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Michigan Tea Party Loses Appeal -- Won't Be On Ballot In November


State Democrats have consistently said that they had nothing to do with the Michigan Tea Party.

The state Board of Canvassers had deadlocked 2-2 earlier this month on whether the Tea Party should get on the November's ballot -- a result that effectively meant the party wouldn't appear on the ballot without a successful appeal -- an appeal that was shot down by the court yesterday.