In the last week, the GOP has been prohibiting press from covering the events, in hopes the public backlash wouldn't be captured on video camera, and later shown to the rest of the world. These signs have been posted on the doors of some TEA party meetings recently:
The video clip to the left shows the security a the event talking to the press. The officer said he was called because of reports of objects being thrown at the organizers. The officers were called back after the event, for reports of the press causing security issues.