Articles Tagged 'Tea Party'


Boehner rips right for raising money by ‘just beating the dickens out of me’

by David McCabe, The Hill
Published on January 24, 2015

Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is blaming conservative groups in Washington for turning him into a human pinata to raise money. In an interview to air… READ MORE

Donald Trump states case for becoming next president

by MAYA T. PRABHU | The State
Published on January 20, 2015

MYRTLE BEACH — Businessman Donald Trump said he is giving “serious thought” to running for president in 2016 and that he thinks he would be… READ MORE

IRS keeps Albuquerque Tea Party in limbo 5 years after tax-exempt status application

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on January 13, 2015

Before there were the lost Lerner emails, the congressional hearings and the retaliatory budget cuts, there was the Albuquerque Tea Party, a group of politically… READ MORE

Ted Cruz scheduled to address South Carolina Tea Party convention

by David Sherfinski - The Washington Times  |  published on January 3, 2015
Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, is scheduled to be a featured speaker at the fourth annual South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention to be held Jan. 17-19 in Myrtle Beach. Joe Dugan, founder and executive producer of the convention, said Friday that the event will also feature training classes for grassroots leaders and activists and panel discussions.… READ MORE

GOP report: Top IRS official considered admitting targeting before 2012 election — but didn’t

Published on December 23, 2014

A top IRS official considered going public with the agency’s targeting of conservative groups at a hearing just months before the 2012 presidential election but… READ MORE

Tea party to defend its small government champions in 2016 Senate races

by Seth McLaughlin - The Washington Times
Published on December 22, 2014

Sen. John McCain likely has a bull’s-eye on his back, but tea party groups have signaled that they expect the 2016 Senate races to be… READ MORE

Democrats sell Christmas gifts that say ‘I Hate Tea Parties’

by Patrick Howley, The Daily Caller|
Published on December 4, 2014

The Democratic National Committee is selling Christmas gifts including an “I Hate Tea Parties” tumbler. The Democrats tweeted Tuesday a list of overpriced items they’re… READ MORE

Federal judge tosses tea party suit seeking permanent protection from IRS targeting

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on October 24, 2014

A federal court shot down a tea party group’s effort to permanently bar the Internal Revenue Service from targeting conservative groups for special scrutiny, issuing… READ MORE

Tea party sets sights on John McCain: ‘We’re sick to death of him’

by Cheryl K. Chumley - The Washington Times
Published on September 25, 2014

Sen. John McCain, 78, is starting to make moves that he’s interested in a sixth term — but tea party types are saying not so… READ MORE

Will Tea Party, GOP establishment be ‘mending fences’ to win Senate in November?

Published on September 21, 2014

After a long, unapologetic effort to defeat Tea Party and other so-called “unelectable” candidates in GOP primaries, the Washington establishment will likely need Tea Party… READ MORE