Originally Posted by Lightrise
Well this is ugly certainly. In my view, any candidate that has signed the Grover Norquist blackmail pledge has disqualified themselves as competent to serve the nation.
Why? It's brilliant politically.
Let's say there was a situation where you had to raise taxes or else everybody would die. Well, then you would ****ing raise taxes, wouldn't you? You're not taking an oath of office or anything. You're promising something to a guy named Grover Norquist.