Big­ger is­sue with GGs

Sentinel-Review (Woodstock) - - OPINION -

Ex-gov­er­nors gen­er­als – lieu­tenant gov­er­nors too, if they are in­cluded in post-po­si­tion perks – should not be able to bill tax­pay­ers after two years out of of­fice. Of course, why a sup­pos­edly in­de­pen­dent na­tion of more than 150 years con­tin­ues to re­gard a for­eign monarch to be its head of state re­quir­ing a “rep­re­sen­ta­tive” is the real prob­lem. How many mil­lions of dol­lars would be saved if the posts were elim­i­nated? Robert Drum­mond Ex­eter

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