Serving Whitman County since 1877

Parental rights only sound good

Series: Letters to the Editor | Story 30

Parents’ Bill of Rights? Sounds OK until you see who supports it and why.

House Resolution No. 5, the Parents Bill of Rights, has been introduced in the U.S. House of


Reading the “five pillars of H.R. 5,” one senses that in normal times this legislation, though unnecessary, would seem quite innocent. But these aren’t normal times.

The second pillar, “Parents have the right to be heard,” is being greatly debased by many Republicans.

Perhaps the greatest evidence H.R. 5 is bad legislation is that MAGA and House Republicans enthusiastically support it, including Rep. Cathy McMorr...


Reader Comments(0)