Wed November 28, 2012
Incoming GOP Rep. Yoho Rejects Norquist Pledge
Originally published on Wed November 28, 2012 5:48 am
Amid the current federal budget debate, a handful of Republicans are breaking ranks. They say they're willing to consider tax revenue increases. That goes against a pledge written many years ago by anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist. Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep talks with Florida Congressman-elect Ted Yoho about why, as a new lawmaker, he decided against signing the pledge.