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House Tea Party Conservatives Plan To Oust John Boehner As Speaker
Oh noes, there's a Tea party revolt underfoot in the House of Representatives -- and they want Speaker John Boehner's scalp. Read more...
Colbert Takes Up For McConnell Challenger Bevin Attending Cockfighting Rally
Stephen Colbert took up for Mitch McConnell primary challenger, Matt Bevin and his list of excuses for being confused about attending a cockfighting rally and whether he actually supports cockfighting or not.
Colbert Takes Up For McConnell Challenger Bevin Attending Cockfighting Rally
Stephen Colbert took up for Mitch McConnell primary challenger, Matt Bevin and his list of excuses for being confused about attending a cockfighting rally and whether he actually supports cockfighting or not. Read more...
Right-Wing Extremists In Montana File For Legislative Races As Democrats
Democratic primary voters in some Montana legislative districts will see new and unfamiliar names on the ballot this year. That’s because at least eight Democratic candidates are actually far-right “constitutionalists” and Tea Party activists. Read more...
Tea Party Leader Claims Common Core Standards Will Rain Hellfire On U.S.
Dr. Terry Batton stood up in Montgomery, Alabama and preached a hellfire sermon about how the Common Core standards would surely bring God's wrath down on us. Read more...

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The Tea Party, Our Founding Fathers, And The Fight Over Government
Getting our historical narrative right matters a lot, as we are still arguing about all the same things our nation’s founders fought over. We need to be for a government that picks the right side to be on when it comes to our fights over the economy. Read more...
Louie Gohmert: The Tea Party Is An 'Answer To My Prayers'
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) marked the fifth anniversary of the so-called Tea Party movement by telling a group of conservatives in Washington that they had literally been the "answer to my prayers." Read more...
Bob Schieffer Calls Americans Who Don't Want Cuts To Our Social Safety Nets Extremists
CBS host Bob Schieffer compared those on the left who don't want cuts to our social safety nets to the so-called "tea party" Republicans and their continued obstruction. Read more...
Rep. Alan Grayson:  Ted Cruz Is Trying To 'Hasten The Apocalypse'
Rep. Alan Grayson had very harsh, but accurate words to describe Ted Cruz and the Tea Party over their horrible behavior and recent actions on important votes like the debt ceiling. Read more...
Cornyn Primary Challenger Attacks McConnell For Looking And Fighting 'Like A Turtle'
It seems the left and the likes of Jon Stewart are not the only ones that have resorted to comparing Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and his likeness to a turtle. Read more...