August 16, 2010 Tea Party-favored candidates have done well in several of the Senate primaries held around the nation so far this year. But as NPR's Martin Kaste reports, the way votes will be cast Tuesday in Washington state is likely to work against the candidate who has the most Tea Party support.
July 14, 2010 A controversial Iowa billboard depicting Obama in an unholy trinity with Hitler and Lenin is gone.
July 13, 2010 The NAACP condemns racism in the Tea Party ranks.
July 13, 2010 An anti-Obama billboard likening the president to Hitler and Lenin has split Iowa Tea Party members.
June 8, 2010 Some story lines to watch for tonight include how well female candidates do, the role of the Tea Party, and an anti-establishment, anti-incumbent, anti-Washington mood among the electorate.
April 26, 2010 Crayola's CEO thanks Tea Party protesters for a spike in sales.
April 14, 2010 N.Y. gov. candidate hopeful Carl Paladino is in hot water for forwarding racist and sexist e-mails.
March 26, 2010 If someone keeps inviting you to great events, but every time you show up, there are 10 people breaking windows, pushing pedestrians, chanting racial slurs or threatening to stage an armed overthrow of the American government, then maybe your resp...
March 25, 2010 A Latino advocacy group has launched an online campaign pressuring top Republican leaders to apologize for "inciting Tea Party racism."
January 8, 2010 Two months ago, NPR ran an animated political cartoon making fun of Tea Party activists who are deeply critical of the direction President Obama is leading the country. This week someone discovered it and the cartoon suddenly went viral, causing c...