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Several constitutional amendments have been targeted by some in the movement for full or partial repeal, including the 14th, 16th, and 17th.There has also been support for a proposed Repeal Amendment, which would enable a two-thirds majority of the states to repeal federal laws, and a Balanced Budget Amendment, to limit deficit spending.One attempt at forming a list of what Tea Partiers wanted Congress to do resulted in the Contract from America.It was a legislative agenda created by conservative activist Ryan Hecker with the assistance of Dick Armey of Freedom Works.On February 19, 2009 CNBC reporter Rick Santelli launched a "rant" against the bailouts on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, calling for a new "tea party," Supporters of the movement subsequently have had a major impact on the internal politics of the Republican Party.
Even though the groups have a wide range of different goals, the Tea Party places its view of the Constitution at the center of its reform agenda.
Goals may conflict, and priorities will often differ between groups.
Many Tea Party organizers see this as a strength rather than a weakness, as decentralization has helped to immunize the Tea Party against co-opting by outside entities and corruption from within.
After the tour we take a short ( 7 minute) walk to a local restaurant for our relaxing 'tea party' and lace chat.
premiere hosted by Sabra at the Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood on Monday, July 21.