Catch The Big Semi-Truck In The Background
Backers of the protests include a variety of conservative activist
groups, including the Tea Party movement, which grew out of protests
earlier this year against Obama's $787 billion stimulus package. Some
of their Web sites list every upcoming congressional town hall in the
country held by lawmakers from both parties.
Democrats charge that the demonstrators are organized and scripted.
They point to a memo widely available on the Internet called "Rocking
the Town Halls," whose tactics - "Watch for an opportunity to yell out
and challenge the Rep's statements early" - has been used at
demonstrations around the country.