Tea Party Movement

Clegg: 'Tea Party Tories' Could Shut Down UK Government

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg has warned that the UK could be driven by Tory "ideological extremists" into a government shutdown like that experienced in America this we...

What Do the UK Independence Party and the Tea Party Have in Common? They Are the Key to the Right's Election Fortunes

Simon Phillips-Hughes | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Politics
Simon Phillips-Hughes

The conservative way to win is to empower people to rise above the labels campaign consultants use. And movements like the UK Independence Party and Tea Party show us the way. Their card carrying numbers may not be huge, but they have altered the balance of power on both sides of the Atlantic. Their approach is simple: care about the pressing issues mainstream politicians and the national media ignore.

The Grand Old Party in Crisis

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

The GOP or Grand Old Party is trying to re-invent itself by combining the Tea Party Movement, the Libertarians, the Religious Right and the establishment wing of the party into one big "Happy Family".

Extremely Republican or Republican Extremism?

Colleen Becker | Posted 26.09.2011 | UK Politics
Colleen Becker

Observers of the American economic crisis might characterize Republicans' refusal to raise the nation's debt ceiling as mere brinkmanship orchestrated to undermine President Barack Obama's leadership.