tea party http://nhpr.org en Tea Party Senator Mike Lee Addresses Granite Staters At Freedom Summit http://nhpr.org/post/tea-party-senator-mike-lee-addresses-granite-staters-freedom-summit <p>Political conservatives including&nbsp;Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, and Mike Huckabee addressed Granite&nbsp;Staters&nbsp;in Manchester yesterday at the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nhfreedomsummit.com/" target="_blank">Freedom Summit</a>. &nbsp;Many of the speakers criticized so-called "Obamacare" and the administration's handling of Benghazi. &nbsp;But Utah Senator and Tea Party favorite Mike Lee implored attendees&nbsp;to move away from&nbsp;complaining about policies, and start rallying around an agenda.</p> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Amanda Loder 46656 at http://nhpr.org Tea Party Senator Mike Lee Addresses Granite Staters At Freedom Summit Politics Of The Shutdown http://nhpr.org/post/politics-shutdown <p>Granite State politicians weigh in on the politics in Washington that led to the shutdown, as well as the way forward.</p><p> <strong>Guests:</strong></p><ul><li><strong>Ray Buckley- </strong>Chairman of New Hampshire Democratic Party</li><li><strong>Gene Chandler</strong>- Republican House Minority Leader from Bartlett.</li><li><strong>Andy Smith - </strong>Director of the UNH Survey Center and Associate Professor of Political Science</li></ul><p><strong>Callout:</strong></p><ul><li><strong>Tim Carter</strong> - Leader of the Lakes Region Tea Party</li></ul><p></p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 36872 at http://nhpr.org Politics Of The Shutdown N.H. Tea Party Looks To Replicate 2010 Gains http://nhpr.org/post/nh-tea-party-looks-replicate-2010-gains <p>2010 was a great year for Republicans, as they secured veto-proof majorities in Concord. The energy of the Tea Party was one reason why. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Todd Bookman 14267 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Tea Party Looks To Replicate 2010 Gains Taking the Temperature of the Tea Party http://nhpr.org/post/taking-temperature-tea-party <p>We'll look at the history of the Tea Party, Monday on the Exchange, and see how influential it may be in the upcoming elections.</p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Keith Shields 8346 at http://nhpr.org Taking the Temperature of the Tea Party Longtime GOP Sen. Lugar Faces Stiff Tea Party Fight http://nhpr.org/post/longtime-gop-sen-lugar-faces-stiff-tea-party-fight Six-term Republican Sen. Richard Lugar of Indiana is facing his first primary challenge since winning the job in the 1970s. The race is attracting big money from outside groups and superPACs, and is seen as a test of the strength of the Tea Party movement versus the power of incumbency.<p>The Chapel in Fort Wayne, Ind., has a high-octane choir and seemingly endless rows of pews. Last Sunday, it proved a friendly stop for Lugar. Thu, 05 Apr 2012 07:32:00 +0000 Tamara Keith 2958 at http://nhpr.org Longtime GOP Sen. Lugar Faces Stiff Tea Party Fight 10 Tea Parties You Haven't Heard About http://nhpr.org/post/10-tea-parties-you-havent-heard-about <p>Joseph Cummings is the author of 10 Tea Parties: Patriotic Protests that History Forgot</p> Mon, 09 Jan 2012 17:23:31 +0000 Virginia Prescott 1275 at http://nhpr.org 10 Tea Parties You Haven't Heard About