Grover Norquist to CPAC St. Louis: “We wish to be left alone”

Published: September 28, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

St. Charles, MO – Today, President and Founder of Americans for Tax Reform Grover Norquist addressed an enthusiastic crowd of conservatives gathered for ACU’s fourth regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in St. Louis, MO. Introduced by radio host Dana Loesch, Norquist addressed attendees the state of the Republican Party.


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Grover Norquist:

“We want one thing from the government: we wish to be left alone.”

Regarding the state of the Republican image, Norquist concluded, “Republican elected officials who vote for tax increases are rat heads in the Coke bottle. They damage the brand for everyone else.”

Norquist’s full remarks are available via YouTube here.

Please note that the schedule is available on our CPAC St. Louis website under “Program.”

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