I fielded 90 minutes of calls of less than 60 seconds on Plan B on Wednesday’s show. Not one caller supported the “up-is-down, a tax hike isn’t a tax hike” plan. Dozens were adamant in opposition and angry. This is Son of TARP, and the GOP caucus will hear it when they get home and for the next two years.
Plan B raises taxes.
A yes vote on Plan B violates the pledge many if not all GOP candidates took, and convoiuted logic won’t change that and Grover’s pardon won’t matter.
After the routine violations of the “Pledge to America” of 2010, GOP credibility is in tatters.
MSM will begin every story on taxes for the next two years with “The GOP once before broke its pledge not to raise taxes, so…”