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Rep. Bucshon has edge against Tea Party challenge, but tough general election looms

Freshman Rep. Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.) is taking no chances in his primary contest, but his efforts could leave him vulnerable in the general election. Read more...
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Mixed results for tea party in 2 Fla. primaries

News : The Newsroom (2 years ago)

Veteran Rep. John Mica turned back a challenge from tea party freshman Rep. Sandy Adams in their Florida GOP primary Tuesday, but another longtime GOP congressman, Cliff Stearns, was trailing his tea party challenger. Read Post

Matt Welch on Rand Paul, the Tea Party, and Racism

News : Reason (15 hours ago)

The Tea Party was commonly portrayed upon its arrival on the national scene as a racist spasm against a black president. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) was the leading member of the 2010 Tea Party class of elected officials—and he did nothi... Read Post

Suprise! Eric Cantor Lands $3.4 Million Job on Wall Street

US Politics / Liberal : Political Mojo (8 hours ago)

After Rep. Eric Cantor lost his primary to a tea party challenger in June, he could have stayed on as a lame duck, collecting his salary and voting as a full member of Congress through January 2015. Instead, Cantor decided to step d... Read Post


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