5 Republicans Who Won by Being Conservative

Lost in the recent narrative of an overwhelming GOP win was the manner in which several of those candidates won. Sam Brownback was in a tough spot heading into Election Day with underwhelming poll numbers after enacting some of the most conservative tax reforms in recent history and promising to continue the trend. He won. Governor Rick Snyder has governed Michigan as a conservative and just won reelection in a convincing manner… Three other newly elected Governors won even though they ran as fiscal Read more […]

Republicans Not Acting Like “Free-Market” Conservatives!

Every now and again, I wish I could grab the GOP and shake the entire Party. The ongoing battle with Tesla Motors and their CEO Elon Musk is one such moment. Now, I am not here to defend all of Musk’s actions, he has benefitted as much as any other from corrupt CRAPITALIST practices (for an explanation see Jason Mattera’s new book Crapitalism). However, on the problems that Tesla Motors is having operating in Republican controlled states… there we can team with Musk and call on the GOP to allow Read more […]

What We’re Reading July 22, 2013

Happy Monday! It’s time to start a new week and hopefully this new week will bring only good news about economic recovery, positive international relations, and freedom at home. Either way, you can be sure that you’ll find the most important information right here at Eagle Rising. Want to know what’s happening today? Here’s what we’re reading on Monday July 22, 2013. Dueling rallies in Houston grew tense on Sunday as protesters from the New Black Panther Party and protesters Read more […]