Americans for Tax Reform
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 12: U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) speaks during a news conference April 12, 2013 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform (ATR), held the news conference and was joined by Republican House members to discuss their oppositions on tax increases.
The most potent illustration that Republicans have shifted their attitudes on immigration came Tuesday morning when all GOP members of the Senate Judiciary Committee rejected an amendment from Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., to severely limit the number of legal immigrants allowed into the country ... The committee’s overwhelming ‘No’ vote shows that the battle for Republicans’ souls on immigration has shifted away from groups that want to reduce the influx of foreigners, like the Heritage Foundation, NumbersUSA, and Fairness for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), toward free-market groups that applaud increased immigration, such as Americans for Tax Reform and the CATO Institute.
The photo on the cover appears to be stripped down version … missing some unlikely attendees at the event. Look closer over Rubio's shoulder and you'll spot anti-tax crusader and right-wing hero Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform.
Ken Cuccinelli agrees with the principles of Americans for Tax Reform and keeping taxes low. However, it’s our policy to not sign campaign pledges.More quotes »
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Immigration Analysis Should Include Costs and Benefits
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