Opinion

April 23, 2010

Commentary: Where was Tea Party's 'anger' during Bush years?

Not quite 20 percent of Americans are tea party supporters. They tend to be white, Republican, male, over 45 and wealthier than the rest of us. Where most Republicans describe themselves as "dissatisfied" with Washington, tea partiers are apt to say they're angry. So, why didn't they start howling when President Bush claimed he need not be bound by laws with which he disagreed?

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