O'Malley one of The 2009 Public Officials of the Year
...this is a time for focus. Because now, more than ever, the key question facing government officials is not what they want to do. It's what they have to do. What is really important to the health, safety and welfare of citizens? Yet even as they trim their ambitions, states and localities can still strive to make government work better. As Jay Williams, the mayor of Youngstown, Ohio, puts it, a leaner future can be a healthy one, too.
...Some, like Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, are numbers-driven seekers of efficiency. ...
So the question before us are we going to see more attention to cycling projects? At least it sounds like we got a good sound bite to make the case.