Oregon state Rep. Dennis Richardson puts current events in their proper perspective in his latest constituent newsletter:
A Tragic Week in Review
This past week has been like no other. On Monday the world witnessed the tragedy at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. On Tuesday Oregon witnessed the passage of Domestic Benefits for same-sex couples (HB 2007) and Civil Rights based on sexual orientation.
Um... in case you're wondering, Richardson is a Republican.
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