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The McConnell Debt Proposal Scoreboard

Reaction on the Right to the Mitch McConnell debt-ceiling proposal has been mixed, with the majority of those reacting leaning against the plan. Here’s the scoreboard so far:

Pro: Fred Barnes, Jennifer Rubin, John PodhoretzAllahpundit, Wall Street Journal

Con: Michelle Malkin, Erick Erickson, Heritage Action For America, Newt Gingrich, Philip Klein, Brent BozellConcerned Women for AmericaAmericans for ProsperityLet Freedom Ring!, FreedomWorks, Jim Jordan (R., Ohio)

UPDATE: Americans for Tax Reform has put out a statement denying that Grover Norquist endorsed the McConnell plan:

Today, Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist did not endorse any particular debt limit contingency plan, as has been alleged. He did endorse the objective of Leader McConnell’s effort to force the President to put his spending plan in writing.

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