Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty


Is Texas executing justice?

Texas conservative and GOP Precinct Chairman, Pat Monks, explains why Texas should repeal the death penalty in a recent Daily Caller column. When speaking of the 500th execution in Texas, Mr. Monks said, “As a lifelong Texan and conservative Republican, I think this latest execution r
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Success Continues

Our momentum is still growing fresh off of our successful launch at CPAC in March. Conservatives everywhere are increasingly becoming aware that the death penalty does not align with conservative principles – with the latest evidence coming out of Nebraska. Last week lawmakers in the
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Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty featured in the Daily Caller

Former Montana State House Majority Leader Roy Brown details in the Daily Caller why conservatives everywhere should be concerned about the death penalty. Mr. Brown, a founding member of Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty, said, There is no deeper violation of a citizen’s
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Success at CPAC

Our national debut at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in March was a huge success. Thank you to all who were part of it. Our CPAC booth was the busiest in our row. Hundreds of supporters visited us and expressed their support. Many asked, “Where have you been for s
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Religious Groups’ Official Positions on Capital Punishment

The Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life released a composite of many religions’ and denominations’ official positions on the death penalty. It shouldn’t be a surprise that most support repealing the death penalty.
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Right Side Round Table: Should the death penalty be repealed?

Drew Johnson of the Chattanooga Times Free Press reports on Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty and the death penalty’s many flaws. He said, In 2011, public support for the death penalty fell to its lowest level in nearly four decades. That’s because the death penalty drai
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Why Conservatives are Concerned about the Death Penalty

I have a blog post in the Bell Towers today about why conservatives are realizing the death penalty is a failed policy. The post states, Conservatives across the board have come to the conclusion that the death penalty is a broken system for many different reasons. It goes on to say:
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Small Government Conservative? Group Says You Should Oppose Death Penalty

US News and World Report published an article detailing Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty’s success at CPAC and the strong conservative support for repealing the death penalty. Journalist, Elizabeth Flock states, For years, those who supported the death penalty largely s
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