Here’s a quiz for all you politicos out there.
Let’s say you’re a Republican running for President. Analysis of the electoral college shows that Florida is important to the GOP’s chances of winning the election — lose Florida, and it’s 27 electoral votes, and you need quite a few more states to make up for it.
Now, oil prices are high and taking gas prices with them. People are clamoring for relief.
So – do you propose more money for research on alternative energies? Nope.
Ah, what about better tax credits for hybrid or electric car purchases? Uh uh.
Okay, tax incentives for companies to encourage telecommuiting? Huh?
So, what is your solution?
Yup. Here is the post card I expect Floridians to receive this fall:
John McCain just teed it up… will Obama knock it out of the park??