FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Karol Ehmen Tel: 217-430-8696 (Quincy,Il) 09/03/09 - Over 150 years ago on the hallowed ground of Washington Square in downtown Quincy, Abraham Lincoln took his strongest stand for what he believed. On September 12, 2009, patriots from throughout United States will follow in Lincoln's footsteps to do it again. The Quincy Tea Party will present Lincoln's Legacy: Patriots on the Prairie a celebration of the United States' Constitution focused on moving our country back to where we were on September 12, 2001, when we stood as united Americans. The event will begin at 1:00 P.M. and feature notable speakers such as Andrew Breitbart, Roger Stone, Glenn Reynolds, and Dana Loesch. Andrew Breitbart, producer of Breitbart.com and BigHollywood, is a political commentator and syndicated columnist. Breitbart's work has been published in the Wall Street Journal, National Review Online, the Weekly Standard Online and others. In addition, he is a weekly contributor to the Washington Times and frequent guest on the Fox News Channel. Roger Stone is a legendary American Republican political consultant who has played a key role in the election of Republican presidents from Richard Nixon to Ronald Reagan to George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush. Stone has been profiled in the Weekly Standard, The New Yorker, and the Miami Herald in 2007 and 2008. Mr. Stone has written for the New York Times Sunday Magazine, The New York Times Op Ed page and for Newmax.com. Stone is editor and publisher of the STONEzone.com. Glenn Reynolds, also known as the Instapundit (www.instapundit.com) is a law professor at the University of Tennessee, where he teaches constitutional law, administrative law, and Internet law. He is the author of numerous law review articles and books including: "The Appearance of Impropriety: How the Ethics Wars Are Undermining American Government, Business and Society," (The Free Press, 1997), "Outer Space: Problems of Law and Policy" (HarperCollins, 1998) and "An Army of Davids: How Markets and Technology Empower Ordinary People to Beat Big Media, Big Government, and Other Goliaths" released in 2006. Dana Loesch blogs at DanaRadio.com as well as, Mamalogues.com and hosts her own radio show, The Dana Show, on KFTK 97.1 FM Talk in St. Louis. Her show is #1 in its market. Dana, working with Bill Hennessy who will also be appearing in Quincy, has been instrumental in the St. Louis Tea Party movement and the Whole Foods Buycott. While the event will begin at 1 P.M., attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, arrive early and enjoy live music. The event will take place - rain or shine. Food and beverages will be available in the park from Lickin's BBQ. Additionally, tea party merchandise and books will be available for purchase. The Quincy Tea Party encourages everyone to stand together to protect "the greatest nation ever created".
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