Letter: Report card for the governor
This is how I would grade John Lynch as governor:
Smiling pretty for photo ops: A+
Attending ribbon-cutting ceremonies: A+
Shaking every hand available: A+
Kissing babies: A+
Looking at disasters and saying “This is terrible”: A+
Entertaining VIPs: A+
Taking first cruise of the year on the Mount Washington: A+
Attending social event and county fairs: A+
Giving empty speeches: A+
Dodging issues: A+
Passing the buck: A+
Actually doing the job he is paid to do: D-.
I raised him to a D- just in case he did something of value that I didn’t notice.
HARRY H. BEAN