Articles Tagged with tea party

Stephen Colbert Announcement Garners Wide Range Of Reactions On Twitter

Stephen Colbert move draws Twitter outrage

Stephen Colbert is replacing David Letterman on the Late Show. That particular announcement has drawn quite a few reactions from the truly excited to those are a bit bewildered about the move. The truly interesting reactions are from the ones who identify themselves as conservatives or proud members of the Tea Party and are operating… Read more »

United Nations Banned From Overseeing Tennessee Elections

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United Nations election monitors have been banned from overseeing Tennessee elections results. In 2012 liberal-leaning groups voiced their concerns over state voter ID laws to the UN, which then became involved in the ballot casting process in the United States. A total of 44 election monitors were sent to a multitude of states (including Tennessee)… Read more »

Republicans Liken Abortion Supporters To Satanists

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When a presidential candidate calls abortion supporters Satan worshippers and savages, that party, in this case the Republican Party, is guaranteed to keep social issues on the forefront of voter’s mind at least for the short term. The Susan B. Anthony List, a 501 non profit organization focused on eliminating abortion in the US has… Read more »

Michele Bachmann Claims Gay People Are ‘Bullying Americans’

Michele Bachmann

Michele Bachmann, the creator of the Tea Party, has recently said she is sick and tired of all the gays who “bully the American people”. In an interview with conservative radio host, Lars Larson, at last week’s Conservative Political Action Conference, Bachmann expressed her anger toward Arizona Republican governor, Jan Brewer, vetoing Arizona’s anti-gay bill,… Read more »

What Ted Cruz Said At CPAC Shocked Liberals Across America

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Ted Cruz appears to never shy away from saying what is on his mind and remained true to form during his CPAC speech. The Senator took to the podium an announced that the United States should abolish the IRS. The Tea Party Republican feels that American should be able to file their taxes on the… Read more »

GOP Activist Calls Wendy Davis ‘Hooker’ And ‘Whore’ On Twitter

Wendy Davis attacked by GOP sexist

Wendy Davis, the Democratic candidate for Texas governor, found herself on the receiving end of a head-spinningly misogynistic and offensive Twitter rant from a Republican activist, at a time when Republicans are attempting to shed the “war on women” brand that they’ve been carrying around at least since 2012. Davis has been forced to explain… Read more »

IRS Accused Of Targeting Hollywood Conservatives

Gary Sinise

The IRS has been accused of targeting Hollywood conservatives. The Tea Party and patriot groups targeting scandal by the Internal Revenue Service has barely subsided and the federal tax agency is making headlines again. Gary Sinise, Jon Voight Kelsey Grammer and other notable entertainers are Friends of Abe members. The group has reportedly faced extreme… Read more »

FBI Terrorism Screening Center On Hiring Spree

Terrorism Screening Center

The FBI is hiring nearly 120 new staffers at the Terrorism Screening Center (TSC) in order to enhance scrutiny, and perhaps data mining.The individuals identified by President Barack Obama’s administration as possible terrorists has reportedly surged over the past two years. The federal agency hiring spree involves employing full-time private contractors to “amass and screen… Read more »

Texas Secession Movement Catching On In 15 Other States

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The Texas secession movement has caught on in at least 15 other states, according to the Houston Chronicle. A group of folks in Vermont want to join Canada, and multiple states from South Carolina to Alaska are reportedly prepared to “go it alone” if their respective movements garner enough steam to be considered for a… Read more »

Ted Cruz Defends His Father’s Racially Charged Comments

Ted Cruz Defends His Father's Controversial Remarks

US Senator Ted Cruz has come forward to explain and defend his father’s comments after coming under fire earlier this week. Tea Party champion Ted Cruz says detractors have taken his father’s comments about sending President Obama “back to Kenya” out of context in an attempt to smear him. The comments at the center of… Read more »

Rand Paul Delivers Hateful Anti-Muslim Speech

Rand Paul Gives Hate Speech Against Muslims

Senator Rand Paul, Republican from Kentucky, delivered a 19-minute speech about the “worldwide war on Christianity” in Washington on Friday. While some social conservatives might think about such a “war” in terms of birth control or same-sex marriage, Paul chose to focus on Muslims. In his speech Paul claims as many as “100 million” Muslims… Read more »

Christine O’Donnell Claims IRS Illegally Breached Tax Records

Christine O'Donnell Tax Records May Have Been Illegally Breached By IRS

Christine O’Donnell, former Delaware Tea Party candidate, has claimed the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) illegally breached her tax records in 2010. The revelation came to O’Donnell by way of Dennis Martel, a US Treasury Department agent, who passed along the warning in January, O’Donnell said in comments to the Washington Times. O’Donnell said that she… Read more »