Browsing All posts tagged under »TEA Party«

NY Times Gleeful Over GOP Reaping What They Sow With Tea Party, Trump

March 5, 2016 by


By Clay Waters ~ Republicans reaping what they sow was the theme of two New York Times stories on Thursday. Reporter Jennifer Steinhauer’s “Congressional Memo” suggested turnabout was fair play: “Ryan Now Faces Tea Party Forces He Helped Unleash.” It’s what Speaker Paul Ryan and the GOP get for setting off “flare-ups over racially charged […]

Was IRS Union Boss Colleen Kelley The Lois Lerner Link To Obama?

July 13, 2014 by


By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ On March 31, 2010, the day before the Inspector General’s report says the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) began its scheme to target tea party and conservative groups, the White House Visitors Log reveals that President Barack Obama met with IRS union boss Colleen Kelley. In a notable feat of investigative […]

GOP to ‘Paralyze’ Obama Agenda + More – Daily Digest

June 27, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[T]o preserve the republican form and principles of our Constitution and cleave to the salutary distribution of powers which that [the Constitution] has established … are the two sheet anchors of our Union. If driven from either, we shall be in danger of foundering.” –Thomas Jefferson, letter to Judge William […]

Down Under Gun Control + More – Daily Digest

June 11, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “In disquisitions of every kind there are certain primary truths, or first principles, upon which all subsequent reasoning must depend.” –Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 31, 1788 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Down Under Gun Control Following the latest high-profile shootings, Barack Obama told America it needs to do some “soul searching” […]

Tea Party’s Primary Mission + More – Daily Digest

May 21, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for, among old parchments, or musty records. They are written, as with a sun beam, in the whole volume of human nature, by the hand of the divinity itself; and can never be erased or obscured by mortal power.” –Alexander […]

The GOP’s Fratricidal Threat to Liberty Violating Reagan’s Eleventh Commandment

March 12, 2014 by


By Mark Alexander~ “We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately.” –Benjamin Franklin (1776) The Tea Party movement is now five years old. With the 2014-midterm elections on the horizon, we should take account of who we were, where we are, and how to restore our lost momentum moving forward. In […]

Putin’s Peace Prize? + More – Daily Digest

March 6, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “We lay it down as a fundamental, that laws, to be just, must give a reciprocation of right; that, without this, they are mere arbitrary rules of conduct, founded in force, and not in conscience.” –Thomas Jefferson, Notes on the state of Virginia, 1782 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Facebook and […]

Using The IRS To Suppress Free Speech

February 11, 2014 by


By Star Parker ~ After the Citizens United decision, the president himself weighed in, expressing his outrage about the decision, indicating his intent to “develop a forceful response to this decision.” The latest round of the IRS scandal, in which Tea Party and conservative groups have been selectively targeted for harassment by our tax collection […]

Liberty Is Colorblind – The Real Immigration Debate

February 5, 2014 by


By Mark Alexander~ “Citizens by birth or choice of a common country, that country has a right to concentrate your affections. The name of American, which belongs to you, in your national capacity, must always exalt the just pride of patriotism, more than any appellation derived from local discriminations.” –George Washington (Farewell Address, 1796) During […]

Little Sisters Win Big + More – Daily Digest

January 27, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place, oblige it to control itself.” –James Madison, Federalist No. 51, 1788 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Little […]

More Bad News for ObamaCare Costs + More Daily Digest

January 14, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “I think we have more machinery of government than is necessary, too many parasites living on the labor of the industrious.” –Thomas Jefferson, letter to William Ludlow, 1824 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS More Bad News for ObamaCare Costs The White House boasted this week that one out of four Americans […]

Time Mag’s Climate Deception + More Daily Digest

January 8, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The Constitution … is a mere thing of wax in the hands of the judiciary which they may twist and shape into any form they please.” –Thomas Jefferson (1819) TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Time Mag’s Climate Deception Here’s what Time magazine had to say about the now infamous “polar vortex” […]

Right Start 12-19-2013

December 19, 2013 by


FOUNDER’S QUOTE DAILY “Without justice being freely, fully, and impartially administered, neither our persons, nor our rights, nor our property, can be protected. And if these, or either of them, are regulated by no certain laws, and are subject to no certain principles, and are held by no certain tenure, and are redressed, when violated, […]

Tea v. the GOP: Getting it Right Winning versus Whining

October 3, 2013 by


By Mark Alexander~ “Experience [has] long taught me the reasonableness of mutual sacrifices of opinion among those who are to act together for any common object, and the expediency of doing what good we can; when we cannot do all we would wish.” –Thomas Jefferson (1803) The title of this column should read “Tea and […]

Decoding the Left’s ‘Tolerance and Diversity’ Agenda

August 22, 2013 by


Eroding Liberty by Undermining Faith and Family By Mark Alexander~ “Can the liberties of a nation be thought secure when we have removed their only firm basis, a conviction in the minds of the people that these liberties are the gift of God? That they are not to be violated but with his wrath?” –Thomas […]

News From the Swamp: IRS Targeting Continues

August 14, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “There are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.” –James Madison GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS News From the Swamp: IRS Targeting Continues During congressional testimony on IRS political targeting of Tea Party […]

It’s the Profiling, Stupid!

June 13, 2013 by


Obama, Trust and the NSA By Mark Alexander “All men having power ought to be distrusted…” –James Madison (1787) Last week, Barack Hussein Obama deflected new concerns about the National Security Administration’s intrusive domestic data-mining operations, saying, “If people can’t trust … the executive branch … to make sure we’re abiding by the Constitution, due […]

IRS Meets Campaign Manager

June 5, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ The Foundation “Man, once surrendering his reason, has no remaining guard against absurdities the most monstrous, and like a ship without rudder, is the sport of every wind.” –Thomas Jefferson Editorial Exegesis “A clue as to whether the targeting by the IRS of Tea Party and other conservative groups was discussed at […]

Obama’s Abuse of Power Isn’t New

May 29, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ The Foundation “Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions.” –James Madison Editorial Exegesis “On Aug. 24, 2011, federal agents executed four search warrants on Gibson Guitar Corp. facilities in Nashville and Memphis, […]

The ‘Plead the Fifth’ Administration

May 24, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “In questions of power, then, let no more be heard of confidence in man, but bind him down from mischief by the chains of the Constitution.” –Thomas Jefferson This week’s congressional hearings into IRS abuse were illustrative of Leftist contempt for Rule of Law. For starters, it seems the only part of […]

Obama’s ‘Enemies List’ — Tyranny in Action

May 16, 2013 by


The Patriot Post — IRS Target of Opportunity By Mark Alexander “Of those men who have overturned the liberties of republics, the greatest number have begun their career by paying an obsequious court to the people, commencing demagogues and ending tyrants.” –Alexander Hamilton (1787) As the first conservative digest of news, policy and opinion on […]

A Bad Joke Becomes Reality

May 15, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ The Foundation “All men having power ought to be distrusted to a certain degree.” –James Madison Editorial Exegesis “President Obama famously joked in a college commencement address in 2009 that he could use the IRS to target political enemies but of course he never would. It appears that people at the Internal […]

Turning Attention to the Fiscal Cliff

November 10, 2012 by


The Patriot Post ~ “Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.” –Thomas Jefferson The dust had barely settled from Tuesday’s election before attention turned, as it should, to […]

Obama’s ‘Forward’ Harkens Backward to Communism + More

May 4, 2012 by


The Patriot Post  Digest   The Foundation “In reality there is perhaps no one of our natural Passions so hard to subdue as Pride.” –Benjamin Franklin Government & Politics Forward or Downward? The Obama campaign has announced its new slogan — “Forward.” Despite the fact that his change has nearly crushed hope, he arrogantly decided […]