All that's necessary, of course, is for pesky voters to stop questioning how she might have arrived at her "victory" in Washington State's stolen gubernatorial election. "Healing" in the liberal mindset means conservatives "accepting" her would-be victory. "Healing" means an end to ReVoteWA and contested elections. And somehow, it means keeping all of Gov. Locke's cronies in positions of power:
OLYMPIA -- Gov.-elect Christine Gregoire yesterday pledged to tour the state to begin a healing process after an election that deeply divided voters and the political parties.
"It's my job to help the state of Washington heal," she told a Capitol news conference called primarily to introduce an initial round of key appointees. She is keeping outgoing Gov. Gary Locke's chief of staff, Tom Fitzsimmons, for at least six months, and his budget director, Marty Brown, will become her legislative director.
"A 'healing tour' -- what a joke!" groused Mary Lane, spokeswoman for Republican rival Dino Rossi. "That sounds like Dr. Phil and not the governor of the state of Washington.