Bachmann, Palin to Address Tea Party Convention
Nashville to host ultra-conservative gathering February
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 25, 2009 4:34 PM CST
Sarah Palin signs a copy of "Going Rogue" at the North Post Exchange at Fort Bragg, N.C., Monday, Nov. 23, 2009.   (AP Photo/Jim R. Bounds)
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(Newser) – Conservative heavyweights Michele Bachmann and Sarah Palin will speak at the first-ever Tea Party Convention in February. Bachmann will give a breakfast speech, while Palin is scheduled for the keynote address at the Nashville event. Tickets to the weekend convention are $549, and that doesn't include accommodations at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel, the MinnPost reports.