ATR's Norquist: Ron Paul 2012 Candidacy a Good Thing

Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 01:11 PM

By Dan Weil

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Some Republicans worry that potential presidential candidate Ron Paul is too extreme to help the party. Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, begs to differ.

Grover Norquist,Ron Paul,2012,Americans for Tax Reform,CPAC
Grover Norquist
The Texas congressman “brings energy and a great number of young activists into the Republican Party and the broader conservative movement,” Norquist writes on Politico.

“Some conservatives whined that 10 percent of the 11,000 attendees at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference were Ron Paul enthusiasts.

"This is a problem? Have a different favorite candidate — bring your activists to CPAC next year,” Norquist adds.

The bottom line, Norquist argues: “Political leaders who bring new activists into the party are a great asset.”




© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Analysts: Hispanic Voters Care About More Than Immigration

Monday, 28 Jul 2014 06:35 AM

To make inroads among Hispanic voters the GOP needs to emphasize its economic platform, particularly education, writes J . . .

Christie Pension Battle Called a Test for 2016

Sunday, 27 Jul 2014 22:30 PM

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's push for more reform of public pensions may put him to the test as he considers a 2016  . . .

Rick Perry: Guardsmen Needed at Border to Handle Criminals

Sunday, 27 Jul 2014 12:24 PM

National Guardsmen are needed along the border with Mexico to deter and detain criminals, Texas Gov. Rick Perry told the . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved