Anti-Tax 'Tea Party' Protests

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    April 15: Protesters carrying signs and American flags participate in a tax day tea party rally at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill.

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    April 15: A robot is seen on the sidewalk in front of the north gate of the White House in Washington after tax protesters threw what appeared to be a box of tea bags over the White House fence on Pennsylvania Avenue.

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    April 15: People take part in a tax day protest rally on Fountain Square in Cincinnati. Protesters gathered at state Capitols and in neighborhoods and town squares across the country Wednesday to kick off a series of tax-day protests designed to echo the rebellion of the Boston Tea Party.

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    April 15: Susan Tranfaglia wears a tea-bag hat and ear rings during an anti-tax rally at the Statehouse in Concord, N.H.

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    April 15: Karen O'Neill of Huntingdon Valley, Pa., holds a sign in the rain during a tax day protest on the steps of the Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa. Protesters around the country are gearing up to rally against tax day with "tea parties." Organizers say they're steamed at government spending since President Barack Obama's administration took over and are planning their own mini-revolts.

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    April 15: David Peregoy, of York, Pa., holds a sign in the rain during a tax day protest on the steps of the Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa.

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    April 15: A sign is seen on the lawn of the Statehouse a rally at the Statehouse in Montpelier, Vt.

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    April 15: Nancy Woodrow, of Glen Rock, Pa., holds up a sign in the rain during a tax day protest on the steps of the Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa.

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    April 15: Vince Schuck of Newfane, Vt., wears a hat festooned with tea bags during a rally at the Statehouse in Montpelier, Vt.

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    April 15: Protesters hold signs on the sidewalk outside the Bristol Tennessee Courthouse in Bristol, Tenn.

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