Tag Archives: Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum would be a better gubernatorial candidate than Tom Corbett

Keegan Gibson at PoliticsPA recently interviewed over a dozen Republican elected officials, party leaders and operatives, and found that rumors are swirling about the possibility of the GOP nominating someone other than Governor Tom Corbett in 2014. According to PoliticsPA, … More after the jump

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Rick Rally Tonight in Gettysburg

It appears that our friends at Keystone Progress are having a rally tonight in Gettysburg during what may very well be the high water mark of the Santorum surge.  The details of the event as well as the press release … More after the jump

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Rick Santorum or Ayatollah Khamenei?

Reza Aslan at Foreign Policy Magazine has an excellent article in which he provides his readers with a quotation quiz to guess if it was Rick Santorum or Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei who said a given quote.  Aslan’s quiz … More after the jump

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Santorum is Anti-Gay Standard-bearer in GOP Race

Rick Santorum disgusts me. Always has, but unlike a fine wine, he gets worse over time. That said, if he overperforms tomorrow he’ll continue to be in the race. And the longer he stays in, the more foolish the GOP … More after the jump

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Santorum the Reformer Was a Master of Earmarks

A politician changing his tune? Big surprise… But an examination of Mr. Santorum’s earmark record sheds light on another aspect of his political personality, one that is at odds with the reformer image he has tried to convey on the … More after the jump

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4 Votes? 4 Votes!

With 99% of the precincts in Iowa reporting, I cannot tell you all how hard it is for me at 2:00am to resist the urge to write an article titled “Santorum Surges All Over Iowa,” or “Frothing Santorum Reaches Around … More after the jump

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Santorum Says Gay Marriage Is Like Slavery

Even though he’s losing terribly, it’s nuggets like this that make me glad Rick is staying in the race. Authored by my buddy Andrew: “I have been a long-time advocate for states’ rights. However, I believe as Abraham Lincoln did … More after the jump

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Santorum Close to a Tie With Obama in PA Polls

This is just downright scary. The President needs to step up his game and let us all know why we should re-elect him, and fast. Daily Santorum readers know about the ex Senator’s bid to solidify support in his home state, even … More after the jump

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Santorum Thanks Gay Soldier For Serving Our Country

This is the first decent thing Rick’s said in a long time. The following day, Santorum followed up by saying he was not aware of the boos because he was concentrating on the question at hand, but if he had … More after the jump

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GOP State Senators Back Santorum for President

You scratch my back… Fifteen Republican state senators say Rick Santorum is their pick for president. Senate President Pro Temp Joe Scarnati and Jake Corman, chair of the chamber’s Appropriations Committee, made the announcement yesterday after discussing it with Pennsylvania’s … More after the jump

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