Tea Party

Armey trapped US in big ditch

During the run-up to the Iraq war, Republican Dick Armey, then-majority whip in the Congress, got a briefing from Dick Cheney purporting to show that Iraq had weapons of mass destr ...

Palin can butt out of our state

Tea Party’s Sarah Palin is already offering her opinion about California’s race for governor. Predictably, she’s not so much giving support to any candidate as she is trying ...

Administration very arrogant

I am amazed at how naive many people are as we watch our current president and his leftist administration repeatedly run roughshod over the Constitution. Their unbelievable arroga ...

Looking behind the scenes: Local GOP’s transparency lacking

It wouldn’t be truthful to write that Tom Hudson and I agree on many things. While he always returns my phone calls, and takes an inordinate amount of time to make sure all my q ...

Taxes, debt and checking facts

In response to Ron Paitich’s letter of April 20, “Tea Party must address issues,” with all due respect Ron, please do your homework first. Tax cuts do increase revenue (fact ...

Tea Party must address issues

April 15 was a big day for the Tea Party movement. The Tea Party wants to reduce taxes (“Taxed Enough Already”) and also reduce the continuing national debt. I’m all in favo ...

Republicans are ‘irrelevant’

The April 1 letter from Irene Smith was screaming that hypocrisy abounds and finished with the condemnation of ignorance and arrogance. Irene rants that, “Conservatives are will ...

Who are the big spenders?

I had to laugh at an article in the Sacramento Bee about the Democrats being big spenders with a record $1 trillion since Obama’s election. This article concerning a “GOP cens ...

Congress lacks common sense

The Tea Party’s contention that our political system is broken has merit but no plausible solutions. The present problem has been festering for many years and has reached the poi ...

100 community members at City Council

McBean Pavilion was packed Tuesday night with 100 audience members awaiting answers from City Council. The answers they wanted were to the 15 questions presented by the Lincoln Te ...