Where Credit Is Due . . . Bearden Disputes Luetkenhaus Role in Alarm Agency Bill
Ralph Dummit Of the St. Charles Post, St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)
Carl Bearden, chairman of the St. Charles County Council, says that state Rep. William J. Luetkenhaus, D-Josephville, is falsely claiming credit for making changes that improve the popularity of a bill in the Legislature and is proclaiming himself to be "the champion of the people."
In a letter to Luetkenhaus this week, Bearden said, "The facts just don't support that image."
Luetkenhaus disagrees. He has won wide support for sponsoring a bill intended to settle a long-standing dispute between the County Council and the county Dispatch and Alarm Agency.
The bill gained additional support after Luetkenhaus amended it to require a vote of the people to choose …
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