The Pledge Is Dead?

I’m too much of a cynic to believe this, but I hope it is a step towards the pledge’s ultimate death.

If the fiscal cliff debate told us anything it should be that Grover Norquist’s tax pledge is dead – now and forever more.   
 
After having far too long a life, Norquist’s pledge died a slow death on January 1st, 2013 when 89 House Republicans joined a majority of GOP Senators to help pass the first major tax increases on the wealthiest Americans in two decades – effectively rendering the pledge irrelevant.

Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/economy-a-budget/275445-rip-grover-norquist-tax-pledge#ixzz2GzVnCPOJ

 

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/economy-a-budget/275445-rip-grover-norquist-tax-pledge

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