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Mrs. Reagan’s Legacy

By |March 17th, 2016|Categories: Politics|Tags: , |

(By Linda Chavez, '76 Contributor) Nancy Reagan's death marks the final chapter in what was one of the greatest love stories of all time. The role of political spouse is not an easy one, but Mrs. Reagan managed [...]

Let us now praise political polarization

By |February 13th, 2016|Categories: History, Politics|Tags: , , , , |

(By Bill Moloney, '76 Contributor) In U.S. political discourse today there are few more popular attitudes then the endless lamentations over "political polarization".  The Cassandras insist that divisiveness is damaging, attack ads are despicable, and [...]

Will the world survive Obama’s last 12 months?

By |February 8th, 2016|Categories: Foreign Policy, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , |

(By Joy Overbeck, '76 Contributor) Speaking in Colorado at the recent Steamboat Institute Summit on Foreign Policy, columnist, author and scholar Victor Davis Hanson predicted a rough 12 months in which Barack Obama’s appeasement habit versus [...]

Morning in America: Celebrating Reagan’s Birthday

By |February 6th, 2016|Categories: 1776 Scholars, America|Tags: |

(By Ellen Densmore, 1776 Scholar) Ronald Reagan’s 105th birthday is today, and it’s making me consider just what a beloved American hero he was. He had a passion for liberty, a sincere love for the people of this great nation, and a determination to remind America that the sun always rises again. […]

Establishment or Tea Party?

By |November 13th, 2014|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

(’76 Contributor)  George W. Bush strategist Karl Rove looked like the proverbial cat that ate the canary. Republicans had won control of the U.S. Senate and the newcomers were all his kind of politicians. Commenting for Fox TV election night he recounted successes in Colorado, North Carolina, Kansas, Mississippi and Tennessee primaries using his super-PAC American Crossroads’ millions to defeat Tea Party candidates who challenged his Republican establishment favorites. […]

Former U.S. Rep. Allen West’s prepared remarks for Western Conservative Summit

By |July 28th, 2013|Categories: Centennial Institute, Colorado, Policy, Politics, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Thank you! It is an honor, a pleasure, a privilege to be able to speak to you today! What a rush it is to be with this wonderful group of freedom-loving, God-fearing American patriots. Though only in its fourth year, the Western Conservative Summit has already become […]