Tag Archives: Tea Party Movement

Mitt Romney as Mr. Nobody

… and not from the left. Read on.

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Their ideal world … the ‘Refounders of America’ write a Constitution

Want to know what kind of world conservative true believers (or at least their wealthy benefactors) want to construct for us? This is going to sting a bit, but read on …

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John Boehner has had enough of this sh–! (and the GOP caves on the payroll tax cut)

John Boehner gives up the ghost.

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What Boehner is dealing with: a tea party that’s stuck in 2010 …

This missive from the Dick Armey/Koch lobbying amalgam known as the Tea Party Express, (former home of this guy)… explains pretty much everything you need to know about the tea party, and why they have made the House of Representatives … Continue reading

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Don’t take it from me… GOPers feel their side got rolled on the temporary payroll tax extension

Take it from the folks at RedState.com. The Republicans and their hapless leaders John Boehner and Mitch McConnell lost the December budget showdown … 

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Tea Party Express: Scott Walker, Nikki Haley and Rick Scott are ‘martyrs’

From the in-box, an urgent message to the tea party faithful, from the Koch family Tea Party Express …

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David Frum explains it all: the GOP has lost touch with reality

David Frum writes a comprehensive, revealing essay that identifies the core problems of the modern Republican Party — which has been overrun by talk radio showmen, radical ideas and the loss of the Grand Old Party’s tether to reality. Frum … Continue reading

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Newt Gingrich chillin’, fellow conservative elites, not so much

This line from Politico’s daily “morning score” email probably sums up the state of affairs in the GOP:

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Maxine Waters: the tea party can ‘go straight to hell’

Tell us how you really feel, Maxine…

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More confirmation: tea partiers are garden variety, right wing evangelical Republicans

Well now there are numbers to back up what I have been saying since 2009: the tea party movement isn’t a “movement” at all — it’s just a bunch of really pissy Republicans.

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