Kaye Beach

Populist candidate tackles tolls

In Uncategorized on January 31, 2010 at 8:17 am

The Oklahoman Editorial

Jan 30, 2010

WHAT is it about lesser-known candidates for governor who flit in and out of populism?

In 2002, independent Gary Richardson campaigned on eliminating tolls on the Turner Turnpike, ignoring the fact that the people themselves had agreed to cross-pledge revenue from that toll road to pay for less-traveled turnpikes.

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