Open Thread: National Tea Party Convention Kicks Off Today in NashvilleSubmitted by Michael Nystrom on Thu, 02/04/2010 - 11:39
What's being billed as the first national Tea Party convention begins Thursday in Nashville. It's an attempt to bring together various groups that have protested the federal stimulus package and the attempt to overhaul health care. The organization hosting the event is "for-profit," and that has turned off some Tea Party supporters.
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