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Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 1/29/18

CALENDAR: The House will return Monday, and stay through Wednesday. Then House Republicans will go off to their annual retreat. The Senate will return Monday, and stay in session through Thursday. On Tuesday evening at 9 PM EDT, President Trump will deliver his first official State of the Union address. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: At 6:09 PM last Monday evening, the House voted on H.R. 195, the vehicle for the Continuing Resolution that had earlier that day passed the Senate. The CR passed, by a vote of 266-150, and was then sent to the President for his signature. And then they were done. THIS WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: It’s going ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 1/22/18

CALENDAR:   The House was set to be on recess this week, but those plans have changed as a result of the ongoing temporary partial government shutdown. The Senate will Monday, and stay in session through Friday.   LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR:   The House came back to work last Tuesday and passed two bills under Suspension of the Rules.   On Wednesday, the House passed the Rule for consideration of H.R. 3326, the World Bank Accountability Act, and H.R. 2954, the Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act. Then the House passed H.R. 4258, the Family Self-Sufficiency Act, under Suspension of the Rules. Then the House passed ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 1/15/18

CALENDAR: The House will return Tuesday, and stay in session through Friday. The Senate will also return Tuesday, and stay in session through Friday. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House came back into session on Monday for a quorum call. On Tuesday, the House passed three bills under Suspension of the Rules. On Wednesday, the House passed two Rules, and then passed S. 140, to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010. Then the House passed H.R. 4567, the DHS Overseas Personnel Enhancement Act of 2017, under Suspension of the Rules. On Thursday, the House took up S. 139, the FISA Amendments ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Appreciate President Trump Setting Final Deadline to Decide on Iran Nuclear Deal

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to President Trump setting a final deadline to decide on the Iran Nuclear Deal. “We appreciate the President setting a final deadline and we hope by May the United States will be done with this unacceptable deal. The President came to our rally on Capitol Hill over two years ago as a candidate, and at that rally – which included tens of thousands of our supporters – he condemned the deal as ‘incompetent.’ Now we know how right he was, and it's even worse than we thought. The Justice Department is now investigating ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Urges President Trump to Keep His Promise to End the Iran Deal

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to reports that congressional leadership and administration officials are attempting to convince President Trump to save the nuclear deal with Iran. In 2015, the group held an “End the Iran Deal” rally in front of the U.S. Capitol featuring then-candidate Donald Trump. Pictures of President Trump speaking at the rally can be seen here and here. “On behalf of our more than 3 million supporters across the country, Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund urges President Trump to stand by his promise to end former President ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 1/8/18

CALENDAR: The House will return Monday, and stay in session through Thursday. The Senate will also return Monday, and stay in session through Thursday. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House was not in session last week. THIS WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House will return Monday, with the first vote set for 6:30 PM. On Tuesday, they’re scheduled to try to take up 15 bills under Suspension of the Rules. On Wednesday, the House will take up S. 140, to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Waters Rights Quantification Act of 2010. On Thursday, the House will take up S. 139, the FISA Amendments Authorization Act of 2017. And ...

Tea Party Patriots’ Top 5 Victories in 2017

As 2017 wraps up, we at Tea Party Patriots would like to take a moment to recognize some of the many victories since the new and improved administration took over. After eight years under the disastrous, over-taxing and over-regulating Obama administration, Americans can finally find some relief. Here are five Tea Party Patriots achievements that are worth a champaign toast: 1.Tax reform passes It was a long and exhaustive journey to tax relief and Americans finally got what they needed in the last month of 2017. Both chambers passed a comprehensive tax bill that includes a repeal of Obamacare’s individual mandate. Once signed into law, it will ...

5 ways Tea Party Patriots helped Trump fight the Iran Nuclear Deal

A big win for Tea Party Patriots. President Donald J. Trump today announced he’s decertifying the ill-devised Iran Nuclear Deal – a deal struck during former President Obama’s tenure that gives too much latitude to the world’s top terror financier and a deal we at Tea Party Patriots have been fighting tooth-and-nail since President Trump was one among many presidential-primary candidates. We can’t wait to see our efforts on this disastrous deal come full circle. Here are some of the ways we’ve pushed back against the deal over the past two years.   1.“End the Iran Deal Rally" with now-President Donald J. Trump as a featured ...

Tea Party Patriots Applaud President Trump’s Comprehensive Iran Strategy

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today after President Trump’s speech laying out his comprehensive Iran strategy. “Tea Party Patriots and our supporters across the country applaud President Trump’s comprehensive Iran strategy laid out in his speech today, and for bucking the DC Establishment and keeping his promise to decertify the terrible nuclear deal with Iran. We were proud to stand in front of the U.S. Capitol, with thousands of grassroots activists in 2015, and with then-candidate Donald Trump, to call on Congress to oppose this terrible deal with Iran that endangers our ...

President Trump needs to keep his campaign promise on the Iran nuclear deal

Tea Party Patriots has been working since 2015 to fight this egregious deal that benefits Iran more than it benefits the United States. Earlier this week, Tea Party Patriots Co-founder Jenny Beth Martin sent a letter to the president urging him to decertify the deal and use the bully pulpit to demand Congress re-impose sanctions. “You were right, Mr. President,” Martin wrote in the letter. “It was a terrible deal then. And it is still a terrible deal today.” The Obama-era deal laid out “strict”  guidelines for Iran to follow for operating its nuclear facilities while lifting the sanctions imposed on the nation. One of the underlining ...