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Newsweek has published its Jindal-rising-star profile: "First of all, he's brilliant," antitax crusader Grover Norquist tells NEWSWEEK. "Two, he's from ...
by | December 15, 2008

Newsweek has published its Jindal-rising-star profile:

"First of all, he's brilliant," antitax crusader Grover Norquist tells NEWSWEEK. "Two, he's from an immigrant community, so that speaks to immigrant experience, period. Three, he's a Catholic who lives his values instead of shouting at you about them. Four, he's a principled Reagan Republican. Five, he's from the South but doesn't look like a Southern sheriff. And he's got more successes as a governor, already, one year in, than George W. Bush or Obama had when they ran for president. He's exactly what we need."

Josh sounds less than convinced about Jindal's remarks that he won't run in 2012. I believe him. He's only 37 and Obama looks formidable at this point. I think Jindal will game his next step out carefully and not rush to jump on the bandwagon that's being created for him.

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