Ten years ago, Rick Santelli – an editor for the CNBC Business News network – was live on television discussing President Obama’s stimulus legislation, when he suddenly launched into a blistering attack, verbalizing everything that the so many Americans were thinking about the proposed stimulus.
If you haven’t ever seen Rick Santelli’s famous rant (as it became known), or you haven’t watched it in a while, take a few minutes now to watch it because it is just as energizing and inspiring now as it was then.
Congress is out of session this week, so it presents the perfect opportunity for us to spend this time spreading the truth of our history as a movement, and using the upcoming anniversaries to amplify the values we’ve always embraced. Visit to our 10thAnniversary Hub Page, and grab the social media posts we’ve created for you to use on your personal or tea party group social media accounts. Make sure to use the hashtag #teaparty10 on all of your anniversary-related posts for the entire year! This way, we can more easily find your posts and share them!