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Tea Party Tuesday in Tampa

Lawrence Rosenthal | Posted 10.30.2012 | San Francisco
Lawrence Rosenthal

Romney campaign's adoption of the Freedom Works agenda confounds the widely held expectation that once the primaries were over, and the candidate no longer needed to address the party's far right, he would move toward the center.

Romney Reportedly Compared Tea Party To 'Ferret In The Dishwasher'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney compared the Tea Party to a "ferret in the dishwasher" in a conversation with former Sen. Bob Bennett (R-Utah), according to a new book. T...

Tea Party Leaders Considering Options

Amherst Patch | Robert Michaelson | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney will need to watch his step around a particular political group, because they seem to hate being tread on. The Tea Party movement has a...

Tea Party Group Caves To Romney

Washington Times | Ralph Z. Hallow | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics

The organization that ignited the tea party as a national mass movement gave Mitt Romney perhaps his biggest victory yet, deciding to drop its opposit...

The Republicans' Mitt Romney Problem

Bob Burnett | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics
Bob Burnett

Mitt Romney's problem is that it doesn't appear he can hold onto his Republican base much less garner Independent and Democratic votes.

Michael McAuliff

Democrats Hope Romney Effect Boosts Senate Contenders | Michael McAuliff | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney could help Democrats keep control of the Senate by sewing up the Republican presidential nomination quickly, some Democratic...

Sam Stein

A Lingering Tea Party Problem | Sam Stein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

A Fox News poll released Wednesday night confirms that the Republican presidential primary campaign is experiencing a Newt Gingrich boomlet. The forme...

Mitt Romney Seduces Tea Party Members With Candles, Barry White Songs

Spencer Green | Posted 01.02.2012 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney has finally seduced uncertain Tea Party members with a romantic evening of candles, wine, and Barry White songs.

Jon Ward

Will Mitt Romney Kill The Tea Party? | Jon Ward | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Herman Cain's rise in the polls this week doesn't change the fact that Mitt Romney is still the most likely Republican nominee for presi...

Jon Ward

FreedomWorks Suggests Tea Party Opposition To Romney Is Softening (VIDEO) | Jon Ward | Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

ORLANDO -- The head of an influential Tea Party group that has been outspoken against Mitt Romney signaled Friday that their opposition to the former ...

Romney: Tea Party Is Good For Washington

AP | By STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics

MERRIMACK, N.H. -- Mitt Romney says the tea party is good for Washington. The Republican presidential contender's comments come as the Democratic Par...

Michael McAuliff

Tea Party Group: Mitt Romney Is Not Our Choice | Michael McAuliff | Posted 08.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Leaders of one of the Tea Party's larger grassroots coalitions are hammering a rival group for saying the Tea Party will back whichever ...

Three Mormon Politicians Feel Heat From Tea Party In Utah

The New York Times | Kirk Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

But in the muscular arena of Tea Party and so-called Sept. 12 groups that have surged into dominance in Utah over the last year, places like Coalville...

2012 Elections: Potential GOP Presidential Hopefuls Court Tea Party Support

The Hill | Michael O'Brien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Three potential Republican contenders for the 2012 presidential nomination would have higher hurdles to clear to win the Tea Party vote in the primary...