Gov. Jon Corzine will be in Pittsburgh tomorrow to speak at the Netroots Nation ’09 conference. The topic of his speech, “Building a 21st Century Economy,” caught the attention of Bill Stepien, the campaign manager for Corzine’s GOP opponent, Christopher Christie: “I heardevent organizers sent Corzinea rush invitationafter receiving hiscampaign’s twitter messagethis week in whichheboasted ofhis financial wizardry PREVENTING our economic downturn (their caps, not mine).I was actually able to track downan advancecopy of his speech. Topics included ‘How to Lose 200,000 Jobs in Four Years’ and ‘How to Increase Home Foreclosures 32% in the Last Year.'”
Tickets to Corzine’s speech are $275 each.