An excellent guest post by Rep. Scott Holcomb for Blogging While Blue (Shirley’s place). Scott continues to provide one of the few sane, clear voices within the absurd world of the GOP dominated Georgia Legislature. We are very fortunate to have him on our team.

Read: HR 738: Truth Prevails In Georgia Legislature

This is how low some folks will go in the current political environment. Without any basis, the supporters of the bill were eager to get people scared that the federal government and the UN were plotting to take away parental rights. A conservative group, which I will not name because it does not deserve any attention, pushed this measure. From my vantage point, I want Georgia to focus on the real challenges before us. Let’s stop wasting time, let’s be truthful, and let’s get to work.

March 7, 2012- ATLANTA: Rep. Scott Holcomb, D-Atlanta, holds his 7-month-old daughter Kirsten in the back of the House Chambers during the debate over House Bill 861 in Crossover Day at the State Capitol Wednesday afternoon in Atlanta, Ga. Holcomb's family visited for a few hours in the evening. Jason Getz jgetz@ajc.com

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One Response to How low some folks will go

  1. MouthoftheSouth says:

    Well yes, but who will we have from that district next fall? Elena Parent and he have been drawn in the same district.