Tea Party

Utah Sen. Mike Lee emerges as a communitarian

For those who expect and fear an irrepressible conflict between the tea party and the Republican establishment, Sen. Mike Lee of Utah is a hopeful anomaly. Read more »

Nov. 20, 2013


GOP infighting fierce even in Western strongholds like Utah and Idaho

Republicans have made the Mountain West a stronghold, which is why brewing party brawls in Wyoming, Idaho and Utah are bedeviling loyalists who yearn for GOP unity. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2013


Mia Love says, 'I don't believe in labels'

Congressional candidate Mia Love rejected the tea party label Wednesday and said she disagreed with how Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, and others in the conservative... Read more »

Nov. 13, 2013


Both parties claim victories in changing landscapes

Both parties are claiming good omens from last week's elections. As we sift through them, we should remember that no election turns on a single factor. There are many... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2013


Sen. Mike Lee in Iowa debut: Time to stop being 'party of no'

Utah Sen. Mike Lee made his Iowa political debut Saturday with a call for his fellow tea party conservatives to take the lead in repairing the rift in the Republican... Read more »

Nov. 9, 2013


Iowa fundraiser featuring Sen. Mike Lee a 'rallying point' for tea party

A fundraiser Saturday for the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition featuring Utah Sen. Mike Lee is turning into a call to arms for the tea party after this week's... Read more »

Nov. 8, 2013


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