Lt. Governor Brian Calley - Should We Build a Bridge to Canada?Secretary of State Ruth Johnson - "No Reason Absentee Voting"Senator Rick Jones - The Bullying Bill and Bridge Card FraudRep. Paul Scott, Chair House Ed. Cmte - Education Policy & FundingGary Glenn - Bullying and Protected ClassesRick Wilson - Candidate for U.S. SenateRick Jarosz - National Popular Vote, Good Idea, or Bad Idea?RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.orgSee More
Speakers: Jase Bolger, Michigan Speaker of the House, Legislative Update. Steve Kuivenhoven, V. Chair for Grassroots, Grassroots Project. Deb O'Hagan, Lakes Area TEA Party, "True the Vote". Gene Clem, SW Michigan Patriots, TEA Party Futures. There will be a break at 3PM for refreshments. Then we will have break out sessions to cover Grassroots, True the Vote, and Tea Party Organization. The closing session will sum up the afternoon and decide on where we are going next.Agenda for…See More
Tribute honoring President Ronald Reagan.There will be a video highlighting President Reagan's life.We will have guest speakers paying tribute State Senator Tonya Schuitmaker, State Represebntative Margaret O'Brien, and Senator Tom George Bithday Cake and refreshments will be served. Donation $5.00 Sponsored by VanKal Tea Party Patriots PS Will inform of more speakers forthcomming.See More
We're holding a precinct delegate (PD) session on Monday, at 7:00pm in the classroom in the lower level of the Alternatives Bldg. for Tea Party, and those PD's interested in Tea Party principles. The focus will be a discussion on the upcoming Convention (Thurs. Nov 18) and the election of the Executive Committee for KalCo. All Tea Party PD's should attend. Please RSVP for room size!
We need folks to watch what happens at the polls on Nov. 2nd and make sure there's no shenanigans by Acorn, etc.This training session will provide the knowledge needed to be certified.Please sign into the website and RSVP for the session so we have a good idea of how many training manuals to create.This is the first of the two most important elections in our lifetime. Lets make sure they are not corrupted!There are 38 precincts in Kalamazoo county and 11 precincts in Berrien county that will be…See More
A gathering of patriots in the Kalamazoo area to commemorate the comradeship of everyone on 9/12/01. Bring the family to Formula K Fun Park in Mattawan where there will be food available, rides for the kids and visiting and some stump speeches for the adults. The Tea Party has been active in the area for 16 months now and it is time for a picnic and just sit around and reflect on what we have accomplished in that short amount of time.
I am the chairperson for the Twin Cities Group located in the St. Joseph / Benton Harbor area and would like to welcome you to the SW Michigan Tea Party Patriots. Thank you for your interest and hope you will actively join in our…"
I am the chairperson for the Twin Cities Group located in the St. Joseph / Benton Harbor area and would like to welcome you to the SW Michigan Tea Party Patriots. Thank you for your interest and hope you will actively join in our fight to preserve this great country and our constitution.
In order for you to connect with patriots from your area, please join the group nearest you, or any other groups you would like to communicate with. When you join specific groups, you will have the ability to communicate with other members of that group. You will also receive updates on upcoming events, group meetings, etc. Let me know if you have any questions.
We the people can make a difference,
The following is a condensed version of our mission statement.
SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN TEA PARTY PATRIOTS
The Mission of the SWMI Tea Party Patriots is to communicate to our elected officials the message that they must return to the principles upon which our nation was founded: Individual liberty, limited government, and a respect for the Constitution. The SWMI Tea Party Patriots is a true grassroots organization. We are not united under a single political party or leader; however, we are united under the following Core Principles:
• Respect for the Constitution
• Limited Government
• Separation of Powers
• Protection of Individual and Property Rights
• Fiscal Responsibility
• Free Trade and Commerce
• Fairer, Flatter, More Equitable Tax System
“Whenever our affairs go obviously wrong, the good sense of the people will interpose and set them to rights."
Thomas Jefferson –