Kim Davis

If Chris Christie now supports religious exemptions for marriage clerks – that is good. But he is misleading Iowans, in the exact way Americans hate career politicians, if he says he has always supported them or Kim Davis. Straight-talking is a precious resource. I welcome Chris Christie to the circle of those who are willing […]

There are plenty of GOP presidential candidates competing hard for the social conservative vote. Governor John Kasich hasn’t been one of them. Since entering the race, the Buckeye leader has done his best to keep his distance from core values — until recently, when, like the rest of the country, he realized just how influential […]

Ted Cruz was on the Steve Deace Show when the subject of Justice Anthony Kennedy came up. Kennedy recently compared the refusal of people like Kim Davis to comply with his gay marriage ruling to the judges who resigned in protest of Nazi Germany. Kind of odd to compare yourself to the Nazi regime, don’t […]

When Rowan County clerk Kim Davis was jailed for her refusal to issue marriage licenses after the U.S. Supreme Court’s Obergefell decision, national Democrats derided her. However, in Kentucky, Republican gubernatorial candidate Matt Bevin made a strong stand in defending Ms. Davis’s religious liberty. In a statement, he said: It is utterly unnecessary that Rowan County clerk, […]

The Kentucky election this week was a “perfect storm” for conservatives. Matt Bevin, a social and fiscal conservative, ran against Jack Conway, a social and fiscal liberal. A number of key factors came into play to secure Bevin the victory: Religious liberty was important because of the Kim Davis ordeal, which rallied and awakened Christians. Planned […]

Just a couple of days ago, the now-elect Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said, according to The Washington Post, that he had planned to campaign on economic issues, but after Kim Davis and the Planned Parenthood videos, he found voters wanted to hear about social issues: “I hear more about those now as I’m out on […]

Tuesday marks Kentucky’s gubernatorial election day, and the contest is coming down to the wire. Republican candidate Matt Bevin is surprised that it isn’t economic issues he’s hearing most about on the campaign trail, but social ones: Republican Matt Bevin planned to emphasize economic issues in his campaign, but he discovered that voters preferred to […]

Day by day we hear of rallies like this, unreported or underreported by the media. Democrat Jack Conway was up by ten points or more in polling against Matt Bevin, but Kim Davis just may defeat the Kentucky Democratic party.  The race is close enough that the Republican Governors Association just jumped in with $1.6 […]

Hillary Clinton’s outspoken support for same-sex marriage is old news, but now she’s going after religious liberty. While traveling through Iowa for two days this week, Clinton stopped to speak to over 700 people at Cornell College.  On the topic of Kentucky clerk Kim Davis’ refusal to issue marriage licenses based on her Christian beliefs, […]

Over at The Hill, one good man, a liberal at that who support same-sex marriage, calls for an end to shaming Kim Davis — about her failed marriages, about her looks, about her rural roots, and about her views on gay marriage. Don’t get him wrong, he’s for gay marriage and thinks people who disagree […]

Last Friday, Mike Huckabee was on CNN, where he was asked to respond to the latest news surrounding Pope Francis’ meeting with embattled Kentucky clerk Kim Davis.  You can read his remarks below: KATE BOLDUAN: Another issue, a very important issue for you and this all happened in the last minutes. Kim Davis’ meeting with […]

Carly Fiorina and Donald Trump are both to the left of. . . Jeb Bush when it comes to defending the livelihoods of gay marriage dissenters, as Bush made clear in a forum in Greenville, S.C.: Bush also shared his views on religious liberty at the forum and during his interview with The Greenville News. […]

Someone in the Vatican clearly hates the Kim Davis hug. CBS News reports that high-ranking secret sources in the Vatican may believe that the meeting should never have taken place. The Vatican released a statement with Pope Francis’ approval saying, “The Pope did not enter into the details of the situation of Mrs. Davis and […]

Mike Huckabee was interviewed by the Washington Examiner this week, during which he discussed Kim Davis’ meeting with Pope Francis as well as the continuing controversy surrounding Planned Parenthood: Examiner: The big news lately for you has been involving Kim Davis. I was wondering what you thought in two ways. What did you think about her changing […]

Hugging Kim Davis

by Maggie Gallagher

They hugged. Kim Davis asked in advance whether it would be okay to hug the pope and was told yes. So she hugged him and he hugged her back. Preach incessantly. Use words when necessary. The Left was confused, and perturbed in their efforts to misunderstand Pope Francis as “one of them.” “The news that […]

Mike Huckabee appeared on “The Kelly File” last night to address the media’s hyperventilating over the news that Pope Francis met with Kim Davis, which shattered their world.  You can read Huckabee’s reaction below: MIKE HUCKABEE: The pope gave an affirmation to somebody who had conscience; who carried out her faith. He respects that, he […]

In the latest twist for Kim Davis, the embattled Kentucky clerk had a surprise meeting with Pope Francis last week.  A Vatican official has confirmed that Kim Davis was brought to the Vatican Embassy for an under the radar visit with the pontiff last Thursday: On Tuesday night, her lawyer, Mathew D. Staver, said in a […]

Pope Francis spoke on a number of hot button issues during his trip to the United States. On his way back to Rome, he added one more: the religious liberty of officials such as embattled Kentucky clerk Kim Davis. From Reuters: On the flight back to Rome, he was asked if he supported individuals, including […]

There’s more court drama in the case of Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, but for once she’s the one filing a lawsuit.  Davis is suing Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear, who she claims caused her legal troubles by using authority beyond his office: The day the Supreme Court effectively legalized gay marriage in June, Beshear sent a […]

Embattled Kentucky clerk Kim Davis joined Megyn Kelly Wednesday to talk about her decision to stop issuing marriage licenses and the national response.  Below are some key moments from her segment with Kelly: When asked about her decision to go to jail rather than violate her beliefs, Davis said she was willing to stay “as […]