It’s really weird for me to read the governor’s website and find myself agreeing with everything he’s said. We could have written the policy paper on the governor’s Stay Healthy website ourselves.
What kind of alternative universe are we living in when the Republican governor quotes Jacob Hacker, a Yale political science professor who has focused his career on social justice and inequities. His latest book, The Great Risk Shift, about how financial security for middle- and low-income Americans is eroding, as this group increasingly bears more economic risks, shifted from large corporations.
Of course, as Schwarzenegger’s chief of staff Susan Kennedy said of the governor in today’s LA Times, “You’re such a flaming liberal.”