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San Antonio Express-News
Tax overhaul in doubt as House GOP stuck on budget disagreementstrack for completion before the end of the year. "I think it is possible to do
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 hours ago
track for completion before the end of the year. "I think it is possible to do tax reform this year," Diaz-Balart said. Grover Norquist of Americans for Tax Reform said Republican leaders need to break the impasse by deciding whether they want... Read more
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Newsmax
Grover Norquist: Expect Tax Overhaul Bill in SeptemberGrover Norquist, head of the anti-tax Americans for Tax Reform and a lobbyist c
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Grover Norquist, head of the anti-tax Americans for Tax Reform and a lobbyist close to Republican leaders, said a "Big Six" group of Republican tax decision-makers was targeting the end of this month for producing a basic framework for a bill to be... Read more
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Reuters
As Washington refocuses on tax, anti-tax activist sees bill in Septemberanti-tax advocate said on Wednesday will produce a bill by September that will
Reuters / Posted yesterday
anti-tax advocate said on Wednesday will produce a bill by September that will include a hefty corporate tax cut. Grover Norquist, head of the anti-tax Americans for Tax Reform and a lobbyist who is close to Republican leaders, said a "Big... Read more
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The Hill
Conservative groups urge senators to vote yes on key healthcare motionstep towards ending all, most or some of those taxes is helpful to taxpayers an
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
step towards ending all, most or some of those taxes is helpful to taxpayers and other living things,” ATR President Grover Norquist said. “A no vote on proceeding closes the door on tax reduction as well as reforming healthcare by expanding... Read more
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The Hill
Why is a Texas Republican blocking union reforms?to end the practice, and delegates to the state’s 2016 GOP convention passed a
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
to end the practice, and delegates to the state’s 2016 GOP convention passed a plank calling for its end as well. Even Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, has weighed in on the issue. Norquist sent a letter to lawmakers in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outsiders peddling infrastructure finance plan learn the Washington swamp is alive and wellout of the student loan business; others thought the plan could be used to fund
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
out of the student loan business; others thought the plan could be used to fund tax cuts. Kidwell and Jones also met with Grover Norquist, the anti-tax crusader, who was very enthusiastic but told them they should use the money to pay down the... Read more
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The Hill
Healthcare debacle raises pressure for GOP on taxeseconomy, and increasingly important to Republicans’ political prospects in the
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
economy, and increasingly important to Republicans’ political prospects in the future,” Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist said. In fact, given the healthcare debacle, Norquist warns GOP lawmakers up for reelection that tax reform... Read more
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CNBC
Senate GOP's revised health bill 'damages economic growth,' says anti-tax advocate NorquistGrover Norquist, famous for persuading members of Congress to pledge that they
CNBC / Posted 13 days ago
Grover Norquist, famous for persuading members of Congress to pledge that they won't raise taxes, says Senate Republicans' revised health bill will hurt economic growth. Norquist, head of Americans for Tax Reform and creator of the Taxpayer... Read more
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Roll Call
The New Senate Health Care Bill — A Little Bit Louder and a Little Bit Worsetax cuts from the latest version of the legislation that was unveiled Thursday.
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
tax cuts from the latest version of the legislation that was unveiled Thursday. As a result, anti-tax crusaders such as Grover Norquist immediately called upon the “Senate Leadership to make it clear that those taxes will be abolished in tax... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Divided Senate Republicans unveil new version of Obamacare repeal billthat could improve the law and pass the Senate.” Also critical of the bill was
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
that could improve the law and pass the Senate.” Also critical of the bill was Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist, an influential conservative, who said it was a mistake to retain the two Obamacare taxes — a 3.8%... Read more
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The Hill
Yellen pushes back on GOP banking deregulation plan | Trump dodges on Russia sanctions bill | Mnuchin touts growth as solution to Social Security, Medicare woesearners in tax-reform legislation since they were left in place in the chamber'
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
earners in tax-reform legislation since they were left in place in the chamber's revised healthcare bill, anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist said."All Obamacare taxes should be repealed," Norquist, the President of Americans for Tax Reform, said in a... Read more
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The Hill
Norquist: ObamaCare taxes kept in health bill should be repealed in tax reformearners in tax-reform legislation since they were left in place in the chamber'
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
earners in tax-reform legislation since they were left in place in the chamber's revised healthcare bill, anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist said. "All Obamacare taxes should be repealed," Norquist, the President of Americans for Tax Reform, said in... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Maureen Dowd: Vlad, the Trump Impaleron the rich and corporations because, in the immortal words of Mitt Romney, “Co
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 17 days ago
on the rich and corporations because, in the immortal words of Mitt Romney, “Corporations are people, my friend.” As Grover Norquist, the anti-tax evangelist, howled, “It’s a particularly cruel thing for Bannon to do.” In his role as Keeper... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Nikki Haley, Kellyanne Conway, Ted Cruz: Sunday guestsTaylor, R-Va. Dana Bash will anchor. “Sunday Morning Futures,” 10 a.m. on Fox
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
Taylor, R-Va. Dana Bash will anchor. “Sunday Morning Futures,” 10 a.m. on Fox News Channel: Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas; Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform; Rep. Andy Biggs, R-Ariz.; Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo. The panel will... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
The Health 202: McConnell could solve his health-care Rubik's cubesaid. Keeping any of the ACA taxes would anger groups like Club for Growth and
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
said. Keeping any of the ACA taxes would anger groups like Club for Growth and Americans for Tax Reform. ATR President Grover Norquist said he would urge a vote against any bill that retains the net investment tax. Cutting capital gains taxes... Read more
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Raw Story
Wealthy right-wingers are openly mocking Steve Bannon’s ‘very silly’ plan to raise rich people’s taxespast Republican orthodoxy on economic issues, including trade agreements and ev
Raw Story / Posted 20 days ago
past Republican orthodoxy on economic issues, including trade agreements and even taxes. Longtime anti-tax activist Grover Norquist tells the Daily Beast that he has nothing but contempt for Bannon’s proposal, which reportedly would have... Read more
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The Hill
Conservatives revolt over talk of keeping ObamaCare taxa way to help boost the economy. “Cutting the capital gains tax gets you growt
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
a way to help boost the economy. “Cutting the capital gains tax gets you growth,” said Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist. He called keeping the investment tax an “economically illiterate bad idea.” Taxpayers Protection Alliance... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Americans for Tax Reform to Ohio legislators: Don't override Kasich's veto of tax hikebecause it would’ve risked losing a bigger chunk of money and created a $615 mi
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 days ago
because it would’ve risked losing a bigger chunk of money and created a $615 million loss for Medicaid. Anti-tax activist Grover Norquist wrote Tuesday for his Washington-based Americans for Tax Reform urging legislators to reject any efforts to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Anti-tax group urges Ohio against health insurer hikebecause it would've risked losing a bigger chunk of money and created a $615 mi
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
because it would've risked losing a bigger chunk of money and created a $615 million loss for Medicaid. Anti-tax activist Grover Norquist wrote Tuesday for his Washington-based Americans for Tax Reform urging legislators to reject any efforts to... Read more
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Raw Story
Anti-tax crusader whines that Steve Bannon’s proposed tax increase on the rich is ‘a particularly cruel thing’Appearing on CNN, Monday afternoon, anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist had a min
Raw Story / Posted 24 days ago
Appearing on CNN, Monday afternoon, anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist had a minor meltdown when discussing White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon’s proposal to raise taxes on the rich. According to an associate of Bannon’s, the man who has... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Steve Bannon Reportedly Pushing Trump To Raise Taxes On The Wealthyconvinced their tax rate really will be in the teens. They're increasingly tan
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
convinced their tax rate really will be in the teens. They're increasingly tantalized by an idea some conservatives (like Grover Norquist and Sen. Pat Toomey) are pushing: Allow major tax cuts to last longer than 10 years without having to balance... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: Taxes finance the goodness of AmericaHe called it a lesson in “How Republicans are born.” Grover Norquist, the anti
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
He called it a lesson in “How Republicans are born.” Grover Norquist, the anti-tax crusader, was on Twitter recently, recounting how his 8-year-old “has been saving up to buy her first Guitar. Found it for $35. She had 35 exact. Then … sales... Read more
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The Washington Times
Republicans standing by Trump despite lack of legislative winsAmericans had a favorable view of the president, compared to 45 percent who sai
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
Americans had a favorable view of the president, compared to 45 percent who said that in March. The numbers didn’t impress Grover Norquist, founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform. “He got elected with lousy numbers. He can govern with... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Leonard Pitts Jr.: How Americans are bornBy Leonard Pitts Jr. He called it a lesson in "How Republicans are born." Gro
OregonLive.com / Posted 28 days ago
By Leonard Pitts Jr. He called it a lesson in "How Republicans are born." Grover Norquist, the anti-tax crusader, was on Twitter Sunday, recounting how his 8-year-old "has been saving up to buy her first guitar. Found it for $35. She had 35 exact.... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerbecause the participants tend to skew much more liberal than conservative (Ther
Naked Capitalism / Posted 28 days ago
because the participants tend to skew much more liberal than conservative (There are exceptions, of course, like tax guru Grover Norquist, who wrote a piece about his experience there a few years ago).” Why hasn’t some clever person franchised... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Rendon was right to block universal health care bill; aid-dying bill is workingimmigrants broke the law. Shouldn’t they be worried about being caught by law e
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
immigrants broke the law. Shouldn’t they be worried about being caught by law enforcement and deported? Leonard Pitts Jr.: Grover Norquist, the anti-tax crusader, complained about sales taxes. But we pay taxes as an investment in the common good.... Read more
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The Hill
Rift opens in GOP over budget strategya neutral tax bill or a net tax cut. Club for Growth’s president, David McInto
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
a neutral tax bill or a net tax cut. Club for Growth’s president, David McIntosh, and Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist wrote an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal earlier this month that floated a 25-year budget window. That... Read more
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Salon.com
Why is the GOP so terrible at health care? So many reasons — but largely because they don’t understand political realitylong wanted to slash the federal budget or “drown it in the bathtub,” in the in
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
long wanted to slash the federal budget or “drown it in the bathtub,” in the infamous words of Americans for Tax Reform’s Grover Norquist. But ideology alone doesn’t explain why Republicans are promoting a piece of legislation that is literally... Read more
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The Hill
GOP agrees on one thing: ObamaCare taxes must goand allow states to seek waivers for some of the 2010 health law’s requirements
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
and allow states to seek waivers for some of the 2010 health law’s requirements. Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist said that commonalities on healthcare are a positive sign for an agreement on tax reform, since Republicans... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Pissed With a Capitol Plunchtime, and require lace-up shoes for kindergartners. In particular, the an
Washington City Paper / Posted 1 months ago
lunchtime, and require lace-up shoes for kindergartners. In particular, the anti-Bell contingent that includes Samah and Grover Norquist was irate that City Paper quoted unnamed parents who said they believed the anti-Bell revolutionaries may be... Read more
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The Hill
Senate bill would repeal most ObamaCare taxes, delay Cadillac taxindividual and employer mandates retroactively to 2016. Americans for Tax Refo
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
individual and employer mandates retroactively to 2016. Americans for Tax Reform, the group led by anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist, was pleased that the Senate bill would eliminate many ObamaCare taxes. "Obama promised no tax hikes on... Read more

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