Letter: Politicians

April 20, 2014 

Exhibit A: Russ Fulcher. First he backs the GOP closed primary system, then asks Democrats to register Republican and vote for him despite the fact he stands to the right of Otter. What? Then he claims Medicaid expansion is a terrible mistake, ignoring that his nonplan will cost the Idaho taxpayers $300 million over 10 years. His positions are nearly incoherent.

Exhibit B: Sen. Jim Rice of Caldwell accuses the people that exposed the animal abuse of staging the whole situation. Sorry, Rice, but you are going to have to provide some evidence if you are going to make those kind of accusations. You can't just smear like that without proof.

Exhibit C: Lawerence Denney, a ham-handed Republican apparatchik, wants to get his hands on the levers of power that control our elections.

Wake up, Idaho voters. Forget about the rigged Republican primary and their intra-party GOP backstabbing and pull a different lever come November. These people, Gov. Otter included, don't deserve to lead this state and don't deserve your vote.

Remember, we are near the bottom in education, wages, incomes, infrastructure, uninsured, poverty, and these are the people that gave us this situation.

CHRIS MORRIS, Caldwell

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