MTP Remembers: The Rant that Ignited the Tea Party


On July 25, 2010, less than a year after the rant that’s often credited for igniting the tea party movement, CNBC’s Rick Santelli appeared on the Meet the Press roundtable. Today, the Tea Party celebrates its five year anniversary. Here’s a look at some of the fundamentals Santelli envisioned for the party he helped to inspire.