7:40 p.m. The Panel believes the Tea Party should steer away from social issues. Personally I think we are deluding ourselves if we think that this will make the media like us more but the tighter the focus the easier to make the pitch.
7:20 p.m. What would we do different? More local events, reach out to public.
7:10 p.m. “This is not what we were told it would be!” Linda DuVal on what people who were informed by the media about tea parties said after attending.
7:05 p.m. Tawnya: biggest problem is members v involved members
7:00 p.m. Talked about achievements, talked about working with the media and the coverage it produced.
We have a tea party Panel on the election:
Ken Mandile of Worcester Tea Party
Dana George Reed: Knox Trail Tea Party
Tawnya Brooks: Greater Gardner Tea Party
Moderated by Justin Brooks
Update: Here are the videos from the evening:
The Forum Pt 1: