Tea Party Awakening

Diane Burnett says she is just a "mom who is worried about her son's future".

She thinks the Obama Administration is spending too much and isn't tough enough on illegal immigrants. She's so concerned that she is become involved in politics for the first time in her life.

Ms Burnett joined the Tea Party movement, a group of vocal conservatives who have unsettled politicians in Washington DC.

Katie Connolly reports on what the Tea Party means to Diane Burnett.

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