Americans Should Never Forget Our Heritage

BY: Senator Chris McDaniel Liberty. Thomas Jefferson, a man whose personal motto was “Rebellion to tyranny is obedience to God,” defined it as well as anyone ever has 240 years ago in the Declaration of Independence. “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their […]


Deeply Divided: How Conservatives Will Overcome The Establishment And Reform Our Party, State And Nation

BY: Senator Chris McDaniel Much has been made about the present divide in the Republican Party.  Mississippi is no stranger to the controversy.  My U.S. Senate race against Thad Cochran in 2014 exposed deep divisions within the party, both state and national. Incumbent U.S. Senator Thad Cochran had to rely upon thousands of liberal Democrats […]


UCF NAMES DON HARTNESS AS NEW MISSISSSIPPI FIELD DIRECTOR

The United Conservatives Fund (UCF) announced Thursday the addition of Don Hartness to the UCF Team. Hartness, a resident of Rankin County, will join UCF as a statewide field director and will act as outreach coordinator and point of contact for the many member and affiliate organizations across Mississippi. “The United Conservatives Fund team has […]


MISSISSIPPIANS SHOW THE NATION THAT OUR TEARS ARE NEITHER BLACK NOR WHITE

BY: Senator Chris McDaniel On Saturday May 9, Mississippians were shocked to learn that two Hattiesburg police officers, Benjamin Deen and Liquori Tate — one white, one black — were senselessly gunned down after making what appears to have been a routine traffic stop. To date, law enforcement on the local, state and federal levels […]


VIDEO: CHRIS MCDANIEL TALKS CRUZ, COMMUNICATION, AND HOW UCF IS UNITING CONSERVATIVES

Senator Chris McDaniel, Chairman of the United Conservatives Fund, sat down to talk about the recent announcement by Senator Ted Cruz that he is running for President. Chris discusses why the news ignited a firestorm of anger from Democrats and the political establishment, and how the #UCFTeam is working to engage and educate the public […]


ELIMINATING COMMON CORE AND THE FEDERAL ROLE IN EDUCATION

BY: Senator Chris McDaniel Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson pushed the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) through Congress, a $1 billion program to help poor students and less fortunate school districts. When he signed the bill into law on April 11, 1965, LBJ stated that he believed that “no law I have signed […]


MBJ: UNITED CONSERVATIVES FUND COULD UPSET BALANCE OF POWER IN DISTRICT 1 CONGRESSIONAL RACE.

From the Mississippi Business Journal: Should United Conservatives Fund, the political action committee recently formed by the tea party-backed McDaniel, decide to field a candidate in the race, observers say it could upset the balance for Republican candidates supported by the GOP mainstream. It would also represent the first test of McDaniel’s staying power among […]


THE LINES HAVE BEEN CLEARLY DRAWN

A LETTER FROM SENATOR CHRIS MCDANIEL: Friends, The lines have been clearly drawn. This week in the Mississippi Legislature, my conservative colleagues and I fought for you. We fought for your children. We fought for your freedom. Senate leadership attempted to pull a bait and switch on Common Core. Late last year Lt. Governor Tate […]


ROLL CALL HIGHLIGHTS IMPACT UCF WOULD HAVE IN 1ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT SPECIAL ELECTION.

A Roll Call report out today highlights how UCF is making an immediate impact on the political landscape of Mississippi only weeks after the official launch. Fresh from launching the United Conservatives Fund super PAC last month, McDaniel said his group could support a candidate in the 1st District special election. “The United Conservatives Fund […]


PURSUING LIFE, LIBERTY AND HAPPINESS

BY: Sen. Chris McDaniel The embrace of Judeo-Christian morality is an indispensable component of American life and conservative ideology, particularly in the State of Mississippi. It is the acceptance of an astute understanding shared by the founders — a belief that moral truths exist and are necessary for people to responsibly self-govern their own affairs. […]