Mike LaFaive, director of the Morey Fiscal Policy Initiative, told The Saginaw News that President Obama’s State of the Union speech reminded him of Gov. Granholm.

“It was almost Granholm-esque in many parts,” LaFaive said. “I found that these investments in clean energy rang hollow to me.”

LaFaive did say he liked parts of the speech.

Stay Engaged

Receive our weekly emails!

“I was surprised that only got a smattering of applause,” LaFaive said regarding President Obama’s promise to veto bills containing earmarks. “I’m wondering who could be opposed to that.”

~~~~~

Related Articles:

Teachers Union Said They Were Done Losing Members (They’ve Lost 17K Since)

Pew Trust: State Pension Managers Failed Even To Meet Own Funding Estimates

Legacy Society

SEIU Sues Its Own Members for Banquet Hall They Paid For

Don’t Impose Granholm-era Mandates on Michigan Energy

Pension Officials Mislead Lawmakers

Share