Dennis Baxley Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 01/27/2012, 12:55pm
On Wednesday, Newt Gingrich held a conference call with faith leaders during which he declared that the push for marriage equality is an example of "the rise of paganism" while his supporters warned that failure to elect Gingrich would quite literally spell the end of America and Western Civilization. On Thursday, the Mitt Romney campaign held its own conference call with its own faith leaders who ripped Gingrich for his arrogance, recklessness, and "despicable behavior": The Mitt Romney campaign held a conference call this morning with social conservative... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 01/06/2010, 4:50pm
Are you familiar with the name Dennis Baxley? He's a former Florida legislator who took over the Florida Christian Coalition in 2008, a position he held until last summer when he resigned to promote Republican Senate hopeful Marco Rubio's campaign. Back in 2008, Baxley made news for saying that Barack Obama's "Muslim roots and training" were "pretty scary" to everyday Christians. Well, he's decided to make his try and get his old seat back in the state legislature: Former Florida Christian Coalition leader Dennis Baxley confirmed he is running for re-election... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 06/09/2009, 6:09pm
The Club for Growth has nominated Florida Gov. Charlie Crist for its Comrade of the Month Award for May. It's not meant as a compliment.Speaking of Crist, Dennis Baxley has resigned his position as executive director of the Christian Coalition of Florida in order to work full-time in promoting Marco Rubio, Crist's Republican primary opponent.Promise Keepers is expanding its mission: "This event is going to honor women ... We’re going to honor the poor, the oppressed, and the needy. We’re going to honor the believing Jew."Texas Governor Rick Perry has put his name on... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 09/11/2008, 12:17pm
The Christian Coalition has had its share of problems in recent years. Ever since Ralph Reed left, the Coalition has been in a freefall, watching as state chapters sever their ties with the national organization and then start suing each other and then trying to hire a new president to turn everythying around, only to have him resign before ever taking office because they are unwilling to consider broadening their agenda. It was into this chaos that Dennis Baxley stepped when he took over the Christian Coalition of Florida earlier this year, seemingly fully aware of the... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 01/24/2008, 6:02pm
In the early going, before the entrance of Fred Thompson and the rise of Mike Huckabee, Mitt Romney set out to be the preferred candidate of the Religious Right. And he was well positioned to do so, since Rudy Giuliani and John McCain were (and are) widely reviled by the Religious Right establishment and their supporters. Back then, Romney was hard at work meeting with Jerry Falwell and others, hobnobbing with right-wing leaders at their events, and buying victories in conservative straw polls. But then Fred Thompson appeared on the scene and began siphoning off... MORE >
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