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Arnold on DC pols: ‘What wimps. No guts’

By Josh Richman
Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 2:38 pm in Arnold Schwarzenegger, energy, Environment.

In an interview to air tonight on ABC’s “World News with Diane Sawyer,” Sawyer asked Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger about the clean energy policies that he says will be his legacy, and Schwarzenegger talked about how Washington has dealt with this issue.

“We need to go to Washington and say, ‘Look what happened. You, because oil companies have spent money against you, they have threatened you, you backed off the energy policy and the environmental policy in Washington. What wimps. No guts. I mean, here, you idolize and always celebrate the great warriors. Our soldiers, our men and women who go to Iraq and Afghanistan, and they’re risking their lives to defend this country and you’re not even willing to stand up against the oil companies. I said, that’s disgusting. You promised the people you’d represent them. You didn’t promise the people you’d represent the oil companies and the special interests.’ ”

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  • Tea Party Loser

    Arnold should talk. He is the worst governor in California history. He took the ball from Grey Davis and ran California deeper into the toilet. It was not until he was in legacy mode that he decided to stand up to the “Girlie Men” in the legislature. If Arnold wants to see a wimp he should look in the mirror.