Rick Santorum to headline Chattanooga Tea Party Liberty Forum Feb. 25

Rick Santorum to headline Chattanooga Tea Party Liberty Forum Feb. 25

February 16th, 2012 by Staff Report in News

Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks in this file photo.

Photo by Associated Press/Times Free Press.

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is coming to Chattanooga.

Santorum will headline the Chattanooga Tea Party's Liberty Forum on Saturday, Feb. 25, at Abba's House in Hixson, according to a statement on the local Tea Party website.

Santorum was one of several invited presidential candidates and first to accept, a news release states.

A recent poll shows Santorum leading the GOP race in Tennessee. The former U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania is known for promoting conservative and family values.

The event will run from 1 to 4 p.m. at Abba's House, 5208 Hixson Pike, and there is no cost to attend. The Times Free Press will provide live online coverage at www.timesfreepress.com.