The Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund is a federal political action committee dedicated to empowering Americans to engage in our democracy and help preserve our rights and liberty.
Advances in communications and technology, allow citizens to be politically active in ways unimaginable just a decade ago.
The Citizen Fund’s mission is to provide the tools, resources and information the American people need to hold elected officials and government accountable, and to also elect new citizen activists to office as representatives of the people
America was built by farmers, tradesmen and merchants, average citizens, united by a common desire for freedom and liberty. That's what makes America exceptional.
Our government is designed to be “of the people, by the people and for the people.” The Citizens Fund will ensure that it is the people who hold the power in the country and preserve that right for future generations.
What Border Fence, Senator Pryor?
ATLANTA, Ga. – In the Deep South, you can set your watch to it: At election time, “conservative” Democrats trip over themselves moving to the right in an attempt to show their right-of-center constituents that you can, indeed, teach a Yellow Dog new tricks.
Consider the case of Arkansas Democrat Sen. Mark Pryor. You won’t find the Natural State’s political prince touting his votes for Obamacare, extortion of federal employees' union dues, or a near-$1 trillion food stamp bill. Not this guy. And this election season, he’s dropping the biggest names to tout his conservative bona fides. The Southern border more is secure than it was ten years ago, according to Pryor, and he invokes the name of conservative stalwart John McCain to prove it.Read More...
Upstart Iowa trial lawyer Braley brings a lot to the table
ATLANTA, Ga. – There’s more to U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Waterloo) than a guy who spent his career suing the companies that create jobs and drive the economy. Much more. As it turns out, when he railed on Chuck Grassley to a roomful of trial lawers, he wasn’t just dropping gratuitous elbows borne of elitism against some guy he considers a rube. Not at all. He was looking out for his constituents – all of them: Trial lawyers and the people of Iowa’s First District.
And Braley’s point is a good one. A chairman of the Senate Judiciary, a mere “farmer from Iowa” who “never went to law school?” That’s, well…almost too hard to imagine.Read More...
Tennessee’s Joe Carr Comes Up Short in Senate Bid
Tennessee State Rep. Joe Carr, the insurgent candidate who made border security and opposition to amnesty the cornerstone to his campaign, fell short in his bid to oust Lamar Alexander. “Joe ran a courageous, aggressive, issues-based campaign,” Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin said. “Unfortunately, the best candidate doesn’t always win. We’re proud of the race he ran, and we’re proud to have helped with get-out-the-vote operations.”
Carr relentlessly hammered Alexander for his votes for the Gang of Eight Amnesty bill and against funding a fence on the Southern border. “We’re hopeful that, even though Joe Carr came up short, Senator Alexander will listen to the people of Tennessee,” Martin said. “They overwhelmingly oppose amnesty, and they want the Southern border secured. And may the humanitarian crisis that Lamar Alexander’s votes helped create open his eyes; secure the border, Senator. No amnesty.”Read More...
Tweet Reince Friday
This week the Republican National Committee (RNC), led by Chairman Reince Priebus held their summer meeting. Missouri State GOP Chairman Ed Martin submitted a resolution to officially censure Henry Barbour, the nephew of former RNC Chairman Haley Barbour, for his involvement and coordination of race-baiting advertisements that smeared Chris McDaniel in the Mississippi US Senate race. The tactics proved successful in using fear to drive Democrats to the polls, which in turn disenfranchised tens of thousands of conservative Republicans in the state of Mississippi. The silence is deafening and Reince Priebus’ refusal to address the situation makes him complicit in these deplorable acts.Read More...
TPP Citizens Fund Issues Scathing Paper on MS Race-Baiting
Calls on RNC to censure Mississippi’s National Committeeman at summer meet
CHICAGO – The Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) today released a blistering white paper, in conjunction with the Republican National Committee’s summer meeting here, that details the race-baiting tactics used by the Mississippi GOP Establishment in the recent senate campaign. At the center of the scandal is Mississippi’s national committeeman, Henry Barbour, singled out for censure in the paper, Mississippi: A Case Study in Republican Race-Baiting.Read More...
Mississippi: A Case Study in Republican Race-Baiting
Henry Barbour, Republican National Committeeman from Mississippi, repeatedly claims in public that he had nothing to do with the race-baiting flyers and robocalls that were deployed against Republican State Senator Chris McDaniel during the June 3, 2014 Mississippi Republican U.S. Senate primary election and the June 24, 2014 Mississippi Republican U.S. Senate runoff election.
Henry Barbour is not telling the truth.Read More...
Huelskamp Wins in KS-01
ATLANTA, Ga. – U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp has won re-nomination to represent Kansas’ First Congressional District. “Congratulations to Tim Huelskamp on a win for freedom,” Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin said. “It’s a victory for everyone who believes in personal freedom, economic freedom and a debt-free future.”
Huelskamp, an outspoken critic of the Obama Administration – and when need be, his party’s leadership – is not one to back down from a fight, regardless of the consequences. He was stripped from his seat on the Agriculture and Budget Committees last Congress for fighting for trying to reign in the Federal debt.Read More...
Wolf Falls Short in Kansas Senate Primary
ATLANTA, Ga. – Conservative insurgent Dr. Milton Wolf came up short Tuesday night in his bid to become the next Republican Senator from Kansas. “Milton Wolf ran a strong campaign, espousing the values of personal freedom, economic freedom and a debt-free future,” Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin said. “It’s a message that resonated with tens of thousands of Kansans. Sometimes, though, the best candidate doesn’t win.”
Wolf, a board-certified radiologist, campaigned hard on his opposition to amnesty and a repeal of Obamacare. “Taking on the Establishment is always an uphill battle,” Martin said, adding “even more so for a first-time candidate. It’s a never-ending battle, though, and something tells me we haven’t seen the last of Dr. Milton Wolf.”Read More...