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Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 12/01/2011

Grover Norquist vs. Ross Douthat on the Taxpayer Protection Pledge

The American Enterprise Institute hosted a debate between Grover Norquist of Americans for Tax Reform and New York Times columnist Ross Douthat on the Taxpayer Protection Pledge. Norquist argued that the pledge is an effective bulwark against tax increases, while Douthat argued that it has created political gridlock that threatens to derail serious tax reform and deficit reduction.

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