endorsement

GOPe Panic Level Eleven++ Jeb Endorses…

by Mike March 23, 2016

You can’t make this stuff up! “God can still work miracles!” says Cruz as Lindsey Graham holds a fundraiser for him in New York. Romney switches support from Kasich to Cruz, and now, drumroll, please, Jeb endorses Ted Cruz: And, it couldn’t happen to a nicer fellow – Kasich’s fundraising lags (WSJ): “The Ohio governor’s […]

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Penny Nance Endorses Ted Cruz

by Steve MacDonald March 12, 2016
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Penny Nance, the CEO of Concerned Women for America, has endorsed Ted Cruz for President.

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National Review Cruz Poll

by Mike March 12, 2016

Following their editorial endorsing Ted Cruz for president, National Review asked readers if they’d vote for Cruz (Results approx 23:30 March 11th, over 5000 votes):

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Clueless Together – Carson Endorses Trump

by Mike March 11, 2016

One thing these two guys are not – policy wonks. Neither of them is able to articulate clearly how they will solve the problems – just trust their (ahem) conservative instincts. Further evidence of cluelessness – Trump thinks Ben is an expert on education, but we have evidence to the contrary. These two tweets sum […]

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National Review Endorses Ted Cruz for President

by Steve MacDonald March 11, 2016
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National Review has endorsed Ted Cruz for President. Here is a snippet of their endorsement remarks. You can read the entire endorsement here. Conservatism should not be merely combative; but especially in our political culture, it must be willing to be controversial. Too many Republicans shrink from this implication of our creed. Not Cruz. And […]

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Christie’s Scream – Trapped In Donald’s World!

by Mike March 2, 2016

The many, mostly pained, expressions of Christie as he stood behind The Donald’s shoulder during last night’s press conference gave the distinct impression of somebody who had got in over his head, and was trapped – Photoshop was calling! What WAS he thinking?? Had he slipped through Trump’s looking-glass?

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“Sometimes, at night, do you still hear them, Clarice? The screaming of the Christies?”

by Steve MacDonald March 2, 2016
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Sorry in advance about publishing another Chris Christie post but this is too good not to share, and he deserves every bit of it. From WaPo, I believe that Donald Trump was talking, tonight, and that he, in fact, held an entire press conference. But it was impossible to hear him over Chris Christie’s eyes. […]

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Dear MA Voters: Cruz, Conviction, Clarity, Character

by Mike March 1, 2016

Angry at DC? Don’t pick just anyone, Vote Cruz Why Cruz to carry your anger to DC and actually cut the beast down to size? Because only Cruz has actually demonstrated that he will take the fight into the belly of the beast (why do you think the beltway beast hates him?). Rush Limbaugh, who […]

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BlogHeadline of the Day: Union Leader’s Joe McQuaid and Grant Bosse hit hardest

by Skip February 28, 2016

Christie Told Newspaper He Would Never Endorse Trump Chris Christie’s biggest break in the New Hampshire primary came when the only statewide paper, the Union Leader, endorsed him. In part, the paper said, it was to save the country from the egregious Donald Trump, whom it compared to the bullying mogul “Biff” in “Back to the […]

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Gov. Greg Abbott Calls On Texans To Vote Cruz

by Mike February 24, 2016

Not Just An Endorsement – A Call To Action! Not only has Greg Abbot known Cruz for many years, but he selected and trusted Cruz as the state’s Solicitor General, where Ted ran an office with hundreds of attorneys, and argued some of the most critical constitutional cases before the Supreme Court. Quite a coup […]

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Thomas Sowell endorses Ted Cruz for President

by Skip February 16, 2016

We just love Professor Thomas Sowell here at the ‘Grok – a black conservative Economic Professor that is Consistent, always for Free Markets, and his political analysis is generally spot on – I quote him a lot.  He’s now endorsed Ted Cruz for President – given Sowell’s reputation, I am hoping you will give this […]

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Why Ted? Consistency And Experience

by Mike February 9, 2016

Cruz is FAR more than a ‘first term senator’ Conservative? Ted fell in love with the Constitution and US history in middle school. Pastor Rafael Cruz says conservatism is hereditary – he learned it from his kid! Smart and persuasive? A top debater, Cruz was praised by liberal law professor Alan Dershowitz, who called Ted […]

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NY Times Gives Kasich Kiss Of Death

by Mike January 30, 2016

Who is being sillier here? NY Times telling us who they think they can beat, or Kasich embracing the endorsement? Proud to have the support of the @nytimes – Together we can make America safer & stronger -John #Kasich4Us pic.twitter.com/VfVRAOst72 — John Kasich (@JohnKasich) January 30, 2016

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Dana Loesch Endorses Ted Cruz

by Steve MacDonald January 27, 2016
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Dana has a conversation with Ted Cruz, in which, she endorses him for President.

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Perry Endorses Cruz: “Consistent Conservative”

by Mike January 25, 2016

“A good listener who respects the Tenth Amendment” Tells DC they’ll learn to deal with Cruz because “He means what he says!” From the Politico story: Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is endorsing Ted Cruz in the Republican presidential primary, Perry told POLITICO in an interview Sunday night. Perry, who also sought the GOP nomination […]

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Oh, She’s Back – Donor Class Beware

by Ed Naile January 21, 2016

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin endorsed Donald Trump for President yesterday and the usual crowd again proclaimed, “big deal.” I asked myself why she might needlessly jump into a primary where she knows and is friendly with several of the combatants. Very little of what I heard Rush Limbaugh refer to is easily found on […]

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It’s On – Palin Endorses Trump!

by Mike January 19, 2016

From Fox News: “I am proud to endorse Donald J. Trump for President of the United States of America,” Palin said in a statement from the Trump campaign announcing the endorsement. She later appeared alongside Trump at a campaign event at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa “You’re putting relationships on the line for this […]

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Will It Be Trump?

by Mike January 19, 2016

Trump Teases Mystery Guest Tonight – Media Speculates Palin Endorsement Big announcement in Ames, Iowa on Tuesday! You will not want to miss this rally! #Trump2016 https://t.co/J2wyAfXdlz pic.twitter.com/lErVfowpMX — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 17, 2016 Will Palin go for the anti-DC populist, or the conservative purist? She has endorsed Cruz in the past. A […]

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Cruz Bags A Duck (Dynasty, That Is)

by Mike January 14, 2016

Another Great Endorsement Which Will Drive Liberals Wild Via Breitbart, Duck Commander Phil Robertson issued the following statement on his endorsement of Sen. Ted Cruz for president (emphasis added):     The root of the America’s problem is a spiritual problem. History has proven that the abandonment of God brings with it certain consequences, such […]

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RLC Endorses Rand Paul for President

by Tom January 12, 2016

The Republican Liberty Caucus endorsed Dr. Rand Paul for President. The RLC is a national, “voluntary grassroots membership organization dedicated to working within the Republican Party to advance the principles of individual rights, limited government and free markets.  Founded in 1991, it is the oldest continuously-operating organization within the Liberty Republican movement.” The RLC mission is […]

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Rubio-Gowdy: Donor Class Peas In A Pod

by Mike December 30, 2015

The endorsement that proves Rubio is what we suspected, and shines an unwelcome spotlight on the less-than-conservative positions taken by his new endorser, Trey Gowdy. Breitbart News examined some of Gowdy’s markedly Establishment positions and ties to Boehner, Ryan, and the Donor Class, and in so doing really undermines the value of his endorsement outside […]

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Your World With Neil Cavuto:
Vander Plaats Interview, Perry Comments

by Mike December 13, 2015

December 10th: The breaking news was the endorsement of Ted Cruz By Bob Vander Plaats in Iowa, and Neil got the first interview: Vander Plaats gave reasons like: Titanium spine Bold, courageous leadership Not politics as usual Neil followed the Vander Plaats interview with some comments from Rick Perry who confirmed that the endorsement was […]

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The Biggest Shoe In Iowa Drops – For Cruz!

by Mike December 10, 2015

As Steve said earlier, “Cruz is in the best position to win Iowa right now and if he gets the Vander Plaats endorsement he will own Iowa.” Make it so, Mr Cruz, Make it so……. HOUSTON, Texas — Bob Vander Plaats, President and CEO of the FAMiLY LEADER, today announced his endorsement of Ted Cruz […]

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NH RINO’s Continue To Wander Toward Chris Christie’s Watering Hole

by Steve MacDonald December 7, 2015
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The Christie endorsement roll out continues, in an effort to create the appearance of momentum, and why not? The other RINO’s are mingling about in single digits, their supporters uninspired, might as well try to get the moderate Establishment to coalesce around someone. Why not Chris Christie? Monday, December 7, 2015 MORRISTOWN, NJ – This morning on […]

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Ted Cruz Files At The State House

by Mike November 12, 2015

There was a heckuva turnout for Ted Cruz’ filing at the State House this week, and a couple of history lessons, too – I like the way Secretary Gardner did not just deliver his usual short history of the First In The Nation primary, but also referenced an earlier visit by Rafael Cruz, talked about […]

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603 Alliance Members Endorse Cruz!

by Mike October 21, 2015

Senator Ted Cruz Victorious at Grassroots Caucus 603 Alliance Endorses Senator Cruz The overwhelming winner of the 603 Alliance Grassroots Presidential Selection Caucus for Republican Candidates on October 17 was U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas. Dr. Ben Carson came in second place, and Carly Fiorina came in third. The members of the 603 Alliance, […]

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Shaheen Ties Her Wagon to Clinton Death Spiral

by Steve MacDonald August 31, 2015
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The Clintons and Shaheens, to borrow a phrase, have always been thick as thieves in the night–so this comes as no surprise, ‘Hillary Clinton coming to Portsmouth to accept Shaheen  endorsement.’ This so called news report fawns over Clinton and Shaheen. Its embarrassing. So it would never ask the question: “If Shaheen were up for reelection […]

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Dear Representatives: “There Is No Alternative!”

by Mike December 3, 2014

The Left will always tell you who they fear, and make no mistake, they FEAR Bill O’Brien: They campaigned against him – and lost seats; they fundraised off him – but the GOP did better; they wailed about his potential return – and the GOP caucus voted for Bill anyway! It is that fear, on […]

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Video: US Senator Kelly Ayotte, on CloseUp,doubling down on having endorsed Gene Chandler for NH House Speaker

by Skip December 1, 2014

Kelly Ayotte was on CloseUp yesterday speaking about a number of things and as I noted here. One of those items was her seemingly defending signing the letter (along with last century’s NH GOP luminaries) endorsing Gene Chandler for NH Speaker over Bill O’Brien.  Here’s the video: (H/T: Mike and his Tivo)

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“In my mind, my vote is an endorsement”

by Skip November 1, 2014

In my mind, my vote is an endorsement. Puts the act of voting in a whole new light, doesn’t it?  Think about that – we give endorsements here at the ‘Grok because we think those candidates believe as we do.  We want them to win by lending our voices to theirs.  We hope that the folks […]

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