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The Tea Party Goes Local

Klein-Bottle Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 10:14 PM
You may laugh, but your comment shows how little you understand about local politics. The Tea Parties are in this for the long term and taking control of school boards is an important step. Unfortunately the left learned the importance of school boards decades ago.

WASHINGTON -- All is bleak. All is woe! I speak of the tea party movement, the movement of 2009 and 2010 that was the hot news story of those years and led to the Republican rout of the Democrats in 2010. Now the tea party movement is, according to reports in the media, in decline.

Was it extremist? Was it racist? Distinguished Americans such as Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton said it was. Yet their evidence when it came under objective scrutiny kept falling apart, as so many of their hoaxes over the years have fallen apart -- Ms. Tawana Brawley,...