRA TV Ads|
In this letter sent this week from to TV station managers from Obama campaign general counsel Bob Bauer, obtained by ABC News, the Obama campaign argues that a TV ad by the National Rifle Association . . . .
|9/25/08||Obama Campaign Threatens Legal Action Over NRA Ads|
Fairfax, VA-Sen. Barack Obama's presidential campaign has sent threatening letters to news agencies in Pennsylvania and Ohio to stop airing ads exposing his anti-gun record sponsored by the National R . . . .
|9/25/08||'Nobody Knows Obama's Record on Guns Better Than I Do,'|
The following was released today by the Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA): "One of the most blatant lies ever to come from a politician's mouth," is how the ISRA is characterizing a recent state . . . .
|9/25/08||Eight Keys to 2008|
With the history-making nominations of Barack Obama and Sarah Palin, 2008 is shaping up as the most fascinating election since the 1968 Nixon-Humphrey-Wallace brawl, or possibly the 1912 face-off betw . . . .
|9/25/08||Founding Brothers, What's behind Obama's early rise?|
New evidence strongly suggests that Barack Obama has been less than forthcoming about the role that unrepentant Weather Underground terrorist Bill Ayers may have played in choosing him to lead the Chi . . . .
|9/24/08||Revenge of the Bitter Gun Owners|
Last spring, after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Second Amendment guarantees an individual right to arms, Democrats hoped the decision would neutralize the gun issue. Instead the ruling, by in . . . .
|9/24/08||NRA Begins Push To Tarnish Obama On Guns|
The defining moment in the National Rifle Association`s eight-figure advertising offensive against Barack Obama takes place about 15 seconds into a new spot. After claiming that Obama supports "a huge . . . .
|9/24/08||Fact-Checkers Fall Short in Criticizing NRA's Anti-Obama Ads|
Joe Biden, campaigning in southwest Virginia, called any notion that Barack Obama wanted to take away people's guns "malarkey." Montana's Democratic governor, Brian Schweitzer, previously told reporte . . . .
|9/23/08||Factcheck And Brady Campaign Share Same Sugar Daddy|
Impartial? Independent? NO!
FactCheck and Brady Campaign in Bed with Annenberg Foundation
FactCheck supposedly exists to look beyond a politician's claims. Ironically, in its analysis of NRA . . . .
|9/23/08||FactCheck flubs Obama gun fact check|
FactCheck's September 22, 2008, report on the National Rifle Association's advertising critical claims that the NRA "distorts Obama's position on gun control beyond recognition." FactCheck itself, tho . . . .
|9/23/08||Senator Inhofe Urges Speedy Passage of Second Amendment Rights Legislation|
U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) has joined a bipartisan group of Senators to ensure that the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning the DC gun ban is upheld and that DC gun owners` rights are . . . .
|9/23/08||Professor: Debates critical in '08 Analysis|
The upcoming presidential and vice presidential debates could be the most important and influential ones since the 1980 Jimmy Carter/Ronald Reagan contest, according to a political science professor a . . . .
|9/23/08||NRA takes aim at Obama in Colorado over firearms record|
The National Rifle Association began airing a series of TV and radio ads in Colorado on Monday that blast Barack Obama on a variety of "radical" positions the gun-rights group says will take away "our . . . .
|9/23/08||Fact-Checking FactCheck.Org on Obama and Guns|
FactCheck.org doesn't think much of the NRA's ads criticizing Obama. They are, sadly, way off base. This is, presumably,one of the reasons why Stuart Taylor Jr. of the National Journal declared he "no . . . .
|9/22/08||Gun-toting Texans prefer GOP|
In a state where lawmakers regularly expand gun rights, few issues more consistently push Texans toward Republicans in national elections.
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|9/22/08||Radical Anti-Hunting Group (Humane Society) Endorses Obama|
The radical animal "rights", anti-hunting group (HSUS) has endorsed Barack Obama for president.
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|9/22/08||Sen. Hutchison Asks Reid to Bring DC Gun Ban Bill for a Vote|
U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), Texas's senior Senator, today sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) asking that he allow a vote before the end of the 110th Congress on le . . . .
|9/19/08||`Bitter` Campbell Brown Brought to Heel by Lynn Forester de Rothschild|
It was a beautiful sight to behold. The obviously pro-Obama Campbell Brown snarling throughout an interview at the heels of former Hillary Clinton fundraiser and now McCain supporter, Lynn Forester de . . . .
|9/19/08||Palin: Obama's Talk "Doesn't Sound Like The Politics Of Hope"|
As she continues to sharpen her attacks against her Democratic rivals, Sarah Palin accused Barack Obama of not abiding by his campaign's own mantra. "Now earlier today our opponent told his supporters . . . .
|9/18/08||Palin Derangement Syndrome: Obama`s Worst Enemy?|
There`s a new affliction sweeping the nation, and it`s known as Palin Derangement Syndrome. The phenomenon is similar to Bush Derangement Syndrome, a term coined by political columnist Charles Krautha . . . .
|9/18/08||Saint Obama comes down to earth|
For the hope-and-change candidate, those natural readjustments now appear insincere and opportunistic - especially given that he had to move so far from the left to get to the middle. On campaign-fina . . . .
|9/18/08||Top Clinton Fund-Raiser Backs McCain|
Senator Clinton has pleaded with her supporters to back Senator Obama, but one of her most loyal backers is refusing to follow her lead.
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New York Sun
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|9/18/08||Gun control target practice|
Gun control has suddenly emerged as the toxic issue of the 2008 presidential campaign, endangering Barack Obama`s appeal among Democratic blue-collar and labor union households. The freshman Illinois . . . .
|9/16/08||Right To Hunt|
This past session, legislators in Oklahoma passed legislation by
a combined vote of 143-2 allowing Oklahomans to decide whether to
adopt a truly meaningful Right-to-Hunt constitutional amendment in
November. Over the last five years, NRA-ILA has been leading the
effort to adopt these improved amendments, and it is hoped this
success in Oklahoma will lead to a wave of meaningful protections
in other states as well.
|9/16/08||Out West, Obama Faces Gun Battle|
Barack Obama has let slip what he would like to do if he could: "Even if I wanted to take it away, I couldn't get it done. I don't have the votes in Congress." Make no mistake about it, the real Barac . . . .
|9/16/08||Gunning for victory risky for Obama|
This year, Mr. Obama's anti-gun voting record, coupled with that of running mate Sen. Joseph R. Biden Jr. of Delaware, has resurrected the gun issue, and John McCain's campaign sees it as a major wedg . . . .
|9/15/08||McCain Flies His Campaign Past Obama|
John McCain was trained as a fighter pilot. In his selection of Sarah Palin, and in his convention and campaigning since, he has shown that he learned an important lesson from his fighter pilot days: . . . .
|9/12/08||Obama, McCain backers compete over veterans, gun control|
The White House race between Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain came back to Colorado this week as Democratic veterans credited Obama with supporting broad increases in veteran benefits while Republic . . . .
|9/11/08||Protecting the People`s House|
The Founding Fathers designed the U.S. House of Representatives
to mirror the political landscape of America, and it has usually
done that. While senators serve for six years (and were elected by
state legislatures until 1913), House members have always been
directly elected every two years. In the early days of the
Republic, most congressmen represented fewer people than state
representatives do today. That closeness to the people was
intentional: the Founders wanted the House to reflect the people`s
|9/11/08||WE'RE BARAAACK! The Billionaire Gun-Banners Who Back Obama's "Change"|
How Bill Clinton`s point man on gun control, backed by gun-ban king George Soros, is set to play a major role in Barack Obama`s anti-gun plans.MORE ...
|9/11/08||Barack Obama and the Global Gun Banners|
Self-anointed "candidate of change" Barack Obama has earned the
support of billionaire socialist George Soros. United Nations
officials who, like Soros, sneer at U.S. sovereignty and the Second
Amendment rights of ordinary Americans, also cheer his White House
|9/11/08||Panel Votes to Back City on Gun Limits|
A House committee approved a bill yesterday that would allow D.C. officials to write their own gun laws. A tougher bill that would eliminate most D.C. gun regulations probably will be offered as a sub . . . .
|9/11/08||In Judging Obama, Question His Judgment|
"Judgment" has become the byword of the election. Barack Obama has always wanted the election to be about the importance of "good judgment," not experience. It is difficult to understand Obama's claim . . . .
|9/10/08||NRA TO OBAMA: DO NOT LIE TO HUNTERS AND GUN OWNERS NRA Unveils Obama Gun Vote Fact Sheet to be sent to Millions of Voters|
Fairfax, Va. - At a rally in Lebanon, Virginia in front of a crowd of rural voters, Barack Obama made another one of his empty election-year promises not to take away shotguns, rifles or handguns if . . . .
|9/10/08||NRA-PVF Endorses Roger Wicker for U.S. Senate|
Fairfax, VA-The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing U.S. Senator Roger Wicker for re-election in Mississippi.
"We are pleased to endorse Senator Wicker for re- . . . .
|9/10/08||The Supreme Court in the Balance|
The key to understanding the Presidential election this year is that the two candidates are diametrically opposed on almost every major issue. In probably no other election since the Civil War have th . . . .
|9/10/08||On Economy, McCain Gains Ground on Obama|
In the Sept. 5-7 USA Today/Gallup poll, 48% of Americans say Barack Obama can better handle the economy, while 45% choose John McCain. This marks a significant gain by McCain; just before the Democrat . . . .
|9/9/08||NRA-PVF Endorses Tim Walz for Re-election to U.S. House of Representatives|
FAIRFAX, VA-The National Rifle Association Political Victory
Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing Congressman Tim Walz for re-election to
the U.S. House of Representatives in the first congressional
district . . . .
|9/9/08||McCain, Palin take the fight out West|
The West may be won this year by one of its own. The appeal of Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin with ranchers, hunters and gun owners has lifted the hopes of McCain campaign official . . . .
|9/8/08||Fraternal Order of Police endorses the GOP ticket|
The Fraternal Order of Police endorsed the Republican presidential ticket of Sen. John McCain and Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on Friday in Detroit. The national organization is meeting in Detroit this wee . . . .
|9/8/08||They're the nine hot spots on nominees' map|
With less than two months left in the longest presidential campaign in American history, the road to the White House appears to run through fewer than 10 states.
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|9/8/08||Conventional Wisdom Shifting Presidential Race As Republicans Smile|
There has been a big shift since the Republican convention - a shift in the always all-knowing conventional wisdom comprised of pundits, all-wise left and right partisan pundits on radio talk shows an . . . .
|9/5/08||Joe Biden: The Voice Of Anti-Gun Experience|
Last week, we highlighted the enormous differences between vice
presidential nominees Sarah Palin (R) and Joe Biden (D).
|9/5/08||"Even if I want to take them away(your guns), I don't have the votes in Congress,''|
"If you've got a gun in your house, I'm not taking it,'' Obama said. But the Illinois senator could still see skeptics in the crowd, particularly on the faces of several men at the back of the room.
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|9/5/08||The 'Community Organizer`s' New Clothes|
The community Barack Obama has organized is, in Plouffe`s own
telling, the community of those who admire Barack Obama. He is
mayor of Obamaville and aspires to be president of Barackistan. At
the cent . . . .
|9/5/08||Sarah Palin and Her Discontents|
There is something ignoble about these elite, affluent, and well-connected observers in smug fashion savaging Palin, when - especially in the case of the sneering power-women - we should all at least . . . .
|9/5/08||Analysis: Vice president pick, scaled-back convention buoy McCain|
John McCain hoped his convention would make him the kind of maverick his party would rally around. All it took was a couple of hurricanes: first Gustav, then Sarah.
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Dallas Morn . . . .
|9/4/08||Gun Groups, Buoyed by Court Ruling, Are Working for More|
To maintain momentum gained from the Supreme Court's ruling in June striking down the District of Columbia's handgun ban and declaring that the Second Amendment grants individuals a right to own firea . . . .
|9/4/08||Fired-up Palin rocks arena, rips her foes|
Sarah Palin, the Republicans' surprise choice for vice president, took direct aim at her detractors Wednesday as she reached out to a nation eager to hear her life story.
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|9/4/08||Palin May Be NRA's Best Ammo|
By now, millions of Americans have seen photos of vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin testing weapons while visiting members of the Alaska National Guard in Kuwait. But it wouldn't be surprising if . . . .
|9/3/08||McCain Comes Through|
Partisan Democrats and many members of the news media consider John McCain`s choice of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as his running mate a terrible mistake. But McCain need not worry about their criticism. . . . .
|9/2/08||Strong Majority of Voters Disagree With Barack Obama on Second Amendment|
A strong majority of likely voters disagree with Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama on firearms and self-defense related issues, according to a just-released ATI-News/Zogby poll.
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|9/2/08||Why McCain Still Has a Chance To Win|
"With Barack Obama already established as a skillful rhetorician, people keep asking me, a former White House speechwriter, about John McCain. Can he say anything -- anything at all -- that might plac . . . .
|9/2/08||Palin provides a striking alternative|
She hunts. She fishes. She was a beauty queen and star high-school athlete. She is the mother of five and a popular governor, but the thought of having to choose between work and family appears to hav . . . .