From the Tea Party to the RNC

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Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at 10:41 am

One of the big themes of yesterday’s “Code Red” rally on Capitol Hill was “Listen to me.” That slogan appeared on buttons sported by members of conservative radio host Laura Ingraham’s entourage, and it was pushed hard by Jenny Beth Martin of Tea Party Patriots. Almost on cue, the Republican National Committee is running a web video featuring “concerned citizens” complaining that Congress is not “listening” to them. It’s being launched with a “Listen to Me” rally:

On the 236th Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party, Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele will hold a rally with concerned citizens today at 12:00 p.m. EST to encourage Democrats to listen to the American people and stop health care and focus on the economy.

Steele said in the summer that “change is coming in a teabag,” so the full-body embrace of the movement doesn’t come as a surprise.


UPDATE: Media Matters has video:


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bostondreams
Comment posted December 16, 2009 @ 12:28 pm

I love how these 'patriots' assume they represent more than a small segment of the nation that needs to 'be listened to.' As one of their once said, elections have consequences, and they lost. Get over it.


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Jazmon
Comment posted December 16, 2009 @ 5:26 pm

LISTEN UP!!!

This website appears as a watering hole for those thirsty for true freedom and direction for the voice of the people to be heard and acknowledged resulting in real change.

Lack of true organization and leadership leaves these people thirsty, lost and scattered, which is perhaps the intent of those in power. The true rulers DO NOT want us, the people to join together and replace them with forces that represent the people instead of corporation interests who own them.

They prefer for us to be distracted, having a party, drinking chamomile tea and staying calm while they continue business as usual with our money and bodies to run their war machines and fill their private prisons. They mock on us and do not take us serious.

THIS IS A SERIOUS AND CRUCIAL POINT IN TIME!!!

This may be our last and only chance to spur a change, yet talking and drinking tea will not bring about change. We must to have representation INSIDE Washington D.C. We will get nowhere by only circling the sidelines; where they want us to stay, out of their way.

Jorge Antonio Lovenguth (George), a USMC-H Vietnam Veteran, is willing to represent the Tea Party in the U.S. Senate without corporation backing. He is not accepting corporate donations; only donations from the people he will represent to meet the qualification fee to be on the ballot. Small donations from people, not corporations, will add up to make it happen.

The most important donation to his campaign is to PASS THE WORD and get out the vote in Florida, Nov 2, 2010 for U.S. Senate. His approach is to come in helicopter style with VOTES on Election Day that the establishment will not expect and be surprised to see the Tea Party have someone to represent the People, instead of corporations, within Washington D.C.

People please, put down your tea cup and Pass the Word to vote for Jorge Antonio Lovenguth (George), to be inside, in a seat in the U.S. Senate!

He will be the only senator in history who will not owe any corporation interests and will be free to represent the interests of the people. He will focus on helping veterans, the elderly, and education; all areas currently highly neglected. His fight for the Florida St. Johns River and to stop offshore drilling is legend.

He has a degree in literature and will actually read and write. All words will come from him and not speech writers. Isn’t that what you want in a senator?

If you are a true American and really want direction and change within the current system that rules us all, go to http://www.TeaParty.pro and PASS THE WORD to everybody you know.

Contribute to making history and real change in Washington D.C.! Only you can make it happen.

Register to vote. Jazmon

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Jim
Comment posted December 16, 2009 @ 11:35 pm

Actually the RNC handed out the Listen to Me buttons at the rally.


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Comment posted December 19, 2009 @ 8:17 am

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Then see the Florida Tea Party registered Senator 2010 candidate

http://www.TeaParty.Pro

America celebrates Independence Day, not republican or democrat day. It’s

Time to get real.

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To All Vietnam Veterans,Remember, “It don’t mean nothing” – well, it does now.
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fiftysomething
Comment posted January 5, 2010 @ 7:11 am

A true journalist would put on a shirt made from an American flag (I know this is desecration of the American flag but it's for the good of the nation) grow a big belly and secretly record what these racist say when they are alone among fellow TB's. I'd bet a dollar to a donut it'd be quite damning.


fiftysomething
Comment posted January 5, 2010 @ 12:11 pm

A true journalist would put on a shirt made from an American flag (I know this is desecration of the American flag but it's for the good of the nation) grow a big belly and secretly record what these racist say when they are alone among fellow TB's. I'd bet a dollar to a donut it'd be quite damning.


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