The Tea Party has proved its power — and its principle. Now it’s time to declare an imperfect battlefield victory in 2011 and regroup for the more important struggle of defeating President Obama in 2012. Champions of smaller government, low taxes and a freedom-driven economy shouldn’t expect whatever the end result of “Boehner 2.0” is to be worth very much cheering, especially after Harry Reid’s Senate gets through with it. But with the clock ticking on the federal government’s debt deadline, Tea Partyers should take whatever half-loaf now comes their way. Read more at Editorial: Tea Party, Fix Your Gaze On 2012 – Investors.com.