The Clermont Tea Party is Changing

Clermont Tea PartyAll,

After our last regular meeting and Ted’s resignation, the steering committee had a meeting to make some decisions about the future of the Clermont Tea Party.

After much deliberation and discussion, we decided that the monthly meetings were no longer serving the objectives of growing our membership, and increasing engagement. In fact, attendance at our meetings has dropped to about a third of what it was even early this year. We interpret this as a declining interest, even in a presidential election cycle.  As a result, we will not be holding our monthly meetings going forward. We will, however, schedule special meetings, as conditions dictate.

We will maintain the Clermont Tea Party web site and Facebook page as well as our email communications for the foreseeable future. Thanks to all of our loyal supporters for the last six years! It has been a great run, but we need to change directions.

Thank you all,

Roger Baxter
Clermont Tea Party
www.clermontteaparty.org

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