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Principles should trump technicalities on taxes

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Some conservatives oppose Republicans cutting a deal to avert the "fiscal cliff" because they are convinced that the GOP would be in a better bargaining position if America went over it. Some of them would oppose cutting a deal, even if it means the outcome could be worse in the new year. According to this strain of thinking, Republicans made a commitment to voters not to raise taxes, defining...

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