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Some Tea Partiers Want to Team Up With...

10:30 AM, Sep 1, 2010 • By MARY KATHARINE HAM
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These ideological, impractical, probably racist mobs of Tea Partiers who understand nothing of politics and long to do nothing but obstruct...

are considering teaming up with on the one issue they can agree on— government transparency.

Keli Carender, who organized one of the first tea parties, holds no punches in taking on liberals who oppose the tea parties on her Liberty Belle blog. Yet she and other tea-party leaders have been quietly discussing how to collaborate with groups like on issues of government transparency that concern them both.

"We would love to work with them on something," Carender told

Carender believes they can put their differences aside. She insists that most tea partyers would be open to the idea as long as it didn't jeopardize their values and independence.

You just can't reason with these people.

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