That was a flash of steel Governor Perdue showed, firing Kenneth Lay. And there may be more to come.
John Hood of the John Locke Foundation said at the John Locke Luncheon Wednesday that a Republican legislature could be the best thing to happen to the Governor.
She would no longer have to dance with the legislative donkey. She could throw darts at the elephant – and delight the peanut gallery.
That could shore up shaky Democrats. And sharpen her image.
Firing Lay (nobody calls it a firing, but clearly it was) was a good move. So was bringing in David Hoyle.
Here’s another good idea, Governor: Fire the nitwit who’s running the Employment Security Commission.