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Images: The Midwest Tea Party Convention in Schaumburg

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  • Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Congressman Joe Walsh speaks during TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Congressman Joe Walsh speaks during TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Congressman Joe Walsh speaks duirng TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Congressman Joe Walsh speaks duirng TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • TeaCon supporter Adam Sharp, right, of St. Louis confronts counter-protester Alan Prochaska of Hoffman Estates as well as congressional candidate Raja Krishnamoorthi and his campaign spokesman Mike Murray, with a video camera in hand outside the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.

       TeaCon supporter Adam Sharp, right, of St. Louis confronts counter-protester Alan Prochaska of Hoffman Estates as well as congressional candidate Raja Krishnamoorthi and his campaign spokesman Mike Murray, with a video camera in hand outside the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Kevin Keefe of Palatine, right, is among a small group protesting across the street from TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Kevin Keefe of Palatine, right, is among a small group protesting across the street from TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Congressman Joe Walsh is greeted by supporters, including Glen Rowe, left, of Wauconda, during TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Congressman Joe Walsh is greeted by supporters, including Glen Rowe, left, of Wauconda, during TeaCon, the Midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Congressman Joe Walsh speaks during TeaCon, the midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Congressman Joe Walsh speaks during TeaCon, the midwest Tea Party Convention, at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Glenn Beck shows his appreciation to speakers preceding himself at the podium during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck shows his appreciation to speakers preceding himself at the podium during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

  • Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.

       Glenn Beck speaks during dinner at TeaCon, the Tea party Convention in Schaumburg Saturday.
    JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer

 

The midwest tea party convention, know as teacon 2011, took place saturday at the renaissance schaumburg hotel and convention center. joe walsh and glenn beck were the featured speakers.