Tea Party Patriots

Signs advertising meetings of a local Tea Party Patriots group are being stolen. (credit:CBS)

GOP Tensions On Display At California Convention

Tea party activists made an energetic showing Saturday at a California Republican Party convention, promoting resolutions to block the state’s high-speed rail project and require voters to show photo identification at the polls as part of a push to influence the direction of the struggling state organization.


Mark Meckler

Tea Party Leader Meckler Pleads Guilty In New York

A New York City prosecutor says a leader of a tea party group has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct after taking his gun to LaGuardia Airport.


Tea Party Patriots co-founder, National Coordinator Mark Meckler (R) gives a thumbs-up sign while while standing next to his son Jacob, 14, as members of the Tea Party Patriots prepare to hold a rally on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Election Day November 2, 2010 in Washington, DC. Most polling conducted ahead of today's elections point to a change in power in the House, where Republicans could win the 39 seats they need to take control of the chamber.  (Photo by Rod Lamkey/Getty Images)

Tea Party Patriots Co-Founder Meckler Arrested On Gun Charge

Determined not to be caught on camera, a Tea Party Patriots co-founder from Nevada County ran from a CBS 2 photographer in New York on Thursday after being arrested for trying to board a flight at LaGuardia with a gun and ammunition.


Signs advertising meetings of a local Tea Party Patriots group are being stolen. (credit:CBS)

Vandals Snatching Tea Party Political Signs

A local woman and Tea Party activist says she is being targeted just for wanting to spread a message.

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