Cato Gives Baldacci a B
Rex Rhoades writes:
The libertarian Cato Institute has rated Maine Gov. John Baldacci the 7th best governor in the U.S. for fiscal restraint and curbing spending.
Baldacci is the second highest-ranking Democrat on the list.
The full report is here.
The report finds that Baldacci is the third biggest tax-cutter in the country of either party and notes that "[Baldacci's] grade is much better than that of his predecessor, Angus King, who earned a D on the 2002 report card."
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