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Is the Demise of the Tea Party Near?

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Is the demise of the Tea Party near?  

According to a new CNN poll -- the Tea Party's favorability rating has sunk to an all-time low -- just 32%.  And 47% of respondents view Tea Partiers negatively.  The poll is on the heels of nearly three months of Tea Party rule in the House of Representatives that's seen nothing accomplished on jobs or getting our economy moving again.  And this week -- there are reports that Tea Party Republicans are threatening to shut the government down unless they get everything they want in budget negotiations. 

Maybe people are finally starting to see the Tea Party for what it really is -- a large group of politically naïve white voters who are being manipulated to vote against their best interests by radical millionaires and billionaires like the Koch brothers and Dick Armey.

Thom Hartmann talks about the TRUE Story of the Tea Party here!

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Thom Hartmann is a Project Censored Award-winning New York Times best-selling author, and host of a nationally syndicated daily progressive talk program on the Air America Radio Network, live noon-3 PM ET. www.thomhartmann.com His most recent books are "The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight," "Unequal Protection: The Rise of Corporate Dominance and the Theft of Human Rights," "We The People," "What Would Jefferson Do?," "Screwed: The Undeclared War (more...)
 

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I wonder what the likes of the Reverend Glenn Bec... by nightgaunt on Monday, Apr 4, 2011 at 6:33:00 PM
I read an essay titled, The "Gridlock' Bogeyma... by Phil DeGrave on Monday, Apr 4, 2011 at 7:16:58 PM
that Clinton's Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act o... by John Sanchez Jr. on Tuesday, Apr 5, 2011 at 8:08:01 AM
My comment in Salon on this issue two years ago: ... by Alan MacDonald on Monday, Apr 4, 2011 at 9:14:30 PM
That was a great little bit of history. Your attem... by Phil Weingart on Monday, Apr 4, 2011 at 10:05:19 PM
that the TEA Parties exist. You would have a diffi... by John Sanchez Jr. on Tuesday, Apr 5, 2011 at 3:20:56 PM
The Tea Party was created for one reason, to drag ... by John Stencel on Monday, Apr 4, 2011 at 11:41:35 PM
The media roundup citing some creation called the ... by Mike Preston on Monday, Apr 4, 2011 at 11:49:15 PM
So 32% favorability, and 47% negatively? Correct?... by sbaker on Tuesday, Apr 5, 2011 at 7:38:39 AM
Thank you for reminding us what the original Tea P... by Nancy S on Tuesday, Apr 5, 2011 at 11:26:21 PM
An excellent article for those who have yet to awa... by Donald on Wednesday, Apr 6, 2011 at 9:58:46 AM
Dear Thom,Wow. What an amazing video! I appreciate... by Sandy Frost on Wednesday, Apr 13, 2011 at 10:44:02 AM