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The GOP Establishment Should Think Twice Before Trying to Undermine the Tea Party

bhahn Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 3:30 PM
Because the "old guard" of the republicans have conspired with the dems. The Tea Party's platform are the real conservative platform.

Even though it changed the terms of the political debate, thus giving them a majority in the 2010 elections, many in the Republican establishment deeply resent the Tea Party. They don’t like being monitored by taxpayer-friendly groups that will expose them when they side with special interests (as they have in recent months on Export-Import Bank subsides and housing handouts).

And they really hate the idea of being held accountable at the polls when they side with the corrupt...