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The Pledge

Pete629 Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 7:56 PM
Gosh, Tea Party candidates are really beginning to sound good as replacements for these squishy Establishment Republicans! Perhaps it was fortunate that these Republicans did not get a majority in the Senate or else they might have consolidated their hold and might not be as easily replaced soon! Disestablishment of the squishy Establishment Republicans!
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...