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It's Official: "Exclusive: Top S.C. Tea Party Senator (Tom Davis) To Endorse Paul"

"Senator Tom Davis will throw his weight behind the Texas Libertarian, BuzzFeed has learned. The anti-Romney wing of the party starts to take shape.

A leading South Carolina conservative and Tea Party champion, State Senator Tom Davis, will endorse Ron Paul Sunday, a South Carolina Republican consultant close to Davis told BuzzFeed.

Davis, former Governor Mark Sanford's former chief-of-staff, has been a vocal critic of government action and of economic development spending backed by other politicians of both parties.

“Senator Tom Davis’ fiscal conservative credentials are outstanding,” South Caroline GOP executive director Matt Moore told the leading state political website, FITSNews, recently. “Any candidate would do well to gain his endorsement.”

Indeed, he was courted by all the leading Republican campaigns.
Davis recently hinted at the coming endorsement, writing on Facebook that he would back "the one candidate in the race for president who has consistently stood for taxpayers."

Davis offers the kind of mainstream conservative support that the Paul campaign, viewed by some as fringe, has worked to amass, and the move marks another step toward the mainstream for the Paul movement.

"I've heard it's true and I hope its true," said Will Folks, founding editor of FITSNews, in an email. "Tom Davis is the gold standard for fiscal conservatives in South Carolina.""

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That's because the GOP took over the TEA party as if it was their own and dissected it into unrecognizable pieces. TEA party is nothing like what it was at the beginning and that's why you see groups like the occupiers.

It is better to look dumb and not be, than to look smart and not be.

We are the Remnant

of the true Tea Party.

We're more than a remnant!

We're more than a remnant! Our r3volution is alive and well, while the OWS and Tea Party movements are floundering.


I might not go that far with it, but I think Romney actually summed it up pretty well: there are no membership cards for the Tea Party. I am not Tea Party; I'm a libertarian-leaning voter.

Give him some love


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The R3volution requires action, not observation!!!!


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I'm not saying Mr. Davis is status quo...

but we should expect (as has been demonstrated since 08') a lot of underhanded low-blows from unsuspecting people.

If Mr. Davis lives by his words, then I believe Ron Paul will be his choice.

I'm just saying don't count anything until it's formal and final.

Is this for sure or will he

Is this for sure or will he pull a endorsement for Perry or Huntsman at the last minute making us look like fools?

No way...the guy took a class

No way...the guy took a class with Mises Inst. and is now a convert to Autstrian econ. Anyone with that understanding isn't going back the other way.

Be sure to go "like" him on

Be sure to go "like" him on Facebook when/if he does it!

We'll know tomorrow for 100% certain...

Tom Davis FaceBook >> "South Carolina State Senator Tom Davis will announce his endorsement for the 2012 First in the South Presidential Primary on Sunday, January 15, 2012. Details to follow."

Once you let go of the Status

Once you let go of the Status Quo, who you gonna call?

“It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds”
-Sam Adams

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"Politicians are not investment brokers."

Tom Davis' quote from Facebook:

"Loopholes, subsidies, kickbacks -- enough. Politicians are not investment brokers. America is a great because its constitution protects liberty and allows us to pursue happiness."


Norfolk, VA

Norfolk, VA

Time to INVESTIGATE the investigators of 9/11. PROSECUTE the prosecutors. EXPOSE the cover-up.

Most politicians are investment brokers

but yeah, I still get his point. :)

if this is true show some

if this is true show some love on facebook:


Lets have these people brag to their colleagues how many likes they get after a Ron Paul endorsement

Has he actually endorsed yet?


~Your perception becomes your reality~

Tomorrow 15th.

Tomorrow 15th.

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

Mrs. Paul is going to be the

Mrs. Paul is going to be the most magnificent first lady we've ever had!

“Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it’s realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy.”
― Ron Paul

Seems really good!!

Seems really good!!

my Ron Paul video collection:

(4 years RP, over 2300 videos)



If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

Gov McConnell of VA is in Myrtle Beach

DeMint fits in with us better than the other big gov candidates. If Davis is the king maker this is huge

Government is supposed to protect our freedom, our property, our privacy, not invade it. Ron Paul 2007