Anti-tax conservatives say no to tax-increase dealSubmitted by emalvini on Sun, 12/23/2012 - 15:17
Anti-tax conservatives say no to tax-increase deal
Sunday - 12/23/2012, 8:44am ET
By STEVE PEOPLES
BOSTON (AP) - In the city where a protest over tax policy sparked a revolution, modern day tea party activists are cheering the recent Republican revolt in Washington that embarrassed House Speaker John Boehner and pushed the country closer to a "fiscal cliff" that forces tax increases and massive spending cuts on virtually every American.
"I want conservatives to stay strong," says Christine Morabito, president of the Greater Boston Tea Party. "Sometimes things have to get a lot worse before they get better."