Indiana Tea Party member Nelson listens to speeches by congressional candidates during the U.S. Congressional 8th District 2012 Straw Poll Convention in Evansville

 
Indiana Tea Party member Nelson listens to speeches by congressional candidates during the U.S. Congressional 8th District 2012 Straw Poll Convention in Evansville
Indiana Tea Party member Bill Nelson (C) listens to speeches by congressional candidates during the U.S. Congressional 8th District 2012 Straw Poll Convention at the Indiana Tea Party convention meeting in Evansville, Indiana January 28, 2012. With the May 8 primary looming, the Tea Party groups are trying to capitalize on their grassroots organization to bring voters to the polls. Picture taken January 28, 2012. REUTERS/John Sommers II (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)