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“We is them, and they is us. When I walk through the White House I recognize as many people as when I walk through the Heritage Foundation.” From an appearance on Pat Robertson’s 700 Club Norquist said the following about the Bush administration,
"Norquist is highly specific about his ultimate objective.... 'The goal is to reduce the size and scope of government in half over the next 25 years,'.... Norquist and the White House are so close that it is sometimes difficult to discern who is influencing whom. But such Bush initiatives as privatizing Social Security, … bear all the marks of Norquist's thinking." Jill Zuckman, Conservative operative is in the right place at the right time Orlando Sentinel, June 15, 2003: