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Finally cracks in the GOP Armor over 'No New Taxes'! Gawd I hope he's not the only one.

"Have we really reached the point where one person's demand for ideological purity is paralyzing Congress to the point that even a discussion of tax reform is viewed as breaking a no-tax pledge?"

Frank Wolf, GOP Congressman, Goes After Grover Norquist Over 'No New Taxes' Pledge

Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) launched a verbal assault on an unconventional target Tuesday, taking aim at Grover Norquist and his highly influential tax policy group, Americans for Tax Reform.

In a speech from the House floor, Wolf accused Norquist and Americans for Tax Reform of complicating the deficit-cutting process with their efforts to encourage Republican politicians to sign onto a "no new taxes" pledge, which has recently stretched far past the issue of personal taxes.

I watched Rep. Wolf on cspan when he went off on Grover Norquist. He brought up a lot of the taudry background of Norquist, his Abramhoff connections and other very questionable negative doings.

Maybe the worm is starting to turn toward some sanity in Congress.

Originally posted to roseeriter on Tue Oct 04, 2011 at 11:06 AM PDT.

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