- APRIL 16th, Saturday, 12pm – 4pm
- Tax Day TEA Party Rally sponsored by Morganton & Caldwell TEA Party groups.
- Downtown Morganton at the Old Courthouse
- (102 E Union St, Morganton, NC 28655)
- Event is for families, is free, and is open to the public.
R A I N OR S H I N E ! ! !
Tea will be served!! First 100 people get a free t-shirt from FrenzyTs. Food vendors. MUSIC!! Great speakers about Conservative values, smaller government, and lower taxes.
- Invocation – Pastor Rick Crouse, Dryponds Baptist Church, Granite Falls
- Pledge of Allegiance – Eddie, Christine, Steve, Ron
- National Anthem (all verses) – HomeGrownRadio GraniteFalls
- Introduction to the Declaration of Independence – Keren Bennett
- John Locke Foundation, Exec Vice President, Kory Swanson;
- Civitas, Matt Wallaby (I apologize for not knowing his title);
- Smart Girl Politics & MeckCO GOP HQ Chair, Julie McKinney;
- ALIPAC, NC Coordinator, Ron King;
- FairTax, Rick Woods and Guy Smith;
- Burke County GOP Treasurer, Alexis Townsend;
- NC Senator, Warren Daniel (R);
- Campaign For Liberty, Adam Love;
- Businessman and US House candidate, Vance Patterson;
- Agenda 21/Sustainability/Survival, Neal Thomas;
- TEA Party politics, Jack Simms;
- Yadkin Valley TEA Party / TPP, Mark Hager;
- Incumbent politicians, Colby Carr;
- Burke County Republican Women, Marge Livesey;
A host of speakers will be addressing current issues in America. Heritage Foundation booth. All are encouraged to bring flags and signs appropriate for the occasion.
HomeGrownRadio Granite Falls, Granite Falls
Al’s Diner, Granite Falls
City BBQ, Granite Falls