Low Registration Sinks Tea Party Convention

Sign of the times ahead for the Tea Party? Roll Call Politics Organizers of the Freedom Jamboree announced Wednesday that they have canceled the tea party convention planned for this fall, citing low registration. They had hoped the event would serve as a stage for Republican presidential candidates to court the conservative movement, and two… More Low Registration Sinks Tea Party Convention

Robertson: The Tea Party Is God’s Answer

“The stupid” follows this guy like white on rice.  (No pun, honest!) Right Wing Watch Pat Robertson and the Christian Broadcasting Network have been heavily promoting the so-called “Teavangelicals,” or the ties between the Religious Right and the Tea Party. Following a report by David Brody, who hosted a panel on “Teavangelicals” at the Faith… More Robertson: The Tea Party Is God’s Answer

Tough week for Tea Party ends with fizzling rally

I wonder if the Tea Party caucus in Congress have read this?  Is this the beginning of a trend? The State The Columbia [South Carolina] Tea Party went from Donald Trump to jilted chump after the celebrity businessman canceled his appearance at Thursday’s State House rally, and state legislators approved tax breaks and spending that the group… More Tough week for Tea Party ends with fizzling rally

Phillips: “Obama And His Regime Are Not Real Americans”

I’ve been thinking, the Tea Party, Donald Trump, Caribou Barbie and the other Obama haters are making it really easy for President Obama to win re-election in 2012 with their vitriol and insanity.  Those people are batshit insane! Right Wing Watch Tea Party Nation thinks everything about the successful operation to find and kill Osama… More Phillips: “Obama And His Regime Are Not Real Americans”

Gov. Brewer Signs Law Giving Tea Party Flag Same Status As American Flag

Just when I thought AZ Gov. Jan Brewer had harnassed some common sense into her cerebrel cortex, she does this… Think Progress While Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) is rightly being praised for vetoing a so-called “birther bill” yesterday, she also quietly signed into law legislation that gives the Tea Party-associated Gadsen Flag the same protection as… More Gov. Brewer Signs Law Giving Tea Party Flag Same Status As American Flag

Wake Up, Huck: Obama Didn’t Grow Up in Kenya

I’m not sure what Mike Huckabee’s personal motives are, but in general it’s easy to see that the GOP  is listening to their pollsters who say that 51% of voting Republicans believe that Barack Obama was not born in this country. Essentially one can deduce that the Republican party has now embraced “birtherism”. The Daily Beast Mike Huckabee… More Wake Up, Huck: Obama Didn’t Grow Up in Kenya

GOP and Tea Partiers: Small Government Talk – Big Government Rule

Think about this:  How many times have we heard the GOP and Tea Party talk about “individual freedoms” and “less government intrusion in our lives”?  Yet, the main priority of the GOP majority house leaders is to gut the current abortion law as it currently stands on the books. How the hell does one campaign… More GOP and Tea Partiers: Small Government Talk – Big Government Rule

Tucson Tea Party Leader Blames Gabrielle Giffords for Getting Shot

This can’t be good from any perspective… Moral Low Ground Tucson Tea Party co-founder Trent Humphries has disgustingly blamed US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords for her own shooting. “It’s political gamesmanship,” he explained to Britain’s Guardian. “The real case is that she [Giffords] had no security whatsoever at this event. So if she lived under a… More Tucson Tea Party Leader Blames Gabrielle Giffords for Getting Shot