Don’t Sugarcoat it Senator, Say What You Really Think


“The guy has acted like a jackass. When you hold a high public position you have a responsibility to act with decorum, act with respect to the office. What’s he doing? I’d be fine if he sort of slithered out of office early. On the other hand, we have a lot of work to do around here.

       –Senate President Pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg on California Fish and Game Commission Chair Dan Richards, under fire for bagging a mountain lion in Idaho and posing with the carcass this way:

(Editor’s Note: Richards’ term expires at the end of 2012.)


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  1. Looks like the Senate just found a way to save $1.4 million and 8 PYs in the 2012-13 budget.

    Comment by Let it Bleed — 3.01.2012 @ 1:45 pm

  2. I am guessing Steinie has never had mountain lion steak?

    Comment by Richard — 3.01.2012 @ 3:02 pm

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