Home / Tea Party

Tea Party Smashes Cantor, Ends His Career

Written by Gary North on June 11, 2014

eric-cantor

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was defeated by an unknown Tea Party candidate in the Republican primary: 56% to 44%. The vote was not close. Cantor’s polls had predicted a 62% victory. “No problem.” This has sent the Republican Establishment a message: “You can run, but you can’t hide.” Those Establishment Republicans who have publicly […]

Continue reading →

This Senator Thinks Tea Party Will Make Huge Gains In Midterm Elections

Posted on March 10, 2014

McConnell

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) says he isn’t worried about tea party-backed candidates challenging GOP incumbents in this year’s midterm elections. “I think we are going to crush them everywhere,” McConnell told the New York Times in an interview published Saturday. “I don’t think they are going to have a single nominee anywhere in […]

Continue reading →

Conservatives, Rejoice! Robert Welch’s Predictions Were Dead Wrong in 1974

Written by Gary North on February 24, 2014

Robert-Welch

Are things getting better? Are things getting worse? This question still divides the American Right. On the moral front, things are getting worse. On the economic front, things are getting better. It is true that median family income, adjusted for price inflation, slowed dramatically, beginning around 1974. But in the crucial areas of information and […]

Continue reading →

Christian Economics in 15 Words

Written by Gary North on November 11, 2013

It took me from 1973 until 2012 to complete my 31-volume set, An Economic Commentary on the Bible. That was the homework assignment. Now I have to begin putting the pieces together. I want to write a large book that is comparable to Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations or Ludwig von Mises’ Human Action. But […]

Continue reading →

Sen. Reid Says Tea Party Is Winning in the Republican Party.

Written by Gary North on September 13, 2013

Sen. Harry Reid is crying great crocodile tears for House Speaker John “TARP” Boehner. He says that Boehner is dealing with Anarchists: Tea Party members. “As I said on the floor today, the anarchists are winning. Anything that can be done to slow down, hurt or get rid of government any way, that’s good. Shutting […]

Continue reading →

National Protest Against IRS at Noon Today

Written by Gary North on May 21, 2013

Tea Party groups are organizing a national rally to protest the IRS’s invasive tactics against conservative organizations. An interactive map of where the meetings will be held is here. This has been great publicity for the Tea Party movement. It is likely to grow. Here is why this is important. Bureaucracies fear three things, and […]

Continue reading →
Page 1 of 41234»