Update: More Top Republicans Are Breaking With Grover Norquist On New RevenuesSubmitted by emalvini on Sun, 11/25/2012 - 16:41
Update: More Top Republicans Are Breaking With Grover Norquist On New Revenues
Brett LoGiurato | Nov. 25, 2012, 1:12 PM
Add Republicans Lindsey Graham, John McCain and Peter King to the list of top party members in Congress who are increasingly breaking with conservative Grover Norquist's "Taxpayer Protection Pledge."
All three said on Sunday talk shows that they are willing to add more tax revenues as part of a deal to avert the so-called "fiscal cliff" in January, a position that is becoming commonplace among Republicans despite the fact that it would violate Norquist's pledge to not raise taxes.