"Black helicopter" caucus in Senate targets needle exchange
Tue May 26, 2009 12:21 pm

Sen. Bob Deuell almost found a ride for his needle exchange bill, until its addition to a bill by Sen. Royce West threatened to kill West’s bill. Deuell reluctantly took off the amendment, but urged his Republican colleagues to start “looking at facts” and quit looking for “black helicopters” when voting on the issue.

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