Update: Grover Norquist called ‘Bonehead of the Day’: ‘Americans for Tax Reform chief Norquist says a carbon tax would not necessarily violate his group’s ‘no-tax’pledge’
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Junk Science asks: 'Why is Norquist giving aid and comfort to greens who manufactured the 'climate crisis' in order to arrest and control the economy?
Update: Norquist rejects a carbon tax: 'The creation of any new tax such as a VAT or energy tax — even if originally passed with offsetting tax reductions elsewhere — would inevitably lead to higher taxes as two taxes would be at the disposal of politicians to increase taxes'
Norquist: …There is no conceivable way to add an energy or VAT tax to the burdens taxpayers face that would not violate pledge over time’