moderates on Townhall

Heather Ginsberg - Sun Dec 1

Following the 2012 election cycle, those who plan the presidential debates began work all over again. After discussing how the debates went last time, it appears that there is room for improvement. ... more

David Limbaugh - Fri Nov 1

Steve Deace - Sat Aug 24

Taylor Colwell - Tue Jul 23

Michelle Nunn, daughter of former Sen. Sam Nunn and CEO of the nonprofit Points of Light foundation, will formally announce her candidacy today as a Democrat running for the U.S. Senate seat of retiring Republican Saxby Chambliss. ... more

Michael Medved - Wed Jun 5

Democrats regularly insist the GOP has been captured by right wing extremists and only hard-line conservatives can prevail in the primary process. ... more

Michael Medved - Wed Jun 5

Matt Towery - Fri Jan 25

Speaker John Boehner finally declared this week that President Obama's goal over the next few years is to "annihilate" the GOP. ... more

John Hawkins - Wed Jan 16

Just as moderates are completely unrepresented in a Democratic Party that's dominated by liberals, movement conservatives often don't feel represented by the Republican Party. ... more

America - Mon Oct 15

Megyn Kelly reminisces on her friendship with the late Pennsylvania Senator. ... more

Steve Chapman - Sun Oct 7

In Wednesday's debate, Mitt Romney said he will "stop the subsidy" to public broadcasting. That's good to know, because Mitt Romney's campaign website says he will merely "reduce subsidies for ... the Corporation for Public Broadcasting." Kill Big Bird or just pluck some of his feathers? ... more

Steve Chapman - Thu May 10

Moderates, we all hear, are an endangered species. Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., is the latest to be eliminated. Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, announced her retirement in February. ... more

Mark W. Hendrickson - Tue Apr 17

With Rick Santorum having dropped out of the race, Mitt Romney is apparently the Republican nominee for POTUS, barring a “black swan” event swooping down out of nowhere. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Tue Apr 10

President Barack Obama chastised the media last week. "I think that there is oftentimes the impulse to suggest that if the two parties are disagreeing, then they're equally at fault and the truth lies somewhere in the middle," the president chided those attending the American Society of Newspaper Editors luncheon. ... more

Steve Deace - Sat Jan 14

The Palmetto State is known as a bastion for American conservatism. If that reputation is well-deserved, then South Carolinians will do their civic duty and reject Mitt Romney – the candidate that repudiates everything conservatism is supposed to stand for – in their crucial primary on January 21st. ... more

Jeff Jacoby - Wed Jan 11

For anyone gauging the Republican presidential contest, this week's most significant poll results weren't the ones tabulated in New Hampshire last night. They were the ones released by Gallup yesterday morning. ... more

Michael Medved - Wed Dec 14

What sort of fool or fantasist would ever suggest that “Republicans need a centrist candidate in 2012?" ... more

Salena Zito - Sun Oct 30

Two issues plague Democrats when it comes to congressmen representing swing districts: The moderates don’t get heard in Washington, and centrist districts are rapidly becoming extinct because of the way congressional lines are being drawn. ... more