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Santelli's tea party rant, February 19, 2009

11:00 AM ET Fri, 6 Feb 2015

On February 19th, 2009, CNBC's Rick Santelli delivered an epic rant on Obama¿s mortgage-bailout plan with trader Eric ¿The Wolfman¿ Wilkinson from the floor of the CME. Thought to be the moment the Tea Party was created.