A New American Tea Party: The Counterrevolution Against by John M. O'Hara

By John M. O'Hara

The tax protester manifesto, written by way of a number one organizer of the tea occasion protestsOn April 15, 2009, a grassroots contingency of american citizens that will quickly turn into recognized around the globe because the Tea occasion made front-page information. Angered via years of over the top govt spending-taxpayer financed bailouts of companies deemed too huge to fail and taxpayer handouts to big curiosity groups-Americans of every age and all walks of existence took to the streets to take again their kingdom. a brand new American Tea social gathering: The Counterrevolution opposed to Bailouts, Handouts, Reckless Spending, and extra Taxes is their tale, and it is your advisor for contributing to the circulate to rein in govt spending. The bookSummarizes the Tea occasion movementExplains how the Tea social gathering protests have been organizedPresents a choice to motion for carrying on with protests and describes how you can top coordinate themThe debt due to modern reckless govt spending will finally lead to monstrous tax hikes. a brand new American Tea celebration indicates the way to concentration your outrage right into a efficient move that may make a favorable distinction.

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We barely had enough time to keep track of everything happening on our end. The speaker lineup was no exception. Freire was prepared to do a good deal of speaking and had gotten a megaphone from a friend who, appropriately, only used it for an annual Fourth of July celebration. We grabbed a couple of friends representing think tanks, and at the last moment met Joe the Plumber at a breakfast and puckishly suggested he participate. Again, nothing could have prepared us for planning a rally in front of the White House to address government mismanagement of the financial system alongside Joe the Plumber.

It is big government itself, it is the intrusions of government into people’s everyday lives and the financial consequences for future generations that get to most Americans. When Congress was overtaken by a new Republican majority, it was due in large part to the architect, Newt Gingrich. He scouted out candidates, helped develop the “Contract with America,” and capitalized on the dissatisfaction with President Clinton’s leftward drift in government. It was also due to ideas that he maintained and along with several others, adopted from Reagan’s 1985 state of the union address, in the form of a Contract with America.

5 A few strange folks showed up in masks, but outnumbered about 1,000 to 1, they did nothing. Afterward, the crowd cleaned up the plaza, impressing the law enforcement so much that it made news the next day on Rush Limbaugh’s radio show. All told, the nationwide estimates were 250,000 to 500,000. Americans for Tax Reform compiled a master list of the turnout in all cities, specifically asking for conservative estimates for each. 6 Cities the group reported as having 5,000 or more participants are listed on page 20.

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