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Jenny Beth Martin: Tea Party’s Values ‘Resonate with Americans’ (Newsmax – Melissa Clyne)

The number of tea party Republicans eyeing the White House in 2016 speaks volumes about the impact of the movement, Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin said Wednesday on Newsmax TV's "America's Forum."... Continue here.

Election 2016: Can Ted Cruz Win The Conservative Mantle? (International Business Times – Ginger Gibson)

- If Ted Cruz wants to win the Republican primary, first he’s going to have to win an internal battle in the GOP’s right wing to be the conservative candidate of choice... Continue here.

Conservatism is Cushman’s Cup of Tea (Manteca Bulletin – Jason Campbell)

It’s a quote that has been attributed to many great thinkers across history, most recently Winston Churchill. “If you’re not a socialist when you’re 20 then you don’t have a heart. If you’re not a conservative when you’re 40 then you have no brain.” Well David Cushman has a heart. It’s just one that provides blood to a brain that has allowed him to decide even before he became a rabble-rousing college student that conservatism always made more sense to him... Continue here.

‘We’re Patriots’: Blount Activists Went to Nashville to Oppose Haslam’s Health Plan (The Daily Times – Mike Gibson)

Blount Countians Marilyn Willocks, Mary Cook and Keith Miller say they did wear red shirts Feb. 4 when they traveled to Nashville to oppose Gov. Bill Haslam’s proposed health care expansion plan Insure Tennessee... Continue here.

The South Carolina Tea Party Mega-Event Kicks Off 2016 Presidential Race (Politichicks – Sonya Sasser)

This past weekend at the Springmaid Beach Resort in Myrtle Beach, the South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention officially launched the 2016 presidential race with several potential candidates, including: famous neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson, Conservative darling Senator Ted Cruz, former senator Rick Santorum, and famous business mogul Donald Trump... Continue here.

Three important questions on the prisoner swap

This weeks’ news cycle has been overtaken with reports about the prisoner swap the Obama Administration facilitated with member of the Taliban – and with good reason. Administration officials traded five members of the Taliban at Guantanamo Bay, in exchange for American POW Bowe Bergdahl. Still, some serious questions remain that need answers. Why didn’t President Obama give Congress 30-days’ notice? The announcement was met with bipartisan outrage on Capitol Hill. Why? President Obama failed to[1] give lawmakers 30 days’ notice of transfer, as outlined in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  In response, Obama told ...

The Top 11 Reasons We Need to Fire John Boehner!

John Boehner was elevated to Speaker of the House in 2010 because of the uprising of the Tea Party movement. Boehner promised to fight Obamacare and stand up to President Obama’s reckless spending, but has failed to live up to those promises. Count the ways he’s fallen short since then and don’t forget to sign our petition to Fire the Speaker! He led the House to fully fund Obamacare He caved to President Obama and raised taxes He supports granting amnesty to illegal immigrants He supported increasing the debt ceiling several times, further stealing from our children’s future. He led the House to pass ...

Protesting Obamacare Becomes Personal

“When they were talking about passing this bill, I stumbled across Midland [grassroots group]. They had a bus that was going to Washington to protest. I said, ‘I have to be on that bus.’ I contacted the girl, and I got a seat on the bus,” stated Barb, who was recalling her first experience with the tea party. Driving 12 hours through the night, Barb and the group of patriots sacrificed comfort and sleep, so that they could send a message to Congress – No Obamacare! Barb’s sign played off of then-Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s threat of using “deem or pass” to ram the bill through without members voting on it – it read “Nancy, I deem ...

Madison’s Mission

Meet Madison Root, an 11-year-old who has a big heart and even bigger ambitions. Her story begins with an innocent attempt to sell bags of mistletoe from her uncle’s farm at a public park in downtown Portland. “It is something that my dad did when he was younger. It would just be something fun to do, and I wanted to help pay for my braces,” Madison explained. She and her dad were among an eclectic gathering that Saturday morning with people playing music for money, some asking for donations to buy pot, and others just simply begging for spare change. So, what could go wrong with selling mistletoe and spreading some holiday cheer? A lot. A ...

Open Season on Obamacare

For years, fiscal conservatives were roundly criticized in the media for opposing Obamacare. Mainstream Media called us partisan, intransigent, terrorists, ad nauseum. Better late than never, media across the board is pulling no punches in hammering the law. A few examples: MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” had a scathing attack. From Mediaite: “The roll-out is unacceptable,” regular guest Mark Halperin said. “The secrecy is unacceptable….When governments are in crisis, they withhold information, and sometimes they don’t tell the truth.” “I’m not being ideological,” co-host Joe Scarborough said. “These people want to run our ...