Tea Party

House Majority Leader Cantor defeated in primary

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was defeated Tuesday by a little-known economics professor in Virginia's Republican primary, a stunning upset and major victory for... Read more »

June 10, 2014


News Guide: Primary elections Tuesday in 6 states

Voters head to the polls Tuesday in primary elections in five states, plus a runoff in Arkansas. Here are some highlights. Read more »

June 10, 2014


Rick Perry's Texas legacy unraveling as he leaves

As he gears up for a possible second presidential run, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is crisscrossing the country extolling a business-first philosophy he says made his... Read more »

June 4, 2014


House voting to hold ex-IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt

The House is preparing to vote Wednesday on holding a former Internal Revenue Service official in contempt of Congress for refusing to testify at a pair of committee... Read more »

May 7, 2014


Thoughts on the need for a bit more thought

Robert Bennett reflects on three incidents from this week's news: Donald Sterling's comments, Cliven Bundy's situation, and Kentucky Tea Party Patriots and their... Read more »

May 5, 2014


Lawyer for ex-IRS official at center of conservative targeting controversy asks to address House

The lawyer for a former Internal Revenue Service official at the heart of the agency's tea party controversy asked Monday to address the House ahead of a vote to hold... Read more »

April 28, 2014


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