The Tea Party is basically a movement that was created from a set of local and national protests in the United States. The movement gained immense popularity in the year 2009 when a set of laws were passed by the US government. These laws included Health Care Reform Bill, Emergency Economic Stabilization and American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
The movement is a minority in the country and has members from both big political parties. The party’s flag is the yellow Gadsden flag which has become its symbol also.
The Republican Party is one of the two big political parties in the United States of America; the other one being Democratic Party. It was formed in the year 1854 and is widely regarded as the Grand Old Party in the country. Abraham Lincoln was elected as the first president from the party for the country in the year 1860.
The Republicans are usually called the conservative party as compared to the liberal Democrats. The Republican Party’s logo or symbol is an elephant, also present on their flag. George Walker Bush was the last president of the country elected from the Republican Party.