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Dick Armey Distances Himself From Tea Party Convention Controversies

Dick Armey does his best to distance himself from the controversy filled Tea Party Convention where Sister Sarah is lining her pocket for her speaking
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Dick Armey does his best to distance himself from the controversy filled Tea Party Convention where Sister Sarah is lining her pocket for her speaking engagement there. Given some of the anger over the event this is not surprising.

From TPM -- Palin Still Psyched For Tea Party Convention Despite Growing Exodus:

It looks like Sarah Palin may be left holding the bag at a Tea Party event that almost no one else in the movement wants anything to do with.

The former Alaska governor still plans to speak at the much-maligned National Tea Party Convention next month in Nashville. "You betcha I'm going to be there," she told Fox News last night.

That pledge comes despite the fact that in recent weeks, other planned speakers and sponsors have rushed to the exits amid concerns that the event's organizer, Nashvillle lawyer Judson Phillips, intends to profit financially from the venture. Read on...

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