Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

GOP Effort to Blame Drug Use on Clinton Is Hypocritical

Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

GOP Effort to Blame Drug Use on Clinton Is Hypocritical

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What a crock.

The Republicans have been screaming for years that the federal

government is out of control.

You know the story line: The feds need to get their big noses

out of our lives.

Return the power to the people.

For instance, the feds -- through welfare -- are destroying the

American family. We must get away from dependence on the dole

and back to individual values and personal responsibility.

So we end welfare as we know it and make people responsible for

their own actions. They can either pull themselves up by their

bootstraps or fall down. Just keep the feds out of it.

Now comes a report that illegal drug use among teenagers is on

the rise.

Do we hear cries from Republicans about parents not keeping

better watch over their kids?

Do we hear loud moans from Republicans about parents not

instilling the proper values in their kids?

Are Republicans wringing their hands over the breakdown in the

personal responsibility to choose right over wrong?

No.

The Republicans are having a tizzy fit saying it's President

Clinton's fault.

They're demanding to know why Big Brother federal government

isn't doing more to tell kids it's stupid to fry their brains? …

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