I leave it to the reader to decide the exact meaning of TP. Via the Seattle Times:
With each bill, newly elected tea party lawmakers are offering Montanans a vision of the future.
Their state would be a place where officials can ignore U.S. laws, force FBI agents to get a sheriff’s OK before arresting anyone, ban abortions, limit sex education in schools and create armed citizen militias.
It’s the tea party world.
Does anyone in the class remember the last time states pushed hard for the theory of nullification? The scarey thing is that we are seeing the very same talk — and often the very same bills — in South Dakota, Nebraska, Wisconsin, North Carolina and other states
I am really beginning to fear for this country, far more than I did when Bush II was president. Then, at least, the Republicans made an effort to appear sane.