Monthly Archives: June 2013

Obama, NSA Make the Case for a Conservative Mobile Phone Company

Earlier this month, James Risen and Eric Lichtblau of The New York Times wrote something truly astonishing. That it came in the liberal-leaning Times may be the reason not enough conservatives took notice. Read it. Then read it again. (Emphasis added.) “In Virginia, a telecommunications consultant reported, Verizon had set up a dedicated fiber-optic line […]

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Sacrificing Liberty for Free Nights and Weekends

In 1759, Benjamin Franklin wrote in his Historical Review of Pennsylvania, “They that give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” Since 9-11 and the Patriot Act, politicians and pundits have batted Old Ben’s quotation back and forth so much that we risk it becoming a cliché.  Today, […]

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WPA Partner Chris Perkins Selected as a Top “40 Under 40”

Congratulations to WPA Partner Chris Perkins on being selected as a “40 Under 40” award winner by Maverick PAC. Check out the full list here.   Politics Jesse Adams, Republican Lieutenant Governors Association, Washington, DC Karin Agness, Network of Enlightened Women, Washington, DC Josh Cooper, NG Strategies, Florida Glen Gilzean, Step Up for Students, Florida Ashley […]

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How GOP Governors MUST Save the Republican Party – Pt. 2

Having spent several hours over the past week immersed in ALEC’s Rich States, Poor States, followed by polling from corresponding red and blue states, I felt it necessary now to convey senses of both obligation and urgency to Republicans as a party, and to elected Republican governors. WPA has represented our fair share of the […]

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How GOP Governors are Saving the Republican Party — Pt.1

The Real Clear Politics average of congressional job approval polls from April 24—May 27, 2013 paints an unpopular picture of America’s legislative branch, with just 15% of Americans saying they approve of the job Congress is doing, to 74.6% saying they disapprove.   Following the disastrous 2012 and 2014 elections, in which Republicans, by and […]

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