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I talked about that and other topics recently with another national political figure.
Indiana governor Mitch Daniels he reflected on a similar effort of his own.
We took similar steps in Indiana eight years ago -- yes we've saved a lot of money.
But that was never -- the main objective and hasn't been the main affect the main ethic has been.
That we are delivering public services.
Protection of children in public safety.
The bureau of motor vehicles.
On and on much more effectively than before they're interesting to me that.
Controversy -- there that.
As we all understood it started over government unions are they too.
Powerful that's not what they're arguing about announce those issues are being raised by his opponents must mean something I think it means that folks have.
First of all seen some reforms actually working.
There are beginning to lower costs keep teachers on the job things like that he's -- at that.
-- that would happen.
Have national implications that race in Wisconsin college then I think most people feel that it that it does.
Of the historic pattern in which now public employees in the country -- paid more than the folks who pay their salaries have richer benefits.
Almost bullet -- job protection.
None of which is available.
To folks in a struggling private economy so.
-- win -- -- I think a lot more people have become aware of this and I looked closer to -- they -- -- we anything going on here the issue.
Deficit and debt.
It's coming up a lot governor Romney using average debt clock behind him at some -- that's.
Do you think that the American public he's ready -- grapple.
That is you know it's in this election the American public is more ready than some of our political class.
Kind of -- whom I don't think give the American people enough credit American people.
They may not know the numbers in the details that they -- sense and understand that.
We are very dangerous place and you hear somebody saying you can't -- too much.
At the beginning because you're going to have a.
The economy right off the bat he can you can't shop right away.
For the federal government because that will have an adverse effect do you buy that I don't buy that I think in fact that.
The first step on the way to recovery someone recently wrote we need to recovery from this recovery.
It's been pathetically weak -- so what we're doing is not working don't read I've been reminded lately Saint Augustine once.
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