The Tea Party Express, in a new email to supporters, crowned Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS), the most "vulnerable of the old GOP senators" who's likely to go the way of former Sen. Dick Lugar (R-IN).
The scathing new fundraising email on Saturday came a few days after another prominent tea party group, Tea Party Patriots, endorsed Cochran's tea party primary challenger, state Sen. Chris McDaniel (R-MS). Tea Party Express groups Cochran with a number of other Republican senators as as Republicans In Name Only (RINO).
"While many of the RINO Republican U.S. Senators that are in the cross-hairs of their more conservative Republican primary challengers have tried to shore-up their right flank by at least trying to portray an image that they are conservative, Senator Cochran has not followed that savvy political strategy," the email read.
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