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A looming Republican civil war?

Throughout the last year and half, as the Tea Party movement has risen and sustained a consistent presence and voice, an ever-present tension has been acknowledged by Republican leaders, Tea-Party faithful and political pundits. The key question is whether the Tea Party movement will splinter the Republican Party.

There are three potential causes of a split within the party: differences in strategy, ideology, and/or egos. Continue reading