It has long been known that they’re Democrats, but they’re apparently big Obama fans and enemies of the Tea Party! The wife of Westboro Baptist Church leader Fred Phelps said as much on twitter. "Obama Is the Only reason our country is a flote. thank God for Obama. Ta party freaks are killing our country." -wife of Westboro Baptist Church leader Fred Phelps
Fred Phelps is a long time Democrat supporter and frequent Democrat candidate for various offices in Kansas. As recently as 1998 Phelps got 15% in a Democrat primary for governor. He has been a devoted supporter of Al Gore and led his church members in working for Gore in 1988.