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Adam Graham is a contributor at Race42012.com and host of the Truth and Hope Report podcast. His personal site is Adam's Blog. He is author of novel, "Tales of the Dim Knight," from Splashdown Books.
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Mend (Don’t End) Presidential Caucuses

Saturday, May 19th, 2012 - by Adam Graham

Problems with the caucus system doesn't mean we should go to an all-primary nominating process.

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Why Santorum Voters Wouldn’t Become Gingrich Voters

Sunday, February 5th, 2012 - by Adam Graham

The former speaker's character issues would make him a bad fit for Santorum supporters. Also read Bryan Preston at the Tatler on why Romney is attacking Santorum.

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The Power of Positive Campaigning

Saturday, December 31st, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Going negative in a multi-candidate race has a tendency to backfire on the attacker.

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Four Reasons Why Conservatives Should Think Twice About Gingrich

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 - by Adam Graham

The former speaker has some good qualities, but conservatives should remember his past transgressions.

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When Grizzly Bears Attack …

Thursday, September 1st, 2011 - by Adam Graham

... the federal government's got their back. (Also read: "Eric Holder Sides with Grizzlies as Well as Black Panthers" at the Tatler.)

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Social Conservatism and the Constitution

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Should abortion and same sex marriage be addressed through the amendment process?

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Long Live the Revolution?

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Lessons from the French Revolution on Bastille Day. Also read: Just in time for Bastille Day, a new character emerges in the DSK drama, at the Tatler.

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What to Look for in a Presidential Candidate

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 - by Adam Graham

The right nominee must possess four key traits. Plus: Read about Mitt Romney's primary confusion, on the Tatler.

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How Not to Choose a Presidential Candidate

Saturday, June 4th, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Pundits and activists offer plenty of advice for voters, but several factors are not worth considering. (Also read: "The stupid Palin woman.")

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How to Create Your Own Political Scorecard

Monday, May 2nd, 2011 - by Adam Graham

It worked for Idaho conservatives. It can work for you.

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When Must Huckabee Decide?

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Despite the rumblings of the pundits, time remains firmly on the side of the former Arkansas governor. (Also see "Huck Fine?" at the Tatler.)

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The Problem with the Civility Movement

Thursday, February 17th, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Three reasons why the push for civility in politics ultimately fails in its objective to improve the tone of political speech. (And don't miss "The white truck was oppressive," at the Tatler and Ed Driscoll's "The era of new civility is over.")

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Dump Dick Lugar

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Five reasons Republicans can do better.

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Time to End the $422 Million Subsidy for Public Television

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 - by Adam Graham

A key gut-check for fiscal conservatives.

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The Most Endangered Senate Seats in 2012

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 - by Adam Graham

Democrats have many more seats to defend (23-10), but several GOP moderates may be exposed to primary challenges.

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What Republicans Need to Do Now

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 - by Adam Graham

If Republicans avoid over-estimating what this victory means and focus on the business of the American people, the gains of 2010 can be the beginning of a conservative resurgence.

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In Politics, Only the Dull Need Apply

Friday, September 24th, 2010 - by Adam Graham

If we can't learn to accept a few imperfections in our political leaders, the only people running for office will be a few boy scouts, girl scouts, and power-hungry but clean-living career politicos.

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Why the Tea Parties Aren’t a Third Party

Monday, September 20th, 2010 - by Adam Graham

The two-party system is a popular scapegoat among those who feel disenfranchised. Yet 2010 shows that our system works.

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To Reform Government, Reform the Culture First

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by Adam Graham

We will never have a limited government until we have a culture that allows for one. (And don't miss Roger Kimball: "Things the U.S. government could do without.")

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A Conservative Guide to Governing

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010 - by Adam Graham

Conservative platforms are polling well, but candidates must be ready to govern immediately — the voters' patience is thin.

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The Need for a Political Investor Class

Sunday, July 18th, 2010 - by Adam Graham

Conservatives should look at giving money to candidates as an investment in the future.

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Six Questions that May Decide the Presidential Contest of 2012

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 - by Adam Graham

Will the economy still be in recession? Will there be a serious third party challenge? These and other keys have predicted results in national elections since 1956.

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Civil War or Civil Decline? Can America Save Itself?

Sunday, April 4th, 2010 - by Adam Graham

The future may look bleak, but there is hope in the coming crop of conservative leaders who must embrace the Constitution and pull us back from the brink.

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Stupak’s Painful Lesson for Abortion Foes

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 - by Adam Graham

Pro-lifers putting their trust in “pro-life Democrats” are asking for more drama than a season of Melrose Place.

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Six Stupid Things Candidates Do to Mess Up Their Campaigns

Saturday, March 13th, 2010 - by Adam Graham

Not staying on message, failing to develop policies, and not knowing the district can sabotage the best of intentions in a political race.

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