End of Day Archives

Monday, January 30, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 281 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Santorum And The Sanctity Of Life

No doubt you have heard by now that Senator Rick Santorum's youngest daughter, Bella, fell ill over the weekend and Sen. Santorum returned home to take care of her. Bella has a genetic disorder known as Trisomy 18. Only about 10% of children who have this...

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Friday, January 27, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 284 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Santorum Nails It

Last night Senator Rick Santorum turned in one of his best debate performances so far. Several commentators said that on rhetorical points Santorum effectively won the debate. During one of the evening's highlights, Sen. Santorum castigated Romney and Gingrich for their endless...

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Thursday, January 26, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 285 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Buffett's "Poor" Secretary

During his State of the Union address Tuesday night, Barack Obama made several appeals for more redistribution of wealth. At one point he noted how unfair it was that billionaires like Warren Buffet can pay a lower tax rate than their secretaries. In fact,...

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Wednesday, January 25, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 286 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

A Shrinking Obama

Is that all there is? Watching Obama deliver the State of the Union last night (with precautionary blood pressure medication at my side) I was struck by how diminished the “hope and change” President has become. Long gone is the candidate who told his supporters, “We are...

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Tuesday, January 24, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 287 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Florida Debate Post Mortem

Last night's GOP debate in Florida left many feeling flat. The audience was disengaged and appeared uninterested. Worse, the debate began with Gingrich and Romney sniping at one another, while Santorum and Paul were ignored for ten minutes.

As it turns out, the audience was...

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Monday, January 23, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 288 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Newt Takes South Carolina

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich convincingly won the South Carolina primary Saturday, taking 40% of the vote. Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney was second with 28%, followed by former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum (17%) and Texas Congressman Ron Paul (...

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Friday, January 20, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 291 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Last Night's Debate

Here are my thoughts on the Republican presidential primary debate in South Carolina last night.

I think Senator Rick Santorum delivered his best performance so far in this campaign. He was more finely honed in his critique of Barack Obama. For example, during a...

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Thursday, January 19, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 292 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

The Error Of Inevitability

For weeks we have been told that Mitt Romney was the inevitable nominee. We were told that the race would be over after South Carolina, after Romney had accomplished an historic feat in sweeping the first three early voting states -- Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina...

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Wednesday, January 18, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 293 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Obama Says No To Canada's Oil

In a stunning development today, the Obama Administration once again rejected the Keystone XL pipeline. The pipeline would have transported crude oil from the Canadian tar sands to refineries along the Gulf Coast. It would have provided more oil from a friendly ally while reducing...

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012

To: Friends & Supporters

From: Gary L. Bauer

COUNTDOWN TO VICTORY: 294 DAYS TO THE 2012 ELECTIONS

Texas Meeting

You may have read by now about a weekend meeting of pro-family, pro-life conservatives that took place in Houston, Texas. I, and more than 125 other leaders, attended the meeting to see if we could reach a consensus on which GOP presidential contender to unite around. After hours...

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