Sarah Palin plans Boston rally with grassroots Tea Party - BostonHerald.com Mark Williams, a Bay State native and chairman of the Tea Party Express, said John McCains former running mate is very excited to join the tour and visit Massachusetts. Shell have a blast, Williams said of Palins planned trip to the Bay State. Despite what the rest of the planet thinks about Massachusetts, its a blue-collar, hard-working, working-stiff, family-values state. Williams said Palin will resonate in communities....." unfortunately for sarah and mark, we're not stupid, and by family values we don't mean hate people who aren't exactly the same as us. don't let the door hit you on the way out, sarah.