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When asked in a recent poll how they feel about the Tea Party, a majority of Americans let out a resounding "meh."

Gallup reports that only 17% of Americans consider themselves supporters of the Tea Party, down from a high of 32% following the 2010 midterm elections. On the other side of the ideological spectrum, only 24% of Americans say that they oppose the Tea Party, down from a peak of 31% just before the 2014 midterm elections.

Perhaps most interesting among Gallup's findings is the fact that 54% of respondents don't really feel one way or the other about the Tea Party—a record high since the once-polarizing rightwing group emerged in reaction to Barack Obama's election in 2008.

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Will the Tea Party go the way of the Whigs? Only time will tell. Despite the drop in support—especially among self-identified Republicans—the Tea Party could very well see a resurgence as the 2016 presidential election approaches, Gallup notes.

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