How And When The Repeal Of #Obamacare Is Likely To Go Down

Policy Analysts Watching Republicans Actions Closely, Staffers Assure Commitment To Repeal Is Ironclad. BY: Keith Plunkett | UC Staff Ramesh Ponnoru with AEI summed up in a December 16 article how Republicans would most likely attempt a quick repeal of Obamacare, while being careful to leave certain regulations in place for incoming Health and Human […]


A Petition Requesting Action From Ole Miss Chancellor Jeff Vitter . . .

United Conservatives and Senator Chris McDaniel’s office began receiving calls early on November 29 from students at Ole Miss concerned about a resolution being introduced by ASB Senators that evening.  The resolution recommended the university administration take immediate steps to make the Ole Miss campus a “formal sanctuary for undocumented immigrants, their families and related […]


UCF Executive Committee cites Common Core and separation of powers in recommending vote against Initiative 42

The United Conservatives Fund (UCF) Executive Committee has voted to recommend all members, supporters and volunteers vote against Initiative 42. Initiative 42 is a ballot initiative that will amend the Mississippi Constitution to remove the state legislature from the position of creating education policy and hand authority to the judiciary. UCF took a lead role […]


TERM LIMITS ABOUT GOOD POLICY DIALOGUE OVER POLITICAL FAVORITISM

BY: B. Keith Plunkett | UCF Staff When UCF announced we would spearhead a ballot initiative for term limits in Mississippi several weeks ago, the pundits, many of whom also benefit from the current political structure, began to crank out rationalizations against it. The only thing close to a thoughtful argument against term-limits from any […]


VIDEO: UCF POLICY DIRECTOR DISCUSSES SUCCESS OF #VETOSB2161 CAMPAIGN AND TERM LIMITS INITIATIVE

The United Conservatives Fund Director of Policy and Communications Keith Plunkett recently sat down to discuss the success of the #VetoSB2161 campaign pushed by the UCF Team and the many volunteers against Common Core. Plunkett also discussed the new ballot initiative to limit the terms of state legislators and statewide elected officials. The transcripts of […]


THE TRUTH ABOUT SB 2161 AND COMMON CORE

Hi, friends. Governor Phil Bryant has vetoed Senate Bill 2161 and helped us maintain a strong fight against Common Core. Our entire team at UCF would like to thank you for joining with us to sign the petition. We’re happy to have united conservatives around the movement against Common Core. This is an example of […]


UNITED CONSERVATIVES FUND MOVES INTO SECOND PHASE OF CANDIDATE RECRUITING FOR 2015 ELECTIONS

(Laurel, MS)–The United Conservatives Fund (UCF) today opened the process of candidate vetting for upcoming elections by the UCF Executive Committee to the general public. Members of the organization began recruiting conservative candidates to submit their information for consideration three-weeks ago. UCF Director of Policy and Communications Keith Plunkett said the first call went out […]


THIS IS HOW WE ARE MAKING AN IMPACT

A LETTER FROM KEITH PLUNKETT In a recent commentary written by Bill Crawford he asks a question Mississippi Conservatives have been asking for years now: “What about all those state senators and representatives and city and county officials who converted from Democrat to Republican over the last several years? Were they impersonating Democrats before they […]