Opinions Split on Tea Party Movement

60 Minutes/Vanity Fair Poll Finds Slim Majority Thinks Movement Is Part Of A Much-Needed Revolution

Nearly 30 percent of responders think the Tea Party movement is the beginning of a much needed revolution in America. Another 28 percent think that it's just one of many groups speaking out.

Fifteen percent think the group is too extreme, and 18 percent don't know or care but they'll take cream and sugar in their coffee. In 1773, the original Tea Party rebels were upset about unjust taxes without representation. Today, they rebel against unjust representation with taxes.




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