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Monday, August 16, 2010

Tea Partiers Rally for Border Enforcement

“Hundreds of Tea Party activists converged on the border fence here in what is typically a desolate area popular with traffickers to rally for conservative political candidates and to denounce what they called lax federal enforcement of immigration laws. The rally brought a significant law enforcement presence as well as numerous private patrols by advocates of a more secure border.” (New York Times, Monday)

A far cry from the original tea party.

FEE Timely Classic
“Immigration, the Tea Parties, and Big Government” by Steven Horwitz