Patchwork Nation  Updated: April 16, 2010, 12:06 p.m. ET

Where Are The Tea Parties?

BY DANTE CHINNI

To get an understanding of how big the loosely affiliated Tea Party movement is and where it's based, Patchwork Nation has combed through online directories to find people who have registered with tea party organizations -- not a perfect system but one that captures the overwhelming majority of registered members. Read more and comment on this map here.

Tea Party Map

Graphic by Vanessa Dennis & Chris Amico
Source: Patchwork Nation