Source: Taxpayers Union
Taxpayers’ Union to host Grover Norquist
13 MAY 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union is hosting Grover Norquist in New Zealand on May 27-28.Mr Norquist is the founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform (ATR). ATR is responsible for the “Taxpayer Protection Pledge”, a pledge signed by lawmakers who promise to oppose tax hikes.Mr Norquist chairs the Washington, DC – based Wednesday Meeting, a weekly gathering of more than 150 elected officials, political activists, and movement leaders. The meeting started in 1993 and takes place in ATR’s conference room. There are now 48 similar center-right meetings in 40 states.He also:
Was a speechwriter in the Raegan Administration.
Aided anticommunist movements in Afghanistan, Angola, and Nicaragua.
Serves on the board of the Parental Rights Organization and foreign policy think tank Center for the National Interest.
Serves as a Contributing Editor to the American Spectator Magazine.
Serves as president of the American Society of Competitiveness.
Served as Executive director of the National Taxpayers’ Union.
Served as Executive director of the College Republicans.
Authored four books: Rock the House; Leave Us Alone – Getting the Government’s Hands Off Our Money, Our Guns, Our Lives; Debacle: Obama’s War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future (with co-author John Lott) and End the IRS Before it