The Bone-head award! (humor)

Ann Parsons akp at
Mon Mar 3 14:56:53 EST 2003

Hi all,

I dunnow if this really happened, but if it did...

Lawmaker With Non-Functioning Legs versus Lawmaker With Non-Functioning

Bonehead award two, an "unclear on the concept" bonehead award, goes to
O'Fallon, Missouri state representative Cynthia Davis for stopping
wheelchair bound fellow representative, Chuck Graham, from continuing to
speak in the Missouri House citing the rule that expressly says that members
"cannot be recognized on the floor to debate unless they are standing." 

Graham has been confined to a wheelchair for 21 years following a car
accident.  Others told him to continue speaking after a brief but complete

			Ann K. Parsons  
email:  akp at 			ICQ Number:  33006854
"All that is gold does not glitter.  Not all those who wander are lost."  JRRT

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