Tupelo, Mississippi, April 3, 2010 - Tea Party volunteers count raffle cards during a Tea Party Express rally at Tupelo City Hall, the fifteenth stop in a 43-city tour across the country, which will conclude with a large rally in Washington, D.C. on April 15, Tax Day. TPE uses the cards to measure crowd sizes because they believe public officials and the media underestimate the crowd sizes at each rally. Associated Press, Fox News and CNN all reported estimates for the first rally in Searchlight, NV between 7,000 to 9,000 while members of the TPE said they believed the numbers were closer to 35,000. The Tea Party Express tour titled "Just Vote Them Out" is taking an aggressive approach by targeting Democratic incumbents competitive districts, as well as Republicans deemed not conservative enough who are facing primary challenges from more conservative candidates. While not endorsing any candidates so far, the Tea Party Express does not hide its desire to replace incumbents with new conservatives that more closely hew to its goals of smaller government and less taxes..