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Chambliss May be GOP's Ultimate Test Case

Chries Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 12:34 PM
Republican does not equal conservative. If conservatives want the GOP to be a conservative party, they need to get off their whiny butts and take over the Party from the ground up; from the neighborhood all the way to the capitol.

Republican U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., was on cruise control to win a 2014 bid for re-election until he made a comment on a station in Macon, Ga., that ignited a political firestorm. In essence, Chambliss hedged on a prior pledge never to raise taxes, stating that in light of the "fiscal cliff" the country is facing, his devotion to the nation was more important than a 20-year-old statement or pledge. That's when the fireworks started.

The first to seize on the comment was tax-fighting lobbyist Grover Norquist, who suggested that voters in the Peach State should hold Chambliss...