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McDaniel Tells Exactly Why Cochran Failed Mississippi

Tea Party News Network Staff

Conservative Chris McDaniel blasted Cochran for not being conservative and for not standing up against Obama. He said Obamacare must be fully repealed and that the most conservative state deserves the most conservative senator.

Smoking Gun? Obama Knew Bergdahl was a Deserter in '10

Greg Campbell, Tea Party News Network

A Pentagon report clearly indicates that as early as 2010, the DOD knew that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl had deserted his unit. This means that the Obama Administration had long known that Bergdahl was a deserter and still traded 5 dangerous terrorists for the release of a man who deserted his unit.

Cruz: Have We Put a Price on Other US Soldiers?

Sandy Fitzgerald, Newsmax

Ted Cruz is glad for the return of Bowe Bergdahl, but is concerned about the release of 5 Taliban prisoners. "How many soldiers lost their lives to capture the Taliban we released?" Cruz said it may send the wrong message & sets a bad precedent.

Rush: VA Scandal Proves Gov't Bureaucracy Can't Handle Healthcare

Tea Party News Network Staff

Rush explains that the VA mess proves that gov't should exit the healthcare business. "It's something that a bureaucracy just can’t handle. If you want to know where we’re headed as a country with healthcare, take a look at the VA... this is the course that’s been charted if we don’t change it."

Why Big Business Wanted Regulation

Timothy P. Carney, Washington Examiner

Preservation of the status quo is often the aim of corporations. It's consistently the consequence of fed. action. It's the enemy of entrepreneurship, economic growth and free choice. As today's progs. continue TRoosevelt's collusive policies hidden by populist rhetoric, we need Gabriel Kolko's insights more than ever.

Why The VA Scandal Sticks

Michael Gerson, Real Clear Politics

The WH's response indicates a strategy of persuasion: Pick a minor scapegoat, institute an inconsequential reform, claim broad support, then insist that the whole matter is old news. In a presidency defined by healthcare ambitions & debates, the VA scandal is likely to stick as a summary & a parody. 

Mark Levin on VA: Get Rid Of "Central Bureaucracy," Try A Voucher System

Real Clear Politics Staff

"We don't need a Veterans Administration. We need quality timely medical care for our veterans. And no matter how many times, especially this president says they're going to fix it, they're not, it's impossible. Maybe every member of Congress should resign. Maybe Obama should resign. They're all in on it." 

Boehner's Big Immigration Decision

Russell Berman, The Hill

After failing to seal a “grand bargain” with Obama on cutting the federal deficit, Boehner may see immigration as his opportunity for an achievement that would define his tenure in office of which he's hinted may be coming to an end.

REID WANTS CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO LIMIT POLITICAL SPEECH

Ken Klukowski, Breitbart

Harry Reid announced the Sen. Judiciary Comm. will hold a hearing on June 3 on amending the Constitution to limit political speech. If ultimately adopted, it would prohibit political speech of citizens and citizen groups such as the NRA.

Poll: GOP Leads in Midterms as OCare Dooms Dems

Melanie Batley, Newsmax

R's are in the lead in the most competitive House & Senate races, a reflection on Obama's low approval rating & frustration with Obamacare, a new poll has found. 41% said they would choose a Repub., 34% would choose a Dem, and about 25% were unsure.

Targeted? Gun Sellers Say 'High Risk' Label From Feds Restricts Business

Kelly Riddell, Washington Times

Gun retailers say the Obama administration is trying to put them out of business with regulations and investigations that bypass Congress and choke off their lines of credit, freeze their assets and prohibit online sales.

Is It True, Mr. Speaker?

We said back in November of last year Speaker Boehner, Eric Cantor, Kevin McCarthy, Cathy McMorris Rogers and the rest of the House Republican “leadership” could not be trusted on immigration and Valerie Jarrett’s remarks to the global elite gathered at the SkyBridge Alternatives Conference in Las Vegas show we were right.

RNC Demands Indep. Investigation into VA

Ramsey Cox, The Hill

RNC Chair Reince Priebus demanded an independent investigation of 40 recent deaths at Vets. Affairs hospitals. His comments came after Obama appointed a White House official to look into the matter. 

Operation Amer. Spring Aims to Oust Obama, Boehner

Cheryl K. Chumley, Washington Times

A group of "patriots" with a million mobilized militia members (Operation American Spring) are heading to DC this week with a message for political leaders, from Obama to Boehner: Get out.

Judicial Watch: New Docs Show IRS HQ Control of Tea Party Targeting

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton and his team have uncovered documents showing that officials in the IRS headquarters were responsible for the illegal delays of Tea Party applications. These documents also confirm the unprecedented pressure from congressional Democrats to go after President Obama’s political opponents.

Glenn Beck Takes Down Common Core

Glenn Beck took on Common Core State Standards on “The O’Reilly Factor,” arguing that it’s all about “control” and forcing students to “conform.” “You always talk about a culture war, and that’s really what Common Core is about.

Boehner: Could Jail Lois Lerner but Won’t; Waiting for Holder to ‘Do His Job’

Matthew Burke, Tea Party News Network

Boehner says that while Congress has the constitutional authority to arrest Lerner, he’s depending on corrupt Attorney General Eric Holder, who himself was held in contempt of Congress, to “do his job.” 

Murderers, Rapists, Kidnappers: 36k+ Criminal Illegals Released In '13

Chuck Ross, Daily Caller

Nearly 200 murderers, over 400 rapists, and 300 kidnappers in the U.S. illegally were released by Immigration and Customs Enforcement while awaiting deportation proceedings, according to a new report from the Center for Immigration Studies.

We Love Rand Paul, But… UPDATED With Statement from Senator Paul's Office

UPDATED ARTICLE: We said Senator Rand Paul missed the boat when he made comments in opposition to voter ID laws because those laws are "offending people," now his office has sent us a clarification putting his remarks in the full context that The New York Times left out. 

Ted Cruz Releases Definitive List of 76 ‘Lawless’ Obama Actions

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

Sen. Ted Cruz’s “The Legal Limit Report No. 4” delves into little-known and little-reported details of Obama’s executive actions.