313 results for tag: Tea Party Patriots


Tea Party Patriots Supporters Overwhelmingly Want Jim Jordan for Speaker of the House

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Action Honorary Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement supporting U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan’s bid for the House Speakership: “Since the birth of the Tea Party movement, our supporters have consistently demanded two things – that our political leaders keep their promises, and that they act in Washington the way they act back home, when they’re running for reelection. Jim Jordan is one such leader. 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. He has demonstrated he has the courage and the ...

The labor force has even more room to grow

President Trump has kept many campaign promises, including creating a better environment for job creation. The economy is booming and unemployment rates are dropping. Americans are becoming more confident in the growing Trump economy. The Washington Examiner has the details: Thousands of additional workers could be brought off the sidelines and into the labor force, the Federal Reserve said Friday, potentially bringing the labor market into a state of health it hasn’t enjoyed since the late 1990s. … Chairman Jerome Powell, who is scheduled to testify on the report next week, has maintained that the economic recovery could extend further ...

New hires at the highest level in 17 years

The economy is booming and the number of hires has officially hit the highest level in 17 years. Most surprising, 3.6 million people quit their jobs in May. The high number of quitters is an indication that Americans have recognized the booming economy and feel confident in making a job move. The Washington Examiner has the details: The total number of hires rose to 5.75 million in May, the agency reported, the most since January of 2001 at the height of the dotcom bubble. Meanwhile, job vacancies remained near record-high levels at 6.6 million. For the second month in a row, there were more job openings than unemployed workers, a situation ...

Jenny Beth’s Journal: President Trump delivers yet another promise to conservatives with Judge Brett Kavanaugh

On Monday, President Trump announced a Supreme Court nominee to fill the vacancy created by Justice Anthony Kennedy. President Trump kept his promise to conservatives by nominating Judge Brett Kavanaugh, an exceptionally well-qualified judge who will interpret and apply the law fairly. The Hill has Jenny Beth’s commentary:  Kavanaugh is a nominee with excellent academic and professional credentials. As a law clerk to three federal judges, including Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, whom he will be replacing, Kavanaugh began his career after graduating from Yale Law School working with some of the leading lights of the federal judiciary. ...

President Trump: “Our country finally has a tax system that is pro-job… and pro-American”

Last Friday, President Trump reminded the country that even six months later, tax reform isn’t just working, it’s an “economic miracle.” Jobs continue to increase, unemployment claims are at a more than four-decade low, and investment- the bedrock of economic growth- has increased by 21 percent among companies. It’s obvious that our country finally has a tax system that’s pro-American. The Daily Signal has the details: The $1.5 trillion tax reform law cut the U.S. corporate tax rate from 35 percent, the highest in the world, to 21 percent, in line with other developed nations. It also lowered the top individual rate from 39.6 percent ...

Supreme Court’s Janus Ruling a Win for Free Speech, the Constitution, and the American People

ATLANTA, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, addressing the Supreme Court’s decision in Janus v. AFSCME. “The Janus ruling is a huge win, restoring the fundamental right to free speech. For too long, government employee unions have been allowed to take money without consent and force those who disagree with them to subsidize political speech they oppose. In the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom, Thomas Jefferson wrote that, '...to compel a man to furnish contributions of money for the propagation of opinions which he disbelieves and abhors, is sinful and ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Thanks Andy Coleman for Running a Strong Campaign for Congress

Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement thanking Andy Coleman for running a strong campaign in the Republican primary for Oklahoma’s 1st Congressional District. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund thanks Andy Coleman for running a strong campaign in the Republican primary for Oklahoma’s 1st Congressional District. Our supporters urged us to back Andy because he is a strong conservative who has already established a record of service for this country as an Air Force veteran of the Iraq War. We are proud to have supported his efforts to continue defending our ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Thanks Lee Bright for Running a Strong Campaign for Congress

Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement thanking Lee Bright for running a strong campaign in the Republican primary runoff for South Carolina’s 4th Congressional District. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund thanks Lee Bright for running a strong campaign in the Republican Primary for South Carolina’s 4th Congressional District. Our supporters urged us to back Lee because he genuinely believes that when government grows, liberty dies. His commitment to balancing the federal budget and opposing net tax increases also made him a smart choice for conservatives. We ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Thanks Mike Kennedy for Running a Strong Campaign for U.S. Senate

Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement thanking Mike Kennedy for running a strong campaign in the Utah Republican primary for U.S. Senate. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund thanks Mike Kennedy for running a strong campaign in the Utah Republican primary for U.S. Senate. Our supporters asked us to endorse Mike because he is a strong constitutional conservative who is a defender of the 2nd Amendment, wants to repeal ObamaCare and opposes Common core. While we will miss working with Mike, we wish him nothing but the best in his future endeavors.” LINK: https...

The public has spoken: Mark Levin belongs in National Radio Hall of Fame

Fifteen years after top-ranked conservative talk radio host and author Mark Levin was given his first radio slot Sunday afternoons on WABC, the public voted him into the National Radio Hall of Fame. Over the years, Levin has become one of the most influential media figures in conservative politics and a major advocate in the conservative movement. Without unquestionable doubt, his name belongs among the best in the business. The Washington Examiner has the details: “There are several terrific people who encouraged me to get into radio and helped launch my show 15 years ago, including Sean Hannity, Rush Limbaugh, Phil Boyce, David Limbaugh, and ...