Ben Carson Accepts Ted Cruz’s Apology for Spreading Rumors but Calls on Cruz to End Dirty Tricks

Earlier today I wrote about accusations from Ben Carson that Ted Cruz's national co-chair Steve King misled caucus goers about the status of Ben Carson's campaign. King tweeted prior to the start of the caucus that Carson appeared to be dropping out. In fact, Carson did not drop out and believes that the message from King and others in the Cruz camp compromised his Iowa results.Today, Cruz issued an apology but did not mention any consequences to staffers who misled voters. I have seen … [Read more...]

Cruz and Rubio Campaigns Accused of Telling Iowa Voters Before the Caucus that Ben Carson Dropped Out (UPDATED)

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UPDATE 2/3/16: The source of the story that Marco Rubio's campaign told caucus goers that Ben Carson dropped out of the caucus now says his tweet was a mistake and based on other tweets he saw the night of the caucus. See information at the end of this post. .............................This morning Ben Carson is calling on Ted Cruz to fire any staffers who told Iowa voters that Carson dropped out of the campaign.Carson announced Monday that he was going to Florida after the caucuses … [Read more...]

Did Ted Cruz Steal From God And If So, Why Is He Blessed? Rafael Cruz Teaches on Tithing

The more I look into this revelation that Ted Cruz declared less than one percent of his income to charitable causesĀ from 2006-2010, the more interesting it gets.By any measure, Cruz has been blessed. His political career has been on the fast track. In 2012, he upset a conservative Republican for the GOP Senate nomination and then won an easy victory over the Democratic candidate in the 2012 Senate election. He currently is one of the leading candidates for the GOP presidential nomination. … [Read more...]

New Iowa Attack Ad Highlights Ted Cruz’s Meager Charitable Giving

Ted Cruz's evangelical strategy may not be working as well as he hoped.New polls show a dramatic drop in evangelical support among evangelicals for Cruz and he is facing renewed criticism over his meager charitable giving in this new attack ad:Mormon Glenn Beck and activist David Barton may feel Cruz is the one but increasingly evangelicals may be moving toward The Donald.  … [Read more...]

Boston Globe Endorses John Kasich in New Hampshire Primary

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Calling a vote for John Kasich a blow to "divisive demagogic candidates," the Boston Globe endorsed Kasich in the New Hampshire primary on Feb 9. The Globe calls Kasich a moderate conservative and touts him as a candidate who can get results.He has shown independence as Ohio governor and is a fiscal conservative.Whether it is Kasich or Rubio or Bush, I do hope someone other than Trump or Cruz makes a strong showing in NH. … [Read more...]

Jerry Falwell, Jr Endorses Donald Trump for President; Trump Still Leads in Evangelical Support

Shrewd move Jerry Jr.Many will scratch their heads. Some will complaint and maybe stage a protest. Some donors will stop giving to Liberty but The Donald will no doubt make that up going forward.In a CNN poll dropped today, Donald Trump leads all others among evangelicals with 39% favoring him. I think I understand this now.Trump is rich and famous. These are two values celebrated among modern evangelical pastors. Trump is the perfect candidate for those who equate wealth and fame … [Read more...]

Ted Cruz “Really is the Guy” Glenn Beck and David Barton Have Been Praying For

Some readers will focus on David Barton praying over LDS member Glenn Beck.Some readers will focus on Beck and Barton's certainty that Ted Cruz is really the anointed candidate.Some readers will wonder why Ted Cruz, if he really is the guy, only gave 1% of his income in charitable deductions from 2006-2010.Some readers will question David Barton's role in the Cruz campaign while he is the leader of one of Ted Cruz's Super PAC.Some readers will question if the Holy Spirit's job in … [Read more...]

World Evangelical Survey: Rubio Increases Lead Over Cruz

Today, World magazine reports that Marco Rubio's lead over Ted Cruz increased in their survey of evangelical leaders.Nearly half of the respondents chose Rubio as their first choice.The other new development was some new support for Donald Trump (5%).As the mainstream media focuses on the feud between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, this sampling of evangelicals seems somewhat split between Rubio and Cruz, with support perhaps moving toward Rubio.While I know a few of the … [Read more...]


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