The Campaign Spot

From ‘Hold Me Accountable’ to ‘It’s Not My Fault’

New Jersey governor Jon Corzine, in his inaugural address four years ago: “Hold me accountable.”

The Republican Governors Association remembers it:

Of course, these days, his campaign manager is forced to argue why he shouldn’t be held accountable for breaking promises: “In light of the recession, Corzine shouldn’t be blamed for falling short on some campaign pledges, Darcy said.”


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