Britain's Tea Party Poised For Success

Monday, May 19, 2014

The United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) has been described as Britain’s answer to the Tea Party. But public opinion polls suggest that the party could trounce Britain’s mainstream political parties in this month’s elections for the European Parliament.

The BBC’s Political Correspondent Rob Watson spent some time with UKIP’s leader Nigal Farage, and has this report.

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  • Rob Watson, U.K. political correspondent for BBC World Service. He tweets @robwatsonbbc.
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