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Jeff Flake confronts the Tea Party

I went to the Mountain View Tea Party meeting in Mesa Thursday night, where Jeff Flake, Congressman from Arizona’s 6th Congressional District, spoke. He touted his 100% rating from the American Conservative Union, but the crowd was not impressed. They … Continue reading

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Russell Pearce endorses JD

I got an e-mail the other day containing endorsements from Arizona State Senator Russell Pearce. He’s the author of SB 1070. For United States Senate, he endorses JD Hayworth. That says a lot.

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McCain Opens 20 Point Lead

Mark Levin reported that John McCain has opened a 20-point lead over JD Hayworth. I’m not surprised, after he has deluged the airwaves with his ads. McCain has spent $16 million on this primary election, attacking Hayworth’s character, distorting his … Continue reading

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The new Liberty Musings website

I’ve been enjoying making these posts about Senator McCain, and have been surprised at how much I’ve been noticed and visited. So I decided to launched a new website where I can post my own political observations on conservative politics … Continue reading

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What Would a Maverick Do?

For your information, I draw your attention to this recent article, posted on the Arizona Tea Party website, on Senator McCain, originally from New York Magazine. I was intrigued by one of the comments from a Tea-Partier, that this article “convinces me … Continue reading

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Oops – Gov. Richardson Spills the Beans!

Governor Bill Richardson of New Mexico is waiting until after the election, hoping that John McCain will help open the borders and help pass comprehensive immigration reform. Richardson recognizes that McCain has to adopt a tough anti-illegal immigration stance right … Continue reading

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New JD Hayworth Ad

I like the new JD Hayworth ad just unveiled today. It’s high-toned, coming down on McCain for his negative advertising, but yet reminding us of how McCain has not been true to conservatism or Arizona’s interests when elections have been … Continue reading

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New McCain Ad

There is a new version of the McCain ad attacking JD Hayworth for his infomercial gig. The new version eliminates the hypocritical “we voted him out of office” that I made such a big deal of in an earlier post. … Continue reading

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McCain’s Negative Ads

Something about McCain’s ads attacking Hayworth seems to cross the line. I don’t know if others sense that. One phrase that really bugs me is where he says, “We voted him out of office.” Senator, wasn’t Hayworth a fellow Republican? … Continue reading

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DISCLOSE Act passes the House

Just got word that the DISCLOSE Act passed the house, 219 to 206. This is the most blatant attack on political dissent in a long time. They carved out an exception for the National Rifle Association and Unions, and are … Continue reading

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