Romney Reaches Out To Skeptical Tea Partyers In Michigan

In Michigan, Rick Santorum is counting on the Tea Party to see him as the true conservative option in the race, but Mitt Romney is challenging that claim.

Source:
http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2012/02/24/147339527/romney-reaches-out-to-skeptical-tea-partiers-in-michigan

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GOP Senator Says Tea Party Influence Killed Off Republican Chances For Senate Majority

After Republicans reclaimed their majority status in the House in the 2010 election, many pundits predicted the party would have an easy time capturing the Senate in 2012.

There are, after all, only 10 GOP senators up for reelection, compared to 23 Democrats. And Republicans seemed to be successfully riding a wave of anti-government sentiment […]

Source:
http://thinkprogress.org/politics/2011/12/28/395501/gop-senator-says-tea-party-influence-killed-off-republican-chances-for-senate-majority/

Tea Party Nation urges businesses to stop hiring, just to sabotage the economy

Just when I think conservatives can’t surprise me any more, they surprise me with another jaw-dropper.

And, no, I’m not talking about the recent Republican debate.

Source:
http://www.ourfuture.org/blog-entry/2011104219/tea-party-businesses-stop-hiring

How Christine O’Donnell Went from Tea Party Favorite to Outcast

Before she lost her Senate race, criticizing her was considered tea party heresy.

Now she’s barely permitted to speak at rallies.In the tea party, one day you’re in, and the next you’re out.

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2011/08/how-christine-odonnell-went-from-tea-party-favorite-to-outcast/244359/

Tea Party Rep: Bank Should Have Known I Wouldn’t Be Able To Repay $2.2 Million Loan

Tea Party aligned Georgia Rep.

Tom Graves (R), who castigates Washington for fiscal irresponsibility, reached an out of court settlement Wednesday after he was sued for defaulting on a $2.2 million loan — which his attorney argued is the bank’s fault for lending him the money in the first place.

Source:
http://tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com/2011/08/tea_party_rep_bank_should_have_known_i_wouldnt_be_able_to_repay_22_million_loan.php

There is no Compromise With a Party That Has Historically Screamed for a Shutdown

Its merely days away until the deadline for our country to default or the debt ceiling to be raised and thus far, its been calamitous.

After struggling to appease the Tea Party-led House, Speaker John Boehners bill to raise the debt limit and reduce the deficit was just passed. The bill passed in a close 218-210 vote, with no Democratic support and losing 22 Republicans. Now it will move on to the Senate, where Democratic Majority Leader

Source:
http://freakoutnation.com/2011/07/29/there-is-no-compromise-with-a-party-that-has-historically-screamed-for-a-shutdown/

James OKeefe Asks Not To Be Taped And Opposes A Law Banning Secret Recordings

Speaking at a Bayshore Tea Party event, Conservative activist James OKeefe who secretly tapes his targets, then heavily edits them selectively, does not want to be taped himself openly by an APP videographer.

Source:
http://freakoutnation.com/2011/03/18/james-okeefe-asks-not-to-be-taped-and-opposes-a-law-banning-secret-recordings/

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