Monthly Archives: July 2013

Values and compassion embedded in Huckabee’s remarks to WCS

July 28th, 2013|

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee opened his remarks with some light hearted humor about his weekly trip to New York for his Fox News television show. In response to whether or not he would ever consider living in New York, the Former Governor simply said “I’ll consider living in New York, when Mayor Bloomberg will let me duck hunt in Central Park.” Huckabee talked briefly about […]

Petition to Defund Obamacare Explodes after Ted Cruz Speaks to WCS

July 28th, 2013|

Earlier in Today’s Western Conservative Summit, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) called on American conservatives to start signing a petition asking for the defunding of Obamacare. Cruz explained that when the time comes to vote for another Continuing Resolution, Cruz – along with Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) – have vowed to vote against any CR that includes funding for Obamacare. After Cruz’s announcement […]

American Education: Self-Government or Serfdom?

July 27th, 2013|

American education has strayed drastically from its original goals, ambitions, and purpose. At least that is according to a panel of Education experts at the Western Conservative Summit. Bill Armstrong, the President of Colorado Christian University, highlighted […]

Young Conservatives: Go To Where the Youth Are

July 27th, 2013|

If conservatives hope for a new generation of activists and voters, go where the youth are, a panel of young conservatives told the Western Conservative Summit Saturday afternoon. Charlie Kirk, a 19-year-old executive director of Turning Point USA, Francesca Chambers of Red Alert Politics, and Jesse Blumenthal of Engage DC agreed that much of recent […]

Charles Murray: America is in need of a cultural reformation

July 27th, 2013|

Charles Murray, with the American Enterprise Institute, told members of the fourth annual Western Conservative Summit that America is slipping into […]

Dick Morris Learns a Lesson at WCS

July 27th, 2013|

During the Western Conservative Summit of 2012, Dick Morris made a prediction: “I will return when Mitt Romney […]

Sen. Ted Cruz: Conscience of a Constitutional Conservative

July 27th, 2013|

Though Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz received a rockstar welcome, the rising GOP star heaped praise on the attendees on the second day of the Western Conservative Summit. “I am humbled,” Cruz said, by all those “who are standing up to take the country back.” And while Cruz admired […]

Western Conservative Summit prepared remarks of Jenny Beth Martin of Tea Party Patriots

July 27th, 2013|

Picture this: college students in our country who are free to live their lives, are optimistic, and look forward living the American Dream. After graduation, they pursue careers and begin make a life for themselves. They become parents, provide food and basic necessities for their children, save for […]

Killing Obamacare, Ted Cruz Style

July 27th, 2013|

Ted Cruz, while addressing the Western Conservative Summit, vowed to defund Obamacare this fall. Cruz explained […]

Hanson: Moral Bankruptcy of Liberalism

July 27th, 2013|

The Fall of Rome can be interpreted in many ways, and for Victor Davis Hanson the lessons of history resonate more clearly in contemporary circumstances as the parallels between ancient Rome and the modern United […]