Tea Party

The NRA is winning the battle over gun control

President Barack Obama pleaded with Congress last week to remember the victims of December's schoolhouse shootings in Connecticut and tighten the nation's gun laws.... Read more »

April 7, 2013

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Doug Mainwaring: I'm gay and I oppose same-sex marriage

Doug Mainwaring, a homosexual man and co-founder of the National Capital Tea Party Patriots, published a piece about why he is opposed to same-sex marriage on The... Read more »

April 1, 2013

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Drone industry worries about privacy backlash

It's a good bet that in the not-so-distant future aerial drones will be part of Americans' everyday lives, performing countless useful functions. Read more »

March 29, 2013

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GOP ponders long list of names, policies for 2016

The Republican Party's search for a way back to presidential success is drawing a striking array of personalities and policy options. Read more »

March 27, 2013

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Virginia's experiment: Can hard-right ideology win in a 50/50 state?

Virginia is conducting nothing short of a grand political experiment in 2013, testing whether a tea party favorite can carry a closely divided state with conservative... Read more »

March 27, 2013

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Women and visas: Many optimistic of possible comprehensive immigration reform

"If you wish to live and work in America, then we will find a place for you." Read more »

March 22, 2013

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