Reagan Conservatism, Not Leave-Us-Alone Libertarianism, Remains The GOP's Best Bet

Opinion | Gary Bauer
Former U.S. President Ronald Reagan speaks at a rally for Senator Durenberger February 8, 1982. (Photo: Michael Evans/The White House/Getty Images)

A political philosophy based on extreme self-interest can’t win.

Poll: Most Americans Have No Idea What Libertarianism Is

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Jay Beeber of L.A. Parking Freedom speaks at a meeting of so-called "Liberty Kids" Libertarian activists in Burbank

A huge number of libertarians don’t understand the term

MATT LEWIS: Why aren't libertarians more tolerant of Christians?

Politics | Matt K. Lewis
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The fact that Cuccinelli has to also fend off a Libertarian challenger is simply one more obstacle to overcome.

Chris Christie goes after libertarians

Politics | Alexis Levinson
Mr. Christie in May 2011. Mel Evans/AP Images.

‘This strain of libertarianism that’s going through both parties right now…I think, is a very dangerous thought’

Ann Coulter: Libertarian college students 'like liberals,' consumed by 'groupthink'

Politics | Jeff Poor
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'I guess when you're young and insecure feeling like you're part of a group is important to you'

Libertarian student group: Glenn Beck is no libertarian - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robby Soave
Glenn Beck Hosts Controversial "Restoring Honor" Rally At Lincoln Memorial

Students for Liberty: Host should ‘renounce … social conservatism and neoconservatism’

Rebecca Black's 'Friday': A libertarian allegory - Ludwig von Mises Institute

Entertainment | InternAdmin
Rebecca Black

‘Partying, in this case, is just another word for freedom from state authority’

Libertarianism on the rise in last three years - TheDC

Politics | Paul Conner
Tough Republicans

CNN poll shows 63 percent of respondents believe government is doing too much

It's 'Ask a Libertarian' Day [VIDEO] - TheDC

Video | Sean W. Malone

Reason.com’s Matt Welch and Nick Gillespie answer your questions about libertarian politics

Your federal Facebook friend, no approval necessary - TheDC

US | Neil Munro

White House pressures schools, principals, to creep on student profiles

The Southern Baptist distraction

Opinion | Max Borders

It would be a mistake to allow social issues to splinter the conservative movement.

2010: Year of the black center-right

Feature:Opinion | Shamara Riley

One of the most underreported stories of 2010 is how the black center-right gained significant ground around the globe.

Ron Paul won't win the GOP presidential nomination

Feature:Opinion | Dorian Davis

The GOP electorate is still the GOP electorate.

The Tea Party and its impending dilemma - TheDC Opinion

Feature:Opinion | Patrick Courrielche

How the Republican establishment (and Fox News) missed the movement that will lead to a new party.

Libertarians should reject the Tea Party

Opinion | Jamie Dettmer

Small government advocates shouldn’t embrace the Tea Party; they should reject it.

Insurgents are helping the GOP

Opinion | Brian Faughnan

Insurgent conservative candidates like Rand Paul and Marco Rubio are re-invigorating the Republican Party — and keeping it intact.

Johnson 'flattered' that Ron Paul mentions him for 2012 - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas

If he doesn’t run again for president, Paul says he could support the former New Mexico governor

The death of the postindustrial dream

Opinion | Ian Fletcher

Remember postindustrialism? Not long ago, this catchphrase was supposed to define America’s future: no more grubby hard industries, just a clean bright world of services and high technology

Enraged to engaged: Tea party backers explain why - AP

Politics | Jeff Winkler (admin)

Concerned Americans are trying to find their voices, and a way to channel their disgust. For some of them, all that anger has now turned to action

Libertarian candidates hope voter anger translates into third-party success - The Daily Caller

Politics | Kyle Peterson

Libertarian Party sees candidate resurgence as the number of party hopefuls jumps by more than 120