CTBT is dead at the hands of the Know-Nothing GOP Congress. Save your breath,
Jake. You opened the door to them.
Maverick: I totally agree with your and the letter writer's support
of CTBT, but I have to say that I don't understand your reference to the east
bench, where I live, and where plenty of my neighbors also support CTBT. Where
do you think much of the support for Democrats and liberals in Utah resides?
Why do you think the Republicans' redistricting efforts are focused on diluting
Democrats' power on the east side of Salt Lake City? Why do you suppose that my
state senator and representative are Democrats? I would have
thought you were above such stereotyping.
Finally some sanity in this discussion which has been dominated by bomb shelter
living repubs who demand that money keep being wasted away on outrageous defense
spending and nuke testing. I just wonder if they would have a
different opinion if they actually had to PAY for the defense costs, instead of
just passing everything onto the middle-class and poor classes. And if they
actually had to live as down-winders instead of on the beachfront houses or east