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“One, two, three, not it!” about a dozen children shouted at the Wellington Amphitheater playground, as the Celebrate America event started. The free event, hosted by the Palm Beach Tea Party and Turning Point USA, featured speakers such as conservative radio talk show host Joyce Kaufman, regional ...
Bissett's chamber endorsed one Democrat and one Republican in the race, but not Ojeda. He's skeptical of Ojeda's campaign. "He may have a lot of people going to Facebook and watching his videos, [but] that may not translate into votes either in a Democratic primary or a general election," said Bissett.

State Election Commissioners Tuesday unanimously rejected a complaint from the Jefferson County Republican Executive Committee alleging that a moderate Republican county commissioner had violated the state Code of Fair Campaign Practices by encouraging Democrats to register as independents ...
New numbers from the West Virginia Secretary of State's Office show a downward trend in Democratic registrations continues with 524,964 of residents voters registered now as Democrats, down ... In West Virginia, independents can choose to vote in either the Democratic or Republican primary elections.
The polls concluded that Scott Dawson is the favorite in the Republican governor's race, remaining undefeated in grassroots straw polls thus far this election season. “Our winning track record in grassroots straw polls reflects the support I see every single day on the campaign trail,” Dawson said. “We're ...
“I consider myself a voice for working people,” he told me during his re-election campaign in 2016. “I have never voted to diminish or impair pensions. I'm a conservative Republican and constitutionalist. The Constitution is painfully clear that pensions shall not be diminished or impaired. I think the tea party ...

Back before the 2016 election, it was easy to find so-called Never Trump Republicans (NTRs). They were thick ... To wit: NTRs should vote Democrat. Perhaps in races ... The point of voting Democratic would not be to shape the Democratic policy agenda but to ensure Republican defeat. More on that in a ...
The Tea Party movement reflected a popular dissatisfaction with cultural change, of which Mr. Obama's election was a powerful symbol. Politicians ... This year, Democratic candidates remain focused on challenging vulnerable Republican-held seats more than purging ideologically impure incumbents.
Leading up to the election, many experts questioned whether or not Democrats would turn out in greater numbers across the state as a reaction to Donald Trump's presidency, much like how the Tea Party rallied Republican voters in the 2010 midterm election during Barack Obama's first term. While federal ...
When area Republicans gather Tuesday at the Parkway Place in Maumee for the 2018 Lucas County Lincoln Day Dinner, there will undoubtedly be a lot of talk about unity and what President Trump's triumph in the 2016 presidential election could bring to this fall's elections. But there is, of course, a seamy ...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A nonpartisan group says in a complaint to the Federal Election Commission that a super PAC has been improperly organizing and funding activities for a Republican U.S. Senate candidate in Mississippi. The Washington-based Campaign Legal Center filed the complaint Monday ...
Election outcomes, particularly midterm congressional elections, are decided by two factors: mechanics and mystery. The mechanics are easily ... The Tea Party disabled the precise engineering devised by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee to protect its House majority. It swept over its ...
Republican and Democratic leaders came across to tea party activists as equally uninterested in their worries about immigration, the loss of jobs and industry to global economic competition, and a social agenda of "political correctness" pushed by academia and the media. Trump built his movement by ...
Raj Goyle, a Democrat who ran against Pompeo in 2010, said Pompeo never spoke out against a billboard in the final days before the election that said "Vote American, vote Pompeo" overlaid on a stylized U.S. flag. Goyle is a U.S.-born citizen of Indian heritage. Pompeo's campaign said it was not involved ...
Greg Abbott and the state's top Tea Party group — Empower Texans — went hard after "squishy" Republicans who bucked the governor or strayed too far from ... Greg Abbott put his own campaign money and clout on the line, he mostly came up empty-handed, failing to defeat maverick Republican Reps.
Greg Abbott and the state's top Tea Party group — Empower Texans — went hard after “squishy” Republicans who bucked the governor or strayed too far from ... Greg Abbott put his own campaign money and clout on the line, he mostly came up empty-handed, failing to defeat maverick Republican Reps.
We've come up slightly since then, but we're still in a big hole, and there are those who want to have a 'tea party of the left' in the Democratic Party to match, ... Lipinski said Hillary Clinton's loss to Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election represented a failure of Democrats to demonstrate the party's ...

Illinois incumbent congressman Dan Lipinski from the 3rd congressional district narrowly beat his democratic challenger in the Illinois Primary on Tuesday. Lipinski tells the Scott Slocum show, it's important for the democratic party to be inclusive and NOT become the “tea party of the left.” To hear the entire ...
In election after election during this period, tea party voters rejected moderate or establishment candidates in Republican primaries in favor of hardcore ... Marie Newman, a progressive running for Illinois's 3rd Congressional District, has argued there is no longer a place in the Democratic Party for Rep.
The party's over. The tea party. You know, the Republican scam that energized their takeover of the House in 2010. They sequestered out-of-control budget items for a while. But all that changed now that they control the White House, the Senate and the House. Coming on the heels of a massive tax cut, ...
Marsha Blackburn's campaign said Tuesday that anyone who thinks she can't win the general election in Tennessee's U.S. Senate race is a "plain sexist pig." ... Blackburn remains a popular figure among the most conservative Republican circles, having aligned herself with the tea party movement from its ...
The Central Valley Tea Party will give those vying for California Assembly 26th District seat a chance to address voters early in the campaign season. Candidates from the Republican party that is. Organizers said the Tea Party is part of the GOP and they wanted to highlight the Republican candidates: ...
(The brightest indicator of all would come a year later, when Dave Brat knocked off House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a Republican primary by running a campaign obsessed with immigration.) The causes of the Tea Party's mutation were many: anger with Washington intransigence, the imprint of ...
President Trump has led the Republican Party in surprising directions – away from a balanced federal budget being only the latest. A recent poll indicates that's ... “At this point, it looks like the tea party is dead,” says Brian Riedl, a senior fellow at the conservative Manhattan Institute. “There seems to be no ...
I know, you've heard it before. Virtually every Beltway pundit in DC has pronounced the Tea Party dead at one time or another. Republican Senators well past their sell-by dates and Democratic apparatchiks alike have gleefully built a cottage industry on the prediction. But this time is different. Republicans ...
I know, you've heard it before. Virtually every Beltway pundit in DC has pronounced the Tea Party dead at one time or another. Republican Senators well past their sell-by dates and Democratic apparatchiks alike have gleefully built a cottage industry on the prediction. But this time is different. Republicans ...
His point was that he and other Republicans were elected to Washington, during the era of Democratic president Barack Obama, with the promise that they would keep ... The Republican-controlled House and Senate passed the huge spending package, despite the fact that it will bloat the national debt.
Two Italian researchers now argue that this can partly be traced back to the conservative Tea Party movement which has reshaped the Republican ... races other than their own, and – more importantly – that those supporting the Tea Party relied more strongly on their racial resentment in evaluating Obama.
Liberal groups groused that their allies in Congress had yet again squandered their leverage, bowing to Republican promises to debate immigration but .... Some Democrats and activists said one reason the left under Trump may never get as aggressive as the tea party under Obama is a basic difference in ...
Previously, he was head of Trump's presidential campaign, helping to steer the real estate mogul and reality TV star to a shocking victory in the 2016 race for the White House. Bannon, who also used to be in charge of right-wing news outlet Breitbart, fell out of grace with Trump and much of the conservative ...
Since the spring of 2015 -- around the start of the last presidential election campaign -- Democrats have given the Republican party an average unfavorable rating of 87 percent. Similarly, 88 percent of Republicans have held that opinion about the Democratic party. American sentiment overall toward the ...
If the “Florida Tea Party” had been able to peel off just a few points in these districts, that might have been enough to make a safe seat a toss-up, or even flip it to a Democrat. This was perhaps most galling regarding former Congressman Alan Grayson's original district. Even before his election, Grayson had ...
Former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon predicts that the “Time's Up” movement against sexual harassment and assault will be "bigger" than the right-wing Tea Party movement that gripped the Republican Party starting in 2009. In an interview published Friday in Bloomberg News, Bannon ...
Two Italian researchers now argue that this can partly be traced back to the conservative Tea Party movement which has reshaped the Republican party's ... The modern-day Tea Party began in 2009 in opposition to the Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan of former President Barack Obama, and the ...
During the Obama era, Republicans campaigned on promises to restrain federal spending and repeal Obamacare. Having gained total control of Washington, they have chosen to repeal the Tea Party instead. The Tea Party meant a lot of things to a lot of different people, but for many limited government ...
The spending push reflected years of pent-up demand that resulted from Republican adherence to Tea Party-driven fiscal restraint, along with the party's animosity for President Obama and a pronounced unwillingness to fund his priorities. Republican defense hawks said the restrictions imposed by formal ...
The attack ad comes as Rosenstein, a Republican and former Baltimore prosecutor, has come under fire from members of his party and the President for his ... of Obama and Trump administration officials who had signed off on reauthorizations for wiretaps of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.
Lipinski, who identifies Ronald Reagan as a political hero, votes against his party nearly twice as often as the average Democrat. In recent years, he's received harsh ratings from civil liberties, civil rights, education, women's rights, immigrant rights, pro-environment, anti-war and LGBT organizations.
Some outside progressive groups have sought to rally Democrats to campaign on repeal, aiming to replicate the success of the Tea Party in generating ... Some Democratic economists, such as former Obama adviser Jason Furman, have called for Democrats to pursue another major tax code overhaul, one ...
When he ran for mayor in 2017, Medina was endorsed by George Rodriguez, the former president of the San Antonio Tea Party, a group that vehemently opposed the passage of the nondiscrimination ordinance. At the time, Medina told Out In SA he and the Tea Party had agreed to disagree on certain ...
It's a scenario that would have been unimaginable just eight years ago, when Republicans routinely bludgeoned President Barack Obama's $787 billion economic stimulus package, held the line on debt ceiling increases and took back the House of Representatives on a tea-party-fueled message of fiscal ...
CNN's Chris Cuomo is fed up with lying lawmakers, and he took Tea Party Republican Representative Jim Jordan to task for attempting to lie about both the FISA court as a .... Jim Jordan is basically part of the Republican disease in Washington DC, that threatens everything about this democratic republic.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Opposition from Democratic liberals and tea-party Republicans in Congress may imperil a budget deal reached by Senate leaders to keep the government operating past midnight Thursday. The bipartisan compromise would provide the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra ...
The attack ad comes as Rosenstein, a Republican and former Baltimore prosecutor, has come under fire from members of his party and the President for his involvement in the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Rosenstein last week became a central figure in a campaign by some ...
Eight years ago, the Koch brothers' network spent millions to help boost the Tea Party wave. In 2010, the right ... This is 60 percent higher than they spent in the 2016 election cycle, which included a presidential campaign. ... And if they get swept away by a Democratic wave this November? The Koch ...
In 2014, Republican Governor Rick Snyder's narrow victory against Democratic opponent Mark Schauer may well have gone in a different direction were it not for the state's ... Since the 2016 election, much ink has spilled over the massive state-level losses Democrats have faced since Obama's election.
Kudos to Cliff Moone for dusting off the Democrat Party credo at the very beginning of an election year. ... The federal government was weaponized against gun owners (Fast & Furious), Tea Party groups (Lois Lerner and the IRS), and even the opposition presidential candidate, Donald Trump (electronic ...
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention hosted gubernatorial candidates who are vying for votes. The theme of the sixth annual convention was President Donald Trump's “Contract with the American Voter." The three-day event was held at the Crown Reef Resort ...
All this in a county where most Democratic judges don't even draw a Republican opponent and where Hillary Clinton stomped Donald Trump. Those challenges don't seem to dim Shorey's spirit. Her intense but optimistic manner is reminiscent of Reese Witherspoon's character in Election. “Now, anybody who looks at party ...
The deal Obama cut with Republicans in April 2011 was the first product of divided government after the GOP took back the House in the 2010 midterms, ... Tea Party activists howled, 59 House Republicans voted against the deal, and Republican candidates for president raced to distance themselves from ...


 

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