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Tea Party Candidate Now Likely Winner In Florida Congressional Race

Businessman Curt Clawson won the Republican nomination for U.S. House in Florida's 19th district Tuesday, a giant step toward becoming a member of Congress in the heavily conservative district.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Conservative Political News

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Alabama Live

Sen. Jeff Sessions rallies supporters during Tea Party Express Mobile stop

MOBILE, Alabama - Congress would have an "option to pass a budget that would put America on a sound path," if Republicans are successful in taking control of the U.S. Senate in November, U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Mobile, said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Mobile, AL, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Scott Brown

Free Times

Lindsey Graham Stares Down the Tea Party

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham speaks at a campaign event held April 16 at River Rat Brewery in Columbia.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Columbia, SC, Joe Wilson, US House of Representatives, Bob Inglis


Bruce Braley pushed IRS to crack down on Tea Party groups.

Four days after the head of the Internal Revenue Service denied the agency was targeting conservative social welfare organizations applying for tax exempt status, Rep. Bruce Braley signed a letter urging a probe into the political activities of social welfare organizations.


Related Topix: Tax, US News

News Max

Tea Party's Joe Miller Set to Shake Up Alaska Politics Again

A tea party favorite who challenged Alaska's incumbent Republican senator with the backing of Sarah Palin is threatening to cause new chaos in the state's Republican establishment.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, Ted Stevens, US Governors, Sarah Palin

Slate Magazine

The Tea Party Wants to Help You Go Solar

Last week, with little fanfare and even less debate, Oklahoma lawmakers quietly voted to reverse a nearly four-decade-old law that had barred utility companies from charging customers who install solar panels on their homes more than those who don't.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Mary Fallin, Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, US Governors, Mary Fallin


K Street battles tea party in GOP primaries

It's big business versus the free market once again as K Street lobbyists square off against Tea Party groups in two Republican House primaries this spring.


Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, Michigan, Opinion

Tea party tour makes a stop in Bakersfield to rally faithful

With flag in glasses, volunteer Mary Jo Anhalt says the Pledge of Allegiance at the Give Me Liberty Tour in downrtown Bakersfield.


Related Topix: US News


Tea Party's Woodstock fantasy: Cliven Bundy as the...

Ever since the Tea party started holding events back in 2009 it's been clear that this is the conservative baby boomers' long awaited chance to be a counterculture.


Related Topix: US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat

KTOO-TV Juneau

Joe Miller kicks off campaign in Wasilla

U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller kicked off his campaign last night in Wasilla before a few hundred cheering supporters.


Related Topix: US News


California GOP hopeful wants free college for science, math students

California Republican gubernatorial hopeful Neel Kashkari called for free college tuition for students pursuing math and science degrees, part of an education reform plan released Tuesday that would also model public schools after charter schools.


Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Standardized Testing, Education, Education Etc.

Free Republic

Is Bundy's Protest Tarnishing the Tea Party?

Senior writer John McCormack joined Greta van Susteren's political panel Monday on Fox News to discuss the protest at the Bundy ranch in Nevada.


Related Topix: US News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Daily Kos

Effort underway to get tea party to make common cause with religious right

Earlier today, People for the American Way's Right Wing Watch happened on a conference call sponsored by Tea Party Unity, an organization dedicated to bringing together activists from the tea party and the religious right.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News


Florida election seen as test of Tea Party clout

Washington Watch, formerly called 'Planet Washington,' covers politics and government.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Trey Radel

Washington Times

ISTOOK: Congress on its own can arrest and jail Lois Lerner until she testifies on IRS scandal

On its own, Congress has clear authority to arrest and jail Lois Lerner until she testifies.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Sheldon Whitehouse, US Politics, Democrat


Todd Courser fails one more time

After waiting for months to do it, Attorney General Bill SCHUETTE is endorsing Lt.


Related Topix: US News

Free Republic

5 Ways Obama Has Destroyed The Rule Of Law In America

When you allow unlawful acts to go unpunished, you're moving toward a government of men rather than a government of law; you're moving toward anarchy.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration

Truther Politicians

According to a Tea Party candidate for U.S. Senate in North Carolina, questions about 9/11 still need to be asked.


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Cynthia McKinney, US House of Representatives

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Navy SEAL, Tea Partier Who 'Shot Down Drone' Compete in GOP Primary

Former Navy SEAL Ryan Zinke, the money-raising front runner in June's Republican Congressional primary to become Montana's sole representative in the House of Representatives, says he is better able to provide leadership than the four other candidates who are seeking his party's nod to compete in this November's general election.


Related Topix: US News, University of Oregon, 9

The Hill

McConnell touts conservative cred in new ad

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is touting his conservative credentials in his newest ad, released one month ahead of his primary against Tea Party challenger Matt Bevin .


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Government, Kentucky