Tea Party, GOP Messages Converge at CPAC

BY Quinn Bowman  February 22, 2010 at 12:28 PM EDT

At this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, we spoke with journalists and attendees about the future of the Republican Party after the emergence of the Tea Party movement. Conservatives said that the Tea Partiers were making a big impact on the mainstream GOP message, and that online media and social networks allowed grassroots conservatives to make a big impact at the party level.

Watch the report here:

Camera and video production by Mike Fritz.