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Granholm - Couragious?
Granholm - Visionary?
Granholm - Environmentalist?
Granholm - Alternative Energy Proponent?

What state are YOU living in Jack? There's no NEW news here. After all, who was it that helped the auto companies drag their feet on C.A.F.E. standards since she was elected? For being a women of slight stature (and I mean that in more ways than one), she sure had some pretty heavy feet to add to that effort! YEAH ... that really helped the auto companies - now they're just 20 years behind and probably 10 years from disappearing all together!!

Also, you might want to ask Granholm about the Michigan-invented GyroWaveGen(tm) technology and why it is likely to be leaving the state (soon), taking with it possibly hundreds of NEW alternative energy related, high-tech, engineering and manufacturing jobs when it goes (not to mention the 100's of millions of dollars worth in possible exports of a new technology and the loss of a large number of new manufacturing, sales and support opportunities). Yes, the Governor's office will have had something to do with that as well.

In my opinion, Granholm should have stuck to law, since she seems much more interested in acting defensively and safely rather than leading boldly or with any real vision or passion. The GyroWaveGen(tm) will likely be heading to a state (or country) that doesn't merely rely on the regurgitation of nice sounding or 'inspirational' rhetoric.

By every measure - Michigan is now dying and whatever talent may yet remain (and its not much), will soon be all gone. I have yet to see a really critical analysis as to what has happened to Michigan and why (and NO, it's not just the loss of auto manufacturing, because that has been something that could have been foreseen and predicted at least 15 years ago). In my opinion, a state dies not when it looses a few companies (however large), but when it loses its talent and vigor.

Granholm - Couragious?
Granholm - Visionary?
Granholm - Environmentalist?
Granholm - Alternative Energy Proponent?

What state are YOU living in Jack? There's no NEW news here. After all, who was it that helped the auto companies drag their feet on C.A.F.E. standards since she was elected? For being a women of slight stature (and I mean that in more ways than one), she sure had some pretty heavy feet to add to that effort! YEAH ... that really helped the auto companies - now they're just 20 years behind and probably 10 years from disappearing all together!!

Also, you might want to ask Granholm about the Michigan-invented GyroWaveGen(tm) technology and why it is likely to be leaving the state (soon), taking with it possibly hundreds of NEW alternative energy related, high-tech, engineering and manufacturing jobs when it goes (not to mention the 100's of millions of dollars worth in possible exports of a new technology and the loss of a large number of new manufacturing, sales and support opportunities). Yes, the Governor's office will have had something to do with that as well.

In my opinion, Granholm should have stuck to law, since she seems much more interested in acting defensively and safely rather than leading boldly or with any real vision or passion. The GyroWaveGen(tm) will likely be heading to a state (or country) that doesn't merely rely on the regurgitation of nice sounding or 'inspirational' rhetoric.

By every measure - Michigan is now dying and whatever talent may yet remain (and its not much), will soon be all gone. I have yet to see a really critical analysis as to what has happened to Michigan and why (and NO, it's not just the loss of auto manufacturing, because that has been something that could have been foreseen and predicted at least 15 years ago). In my opinion, a state dies not when it looses a few companies (however large), but when it loses its talent and vigor.

Hey, Truth Seeker:
I agree with your criticisms of Granholm, but the "slight of stature" comment was unnecessary, irrelevant, and offensive.

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