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Can’t Wear an American Flag T-Shirt? Not on Cinco de Mayo Say California Judges

Can’t Wear an American Flag T-Shirt? Not on Cinco de Mayo Say California Judges

Once again, a politically correct true story is stranger than fiction. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that students at Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, California aren’t allowed to wear American flag T-shirts on May 5, the Mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo. The court’s reasoning for this bizarre decision? Because displays of American patriotism would […]

Good News for Texas Tea Party Challenger

Good News for Texas Tea Party Challenger

In most elections around the country, the Tea Party candidate is usually the challenger and the underdog. However, there’s a big exception in the Texas GOP Lieutenant Governor’s race between Tea Party challenger Dan Patrick (left) and incumbent David Dewhurst (right). With less than a month before the May 27 Republican primary, Patrick has the unlikely role of being a […]

Proof that Lois Lerner and DOJ Targeted Tea Party Groups

Proof that Lois Lerner and DOJ Targeted Tea Party Groups

If you needed proof that former IRS Commissioner Lois Lerner conspired with the Department of Justice to target (and look into criminal prosecution of) Tea Party groups, now you’ve got it. A recent FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) request by Judicial Watch revealed damning evidence that the IRS and DOJ looked to damage and prosecute political enemies of President Obama. […]

Veteran Conservative Calls for Tea Party to Take Back “Hijacked” GOP

Veteran Conservative Calls for Tea Party to Take Back “Hijacked” GOP

Tea Party conservatives who are angry at establishment Republicans for “hijacking” the Republican Party need to “take our party back,” says long-time conservative advocate Richard Viguerie. In an excerpt from his new book “Takeover: The 100-Year War for the Soul of the GOP and How Conservatives Can Finally Win It,” Viguerie details the history of the modern conservative movement and […]

Western States Look to Regain Control of Federal Land

Western States Look to Regain Control of Federal Land

Last Friday, 50 political leaders from nine Western states convened in Salt Lake City, Utah for the Legislative Summit on the Transfer of Public Lands. These lawmakers said that the time has come for them to take control of resource-rich federal lands within their borders. They also suggested that the standoff between Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and the federal government […]

Tea Party Senator Calls for an End to Political Favoritism and Crony Capitalism

Tea Party Senator Calls for an End to Political Favoritism and Crony Capitalism

A Tea Party Senator recently attacked crony capitalism and corporatism in the Obama Administration – and within the Republican Party. In a recent National Review editorial, Utah Senator Mike Lee identified policies like cap-and-trade, Dodd-Frank, and Obamacare as examples of the President’s policies that have promoted “crony capitalism.” He applauds Republicans for condemning it specifically (for the first time) in […]

Tea Party Candidate Comes from One of the Most Liberal Industries

Tea Party Candidate Comes from One of the Most Liberal Industries

There are no shortage of unique stories in this 2014 election season, and a California Congressional race is no exception. It involves a Republican freshman who made a controversial vote on the hottest of hot-button issues… and his challenger, who comes from the most unlikely industry and city. Paul Cook, a former state assemblyman, was elected in 2012 in California’s […]

GOP Establishment Declares All-Out War on the Tea Party

GOP Establishment Declares All-Out War on the Tea Party

If you had any doubts that the Republican Establishment was fighting a no-holds-barred civil war against grass-roots conservatives and the Tea Party, wonder no more. This weekend, House Speaker John Boehner reportedly will attend a $5,000-a-head Amelia Island, Fla., event. It’s sponsored by the anti-tea party group Republican Main Street Partnership and heavily funded by labor unions. Boehner’s No. 2 […]

Is the Tea Party Movement Spreading to Europe? Maybe…

Is the Tea Party Movement Spreading to Europe? Maybe…

Most Tea Party groups around the country started with libertarian-leaning folks who wanted government to get out of all aspects their lives – from their bank accounts to the bedroom. In another country across the Atlantic, people are demonstrating in the streets against their socialist leaders and over-reaching government programs. This political uprising is from an unlikely sector: Social conservatives […]

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Tea Party Candidate in Kansas Is Obama’s Cousin… But That’s Not the Strangest Part of this Campaign

In another example of truth being stranger than fiction, Dr. Milton Wolf — the Tea Party challenger to long-time Kansas Republican Senator Pat Roberts — is President Obama’s 2nd cousin. Wolf’s mother was a cousin to Obama’s grandmother, Madelyn Dunham. However, this fact alone isn’t the strangest part of this campaign. As they say in marketing, “But wait, there’s more.” […]