“A study published Friday in the scientific journal Tobacco Control unearthed documents that reveal the tobacco industry’s desire to fund a new “tea party” to advance their anti-regulation objectives years before the tea party, as it is known today, got its start. The same documents show that the two organizations most identified with the modern tea party, Americans for Prosperity (AFP) and FreedomWorks (FW), themselves got their start with a healthy dose of money from the same industry.”* Is the Tea Party the grassroots “patriot” group they like to pretend to be? Not so much. in 2002, what is now the Tea Party got a started with the Koch brothers with a very big check from the tobacco industry. Who are the suckers being taken advantage of? Cenk Uygur breaks it down. *Read more from Raw Story (s.tt Support The Young Turks by Subscribing www.youtube.com Like Us on Facebook: www.facebook.com Follow Us on Twitter: www.twitter.com Buy TYT Merch: theyoungturks.spreadshirt.com
“A tea party group in North Carolina is being criticized by local residents after it held a “machine gun social” to raise funds for conservative candidates. WLOS reported that members of the tea party gathered in Brevard on Saturday to fire various machine guns for donations ranging from to . The group said that the money raised would go to political advertising…”.* Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur discuss on The Young Turks. *Read more here from David Edwards / Raw Story: www.rawstory.com Support The Young Turks by Subscribing bit.ly Like Us on Facebook: www.fb.com Follow Us on Twitter: bit.ly Buy TYT Merch: theyoungturks.spreadshirt.com Find out how to watch The Young Turks on Current by clicking here: www.current.com
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Rick Santelli reacts to President Obama’s blame game when it comes to the downgrade of the United States of America’s credit rating. Santelli says that if it wasn’t for the tea party movement, America’s credit would have been downgraded to BBB. He also responds to the argument that we have a revenue problem by comparing it to if his wife spending 30% more money then telling him to get 2 more jobs.
Tea Party favorite Rep. Joe Walsh (R-IL) had strong words for Chamber Of Commerce president Tom Donohue on Fox News with Neil Cavuto. Cenk Uygur breaks it down. The Largest Online News Show in the World. Facebook: www.facebook.com Subscribe: bit.ly TYT Mobile: bit.ly Twitter: twitter.com www.theyoungturks.com FREE Movies(!): www.netflix.com Read Ana’s blog and subscribe at: www.examiner.com Read Cenk’s Blog: www.huffingtonpost.com