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Sanctuary cities place more importance on ‘relationships with illegal immigrant communities” than the safety of citizens
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On Tuesday, the Justice Department issued a new warning to sanctuary cities telling them to cooperate fully with federal immigration agents in order to receive federal law enforcement grant money. The Justice Department hopes enforcing these requirements will help them crack down on MS-13 and other violent transnational gangs. The Washington Times has the details: […]

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GOP ‘Skinny’ Obamacare repeal fails to keep long-standing promise of full repeal
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After seven GOP Senators betrayed their constituents and voted against ‘clean’ repeal of Obamacare this week, reports indicate the GOP leadership is considering what they are calling  ‘skinny’ repeal of Obamacare. A ‘skinny’ repeal would strip some mandates requiring people to have health insurance while keeping many other provisions of Obamacare provisions intact. The Washington […]

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Seven GOP Senators Break Biggest Promise in Modern Politics
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Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots President and co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to Senate Republicans’ failure to pass a partial repeal of ObamaCare the Senate passed in 2015. “Today, seven Republican Senators betrayed their constituents and the American people by breaking what is arguably the biggest political promise in […]

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Congress moves to fund President Trump’s border wall
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Congressional Republicans are planning to provide funding to help President Trump uphold his campaign promise to build a wall on our southern border. Congress will vote on allocating $1.6B for the project while Democrats are promising to shut the government down to stop President Trump’s attempts to secure our borders and enhance our national security. […]

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Tea Party Patriots Weekly Report from Washington for 7/24/17
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CALENDAR: The House will return on Monday, with the first votes scheduled for 6:30 PM. The House will stay in session through Thursday. And then the House will leave for its August recess, not to return until Tuesday, September 5. The Senate will return on Monday, with the first vote set for 5:30. The Senate […]

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Tea Party Patriots Appreciate Meeting with Leader McConnell, Push for Full Obamacare Repeal
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Washington, D.C. – Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement regarding a meeting today with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to discuss the need to fully repeal ObamaCare. “We appreciate Leader McConnell’s willingness to meet with Tea Party Patriots activists to discuss the need to repeal ObamaCare and receive our letter […]

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Action Items for this Week – July 17-23
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Action Items for this Week – July 17-23 WASHINGTON REPORT FOR 7/17/17  PDF CALL TO ACTION For years now, we at Tea Party Patriots have fought against ObamaCare because of what it means in principle (big, expansive government that can compel individuals to purchase bloated health insurance plans they neither want nor need) and because […]

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Action Items for this Week – July 24-30
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Action Items for this Week – July 24-30 WASHINGTON REPORT FOR 7/17/17  PDF CALL TO ACTION Call your Republican Senator(s) and Mitch McConnell. Every Republican Senator needs to hear from us, and Leader McConnell’s phone lines should be ringing off the hook this week. Use the talking points below for those phone calls. Use the […]

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Johnson credits Trump’s rhetoric for decline in illegal immigrants crossing border
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Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Thursday that the decreasing number of illegal immigrants crossing the southwestern U.S. border is partly due to President Trump’s rhetoric. The Washington Examiner has the story: While working for former President Barack Obama, Johnson and other officials worked for years to reduce illegal immigration after the 2014 border […]

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Louisiana Senators and Staff Scarce When Activists Seek to Remind them of their Promises
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On Thursday, Tea Party Patriots activists in the great state of Louisiana set out to deliver signatures from Louisiana Patriots asking Senators Cassidy and Kennedy to keep their promises and vote to repeal ObamaCare. You would think it would be relatively easy for a constituent to remind their Senator of a promise, but they are […]

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Obamacare traitor: Promptly hangs up on constituent
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A concerned Tea Party Patriot and Rob Portman constituent, called both Portman’s Washington DC office and Columbus office to express his desire to vote for an Obamacare repeal. Interestingly, the telephone was only answered at the Columbus office and as soon as the constituent expressed her desire for Senator Portman to vote for repeal of Obamacare, […]

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