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  1. Flat tax reappears in GOP primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... the flat tax as a way to appeal to both free-market conservatives that advocate for broad-based tax cuts, and the Tea Party sympathizers concerned with government intrusion." The flat tax, in its present form, dates back to Steve Forbes' run for the ...

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  2. Letter: Only one reason to oppose TPPRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Colorado Statesman

    ... completely unacceptable, and needs to be removed from all future trade agreements. Crista Huff is a Republican and Tea Party activist in Douglas County, Colorado. She owns and operates a stock market website, Goodfellow LLC, and regularly travels to ...

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  3. On Native GroundDEMOCRACY Needs WhistleblowersRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... hence the shortcuts that were taken. But even with the Cincinnati office allegedly looking for organizations with "Tea Party" or "Patriot" in their titles. it had little effect on the process. A recent report by the Institute for Research & ...

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  4. Mississippi 9/12 Project Rallies for Conservative Victories at State Capitol on Apr. 15Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The Mississippi 9/12 Project , a grassroots political group similar in nature to the T.E.A. Party movement, will host a rally at the Mississippi State Capitol Building in Jackson tomorrow, Thursday, April 15, 2010 - Tax Day. The purpose of the rally will be to build momentum to elect conservatives to office at every level: federal, state, and local.

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  5. Marchers for and against marriage equality hit streets in RussellvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    A Tea Party group in the Russellville area organized a march against same-sex marriage Saturday in Russellville, but found themselves matched by marchers for equality. Channel 4 reports.

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  6. The IRS vs. the ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | American Thinker

    The IRS targeting of Tea Party and other conservative groups prior to the 2012 election was an unconscionable abuse of power for which accountability and punishment have been noticeably absent. But this was and is not the only use by the Obama administration of the power to tax to attempt to destroy its political opponents.

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  7. Limbaugh: Rubio can't help supporting amnesty because he's HispanicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    Get this: Rush Limbaugh forgives Rubio's support for amnesty in part because...he's Hispanic . Yes, Rush Limbaugh strongly implied that Rubio's Hispanic nature compelled him to push amnesty! Now, I know Rubio has lost a lot of luster with some people on the Tea Party side because of his flirtation with the Chuck-U Schumer gang on amnesty and immigration.

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  8. National briefs: Funds dry up for Tea Party lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, Tea Party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests. The Kentucky Republican voted against returning John Boehner, R-Ohio, to the speaker's job and opposed an effort by GOP leaders to avoid a standoff with President Barack Obama over immigration that threatened to shut down the Department of Homeland Security.

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  9. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    ... bring on a smaller role for federal government in their lives? I can assure Graves and the others, many of them Tea Party members swept into office in the last several years, that they are whistling past the graveyard. In other words, they are ...

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  10. Debate on the Merits, Anyone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Heartland Institute

    ... the campaign operated below the radar, using the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to conduct inquisitions against Tea Party and conservative groups about their funding sources and affiliations in the course of applying for tax exempt status. Around ...

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  11. IRS proposes eliminating rules against political targeting, abusing taxpayer fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsTarget.com

    ... most people would consider common sense policies," he said. As , the agency improperly targeted conservative and Tea Party groups for extra scrutiny ahead of the 2012 elections, delaying their 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status so they could not ...

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  12. The Playlist: Canary in a Coal MineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Texas Tribune

    ... an open letter to state Senate members - with "Lt. Governor's Grassroots Advisory Board" for letterhead - leading Tea Party activists from around the state blasted the proposed program, calling it "godless" and dropping the "socialistic" bomb. As ...

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  13. Andrew C. McCarthy 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | National Review Online

    ... aliens in our country. Now, I happen to like Karl Rove - if you're looking for the Rove piA ata at the end of the Tea Party, you will not find it in my columns. But can someone as smart as he is really think Congress under Republican control is ...

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  14. Senate attendance record shows Ted Cruz hates votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Chron

    ... for Israel, student loans and human trafficking," Politico writes. Cruz wants to feed his anti-government (read: Tea Party) popularist image, so skirting senatorial duties won't necessarily hurt his campaign. His communications director told ...

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  15. Will The Media Report On The NRA's Second Consecutive High-Profile Nomination Defeat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Media Matters for America

    ... On January 30, the NRA's radio show, also called Cam & Company , interviewed Catherine Engelbrecht, head of the Tea Party group True the Vote which has been accused of engaging in voter intimidation and pushed bizarre conspiracy theories about ...

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  16. Health insurance companies' favorite Michigan legislatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Michigan Radio

    ... the state representatives from Oakland County to do just that. Interestingly, the change is also opposed by the Tea Party's Todd Courser, who says he doesn't like it because it "seems to benefit the insurance companies without any rate reductons." ...

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  17. Grassroots Panel Creates Political Drama for PatrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... activists, many of whom he regularly consulted as a firebrand state senator. The board's chairwoman - a ubiquitous Tea Party organizer named JoAnn Fleming - had a bit more to say, touting the newly minted lieutenant governor's "reputation for ...

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  18. IRS Forced To Release Names Of Targeted GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Forbes.com

    ... into this blog and you should make no inference that they approve of it or even have read it. So we had another Tea Party decision on April 1 of all days. NorCal Tea Party Patriots is one of the ten organizations in a lawsuit against the IRS because ...

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  19. No fast track for TPPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... trade deal which will hurt the American people. It is the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Whether you are in the Tea Party, occupy Wall Street, a Progressive Democrat or a conservative Republican, you should be calling Senator Ayotte and Senator Shaheen ...

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  20. Cruz showed eloquence, and limits, as debater at PrincetonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... to be. As a presidential candidate, he is now calibrating his arguments to win over evangelical Christians, Tea Party voters and moneyed donors. Cruz honed those skills as a college debater, an experience that served as a beta version for his ...

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