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  • Ex-Im Bank Still Expired…For Now

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    Despite attempts by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and some Republican Senators to resurrect the Export-Import Bank after its authorization lapsed, the Ex-Im Bank will stay shuttered…for now. Over the past week while debating the highway bill, Sen. McConnell denied votes on amendments popular with conservatives and Republicans, including full repeal of Obamacare and a […]
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  • Jenny Beth Martin Testifies Before the Senate on the IRS Targeting Scandal

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    On July 29th both Tea Party Patriots CEO and Co-Founder Jenny Beth Martin, and Tea Party Patriots legal counsel Cleta Mitchell appeared before the Senate Subcommittee on oversight, agency action, federal rights and federal courts to give testimony on the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative groups. Below is the video, and text of the testimony. You […]
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  • Senate to Hear From Victims of Tea Party-Targeting Scandal

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    Atlanta, Ga. – Today at 2 p.m. ET, Jenny Beth Martin, the President and Co-Founder of Tea Party Patriots, which had its tax-exempt status held up by the IRS for several years, will testify before the Senate Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights, and Federal Courts, regarding the progress the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) […]
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  • Viral video calls for government accountability amid years-long IRS runaround

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    A viral video published Monday by the House Oversight committee documents the runaround IRS officials gave Congress following news the IRS targeted Americans for their political beliefs. President Obama went on the record in February 2014 claiming there is “… not even a smidgen of corruption” within the IRS and yet congressional inquiries have apparently revealed […]
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  • Tea Party Patriots Efforts in the Fight Against Illegal Immigration

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    Sadly, the subject of violence committed by illegal immigrants has been in the news frequently over the past few weeks. While this issue has recently garnered new headlines, this is actually an issue that Tea Party Patriots has been aware of for some time. Thanks to our supporters we have been able to actively highlight […]
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  • The Lying McConnell is Trying to Revive a Govt Agency

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    This is the closest thing to a unicorn we’ve ever seen. A government agency has shut its doors, and we have a small window of time to ensure that it stays that way! We’re talking about the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has continuously opposed the reauthorization of Ex-Im publicly, but today he […]
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  • New Docs Reveal IRS Deliberately Targeted Donors to Obama Critics

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    WASHINGTON, DC – Jenny Beth Martin, President and Co-Founder of Tea Party Patriots, responded today to new evidence that the IRS deliberately targeted for personal audits donors to tax-exempt organizations, and released the following statement: “Make a donation to an opponent of the President’s policies, get audited. According to these new IRS documents – which […]
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  • Questionable Obamacare claims could leave taxpayers in the lurch to tune of $2 billion

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    On Monday, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) urged the inspector general to investigate the more than 700,0000 that claimed tax credits for purchasing health insurance but who never filed taxes — a predicament that leads some lawmakers to believe the government shelled out more than $2 billion on fraudulent tax credits. Reports The Washington […]
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  • Tea Party Patriots Incredulous Over President’s IRS Tea Party-Targeting Denial

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      Even Host, Jon Stewart, Found Obama’s Remarks “Unbelievable” ATLANTA, GA – Last night, in his final interview with “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart, President Obama defended the IRS (jump to 7:15), saying the tea party-targeting scandal was actually Congress’ fault for passing a “crummy law” and that the real problem is the agency doesn’t […]
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  • Father of woman murdered in San Francisco testifies in Congress

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    Jim Steinle, father of 32-year-old Kate Steinle who was murdered earlier this month at the hands of an illegal immigrant with a criminal history, Tuesday during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing implored lawmakers to roll back “sanctuary cities,” which shield illegal immigrants with criminal records from deportation. Reports San Jose Mercury News: “Our family realized the complexity […]
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  • Tea Party Patriots Weekly Report from Washington for 07/19/15

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      CALENDAR: The House will come back into session on Tuesday, with the first votes scheduled for 6:30 PM. The House will stay in session until Friday, with the last votes expected no later than 3 PM. The Senate will come back into session at 10 AM Tuesday, with no votes scheduled before 2:15 PM. […]
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  • Jenny Beth Martin speaks at the Capitol Building.

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    This week has been a very busy one for Tea Party Patriots. Earlier this week Tea Party Patriots joined Senator Ted Cruz, Senator Mike Lee, Congressman Jim Jordan, Bill Flores, Senate Conservatives Fund, Heritage Action, and Club for Growth outside the Capitol building urging Congressional leadership to resist the temptation of reviving the Export-Import bank.  I appreciate these Members […]
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  • Tea Party Patriots Backs Cruz Move To Block Obama Iran “Deal”

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    WOODSTOCK, GA – Jenny Beth Martin, the President and Co-Founder of Tea Party Patriots, today criticized President Obama’s move to bind the United States under international law by seeking approval of a United Nations Security Council resolution approving the so-called “deal” with Iran before Congress has a chance to review the agreement, and declared Tea […]
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  • Megyn Kelly Slams Obama For Not Contacting Steinle Family in Wake of Daughter’s Death

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    Fox News Anchor Megyn Kelly questioned President Obama recently for not giving Kate Steinle, the 32-year-old San Francisco woman murdered by an illegal immigrant with a rap sheet, the same attention he gave to the cases of Freddie Brown, Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin. Real Clear Politics has the transcript: MEGYN KELLY: Breaking tonight, the […]
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  • Ensuring the Export-Import Bank Stays Dead

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    On Wednesday July 15, Tea Party Patriot’s President and Co-Founder Jenny Beth Martin joined in a press conference with fellow conservatives after the expiration of the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank authorization. Martin was joined by Sen. Ted Cruz , Sen. Mike Lee, Republican Study Committee Chairman Rep. Bill Flores, House Freedom Caucus Chairman Rep. Jim Jordan […]
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  • Tea Party Patriots Weekly Report from Washington for 07/11/15

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    CALENDAR: The House will come back into session at noon Monday, with no votes scheduled before 6:30 PM. They anticipate staying through Thursday, with no votes later than 3 PM. The Senate will come back into session on 3 PM Monday, with no votes scheduled before 5:30 PM. At that point, the Senate is expected […]
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  • Hillary Clinton Under Fire For Comments About Congressional Subpoena

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    Hillary Clinton is facing scrutiny after finally giving an interview to CNN. In the interview, she claimed she was never subpoenaed by Congress – a statement contrary to records produced Wednesday by the House Select Committee on Benghazi. “You know, you’re starting with so many assumptions,” Clinton said after Brianna Keilar of CNN asked the […]
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  • #WheresMyExemption?

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    One of the most glaring inequities in the so-called Affordable Care Act is that members of Congress and their staff are benefiting from a special designation that makes them exempt from the full effects of the Obamacare law. Congress actually claimed to be a small business so they can continue to receive subsidies under Obamacare […]
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  • We are #AmericaProud

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    Today, Tea Party Patriots is launching a brand new month-long campaign about what makes us proud to be American. We couldn’t be more excited. Here’s how it will work: Once a day, every day for the month of July, we’ll focus on one thing that makes us proud to be American. On social media, you’ll […]
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  • Tea Party Patriots’ Founder Responds to Export-Import Bank’s Expiration

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    Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots’ supporters across the country today applaud the expiration of the Export-Import Bank’s funding authorization from Congress. The Export-Import Bank, also known as the Ex-Im Bank, was established in 1934 by executive order and its stated purpose was to help finance the sale of U.S. exports to foreign countries. Over the past […]
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  • BREAKING: Americans don’t trust big government

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    Pres. Ronald Regan once famously said that “the nine most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the government and I’m here to help.” Reagan may have uttered those words decades ago, but – according to a new poll – they still ring true today. An overwhelming majority of Americans don’t trust the […]
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  • Tea Party Patriots Weekly Report from Washington for 06/28/15

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    CALENDAR:  The House and Senate are both in recess for the 4th of July break, and will not return until a week from Monday. LAST TWO WEEKS ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House came back into session on Monday, June 15. The Members dealt with seven non-controversial bills under the Suspension Calendar and renamed several […]
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  • Jenny Beth Martin’s Speech at the Western Conservative Summit

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    Who here wants elected officials to vote based on principles and convictions, regardless of the consequences?  Regardless of whether they will lose their chairmanships, committee appointments, and other perks of office? Who here is proud of Congressman Ken Buck for standing and voting on principle since he took office in DC in January? I’m proud […]
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  • The IRS cover-up is reaching epic levels

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    In case you didn’t think the mess at the IRS could get any worse, the Lois Lerner saga is continuing to prove otherwise. A government watchdog is now saying that the IRS erased computer evidence during the Congressional investigation into the IRS, Lerner, and the systemic targeting of tea party groups. Fox News reports [1]: […]
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