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Rick Perry's Social Security Comments: A Hit With Tea Partiers

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the central moments of Wednesday night's GOP presidential debate was the exchange on Social Security between Texas Gov. Rick Perr...

Amanda Terkel

GOP Congressman Seizes Cameras At Town Hall Event

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After banning and confiscating cameras at his town hall events, Rep. Steve Chabot (R-Ohio) is taking heat from all sides -- including fr...

Arthur Delaney

Tea Party Organizer: Effort "In A Very Disconcerting Position At The Moment"

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the leading coordinators of the tea parties that happened across the country on tax day, April 15, has penned a soul-searching letter to suppor...

Trash Talking Mounts In Tea Party Debate (VIDEO)

HuffPost Citizen Reporting | Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Produced by HuffPost's Citizen Reporting Team During a Tea Party protest in DC last weekend during the health care reform vote on Capitol Hill, Re...

Neo-Nazis, Militants Eye Tea Party for Recruitment (VIDEO)

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

Produced by HuffPost's Eyes & Ears Citizen Journalism Unit Tea parties are proving very attractive to both white supremacists and the militia movemen...

Tea Party Convention Loses Main Sponsor

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

Produced by HuffPost's Eyes & Ears Citizen Journalism Unit The primary sponsor of the National Tea Party Convention has abandoned the event a day aft...

Anatomy of the Tea Party Movement: American Liberty Alliance

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

American Liberty Alliance is the brainchild of Eric Odom, one of the self-proclaimed founders of the Tea Party movement.

Anatomy of the Tea Party Movement: RecessRally.com

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

RecessRally.com is a website developed by conservative website guru Eric Odom, where most of the August Tea Party protests during the August Congressional recess were organized.

Tea Party Movement Comes Apart At The Seams

The Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Some major cracks have emerged in the "Tea Party" movement's leadership. In October, Amy Kremer, a founder and top staffer for the Tea Party Patri...

Tea Party Strike Led By GOP Campaign Strategist, Mortgage Lender

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

The Tea Party movement is gearing up its membership towards a major nationwide action next month to force America to pay attention. Their massive effort? Doing nothing.

Tea Parties Organizing, Training For 2010 Under The Radar

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

For some, Tea Parties are a reaction against a floundering Republican Party. For others, Tea Parties are a Republican Renaissance.

Anatomy of the Tea Party Movement: Sam Adams Alliance

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

The Sam Adams Alliance has its origins in the libertarian group Americans for Limited Government. It is behind much of the Tea Party movement.

Operation Steele/Armey: GOP, Tea Party Movement Co-Opt Each Other

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

Today Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele and Dick Armey, head of FreedomWorks, held a joint conference call expressing their willingness to work together.

Twitterers, Comedians "Punk" Teaparty Organizer Conference Call

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

On Tuesday evening, several organizers of the Teaparty Movement and of the ultraconservative website 73wire.com hosted a telephone conference call for Teaparty activists to receive talking points directly.

Tea Party Founder Announces: "A Huffington Post Of Our Own"

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

The founder of the group that launched and organized the tea party movement across the country announced Friday what he calls a movement-minded news portal and an answer to the Huffington Post.