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Chambliss May be GOP's Ultimate Test Case

jazurell Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 8:05 AM
Saw Chambliss on TV. He kept saying the government would take in more money but there would not be a tax increase. He wants to eleminate deductions, but that won't be a tax increase. I've never seen anyone better at double talk than this guy. RINO

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...