Are Politicians Public Servants or Private Valets?
Grover Norquist got politicians to swear off raising taxes. Why can’t we get politicians to swear off bribes? — It should inspire little wonder why anti-tax activist Grover Norquist had no trouble convincing Republican incumbents and candidates alike to sign his “Taxpayer Pledge” when he rolled it out back in 1986. The effort could be compared to asking deadbeat dads to withhold childcare payments.