Tea Party

Republican Rep. Trey Radel, newly elected to office last November, is taking a page out of disgraced Canada mayor Rob Ford‘s coke buying book. The junior congressman from Florida pleaded guilty today (Nov. 20) in court after he was busted buying powder in Washington last month.

Although there are rumblings in Washington that Republican senator and Tea Party proponent Ted Cruz is aiming his sights towards a bid for the White House in 2016, he may have to do some damage control first. Cruz’s father landed on the national radar after video surfaced of him publicly stating that Blacks are “uniformed” and […]

As the federal government shutdown enters its 10th day, President Barack Obama has taken an increasingly aggressive stance in demanding House Republicans pass a budget bill to end the ongoing crisis. Wednesday (Oct. 9), Obama and House Democrats met to discuss an end to the shutdown and raise the looming debt limit that threatens to […]

As the October 1 deadline for the Affordable Care Act looms, President Barack Obama has faced strong Republican Party opposition over the healthcare law. After congressional GOP members attempted a symbolic standoff against Obamacare, a Republican senator says the party has little chance in stopping the law from going into effect.

Steve Miller, the acting chairman IRS chairman has been ousted, President Obama announced Wednesday (May 15). Miller’s departure stems from news of a GOP discrimination scandal.

The IRS admitted to targeted members of the GOP and Tea Party, a development which has understandably angered conservatives. A special unit went beyond typical protocol singling out small government groups for using the words “Tea Party” and “patriot,” when applying for tax-exempt status, it was announced Friday (May 10).

Congressman Joe Walsh is at it again. The noted Tea Party representative continues to use his platform for evil, and in his latest remarks, accused black people of mooching off the government. During a speech in Schaumburg, Ill., the Chicago native attacked the Democratic party for allegedly encouraging Hispanics to follow the lead of black people, […]

It’s no secret that the Republic Party is not a fan of President Obama, but their unwillingness to look at the facts, and attack him based on his race remains unsettling. The latest culprit to take an unwarranted shot at Obama is U.S. Rep Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), who thinks that the only reason the president […]

Black Republican and Florida Congressional candidate Allen West recently held a town hall meeting in Fort Lauderdale, Florida defending the Tea Party and shunning the NAACP. West’s town hall meeting comes as the ongoing firestorm between the two organizations continues. As previously reported the NAACP passed a resolution asking Tea Party leaders to denounce the […]