Not a bipartisan source

This is in regard to the opinion in this morning’s paper by a woman representing the “bipartisan” American Legislative Exchange Council, otherwise known as ALEC. Come now, no one can believe this group, funded by the 1 percent, that holds regular conferences for Conservative legislators to prepare them to push the right wing agenda, is bipartisan. The state insurance exchange she so excoriates is exactly from their instructions.

If you are going to print highly conservative opinions, please insist the authors do not try to pass as bipartisan.

Dee Longenbaugh



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