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FILE - In this July 30, 2011 file photo, Rep. Allen West, R-Fla. talks on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) FILE - In this July 30, 2011 file photo, Rep. Allen West, R-Fla. talks on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)  

Club for Growth: GOP freshmen have strayed from tea party roots

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The Club for Growth, a conservative group known for funding primary challenges against incumbent Republicans, released a report today unloading on GOP House freshmen for straying from the “tea party” ideals on which they campaigned.

The report, based on the group’s annual vote scorecard, aggressively challenged the freshmen for their alleged ideological failures, including calling out some of the biggest names in the class.

Full story: Club for Growth Says GOP Freshmen Not Tea Party Enough : Roll Call News