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  Venetian Casino in Las Vegas Sues Tea Party Group for Skipping Out on $600K Bill
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Last EditedRP  Jul 20, 2011 07:59pm
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AuthorChris Vogel
News DateWednesday, July 20, 2011 04:40:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionFiscal responsibility.

It is the mantra of the Tea Party. One of its "core values."

So it is of particular interest that the Venetian Casino Resort in Las Vegas has just sued a Tea Party group for allegedly ducking out on a more than $600,000 tab.

According to the lawsuit, the Tea Party Nation Corporation of Franklin, Tennessee booked more than 1,000 hotel rooms, conference suites and other services for a five-day convention in July last year. Two weeks before the event, however, the Tea Party group canceled, leaving a balance of $554,148 due to the Venetian.
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