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Jenny Beth Martin

Jenny Beth Martin

Jenny Beth Martin is president and co-founder of Tea Party Patriots and the Chairman of Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund.

Articles by Jenny Beth Martin

Illustration on the need for border security by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

How many terrorists will cross into the U.S. through Mexico?

The Taliban once again controls Afghanistan, and while many are rightly worried about the larger global strategic effects will have on U.S. interests around the world, my concern today has a narrower and more immediate focus. Published August 19, 2021

First Graders Alex Albin, left, and Tyler Custodio wear masks in Amanda McCoy's first grade class at the newly-rebuilt Addison Mizner School in Boca Raton, Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. Palm Beach County Schools opened the school year with a masking requirement with an opt-out option. (Joe Cavaretta/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

Masking school children is abuse

When it comes to imposing mask mandates - especially for school children - Democrats simply don't get it. Published August 14, 2021

Former President Donald Trump speaks at the North Carolina Republican Convention in Greenville, N.C., on Saturday, June 5, 2021. (AP Photo/Chris Seward) ** FILE **

Trump was right; so were we

Last Saturday, former President Donald Trump released a statement that said, "Have you noticed that they are now admitting I was right about everything they lied about before the election?" Published June 18, 2021

In this March 11, 2021, file photo President Joe Biden holds up a card with his daily schedule and the daily deaths from COVID-19 as he speaks about the COVID-19 pandemic during a prime-time address from the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Joe Biden’s radical first 100 days

When future historians assess President Biden's first 100 days, it may be an event that occurred on the 42nd day of his administration that they deem the most important. On March 2, Biden quietly met for more than two hours with presidential historians who, discussing the presidencies of "some of his most admired predecessors," Franklin D. Roosevelt and Lyndon Johnson, reinforced Mr. Biden's desire to "think big, go big" on policy. Published April 26, 2021

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and other members of the Republican Conference talk to reporters following a luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 24, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Say no to the ‘Corrupt Politicians Act’

"This bill is the single most dangerous bill this committee has ever considered," thundered Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz at Wednesday's hearing of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration. Published March 29, 2021

Unqualified Democrat Nominees Becerra and Tanden Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

Reject the gun-grabbing Xavier Becerra

Why is Xavier Becerra, President Biden's nominee to serve as secretary of Health and Human Services, receiving endorsements for that position from groups that want to do away with the Second Amendment? Published March 11, 2021

AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka, center, listens as President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting with labor leaders in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trumka: The Judas goat of the labor movement

President Biden's decision to cancel the Keystone XL pipeline has destroyed tens of thousands of jobs, and angered some of his strongest supporters. Published February 22, 2021

The Trump Train for 2020 Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

When election models trump the polls

According to a RealClearPolitics archive of presidential election polls, each of the three leading Democratic candidates for president — Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren — would defeat President Donald Trump in the popular vote if the election were held tomorrow. Published June 5, 2019

Female Venezuelan soldiers stand behind their shields on the Simon Bolivar International Bridge, where cargo trailers block it, seen from La Parada near Cucuta, Colombia, on the border with Venezuela, Sunday, April 14, 2019. Venezuelan authorities have limited the use of the bridge to students, seniors and the sick. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is on a four-day Latin American tour, making his final stop at the Colombian border to meet with representatives of Venezuelan refugees. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)

Stop Socialism. Choose Freedom.

Ten years ago today, a new American political movement announced its presence by hosting "Tax Day Tea Parties" all over the country. 1.2 million activists participated, many of whom were attending the first political event they had ever been to. It was the birth of a new crusade for liberty, and it had serious consequences for the politics of our nation - just ask Barack Obama, whose legislative agenda was stymied for the last three-quarters of his presidency by the opposition of the Tea Party and the men and women it helped elect to the Congress. Published April 15, 2019

Honduran migrants run away from Border Patrol agents as they try to cross over the U.S. border wall to San Diego, California, from Tijuana, Mexico, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)

Trump and House Republicans: Take a Stand on Border Wall Funding

President Trump and House Republicans are facing their own "Read my lips" moment - and how they respond may well determine whether or not the President is reelected and House Republicans can regain the majority in the 2020 elections. Published December 20, 2018