Government Overreach

Lawsuit: Taxpayer Funding of Common Core Unconstitutional

Lawsuit: Taxpayer Funding of Common Core Unconstitutional

http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/09/18/Education-Activists-File-Lawsuit-Against-Missouri-Officials-Over-Taxpayer-Funding-Of-Common-Core by Dr. Susan Berry 18 Sep 2014, 10:10 AM PDT  Two anti-Common Core activists in Missouri have joined in filing a lawsuit against state officials that challenges the state’s payment of taxpayer funds to the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC), one of the two federally funded multi-state groups that are developing tests aligned with […]

By September 18, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
In Event of Emergency, Illegals to be Evacuated Before Citizens ‘For everyone’s safety..’

In Event of Emergency, Illegals to be Evacuated Before Citizens ‘For everyone’s safety..’

by Adan Salazar | Infowars.com | July 28, 2014 http://www.infowars.com/in-event-of-emergency-illegals-to-be-evacuated-before-citizens/ Should a hurricane or other life-threatening, catastrophic weather event impact South Texas, illegal aliens occupying various shelters will be first in line to get “to safer ground,” a National Weather Service coordinator says. At a meeting last week, emergency managers in the Rio Grande Valley […]

By August 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
*VIDEO EXCLUSIVE* HRTAC Meeting 6/20/14 -BIG GOVERNMENT POWER, MONEY AND LAND GRAB

*VIDEO EXCLUSIVE* HRTAC Meeting 6/20/14 -BIG GOVERNMENT POWER, MONEY AND LAND GRAB

The unelected Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission convenes to plan its first official meeting during the first week of July. This group, created by the Virginia General Assembly, was the creation of House and Senate republicans from Virginia Beach, has the power to levy tolls on highways and associated facilities. It also will be providing […]

Rigell Runs Afoul of Hampton Roads Tea Party

Rigell Runs Afoul of Hampton Roads Tea Party

  BEARING DRIFT  JR Hoeft  http://bearingdrift.com/2014/05/27/rigell-runs-afoul-of-hampton-roads-tea-party/ An appearance by Gov. Terry McAuliffe at Virginia Beach Mayor Will Sessoms’ fundraiser this Friday has landed Rep. Scott Rigell in hot tea. After begrudgingly earning the support of the Hampton Roads Tea Party in his 2010 run (he had to sign an oath following a bruising six-person primary […]

ObamaCare

Feds May Reimburse Medicare ‘End-of-Life Discussions’ After Mocking Palin’s ‘Death Panels’

Feds May Reimburse Medicare ‘End-of-Life Discussions’ After Mocking Palin’s ‘Death Panels’

by Tony Lee 31 Aug 2014 739 post a comment Years after former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin was mocked for being concerned about “death panels,” the federal government may reimburse Medicare doctors for end-of-life consultations that critics say would only encourage sick patients to reject costly treatments to prolong life. The New York Times reports […]

By September 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Flawed Obamacare rollout colors Virginia debate

Flawed Obamacare rollout colors Virginia debate

Related Stories Backlog of Medicaid applications muddies debate Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 12:00 am BY MICHAEL MARTZ Richmond Times-Dispatch House Appropriations Chairman S. Chris Jones, R-Suffolk, drew applause and laughter during the debate over the state budget in the House of Delegates last week when he announced “the Obama administration has announced another extension […]

By March 30, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Obamacare:  Officially a Hot Mess, and It Hasn’t Even Started Yet

Obamacare: Officially a Hot Mess, and It Hasn’t Even Started Yet

More delays and “bumps in the road” ahead of the implementation of Obamacare: Washington’s exchange said Wednesday that it will not be ready on Oct. 1 to calculate the tax subsidies people can receive to help purchase private insurance. The D.C. exchange also will not immediately be able to determine eligibility for Medicaid. via DC […]

By September 27, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Exempt America From Obamacare Rally – Sept 10. Buses available!

Exempt America From Obamacare Rally – Sept 10. Buses available!

Please read all of the following before you register, as you may have to adjust your schedule. According to the Tea Party Patriots website, there are still some seats left on our bus, so we need to make a decision fast and register online. We have just learned of some important facts about Tea Party […]

Videos

*VIDEO EXCLUSIVE* HRTAC Meeting 6/20/14 -BIG GOVERNMENT POWER, MONEY AND LAND GRAB

*VIDEO EXCLUSIVE* HRTAC Meeting 6/20/14 -BIG GOVERNMENT POWER, MONEY AND LAND GRAB

The unelected Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission convenes to plan its first official meeting during the first week of July. This group, created by the Virginia General Assembly, was the creation of House and Senate republicans from Virginia Beach, has the power to levy tolls on highways and associated facilities. It also will be providing […]

What is “Slating”? How can it Affect a Party Convention or Mass Meeting Outcome?

What is “Slating”? How can it Affect a Party Convention or Mass Meeting Outcome?

  Will the Henrico GOP use the same dirty tactics  used at the VA Beach Mass Meeting? Hear what 7th District Chair Linwood Cobb and Chairman of the Republican Party of VA Pat Mullins have to say. Here is the source link:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPyEClGlc54   Please watch this video from the Henrico Tea Party  to learn […]

By March 23, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Please Check Out NEW Events and Meetings on Our Calendar!

Please Check Out NEW Events and Meetings on Our Calendar!

March 21,  2014— Hello Fellow Patriots! We have added new Hampton Roads Tea Party Event  Dates and several other dates for Liberty-Minded groups (912, etc.).   Get involved in the fight for liberty and freedom by joining these groups !

By March 21, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
More GOP Slating On The Way

More GOP Slating On The Way

By Steve Albertson | First it was the travesty this week in Virginia Beach, where Sen. Frank Wagner disenfranchised about 1,000 people in favor of himself and 31 of his closest friends. Now, we hear similar stunts are on the way in Henrico and other jurisdictions, engineered by the same people behind Sen. Wagner’s campaign. […]

By March 20, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

News You Need

Immigrant Children to Be Classified as ‘Homeless’ to Avoid School Enrollment Documentation Requirements

Immigrant Children to Be Classified as ‘Homeless’ to Avoid School Enrollment Documentation Requirements

by Caroline May 14 Aug 2014,  Breitbart.com In response to an inquiry about unaccompanied minors from one of its school divisions, Virginia’s Department of Education issued a memo this month reminding its 132 divisions about their obligation to educate all children.   “In light of the heightened media coverage of the issue of undocumented immigrant children, VDOE […]

By August 22, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How Does Your State Legislator Measure Up?

How Does Your State Legislator Measure Up?

By Jamie Radtke | 5 Comments  http://thebullelephant.com The Virginia Tea Party Patriots Federation (VTPPF) released their 2014 legislative scorecard this week. You will notice that the scorecard done by the VTPPF is different than scorecards you may have seen in the past. Most scorecards published by organizations generally favor one political party or another because the policy […]

Check Out Your Senator or Congress Rep’s Score on the Heritage Scorecard!

Check Out Your Senator or Congress Rep’s Score on the Heritage Scorecard!

Have you ever wondered how your Senator or Congress Representative Rates on the Heritage Scorecard?    This rating provides a measurable point value for determining legislator’s voting record, not their rhetoric – their  voting record is what REALLY counts! Click on the Link Below to look up the current score for ANY  Senator or Congress […]

*VIDEO EXCLUSIVE* HRTAC Meeting 6/20/14 -BIG GOVERNMENT POWER, MONEY AND LAND GRAB

*VIDEO EXCLUSIVE* HRTAC Meeting 6/20/14 -BIG GOVERNMENT POWER, MONEY AND LAND GRAB

The unelected Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission convenes to plan its first official meeting during the first week of July. This group, created by the Virginia General Assembly, was the creation of House and Senate republicans from Virginia Beach, has the power to levy tolls on highways and associated facilities. It also will be providing […]

Patriot Dinner Dance

Second Annual Patriot Dinner Dance & Auction

Second Annual Patriot Dinner Dance & Auction

October 5, 2013 6-11pm Chester’s Upper Deck 206 16th Street, VA Beach, VA There will be dinner, dancing, a raffle, and an auction, all in support of Hampton Roads Tea Party. Tickets are $35 a piece. You can purchase your ticket online here, just click on the shopping cart.  If you would like to sponsor […]

By July 29, 2013 Read More →
Become a Sponsor!

Become a Sponsor!

Would you like to be a sponsor for our 2nd Annual Patriot Dinner Dance & Auction, a fundraiser for the Hampton Roads Tea Party? The event will be held Saturday, October 5, 2013, 6-11 p.m. at Chester’s Upper Deck Restaurant, 206 16th Street, Virginia Beach. As a nonprofit political organization, HRTP’s mission is: “Constitutionally-guaranteed rights […]

By July 29, 2013 Read More →

Election News and Information

Brat’s Tea Party – The scene at Dave Brat’s surprise victory celebration.

Brat’s Tea Party – The scene at Dave Brat’s surprise victory celebration.

Brat’s Tea Party The scene at Dave Brat’s surprise victory celebration. www.styleweekly.com   By Tom Nash @_Tom_Nash_  cliScott ElmquistHampton Roads Tea Party Chair Waverly Woods at Dave Brat’s June 10 primary election party in Glen Allen Click to Purchase Image Dave Brat, the Randolph-Macon economics professor who stole away Eric Cantor’s Republican Party nomination Tuesday, […]

Eric Cantor Loses to Tea Party’s David Brat in Virginia Primary

Eric Cantor Loses to Tea Party’s David Brat in Virginia Primary

Upset of House Majority Leader Marks Assertion of Insurgent Conservative Power By Kristina Peterson and Janet Hook, WSJ Updated June 10, 2014 11:27 p.m. ET House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., delivers his concession speech alongside his wife, Diana, in Richmond, Va., on Tuesday. Associated Press   A tea-party-backed challenger resoundingly defeated Rep. Eric Cantor […]

Fact check: Eric Cantor mislabels primary opponent (Dave Brat)

Fact check: Eric Cantor mislabels primary opponent (Dave Brat)

USAToday, Robert Farley, FactCheck.org 9:49 a.m. EDT May 6, 2014 (Photo: Mark Wilson, Getty Images) An ad from House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., falsely implies his Republican challenger advised Democratic governor Tim Kaine on taxes. Cantor brands Tea Party-backed Dave Brat a “liberal college professor” because he served on the Governor’s Advisory Board of […]

Chris Stearns Slaps Down Cantor Attack And Wins 3rd District GOP Chairman

Chris Stearns Slaps Down Cantor Attack And Wins 3rd District GOP Chairman

By Jamie Radtke http://thebullelephant.com/chris-stearns-slaps-cantor-attack-wins-3rd-district-gop-chairman/ Christopher Stearns won re-election today as 3rd District GOP Chairman, sending Cantor and his Young Guns crew running home with their tail between their legs. It was a resounding 2-1 victory (252-126), so instead of having the results shared out loud, his opponent made a motion to nominate Stearns by acclimation. […]

Other Recent Posts

National Day of Illegal Immigration Protest – Sat, 7/19 11am-4pm – VA Beach

National Day of Illegal Immigration Protest – Sat, 7/19 11am-4pm – VA Beach

 On July 18 and 19, 2014, the largest coordinated protest against all forms of amnesty, comprehensive immigration reform, and the government’s failure to enforce immigration laws and secure our borders will begin, all across America.   The protests are scheduled to be held at state capitols, Mexican consulates, and on streets and overpasses coast-to-coast, including Hawaii […]

8 Reasons to Close the Border Now

8 Reasons to Close the Border Now

By Ben Shapiro 8 Jul 2014 breitbart.com http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/07/08/8-REASONS-TO-CLOSE-THE-BORDER-NOW With thousands of illegal immigrant minors continuing to pour over America’s southern border, the same politicians are singing the same songs: we can’t close the border, we must pursue comprehensive immigration reform, we can only reach political consensus if we compromise on border enforcement. It’s all nonsense. […]

Flags , Fathers & Family & Freedom- June 15th 3-7pm , Great Neck Park

Flags , Fathers & Family & Freedom- June 15th 3-7pm , Great Neck Park

Hampton Roads Tea Party Invites You to Attend a Special Celebration of Our Flag, Fathers, Family & Freedom Sunday, June 15, 3—7 p.m. Great Neck Park 2513 Shorehaven Drive Virginia Beach, VA 23454 Come out and meet new chapter members, visit with old friends, enjoy games for kids and adults, sing along with live entertainment, […]

VA BEACH CITY COUNCIL COMMITS SEVEN DEADLY SINS

VA BEACH CITY COUNCIL COMMITS SEVEN DEADLY SINS

CITY COUNCIL COMMITS SEVEN DEADLY SINS   AGAINST RESIDENTS OF VB!     WRATH  Inordinate and uncontrolled feelings including a self-destructive behavior. City staff has identified 144.5 positions to cut, yet the city manager proposes 207 NEW positions. Additional personal and fringe benefits account for 61% of the budget increase.  By limiting hiring to the […]

Chairman Mullins affirms Curtis Colgate as 2nd District Chairman

Chairman Mullins affirms Curtis Colgate as 2nd District Chairman

5/15/2014 By Jamie Radtke The Bull Elephant wrote earlier about the 2nd District Parliamentary Ping Pong match to determine who will be 2nd District Chairman – Frank Wagner or Curtis Colgate. It seems that the referee, RPV Chairman Pat Mullins, has decided to step in and put an end to the nonsense in the 2nd […]

The DIRTY DOZEN –  BIG Government’s Money, Land and Power Grab in OUR BACK YARD!

The DIRTY DOZEN – BIG Government’s Money, Land and Power Grab in OUR BACK YARD!

   The 2014 General Assembly created HRTAC(Hampton Roads Transportation Accountably Commission) is going to cost the citizens in each Hampton Roads locality OVER $1 million annually … forever! No limits on salaries whatsoever!1 million annually … forever! No limits on salaries With the existence of VDOT (Virginia Department of Transportation), CTB (Commonwealth Transportation Board), VDRPT […]

HAMPTON ROADS TEA PARTY BYLAWS

HAMPTON ROADS TEA PARTY BYLAWS

    BYLAWS Incorporated September 9, 2009   ARTICLE ONE Corporation and Mailing Addresses 1.  PRINCIPAL ADDRESS.  The principal address of the Corporation will be the address of the current Executive Officer (also known as the Chairman or President) of the Board of Directors until such time as the Board of Directors changes the address […]

By April 24, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Our Own Waverly Woods Featured in Mechanicsville Local Paper

Our Own Waverly Woods Featured in Mechanicsville Local Paper

  Waverly was a guest speaker on April 4th at the Mechanicsville Tea Party Meeting. At that meeting,  she shared crucial information about the Slating of Virginia Beach Delegates and provide a warning of  rumors of  state-wide  Slating. Luckily,  Henrico County heeded the warnings from Virginia Beach’s Slating experience and  were able to thwart Slating […]

By April 22, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Fast Terry – The Movie Terry McAuliffe Doesn’t Want You To See

Fast Terry – The Movie Terry McAuliffe Doesn’t Want You To See

Click link below to watch FAST TERRY. http://fastterry.com/?page_id=500   GreenTech Amidst the struggling economy, Terry McAuliffe promised Virginians a future of green job-creation. He began a traveling road show – selling a fantastical business story to anyone who would listen. As an owner and promoter of GreenTech Automotive, McAuliffe claimed he would build an electric […]

By February 22, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
LOCAL TAXPAYER ALLIANCE INFORMATION

LOCAL TAXPAYER ALLIANCE INFORMATION

  Portsmouth Tax Payer Alliance Pat Simons plsimons@verizon.net Virginia Beach Taxpayer Alliance: Marlayne’ Castelluzzo. marlayneC@gmail.com 

By July 4, 2013 Read More →
‘Free at Last’: La. State Senator Explains Why He Recently Left the ‘Government Plantation’ & Joined GOP in Powerful Video

‘Free at Last’: La. State Senator Explains Why He Recently Left the ‘Government Plantation’ & Joined GOP in Powerful Video

EXERPT FROM THE BLAZE Politics Jun. 18, 2013 12:07am Jason Howerton Louisiana State Sen. Elbert Guillory, formerly a Democrat, recently — and enthusiastically — joined the Republican party. Weeks after announcing his bold move, Guillory has released a video explaining why he is now with the GOP. The powerful video is titled, “Why I Am a […]

By June 28, 2013 Read More →
Sustainability

Sustainability

Gov’t Overreach Through Excessive Environmental Regulation “Think Globally, Act Locally” is the mantra that is behind Agenda 21 and the United Nations.  http://www.keepourrights.org/agenda_21_pdf.pdf From John Birch Society: “This United Nations program lays out a comprehensive plan of sustainable development locally, nationally, and globally in every area where humans affect the environment. Basically it’s the UN’s […]

By June 24, 2013 Read More →
ObamaCare

ObamaCare

Obamacare explained by our own Carrie Tripel: THE EFFECT AND IMPACT OF PPACA/OBAMACARE! by Dr. Carrie Triepel   Part 1: 10:03 http://youtu.be/IfOd3O-05Nw   Part 2: 12:13: Impact of PPACA on Medicare and the Uninsured http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wjNzD2JDNQ&feature=share&list=UL4wjNzD2JDNQ   Part 3: 9:22: The effect of PPACA on Small Business, Taxes, and Medicine http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gBoNm3MX-E&feature=share&list=UL4gBoNm3MX-E   Part 4: 11:17: Real […]

By June 24, 2013 Read More →
Common Core

Common Core

RECLAIMING LOCAL CONTROL IN EDUCATION. Use of Common Core National curriculum and student/parent tracking systemiculum and student/parent tracking system About the Stop the National Common Core Power Grab: Reclaim Local Control of Education DVD video. The video: Explains the origin of the Common Core – its genesis with private, progressive education interests in Washington, DC […]

By June 24, 2013 Read More →
NSA

NSA

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By June 24, 2013 Read More →
COLA

COLA

  Readers and activists are needed!   Click here to follow the important bills going through the Virginia General Assembly: http://virginiateapartypatriots.com/2012/01/cola-scorecard-bill-summaries/   To sign up for “direct to you” CoLA Action Alerts http://cola.virginiateapartypatriots.com/cola-alert-sign-up/ For more info contact Daniela Cossu  757-635-5519  daniela.cossu@hrteaparty.com Reading and monitoring legislation Visiting, calling, emailing and writing Legislators to let them know […]

By June 22, 2013 Read More →
Flags, Fathers, Family & Freedom Event – June 15, 2014 – Great Neck Park

Flags, Fathers, Family & Freedom Event – June 15, 2014 – Great Neck Park

Thank you to all Hampton Roads Tea Party friends who attended the Flag, Fathers, Family & Freedom event on Sunday, June 15 in Virginia Beach at Great Neck Park. God blessed us with perfect weather and the celebration was apropos in light of the past week, a banner week for the tea party in VA! […]