The gloves came off, though, during an interview with the executive Thursday.Pass the popcorn.
"Chairman Bernardo has, at this point, accomplished very little," Hein said. "The legislature has a responsibility to address issues that are difficult."
Bernardo retorts that Hein refuses to discuss any reforms she's suggested, and the Legislature has two years to implement its agenda.
"People are sick and tired of the 'blame-the-other-guy' politics that Mike Hein practices," she said.
The source of Hein's ire is legislative inaction on the solvency of the county's trash agency. The Resource Recovery Agency has had $1.4 million annual deficits since 2010.
Monday, July 2, 2012
Hein Fires Salvo Against Bernardo
This is going to be fun to watch, especially given that Bernardo is a total lightweight compared to Hein: