Originally Posted by Cmdr. Cracken
Realistically, the Tea Party, backed by the Koch Brothers and other very very wealthy American's aiming to continue to keep the status quo of Washington has failed. Miserably.
How has the Tea Party been aiming to maintain the status quo? The Tea Party is arguing for fiscal responsibility, which is the exact opposite of the status quo. Both the Democrats and Republicans have spent well above our means when they have been in power in recent years.