Tuesday letters: Haley post about gift was childish

January 7, 2014 

SC Gov. Nikki Haley

GERRY MELENDEZ — gmelendez@thestate.com Buy Photo

— Reading about the governor’s Christmas gift brought several thoughts to mind — is this what she calls “transparency”? I think posting something like this on her Facebook page looks infantile. It is something that the teenagers do: Posting all of their personal behavior is childish and comes across as braggadocio.

Come on, governor — grow up. Post something that matters to many people — perhaps expanding Medicaid. That would impact more South Carolinians in a positive way.

Elaine Dunbar

Columbia

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