Tag Archives: tea party

Anti-Incumbent? Yes, But Maybe Not So Much

The throw-the-bums-out narrative that had taken hold in the media in recent months suffered a blow in this week’s primaries. So, too, has the GOP’s dream of harnessing the energy of Tea Party fiscal conservatives. But Democrats still face some hurdles.

Barack Obama celebrates primary victories as Tea Party splits vote

President bolstered for November’s mid-terms as Democrats lead in key races for Senate and state governorships Barack Obama and his Democratic allies have scored a series of victories in primary races while the Republican establishment has lost out to agitated Tea Party supporters, bolstering the president’s hand in November’s mid-term elections. The results of primaries […]

Tea Party group meeting scheduled

The Campbell County Tea Party has scheduled is having an open meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12 in the chambers of Campbell County Fiscal Court at the county administration building, 1098 Monmouth St., Newport. read more

Tea Party Express stops in Juneau

JUNEAU The national group Tea Party Express made a stop in Juneau last week and held a lightly attended rally endorsing Rep. Joe Miller for the impending U.S. Senate Republican primary election in Alaska. read more

Tea Party Crushing Chamber Of Commerce In GOP Primaries

The Chamber of Commerce plans to spend at least $75 million on elections in 2010, but returns on its early investments this season have been disappointing. Jane Norton, who lost to a Tea Party backed candidate (Ken Buck) in Colorado Tuesday night, is just one in a string of Chamber-backed candidates to go down in […]

Elites Out of Touch With Public’s Anger

Tony Blankley, RealClearPoliticsThe cheerful, jaded, sneering question de jour from liberal journalists and Democratic Party commentators (I know, there's a pretty fine distinction) is, "What will the Republican Party do if it gets back the …