The Tea Party Caucus

I hope this isn’t an attempt by the establishment Republicans to co-opt the tea party.

A House committee has approved the creation of an official Tea Party Caucus, triggering praise from an outspoken Republican but creating a dilemma for some of her colleagues.

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), a favorite of the Tea Party movement, tweeted on Monday that the House Administration Committee had signed off on her request to form the Tea Party Caucus. Kyle Anderson, a spokesman for the panel headed by Rep. Robert Brady (D-Pa.), confirmed that it cleared Bachmann’s paperwork.

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  1. Initially, it’s going to be an attempt for the Tea Party to infiltrate the Republican establishment.

    It will, if course, fail.

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