Archive for the Tea Party Category


The independent voters’ role in tossing out the Democrats

Paul Mirengoff at Power Line has posted an excellent piece titled Independents poised to deal hard blow to Democrats. He highlights two primary story lines for the upcoming election: Story number one…is, in my opinion, the abandonment of the Democratic Party by independent voters. This phenomenon pretty much ensures that the Dems will lose control [...]

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Tea Party wants liberty…and karma??

“What do tea partiers really want?” is a continuing (online) parlor game, and now Jonathan Heidt weighs in. Writing in the Wall Street Journal’s Saturday Essay, Heidt — a University of Virginia professor — opines that Tea Party members can be divided into two main groups: those who want libertarian-style liberty, and those who want [...]

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Help elect 50 conservatives from a “one-stop shopping” Tea Party website!

Want to help elect conservative candidates on November 2nd, but don’t know where to focus your efforts? Easy answer: Election Day Tea Party 2010 Since February 2009, the Tea Party movement has inspired tens of thousands of people across the country to organize tea party rallies. These rallies have given millions of concerned, patriotic Americans [...]

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“Wave election” to slam once-safe Democrat congressional seats

Despite Democrat assertions that GOP and Tea Party momentum has “peaked,” polls show that the closer we get to November 2, the more Democrat congressional seats are coming into play — even seats usually considered safe Democrat strongholds. Wall Street Journal covers this well; I like this quote: Republican advances in traditionally Democratic states, including [...]

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The “Taking Back America” meme and Richard Cohen

In Reason’s Hit & Run blog, Michael Moynihan eviscerates Richard Cohen’s bizarre column comparing the 1970 Kent State shootings with the Tea Party movement. It’s really delightful. What caught my attention, though, was Moynihan’s taking on something that’s been bugging me, as well: the Left’s reflexive twitching about conservatives’ use of the phrase “taking back [...]

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