Skip to comments.(Ma. Gov.Deval)Patrick: Controversial ex-public safety czar would be ‘great judge’
Posted on 12/13/2012 12:04:05 PM PST by massmike
Public Safety Secretary Mary Beth Heffernan who is stepping down amid a flurry of controversy may be in line for a judgeship, Gov. Deval Patrick suggested this afternoon.
Asked by a Herald reporter at a State House press conference today whether he intended to nominate Heffernan to become a judge, Patrick grinned widely.
Well, you know, shed make a great judge, said Patrick. And thats all Ill say about that right now.
Heffernan was listed as a reference on the job application of Sheila Burgess, the states ex-highway safety director who resigned after her checkered, four-page driving record became public last month.
Patrick today denied Heffernan was intimately linked to Burgess hiring.
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Apparently, not if she has to drive to work.
Judge of Traffic court
What a reality show that would make.