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Whether to cast the canopy of the conservative Big Tent wide enough to welcome homosexuals into the fold has largely been a non-issue at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference, thanks in no small part to the controversial dis-invite of another marginal group: conservative atheists. This year’s spat between the American Atheists and the American […]
Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) delivered an impassioned, libertarian-flavored speech to a standing-room-only crowd of Conservative Political Action Conference attendees Friday, leaving no doubt about which CPAC speaker appeals to the broadest swath of American conservatives.
Another unrefined pastiche of imagery captured from the second day of CPAC’s silliness and seriousness. All photos by Personal Liberty staff writer Sam Rolley.
WASHINGTON (UPI) — The Internal Revenue Service agreed to turn over emails and other material from Lois Lerner, a central figure in the agency’s targeting controversy, a U.S. House panel said. Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.), who threatened to subpoena the items after criticizing the Internal Revenue Service for not complying with his […]
All eyes are on Barack Obama as the situation in Ukraine intensifies. And for some reason, Jimmy Carter’s name keeps coming up. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal apologized for saying Carter was the worst President in his lifetime. “President Obama has proven me wrong,” Jindal said.
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories. The U.S. economy added a solid 175,000 jobs in February, despite harsh winter weather that many analysts expected would curtail hiring, according to government data released Friday morning. Source: The Washington Post A […]
The 2014 iteration of the Conservative Political Action Conference is off and running. Personal Liberty is there, with a roundup of the themes and trends to take away from opening speakers Ted Cruz, Bobby Jindal, Marco Rubio, Mike Lee and more. What will Day Two bring?
Should Senator John McCain seek another Senate term in 2016, all that matters, perhaps, is that he’s popular inside his State. But according to a new poll, McCain is now the least popular Senator in America. If he doesn’t recover, will McCain finally bow out gracefully?
While campaigning in 2008, President Barack Obama promised that Americans’ energy bills would “skyrocket” under his term. Now we know what he meant. Families, manufacturers and businesses will be out more than $2 trillion over the next 25 years.