On a tragic weekend that featured the second bloody political attack this summer - conservatives Jim Rubens (former New Hampshire State Senator) and Take Back Our Republic Executive Director John Pudner reached across the political divide to address activists from 26 states gathered for a Wolf-PAC training session in Chicago. Pudner was national and religion editor for the Charlottesville Daily Progress, the home newspaper of the city that witnessed the deadly car attack by a right wing Ohioan less than two months after a left wing activist shot Republican Members of Congress at a baseball field. In one-on-one conversations with [...]
The TV ratings are in! More than 1.1 million people watched Take Back's Executive Director John Pudner on "The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton" on Sunday, July 30. That was a 26% increase in the show’s audience from the previous week -- far more viewers than watched CNN's "The Nineties" and almost double the number who watched MSNBC's "Dateline Extra" during the time slot. Take Back coordinators organized house parties to watch Pudner's interview; and tweets encouraging viewership reached hundreds of thousands of Twitter followers of leaders across the political spectrum, including Clinton Cash author Peter Schweizer; Trump critic and Bush Ethics czar [...]
Over the weekend, Georgia coordinator Haleigh Herring invited Take Back Executive Director John Pudner to Houston County, GA. On Saturday, Pudner talked with local politicos about Take Back's efforts to fix America's broken campaign finance system. The event went so well that Pudner has already scheduled a return trip later this month.
School House Rock taught grade school students ever since Generation X about how a bill became a law in Saturday morning cartoons. Now you can be part of the process by calling 202.224.3121 and entering your zip code to leave a message for your Member of Congress to sponsor HR1341 and your two Senators to sponsor S1660. You do not even need to know their names before you call! Here are the steps from that old cartoon, and where this measure is in the process. IDEA, EDUCATION. Within a year of launching, Take Back Our Republic circulated an educational paper [...]
On Sunday, Take Back Our Republic Executive Director John Pudner discussed conservative solutions for campaign finance reform on The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton. After taking questions from Brexit's Steve Hilton, Pudner fielded questions from Kennedy, Jake Horowitz and Jessica Dahl in a second New Revolution segment on Fox News.
Just when it looked like no one could get anything done over the partisan divide, surprise bipartisan co-sponsors emerged in both the House and Senate for legislation based on an Educational Paper written by Take Back Our Republic. With so many large special interest groups fighting for legislation, few in Capitol Hill noticed when a few former Republican campaign workers kicked off Take Back Our Republic in 2015, and released a group of Educational Papers to educate the public and advocate that elected officials and other leaders take a look at their conservative solutions for campaign finance reform. After setting up more [...]
Take Back Our Republic Executive Director John Pudner will be the guest on Fox News' The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton this Sunday, July 30, at 9PM (Eastern). Join the conversation online (@nextrevfnc). Tweets and Facebook Posts may get read on-air during the show!
Take Back Executive Director John Pudner will appear on Fox News' The Next Revolution this Sunday, July 30, at 9PM (EST) to discuss conservative solutions for campaign finance reform with host Steve Hilton and a panel of thought leaders. The show will replay again at Midnight (Eastern). A number of Regional Coordinators for Take Back Our Republic, including Tim Barkley (Birmingham, AL) and Alexis Esneault (Huntsville, AL) will host Watch Parties at their homes. No TV? No problem! Weslie Owens, Take Back's oldest coordinator at 98 years old, is hosting a Watch Party at a friend's house in Ruidoso, New Mexico. [...]
Earlier this month, Take Back Executive Director John Pudner talked to Oregon Coordinators, Jeff Kubler and Dan Laschober, on the "Jeff and Dan Show" about the organization's legislative efforts to fix America's broken campaign finance system.
"Our hearts go out to Senator John McCain and his family today, and our prayers will certainly be with him as he does what he has done throughout his life- fight. A true American patriot, McCain's willingness to fight for his country as a soldier, as a POW, and as a public servant has impacted lives around the globe. At Take Back Our Republic, we are particularly inspired by the maverick's willingness to be among the first to recognize the problem of big money in politics. While McCain-Feingold was not a perfect solution, his fortitude in seeing the problem, taking [...]