“How Do You Stop an Elephant Charging?” That’s the question asked by Peggy Noonan in The Wall Street Journal.  According to Grover Norquist, the charging elephant seems like it will be pretty hard to stop as long as it stays on point, “The big issue, and people know this, is the explosion of federal spending that is damaging our economy and threatening our future.”

National Review Online has picked up the brewing tax battle raging in Pennslyvania’s gubernatorial race between Republican Tom Corbett and Democrat Dan Onorato.  “ ‘These candidates understand that tax hikes right now are lethal,’ said Madonna. ‘Onorato’s problem is that he wants to replace a Democrat [in Rendell] who’s job performance has plummeted and who has, almost weekly, called for tax hikes.’ ”

LibertyCentral.org brings us further coverage of the false attacks by Dina Titus on Joe Heck and the Taxpayer Protection Pledge.  It seems Titus has found a new “union” ally in smearing Heck, The American Federation of State, Federal and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), who release their own false attack ad costing nearly three-quarters of a million dollars – most likely paid for with union member dues – to run.