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Norquist pens letter to Bush regarding bailouts.

By Pat Garofalo  

"Norquist pens letter to Bush regarding bailouts."

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Today, President Bush approved a $17.4 billion emergency loan to America’s ailing domestic auto industry. In response, right-wing ideologue and Americans for Tax Reform president Grover Norquist — who once said he wants to reduce government “to the size where I can drag it into the bathroom and drown it in the bathtub” — penned a letter to Bush with a simple message, “Re: Bailouts“:

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Of course, Norquist has never been fond of helping out American workers; he has professed a desire to “crush labor as a political entity” and ultimately “break unions.”

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