Monday, May 08, 2006
Riddle: When can a stick or golf club be a proxy?
The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports, legislators use sticks and a golf clubs to reach across the aisles and punch the electronic voting buttons on the desks of colleagues who are absent at the moment a vote is called. House Speaker Joe Salter said technically if lawmakers are not present then they should not have votes cast for them in their absence. I'll say they shouldn't. Robert Travis Scott, New Orleans Times-Picayune 05/08/2006 Read Article: New Orleans Times-Picayune