Ezra Klein: “Starting around the 2010 Tea Party surge, Republican voters have repeatedly chosen the most extreme candidates during primaries, and have paid a real electoral price, particularly in the Senate.” “If Republicans held all these seats today, and if [...]
Tonight is the Below Deck reunion! Tune in and join us in the comments on this post to snark through it together! Apparently people really hated Matt Lauer – Dlisted Are you disgruntled over the latest death on Walking Dead? – Celebitchy...Show More Summary
In this week’s episode of Building Local Power we interview Debbie Dooley, President of Conservatives for Energy Freedom and co-founder of the Green Tea Coalition in the southern United States
Tea party insurgent Art Halvorson is weighing yet another bid to oust veteran Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), he told The Hill.
Several recent books and websites quote Penelope Barker (shown here, courtesy of the Edenton Historical Commission), reputed organizer of the “Edenton Tea Party,” as making this statement about the event: Maybe it has only been men who have protested the king up to now. Show More Summary
Post by CafeMom Contributors. Life is a celebration, especially when you’re pregnant. Whether it’s for a baby shower, wedding, holiday party, or just a fancy afternoon tea party with your besties, it’s fun to find reasons to dress up and look your best. Show More Summary
Daniel Sangjib Min/Richmond Times-Dispatch via AP Voters line up to cast ballots at Richmond Public Library on November 7, 2017 R epublicans had stunning success after the 2010 Tea Party wave election tilting the rules of our election processes in their favor. Show More Summary
TAXPROF: The IRS Scandal, Day 1672: Ohio Attorney General Asks Federal Court To Release Lois Lerner’s Deposition In Tea Party Targeting Case.
Cincinnati Enquirer, Ohio AG DeWine Wants Lois Lerner's IRS Testimony Unsealed in Tea Party Case: Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has thrown his support behind efforts to unseal testimony by two former IRS officials at the center of the tea party scandal of 2013. A federal judge previously sealed the...
When my sister was a kid she used to have a hard time finding real life friends to come to her tea party so she would sit down with her stuffed animals and the cat, which was a good enough guest list for her most of the time. My dadShow More Summary
Not too long ago, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Utah Sen. Mike Lee were conservative darlings. Both of them first ran for the Senate as Tea Party upstarts against Republican insiders, and both distinguished themselves as creative conservative policymakers who were eager to modernize the Reaganite agenda. Show More Summary
A USEFUL CORRECTIVE FROM RANDY BARNETT: I think that Tom should read what an actual expert on what the Tea Party believed wrote. Because expertise. And maybe this.
OH, THAT FAKE NEWS: ABC News Suspends Brian Ross for Four Weeks Without Pay: ‘Effective Immediately.’ Flashback: ABC News, Brian Ross apologize for report suggesting shooting suspect tied to Tea Party.
I DON’T REMEMBER HER RINGING THIS ALARM BELL WHILE OBAMA WAS DOUBLING THE DEBT: Yellen: National debt ‘should keep people awake at night.’ I mean, the Tea Party movement was all about this stuff and they just got called Nazis and racists. Suddenly people care?
A Trump-appointed judge has issued his ruling. Mick Mulvaney – the Tea Party Congressman turned Trump apparatchik – will run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The political extremist who once said the CFPB was “extremely frightening,”...Show More Summary
Tea party? No, we have more important things to discuss, like crafting a perfect Nobel acceptance speech. Or a post-election victory speech. Or practicing your college applicant interview. Or re-enacting history with an eye to the future. Show More Summary
Charles and David Koch, the right-wing billionaires known for bankrolling Tea Party candidates and other conservative and libertarian priorities, backed a sale of Time Inc. to Meredith Corporation Sunday, giving the corporation control over a number of iconic magazines, including Time, Sports Illustrated, and People. Show More Summary
Following Tea Party victories in 2010, anti-Sharia legislation hit state legislature committees constantly, with more than 70 bill proposals in 2011 and 2012 alone. However, 2013 through 2016 saw significantly less proposals, making the 2017 session (a 320% increase) even more significant.
The IRS Scandal, Day 1657: Lois Lerner Fears Retaliation If Her Tea Party Targeting Deposition Is Made Public UC-Hastings Dean Calls Bar Exam Failure For Top Law Schools 'Unconscionable' Roger Colinvaux (Catholic), The House Tax Bill Could Be The End Of Charities As We Know Them Bryan Camp (Texas Tech),...
Tea Party leader pushes back at Lerner.