Famous Speech Friday: Utah Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox: "My heart has changed"
The Eloquent Woman
JUNE 17, 2016
Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer Cox, like so many public officials this week, gave remarks at a public vigil for the shooting victims of the massacre at an Orlando, Florida, gay bar. Can we, the citizens of the great state of Utah, lead the nation with love in the face of adversity? Use that vertical pronoun: Politicians say "we" a lot, a cheap and easy way to assume that their audience is with them.