10/16/09

At RIPEC Dinner Politicos' Comments Show No Guts

I wasn't able to attend last night's annual RIPEC dinner, an event that draws a lot of the state's business and government leaders. I have read the ProJo's account of the dinner, however (Leaders looking to revive state's economy, page 1). What is striking about the reporting is the weak, politics-as-usual comments made by House Speaker Bill Murphy and Senate Majority Leader Teresa Paiva Weed...(more)