Archive for June 24th, 2012

June 24, 2012

The Daily Scoop: Norquist delivers GOP’s marching orders

With all the Right’s hoopla over the President’s “czars” it’s curious how the current Republican Party has opted for their own unelected leader, Grover Norquist.

By Dana Milbank | The Washington Post

All hail Grover Norquist!Bow down, Lindsey Graham. The Republican senator from South Carolina dared to say he might consider supporting a tax increase — but then Norquist paid him a visit on Wednesday. “Every once in a while you have somebody with an impure thought like Lindsey Graham,” Norquist told me. But after their talk, Norquist could report that “Graham will never vote for a tax increase.”

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