They always knew that, but to hear it from leadership is a dramatic shift from "government is the problem" and that what they do doesn't matter. Hard to operate under circumstances like that, and you might miss stuff, like if you're a financial regulator.
For more on this, check out a short piece, "Here Comes Gov 2.0 — And a New Generation of Federal Workers."
The big deal is that in the last year, people see that Barack has their back, and so do people of good will everywhere.
September 29, 2009, 10:04 pm