Is rhetoric like this too over the top or is it fine for August when Topinka can provide a little red meat for the base?
“This man has driven this state into such hole and we have to dig it out now,” Topinka said Tuesday from the Double Tree Hotel. “We havenâ€™t had hurricanes or tsunamis like some states. Weâ€™ve had our own disaster. We had Rod Blagojevich, and thatâ€™s just finished us.” […]
“Whereâ€™s he been for four years?” Topinka asked of the governor. “Now heâ€™s decided in the final throws of an election that heâ€™s going to have an energy policy. We donâ€™t have an energy policy. We have press conferences, government by press conference.” […]
“Howâ€™s he going to pay for it? His relationship with the Legislature is horrible so thereâ€™s also the question how he could do this,” Topinka said after the event before boarding the bus. “This is more pie in the sky from the governor.”