255 results for tag: Tea Party Patriots


Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund: Full Senate Should Pass Gridlock Reform to Stop Democrats’ Obstruction of Pres. Trump Nominees

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to the Senate Rules Committee vote to pass Senator James Lankford’s (R-Okla.) Gridlock Reform proposal to stop Democrats’ abuse of Senate rules to obstruct President Trump’s nominees. “Americans are sick and tired of Senate Democrats abusing the rules of the Senate to create gridlock and unnecessarily stall President Trump’s well qualified judicial and executive branch nominees. The partisan games must end and that is why Senator James Lankford is working to pass rule changes that will put an end to Democrats’ ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Applauds EPA Administrator Pruitt for Bringing Accountability and Sensibility to “Once Politically-Driven Agency”

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt newly released guidelines pertaining to the use of scientific findings in the rulemaking process at EPA. “Today’s announcement by EPA Administrator Pruitt is long overdue. The EPA must have transparency and use peer-reviewed, objective science when crafting environmental policies that impact the lives of millions of Americans. The critics of this plan obviously have something to hide, which gives even more credibility to Administrator Pruitt’s effort to ensure that moving forward, EPA’s ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 4/23/18

CALENDAR: The House will return Tuesday, and stay in session through Friday. The Senate will return Monday, and stay in session through Thursday. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House came back to work last Monday, and voted to pass two bills under Suspension of the Rules. On Tuesday, the House passed H.R. 5192, the Protecting Children from Identity Theft Act, by a vote of 420-1. On Wednesday, the House passed a Rule for considering H.R. 5444, the Taxpayer First Act, and H.R. 5445, the 21st Century IRS Act. Then the House passed both bills – H.R. 5445, the 21st Century IRS Act, passed by a vote of 414-3, and then H.R. 5444, the ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Commends Rep. Sanford for Introducing the Penny Plan in the House of Representatives

ATLANTA, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, praising Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC) for introducing a bill in the House that would codify the Penny Plan. Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund is a longtime supporter of the Penny Plan and has included it in their Yellow Card agenda for the American people. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund and our millions of grassroots supporters across the country commend Rep. Mark Sanford and his original co-sponsors for introducing the Penny Plan in the House of Representatives. We have long supported the Penny Plan – which would balance our ...

President Trump’s trust in CIA Director Mike Pompeo laid the groundwork for a summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un

CIA Director and Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo met with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un over Easter weekend to negotiate terms for an upcoming summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un. Fox News has the details: CIA Director Mike Pompeo met with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un over Easter weekend in an effort to lay the groundwork for a summit between Kim and President Trump, Fox News has confirmed. Pompeo's trip, which was first reported by The Washington Post, came to light hours after Trump told reporters that the U.S. and North Korea are holding direct talks at "extremely high levels" in preparation for what would be an ...

Jenny Beth Martin: “In West Virginia, Patrick Morrisey is the clear conservative choice for the United States Senate”

Patrick Morrisey is a strong constitutional conservative who wants to dismantle big government and with so many politicians in Washington stuck in the swamp, the Senate could use a man like Patrick. He doesn’t just talk the talk, he walks the walk and it’s no surprise that the Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund has endorsed him in the West Virginia Senate Republican Primary. Breitbart has the details: “In West Virginia, Patrick Morrisey is the clear conservative choice for the United States Senate,” Martin said. The Tea Party Patriots president continued: On the issues, Patrick is a strong constitutional conservative. He wants to ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 4/16/18

CALENDAR: Both the House and the Senate will return Monday and stay in session through Thursday. 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 two bills – H.R. 4061, the Financial Stability Oversight Council Improvement Act, by a vote of 297-121; and H.R. 4293, the Stress Test Improvement Act, by a vote of 245-174. On Thursday, the House took up H.J.Res. 2, proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. It failed, by a vote of 233-184 – remember, constitutional amendments require a two-thirds ...

Citizens Fund Endorses Patrick Morrisey for Senate in West Virginia

ATLANTA, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement, announcing that the Super PAC associated with the nation’s largest Tea Party group has endorsed Patrick Morrisey for U.S. Senate in West Virginia: “In West Virginia, Patrick Morrisey is the clear conservative choice for the United States Senate. “On the issues, Patrick is a strong constitutional conservative. He wants to dismantle Big Government, returning power to the states and to the people, as the Constitution envisions. He supports term limits for Members of Congress; a Balanced Budget Amendment with real teeth ...

Citizens Fund Endorses Kevin Nicholson for Senate in Wisconsin

ATLANTA, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement, announcing that the Super PAC associated with the nation’s largest Tea Party group has endorsed Kevin Nicholson for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin: “In Wisconsin, the choice for conservatives is clear – Kevin Nicholson for United States Senate. “Kevin is a solid constitutional conservative. He supports term limits for Members of Congress; a solid Balanced Budget Amendment with a spending limitation provision; building a border wall and ending chain migration; repeal of ObamaCare and ObamaCare’s special exemption for ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Applauds OMB-Treasury Agreement Regarding Review of Tax Regulations

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to reports that OMB and Treasury reached an agreement for OMB to review all proposed tax regulations from Treasury and the IRS. Chairman Martin called on the White House to ensure OMB review of Treasury and IRS tax regulations in a column for The Hill back in January of this year. “We applaud President Trump and OMB Director Mick Mulvaney for restoring regulatory oversight for tax rules coming from the Treasury Department and the IRS. For more than three decades, the IRS has evaded the kind of standard oversight of its ...