Getting Started


Since our founding in early 2009, Tea Party Patriots has grown to include thousands of different groups, made up of freedom-loving people in all 50 states. While we represent the views of millions of American patriots, our reach extends around the world. We hope you will join us in our fight!



If you’re ready to take on business as usual in Washington, we’re ready to help! Tea Party Patriots tries to make it as easy as possible to get your voice heard. Not sure where to begin? No problem! Our toolkits should give you plenty of ideas to get started.

Reading List


To understand where we’ve come from, and what we believe, check out Tea Party Patriots: The Second American Revolution by Jenny Beth Martin and Mark Meckler. Or, check out Rendezvous with Destiny by Craig Shirley, to read about Ronald Reagan’s ascent into politics. Find those classics and other liberty and free-market inspired works we love at Tea Party Patriots! We’re sure you’ll find our material interesting and thought-provoking.



Tea Party Patriots and our partners offer a number of different training options, including everything from self-study and online training videos, to in-person training seminars and conferences hosted around the country. Check here often for various opportunities.