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Chicago Tribune
Donald Trump dares business to flee Republican Partythere is no Republican constituency devoted to expanding quality health care am
Donald Trump dares business to flee Republican Party
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
there is no Republican constituency devoted to expanding quality health care among the populace. There is only the party's Grover Norquist wing, which is fiercely opposed to government spending — indeed, to government itself. That's why Ryan's... Read more
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Philly.com
Christie to reluctant Senate: Back Assembly's gas-tax planbit concerned about that." Christie focused Wednesday on the savings in the de
Christie to reluctant Senate: Back Assembly's gas-tax plan
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
bit concerned about that." Christie focused Wednesday on the savings in the deal - which he touted as being endorsed by Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform. "The two tax cuts that have been proposed would make a difference,"... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump dares business to flee Republican Partythere is no Republican constituency devoted to expanding quality health care am
Trump dares business to flee Republican Party
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
there is no Republican constituency devoted to expanding quality health care among the populace. There is only the party's Grover Norquist wing, which is fiercely opposed to government spending - indeed, to government itself. That's why Ryan's... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump Dares Business to Flee Republican Partythere is no Republican constituency devoted to expanding quality health care am
Trump Dares Business to Flee Republican Party
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
there is no Republican constituency devoted to expanding quality health care among the populace. There is only the party's Grover Norquist wing, which is fiercely opposed to government spending -- indeed, to government itself. That's why Ryan's... Read more
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Gawker
Who Is Really Behind the Anti-Trump Delegate Unbinding Movement?are less clear. Unruh and the “Free the Delegates” group are supported by the l
Who Is Really Behind the Anti-Trump Delegate Unbinding Movement?
Gawker / Posted 3 days ago
are less clear. Unruh and the “Free the Delegates” group are supported by the libertarian Citizens in Charge Foundation—Grover Norquist sits on the board of directors—which has made Unbound: The Conscience of a Republican Delegate, a book by... Read more
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Salon.com
Not keeping the faith: Donald Trump and the conning of evangelical votersbecause that’s what Jesus would do.) Ralph Reed has been a political operative
Not keeping the faith: Donald Trump and the conning of evangelical voters
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
because that’s what Jesus would do.) Ralph Reed has been a political operative since the 80s when he and anti-tax zealot Grover Norquist and convicted K-Street felon Jack Abramoff were junior Reagan revolutionaries together so he knows the game.... Read more
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Salon.com
The Democrats’ Florida fumble: Rep. Patrick Murphy is a disaster candidate that might help Republicans keep the Senate2017. There’s one group that’s very happy about all this: Republicans: This i
The Democrats’ Florida fumble: Rep. Patrick Murphy is a disaster candidate that might help Republicans keep the Senate
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
2017. There’s one group that’s very happy about all this: Republicans: This is a gift from the gods. GOP will now hold the Senate and House. Presidency would be nice, too. https://t.co/iMo7P52Bio — Grover Norquist (@GroverNorquist) June 23... Read more
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The Washington Times
Jody Hice pushes for Nancy Reagan Memorial Parkof grace, elegance, and tenacity and put duty, honor, and country above all.”
Jody Hice pushes for Nancy Reagan Memorial Park
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
of grace, elegance, and tenacity and put duty, honor, and country above all.” The legislation has an outspoken champion. Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, is a particular fan of the idea, and no wonder. He also founded the... Read more
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The News & Observer
TV broadcasters call NC customers to fight tax proposal16, 2016 11:04 AM Trade group touts support of anti-tax activist Grover Norq
TV broadcasters call NC customers to fight tax proposal
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
16, 2016 11:04 AM Trade group touts support of anti-tax activist Grover Norquist, usually an NC GOP ally Broadcasters say they face 30-fold increase, ‘unfair, exorbitant tax’ Republican... Read more
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The Hill
'Will on the Hill' pokes fun at 2016 electionto people and sell what I hear. My name is not important, as it will never appe
'Will on the Hill' pokes fun at 2016 election
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
to people and sell what I hear. My name is not important, as it will never appear,” rhymed Americans for Tax Reform’s Grover Norquist, playing the stereotype of a lobbyist, as the crowd roared with laughter. “My birth certificate reads ‘deep... Read more
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The Hill
'Will at the Hill' pokes fun at 2016 electionto people and sell what I hear. My name is not important, as it will never appe
'Will at the Hill' pokes fun at 2016 election
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
to people and sell what I hear. My name is not important, as it will never appear,” rhymed Americans for Tax Reform’s Grover Norquist, playing the stereotype of a lobbyist, as the crowd roared with laughter. “My birth certificate reads ‘deep... Read more
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The Financial Express
On shrinking US corporate tax base, presidential candidates differ sharplysupposedly is paying for the government. But all citizens are hurt through lowe
On shrinking US corporate tax base, presidential candidates differ sharply
The Financial Express / Posted 25 days ago
supposedly is paying for the government. But all citizens are hurt through lower growth, higher prices, lower wages,” said Grover Norquist, a Republican tax activist. “Taxes should be transparent. It should be clear who is paying them. The... Read more
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Reuters
On shrinking U.S. corporate tax base, presidential candidates differ sharplysupposedly is paying for the government. But all citizens are hurt through lowe
On shrinking U.S. corporate tax base, presidential candidates differ sharply
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
supposedly is paying for the government. But all citizens are hurt through lower growth, higher prices, lower wages," said Grover Norquist, a Republican tax activist. "Taxes should be transparent. It should be clear who is paying them. The... Read more
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Daily Record
Disaster looms without the right leadersin the interest of saving money and keeping taxes low. As I noted in a previous
Disaster looms without the right leaders
Daily Record / Posted 26 days ago
in the interest of saving money and keeping taxes low. As I noted in a previous letter, the guru of small government, Grover Norquist called Teddy Roosevelt a Socialist. But what have we now? For the Republicans the most likely candidate for... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Shows: 'The Martian'presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton. Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.). The economy:
Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Shows: 'The Martian'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton. Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.). The economy: Paul Krugman, The New York Times; Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform. Panel: E.J. Dionne, The Washington Post; Matthew Dowd; Sara Fagen; Roland Martin.... Read more
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ABC News
The Speaker Speakscomes to “This Week.” Plus, ABC News contributor and NY Times columnist Paul Kr
The Speaker Speaks
ABC News / Posted 28 days ago
comes to “This Week.” Plus, ABC News contributor and NY Times columnist Paul Krugman and Americans for Tax Reform president Grover Norquist go head-to-head on economic policy in the presidential race. And, the Powerhouse Roundtable debates the week... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The Libertarian Party Barely Takes Itself Seriously. Why Should We?for the business magnates and other conservative megadonors have said they have
The Libertarian Party Barely Takes Itself Seriously. Why Should We?
The Huffington Post / Posted 29 days ago
for the business magnates and other conservative megadonors have said they have no interest in backing a third party. Grover Norquist, head of Americans for Tax Reform and creator of the tax pledge, framed the Libertarian Party as more of a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Smart justice is smart policyand Georgia have enacted similar criminal justice reforms. National conservati
Smart justice is smart policy
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
and Georgia have enacted similar criminal justice reforms. National conservative leaders like Americans for Tax Reform’s Grover Norquist and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich have endorsed this. In the last session, the Legislature and the... Read more
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Slate
The Koch Brothers Don’t Like Trump—but That Doesn’t Mean They’re Sitting Out 2016who is much more of an ideologue than his brother David—are just fanatically an
The Koch Brothers Don’t Like Trump—but That Doesn’t Mean They’re Sitting Out 2016
Slate / Posted a month ago
who is much more of an ideologue than his brother David—are just fanatically anti-government. They are well beyond where Grover Norquist was when he said he wanted to shrink government so it was small enough to drown in a bathtub. You don’t hear... Read more
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The Express-Times
Expanded gambling in Pa. draws few fans | Your commentsthe moon, cured polio, (with) top tax rates of 70 to 90%. The "No taxes ever"
Expanded gambling in Pa. draws few fans | Your comments
The Express-Times / Posted a month ago
the moon, cured polio, (with) top tax rates of 70 to 90%. The "No taxes ever" mantra of conservatives was given birth by Grover Norquist with his coercive tactic getting most Republican lawmakers to sign on ... Back in the "day" my parents and... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders supporters have a pointenergy, reduced military spending and a restraint on foreign wars. Why wouldn't
Sanders supporters have a point
The Hill / Posted a month ago
energy, reduced military spending and a restraint on foreign wars. Why wouldn't she sign? It would be a pledge like the Grover Norquist and the Americans For Tax Reform pledge for Republicans to shoot themselves before ever voting for increased... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Is America Committing Slow-Motion Suicide? A Look at the Decline of CUNYever since I began working at Columbia University in 1991, but essentially the
Is America Committing Slow-Motion Suicide? A Look at the Decline of CUNY
Naked Capitalism / Posted a month ago
ever since I began working at Columbia University in 1991, but essentially the powers that be are “starving the beast” as Grover Norquist urged. The Times reports: Since the 2008 recession, states have reduced spending on public higher education... Read more

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