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What if only taxpayers voted? (Interesting Graphic)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 29, 2016   What if only taxpayers voted?   This map was originally posted by CNN and reflects 2012 exit polling. Though it doesn’t say it appears that “taxpayers” in this case means federal tax payers. Obviously those who don’t pay federal taxes, or even state income taxes pay sales […]

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IRS Scandal: No End To Lois Lerner’s Lawlessness

IRS Scandal: No End To Lois Lerner’s Lawlessness

By Against Crony Capitalism July 3, 2016     (From IBD)   IRS official Lois Lerner didn’t merely target conservative groups to take away their tax-free status, as first suspected, but also handed over more than a million pages of tax returns to the Justice Department. That’s a crime.   It’s now apparent, if it […]


Crony media not trusted by public anymore, trust in banks, religion also has eroded

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism June 14, 2016   Crony media not trusted by public anymore, trust in banks, religion also has eroded     This is a direct reflection of the Internet revolution. People have always questioned the established order of a particular time. They had hunches that something was amiss. That the whole […]

Crony media not trusted by public anymore, trust in banks, religion also has eroded

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Court rebukes IRS for tea party targeting, orders release of secret list

By Against Crony Capitalism March 23, 2016   Court rebukes IRS for tea party targeting, orders release of secret list     (From The Washington Times)   A federal appeals court spanked the IRS Tuesday, saying it has taken laws designed to protect taxpayers from the government and turned them on their head, using them […]


Are we witnessing another collapse of the party system?

By Against Crony Capitalism August 17, 2015   Are we witnessing another collapse of the party system?     It is entertaining. All the “Ready for Hillary” bumper stickers seem to have vanished over the last month or so. Donald Trump is making mincemeat of the GOP party apparatus. All sorts of assumptions about the […]

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Judicial Watch Sues IRS For Records on Tea Party Audits

By Judicial Watch April 15, 2015 Below is a press release, dated April 14, 2015, from judicialwatch.org regarding a lawsuit filed against the Internal Revenue Service requesting records relating to the auditing process of Tea Party related groups. (H/T Randy) ###   Judicial Watch Sues Internal Revenue Service For Records on Tea Party Audits APRIL 14, […]


Dems vow to protect Boehner from conservative coup

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism March 7, 2015   Dems vow to protect Boehner from conservative coup     Boehner has a pretty tough job. He is a Republican stuck in the 20th century trying to lead a caucus which is very much of the 21st Century. The Republican Party has changed. Many within […]

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Ron Paul on Illegal Syria War, Terror Blowback and the Tea Party Hijacking

  Abby Martin Breaks the Set with Congressman Ron Paul   Published by breakingtheset On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin speaks with former Congressman and three time presidential candidate, Ron Paul, discussing his views on the ramifications of expanding the war against ISIS into Syria, how US foreign policy has exacerbated the […]

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Is The Tea Party Dead? 1

  Source: http://endoftheamericandream.com By Michael Snyder   Is The Tea Party Dead?   Do you remember when the pundits were talking about how the Tea Party movement was going to transform American politics?  Do you remember when establishment Republicans in Congress were scared to death of having Tea Party challengers come after their seats?  Well, […]

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Pat Caddell: The Establishment GOP wants the IRS to go after Tea Party

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Pat Caddell: The Establishment GOP wants the IRS to go after Tea Party (See, the Republicans and the Dems CAN agree on something.)       Caddell says that’s why the issue is not being pressed by House leadership. My gut tells me that he’s right. The consulting crew […]

Believe it or not this guy worked for Jimmy Carter.

Pro-Obama nonprofit with wealthy donors spreading through TN

  Source: http://tennessee.watchdog.org By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog Pro-Obama nonprofit with wealthy donors spreading through TN   NASHVILLE — Eager tea party protesters went toe-to-toe in Nashville Thursday against a progressive nonprofit, Organizing for Action, devoted solely to advancing President Barack Obama’s agenda — while both groups waited for Obama’s motorcade to pass them by. This story, however, doesn’t quite play […]

Tea Party member Mel London (front) said the only offensive signs he saw while awaiting President Obama’s motorcade were the ones being held by the people behind him.