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News Briefing for Monday, January 12 2015

TEA PARTY PATRIOTS: The FEC’s Internet gag rule (Op-ed by Jenny Beth Martin and Matt Kibbe) Liberals don’t want Americans speaking truth to power “…Just as Williams felled the Liberty Tree to frustrate debate, Ms. Ravel wants to bring the political discourse of freedom-loving Americans under her agency’s heavy-lidded purview with an eye to cutting it off. To hear Ms. Ravel tell it, political speech in cyberspace is unduly influenced by “dark” forces that use blogs, news sites, video uplinks and information exchanges to “pollute” the political atmosphere and poison minds with too much communication. Or, to look at it from the ...

EPA, thy Scandal Cup Runneth Over

A few weeks ago, Tea Party Patriots reported on a modest scandal in the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – the agency appears to be waiving fees for Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests for liberal groups, while charging conservative groups full price. Over the last few weeks, other small scandals have popped up, but have been ignored because of the far more prominent IRS, NSA, Associated Press, Benghazi attack response, and other scandals rocking the Obama Administration. Gabriel Malor has the list: (1) EPA awarded former EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson's alias, Richard Windsor, an ethics award. Yes, a fake person -- an alias created ...