As the effluence of Gov. Snyder’s carefully timed bolus of damning emails was discharged in bulk on the media last Friday, the political fallout went from bad to worse for him and his closest aides.
Digging for a story, speed-reading reporters easily connected the dots — those same dots the governor’s office claimed not to have seen.
Yet, while the details of the governor’s prior knowledge of the poisoning of Flint’s water floated to the surface, spreading like a river of sludge through online reporting — other mischief was afoot.
Attorney General Bill Schuette, who at first was hesitant to investigate the Flint water scandal, and finally, last month acquiesced under public pressure to attempt to learn who might possibly be culpable, also had a craftily timed scheme of his own at the end of the work week.
To read the rest of this blog post go here: Gov. Snyder’s Failed Friday News Dump & Schuette’s Salacious Red Herring Story — Oh, The Games They Play