GOP political consultant Joe Wierzbicki floated the proposal a year ago today to create the Tea Party Express, a nationwide bus tour to "give a boost to our PAC and position us as a growing force/leading force as the 2010 elections come into focus." His idea eventually became one of the best known brands in the Tea Party movement. Report: Tea Parties created as GOP political ploy | Raw Story The tea party express is a front for a republican PAC? SHOCKER!!!!! note to Tea Party people....you are being USED!