Tea Party

Reports of tea party's demise are greatly exaggerated

Obituaries for the tea party have been rampant in the past six months. But the tea party demonstrated it really isn’t dead after all. Last week, a tea party... Read more »

June 18, 2014

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Hot race for No. 3 spot in GOP leadership

The contest for the No. 3 spot in the House GOP has turned into conservatives' last, best shot at joining the congressional leadership after getting shut out of the... Read more »

June 18, 2014

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Lawmakers: IRS says it lost more emails connected to tea party investigation

The Internal Revenue Service has lost more emails connected to the tea party investigation, congressional investigators said Tuesday. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Cantor reality check — It's always about the ground game

Conventional wisdom, that self-righteous propagandist, has it that Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's trouncing by an academic, tea-sipping nobody marks... Read more »

June 16, 2014

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Many miles left to go before the race in 2016

Last week was significant with respect to the race in 2016. Hillary Clinton sat down with Diane Sawyer for an extensive personal interview and House Majority Leader... Read more »

June 16, 2014

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Examining the implications of the Eric Cantor upset

A tea party upstart defeated House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a one of the biggest upsets in U.S. political history. We look at the ramifications. Read more »

June 15, 2014

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