Lynch Bids for Congress, Depends on Voter Amnesia
As the usual and unusual suspects emerge out of the woodwork, we can be sure that we’re going to see and hear some things that should induce a chuckle amongst the politically astute. And there’s no better example than now-Former RI Democratic Party chair Bill Lynch:
The partisan politics of Washington are no longer providing solutions for the taxpayers of Rhode Island. I share the sentiments of voters who are angry and upset with the divisive debate that has ground Washington to a halt.
I want Rhode Island families to know I will not participate in the rhetoric that has left all of us discouraged and disillusioned these past few years…I believe the vast majority of Rhode Islanders want the Republicans and Democrats who represent them to move to the center.
It is time to stop the bitter debate driven by the extreme left and right. We need to come together and govern from the middle in a manner that makes sense for working families here in Rhode Island….I admit to a growing sense of frustration and disappointment with the lack of civility and progress in Washington that has left the American people out in the cold…Washington needs leaders who are dedicated to producing a new way forward and I plan on being a part of that process.
He just can’t be serious, can he? As the ProJo article reminds, this is the same guy who told 8th graders, “”The Democrats are the good guys and the Republicans are the bad guys and that’s all you have to remember.” Now he says he was just kidding. To quote Noah in Bill Cosby’s famous skit, “Riiiiiight….”