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Tea Party Contract From America: Activists Unveil 'Blueprint For 2010 And Beyond'

The Huffington Post     First Posted: 06/14/10 06:12 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 05:10 PM ET

Tea Party groups across the country unveiled the movement's "Contract from America" on Wednesday, one day before proponents plan to rally and protest in honor of Tax Day.

The "Contract from America" is the Tea Party activists' "legislative blueprint for 2010 and beyond" -- a document of ten principles and priorities outlining the movement's agenda for the road ahead.

Who was responsible designing the "Contract?" According to the coalition behind its construction, "Grassroots activists from across the country visited the website to choose their top ten priorities from a list of 21 action items that committed Americans from all walks of life proposed. The top ten issues comprise the final Contract."

Below -- a slideshow of the ten principles outlined in Tea Party's contract:

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“Require each bill to identify the specific provision of the Constitution that gives Congress the power to do what the bill does.”
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