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“I’d rather be heckled than ignored. Or, as I like to say, you only tease the ones you love,” Mr. Boehner added.
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There’s not much optimism among tea partyers in the wake of the Republican National Committee’s grand plan to rebrand the party, unveiled by Chairman Reince Priebus on Monday. There is, however, continued anger and resolve.
“Tea Party Patriots will never allow the Republican National Committee or any political party veto power over our activities. Never,” proclaims Kevin Mooneyhan, a national program organizer for the ever-vigilant umbrella group.
“I don’t care what these D.C. hacks want. This is our movement and we will never dilute our message, compromise our principles or back down from a political fight,” he continues.
“According to the GOP report, ‘The RNC is the only entity that can effectively lead on issues and messaging’ and the Republican establishment plans to call for a ‘command performance meeting’ with all conservative groups to decide what we are allowed to do and say,” Mr. Monneyhan says. “Baloney.”
He adds, “These people either don’t know or don’t care about how much danger our country is in. They only care about gimmicks and political games.”
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