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Thursday, March 27, 2008

Quote of the day

Posted By on Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 10:58 AM

From Republican Linda Bisbee of Rogers, who is running for the District 95 House seat, in response to opponent Duncan Baird's heated criticism of lobbyist gift-giving to lawmakers:

“I do not believe that’s an issue,” she said. “I think that sometimes a lobbyist will take a legislator out to get their point across and to get time to visit with them, but as far as far as influencing votes, I don’t think that happens.”

Read the whole report on the Republican forum  in Bentonville at http://www.nwanews.com/adg/News/220878/

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