Chris Ladd is a Texan who is now living in the Chicago area. He is the founder of Building a Better GOP and has served for several years as a Republican Precinct Committeeman in DuPage County, IL, and was active in state and local Republican campaigns in Texas for many years.
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Published 6:00 a.m. September 11, 2013
Which 9/11 will define our future?
Published 9:36 a.m. August 19, 2013
A highly confrontational reorganization cannot be avoided.
Published 9:51 a.m. August 7, 2013
Finding Jesus the man is only a barely more scientific process than finding Jesus the Christ.
Published 9:38 a.m. July 31, 2013
The decline of social capital has increased the power of the rich and the weird.
Published 11:05 a.m. July 29, 2013
Gloating over Detroit masks two important warnings for conservatives.
Published 2:53 p.m. July 25, 2013
The country needs a comprehensive, consensus-based legislative settlement on abortion.
Published 6:00 a.m. July 23, 2013
The country and the courts may be ready for an alternative to the post-Roe abortion norm, but our political system is unprepared to respond.
Published 7:00 a.m. July 17, 2013
Life is cheap in Texas, so why is the Legislature so enthusiastic about pro-life politics?
Published 7:00 a.m. July 16, 2013
Texas' absurdly punitive abortion rules are beginning to spark a backlash.
Published 7:00 a.m. July 11, 2013
Across the bulk of Europe, abortion can fairly be regarded as a settled issue.
Published 9:45 p.m. July 5, 2013
All this disagreement over abortion and the rights of women, let us never forget to thank fathers for choosing life.
Published 7:00 a.m. July 3, 2013
At what point do the rights of a potential life outweigh the rights of a father or mother to control their bodies?
Published 7:00 a.m. July 1, 2013
Abortion is a uniquely modern political problem with uniquely modern twists and turns.
Published 11:02 p.m. June 27, 2013
For Republicans, denial is a river that is rapidly running dry.
Published 11:03 p.m. June 25, 2013
Americans may have a new opportunity to end the expansion of the Security State