The Tea Party Movement

The Tea Party Movement

Some Tea Party activists hope to shift from organizing political rallies to winning elections. What's behind the movement's appeal and its potential political impact.

Some Tea Party activists hope to shift from organizing political rallies to winning elections. What's behind the movement's appeal and its potential political impact.

Guests

Judson Phillips

Organizer, the National Tea Party Convention
www.teaparty.com

John Avlon

senior political columnist, The Daily Beast
and author of "Wingnuts: How the Lunatic Fringe is Hijacking America"
www.thedailybeast.com

Grover Norquist

president, Americans for Tax Reform

Rick Perlstein

author of "Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America" and "Before the Storm: Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus."

Brendan Steinhauser

Director, Federal and State Campaigns
FreedomWorks

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