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  1. Republican presidential candidates court evangelical votersRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Economist

    FOR more than two decades evangelical Christians have held a mystical sway in the minds of Republican presidential candidates plotting a course through the primaries towards their party's nomination. In recent years some of the dynamism in the conservative base has shifted towards the populist politics of the Tea Party.


  2. Clyde Fabretti, a white-collar criminal, holds a key position in Rubio's presidential campaign.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    Earlier this month, when Sen. Marco Rubio named his top campaign representatives across Florida, he tapped a conservative activist named Clyde Fabretti as one of the leaders of his presidential effort in Orange County, a key district that includes Orlando. But Fabretti, the co-founder of the West Orlando Tea Party, has a sketchy background that might not reflect well on Rubio's campaign: He is a convicted white-collar criminal with a history of questionable business dealings and associations with fraudsters.


  3. On Native GroundMEMO to Dems: Ignore the Base and You'LL Lose ElectionsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... marriage is presented to the voters to decide upon, it gets rejected. And in upstate New York, we saw that the Tea Party Republicans don't have as much clout as they think. Off-year elections are generally decided by local concerns more than ...


  4. On Native GroundKILLING Democracy, One Dollar at a TimeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... and reactionaries are elected on Nov. 2 to begin their long cherished goal of rolling back the 20th century. The Tea Party folks are the useful idiots being exploited by the monied interests. Working Americans have been under assault for more than ...


  5. Campaign 2012SMARTER Than She LooksRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... donors responded to the third-term Iowan. "I'm a Congressman, but I'm not a politician," the chairwoman of the Tea Party Caucus in the House of Representatives, winner of the Iowa Straw Poll and apparent Tea Party favorite told a wildly cheering ...


  6. Why Ted Cruz Probably Won't WinRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... lies Cruz's challenge. Call it the Cruz Ted bears. The data are clear that Cruz is consolidating the party's Tea Party and very conservative factions. Three national polls in November break Republicans into three ideological categories, dividing ...


  7. endorsedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | Daily Kos

    ... which was obtained by The New York Times, Mr. Singer described Mr. Rubio - who was elected to the Senate in the Tea Party wave but has been embraced by the party's Washington elite - as the only candidate who can "navigate this complex primary ...


  8. On Native GroundTHE Irs "Scandal" is All Smoke, No FireRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... hence the shortcuts that were taken. But even with the Cincinnati office allegedly looking for organizations with "Tea Party" or "Patriot" in their titles. it had little effect on the process. A recent report by the Institute for Research & ...


  9. The Transformation of AmericaPart I: Obama's Majority Mandates Real ProgressRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... the first presidential debate - whether for real, or just severely pandering and then severely breaking from the Tea Party GOP constituency - the "new" Romney emerged as Moderate Mitt. Yeah, sure! Yet, beyond Mr. Obama winning the election and ...


  10. Campaign 2012MITT and Perry Can't Raise CainRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... and make people think it is important to them. Or, at least, the talk set used to be able to do that until the Tea Party came to Washington in 2010 and turned Congress upside down, as it deserved to be. Ever since then, people have traded in ...


  11. Brasch WordsTEA Party Snake Oil for SaleRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2011 | American Reporter

    The Tea Party, mutant spawn of billionaires and the Republican Party, held their spineless parents and the nation hostage during the debt ceiling crisis, and now demands an even greater ransom. Flushed with what they mistakenly believe is success, they have launched an all-out assault upon the presidency.


  12. Brasch WordsHATE and Hate Speech: What We KnowRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Three months earlier, the sheriff, possibly the most respected law enforcement officer in Arizona, said the Tea Party "brings out the worst in America," and implied that the atmosphere of hate was partially responsible for the resulting murders. ...


  13. On Native GroundVERMONT Shows How to Keep Alive the Lost Art of Civility in PoliticsRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... left six bystanders dead and 13 others wounded - was the work of a mentally-ill psychopath. This fact has made the Tea Party folk breathe a sigh of relief, for they can write off this attack as just another crazy person with a gun. But the extreme ...


  14. Ensley to seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... fallen out of favor with members of the Haywood County Republican Party leadership, which was taken over by the Tea Party/Libertarian faction this spring. In emails, party leaders often refer to Ensley as a RINO, a Republican in Name Only, and ...


  15. Here Comes Cruz in Iowa, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | National Review Online

    In the latest Quinnipiac poll, Cruz has nearly caught Trump . It's Trump 25, Cruz 23. Cruz is asserting his dominance among Tea Partiers and very conservative voters , and leads among evangelicals, although that's closer .


  16. Maine Proposes Ban On Junk Food Purchases With Food StampsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... and Human Services Commissioner Mary Mayhew. Mayhew, who was appointed by Republican Governor Paul LePage, a Tea Party activist who has made welfare reform a priority, said the majority of state residents who receive food stamps are also on ...


  17. Ted Cruz could actually be the Republican nominee for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... history. At a time when the party is defined by the struggle between the establishment and the insurgents of the Tea Party, almost no one is as vehement an opponent of that establishment as Ted Cruz. Unlike every other candidate, he hasn't done ...


  18. Iowa Poll: Cruz Supplants Carson as Top Trump ChallengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Weekly Standard

    ... to be on the rise in the Hawkeye State. According to Quinnipiac, Cruz has a large lead among self-described Tea Party voters with 42 percent to Trump's 23 percent. He also leads among white evangelicals-a core group of support for Carson-with 27 ...


  19. Ted Cruz now breathing down Donald Trump's neck in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... the top tier with slightly more than two months before the voting begins." Cruz wins a whopping 42 percent of the Tea Party vote - almost twice that of Trump. He also cleans up with the "very" conservative but polls worse with the "somewhat" ...


  20. Mississippi 9/12 Project Rallies for Conservative Victories at State Capitol on Apr. 15Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The Mississippi 9/12 Project , a grassroots political group similar in nature to the T.E.A. Party movement, will host a rally at the Mississippi State Capitol Building in Jackson tomorrow, Thursday, April 15, 2010 - Tax Day. The purpose of the rally will be to build momentum to elect conservatives to office at every level: federal, state, and local.