Tagged Republicans


Jason Lewis: Candidate for Congress

Jason Lewis, a local talk-show host from the Twin Cities who was syndicated nationwide from 2009 until his retirement in 2014, is running for Congress in Minnesota’s second congressional district this year. Hoping to succeed retiring Republican Congressman John Kline, Lewis has come out of retirement, winning both the endorsement of the second congressional district’s…


Keep your lip service

The 2014 midterm elections saw numerous historic elections for minorities, especially amongst the Republican Party’s candidates. Tim Scott’s victory in South Carolina made him the first African-American elected from the South to the Senate since reconstruction. Mia Love in Utah’s 4th Congressional District became the first African-American Republican woman elected to Congress, and she’s a…

Obama was in a lose-lose situation in Syria

Syrian Situation Bungled by Obama, GOP

It has now become startlingly clear how badly President Obama has bungled the situation in Syria. From the very beginning of the conflict, the current administration has demonstrated a woeful command of foreign policy. The President declared a chemical weapons “red line” that the Syrians could not cross without consequence. This was a huge mistake….

Kurt Bills (R-MN)

GOP needs candidates

The Republican Party of Minnesota must bring viable statewide candidates to the table.  Recently, in 2010, Gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer lost in a year that Republicans took control of the Minnesota Senate for the first time in three decades. At least Kurt Bills loss can be chalked up to President Obama’s win in the state. …

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