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Limbaugh: "If Conservatism Is The Dominating Factor In How You Vote, There Is No Other Choice For You In This ...

Media Matters for America (blog) - ‎15 hours ago‎
RUSH LIMBAUGH (HOST): Now about Cruz and his being self sufficient, there is no question about that. Here, let me just say something right off the bat, and I've said this before, I opened the program with it yesterday.

NPR Commentator Explores True Conservatism In New Book

KJZZ - ‎14 hours ago‎
What is a true conservative? How much does it really matter to voters who aren't purists about the issue? In his new book, "Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism- From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond," journalist and NPR commentator E.J. Dionne ...
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These guys are killing conservatism: How Trump & Cruz are accelerating the intellectual debasement of the right

Salon - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
American conservatism is in disarray. While the Democratic primary has become increasingly combative in recent weeks, and the liberal establishment's unprecedented assault on the Bernie Sanders campaign has been disheartening and in some cases ...
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Compassionate Conservatism Roars Back: John Kasich Surprises In New Hampshire

Huffington Post - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Running on a message of civility, empathy and moral purpose in a race dominated by fear and race-baiting, Ohio Gov. John Kasich surged to a second-place finish Tuesday night in New Hampshire, becoming the latest in a long line of long-shot presidential ...

Will Ted Cruz's Conservatism Sell in 2016?

Town Hall - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Given the popularity of political outsiders in the 2016 race, pollster Pat Caddell's recent warning to Washington insiders seems prescient.

The Meaning of Conservatism

Somewhat Reasonable - Heartland Institute (blog) - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
american-flag-voters At Saturday's Republican debate, several candidates were asked to define “conservatism.” Marco Rubio gave a politically-astute answer.

Trump thinks conservatism means 'conserving your wealth'

American Thinker (blog) - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
Marco Rubio, perspiring like a fire hydrant, nonetheless came closer to the mark with his canned answer to the same question: "Conservatism means limited government, free enterprise, and a strong national defense." And he (or whoever prepared him with ...

Greitens cites conservatism to local Pachyderm gathering

Joplin Globe - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
NEOSHO, Mo. - For part of a speech on Tuesday night, gubernatorial candidate Eric Greitens had to work to defend himself as a Republican and a conservative.
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Republican Candidates Define 'Conservatism' at ABC News GOP Debate

ABC News - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
Republican Candidates Define 'Conservatism' at ABC News GOP Debate. More. Kasich, Trump and Rubio reflect on the meaning of the word and how it applies to them.

Five Things Millennials Should Understand About Constitutional Conservatism

TheBlaze.com - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
Mary Ramirez might be young, but what she lacks in years she makes up in effort. After beginning her writing career at 16 as a junior columnist for the local paper, Mary spent several years living, working and studying in southwestern Mexico before ...
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Marco Rubio and the future of American conservatism

The Boston Globe - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
And the fourth thing, by far the most important for the shape of our civic life for the remainder of the first quarter of the 21st century and perhaps beyond: that American politics is being marked by a titanic struggle over the character of ...
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Rand Paul's Campaign Proved Libertarianism and Conservatism Are Antithetical

Huffington Post - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
Since William F. Buckley started National Review in the 1950s, libertarianism has been viewed as a subset of conservatism. Reagan affirmed this view in the 1970s, before rising to the presidency selling that same theory.

American conservatism in crisis

The Bates Student - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Blogger Andrew Sullivan wrote the following of the conservatism prescribed by the 20th century political philosopher Michael Oakeshott (whose own conservatism is derived directly from that of arguably the very first conservative, Edmund Burke ...
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John Kasich on his conservatism

WMUR Manchester - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
IF I GET ELECTED PRESIDENT, THE REPUBLICAN PARTY AND THE DEFINITION OF CONSERVATISM IS GOING TO CHANGE. HOW COULD YOU CHANGE CONSERVATISM? WELL, FIRST OF ALL, LOOK. HE'S CERTAINLY NOT A MODERATE, BUT HE ...

In Under 90 Seconds, Sen. Ben Sasse Defines Conservatism

Daily Signal - ‎Jan 29, 2016‎
Appearing on MSNBC Friday, Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., was asked to define conservatism. “What makes America great is not some guy in Washington who says, 'If I had more power, I could fix it all unilaterally,'” he said.

Russell Kirk—The Conservative Giant That Conservatism Inc. Wants To Forget

VDARE.com - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
birzercover He was once credited as the leading figure of the “Conservative Intellectual Movement” (to borrow George Nash's phrase) but today Conservatism Inc. wants to keep Russell Kirk in obscurity. Luckily, Bradley Birzer, the Russell Amos Kirk ...

GOP candidates talk about what conservatism means to them

Washington Post - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
February 6, 2016 11:40 PM EST - Republican presidential candidates Gov. John Kasich, Sen. Marco Rubio and Donald Trump spoke about what being conservative means to them at the ABC News GOP debate in New Hampshire on Feb. 6. (ABC News) ...

Hmmm…Trump Agrees With Brimelow On “Conservatism

VDARE.com - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
The first is conservatism is about limited government, especially at the federal leval…It's about free enterprise…And it's about a strong national defense.
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