DescriptionBring a large pot or crockpot full of you favorite chili recipe. Entertainment by The Romantics. Organized by Shirley Amos (342-8126), please call and let her know if you will be attending and if you are 'competing'! (We need an electrical plan to get all the crockpots cookin').See More
Old fashioned Tax Day Tea Party on the steps of the Kalamazoo County Courthouse. Speakers lined up so far are: Senator Cameron Brown; Renk, Radio Talk Show host on KZO and BCK; Gene Clem, President of SW Michigan Patriots and John Gisler,Kalamazoo County Commissioner.Special Guest Speaker: Stacy Swimp, President of the Fredrick Douglas Foundation of Michigan Come on out and celebrate freedom and liberty while learning where we need to go next to regain our constitutionally constrained…See More
Save the Date! The “Keep ‘Em Honest” Michigan Legislative Lobby Day and Taxpayer Tea Party Rally is coming to Lansing on Thursday, April 14. This day-long free event will feature a forum with U.S. Senate candidates and education on how you can be a lobbyist (for the good guys, not the special interests).There will be a rally at the Capitol steps at noon. It will feature Dick Morris and other VIP speakers from the State and National Arena including Rev. Levon Yuille, Justice Bob Young and…See 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
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 locate the group nearest you on our Web site, 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, Sherry Williams
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 –