Paul Stanley

Christian Post Reporter

Ron Paul's Foreign Policy Stance Still Concerns Republicans

Many pundits view Ron Paul's candidacy as the most controversial among GOP voters. His brand of conservatism, highlighted by his return to the gold standard and protectionist ideas have attracted a throng of loyal followers but the one issue that concerns many is his stance on Israel and the Middle East.

GOP Elites, Dole, DeLay Go After Gingrich

There is no question that former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is getting lots of press these days. However, some of it may not be too flattering. A handful of Republican "elites," and even some of his past leadership team in Congress, are bashing Gingrich as anything but a true conservative in issues ranging from abortion to foreign policy.

Should Rick Santorum Skip the Florida GOP Primary?

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum has taken his third place finish in the South Carolina GOP primary and is heading to Florida in hopes of rallying the evangelical base. The only problem is, there are fewer social conservatives in the Sunshine State which makes some wonder if Santorum should bypass Florida altogether.

New Furor Erupts Over Leaked Information on Texas Evangelical 'Endorsement'

A new furor rocked politically active Christians today as news leaked that the founder of Focus on the Family, Dr. James Dobson, may have cast aspersions on Callista Gingrich, wife of GOP contender Newt Gingrich, at a key moment before evangelicals voted in Texas to support Sen. Rick Santorum in the GOP presidential primary race. The effect of the disclosure on the race, especially on uncommitted Christian voters, is still unclear.

Gloves Come Off in SC Debate; Romney Targeted

The five GOP candidates left standing came out swinging Monday night, hoping to land big blows just days before Saturday’s South Carolina primary. With the clock ticking, challengers Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich are desperately trying to position themselves ahead of the other to be the “anyone but Romney” candidate.

Santorum Gets 'Blessing' of Christian Leaders; Now What?

Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum received a major boost to his campaign on Saturday as a result of being endorsed by a group of the nation’s leading evangelical leaders. Now voters and candidates are wondering what will happen as a result of the group's endorsement?

Tim LaHaye Endorses Gingrich; NOM Head Supports Santorum

Tim LaHaye today announced his support for former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich in a letter to South Carolina pastors. The nod from the powerful Christian leader is expected to give Gingrich a much needed boost over the next several weeks in the evangelical-heavy Bible belt.

Will Texas Meeting of Christian Leaders Influence SC, Fla. Primaries?

No one knows what to make of this weekend’s meeting of evangelicals at the Texas ranch of former legislator and judge Paul Pressler – not even some of those who are attending the event. The gathering is not the first time top Christian leaders have gotten together to discuss which candidate can best carry the pro-family flag into the GOP convention but time is no longer on their side.

Gingrich Hits Romney on Abortion in SC Ads

Newt Gingrich is not only a fierce competitor – he is also an angry one. The Romney campaign pelted Gingrich so hard with a series of attack ads in Iowa that they brought down his poll numbers by several percentage points. Now the Gingrich camp is hitting back in South Carolina with a string of negative abortion ads in an effort to slow Romney’s momentum.

Retired Navy Chaplain: 'I Have No Respect for Mitt Romney'

One of the disadvantages of being the front-runner in a political race is that you become an easy target. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has found himself in such a position as his GOP opponents and various special interest groups have turned up the heat ahead of the South Carolina primary, including a retired U.S. Navy chaplain.