Tea Party Losses Don't Stop Cash Or Curb InfluenceDesperate to knock off GOP incumbents in this year's Republican primaries, the nation's tea party groups have spent millions only to fall short in election after election.
House Passes $8.2 Billion Water Projects BillBucking some of the same conservative groups that encouraged the government shutdown, Republicans and Democrats united Wednesday to overwhelmingly pass an $8.2 billion House bill mapping out plans for dams, harbor, river navigation and other water projects for the coming decade.
New PAC Stirs GOP Rivalries, Renewed Tea Party Angst Republicans' struggles to redefine their party are intensifying, as tea party insurgents and establishment Republicans vie to control congressional primaries, and GOP leaders try to expand their focus beyond the deficit.
Opinion: Amazing 'Stupid Things'Former House Republican Leader Dick Armey criticized GOP candidates for saying "stupid things," but here is one problem: The 2012 candidates were talking about Republican policy.
Former Tea Party Leader Armey Blames GOP For SetbacksThe former leader of a tea party group says the Republican Party and stupid statements by some candidates are to blame for the GOP's losses in last month's congressional elections.
Shadowy Donor Behind Millions Of Dollars' Worth Of Tea Party 'Super' PAC ChecksA lawyer in Tennessee who is mysteriously linked to millions of dollars in campaign contributions steered to congressional candidates doubled his investments in the weeks before Election Day and quietly funneled $6.8 million more to a prominent Tea Party group, according to new financial statements filed with the government.
3 Years Later, What's Become Of The Tea Party? Dead the tea party is not. Changed? Perhaps. But still very much alive.