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Morton Blackwell: 'The Real Nature of Politics' is far more than just being right
RedState -- Conservative leader Morton Blackwell writes what "is probably the most important lesson you will learn at any time in your life about success in the public policy process...Being right in the sense of being correct is not sufficient to win...The winner in a political contest over time is determined by the number and the effectiveness of the activists and leaders...(which depends on) the political technology used by that side...You have a moral obligation to learn how to win."

Dan Riehl:  It's not just "twisters," it's political "climate change" taking place in America
Riehl World View - Blogger Dan Riehl argues that columnist Peggy Noonan's isn't completely correct in writing that the political wave of 2010 represents two "tornados" hitting the parties simultaneously. Riehl believes the grassroots Tea Party movement is something much larger and more permanent than that - it's a "climate change."

Colorado GOP Senate candidate Ken Buck deflects liberal attacks, widens lead -- Washington Examiner

Kentucky Senate candidate Rand Paul says this election is a referendum on Obama's agenda -- Washington Times

John Gizzi:  Republicans are enjoying a strong brew of Tea -- Human Events

Former Congressman J.C. Watts:  Why the Tea Parties are on a roll -- Las Vegas Review-Journal

Pennsylvania conservative Pat Toomey on the road towards next month's election -- Daily Caller

Blind faith in government's policies is a more dangerous form of "fundamentalism" than any religion could dream up -- American Conservative

Social conservatives should not be ignored in trying to attract votes -- Pajamas Media

Rep. Mike Pence tells Iowa conservatives the focus shouldn't just be on fiscal issues -- The Hill (blog)

In Wisconsin, it seems the GOP has all the momentum -- Sheboygan Press

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