THE STORY BELOW IS COMMENTARY FROM MIAMI’S WPLG (a Washington Post station – all “Wa-Po” stations offer occasionally commentary at the end of newscasts, usually by station General Managers)
(Commentary – from WPLG.com) – In his first two months in office, Gov. Rick Scott has, at least, shown he is consistent. He has continued to ignore public input and questions from the news media, just like he did during his campaign. Only now, he is a public servant.
It’s not about whether you support Scott’s decisions in these first two months in office. It’s about Florida’s governor being accountable to Floridians.
So far, Scott has all but ignored the checks and balances built into the democratic process, and that can be dangerous.
Scott promised to shake up the status quo, and that’s just what he’s doing. But this businessman turned politician must learn that he is accountable to his new boss, which is you….Cont….