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Tea Parties Are a Catchall Coalition

Posted by Anthony Maalouf, Philly Inquirer On August - 13 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Anthony Maalouf, Philly Inquirer

Tea Party Groups Come Out Against Net Neutrality

Posted by The Hill On August - 13 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

In their own words: Tea Party activists speak out (USA TODAY)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
USA TODAY - A year ago, the political hurricane known as the "Tea Party" erupted in made-for-YouTube confrontations at congressional town hall meetings on the pending health care overhaul.

Obama’s Presidency is in Serious Trouble

Posted by Nile Gardiner, Daily Telegraph On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Nile Gardiner, Daily TelegraphSign in or registerThursday 12 August 2010 | Blog Feed | All feedsBy Nile Gardiner World Last updated: August 12th, 2010Comment on this Comment on this article President Obama: In decline?...

Anti-Incumbent? Yes, But Maybe Not So Much

Posted by NPR Topics: Politics On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
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.
A new Democratic group called the Agenda Project has launched an anti-Tea Party project, known as "F*ck Tea," which is aimed at, well, exactly what...

Replicating the Success of Prop C — By: Benjamin Evans

Posted by The Editors On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Contrary to popular media memes, the success of Missouri’s Proposition C -- which blocks the enforcement of Obamacare in the state -- was not the product of moneyed interests, insurance-company perfidy, or an uninformed citizenry. And it was not ...

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 in four states on …

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“Tea party” groups are planning a large rally on Sunday in Arizona, near the Mexican border, to support both the state’s hard-line stance on illegal immigration and the political campaign of the local talk show host who is challenging Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.). Mexico â United States border – US-Mexico Border – Immigration – United States – Law

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Tea party favorite Maes wins Colo. gov. primary

Posted by admin On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Businessman Dan Maes rode support from tea party groups to claim Colorado’s Republican gubernatorial primary, defeating former U.S. Rep. Scott McInnis.

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Tea Party group meeting scheduled

Posted by admin On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

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.

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Warren Tea Party petition on council proceeds

Posted by admin On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

The Warren Tea Party collected enough signatures in its effort to reduce the number of Warren council members and create districts so the entire city is represented, the Clerk’s Office said today.

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Tea Party joins anti-immigration moves in Arizona

Posted by admin On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Washington – Elements of the Tea Party, a US conservative movement, are set to join a rally Sunday in Arizona to support the state’s hardline position on illegal immigration, The Washington Post reported Wednesday.

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Tea party, gay marriage and the White flag

Posted by admin On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Tea party, gay marriage and the White flag

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Tea Party Express stops in Juneau

Posted by admin On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

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.

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Tea party connects with Williamsburg

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WILLIAMSBURG — The original Tea Party may have been in Boston, but some modern-day “tea party” activists are finding a powerful narrative this summer at a different historic landmark: Colonial Williamsburg.

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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 defeat.

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Entrepreneur Dan Maes cashed in his support from Tea Party patriot groups to narrowly defeat former U.S. Rep. Scott McInnis in Colorado’s GOP gubernatorial primary, sending a message to state republicans that the movement is a force they must reckon with.

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Ken Buck defeated Jane Norton in the GOP primary for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, setting up a general election this fall that pits an establishment Democrat against a scrappy, Tea Party-backed opponent.

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First Thoughts: The tea party wins again

Posted by admin On August - 12 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

The tea party wins again with Ken Buck’s victory in Colorado, but President Barack Obama snaps his losing streak in the same state.

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Buck wins Colorado GOP Senate nomination

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Tea party favorite Ken Buck has defeated former Lt. Gov. Jane Norton to clinch Colorado’s Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate.

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Tea Party Crushing Chamber Of Commerce In GOP Primaries (Huffington Post)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On August - 11 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
Huffington Post - 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 T...

Elites Out of Touch With Public’s Anger

Posted by Tony Blankley, RealClearPolitics On August - 11 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
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 ...

Tea party activists wrapping up a four-day election boot camp here say they”ll make up in “sweat equity” what they lack in political cash to get out the vote for candidates who’ve signed their Contract From America to shrink government and lower taxes.

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