The blog, "The Way I See It" at South Milwaukee Now, brought to my attention this fine example of authoritarian leadership, Republican style. It the new, out in the open, more frightening conservative wrinkle no one is talking about.
Bold and brash, the public seems to get a kick out of politicians that act like their childhood playground bully. After all, real adults would never act like that. It's a novelty people don't find scary. But I do.
NJ Gov. Chris Christie: 'Government is out of control: "Don't tell me the American people aren't ready to hear the truth. They know our government is out of control. And don't confuse them liking the solution to them accepting it. They don't have to like it, but they know in their heart they have to accept it. The great thing about operating by executive order is, first, that I didn't have to tell anybody. Leaders have an obligation to make those tough choices.