Search Results: Dick Armey
Summary  |  Headline Only

January 27, 2012 3:00 pm ET filed under Blog

DeLay Is Only The Latest Of Gingrich's Former Colleagues To Come Out Against Him

Continue reading

May 20, 2011 4:21 pm ET filed under Blog

The GOP Presidential Litmus Test: End Medicare As We Know It

Continue reading

February 16, 2011 6:21 pm ET filed under Blog

FreedomWorks Memo To GOP On Repeal Of Health Care: Focus On Freedom, Not Coverage

Continue reading

June 18, 2010 12:56 pm ET filed under Blog

Proctor & Gamble Must "Refuse To Be Taken Hostage By The Extreme Anti-Government Fringe"

Continue reading

February 02, 2010 3:52 pm ET filed under Blog

Dick Armey Says A Revamped "Contract With America" Won't Work In 2010

Continue reading

November 04, 2009 3:39 pm ET filed under Blog

"Big Shot" Dick Armey Says The Real Problem Is Too Much Health Insurance

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.

Continue reading

August 27, 2009 2:25 pm ET filed under Blog

Dick Armey Supports A Public Option?

During an audio interview with The Economist, FreedomWorks chairman Dick Armey seemingly endorsed the idea of a public option.

Continue reading

August 27, 2009 10:59 am ET filed under Blog

Dick Armey & Orly Taitz: Marching Arm In Arm

Orly Taitz teams up with FreedomWorks Chairman Dick Armey to promote the "9.12 March on Washington."

Continue reading

August 14, 2009 10:06 am ET filed under Fact Check

Dick Armey Puts Words In The CBO's Mouth

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.

Continue reading

July 07, 2009 9:53 am ET filed under Blog

FreedomWorks Accidentally Attacks Its Chairman

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.

Continue reading

May 20, 2009 7:03 pm ET filed under Fact Check

Pharmaceutical Lobbyist Dick Armey Inspires GOP To Obstruct Health Care Reform

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.

Continue reading

April 16, 2009 3:22 pm ET filed under Fact Check

Lobbyist Tea Party

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.

Continue reading

of 1