The Wrong Apology

New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine yesterday left the hospital where he was receiving treatment after his April 12 car crash. The governor was not wearing a seat belt in a car travelling at 91 miles per hour, on the way to a meeting between Don Imus and members of the Rutgers University women’s basketball team.

According to this morning’s newspapers, Gov. Corzine apologized, saying, “I set a very bad example.”

But the governor’s offense wasn’t setting a bad example. His offense was acting as though he were above the law.

Citizens of a Constitutional republic don’t need “leaders” to set good automotive examples from above.  We need public servants who pass and enforce Constitutional laws that secure our rights and who realize that they are beholden to the people and obliged to obey those same laws.

Sign up for behind-the-scenes updates & gain access to the Sancerres at Sunset library of lifestyle printables.

* indicates required

View previous messages.

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

1 thought on “The Wrong Apology

Comments are closed.