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• 83 percent of tea partyers say they are conservatives; 64 percent of Republicans also say they are conservatives.
• 52 percent of tea partyers say their movement is “separate and independent of the Republican Party“; 51 percent of Republicans and 41 percent of Democrats agree.
• 41 percent of tea partyers say they are part of the Republican Party; 32 percent of Republicans and 48 percent of Democrats agree.
• 28 percent of tea partyers say House Speaker John A. Boehner is “leader of the GOP“; 21 percent of Republicans agree.
• 23 percent of tea partyers “don’t know” who the GOP leader is; 39 percent of Republicans agree.
• 18 percent of tea partyers say Sen. Ted Cruz is the GOP leader; 9 percent of Republicans agree.
• 15 percent of tea partyers say “nobody” is the GOP leader; 15 percent of Republicans agree.
Source: A Pew Research Center poll of 1,504 U.S. adults conducted Oct. 9 to 13.
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