Archive for September, 2015

Rand Paul gains ground in latest poll

Originally published at Rare According to a poll released by Reuters this week, Rand Paul is gaining after a summer slump. Presently, Paul garners at 5.6 percent of the vote, with Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz just behind him at 5.3 percent and 5.1 percent, respectively. While the three “outsider” candidates, Donald Trump (30 percent), […]

This new disclosure shows the utter hypocrisy of the Drug Enforcement Agency

Originally published at Rare The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), the bureaucracy responsible for waging the War on Drugs, appears to take a do-as-we-say-not-as-we-do approach towards employee accountability. First there was the revelation earlier this year that DEA agents attended drug cartel-funded “sex parties” with prostitutes while on assignment in Colombia. In the wake of congressional testimony […]

Here’s how bad things are looking for the “inevitable” Hillary Clinton

Originally published at Rare For a decade, we’ve been told that Hillary Clinton is “inevitable.” Yet it seems that whenever she’s within striking distance of the presidency, serious obstacles challenge the validity of that narrative. In 2008, she couldn’t out-maneuver upstart Senator Barack Obama. Today, she’s plagued by the scandal surrounding her private email server, the […]

This leading Democrat just accused Marco Rubio of cavorting with Nazis

Originally published at Rare Manufactured political outrage reached new heights this week, foisted upon us by none other than Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz. In a scathing press release, Wasserman Schultz accused Marco Rubio of cavorting with Nazis—a serious charge! That’s the kind of accusation that ought to be backed up with strong evidence, […]

Stop Expecting Conservatives to Give Up Their Identities

Originally published at Every Joe As a libertarian-conservative, I generally agree with the assertion put forth by my fellow ideological travelers that the left takes identity politics to an absurd extreme. Too many liberals expect fealty to an ideology of ever-expanding government as an expression of loyalty to one’s race, gender, or class. I’ve penned […]