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Tea Party Patriots Founder Forced Out Over Support Of GOP-Linked 'Astroturf' Group

First Posted: 03/18/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 03:20 PM ET

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Washington Independent :

Tea Party Patriots did not want to lose Amy Kremer. The Atlanta activist had co-founded the organization. She'd helped organize some of the biggest events in the nationwide Tea Party movement. Then, at the end of September, Kremer decided to join the Tea Party Express, a project of the conservative Our Country Deserves Better PAC that was embarking on its third cross-country round of anti-tax, anti-spending rallies.

This wasn't going to work for Tea Party Patriots...

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