The Daily Caller: Leaders with Ginni Thomas: Greg Fettig:
Fettig helped lead the tea party charge that propelled Richard Mourdock over six-term incumbent Sen. Richard Lugar in Indiana’s May 8 Republican primary. That effort led FreedomWorks’ Matt Kibbe to call the tea party activism in the state the “gold standard” in electioneering.
Fettig recently spoke with The Daily Caller’s Ginni Thomas about why Lugar lost, the lessons he learned from the effort that could help other tea party activists, whether Mourdock will be able to win in November and much more.Greg Fettig and the Tea Parties of Indiana learned in 2010 the importance of uniting behind one Tea Party candidate when the four US Senate candidates that various Indiana Tea Partiers had supported lost to the establishment candidate. Fettig discusses several other lessons. Watch the whole thing.