Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Alaska primary exposes Murkowski-Palin rift (The Upshot)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On August - 23 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
The Upshot - Four years ago, Sarah Palin took down Gov. Frank Murkowski in Alaska's Republican gubernatorial primary. On Tuesday, Palin's aiming to get Lisa Murkowski, his daughter, booted from the U.S. Senate. Palin has put her support and her money b...

The GOP Divide: K Street vs. Tea Partiers

Posted by Timothy Carney, DC Examiner On August - 23 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Timothy Carney, DC ExaminerBob Dole, once the standard-bearer of the Republican Party, parlayed his political clout into personal wealth, and now he’s putting that wealth to work against a conservative Republican Senate candidate in a gen...

Armey to Republicans: ‘We’ll replace you’ (CQPolitics.com)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On August - 22 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
CQPolitics.com - Former House Majority Leader Dick Armey (R-Texas) on Sunday said lawmakers who have not signed onto Rep. Paul Ryan's plan to balance the budget lacked "courage" and could be targeted by the conservative tea party movement as a result.
I write a lot about how certain elite (pundits, politicians) have made it their quest to criminalize poverty. David Walker, a lackey of billionaire and...
NEW YORK — Republican candidate for governor Carl Paladino said he would transform some New York prisons into dormitories for welfare recipients, where they could...
Hey high profile Democrats, what to raise money for some Republican candidates? It's easy, just make a cameo on one of Fox's programs. We've long...
ST. LOUIS — Vice President Joe Biden boldly predicted Friday that voters would reject a "Republican tea party" of extreme candidates and Democrats would retain...

Biden lashes out at ‘Republican tea party’ (AP)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On August - 20 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
AP - Vice President Joe Biden boldly predicted Friday that voters would reject a "Republican tea party" of extreme candidates and Democrats would retain control of Congress this November.
It's just the latest example of the GOP's Tea Party dilemma. In several high-profile races where the small-government activists have been a factor, standard rules...

Jim DeMint Driving Tea Party To The Senate

Posted by The Huffington Post On August - 19 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
While many might consider former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin to be the face of the Tea Party, when in comes to the 2010 midterm elections,...

Dr. Prudence L. Gourguechon: Take America Back: A Tea Party Slogan on the Couch

Posted by Dr. Prudence L. Gourguechon On August - 19 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
The Tea Party ideology, is one that seems to hold that those outside are different and strange, and have all the bad stuff in them, and are responsible for all the bad feelings inside of me.

Bruce Kluger: Tweeting American

Posted by Bruce Kluger On August - 19 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
A mentor once told me that the best way to determine if something is well written--be it a book or movie or even an...

Thomas Alter: The Great Conservative White-Out

Posted by Thomas Alter On August - 18 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
The Republican Party is effectively alienating every minority group in this country. While big attendance at Tea Party rallies may look good now, these antics will decimate the party of Abraham Lincoln.
The debate over the proposed mosque near ground zero, which has tied Democrats in knots, turns out to be just as tricky for their adversaries...

Mosque debate strains tea party, GOP (Politico)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On August - 18 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Politico - The debate over the proposed mosque near Ground Zero is just as tricky for GOP as it has been for Dems.

Progressive Lessons and the Tea-Party Takeover

Posted by eOutlismlotcit On August - 18 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Tea partiers should not form their own political party. It has taken a while for the “experts” to acknowledge that the tea-party movement will be a major force in the upcoming elect...
Ex-Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is endorsing Republican Sharron Angle in her fight to unseat Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in Nevada, the Daily Caller reports....

Republican Paul leads Senate race in Kentucky (Reuters)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On August - 17 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Reuters - Republican Rand Paul, a favorite of the conservative Tea Party movement, has a narrow lead among likely voters in a Senate race in Kentucky, where economic worries top voters' concerns, a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Tuesday said.
(AP) - Former White House adviser Karl Rove said Monday the tea party movement may be "a little raw and unsophisticated," but he expects its...

A Tea Party Manifesto

Posted by Dick Armey & Matt Kibbe, Wall Street Journal On August - 17 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Dick Armey & Matt Kibbe, Wall Street JournalOn Feb. 9, 2009, Mary Rakovich, a recently laid-off automotive engineer, set out for a convention center in Fort Myers, Fla. with protest signs, a cooler of water and the courage of her convictions. She ...

Portman Fine-Tunes Message in Ohio

Posted by Erin McPike, RealClearPolitics On August - 17 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Erin McPike, RealClearPoliticsBy Erin McPike - August 17, 2010More Election NewsAfter nearly half a dozen Republican Senate recruits have fallen to more conservative challengers or Tea Party-driven candidates in primaries this year, at least one GOP c...
The Atlantic Wire - 'CRITERIA FOR MEMBERSHIP'Our community is built on the Trader Principle: We associate by mutual consent, to further shared goals of restoring fiscal responsibility and constitutionally limited government.

Making Gender Irrelevant

Posted by eOutlismlotcit On August - 16 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
By allowing same-sex marriage, we are declaring that mothers and fathers are interchangeable. The Left passionately supports the most remarkable and radical change in modern social history -- t...
HEREFORD, Ariz. — Tea party groups converged on a remote section of the U.S.-Mexico border on Sunday to show support for Arizona's controversial immigration law...