We first met Corie in Boston when she was organizing a Tea Party rally in 2009 on the Boston Common. She had all the enthusiasm and sunshine that the few and lonely band of conservatives in Massachusetts would relish. Thoughtful and energetic Corie brought a libertarian air to the Tea Party, an ideologically porous amalgam of opposition to Wall Street, …Read More »
(RonTV! – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) The man will not rest! God bless him!…Read More »
Not that Governor Chafee is a welcome commodity in any party. Born on third base he never was a conviction politician. But this morning’s dispatch from Political Intelligence should reinforce the sad fact that the national GOP brand is toxic in the Northeast.
“It is a regional problem,” said Rhode Island Republican Party chairman Mark Smiley. “We have to make…
(Rand Paul is positioning himself well for 2016 – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) On foreign policy, Rand is not necessarily his father’s son. Some libertarians argue that western occupation fans the flames of radical Islam – I agree. But I don’t agree that absent western occupation that radical Islam “goes quietly into that good night.” I don’t…Read More »
David Kirby of FreedomWorks along with Emily Eakins have published an op-ed about their research on the success of the Tea Party movement. “We argue the tea party has pursued a strategy that is functionally libertarian, by generally avoiding divisive social issues and sticking to economic issues.” This should be required reading. Republican candidates must increasingly win over both Paul…Read More »
RMG News Massachusetts Democratic Representative Bill Keating voted against requiring the Federal Reserve to undergo a transparency audit. Christopher Sheldon, and Adam Chapareles, who are running in the Republican Primary for the chance to unseat Keating, immediately attacked his vote. Yesterday, the House of Representatives voted to Audit the Federal Reserve by an overwhelming margin,…
I have been very vocal about wanting to see the Massachusetts Republican Party embrace the liberty wing. On the day of the Caucuses, I wrote a piece praising the Liberty Slate and imploring the party establishment to work with them. Throughout the ensuing months the two sides seemingly have talked right past each other, with the establishment doing everything in…Read More »