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Former SNL Star Victoria Jackson Running For Office In Tennessee

Former “Saturday Night Live” cast member Victoria Jackson is running for office in Tennessee.

02/11/2014

Tea party activists, once unquestioned as a benefit to the Republican Party for supplying it with votes and energy, are now criticizing GOP leaders at seemingly every turn. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP, Tea Party Show Growing Divide

Tea party activists, once unquestioned as a benefit to the Republican Party for supplying it with votes and energy, are now criticizing GOP leaders at seemingly every turn.

09/14/2013

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Tea Party Patriots Group Making Stop In Columbia

Another tea party group is spending some time in South Carolina this week.

09/03/2013

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Tea Party Highlights Split Among NC Republicans

A national tea party effort is highlighting differences among North Carolina Republicans over just how to handle President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

08/27/2013

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley waves on stage during the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Aug. 28, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

SC House Approves Bill Criminalizing Enforcement Of ‘Obamacare’

The South Carolina House approved a bill Wednesday criminalizing the implementation of President Obama’s health care law in the state.

05/03/2013

File photo of a Tea Party activist. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

S.C. Tea Party Schedules Convention On Coast

The federal health care law, terrorist threats to America and the nation’s financial situation are among the topics up for discussion at the South Carolina tea party convention.

01/12/2013

Dick Armey

Opinion: Amazing ‘Stupid Things’

Former House Republican Leader Dick Armey criticized GOP candidates for saying “stupid things,” but here is one problem: The 2012 candidates were talking about Republican policy.

12/11/2012

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DeMint Resigns From Senate To Lead Conservative Group

Republican U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint is resigning his Senate seat to take the helm of a conservative think tank.

12/06/2012

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Opinion: Seceding From The Union Is Not A Good Idea

I find interest in the circus surrounding people in the fifty states of the Union petitioning to secede from the United States since President Barack Obama was reelected two weeks ago, I’ll be the first to admit that any state seceding from the Union is a terrible idea.

11/23/2012

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Opinion: ‘I’m Not A Scientist, Man’ And The GOP’s War On Reason

If Republicans, as a political party, continue this hostility toward science then they do not understand the driving force that science and innovation play in our economy. It also is another proof point in the case that Democrats made about Republican math not adding up.

11/20/2012

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