Tag Archives: Tea Party

Bulletin: Hudak bows out

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) The following is an email from GOP candidate Bill Hudak to his supporters. While critical of his fellow GOP opponents, Hudak recognizes the obvious: He can’t pull as many votes as former Senator Richard Tisei in the Sixth District. Dear Hudak Supporters: It is with a heavy heart that I write to…

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Not all Tea Party Republicans are far right

I am getting a little bit tired of the term “Tea Party Republican” being thrown around suggesting to mean far-right elements in the Republican Party. The Tea Party movement started and grew out of voter frustration over high taxes, wasteful spending, the expansion of government, and the total disregard for our nation’s founding documents (the Declaration of Independence and the…

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Does Scott Brown Agree With Tea Partier That Elizabeth Warren Is a “Socialist Whore”?

This episode is incredibly telling, both about Elizabeth Warren’s unflappability and about Scott Brown’s apparent supporters’ willingness to proverbially throw rocks. Elizabeth Warren holds a volunteer organizing event in Brockton and packs the room, like she did in Framingham earlier in her tour.  She gets to the podium, and, before she can launch into her stump speech, a Teabagger interrupts…

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Do Birthers Embarrass You? (Or Do You Also Question the Authenticity of the Birth Certificate?)

Most political junkies by now have heard the term “Truthers,” the far-left-fringe nuts who think that the George W. Bush Administration was responsible for 9/11.  Just about everybody sane on the political left – and certainly every Democratic elected official of any prominence – 100% discredits the Truther bunch as nuts.  Politically, they are an embarrassment. I’m curious, for those…

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