Mission StatementThe Mission of the Dayton Tea Party is to provide community groups, events, and educational programs that advance the American principles of Liberty and promote Fiscal Responsibility, Smaller Government, Support for Free Markets, and Respect for the United States Constitution.
Despite the best efforts of the Obama administration, the majority of Americans have figured out by now that Obamacare is a ruse. Through speeches and media reports the Administration continues to give the appearance that they have developed a vibrant and efficient health insurance marketplace, but fewer and fewer are buying the lie. An April 14th Rasumussen poll found that 58% of voters now view the health care law unfavorably, up from 52% in January. […]
On Tuesday morning, April 22nd, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments concerning whether or not the Ohio Elections Commission violates the free speech of Ohioans. On the surface, the OEC often acts on behalf of political incumbents and well-financed campaigns to shut down political rivals and dissenters. On behalf of Ohio’s citizens, The 1851 Center For Constitutional Law has filed an amicus brief maintaining that the Ohio political class uses the electoral […]
The Heritage Foundation has linked to President Reagan’s radio address from April 2, 1983 as the country was observing Easter and Passover. President Reagan talks about the unifying power of faith and the hope and the resilience faith in God provides enabling the human spirit to overcome great obstacles. Here is the body of Reagan’s remarks, “This week Jewish families and friends have been celebrating Passover, a tradition rich in symbolism and meaning. Its observance […]
Art imitates life and sometimes art exaggerates it. That’s what we see in the Twilight Zone episode, “Examination Day,” embedded below. The episode is from 1985, but it manages to paint a picture of education that in part rings true today – the centralized control of education by a too powerful government and the erosion of society’s celebration of the individual and the unique gifts each of us are given. George Bush gave us No […]
“Bring Your Legislator to Class Day – Common Core 101″ – A great success thanks to you! Unfortunately, the large majority of our elected representatives continue to ignore and dismiss concerned constituents. There is a remedy though. To quote Dr. Terrence Moore “I want to give you real evidence so you can go out and […]
A group of Ohio grassroots activists who want the Common Core standards repealed in their state is taking the issue to their legislators and letting them know that if they want to be re-elected, they must commit to repealing the centralized education standards. A Columbus auditorium packed in 600 Ohioans on April 9 as parents, […]