Tea Party Politics: Groups Jockey For Position And Funding04:41


Tea Party activists are getting plenty of headlines this Labor Day weekend. In New Hampshire, former Vice Presidential GOP nominee Sarah Palin is headlining a Tea Party Express event. Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney took part in a Tea Party Express event in New Hampshire yesterday.

But what's going on behind the scenes as local Tea Party groups jockey with well-funded national organizations for attention and donors.


  • Christopher Rowland, Boston Globe Washington bureau chief

This segment aired on September 5, 2011.

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