Talking about: Tax Day Tea Party, participate!

Please, if you are a patriot and love the United States and believe in its founding principle of a government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth and that we are all free to live and ensure life, liberty, and persue happiness maintain our country’s core values then please go the below link and participate!  There are no events in Shanghai or China for that matter, so I can’t go, but you can, follow a link below and see where and how to get there.  All of the below is from others and none of that property is of my creation, the rights and property belongs to those to whom it was derived from, shared to garner interest and participation in stopping the rapid dismemberment of the United States of America
 

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Tax Day Tea Party

The Tax Day Tea Party is a national collaborative grassroots effort organized by Smart Girl Politics, Top Conservatives on Twitter, and the DontGo Movement and many other online groups/coalitions.  The Tea Party protests, in their current form, began in early 2009 when Rick Santelli, the On Air Editor for CNBC, set out on a rant to expose the bankrupt liberal agenda of the White House Administration and Congress. Specifically, the flawed “Stimulus Bill” and pork filled budget.  During Rick’s rant (see video below), he called for a “Chicago tea Party” where advocates of the free-market system could join in a protest against out of control government spending. 
 
A few days later, grassroots activists and average Joe Americans began organizing what would soon become the Nationwide Chicago Tea Party effort.  On February 27th, an estimated 30,000 Americans took to the street in 40+ cities accross the country in the first nationwide “Tea Party” protest.  Organizers of the February 27th events pledged to continue on with an even bigger and better protest to follow the first. With April 15th being “Tax Day”, it was decided to schedule the second round of Tea Party protests to ride alongside the tax deadline.  And with that, the “Tax Day Tea Party”, the second round of the Nationwide Tea Party protests, moved into reality.

From WillCollier.com evidence that real ideas and items that can work are emerging.

"If the Tea Party movement is going to amount to anything more than people who wouldn’t normally go to a protest protesting, it’s going to have to come up with a consistent set of concrete (and realistic) goals, and clearly express those goals to the press and to the rest of the public.
Some suggestions:"

    1. A moratorium on bailouts, whether for Wall Street bankers, General Motors, or the irresponsible guy down the street who "bought" too much house. "Failures must be allowed to fail."
    2. Repeal of all "Stimulus" spending for the years 2011 and beyond. 
    3. Repeal of all "Stimulus" pet projects in 2009-2010 with no stimulative effect.
    4. Defeat of the Obama 2010 budget, with a new budget set at 2008 levels plus inflation. We’ve already spent too much money that we don’t have.
    5. Defeat of any politician who voted for the February "Stimulus" bill.
    6. Complete selloff and shutdown of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and an immediate ban on campaign contributions from both, as well as any other firm in Federal receivership.

What is this Tea Party effort all about?

The Tea Party effort is just a small piece of a much larger movement aimed at restoring the basic free-market principles our country was built on. The Constitution, for the most part, is being ignored by our current government and we intend on working together to correct the problem.

The Tea Party effort is a grassroots, collaborative volunteer organization made up of every day American citizens from across the country. We take pride in the fact that we’ve built a 50 state network of leaders and activists using nothing more than the internet, a few websites and a burning desire to restore freedom.

Tea Party Movement Links

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