January 27, 2012 3:00 pm ET filed under Blog
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November 04, 2009 3:39 pm ET filed under Blog
Who is the real Dick Armey? A self-proclaimed "big shot" who refuses to order off the menu at restaurants and believes the real health crisis is that too many people have health insurance.
August 27, 2009 2:25 pm ET filed under Blog
During an audio interview with The Economist, FreedomWorks chairman Dick Armey seemingly endorsed the idea of a public option.
August 27, 2009 10:59 am ET filed under Blog
Orly Taitz teams up with FreedomWorks Chairman Dick Armey to promote the "9.12 March on Washington."
August 14, 2009 10:06 am ET filed under Fact Check
During an August 13, 2009 appearance on PBS's NewsHour, FreedomWorks chairman Dick Armey falsely claimed the Congressional Budget Office said health insurance reform would result in 100 million losing their employer-provided coverage. In reality, Armey's figures originated from the flawed interpretation of analysis by the insurance company-owned Lewin Group.
July 07, 2009 9:53 am ET filed under Blog
On July 4, 2009, FreedomWorks published a blog post attacking lobbyists, among other things, as "the antithesis of this nation's founding." FreedomWorks, of course, is chaired by Dick Armey... a lobbyist.
May 20, 2009 7:03 pm ET filed under Fact Check
On May 20, 2009, former House Majority Leader and current healthcare lobbyist Dick Armey tweeted that he had given a talk to the House GOP about stopping President Obama's healthcare plans.
April 16, 2009 3:22 pm ET filed under Fact Check
On April 16th, 2009, FreedomWorks announced it would host a "March on Washington" Tea Party in September of 2009. Rather than relying on a passionate citizenry to organize the protest, the September Tea Party is organized and funded by large corporations opposed to President Obama's brand of change. FreedomWorks Chairman Dick Armey's lobbying firm, DLA Piper, represents a host of clients intent on maintaining the Bush-era status quo.