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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    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
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    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
  • IRS vows to finally begin processing applications of targeted tea ... - Washington Times
    The IRS is still holding up three tea party groups’ applications, Commissioner John Koskinen admitted in a letter to Congress last week — but he
    08/26/2016 - 12:47 pm | View Link
  • First Read's Morning Clips: Where Does the GOP Go From Here? - NBCNews.com
    ... minds in the Republican Party, including Trump supporters and Trump critics, fiscal conservatives and social conservatives, tea party rabble...
    08/25/2016 - 8:41 am | View Link
  • Column: Trump + tea party = Death of a nation - Cincinnati Enquirer
    2:34 24, 2016 James E. Baker Community Press guest columnist If by now you believe you know Donald Trump, you also know the tea party a.k.a. the
    08/24/2016 - 3:00 pm | View Link
  • Russell Simmons, Chris Klein, Stylist Elizabeth Stewart Turn Out for ... - Hollywood Reporter
    ... afternoon tea party Tuesday hosted by Summer at the Hancock Park residence of the British Consul-General. But beyond the big-screen, the party...
    08/24/2016 - 7:28 am | View Link
  • Tea Party for Trump Launches Get-Out-the-Vote Partnership with NRA ... - Breitbart.com
    SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Tea Party for Trump is launching a get-out-the-vote partnership with the National Rifle Association in Ohio and several
    08/23/2016 - 11:20 am | View Link
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  • Stephen King opens another can of whoopass on Tea Party Gov. Paul LePage
    Horror author Stephen King made his opinion of Maine Gov. Paul LePage very clear on Saturday. “Our governor, Paul LePage, is a bigot, a homophobe, and a racist. I think that about covers it,” King tweeted. LePage made news this week for claiming that ...
    08/27/2016 - 8:33 pm | View Link
  • Hundreds gather in Columbus for Ohio Tea Party for Trump
    Tom Zawistowski wasn’t a Donald Trump supporter before Ohio’s primary election earlier this year. The head of the Portage County Tea Party backed Republican Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. Other Tea Party leaders around the state were behind retired neurosurgeon ...
    08/27/2016 - 7:13 pm | View Link
  • Ret. Lt. Gen. Flynn: Terror-Linked Nations ‘Cutting Deals’ with Mexican Cartels to Enter U.S.
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    08/27/2016 - 5:16 pm | View Link
  • Wilkinson: The tea party has gone to meet its maker
    The tea party was always tragically miscast. The angry oldsters who formed its white-hot core fancied themselves tax protesters. Their self-image was informed, inflamed and more than occasionally exploited by conservative operations ranging from Fox News ...
    08/27/2016 - 8:55 am | View Link
  • Five Secrets of the Tea Party’s Success
    In 2009, the citizen-driven Tea Party spread like wildfire, shocking the American political establishment and pundits. Overnight, well funded backers were leaping at the chance to harness this new display of public power. Eventually, hundreds of local Tea ...
    08/26/2016 - 2:55 am | View Link
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  • Tea party
    A tea party is a formal, ritualized gathering for the small meal called afternoon tea. Formal tea parties are often characterized by the use of prestige ...
    08/28/2016 - 3:30 am | View Link
  • How to throw an afternoon tea party | BBC Good Food
    We've put together our top tips for pulling off your very own afternoon tea party with panache
    08/27/2016 - 3:05 pm | View Link
  • Tea Party Patriots
    Tea Party Patriots - Pursuing Personal Freedom, Economic Freedom, and a Debt Free Future
    08/27/2016 - 1:18 pm | View Link
  • Tea Party movement
    The Tea Party movement is an American political movement known for its conservative positions and its role in the Republican Party. Members of the movement have ...
    08/26/2016 - 10:52 pm | View Link
  • Playing Tea Party
    Playing tea party is a way for children to work on important social skills, like thinking about the needs of others and taking turns. They also learn about getting ...
    08/25/2016 - 1:42 pm | View Link
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