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Star-Packed Lineup For April 17 Tea Party In Jackson

April 10, 2010
tags: Mississippi Tea Party
by Brett

While there will be several Tea Party events throughout Mississippi on April 15, an event billed as the Mississippi for Liberty March will occur at the Jackson fairgrounds on April 17.

Here is the current lineup of speakers:

Lt. Gov. Phil Bryant (R)
Hudson Holiday (R) – 2011 candidate for governor
State Sen. Billy Hewes (R) – 2011 candidate for lieutenant governor
Angela McGlowan (R) – First District candidate
George Bailey (R) – Second District candidate
Bill Marcy (R) – Second District candidate
James Jackson (D) – Third District candidate
Joel Gill (D) – Third District candidate
State Rep. Steven Palazzo (R) – Fourth District candidate
State Rep. Chris McDaniel (R)
State Rep. Alex Monsour (R)

Note: All 2010 Congressional candidates have been invited to speak.

8 Comments leave one →
  1. mspolitics82 permalink
    April 10, 2010 11:02 am

    2nd NOTE: Some Congressional Candidates HAVE been invited to speak, but are going to be TOO BUSY speaking at multliple other events in their district, where people actually vote, on this day.

  2. jack abramoff permalink
    April 10, 2010 4:13 pm

    And they should be in their respective district speaking.

  3. Tea Party Leader II permalink
    April 10, 2010 6:32 pm

    Why is McGlowen speaking in Jackson instead of in District 1? There is a Tea Party in Oxford (her home town supposedly)on the same day.

  4. colonel reb permalink
    April 11, 2010 2:26 pm

    She only cares about crowd size, so she’ll sale more copies of her future book, per her statements on the’Gallo show.’

  5. Charlie Stogner permalink
    April 12, 2010 2:56 pm

    What time is this to begin? Who is organizing?

    • April 12, 2010 3:02 pm

      It looks like the MS Tea Party is putting it on. I have seen conflicting info on the time, but there website says speeches start at 1- http://www.themsteaparty.org/mstp-news/3-announcements/42-mississippi-for-liberty-march

  6. Laura Van O. permalink
    April 14, 2010 8:56 am

    The Event for April 17th by the Mississippi Tea Party will open gates @ 9:00 AM at the Fairgrounds next to the Big Slide facing Jefferson Street. Games and Dramatic presentations will be available for children We will have live Music, food, and beverages. We do strongly encourage the public bring their lawn chairs, hats, umbrellas, water. We have been notified that the weather will be beautiful and a little warm.

    This is a huge opportunity to enjoy the day outside, TEACH your children about the political process, and enjoy meeting your neighbors and make new friends!
    Following the events at the Fairgrounds, we will MARCH to the Capitol at 12:30 PM, with transportation available for those who can’t walk that short half mile. Speakers will be talking about the issues that are facing the nation, but ESPECIALLY to Mississippi and our public budgets.
    This will be a family day and we are looking forward to seeing all of you!

  7. Frank Lee permalink
    April 15, 2010 3:08 pm

    Does the fact that there is not one single (I) by the name of any of these speakers jump out to anyone else?

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