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Friday, October 2, 2009

Do you know where your speaker is?

Posted By on Fri, Oct 2, 2009 at 8:17 AM

CHINESE TWINS: Wills (left), Harrelson

House Speaker Robbie Wills laments that he can't attend the UA-Texas A&M game in Dallas.

... I’m out of town. Besides, with the high ticket price and the cost of parking, food and lodging, it would have come down to a decision between the game and sending my kids to college someday.

A poor-mouth about football ticket prices isn't the best context for Wills to also mention that he's off on yet another expenses-paid junket, this one to Red China (along with Rep. Steve Harrelson, who's blogging about the trip and posted the photo above.)

Has there EVER been a speaker who took more junkets than Wills? I sure hope he brings back one of those made-in-China trade letters.

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