Leading Tea Party Group Part Of Fake Founding Father Quotes Epidemic
As John Adams once said, don't believe everything you read on the internet...
The conservative Tea Party Express bills itself as wanting to return America to the principles held in the founding documents. A review of the branded and heavily-shared quotes from our nation's founders the group posts on Facebook reveals many are of dubious origins, however.
Tea Party Express pledges to restore "this great Republic to the limits articulated by our founders in the Constitution of the United States of America," reads another post.
Here are some of the misquotes: