Tag: Americans for Prosperity

The Atlantic Magazine's Lies: Of Breitbarts, Kochs, and RightOnLine

-By Warner Todd Huston Last weekend Americans For Prosperity once again held its RightOnLine conference, this year in beautiful downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. Consequently, the Atlantic Magazine decided to do a report on what went on at RightOnLine. Unfortunately, the whole thing was filled with opinions stated as fact, misconstructions of facts, and outright lies. Sadly,... Read more »

VIDEO: Herman Cain Raises Voice at Blogger, Holds His Ground

-By Warner Todd Huston Herman Cain appeared at last weekend’s RightOnLine conference (June 18) to two standing ovations. His rousing campaign speech apparently hit all the right notes with the conservative audience in attendance. But afterward, in the blogger access room, there were a few sour notes, in one case Cain even angrily yelled at... Read more »

Live Tweeting Michelle Bachmann and Others at RightOnLine Morning Session...

Join me as I live Tweet the morning session at RightOnLine going on RIGHT NOW… http://twitter.com/#!/warnerthuston! This morning we’ll hear from Michelle Bachmann, Ed Morrissey, Michelle Malkin, and many more.

RightOnLine Saturday Main Event...

Join me as I live Tweet the RightOnLine main event going on RIGHT NOW… http://twitter.com/#!/warnerthuston!

RightOnLine 2011

<b>-By Warner Todd Huston</b> <p><img height=”100″ hspace=”10″ src=”http://rightonline.com/beta/fb2.png” width=”130″ align=”right” border=”0″ />This weekend I’ll be writing a few posts about the always great <a href=”http://rightonline.com/beta/”>RightOnLine</a> event, of which I am a part, here in beautiful downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota at the Hilton Hotel. At this fourth annual RightOnLine conference, local citizens can come out to learn... Read more »

Against The Odds, Right Leads Online

(Ed’s note – I will be flying to Minneapolis to attend the RightOnline.com conference this year. If you have the time or are in the Minneapolis area, do come on out) -By Erik Telford Arianna Huffington’s recent mega-payday from AOL was powerful evidence of the tight connection between the hard-left netroots and the online establishment.... Read more »

Announcing the Running on Empty Tour

-By Warner Todd Huston Americans have sent Obama a bill for: $560,699.03 The number above is how much more gas will cost Americans over the next 12 months compared to the price when President Obama took office. Americans for Prosperity Foundation is kicking off the Running On Empty Tour, a national grassroots tour to highlight... Read more »

Pension Reform in Illinois: A Hard Job That Springfield Wants to Ignore

-By Warner Todd Huston Americans for Prosperity – Illinois has launched an effort to goad our lawmakers in Springfield to tackle the single most vexing problem the state faces: pension obligations. AFP has launched a website called “Fix Illinois Pensions Now” to help inform and empower voters so that they might encourage their representatives to... Read more »

Wasteful Referendum Defeated in Suburban Lamont

-By Warner Todd Huston One of the election day success stories enjoyed by Americans for Prosperity, Illinois, occurred in nearby Lamont. A wasteful school referendum was defeated in Lamont and AFP was at the forefront of educating voters on the facts as they went to the polls. Residents of Lamont had become tired of seeing... Read more »

American Majority Activist/Candidate Training

-By Warner Todd Huston I just got back from sitting on the new media discussion panel at the American Majority Candidate Training session held in Palatine, Illinois, a northern suburb of Chicago. On the panel we discussed things such as how candidates should approach the new and old media alike, how should candidates handle interviews,... Read more »