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Why The Tea Party Flocks To Rick Santorum, Despite His Spotty Record On Fiscal Issues

02/15/2012 08:43 am ET | Updated Apr 16, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Supporters of the tea party movement, the grass-roots conservatives who've been relentless in demanding tough, lean budgets, are rallying behind Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum -- but Santorum's record suggests he's hardly one of them.

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