PORTAGE (WKZO) – A Tea Party rally is taking place Wednesday in the parking lot of the Kalamazoo Family Church at 2500 Vincent Ave. in Portage starting at 2 p.m. WKZO is providing a LIVE stream of the event below.
Live stream by Ustream
The Trifecta’s Jay Morris will be emceeing the event and guests expected to attend include:
- Jack Hoogendyk, U.S. Rep. candidate
- Pete Hoekstra, U.S. Senate candidate
- Clark Durant, U.S. Senate candidate
- Gary Glenn, U.S. Senate candidate
- Randy Hekman, U.S. Senate candidate
- Amy Kremer, Tea Party Express chair
- Phil Stinchcomb, Kalamazoo County Commissioner
- Mike Holler, author of The Constitution Made Easy
- Howard Kaloogian, Chairman of Our Country Deserves Better PAC
- Jimmy Labriola, comedian from TV show Home Improvement
- Lloyd Marcus, Black conservative singer/songwriter/author
- Rivoli Revue, singer of viral YouTube video “Press 1 for English”
- Diana Nagy, recording artist
The rally in Portage is just one of the many stops on the Tea Party Express’ “Whistle Stop” bus tour from Wisconsin to Florida. The rally will be promoting the proposed two-thirds movement, which would require a two-thirds majority of both of Michigan’s legislative houses to enact tax increases without a popular vote.
The event is free and open to the public.