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VIDEO: Up Close with the Maui Tea Party

December 7, 2010, 11:23 AM HST
* Updated December 7, 1:21 PM
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Posted by Wendy Osher

What exactly is the Maui Tea Party and who do they represent? Tom Blackburn-Ronriguez and Kellie Pali interview the party representatives on Maui to get a closer look at their impact on Maui Politics.

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Tea Party Maui. Photo by Wendy Osher.

John Kerr, Chair of the Maui Tea Party, explains the 1773 origins of the Tea Party and the TEA acronym that forms the part’s slogan, Taxed Enough Already.

A portion of the interview was captured by our MauiNOW.com video crew and can be viewed above.

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