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The Pledge

man of steel Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 9:52 PM
Not surprising. All congressmen also take an oath to protect and defend the Constitution. How's that been working out? Also Galen might want to revisit the position Durbin spouted regarding entitlement reform because I believe he backed off that too. As Gomer Pyle would say, Surprise, Surprise, Surprise!
Much was made over the weekend about cracks in Grover Norquist's "No Tax Pledge" dam by Rep. Peter King and Senators Lindsay Graham (R-SC) and Saxby Chambliss (R-GA).

Before we go on, we all know there IS such a thing as the "No Tax Pledge," but until last night as I was writing this, I had never actually read it.

Here is the operational section of the pledge as signed by hundreds of candidates for the U.S. House and U.S. Senate: I pledge that I will …

"ONE, oppose any and all efforts to increase...