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The governor’s hot dogs |

The governor’s hot dogs

| Friday, July 28, 2006 12:00 a.m

This summer, Gov. Edward Rendell joined state employees for a cookout in Harrisburg, providing grilled hot dogs to those assembled.

If the event had accurately reflected the manner in which our big-government, free-spending, anti-middle-class “leader” has governed, it would also have contained plenty of pork, bologna, poppycock, balderdash and malarkey.

In consideration of Mr. Rendell’s “forgotten” campaign pledge to reduce property taxes by 30 percent, the massive hike in the regressive state income tax, and support for whopping raises for our most-highly-compensated-in-the-nation state legislators, perhaps those who attended the event should have worn T-shirts that stated, “I survived the long reign of Gov. Rendell and all I have to show for it is a lousy hot dog!”

Oren SpieglerUpper St. Clair

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