BUYER’S REMORSE: George Will agrees with me that recalling Gray Davis is a bad idea:

California is not a Circuit City store. A democracy with periodic elections should not have, regarding elected officials, a liberal exchange policy–any time, for any reason–for voters experiencing “buyer’s remorse.” Californians deserve to live with the choice they made when they rehired him for four more years just four months ago.


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