34 results for tag: Press Release


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 ...

Conservative leaders to McConnell: It’s time for you to go

Dear Senator McConnell, 2017 has been a disappointing year for the millions of Americans who fully expected, and had every right to expect real change in Washington. Republicans were given full control of the federal government. They – you – have done nothing. Worse, it is painfully clear that you intend to do nothing because, as is most apparent, you had no intention of honoring your solemn commitments to the American people. You were not going to “drain the swamp.” You are the swamp. You and the rest of your leadership team were given the majority because you pledged to stop the steady flow of illegal immigration. You’ve done nothing. ...

Tea Party Patriots Reacts to Senate Republicans Quitting on Partial ObamaCare Repeal Before Vote

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement reacting to today’s announcement that Republican Senators will quit before voting on a plan to repeal some portions of ObamaCare. “Promise made, promise broken. Once again, Senate Republican ‘leadership’ has demonstrated that its promises are meaningless. Today’s announcement that Republican Senators will quit before voting on a plan to repeal even SOME portions of ObamaCare is just the latest in a string of failures. When ObamaCare was enacted in 2010, Republicans on both sides of Capitol Hill vowed to repeal every word of President Obama’s ...

Clarification of Tea Party Patriots’ Position on Graham-Cassidy

Atlanta, GA – “Earlier today, Tea Party Patriots released a statement of support for the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson legislation regarding ObamaCare. Some have mistakenly interpreted a line explaining how we arrived at our position to claim that Tea Party Patriots opposes the legislation. This interpretation is wrong, and I want to make it clear – Tea Party Patriots supports the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson legislation as a step toward full repeal of ObamaCare. “Since its inception in 2009, Tea Party Patriots has opposed ObamaCare. We opposed it when it was under consideration, we opposed it when it became law, we opposed it when various ...

Tea Party Patriots Statement on Graham-Cassidy

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots President and co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today regarding the Graham-Cassidy legislation that would repeal portions of ObamaCare. “After surveying our nationwide network of grassroots activists, we learned that the majority of our supporters do not support the Graham-Cassidy bill, and a supermajority still demand that Republicans live up to their promises to fully repeal ObamaCare. Nevertheless, these same people believe Tea Party Patriots should support Graham-Cassidy as a step toward full repeal. They understand the window for the current reconciliation vehicle is closing at ...

Tea Party Patriots Hopes Congress Can Provide Tax Relief for Americans

Atlanta, GA  -- Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement prior to a meeting between President Trump and Senators from both parties to discuss tax reform. “Americans deserve real tax reform that provides tax relief and generates economic growth and better-paying new jobs. Tax reform should lead to a simpler, flatter, fairer tax system that people can understand without having to hire a CPA in order to follow the law. President Trump was elected after promising tax relief and reform, and we are hopeful that both Republicans and Democrats will come together in order to pass a tax plan in keeping with what ...

Tea Party Patriots Praises Pres. Trump for Nominating “Exceptionally Well-Qualified” Katsas to DC Circuit Court of Appeals

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots President and co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to the announcement President Trump will nominate Greg Katsas to sit on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. For more information on Katsas, please visit http://confirmkatsas.com. “President Trump continues to keep his promise to the American people to appoint judges who will interpret our Constitution as it was originally understood by nominating Greg Katsas to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Katsas is exceptionally well-qualified to serve on the federal bench. He has more than 20 years of experience as an appellate ...

Statement on President Trump’s DACA Decision

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots President and co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to the White House’s decision on the DACA program. “By taking action to end former President Obama’s illegal DACA executive action, President Donald Trump is once again showing why Americans elected him to ‘drain the swamp’ – he is committed to keeping his promises, unlike the career politicians in Washington, DC. Former President Obama ignored our immigration laws and his constitutional duty to enforce them by bypassing Congress to grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through executive action. He left a legal mess ...

Tea Party Patriots Calls for an End to Judicial Gridlock

Atlanta , GA – Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement urging Senate Republicans to support Sen. Lankford’s proposed reforms that will ensure well-qualified judges will be appointed to the federal bench. “It is unacceptable that Democrats are abusing the rules of the Senate to create gridlock intended to stop President Trump from being able to appoint well-qualified judges to the federal bench. The American people elected President Trump in part because he promised to appoint judges who would interpret our Constitution the way the Founding Fathers intended. Democrats are creating gridlock to thwart the ...

AG Sessions Has Proven to be One of Pres. Trump’s Most Loyal & Effective Cabinet Secretaries

ATLANTA , GA – Tea Party Patriots President and co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today following Attorney Jeff Sessions’ press conference announcing an investigation of leaks. “Attorney General Jeff Sessions has proven to be one of President Trump’s most loyal and effective Cabinet secretaries. Today’s announcement of an investigation into damaging leaks that have harmed our national security is just the latest example of how AG Sessions is proving to be an effective Attorney General.  The list of accomplishments AG Sessions has helped President Trump achieve is long and distinguished. He helped the President ...