"I've been friendly to those groups as I have with others," Mrs. Thomas said. "But we're also connected with chief executive officers and small-business owners. And we're a little larger than the tea party, if I may. Our five principles include national security and personal responsibility issues, such as marriage and family."
The site has an online training program to help voters engage lawmakers and polls from which Mrs. Thomas says she gleans "data points" from participants to use during interviews.