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Viguerie's advice to the 'new' CNN still the same
Richard Viguerie's critique of, and advice to, CNN in his mid-August Washington Examiner piece is even more appropriate now that CNN has ousted longtime president Jonathan Klein. If, though, new president Ken Jautz is relying on the Spitzer-Parker tandem to boost failing ratings, as reported, then CNN will continue to head in the same downward spiral.
Why stop with the GOP -- the Tea Parties should take over the Democratic Party, too
American Thinker - Bruce Walker sees the Tea Parties' struggle to take over the Republican Party as a positive thing, but wonders why grassroots conservatives aren't trying to do the same thing with the Democrats. The Democratic Party, which was taken over by the radical left, could use a few more Zell Millers and other traditional Democrats. That would make the choices for voters even better.
The Constitution Still Matters -- Virginia Tea Party Convention, Oct. 8 & 9
Join top small government, constitutional conservative, tea party leaders, activists and personalities Herman Cain, Ginni Thomas, Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell, Congressman Ron Paul, Dick Morris, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, JennyBeth Martin, Congressman Steve King, Gary Aldrich, Craig Shirley, Chris Horner, Bishop E.W. Jackson and tea partiers from around the country at the 2010 Virginia Tea Party Patriots Convention, October 8 & 9, the Richmond Convention Center. CHQ's own Mark Fitzgibbons will be speaking on the legal requirements for starting -- and fundraising for -- your own Tea Party. Click here to register.
Conservative candidates are reshaping the GOP - USA Today
Get Out The Vote: Can a leaderless army defeat the Leviathan of the Left? -- RedState.com
Are the neocons in retreat? -- American Conservative
Obama called them "dangerous." Tea Partiers and groups like Americans for Prosperity are anything but -- Daily Caller
November elections will be big test of tea party's staying power -- Washington Post
Virginia AG Ken Cuccinelli's taking on the federal government bolsters his appeal and strength -- Washington Examiner
Rep. Paul Ryan: The cause of life can't be severed from the cause of freedom - House.gov
Conservatives need to learn to accept a few personal imperfections -- Pajamas Media
GOP's "Pledge to America" contains too many words, too little leadership -- Washington Times
John Gizzi offers three more tales of conservatives taking on Democratic giants -- Human Events
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