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Real Conservative Leadership: Sen. Jim DeMint Wants 'Big Showdown' with Democrats Over Debt Ceiling
The Hill -- Sen. Jim DeMint isn't waiting to force Congress to live within its budgetary means, calling for a showdown this Spring over the issue of raising the debt ceiling. DeMint will certainly face a wave of opposition, even from leaders of his own party, but his bold action will call attention to the urgent need to get government spending under control.
Human Events Names Sen. Jim DeMint Conservative of the Year -- Human Events
Richard Viguerie: Conservative Strength To Snowball in 2011
Newsmax - Richard Viguerie predicts big things for the conservative movement in 2011.
South Dakota's Kristi Noem Speaks on Term Limits, Tea Party, Palin, and Family
Sioux City Journal - One of many bright new conservative faces in Congress will be South Dakota's Kristi Noem, who was chosen by her peers to represent the GOP freshman class at the leadership table. Noem is serious about the work before her, and her Midwestern conservative values will offer a refreshing new perspective to a House that desperately needs it.
"Tea Party" Activists Keep Watch on Congress' New Class -- Los Angeles Times
Five Things You Need to Know About the RNC Chairman's Race - The Atlantic
RNC Sees Deep Red for 2012 Budget -- Washington Times
The GOP Freshmen Storming Washington are Scaring All the Right People -- American Spectator
Whether or not to Increase the Debt Ceiling Will be a Major Test for GOP -- Politico
Michigan Conservative Saul Anuzis Steps Up to Battle Michael Steele for RNC Chairmanship -- Daily Caller
Bitter Rep. Bob Inglis Bashes Conservatives on the Way Out -- The Hill
North Carolina Conservatives Aren't Happy with Burr's Vote on DADT -- Charlotte Observer
New Hampshire's New Landscape Could Mean Trouble for RINOs in 2012 -- Hot Air
Who is the Real Ron Paul? (Interview) -- National Review Online
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