Our Lawmakers’ Greatest Fear: The Voice of the People-Grassroot Perspective – Jan. 5, 2006


What our legislators fear the most is the voice of the People. In the day-to-day soap opera we call a “Legislative Session,” what we as citizens think about issues gets lip service from our elected officials.

At best, they pander to us and convince us that mediocrity is the best medicine for what ails our communities.

Occasionally, our collective voice will be so overwhelming that the Legislature can