Pandemic benefit: Increased public awareness?
August 18, 2021
We appreciate the local town hall meeting, here in Sweet Home, organized by state Rep. Jami Cate and Sen. Fred Girod on Aug. 7.
To paraphrase, slightly, what Girod said: It’s good for all of us to get together, particularly in these weird, COVID-influenced times when nothing is normal – especially the legislative process.
It’s important to communicate, directly, in person, with our legislators.
That is particularly true in the topsy-turvy world created by COVID, in which we’ve experienced wild swings of policy, the hampering of effective communication on many levels, a general ma...