Winning by losing is actually an improvement over all the losing by losing Dems have done under previous leadership clashes with the LePage administration.
The governor was playing so many games during this budget process, I didn’t get to blog about them all! Allow me to recap …
Chicken’s a one v. one game, but the governor has 1.3 million people in the back of his car … and he’s driving in reverse.
There’s a lot to be said for the idea of a legislature working with a chief executive that is not Governor LePage.
It’s not time to say enough already to this whole left/right thing. It’s beyond time and well into better late than never.
And why a second term with Governor LePage was a big mistake.
Even with Mayhew gone, Governor LePage and other elected officials who enabled her management style and her policies are still around.
This administration is so obsessed with restrictions to social service program access, I’m worried they’re totally missing what recipients actually need in this social and economic climate.
Ideology makes for interesting table conversation, but lousy policy — especially when all available data contradicts the ideological conclusion.
I hope he keeps it up, though, and accepts an invitation from Catherine Lewis.