The McClatchy Company gives an update on the Gang of Six: “Indeed, social media were lit up Wednesday over Coburn’s departure from the Gang of Six. Ryan Ellis, the tax policy director of the conservative Americans for Tax Reform, couldn’t hide his glee. ‘I love the Roll Call headline: ‘gang of six collapses in on itself,’ Ellis Tweeted Wednesday. ‘god, I can’t read that enough times.’ In an interview, Grover Norquist, the president of Americans for Tax Reform, said… ‘Its phony baloney, the two parties are sufficiently going in two different directions. Everything's partisan that matters. The whole sense of why can't we do what we used to? Because the world's changed.’”