Merced Tea Party to host Tea Party Patriots founders Oct. 25

The Merced Tea Party Patriots said that on Monday, Oct. 25, Tea Party Patriots founders Mark Meckler and Jenny Beth Martin will be in Merced from 7:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. as part of their 18-state "Get Out The Vote" tour.

Organizers said the public could stop by for coffee, donuts and "a huge dose of patriotic fervor."

The location is 1771 Grogan Avenue at the Service Master parking lot/warehouse. This is the site of the first Merced Tea Party organizational meeting. All local candidates are encouraged to join.