Cawthorn, Jackson And The 'R Syndrome'
Last updated 3/22/2021 at 12:41pm
The March 8 edition of The Times highlights ongoing obstruction to the public good by two of our elected officials. First, there’s an informative letter about Congressman Madison Cawthorn, one of the warm-ups for Trump’s Jan. 6 diatribe. Then, an in-depth article on the Board of Education’s budget planning illustrates the irresponsible failure of new member Kimsey Jackson to prepare himself for his job.
That these unqualified men even hold office is the result of the “R Syndrome” that commits areas like ours to ineffective government. The knee-jerk election of any candidate simpl...