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The South Florida Tea Party — the group that helped Marco Rubio launch his Senate bid and that hosted Donald Trump during his last flirtation with a presidential run — is shedding the words “tea party” as it undergoes a name change.

“We felt for branding reasons that we wanted to differentiate ourselves from certain organizations that have the name ‘tea party’ and we can’t control,” said Everett Wilkinson, leader of the organization that will now be called the National Liberty Federation.

Given what they've done to the "Tea Party" brand, it won't be long before only eight percent want to be associated with the word "liberty."

Conservatives destroyed GOP brand. Then they destroyed Tea Part brand. Now they're working on destroying Liberty brand.
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Originally posted to kos on Mon Jan 14, 2013 at 03:03 PM PST.

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