By Chuck Muth, Muth’s Truths
Following the end of the 2011 Legislature, my friend and political pundit Steve Sebelius wrote the following in the Las Vegas Review-Journal:
“That brings us to the Americans for Tax Reform pledge overseen most vigorously in Nevada by my friend Chuck Muth. He said in a recent Internet message that liberals hate the pledge because it’s effective. All Republicans who signed the no-tax pledge ended up voting against taxes, Muth reports.
“Of course they did. And it’s a fair bet none of them even considered any other course. That doesn’t make them courageous, smart or good legislators. It just makes them inured to reasonable counter-arguments.