Michael Patrick Leahy

Tea Party Leading Opposition to War in Syria

Republican leaders in Washington are supporting President Obama's call for an American attack on Syria, but as Michael Patrick Leahy and Andrew Stiles report, Tea Party groups and activists around the country are united in their opposition to such military action. To join them please sign our petition to members of the Senate and the House opposing American military involvement in Syria.

Field Clearing for Joe Carr to Take on Establishment GOP Senator Alexander

After the first BEAT LAMAR candidate forum on August 31 in Nashville the field of potential conservative primary opponents is beginning to clear for constitutional conservative state Rep. Joe Carr to take on establishment GOP Senator Lamar Alexander in Tennessee’s hotly contested U.S. Senate Republican primary election.

Viguerie Announces Liberty Prize Winners

The “Real Conservatives National Committee” led by Lori Medina and Michael Patrick Leahy and Dan Schultz, author of “Taking Back Your Government: The Neighborhood Precinct Committeeman Strategy” have been declared the winners and will split the Liberty Prize.

Tennessee GOP Senate Race Heating Up: Joe Carr to Speak at BEAT LAMAR Forum in Nashville

Tennessee State Representative Joe Carr has announced he will challenge incumbent establishment Republican Senator Lamar Alexander and now he's also speaking at the BEAT LAMAR candidate forum in Nashville on August 31.

Generic Conservative Takes Out Establishment Republican Senator Alexander

A newly released survey by Triton Polling found that a generic "credible conservative candidate" leads Senator Lamar Alexander 49.5 percent to 44.9 percent. It doesn't take much in-depth analysis to figure out why: Alexander is in trouble because 65 percent of Republican voters view him as "moderate" or "liberal."

Pardon Us Mr. McAuliffe: Scandals Engulfing Virginia's Dem Candidate For Governor

The same Anthony Rodham, brother of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who helped broker a Clinton presidential pardon for one Vonna Jo Gregory, and her husband, Edgar Gregory, Jr. and who in return received $107,000 in "loans" from their company has turned up as the CEO of Terry McAuliffe's troubled Gulf Coast Funds Management now being investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

CHQ EXCLUSIVE: TENNESSEE GRASSROOTS GROUPS TO HOST BEAT LAMAR FORUM IN NASHVILLE ON AUGUST 31

Michael Patrick Leahy, co-founder of BEAT LAMAR, announced today that two additional local grassroots groups, the Nashville Tea Party and the newly formed Coalition for a Constitutional Senate, will co-host the first BEAT LAMAR Forum, which will be held in Nashville on Saturday, August 31. The public is invited to attend and ask questions of the featured speakers. To secure a spot, attendees should sign up at the Beat Lamar Forum event on Facebook.

EXCLUSIVE: BEAT LAMAR Blasts Alexander for Taking Money From Lobbying Firm That Backs Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Government

BEAT LAMAR is holding Tennessee Republican Senator Lamar Alexander accountable for taking money from employees of a K Street firm that lobbied Congress to buy fighter jets given to Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood government.