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Feds Charge Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton with Securities Fraud

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Federal regulators filed civil securities fraud charges Monday against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton over allegations that he deceived investors, the same claim that brought a felony indictment that has rocked the tea party-backed Republican’s first 16 months on the job.

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The Jacksonian Temptation: Trump vs. Cruz

Is America witnessing the re-emergence of “Jacksonian” politics? With increasing regularity, pundits are harkening back to the cultural and political movement that brought frontier General Andrew Jackson to the White House in order to explain the changes taking place in the Republican Party. The hero of the Battle of New Orleans is more relevant than ever, it seems.

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Trump: Senate Must ‘Delay, Delay, Delay’ Scalia Replacement

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald J. Trump said during the GOP Debate in South Carolina on Saturday night that in the wake of the sudden death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the Senate should “delay, delay, delay” and prevent President Barack Obama from appointing someone to fill the vacancy.

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Limbaugh: ‘Trump Coalition’ an Offshoot of the Tea Party Movement

On his Thursday broadcast, conservative talk show Rush Limbaugh offered his analysis what has led certain elements to gravitate toward Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, including former Gov. Sarah Palin (R-AK), the 2008 GOP vice-presidential nominee. According to Limbaugh, what

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Watch Live: South Carolina Tea Party Convention

On Saturday, Jan. 16 through Monday, Jan. 17, the South Carolina Tea Party Coalition will host the South Carolina Tea Party Convention from Myrtle Beach, SC. Agenda as follows: Follow Breitbart.tv on Twitter @BreitbartVideo

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Republican Dr. Greg Brannon To Primary Burr In NC

Republican Dr. Greg Brannon will challenge GOP incumbent Senator Richard Burr. Brannon ran for the Senate in 2004 and while he lost in the primary to Thom Tillis, he did enjoy broad Tea Party-aligned support.

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Victor Davis Hanson: California’s War on the Working Class

In an interview on Sirius XM’s Breitbart News Daily, historian Victor Davis Hanson spoke about the decline of his native California and increasing distance between the Democrat and Republican elites and average, middle-class Americans. Hanson is a columnist, former classics professor, scholar of ancient warfare, and the author of numerous books on history and politics, including his newest The Decline and Fall of California: From Decadence to Destruction.

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Review—Last Act: The Final Years and Emerging Legacy of Ronald Reagan

No historian has done a better job of chronicling Ronald Reagan’s rise to power than Craig Shirley. As always, Shirley is a perfect antidote to the “court historians” who never really “got” Reagan. Shirley’s books on Reagan’s 1976 and 1980 presidential campaigns, Reagan’s Revolution and Rendezvous With Destiny, are the gold standard in describing the Gipper’s ascendence and successful capture of the White House.

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Speaker Ryan Needs to Reach Beyond the Beltway

Speaker Ryan’s remarks were, for the most part, inside baseball. Multiple times Ryan referred to “regular order,” which to the common person sounds like a reference to getting the same fast food at McDonalds every time you go.