Seeking a Mellower Political Tone, Dallas Coffee Partiers Talk Amongst Themselves
Jackie Sawicky (in blue), who organized the Garland meet-up, flanked by Julie Spears and "Tea Party interloper" Robert Linenweber.
Photos by Patrick Michels
Hands up, waiting for their turn to talk and asking the woman across the table to speak up a little louder, please, about 20 people gathered at The Generator in Garland on Saturday afternoon to mull over political questions at one of about a dozen local Coffee Party USA kick-off events.
A Coffee Party with margaritas and chips at Cantina Laredo.
Stepping away from the meeting, Linenweber told Unfair Park his problem with both the Tea and Coffee Party approaches is that they're calls to action without much follow-through. "They're gripe sessions," he said. "Their answer is to have the government do it. My group's answer is to get rid of the government. So both sides get together and they talk too much."
20 people turned up at Mochalux in Arlington Saturday night.
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