Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell vowed any tea party candidates challenging establishment Republicans in the 2014 midterm elections would not just fail — but fail…READ MORE
House Republicans said Friday that the IRS has agreed to turn over documents and emails from Lois G. Lerner, the agency’s former employee who was at the center of the tea party targeting scandal.
The announcement comes after months of jockeying between House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp and the IRS, which had said it was wading through…
McALLEN, Tex. — There was no Ted Cruz, coming out of nowhere in a blaze of Tea Party fervor, to upend the establishment in a marquee race when Texas Republicans went to the polls Tuesday in the nation’s first round of 2014 primaries.
But even if Republican stalwarts in Congress like Senator John Cornyn and Representative Pete Sessions routed insurgent…
The House on Thursday rejected a Democratic resolution that condemned Oversight & Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) for shutting down a committee hearing without letting any Democrat speak.
With dozens of Democrats standing by her, Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) proposed the resolution Thursday morning, a day after Issa held a combative hearing with a former IRS official involved…
Lois G. Lerner, the woman at the center of the IRS targeting scandal, again refused to testify Wednesday about her role in the matter, thwarting…READ MORE
Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner, a central figure in the IRS scandal, will appear before Congress on Wednesday after refusing to testify last…READ MORE
The IRS’s new proposal to crack down on nonprofits was in the works a year before the tea party targeting scandal broke, according to a…READ MORE
As the Tea Party turns five years old, some of its stars gathered Thursday to argue the movement is still growing and not on the…READ MORE
A coalition of Texas Tea Party leaders are blasting Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Texas) for the campaign he’s run against Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) and are throwing their weight behind another candidate.
Their defection is the latest sign of Stockman’s struggles in this Tuesday’s GOP primary, with his lackluster campaign laughed off by the establishment and even panned by the quixotic…
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) told a gathering of Tea Party conservatives that those affiliated with the movement need to watch what they say, alluding to…READ MORE