the morning cram [no new taxes…ever edition]
Stephen Colbert discovers Grover Norquist would sacrifice his grandmother to fire ants before approving a tax increase.
NPR reports the GOP has long resolved to refuse tax increases, while Democrats continue to crow over what are thought to be “chinks” in the no-new-tax armor.
Kentucky~ The McCracken County Jail is looking to improve security. Amtrak in Fulton might pick you up at home soon. There will be lanes closed on I-24 starting next week. Brent Burke has been released. There are more fireworks stands this year. Elderly are targeted for a “grandparent scam”.
Illinois~ Gov Quinn needs to create a new budget.