'“We will have to raise taxes,” but not at the expense of hurting the recovery from this recession. He added that “an honest politician” cannot exclude a tax hike as an option.'
But apparently an honest politician can exclude eliminating pogey for politicians, and keeping government spending in check as Iggy Puff and his cabal did with their attempted coup late last year.
"He criticized the federal governement for not quickly freeing money in the federal stimulus package. He said the government should give municipalities the money, as they are in a better position to know how to spend it."
Wow. So tax increases are the only "honest" thing to do, but hey let's not talk about curtailing the stimulus. Good Old Liberal Arrogance is back.
Since Chretien left I thought you were out of mode, but it seems Old Gilligan-Kinsella has brought you back.