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County Leaders Seek To Dodge Tough Decisions

Posted: March 30, 2014 at 5 a.m.

Among the most amazingly short-sighted ideas we've heard in a while arose the other day as Benton County justices of the peace discussed legislative priorities for next year's meeting of the Arkansas General Assembly.

What’s The Point?

By suggesting new laws to let county government off the hook for the financial responsibility of supporting ambulance services, two Benton County justices of the peace are failing their constituents.

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