Below are glimpses of Sarah Palin and excerpts from her “America’s Last Stand” speech at the Tea Party rally in Eastern Tennessee tonight. This post will be updated as soon as a video of her speech is published.
The rally was scheduled to be held at Somokies Stadium, but was moved to the Sevierville Convention Center due to weather concerns.
The Sevier County Tea Party in association and JL Production organized the event. Judge Jeanine Pirro, Senator Rick Santorum, and Col. Allen West were scheduled appeared as well. Palin keynoted the National Tea Party Convention in Tennessee in 2010 when the Tea Party movement would give back the GOP its majority and power in the House in an historic midterm election later that year. In 2011, Palin railed against crony capitalism and the permanent political class at a rally in Indianola, Iowa. Read more from Tony Lee‘s article.