Tea partiers protest at Rockland County courthouse

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Dozens of sign-toting members of the Rockland Tea Party Patriots gathered outside the county courthouse today, promoting what they call a need to get back to the basic principles of America.

More than 50 members staged the rally on the nation?s birthday to protest big government and to raise awareness of their message.

The group plans on heading to Washington, D.C. in August, joining millions of others in a protest at the Lincoln Memorial.

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