Letter to Editor, Ashland Daily Tidings, July 9, 2019; also appearing in Medford Mail Tribune, July 8, 2019
Senate Republicans ran from their jobs two times this session and welcomed Bundy-style militia support to protect them in their delinquency! Cold-blooded Sen. Boquist (R-Dallas) even insinuated they would shoot state troopers attempting to return him to work.
HB2020 took years to develop. During this time, Republicans were as involved as they wanted to be, they were consistently completely disengaged obstacles to progress.