09/18/2010 09:22 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Sal Russo, Tea Party Express Strategist, Fought For Christine O'Donnell Victory

Sal Russo, a consultant whose roots in Sacramento stretch back to Gov. Ronald Reagan's days, took a direct hand in O'Donnell's victory Tuesday. He is the brains behind the Tea Party Express, one of several campaign operations that lays claim to representing the tea party movement.