Tea Party 2.0: Upgraded For 2012

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While loud and raucous rallies are still a part of the tea party toolbox, the movement, which came to life over dissatisfaction with big government and anger over government bailouts and President Barack Obama's health care reform, is evolving.

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  • LIVE STREAM: Fox News GOP debate
    Follow the Fox News GOP debate along with us. We’ll provide up-to-the-minute updates throughout the debate, offer additional insight on topics as they are being discussed and share the best of what we find on social media. More
  • Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for uttering ‘climate change’Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for uttering ‘climate change’
    A Florida state employee has been reprimanded and told not to come to work after Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) administration banned the use of the terms “climate change” and “global warming.” Earlier this month, reports said that officials in the Scott administration ordered Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) administrators not to use the terms in documents or meetings because they asserted that the climate science behind global warming was not a “true fact.” More
  • Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran
    WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • It’s a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party at the library Saturday - Valley Breeze
    5/18/2016 LINCOLN – Youngsters are invited to a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, this Saturday, May 21,
    05/18/2016 - 2:30 pm | View Link
  • Facebook's Zuckerberg meets with conservatives - Miami Herald
    Facebook's Zuckerberg meets with conservatives - Belleville News Democrat
    05/18/2016 - 11:53 am | View Link
  • Ellmers's latest challenge: Koch-backed group spends big to defeat ... - Washington Post
    ... in a primary race at the federal level, and could prove troublesome for Ellmers, who was elected in the 2010 tea party takeover of the House.
    05/16/2016 - 7:54 am | View Link
  • House GOP floats food stamp cuts in effort to revive budget - Chicago Daily Herald
    House GOP floats food stamp cuts in effort to revive budget - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    05/13/2016 - 3:23 pm | View Link
  • House to hold IRS ‘impeachment’ hearing for Koskinen over Lerner ... - Washington Times
    Judiciary Panel to Examine Alleged Misconduct of IRS Commissioner - Roll Call Online
    05/13/2016 - 2:52 pm | View Link
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  • Party tea and snack
    If the Shiv Sena can have "Shiv" vada-pav (an Indian snack) eateries across Mumbai, can the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), its partner in the ruling alliance at the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), be far behind? The party has decided to ...
    05/29/2016 - 5:18 am | View Link
  • 'NaMo tea stalls' not party's official scheme: BJP
    The idea was viewed as a bid to counter the Shiv Sena's efforts to promote 'Shiv' vada-pav eateries across the mega-polis. Mumbai: BJP on Saturday said the 'NaMo tea stalls' on city roads, as proposed by a party corporator in Mumbai, is not its official ...
    05/28/2016 - 2:19 am | View Link
  • Silliest tea party ever
    I'm sorry to report we officially live in an age where true inspiration and riotous imagination have been savagely commoditized and beaten down into unadulterated claptrap: A risible litany of obvious formulas, prescribed points of dramatic arc, a ...
    05/27/2016 - 8:11 pm | View Link
  • Tea party reunites students, grandparents
    The St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic School Class of 2012, now graduating from high school, recently held a tea party to honor the Adopted Grandparents Program earlier this month. The St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic School Class of 2012, now graduating ...
    05/25/2016 - 8:49 am | View Link
  • Tea Party Festival marks 40 years
    CHESTERTOWN — This year will mark the 40th consecutive Tea Party Festival for the town of Chestertown. And the volunteers who plan the festival each year promise there is plenty in store to celebrate the occasion. The event is held annually on Memorial ...
    05/24/2016 - 7:06 pm | View Link
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  • The Tea Party
    The Tea Party is a Canadian rock band with blues, progressive rock, Indian and Middle Eastern influences, dubbed "Moroccan roll" by the media. Active throughout the ...
    05/23/2016 - 2:50 pm | View Link
  • Welcome | TeaPartyFWD
    About the TeaPartyfwd.com Our mission is to recruit like-minded Americans to the Tea Party Movement in order to advance the principles of limited government, fiscal ...
    05/23/2016 - 2:47 am | View Link
  • How to Host an Afternoon Tea Party
    How to throw an afternoon tea party with recipe suggestions and lessons in brewing the perfect pot of tea.
    05/23/2016 - 2:19 am | View Link
  • Tea Party Movement
    News about the Tea Party movement. Commentary and archival information about the Tea Party movement from The New York Times.
    05/22/2016 - 11:20 pm | View Link
  • Tea Party
    The Tea Party is a grassroots movement that brings awareness to any issue which challenges the security, sovereignty or domestic tranquility of our beloved nation.
    05/22/2016 - 9:32 pm | View Link
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