Look, Ma, Indiana is spreading

Virginia’s most conservative Republicans aren’t holding back.

They are pushing legislation to: wipe out corporate income taxes; mandate drug testing of welfare recipients; crack down on illegal immigrants; beef up gun rights, property rights, parental rights and fetal rights; roll back gay rights; and free the commonwealth from federal laws it doesn’t like….

“It’s an optimistic time right now,” said Del. Ben L. Cline (R-Rockbridge), co-chairman of the conservative caucus. “We’ve got a conservative governor, a conservative House and a Senate with more conservatives in it. . . . I think on issues from taxes to social issues to immigration to public safety, conservatives are hoping to move the ball forward.”

Maybe they’ll offer state credentials on angling.  You know, teach a man to fish…

 

Douglas Storm is a host and producer for Interchange on Bloomington, Indiana's community radio station WFHB. "Why then do you try to 'enlarge' your mind? Subtilize it..."

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