Articles Tagged 'Tea Party'

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Judge sides with IRS in search for Lerner emails

by Bernie Becker, The HIll
Published on August 9, 2014

A federal judge on Thursday delivered an early setback to a conservative group’s lawsuit against the IRS, denying a request to allow an independent expert…

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Tea Party-backed candidates look for Cantor-style upsets in Senate races this week

by FoxNews.com
Published on August 5, 2014

Tea Party-backed candidates this week are hoping to follow in the footsteps of a little-known economics professor named Dave Brat who stunned the establishment with…

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Tea Party Circles the Wagons Around Justin Amash

by Abby Livingston, Roll Call
Published on July 25, 2014

No House Republican enrages the business-friendly wing of the GOP more than Justin Amash. But members and operatives who hoped to end his political career…

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IRS head confirms investigators have found backup tapes in Lerner probe

by FOXnews.com
Published on July 24, 2014

The head of the IRS confirmed Wednesday that investigators looking into missing emails from ex-agency official Lois Lerner have found and are reviewing “backup tapes”…

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IRS destruction of Lois Lerner’s hard drive confirmed in court filings

by Associated Press, The Washington Times
Published on July 19, 2014

WASHINGTON — The IRS said Friday that Lois Lerner’s computer hard drive was destroyed three years ago, ending any chance of retrieving her lost emails.…

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Senate Republicans paid for Mississippi attack ads painting tea partiers as racist: report

by Jessica Chasmar-The Washington Times
Published on July 17, 2014

Mississippi attack ads that painted conservative Republicans and tea partiers as racists were funded by Senate Republicans, RedState editor-in-chief Erick Erickson has confirmed.
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GOP Congressman: ‘We Just Filed a Resolution Directing the Sergeant-at-Arms to Arrest Lois Lerner for Contempt’

by Jason Howerton, The Blaze
Published on July 11, 2014

Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Texas) announced on Thursday that he has filed a resolution directing the House sergeant-at-arms to “arrest Lois Lerner for contempt of Congress”…

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Tea party still has election hopes as chances dwindle

by Seth McLaughlin-The Washington Times
Published on July 3, 2014

Looking to rebound from a heartbreaking loss in Mississippi’s Senate primary, national tea party groups say they still hope to score a few victories to…

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Tea party has momentum, optimism for another win with Mississippi runoff

by Seth McLaughlin-The Washington Times
Published on June 24, 2014

Energized by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s stunning loss in Virginia earlier this month, tea party Republicans hope to finish the job Tuesday in Mississippi…

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‘I don’t believe you!’: Paul Ryan levels blistering attack against IRS boss over ‘lost’ emails explanation

by FOXNews.com
Published on June 21, 2014

WASHINGTON – A congressional hearing Friday into how the Internal Revenue Service lost thousands of emails from an ex-official accused of targeting conservative groups turned…

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