"[Grover] Norquist has been an influential figure in the conservative movement for a generation, but his response to Governor Daniels is almost laughably self-important. He acts as if he were speaking ex cathedra. There is an imperiousness and intolerance to Norquist’s words, an effort to shut down debate rather than to engage it. This approach shouldn’t be used in any case but to employ it against arguably the nation’s most successful governor is very unwise," - Pete Wehner, Commentary. My very similar take here. Dish reader follow-up here.

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