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Club For Growth: Renee has GOTTA GO !!!

        “It’s Not what they say, it’s what they do.”  THAT is the slogan that hits you first when you call up The Club For Growth’s home page.   What is this Club For Growth thingie?  Their web site tells you rather…

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Those Congress rankings and the distortion of the term “conservative”

        Well, every year groups from the ADA to the ACU to National Journal to The Club For Growth release ideological rankings of the 535 voting members of Congress.  Americans for Democratic Action ranks pols in accordance with their liberalism, while The…

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Huckabee endorsement of Hudson in NC-08 part of larger spat between Huckabee and The Club for Growth

    The News & Observer did a great job today taking dictation — dutifully transcribing a release from Republican Richard Hudson’s congressional campaign office.  Hudson and  Scott Keadle face off in the July 17th GOP runoff for the right to challenge 8th district congressman…

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Talking conservative, voting liberal (with other people’s money)

    In 2010, the nation overwhelmingly rewarded GOP candidates for Congress who promised to cut federal spending, cut taxes, roll back regulations, and restore some sanity to our nation’s government. The Club for Growth, a conservative political action committee, does an excellent job of…

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Club for Growth ranks Congress on free market friendliness

  The Club for Growth, a DC-based political action committee focused on free-market economic policies, has added to the growing list of congressional rankings. Its 2011 rankings show congressman Patrick McHenry– with a #57 out of 435 and 86% rating —  as the most conservative,…

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Club for Growth: Renee’s a RINO

  Boy.  File this under things we would have liked to have seen prior to May 8. The Club For Growth, a political action committee which aims to elect free-market conservatives to Congress, has released a report on the freshman GOP Members of Congress entitled…

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Club for Growth likes Keadle for NC-08 GOP congressional primary

The  Club For Growth, a national political action committee that champions the free market and economic liberty, is formally wading into North Carolina’s Eighth Congressional District GOP primary and endorsing candidate Scott Keadle of Iredell County.  (The Eighth District has been represented for the last…