HopeTracker| “Boston, if anyone knows how to throw a tea party, it is you,” Sarah Palin told an energized, adoring Tea Party Express crowd greeting the political rockstar at the site of the first Boston Tea party.
“We want to take back what’s ours,” said Karen Gareau, a dental hygienist from neighboring Rhode Island. “Politicians used to work for the people, now it seems we work for politicians. They’re not even listening to us and yet we have to pay these taxes. It’s taxation without representation.” via CS Monitor
News reports this week focus on Tea Partyers attempts to present themselves in a more moderate light.
Palin and the Tea Party have unveiled a ‘Contract From America’ with their proposed 10-point plan, largely focused on fiscal responsibility and lack of government intervention in people’s lives.