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It's Time to Lose Grover
Posted on 16 Jun 2011 by Christopher Bergin

Why does Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, get to direct tax policy in this country? Norquist has convinced 41 of 47 sitting Republican U.S. Senators to sign a no-tax-increase-pledge . That's a pledge to never increase taxes... Read More

Not Grover: Who's the Progressive Counterpart to Norquist?
Posted on 18 Jul 2011 by Tax Analysts Editorial Staff

by Joesph J. Thorndike Grover Norquist is everywhere. In recent weeks, the head honcho at Americans for Tax Reform has been profiled, lauded, or excoriated by a slew of media outlets. I was interviewed earlier this week for a piece on NPR , and a quick... Read More

Did Obama Already Break His Pledge? Of Course, He Did
Posted on 5 Aug 2010 by David Brunori

President Obama promised during the election, and often afterwards, that he would not raise taxes on anyone making less than $250,000 a year. Conservatives, particularly the Americans for Tax Reform , have been blasting the president for failing to keep... Read More