>Last days before Election Day in the States. If you’re fed up with all the reports about money pouring in to Tea Party coffers from billionaires, here’s something that might be more inspiring: my fellow blogger and friend Todd, running his first campaign for Vermont House of Representatives, sends out a thank you on his blog for our contributions, which helped his campaign reach its goal — of raising a thousand dollars.
I really hope he wins. And not just because I gave him a few dollars. Any state government would be lucky to have people like him in their ranks. This is someone who walks the walk, and who is willing to argue out the issues (and still listen to the other side and consider its merits) and stand up for what he believes is right, over and over. I know I couldn’t do it, I don’t have the stamina for that. Good, then, that there are people out there who do.
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