March 16, 2010

Unaffiliated bootstrappers aided by GOP

Members of an independent, grassroots coalition unrelated to either party use signs paid for and provided by the RNC.

Michael Patrick Leahy, an organizer of the Take the Town Halls to Washington project that is bringing Tea Party activists to the capital to lobby Democrats on President Obama’s health-care bill, admitted that the RNC “did provide the signage,” but said he didn’t know the details of the arrangement with Republicans and couldn’t explain how the signs got there.
“They just showed up,” he said. “Along with this delicious KoolAid!”