Fight Hard, Do What is Right – and the People Will Love You

A new poll from Rasmussen:

Most New Jersey voters continue to approve of new Governor Chris Christie’s job performance despite the continued finger-pointing over who’s to blame for a mix-up that appears to have cost the state $400 million in federal education funds.

A new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Voters in New Jersey finds that 57% approve of the job Christie is doing as governor. Forty-three percent (43%) disapprove…

Faced with one of the more liberal electorates of the nation in a State with a bloated government sector and thus a massive, built-in constituency for Big Government, Christie has shown that if you stick to your guns, do what is right and fight hard, then the people will swing behind you. For decades we’ve been told that the people only want other peoples’ programs cut, but not their own…Christie is showing that the people are not as stupid and greedy as Ruling Class pundits would have us believe. When faced with hard times and when they have leadership which tells the truth, the people come through.

Now, if we could just be sure the whole GOP is paying attention and will do the right thing in 2011…