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Letter: Cleaning up political system is vital as cleaner air
First Published Jan 27 2014 08:38 am • Last Updated Jan 27 2014 11:02 am

Utah’s political system is sicker than an asthmatic child playing outdoors on a "red-air" day. To make Utah truly a democracy, the Count My Vote initiative must succeed. Campaigning for it helps us all more than does, for example, attending a "clean up my air" rally.

LDS leaders have wisely warned of the dangers of a GOP-dominated state. But the GOP has consistently ignored that warning.

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Our political health is more crucial to our future well-being than is our physical health. I hope our government leaders will "wise up."

Carvel Thatcher


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