Imagine if we passed this law without reading it

2013-11-22T00:00:00Z 2013-11-22T16:15:45Z Imagine if we passed this law without reading it nwitimes.com
November 22, 2013 12:00 am

I remember our president saying we have to pass Obamacare so we can find out what's in it. We are certainly finding that out now, aren't we!

Here's a hypothetical situation. Let's say we need to pass a new bill that will change the way our judicial system works. President Barack Obama says we must pass this bill so we can find out what's in it. Twelve months later, all convicted murderers and rapists over age 65 will be set free. *

- Charles Crist, Cedar Lake

* This letter has been changed from the original to remove a quote that appears not to be genuine.

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