He then demanded that the legislature pass his plan.
The one that had gone down in flames just months before.
By the same legislature.
Now he's pissing and moaning because the legislature rejected his proposal - again. Seems a bit childish, if you ask me. And not all that bright:
Kaine blasts fruitless special sessionVirginia now waits to see
The session ended with no progress made on Virginia's transportation problems.
By Michael Sluss, The Roanoke Times
Richmond -- Gov. Tim Kaine compared the General Assembly's unproductive special session to a television sitcom Thursday, but he wasn't laughing about a debacle that left Virginia without a fix for its transportation funding woes.
The special session called June 23 by Kaine ended in the wee hours of Thursday morning as many had predicted it would, with a politically divided legislature deadlocked over whether to increase taxes to cover mounting highway maintenance funding shortfalls.
"I don't think I've ever seen a group of people work so hard to do nothing," Kaine said during a press conference Thursday afternoon.
"It was like ... [whatever] (link)
It can't come soon enough.