Tea Party

House panel refers ex-IRS official Lois Lerner to Justice Dept. over tea party targeting controversy

The House Ways and Means Committee voted Wednesday to refer a former Internal Revenue Service official to the Justice Department for possible criminal prosecution in... Read more »

April 9, 2014


He could be a contender: Republican Ted Cruz has book deal

Sen. Ted Cruz, the Texas Republican often mentioned as a possible presidential candidate, is working on a project considered standard for national contenders: a book. Read more »

April 2, 2014

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IRS chief: Producing documents sought in targeting of tea party groups could take years

The head of the Internal Revenue Service told House Republicans on Wednesday that it would take years to provide all the documents they have subpoenaed in their probe... Read more »

March 26, 2014


Libertarian wave wins big at CPAC

The tea party and especially Sen. Rand Paul won big over the weekend during the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, but GOP establishment figures are... Read more »

March 10, 2014


Tea party challengers struggle to continue success

Four years after the tea party rocked the political world by ousting several prominent Republicans in Congress, the movement finds itself with slimmer prospects as it... Read more »

March 8, 2014


The GOP needs to capture the populist impulse

Post-Obamacare liberalism is in a state of disrepair, having alienated growing numbers of political independents. But on the national level, the GOP needs to appeal to... Read more »

March 2, 2014


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