Tea party's impact still unclear, S.D. officials say
The success of tea party candidates in several elections Tuesday could be "mixed news" for Republicans, Sen. Tim Johnson said Wednesday.
Johnson, D-S.D., said the tea party wins could mean the Republican Party will become "the party of the tea party." He discussed the election results and other issues during a teleconference with South Dakota journalists Wednesday.
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