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Clarification of Tea Party Patriots’ Position on Graham-Cassidy
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Atlanta, GA – “Earlier today, Tea Party Patriots released a statement of support for the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson legislation regarding ObamaCare. Some have mistakenly interpreted a line explaining how we arrived at our position to claim that Tea Party Patriots opposes the legislation. This interpretation is wrong, and I want to make it clear – Tea Party Patriots […]

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88 Conservative Groups Urge Passage of Pro-Growth Tax Reform
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Tea Party Patriots, along with 87 other organizations, signed the following coalition letter in support of tax reform.   Dear Speaker Ryan, Leader McConnell, Secretary Mnuchin, Director Cohn, Chairman Hatch, and Chairman Brady: On behalf of the undersigned organizations, we write to urge passage of comprehensive, pro-growth tax reform in 2017. In the past 30 years, […]

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Action Items for this Week: September 18-22
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Action Items for this Week: September 18-22 WASHINGTON REPORT FOR 9/11/17 PDF Website Audio Facebook Live Session CALL TO ACTION If you haven’t already, please RSVP for our Keep Your Promises rally we are holding at noon on Saturday, September 23rd. You can find all of the information for the rally here. Our main call […]

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Sherriff: California’s ‘sanctuary state’ bill would only protect criminals
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Legislation turning California into a ‘sanctuary state,’ rather than having a cluster of ‘sanctuary cities,’ is gaining opposition from the sheriffs in the state. If signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown, sheriffs will be unable to work with immigration agents to protect citizens against criminal illegal immigrants and to enforce the law. The Associated […]

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Obamacare Repeal: Understanding the Graham-Cassidy Bill
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The Senate parliamentarian has ruled that Republicans can only repeal ObamaCare with a 51-vote majority until September 30. After that, the reconciliation vehicle that allows them to avoid a Democrat filibuster will expire. Consequently, some Republican Senators – led by Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy – are pushing very hard for one last vote. Yesterday, […]

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Former Sen. Rick Santorum: Repeal bill gets rid of Obamacare inequities
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Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) joined Tea Party Patriots Co-Founder Jenny Beth Martin Wednesday to discuss Obamacare-repeal legislation that would shift health-insurance funding from a federal level to a more local level via block grants to the states that governors would then have to administer. “What does this bill do? No. 1: It cuts taxes. […]

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Small-business owner: Tax reform for all ‘not a political event’ but an ‘an American event’
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For many struggling Americans, tax reform is critically important because it could lead to economic growth that would generate better-paying jobs and higher take-home salaries for everyone. Real, effective tax reform would be a huge boost to the small business owners who help drive our economic success. The Daily Signal has the inside scoop: For […]

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Senators to Congress: Stop the IRS from rehiring tax cheats!
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Two Republicans senators said in a letter that it’s time to strengthen laws after the IRS rehired former employees involved in misconduct such as falsifying documents or using unauthorized access to taxpayers’ information. In their letter, Senators Richard Burr of North Carolina and Michael B. Enzi of Wyoming asked the Appropriations Committee panel that oversees […]

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Tea Party Patriots Hopes Congress Can Provide Tax Relief for Americans
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Atlanta, GA  — Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement prior to a meeting between President Trump and Senators from both parties to discuss tax reform. “Americans deserve real tax reform that provides tax relief and generates economic growth and better-paying new jobs. Tax reform should lead to a simpler, flatter, […]

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Tea Party Patriots Weekly Report from Washington for 9/11/17
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  CALENDAR: The Senate will return on Monday, September 11. The House has canceled its planned votes for Monday because of Hurricane Irma, and won’t vote again until Tuesday. The House will stay in session through Thursday, and the Senate will stay in session through Friday. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House returned […]

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Washington Examiner: Gulf carrier cheaters threaten US aviation jobs
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Early in my career, I had the honor of working for former President Ronald Reagan, a man who embodied our nation‘s values and who knew how to stand up to foreign governments. President Reagan would have been shocked to see that today an important sector of our nation‘s economy is under attack by foreign governments. […]

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