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On Politics and Being a Pastor’s Wife

By idaflo | October 26th, 2010 | 2 Comments » 

Man and Woman with subtext: "Why tell us about it?"

How can a pastor’s wife be so political? First, I come by it organically; my family is devotedly Republican, thus my roots. People I love and deeply respect have become involved politically, and they have made a difference. Real experience has not jaded my perspective.
But why me? Don’t I fear being divisive and offending people at church? Sure, that is a concern. But I make no apologies any more. (Even though I don’t “talk politics” at church. I AM careful.)
But again, why?
When we moved to California, I attended a few community Republican meetings, to ‘take the temperature’ and see what was being said and done in the state and her GOP. Read More »

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EVIL RICH PEOPLE! (Election Shenanigans)

By idaflo | October 19th, 2010 | No Comments » 

The latest from Steven Crowder.  The people who are being maligned and “fought” by the Obama administration, are people like this…hard working, salt-of-the-earth types.

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11 Reasons to Vote Democrat in November

By idaflo | July 27th, 2010 | No Comments » 

Tammy Bruce - Locked and Loadedby Tammy Bruce on June 30, 2010

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Palin Endorses Fiorina for Senate

By idaflo | May 9th, 2010 | No Comments » 

Story is creating a lot of buzz righ now, will be interesting to watch this coalition play out.

WSJ Blogs Washington Wire Political Insight and Analysis From The Wall Street Journal’s Capital Bureau – May 6, 2010

By Amy Chozick

So, maybe Sarah Palin doesn’t hold grudges.

Carly Fiorina (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

It wasn’t long ago that Carly Fiorina, the former CEO of Hewlett Packard, Co., said the former Republican vice presidential nominee was not fit to “run a major corporation.” Today, Palin endorsed Fiorina in her U.S. Senate campaign.

“Carly is the commonsense conservative that California needs and our country could sure use in these trying times. She’s not a career politician. She’s a businesswoman who has run a major corporation,” Palin said in a statement released by the Fiorina campaign…..(article continues here)

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