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Rep. Chellie Pingress Asks Pelosi for a Clean Vote on the War Funding

By davidswanson - Posted on 27 May 2010

Here's a PDF of a letter that Rep. Chellie Pingree of Maine just sent to Nancy Pelosi asking for a clean vote on the war escalation funding (without funding for useful things included in the same vote).

As motivation not to comply, Pingree includes some deafening silence on how she'll vote if the lipstick is left on the pig.

Rep Pingree Letter to Speaker on Afghanistan.pdf103.53 KB

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