Where for art thou, Governor Corbett?
PA State Director Jennifer Stefano was interviewed by Salon.com on Governor Corbett’s failure to speak out more publicly on issues facing Pennsylvanians. Here’s a quote from what she said:
“Yet Jennifer Stefano, Pennsylvania state director of the Koch brothers-funded conservative group Americans for Prosperity, contends that Corbett’s low profile is hurting his popularity.
“If he just allows the ‘we’re cutting higher ed’ to stand, he will continue to lose in the court of public opinion. This governor is failing to get out among the people, and it’s causing not only resentment towards him, but also allowing the other side to win the P.R. battle. The governor should talk about the excessive salaries, benefits and ‘jobs for life’ state university professors receive.”
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