My colleague Terrence Watson and myself have long been suspicious of the Tea Party. Particularly claims that it represents a libertarian movement within the Republican Party in the US.
Well, be undecided no more, gentle liberty-seeker!
From the LA County Libertarian Examiner:
Fourty four out of the 52 Republican members the official ‘Tea Party Caucus’ voted to renew expiring provisions of the Patriot Act on February 8th.
Seven out of the 26 Republican Congressmen who voted NO on the Patriot Act yeterday are listed on Michelle Bachmann’s official ‘Tea Party Caucus’ list.
Read the rest here.