Republican Party

Jenny Beth Martin Joins the Call for A GOP TAKEOVER

"The rise of the Tea Party citizenry and the election of young, principled constitutionalists to the Congress and in state legislatures is a sign that the civil war in the Republican Party is about to turn, and in TAKEOVER Richard Viguerie gives us a road map to make it turn in our favor." -- Jenny Beth Martin, the co-founder and President of Tea Party Patriots.

Older Americans Shifting Toward Repub. Party: Study

Jeffrey M. Jones, Gallup.com

U.S. seniors -- those aged 65+ -- have moved from a reliably Dem. group to a reliably Repub. one over the past two decades. Over the last 7 years, seniors have become less Democratic, and have shown an outright preference for the GOP since 2010.

RED ALERT: Romney To Gather Aides In Utah

If political brains were a prerequisite for an invitation to Romney's Utah pow-wow it seems like he could have held the gathering in the broom closet of one of his mansions.

Buchanan: Boehner Will Lose Speakership Over Amnesty Push

Andrew Johnson, National Review Online

Pat Buchanan warns that an imminent Repub. debate over immigration will play into the hands of the Dem. party. Repubs. should instead focus on Obamacare ahead of the '14 elections. By pivoting to the issue of immigration, Repubs. are "walking right into the trap."

Republican Suicide Equals National Suicide

The Republican Party is dead unless Republicans honor their clear duty to defend the core interests of the American workers who form the backbone of this nation. House Republicans should tell the President’s CEO lobbyists, loudly for all to hear: we don’t work for you; we work for the American people. Click here to demand your Congressman sign our "No Amnesty Pledge" today. 

It’s Past Time to Start Believing President Obama

It is time the Republican “leaders” on Capitol Hill started believing Obama when he says he is going to act with or without constitutional authority and long past time they used the tools the Constitution gives them to stop him. Sign and share the petition to impeach Obama now.

GOP to Obama: See You in Court

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

Republicans are taking Obama to court over his use of executive power.

Priebus' Shameless Pro-Amnesty Pandering

Wanda Carruthers, NewsMax

"We have to grow our party through addition and multiplication. We can't divide and subtract," Reince Priebus told MSNBC's "Morning Joe." He also said that the GOP must get serious on immigration.

Tea Party to Celebrate 5 Years of Victories

Tony Lee, Breitbart

The Tea Party movement will celebrate its 5-year anniversary with a big event on Feb. 27 in Washington, D.C. that will bring together Tea Party conservatives in Congress with local activists and leaders from across the US. 

More Proof That the Investigation of IRS=SHAM

Mark Meckler, American Spectator

Letting the IRS take our money is a small matter compared to letting them steal our freedom.

RNC Moves Toward '16 Changes; Conservatives Outraged

Cameron Joseph, The Hill

A Republican National Committee meeting to compress the 2016 primary schedule grew heated Thurs., as supporters of rule changes beat back repeated attempts by a handful of conservative activists to stop them.

How Dumb Can the GOP Be On Amnesty?

House Republican “leaders” are negotiating with the same hardcore leftist who defends the notorious “coyotes” or human smugglers that have led to the deaths of so many would be immigrants and who opposes the enforcement of the immigration laws we already have on the books.

Report: TeaParty Expands Influence Even in Dem. Districts

Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner

Despite nat'l polls showing dwindling voter support for the Tea Party, House Repubs. are embracing the movement’s issues tighter than ever, setting up a potential clash with voters in districts that lean Dem., according to a new study of key House votes.

Cochran's TeaParty Challenger Raises $500K in 10 Weeks

Cameron Joseph, The Hill

Sen. Thad Cochran's (R-Miss.) Tea Party challenger, Miss. state Sen. Chris McDaniel (R) got a big fundraising boost from many conservative groups including the Club for Growth, FreedomWorks and the Senate Conservatives Fund.

Leftists' Hopes of Tea Party Death Are Dashed

Bob Unruh, WND

A leftist group released the report: 'The Status of the Tea Party: Membership, Support and Sympathy by the Numbers.' It says that opposition to the tea party’s goals have “hardened,” but members have responded by a surge of commitment. Core membership has grown by 4%.

Bachmann: Obama’s Legacy=Establishment of Lawlessness in US

Jack Minor, US Finance Post

Bachmann responded to recent decisions by fed. judges who struck down traditional marriage bills in UT and OK. She said that Obama was violating the constitution by making his own laws. "Now judges are taking their cues from the White House and that’s a very adversarial precedent that’s being set for the future of law and security.”

Cuccinelli to Christie: Resign as RGA Head

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Former VA A.G. and Repub. guv. candidate Ken Cuccinelli said Gov. Chris Christie should resign as chairman of the powerful Republican Governors Assoc. because the scandals Christie is dealing with may tarnish the GOP brand and make him an ineffective surrogate.

Trump Eyeing Presidency; Says Christie Hurt

Richard Valdmanis, Reuters

Donald Trump said he may seek the Repub. presidential nomination for 2016, adding that Chris Christie's prospects for a White House run have dimmed since a scandal erupted.

CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll: Week 30

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