Seven Years of Opportunity Lost

January 2001
Business News New Jersey;01/30/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p14
States that former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman did not accomplish much during her seven-year reign as governor of the state. Failure of Whitman to solve problems related to education, taxes, car insurance and home rule; Praise for Whitman's enactment of an income tax cut early in her reign.


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