Trust Ill. Governor On Empty Promises

Trust Ill. Governor On Empty Promises
July 13, 2006

Diane Bast

Diane Carol Bast is The Heartland Institute's executive editor and finance manager. As executive... (read full bio)

Dear Editor:

Gov. Rod Blagojevich derided challenger Judy Baar Topinka's jobs-creation plan as full of "empty promises." I haven't seen Ms. Topinka's proposal, but my instinct would be to trust the Governor on this one. He is, after all, the state's leading expert on empty promises.


Diane Carol Bast (dbast@heartland.org) is vice president of The Heartland Institute.

Diane Bast

Diane Carol Bast is The Heartland Institute's executive editor and finance manager. As executive... (read full bio)