Tag Archives: Tea Party

NRA Guns Giveaway At CPAC 2015

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Homocon Tammy Bruce Tells CPAC How To Expand The Conservative Base

Opening with the music of Avicii (How au courant, Francine!), homocon radio shrieker Tammy Bruce joined today’s CPAC panel on how to expand the conservative base. Her bit starts at 13:00 with the declaration that she used to be a liberal, but now knows the truth.

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Sen. Ted Cruz Rants At CPAC 2015

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Seen At CPAC 2015

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Senate Panel Approves Nomination Of Loretta Lynch As Attorney General

Via the New York Times: The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved Loretta E. Lynch to be the next attorney general, sending her nomination to the full Senate for what is likely to be a contentious vote. The panel voted 12 to 8 to advance Ms. Lynch, President Obama’s pick to replace Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. as the ...

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Ayn Rand Fans Have A CPAC Booth

The Ayn Rand Institute argues that Social Security is “legalized theft.” At the end of her life, Rand was collecting both Social Security and Medicare benefits, but that was only fair, they say, because that money had already been stolen from her.

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LIVE: GOP Leaders Speak At CPAC

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More CPAC Trolling By Bloomberg Politics

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CPAC 2015: We’re All About That Base

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CPAC Relents: Log Cabin Head To Speak

Via Politico: The head of the Log Cabin Republicans has been invited to speak on a panel at this week’s Conservative Political Action Conference, the pro-gay rights group announced Monday. Executive Director Gregory Angelo said he will be speaking on a panel called “Putin’s Russia: A New Cold War?” alongside Seth Cropsey, Cliff May, Amanda Brickell Bellows and potential 2016 ...

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Unshocking Poll Results Of The Day

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Tea Party Report With Susie Sampson

Fake Tea Party reporter Susie Sampson took to the streets to poll passersby on same-sex marriage. She ran into some interesting people.

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Richard Grenell: CPAC Uninvited Me

Grenell, you may recall, was part of the Romney 2012 team for a few minutes until the religious right went nuts.

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Chris Christie Joins CPAC 2015 Roster

CPAC organizers today announced the addition of Chris Christie to this year’s speakers roster. Christie, as you may know, is one of the far-right’s most detested Republicans and many of the Tea People will likely not be too pleased about this. Curiously, CPAC regular Mike Huckabee has declined this year’s invitation.

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CPAC Bans Log Cabin Republicans

“The American Conservative Union has the right to invite or not invite whoever they want to the Conservative Political Action Conference, but they should be honest about the reasons why. The ACU is fond of hiding behind a fig leaf stating gay people are welcome as guests, but the ability to buy a ticket to CPAC was never what our ...

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Erick Erickson Compares Gays To ISIS

RedState editor Erick Erickson has previously called gay Americans “terrorists.” Today he flat-out compares us to ISIS in a post about the Washington state florist. In Denmark, France, and elsewhere we have seen Islamic extremists take lives because of the Islamic extremists’ beliefs. They do not want tolerance. They do not want pluralism. They do not want to show respect ...

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CPAC 2015 Registration Swag

It took me a minute to get the hashtag.

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CPAC To Honor Phil Robertson With “Defender Of First Amendment” Award

Via the Hollywood Reporter: Fourteen months after he sparked a major controversy for making remarks widely perceived as anti-gay, Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has been named the recipient of a free-speech award from Citizens United, an organization routinely disparaged by Hollywood liberals. Robertson will receive the “Andrew Breitbart Defender of the First Amendment Award” at this year’s Conservative Political ...

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The Great Tea Party PAC Scams

National Review columnist Jonah Goldberg today points to a just-released study which shows that tens of millions of dollars donated to Tea Party-affiliated PACs went nowhere. And by nowhere, he means into somebody’s pockets, but not the candidates’. Goldberg excerpts from the study: How many conservative candidates lost in 2014 because of a lack of funds? How many of them ...

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GOP Arkansas Pol: It’s Time To Nuke ISIS

“With ISIS spreading all over the Middle East and Africa and Islamic Extremists carrying out violence in Europe, The United Kingdom and even in the United States, I wonder why the civilized world just sits by when we have weapons that could wipe out these barbarians where they are concentrated? I believe it is time to annihilate the strongholds and ...

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