20 results for tag: House


Wins, Losses and Challenges Ahead

Tuesday was a night of wins and losses—for both sides—and the outcomes paved the way for a new set of challenges post-election. The GOP retained the Senate and the Democrats took the House. While Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund, along with other conservatives, celebrated a victory for the gains in the Senate, many are asking what is going to happen now? Pelosi as Speaker of the House? Immediately after news of the Democrats taking over the House, Nancy Pelosi spoke in front of her supporters and told them she has no intention of stepping aside. Several Democrats have touted opposition to Pelosi as Speaker of the House. At least 12 of the ...

TPPCF Praises Big Conservative Wins in Senate, Calls for GOP Leadership Change in the House

“We are proud Senate Republicans won a solid victory and will remain in control of the Senate. We will rely on Senate Republicans, along with President Trump, to rein in the extremism we are likely to see in the House. As for the House, we are disappointed in the outcome, but proud of the campaigns our endorsed candidates ran. Republicans lost control of the House because of a lack of leadership – though President Trump worked hard to deliver on the promises he made, the Republican Congress failed to pass crucial legislation to truly repeal ObamaCare, fund the border wall, reform our broken immigration system, and reduce spending. Instead, too ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Congratulates Scott Perry on His Victory in Pennsylvania’s 10th Congressional District

Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement congratulating Scott Perry on his victory in Pennsylvania’s 10th congressional district.   “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Congratulates Scott Perry on his victory in Pennsylvania’s 10th congressional district. During his three terms in Congress, Scott has shown his courage in taking on the Swamp. As a member of the House Freedom Caucus, he has been willing to stand up to leaders of his own party when he believed them to be breaking the promises they had made to voters. He has fought to implement the key ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Congratulates Randy Weber on His Victory in Texas’ 14th Congressional District

Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement congratulating Randy Weber for his victory in Texas’ 14th congressional district.   “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund congratulates Randy Weber on his victory in Texas’ 14th congressional district. Randy Weber has been a strong constitutional conservative ever since arriving in Congress. And he’s got a backbone, too – as was made evident when he became one of only nine Republicans to vote for an alternative to Paul Ryan for Speaker in the fall of 2015. That’s the kind of backbone it’s going to take to ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Congratulates Rep. Ted Budd for His Victory in North Carolina’s 13th District

ATLANTA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement congratulating Rep. Ted Budd on his victory in North Carolina’s 13th Congressional District. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund congratulates Rep. Ted Budd on his victory in North Carolina’s 13th Congressional District. Since joining Congress in 2017, the Congressman has shown strength by standing up to party leadership when necessary — he voted against the budget-busting omnibus bill. We have confidence that Ted will continue to distinguish himself as a solid constitutional conservative in Congress.” LINK: https://w...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Congratulates Alex Mooney on His Victory in West Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District

Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement congratulating Alex Mooney on his victory in West Virginia’s 2nd congressional district. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund congratulates Alex Mooney on his victory in West Virginia’s 2nd congressional district.  Congressman Mooney has lived up to his promises. Since coming to Congress, he’s fought to repeal ObamaCare, cut taxes to generate the kind of economic growth that creates new and better-paying jobs, and shrink the size of the federal government. We look forward to continuing our work with Alex to repeal ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Congratulates Rep. Mark Meadows for His Victory in North Carolina’s 11th District

ATLANTA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement congratulating Rep. Mark Meadows on his victory in North Carolina’s 11th Congressional District. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund congratulates Rep. Mark Meadows on his victory in North Carolina’s 11th Congressional District. Our supporters backed the Congressman because he has been a fighter for the values we share across a wide range of issues. We know he will continue to work towards repealing ObamaCare and reforming our immigration system with the rule of law in mind. Mark has been a champion for President Trump’s ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 9/24/18

CALENDAR: The House will return on Tuesday, and stay in session through Friday. The Senate will return on Monday and stay in session through Thursday or possibly Friday, depending on what happens with the spending bill.   LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House was in recess last week.   THIS WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House will return to work on Tuesday, with first votes scheduled for 6:30 PM. At that time, the House is scheduled to consider no fewer than 38 different bills under Suspension of the Rules, including S. 2554, the Patient Right To Know Drug Prices Act, which passed the Senate last week. On Wednesday, ...

Conservatives want Jim Jordan as House Speaker

Support for Rep. Jim Jordan is ramping up from more than a hundred conservative groups — including Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund —, from activists, and from the White House. TPPCF will be working at the grassroots level to gain more support for Rep. Jordan, who is the best fit for the job. “Over a dozen years in Congress, he has shown that what you see is what you get, that he is the same man in Washington that he is back home,” TPPCF Chairman Jenny Beth Martin said in a statement. “He has demonstrated he has the courage and the spine and the willingness to stand up to the special interests, and even his own party establishment, to ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 8/6/18

CALENDAR: The House and Senate are both in recess. The Senate will return on Wednesday, August 15, but the House will not return until Tuesday, September 4.   LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House was out of session last week.   THIS WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House is in recess this week.   LAST WEEK ON THE SENATE FLOOR:  The Senate returned to work last Monday and voted to invoke cloture on the nomination of Britt Cagle Grant to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit. The cloture motion passed by a vote of 52-44. On Tuesday, the Senate voted to pass a Motion to Concur in the House Amendm...