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 […]


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 […]


WHAT EXACTLY ARE WE CONSERVING?

BY: B. Keith Plunkett | UCF Staff A provocative article out this morning by Matt Cochran entitled “Conservatism is Obsolete” in which he asks a question all conservatives need to consider: What exactly are we conserving? Much of the points Cochran makes have been made here in Mississippi by Sen. Chris McDaniel, myself and others […]


WHY POLITICAL AND GOVERNMENTAL DECENTRALIZATION IS KEY TO SAVING OUR STATE AND NATION

BY: Brad Patano | UCF Executive Committee @statedogg Our country is $18 trillion in debt, fighting a war against an enemy our president refuses to acknowledge, and turning to the left faster than a NASCAR driver. The House and Senate are led by unprincipled self-indulging liberals, and almost every good person we elect to DC […]


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 […]


LATEST “STATE OF THE STATES” DATA SHOWS OPPORTUNITY FOR CONSERVATIVE REVIVAL STARTS IN MISSISSIPPI

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett | UCF Staff The latest ‘State of the States’ reports by Gallup are out this week and the findings show what most already knew about Mississippi: we identify ourselves as the most conservative state in the nation, retaking that distinction from neighboring Alabama. However, as in years past in the […]


REMEMBERING REAGAN’S CONFIDENCE IN CREATIVE COMMUNITY AND PUBLIC SERVICE.

BY: B. Keith Plunkett | UCF Staff On February 6 conservatives celebrated the gift of Ronald Reagan. Born on that date 104 years ago, his presidency embodies the finest moment for conservatism in the modern political era. It’s why every candidate with an ‘R’ next to their name attempts to claim the mantle of Reagan. […]


SEN. MCDANIEL: UCF WILL UNITE CONSERVATIVES AND DEBATE POLICY WITHOUT “SCREAMING AND NAME-CALLING”

Senator Chris McDaniel talked to Politico on Wednesday about his future plans and the goals of the United Conservatives Fund. “I’ve given it a lot of thought. I’ve been praying about it and talking to my family,” the tea party favorite said in a phone interview. Most recently, McDaniel formed the United Conservatives Fund, an […]


HOW CONSERVATIVES CAN OVERCOME DIVISION TO WIN

LISTEN TO DERRICK DISCUSS THIS ARTICLE ON THE UCF PODCAST BY: Derrick Tapp | UCF Executive Committee Conservatives in Mississippi don’t agree on everything and we likely never will. We come from different socioeconomic backgrounds and different geographies. We have unique moral perspectives and family influences. Each of us is at a different point in our journey. […]


SENATOR CHRIS MCDANIEL TO END WEEK-LONG UNITED CONSERVATIVES FUND ANNOUNCEMENT TOUR TONIGHT ON MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST

Laurel, MS. January, 30, 2015–Senator Chris McDaniel will be joined tonight by Gulf Coast conservatives in D’iberville to complete a week-long tour of the state announcing the launch of a new member-led political action committee. McDaniel started last Friday in Tupelo and made stops in Southaven, Pearl, and Hattiesburg over the past week. Hundreds across […]