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Grover Norquist Republicans

Why The Right Is Mad At Norquist

Salon | Posted 08.08.2013 | Politics

Enough Republicans have derided the Tea Party-backed plan to shut down the government unless President Obama agrees to kill the Affordable Care Act, a...

Psst, Hey, Buddy, Can You Spare a Pledge?

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

I have to admit, I've really respected the Republicans in Congress for standing steadfast by their pledge to Grover Norquist not to ever vote to raise taxes. I only wish all those high-principled Republicans felt as honor-bound about the other pledge they made.

Despite 'Impure' Republican Actions, Norquist Won't Fight 'Treason'

Reuters | Posted 02.10.2013 | Politics

By Kim Dixon WASHINGTON, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Republican lawmakers who publicly mull acquiescing to tax increases on the wealthiest Ame...

Norquist Losing Grip On Tax Views Among GOP

The World-Herald | Joseph Morton | Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics

The no-higher-taxes-ever pledge long promoted by activist Grover Norquist has proven popular among Nebraska and Iowa Republicans....

Two, Three, Many Grover Norquists

Marty Kaplan | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics
Marty Kaplan

Norquist, in case you don't watch too much cable news, is the Washington lobbyist who for years has threatened hundreds of conservative candidates with defeat unless they signed a pledge to never, ever vote to raise taxes. Until now, it worked.