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Rick Moran

Rick Moran is PJ Media's Chicago editor and Blog editor at The American Thinker. He is also host of the"RINO Hour of Power" on Blog Talk Radio. His own blog is Right Wing Nut House.
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The Rules Fight Food Fight

Monday, August 27th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Opposition by Ron Paul supporters to rules regarding delegate selection threaten to mar Romney's coronation.

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No Peace Between Socons and the Rest of the GOP

Friday, August 24th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Mike Huckabee and his allies ignite a party war over the Akin controversy.

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Not Your Daddy’s Republican Party

Friday, June 15th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Neither is it your big brother's.

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Victory’s Fathers

Friday, June 8th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Failure's lonely orphan — President Obama.

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5 Reasons Why Labor Has Already Lost the Wisconsin Recall Election

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Regardless of the outcome, labor's agenda has been slowed or defeated outright.

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The Climate Change Debate: Where Are We Now?

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

The Heartland Institute's climate change conference highlighted progress and issued challenges to the skeptical community.

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Who Cares About Race?

Thursday, April 12th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Being indifferent about race is not the same as not caring about racism.

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Illinois Tailor-Made for Romney’s Moderate Conservatism

Monday, March 19th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

It's "Chicago Versus Illinois" in the Republican primary on Tuesday.

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Poor Mitt Can’t Get No Respect

Thursday, March 8th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

The pundit class spins Romney's Super Tuesday victory as a loss.

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Ohio the Key to Super Tuesday Victory

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Too close to call.

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The GOP’s Problem with Sex Could Cost Them in November

Saturday, February 18th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

The right presents an outdated, even primitive, critique of human sexuality. Also read Dr. Helen: "'It used to be called illegitimacy. Now it is the new normal.'"

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The Death of Pragmatism

Friday, January 27th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Here lie the remains of pragmatic politics. Killed by excessive ideology and rank partisanship.

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More Tricks than Treats in Democrats’ Deficit Reduction Plan

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

A Kabuki dance that accomplishes nothing substantive.

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Inevitably, Romney Declared ‘Inevitable’

Saturday, October 15th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

The drumbeat has begun by the establishment to prematurely anoint their preferred candidate.

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The Travails of the GOP Establishment

Saturday, August 27th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

Republican elites' motto: "Never too late."

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Obama Trapped by Tidal Forces of History and Doesn’t Know How to Swim

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

A towering failure of the president to successfully ride the historical wave that threatens to swamp us all.

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Right Answer, Wrong Question

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 - by Rick Moran

Taxes and spending are only symptoms of the real problem.

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Jon Huntsman and the Rise of the Republican Governors

Friday, June 24th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

A new breed of GOP governors are pragmatic technocrats rather than partisan ideologues.

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When Is a War Not a War? When President Obama Says So

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

The administration is claiming that "hostilities" as defined in the War Powers Act do not apply to the Libya operation.

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The Tweedledum, Tweedledee Ticket

Thursday, May 26th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

An unpromising field of GOP candidates has many in the party searching for a leader who can deal with the crisis of our time. (Also watch what Alfonzo Rachel thinks about the 2012 GOP presidential field.)

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Birthers Appear Unimpressed with Obama Birth Certificate

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

What will it take to convince them? (Also read Bruce Bawer: "Ten suspicious things about Obama’s birth certificate." [link fixed])

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Trump: Making It Respectable to Be a Right-Wing Nut

Thursday, April 14th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

It's hard to believe that Trump is serious about becoming president if he thinks there are still questions about Obama's birthplace.

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Why Are Americans Making Such a Fuss About the Royal Wedding?

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 - by Rick Moran

What is it about royalty, especially British royalty, that causes otherwise rational Americans to get all mushy-headed and weepy?

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Chicago’s One-Party Dictatorship Chooses New Leader

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 - by Rick Moran

Rahm Emanuel was elevated to the position of Chicago's 46th mayor. Calling the process an "election" is an insult to republican principles.

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The Paranoid Style Is Alive and Well in Some Conservative Quarters

Friday, February 18th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

Belief in Cloward-Piven, the Saul Alinsky game plan, and Obama's desire to destroy the country are symptoms of an irrational mindset among some on the right.

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