The Travesty of the Texas Evangelical Summit: And Four Lessons It Teaches

We all know the outlines of the story.  Alarmed by the increasing likelihood that Mitt Romney would top the GOP ticket for 2012, several conservative evangelical leaders — James Dobson, founder of Focus on the Family, Donald Wildmon, head of the American Family Association, and Gary Bauer, former president of the Family Research Council — [Read More…]

Morning Report, July 27: Obama, Awkward Moments, Octomom, and Newt Gingrich

1.  Obama’s approval ratings continue to decline.  As stated earlier, it’s not surprising that Obama’s approval ratings are down, given the rate at which he’s been spending political capital.  The three points that interest me from the latest Rasmussen poll (and Rasmussen was the most accurate on the last election) are these: only 56% of [Read More…]