Ted Cruz vetting Carly ‘Islam greatest civilization ever’ Fiorina for Veep

25274157853_85aacc751c_bAs the main competition to GOP front runner Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz is always on the prowl for whatever political edge he may use to swing the Republican electorate his way. As reported by Michael Warren of the usually right-leaning The Weekly Standard news portal on Apr. 25, 2016, Team Cruz is vetting a well known former candidate as a possible running mate for the Canadian-born Cubano. But as it turns out, the would-be bottom of the ticket does come with a certain amount of baggage the party base may not exactly warm to. Continue reading “Ted Cruz vetting Carly ‘Islam greatest civilization ever’ Fiorina for Veep”

Conservative media picking up on Fiorina’s 9/11 praise of Islam, Ottomans

635634956003435504-XXX-CAP-Down-Carly-Fiorina-hdb385As the old saying goes, it’s better late than never. That particular adage may apply to the handful of conservative-leaning national news outlets picking up on Carly Fiorina’s 2001 speech to Hewlett-Packard in which she claimed the Islamic World from the centuries spanning 800 – 1600 was “a civilization that was the greatest in the world.”

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