New Tea Party group forms in Texas:
"The Crispus Attucks Tea Party promotes and fights for the founding principles originally defined by the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Our core principles include personal responsibility, education, a constrained and transparent government, a balanced budget, self sufficiency, full assimilation and the development of viable Black businesses …. that create jobs."
"The Crispus Attucks Tea Party is named after Crispus Attucks (1723-1770), an African-American who died during the Boston Massacre and is known as the first martyr of the American Revolution."