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Romney Tea Party

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.

Will Romney Have a 'Sister Souljah Moment'?

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Mitt Romney, so far, has shown precious little backbone for taking on his party's fringe in any way. Just today, the news broke of a person at a question-and-answer session saying Obama should be "tried for treason," and Mitt didn't even blink (much less counter the suggestion).

Tea Party Faces Trouble Ahead

The Washington Post | Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin April 19, 2012 | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics

Is the tea party breaking up? After playing a dominant role in a number of elections in 2010 -- Christine O'Donnell, anyone? -- there is growing ev...

Sam Stein

Sarah Palin 'Not Convinced' Of Romney's Conservatism | Sam Stein | Posted 02.12.2012 | Politics

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has tried as best she can to remain diplomatic when it comes to assessing the state of the 2012 primary race. Her s...

Tea Party Activists Develop Interesting Attitude Towards Romney

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 04.07.2012 | Politics

DENVER — Long skeptical of Mitt Romney, tea party activists are either warming up to the GOP presidential front-runner or reluctantly backing hi...

Sam Stein

A Martini Party Member Wanting Tea Party Cred | Sam Stein | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

In more direct terms than usual, a top adviser for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign charged former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney with...

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...

Sam Stein

Obama-Allied Super PAC Launches $100,000 Digital Campaign Against Romney | Sam Stein | Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama allied Priorities USA Action Super PAC is putting $100,000 behind an expansive digital campaign attacking Mitt Romney. The...

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...

Mitt Romney To Tea Party: No Third Party Candidacies

The Huffington Post | Jeremy Binckes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Once -- and possibly future -- presidential candidate Mitt Romney is urging Tea Party members not to run as third party candidates. Romney told News...