Articles Tagged 'Tea Party'
IRS vows to finally begin processing applications of targeted tea party groups
The IRS is still holding up three tea party groups’ applications, Commissioner John Koskinen admitted in a letter to Congress last week — but he… READ MORE
How We Killed the Tea Party
As we watch the Republican Party tear itself to shreds over Donald Trump, perhaps it’s time to take note of another conservative political phenomenon that… READ MORE
Trump train derails tea party movement
The tea party movement, which dominated Republican elections in 2010 and 2012 and forced Congress to move to the right policywise, has hit a rough… READ MORE
Federal Agency: Wearing ‘Don’t Tread on Me’ Gadsden Flag Symbol Might Be Actionable Racial Harassment
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is looking into whether wearing a depiction of the Gadsden flag to work should be considered racial harassment after a… READ MORE
Tea Party candidate will run as Democrat in bid to oust GOP chairman
Tea party insurgent Art Halvorson has decided to run as a Democrat this fall in an effort to oust House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman… READ MORE
Court rebukes IRS for tea party targeting, orders release of secret list
A federal appeals court spanked the IRS Tuesday, saying it has taken laws designed to protect taxpayers from the government and turned them on their… READ MORE
Feds clear IRS, Lois Lerner of criminal behavior in tea party scandal
The IRS did mishandle tea party and conservative groups’ nonprofit applications, but their behavior didn’t break any laws, the Justice Department said in a letter… READ MORE
$100 MILLION to Destroy The Tea Party
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce will literally double down in its efforts to crush the Tea Party to get legislation–like a comprehensive amnesty bill and… READ MORE
GLENN BECK: TEA PARTIERS WHO SUPPORT DONALD TRUMP ARE RACIST
On Tuesday, talk radio host Glenn Beck accused the Tea Party supporters of GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump of being racists.
While he questioned whether… READ MORE
Jeb Bush holds firm on immigration, Common Core as tea partiers lead CPAC walkout
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush followed through Friday on his promise not to pander to the party’s activists base, standing his ground on a couple of thorny issues that most grass-roots conservatives can’t stomach.
In a highly anticipated appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference, Mr. Bush did not waiver in his support for Common Core K-12 education standards and… READ MORE