Embarrassing, sad |

Embarrassing, sad

I sat stunned as I looked at the headline on the front page of the Nov. 5 Trib, “VOTERS CRY ‘WOLF.’”

While Ohio overwhelmingly re-elected a conservative governor and Scott Walker in Wisconsin defeated the Democratic National Committee for a third time in four years, showing that conservative principles work, whom did the voters in Pennsylvania elect? A “progressive” tax-and-spender.

While educated voters should have seen through Wolf’s hyperbole, the Corbett campaign and administration hold much of the blame. How embarrassing and sad.

I mourn for my grandchildren and the Pennsylvania we are creating for them. We have not taken a step backward; we have fallen on our face.

So, those of you who voted for this progressive, what was the price for your vote (insert “soul” here)?

John Hochendoner

Elizabeth Township

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