Posts tagged with "Jennifer Olsen"

TEA Party Activist Running For City Council, Tied To Olsen Family

By Montana Street Fighter, on June 28, 2013 | 12 Comments

Will Billings elect another TEA Party activist to City Council?  They’ll have the chance. John Quandt is vying for the opportunity to represent Ward 4 in north Billings.  While the voters in the ward traditionally lean left, City Council races are far from top tier contests and can be unpredictable.  Lower voter turnout coupled with […]

Champ Edmunds Mocks Gun-Related Deaths

Claims that shooting ranges are impervious to gun violence

By Montana Street Fighter, on February 21, 2013 | 2 Comments

A highly offensive meme posted by Representative Champ Edmunds to his Facebook in December just surfaced.  The picture shows a half dozen people at a shooting range and reads, “Why do almost all mass shootings happen in gun free zones?  The same reason they don’t happen at gun ranges.”  The post goes on to callously invoke the […]

Mainstream Media Takes Notice Of TEA Party Racism

By Montana Street Fighter, on February 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

Jennifer Olsen, the TEA Party activist and Chair of the Yellowstone County Republicans, is finally getting some attention from the mainstream media for her recent racist post on Facebook.  Scott Thompson, the city editor for The Great Falls Tribune, tweeted, “@TribLowdown. Will racist elected officials learn to keep their racism off facebook/email? dailykos.com/story/2013/02/… #racism #mtpol.”  John […]

Republican Activist Posts Incredibly Racist Image On Facebook

Jennifer Olsen was recently named "40 Under Forty" by The Billings Gazette

By Montana Street Fighter, on February 17, 2013 | 3 Comments

On February 1st, Montana Street Fighter reported that Jennifer Olsen had made The Billings Gazette‘s”40 Under Forty” list.  The decision to put the controversial Republican/TEA Party Activist on the list surprised many people.  No doubt the decision will be receiving even more criticism  due to Ms. Olsen’s sense of “humor.” Today, MontanaFesto highlighted a highly offensive and racist image Ms. Olsen […]

TEA Bagger Lands Coveted Award

By Montana Street Fighter, on February 1, 2013 | 3 Comments

Today, The Billings Gazette announced their “40 Under Forty” list.  Many readers were shocked and appalled to see Jennifer Olsen make the list. Jennifer Olsen received the award for her work in the petroleum industry.  However, The Gazette did not mention or take into consideration Ms. Olsen’s disturbing involvement in right-wing politics and the fact […]

Family Ties: A Story of the Montana GOP and TEA Party

By Montana Street Fighter, on November 21, 2012 | 5 Comments

There are some conservatives who claim that right-wing TEA Partiers represent only the fringe of their party and that Republicans are still very much in the mainstream. However, the evidence is stacked against them.  The Montana GOP and Montana TEA Party are as close as family – literally. Earlier this month, a small group of […]