I had the chance to walk around and talk to some people who attended today’s tea party in Traverse City to get their reasons for protesting.
Here’s the first video interview of two younger guys whose concerns are the Grand Canyon size disconnect between the lifetime politicians and normal, everyday Americans. He’d like our representatives to become citizen politicians once again:
This next video is of two self employed men who are very concerned about how difficult it is to run their businesses with the ever-encroaching government regulation and taxes:
Here’s my friend Everett, who along with his wife Luann, drove at least two hours to attend today’s tea party. Everett and Luann are also small business owners.
Finally, I interviewed a young couple who own a landscaping business:
I approached each interviewee randomly and each, interestingly, turned out to be a business owner.