Tea Party

Politics and Prune Juice Episode #6 – Hillary’s ATL Interruption, CNBC Debates, GOP Debate Rules

Monday, 9 November, 2015 |

In this week’s show, Matt gives a first-hand account of how #BlackLivesMatter protesters interrupted Hillary Clinton’s campaign event in Atlanta. We look at whether or not the protesters really had an impact on Clinton’s appearance in front of the … Read More

Eric Cantor Suffers Shocking Primary Election Loss

Wednesday, 11 June, 2014 |

Political observers were beside themselves on Tuesday night in one of the biggest upsets in a primary race in history.

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) walked away a big loser in his primary contest against Randolph-Macon College professor … Read More

Ad Correctly Calls John Boehner a ‘Chicken’ In Shutdown Fight (VIDEO)

Tuesday, 8 October, 2013 |

We are now in day EIGHT of the government shutdown. It’s a pretty ridiculous fight at this point, but one that has dragged on since last week.

House Speaker John Boehner took to ABC’s “This Week” on Sunday to … Read More

Obama Support Group Calls GOP “Irresponsible” In New Ad (VIDEO)

Tuesday, 8 October, 2013 |

We all knew we would see some ads around this government shutdown and debt ceiling crisis that America’s facing right now.

Organizing for Action, a Democratic-leaning group that strongly supports President Obama, released its new 30-second ad titled, “Irresponsible.” … Read More

House Votes Unanimously to Grant Back Pay to Furloughed Workers

Monday, 7 October, 2013 |

There was one bright spot of news to come out of the government shutdown fight this past weekend.

The House of Representatives voted by a unanimous 407-0 margin to back-pay federal workers once the government is up and running again. … Read More

IRS Shows Its Two Left Feet In Wasteful Cupid Shuffle Video

Monday, 3 June, 2013 |

The Internal Revenue Service isn’t winning many friends these days. And this video proves that in more ways than one.

The agency now has some visual evidence of government waste in action. A clip of some IRS employees doing … Read More

Obama Has Stern Words For IRS Picking On Conservative Groups (VIDEO)

Monday, 13 May, 2013 |

In a press conference on Monday, President Obama got tough with the agency that many Americans love to loathe — the Internal Revenue Service.

The president’s problem with the IRS stemmed from recent news reports that they were specifically … Read More

Rand Paul Gives One-Sided Tea Party Response to SOTU (VIDEO)

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013 |

Republicans wanted to offer as many rebuttals as possible to President Obama’s State of the Union speech.

Not only did Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) deliver a thirst-quenching Republican response, but the Tea Party also offered a few opinions of … Read More

SC-Gov. Appoints Black GOP Congressman Tim Scott to Senate

Monday, 17 December, 2012 |

It’s a new day in South Carolina and Rep. Tim Scott, a Republican, is probably having the best one ever right now.

Gov. Nikki Haley appointed Scott on Monday to fill the seat that will be vacated next month by outgoing … Read More

Sen. Jim DeMint To Ditch Senate for Major Lobbying Payday

Monday, 10 December, 2012 | 1

Sen. Jim DeMint (R) is giving himself a pay raise and a ticket out of the U.S. Senate next month.

The South Carolina lawmaker will step down from Congress in January and head over to Heritage Foundation as its leader.

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